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Richard Hughes | Elance
 
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Richard Hughes

Experienced Marketing/Proposal Writer/Tech. Editor
   United States
  |   Altamonte Springs, FL

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

I have over 25 years experience as a proposal and technical writer/editor and marketing coordinator primarily in engineering and information technology (IT) consulting areas. For the last 15 years, my experience has been exclusively with IT proposals and marketing support activities. I have archived, authored, developed, edited, formatted, managed, proofread, researched and written numerous proposals (or parts of proposals). I have also developed draft presentations and graphics using Microsoft Office Suite tools.

I have also...

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Oct 24, 2014|Other - Writing Services|$0|Completed
Jun 23, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$29|Completed
Jun 6, 2014|Technical Writing|$22|Completed

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Portfolio

Developed and edited text; formatted in company template; prepared for final printing.
Developed and edited text; formatted in company template; prepared for final printing.

Skills (10)

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Proposal Writing and Editing
Proofreading
Documentation
Marketing Research
Technical Writing
Technical Writing
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Business Writing
Business Writing
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Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Copy Editing
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Business Proposal Writing
Editing
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English

Service Description

I live in the central Florida area with my wife and son. I have my own consulting firm that specializes in helping small and minority businesses with their proposal and marketing needs. My most recent full-time employment (10 years) was serving as a Marketing Coordinator with EMA, Inc. an IT and Management Consulting Services firm. Prior to that, I was a Senior Marketing and Proposal Coordinator with CDM, Inc. (15 years), a large multi-disciplinary environmental design firm.

Skill areas include: desktop publishing, documentation and archiving, document production, knowledge management, market research, grant/proposal/technical writing and editing, marketing surveys and support, presentation planning and creation, and technical library organization.

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Employment

Starboard Consulting, LLC
Marketing/Proposal Consultant
2009 - Present
Performing a variety of marketing and proposal development/support activities on an as-needed basis. Firm is an information technology consultant and system integrator.
EMA, Inc.
Senior Marketing/Proposal Coordinator
2000 - 2009
Provided comprehensive marketing and proposal coordination tasks to regional office of company as well as internal IT services technical practice. Performed complete end-to-end proposal...

Education

University of Central Florida
Two-Year Certification Program in Technical Writing
1981 - 1983
University of Central Florida
Bachelors Degree, History
1976 - 1978

Keywords

Proposal Writing and Editing
RFP Analysis and Tracking
Market Research
Documentation
Technical Writing/Editing
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