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Joseph Reaney | Elance
 
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Joseph Reaney

Inspirational travel journalism and comedy scripts
   United Kingdom
  |  7:02 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I am a British travel / comedy writer and editor.

As a travel writer, I have a regular role as the London correspondent for Forbes Travel Guide, but also pen articles on destinations around the world for publications including The Telegraph, USA Today, Silverkris, National Geographic, Reader's Digest and Huffington Post. I also create web copy for international travel sites including Expedia, The Express and Monarch Airlines.

In addition, I am the founder and editor-in-chief of the travel writing service World Words.

As a comedy writer,...

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Extract from Serendib Magazine, Nov 2012
http://www.serendib.btoptions.lk/article.php?issue=35&id=899#page
Extract from Forbes Travel Guide, Nov 2012
http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestravelguide/2012/11/02/jordans-surprise-luxury-tourism-trend/
Private Air Magazine, November 2012
http://private-air-mag.com/magazine/
Extract from Forbes Travel Guide, Sept 2012
http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestravelguide/2012/09/26/the-rise-of-the-no-choice-restaurant/
Extract from Forbes Travel Guide, July 2012
http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestravelguide/2012/07/13/legendary-noma-restaurant-pops-up-in-london/
Extract from Serendib Magazine, May 2012
http://www.serendib.btoptions.lk/article.php?id=735
Extract from Forbes Travel Guide, March 2012
http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestravelguide/2012/08/03/londons-10-best-secret-sights/
The Telegraph Travel Supplement, Feb 2012
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travel-writing-competition/9058651/Just-back-in-search-of-Ischias-hot-spring.html
stalkingElk Magazine, July 2011
http://www.stalkingelk.co.uk/
Shoestring Magazine, October 2011
http://shoestring-magazine.com/
Extract from stalkingElk Magazine, April 2011
http://www.stalkingelk.co.uk/
Reader's Digest, August 2010
http://www.readersdigest.co.uk/
Destination brochure for Welcome Cottages
http://www.welcomecottages.com/
Destination brochure for Welcome Cottages
http://www.welcomecottages.com/
Destination brochure for Welcome Cottages
http://www.welcomecottages.com/
Freemans Flex, 2009. View it at the link below
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnhkgBe09Xw
The Chop House, 2012. Click to view
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDL3CHWU86k
42nd Street Charity, 2008. Click to listen
Newsjack, BBC Radio 4, 2008. Click to listen
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00kvs8r
The Chop House, 2012. Click to listen
http://chophousecomedy.com/

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Service Description

I am committed to completing all work to the highest standard and understand revisions may be necessary. I will therefore make any amends that are in line with the original project description for free.

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Employment

Freelance Writing
Freelancer
2010 - Present
I mostly write travel articles for high-end publications like The Telegraph and Forbes, but I've also written comedy scripts for the BBC as well as copy for a variety of companies around the world.
Red C Marketing
Copywriter
2008 - 2010
My roles within this award-winning advertising agency included creating concepts and copy for print, radio, TV and online campaigns, plus article/blog writing, proofreading, scriptwriting and editing.
Blake Friedmann Literary, TV & Film Agency
Script Reader & Editor
2006 - 2007
My job involved film, TV and radio scriptreading, editing and analysis. I also completed novel proofreading and editing work and wrote articles for the leading European industry magazine Scriptwriter.

Education

Bournemouth University
BA (Hons) Scriptwriting for Film & Television
2004 - 2007

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comedy
journalist
travel
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