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Janessa Castle | Elance
 
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Janessa Castle

Professional freelance editing and writing
   United States

Overview

I am an experienced, detail-oriented, deadline-driven perfectionist ready to work with you on your writing and editing projects.

Here is a comment from a satisfied client: I really appreciated the 'added comments and suggestions' (which I didn't request, but appreciated) which showed that she was really reading the material and not simply looking for grammatical errors. I would highly recommend her services. thank you.

As a freelance editor and writer for about five years, I have worked with individuals, small business and corporations...

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Sep 23, 2009|Editing & Proofreading|$50|Working
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Sep 14, 2009|Editing & Proofreading|$160|Working
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Aug 7, 2009|Editing & Proofreading|$70|Working
Jul 24, 2009|Web Content|$175|Working
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Portfolio

This is a college essay written by an Asian student applying to graduate schools in the...
This is a sample of an edit of a cancer prevention book.
This is a sample of an edit of a sales book.

Skills (8)

Tested
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English
Technical Writing
Public Relations
Online Writing
Editing
Microsoft PowerPoint

Service Description

I offer professional editing, proofreading and writing services. Client satisfaction is my No. 1 priority.

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Employment

Fairfield Medical Center
Public Relations Specialist/Marketing
2011 - Present
Serve as managing editor of our biannual corporate magazine Write content for and assist in the design of various newsletters Write press releases and other marketing materials Write...
Edit Rescue ~ self-employed
Freelance Writer and Editor
2006 - Present
Write and edit various book manuscripts, documents, articles, reports, papers, and news releases for businesses and individuals on a freelance basis. Clients include Demand Media Studios, owner...
Ohio State University
Instructor
2006 - 2009
-Taught the copy editing course to upper-level journalism students *Lecture material includes micro editing: grammar, punctuation, parts of speech, sentence structure, Associated Press style...
The Lantern - Ohio State's student newspaper
Adviser - summer quarters
2005 - 2008
- Serve as summer quarter adviser for The Lantern, Ohio State's student newspaper -Supervised The Lantern, which was composed of 35 student staff members who were responsible for publishing each...
McGraw-Hill
Freelance copy editor
2006 - 2007
-Edited textbook pages at different stages of production for grammar, punctuation, style, content and flow, in addition to checking facts and ensuring readability -Worked on deadlines to meet the...
Ohio State University
Graduate teaching assistant
2003 - 2006
-Independent course instructor with specific responsibilities including developing syllabi; preparing class lectures and assignments; creating, administering and grading exams; and mentoring and...
Nationwide Insurance
Public relations
2002 - 2003
-Responsible for writing and editing numerous press releases and articles -Maintained media lists and contacts with various local and national media outlets -Ghostwrote articles, memos and...
The Chimes - Capital University's newspaper
Managing editor
2000 - 2003
-Served as managing editor Fall 2001-Spring 2003 *Actively increased number of stories turned in per week from average of five to average of 11 -Previously served as news editor, sports editor,...

Education

Ohio State University
Master of Arts in Communication
2003 - 2005
Capital University
Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations/Journalism
1999 - 2003

Keywords

editing
writing
proofreading
marketing
press releases
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