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Doris C. | Elance
 
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Doris C.

Eagle-eye editor/copy editor/proofreader
   United States
  |   Danbury, CT

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Over 30 years of editorial experience. Extremely detail-oriented--I will catch what others miss!! Have been called an eagle-eye more times than I can count! Have worked for Grolier, Scholastic, Norton, Random House, and other book and online publishers. Fast turnaround.

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Oct 27, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Oct 27, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Oct 6, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Oct 2, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed

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Heavy copyedit of material using the Track Changes feature of MS Word. This sample...

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Employment

Educational Reference Publishing LLC
Owner
2006 - Present
Provides strategic, creative, and editorial solutions to major publishing houses. Manages a highly productive team of skilled professionals to effectively allocate resources for a wide...
Scholastic Incorporated
Managing Editor
2000 - 2006
Hired, trained, and managed more than two dozen art directors, photo researchers, librarians, production editors, and freelancers, molding them into a highly cohesive group that transformed...
Grolier Incorporated
Director of Annuals and Special Projects
1987 - 1999
Developed strategies and provided publishing services for numerous editorial programs; sole creative force behind a highly successful card program and an unprecedented revision to a...
Grolier Incorporated
Managing Editor
1982 - 1987
Oversaw print production of major reference titles; liaison with manufacturing group during period when traditional publishing moved to computerized models. Established and managed a task...
Grolier Incorporated
Production Supervisor
1978 - 1982
Liaison with manufacturing group and with outside vendors to produce three revisions to the Encyclopedia Americana and three Americana yearbooks (1978-80). Coordinated production of all yearbook...
Lyons, Mather, Lechner
Library Media Specialist
1975 - 1978
With architects, worked with librarians to determine furniture needs and content-collection requirements; followed through until libraries were fully functional.

Education

University of Connecticut
BA English and German
1971 - 1975
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proofreading
copyediting
editing
assessment
science
geography
German
project management
instruction
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