Maryruth Belsey Priebe | Elance
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Maryruth Belsey Priebe

Green writing and communications
  |   Calgary, Alberta


Engaging, powerful communication is the fuel on which your green vision runs. It's what differentiates you from the competition by captivating prospects and converting them into clients.

As a published writer, this is the kind of content I create every day for my clients. With a specialty in environmental journalism - from cleantech to green consumer choices, green business ideas to eco-friendly home renovations, organic gardening to recycling - I work efficiently to craft the perfect content on time and within budget.

I can provide assistance with:
* Writing: Convincing content to persuade your readers.
* Research: Background information to make your case.
* Proofreading and copy editing: To get you the professional outcome you're seeking.
Service Description
I'm an experienced writer with proven expertise in research, writing, and communicating complex issues to consumers. I've worked with several startup projects as a founding writer, helping to develop cutting edge, informative content that's accessible and fun. I am also very experienced in writing content for magazines and technical publications.

I am a very efficient, deadline-oriented writer with attention to detail and an openness to feedback. I work quickly and accurately and will be diligent in obtaining your satisfaction with the completed project.
Mount Royal College
Fundraising Management Certificate
2004 - 2005
Ambrose University College
Master of Arts
2001 - 2003
Eastern College
Certificate in Sustainable Development
2000 - 2000
King's University College
Bachelor of Arts Degree
1994 - 1997
Payment Terms
All payments will be handled through utilizing either the standard Elance Escrow service.

A 25% to 50% deposit is generally preferred before project commencement, with further payment arrangements determined on a project-by-project basis.
Sidney Stevens
GreenOrder (, Editorial Director
I'm currently working with Sidney on a new US green consumer website,, writing content on topics ranging from eco-friendly birthday parties to solar power generation.
Rod Hart
URBANbuilt (, President
I worked closely with Rod to develop the concept and content for a new Canadian "Green Your Home Directory" for consumers.
Heidi Sparks
Ambrose University College, Director of Communications
Heidi and I worked together to produce several regular printed and electronic publications (direct mail, newsletters, and reports) at Ambrose University College, where I was Director of Annual Giving and primary writer.
Maryruth Belsey Priebe | Elance

Maryruth Belsey Priebe