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Brant L. | Elance
 
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Brant L.

Experienced writer and editor
   United States
  |   Miami Shores, FL

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

I have more than two decades of professional writing and editing experience. I have an extensive background in both corporate communications and journalism.

I believe the right voice is essential in communicating to your clients along with a keen eye on grammar, spelling and punctuation.

Let me help your writing sing!

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Portfolio

Developed and wrote press release and worked with local and national media for coverage...
Developed and wrote press release and worked with local media for coverage and...
Wrote articles and took accompanying photos for front page of newspaper. Feature story...
Researched, conducted interviews with police, family and university officials and wrote...
Came up with concept, designed page, took and edited photo, interviewed subjects and...
Researched, secured interview with subject and wrote article on player overcoming...
Researched, conducted interviews and wrote professional bio for bank president
Covered event, conducted interviews and wrote article on NCAA D-II soccer semifinals
Designed cover and coordinated variety of university sources and photographer to make...
Wrote copy, helped design and coordinated printing of flyer for bank's community...
Compiled datat, developed and wrote press release and worked with local and national...
Covered event, took photos, conducted interviews and wrote story on deadline for...
Conducted interviews, researched and wrote magazine article for culinary publication
Wrote and recorded hold message for bank's customer phone system

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Journalism
Press Release Writing
Press Releases
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Voice Over
Article Writing
Article Writing
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Employment

Freelance Copywriter/Editor
Freelance Copywriter/Editor
2013 - Present
- Develop and write keyword-targeted website and blog content for variety of corporate and business sites - Research and write stories for media outlets including Miami Herald - Conduct interviews...
Dell & Schaefer
Marketing and Communications Manager
2013 - 2013
- Develop and manage content for firmís three external websites - Develop firmís public relations efforts including composition, distribution of press releases - Develop and implement companyís...
City National Bank of Florida
Corporate Communications Specialist
2007 - 2012
- Plan and help direct marketing and public relations campaigns - Responsible for content and management of company intranet - Develop content, manage and update bank
Coral Gables Gazette
Sports/Travel Editor
2004 - 2007
- Develop story ideas - Interview subjects - Write articles - Design and lay out sports section - Edit copy - Photograph events
Crowther Communications
Communications Specialist
2000 - 2003
- Develop and write press releases and distribute to targeted media contacts - Present media plans and strategies to clients and make advertising buys - Create advertising materials via desktop...

Education

Florida International University
Bachelor's degree Journalism
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