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Katherine F. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 20, 2014

Katherine F.

Content Writer, Blogger, Editor and Communicator
   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

With 5 years of journalism and communications experience, I am a versatile, innovative writer and editor.

My journalism work has appeared in the Toronto Star, the Financial Post and the Kingston Whig Standard. In all of these roles I have balanced my vivid prose with factual accuracy, all while under the pressure of a daily deadline.

I currently work as a content writer for a medium-sized software company. Here, my expertise is in corporate blog posts, press releases, whitepapers, eBooks and Executive Guides.

I also have four years of...

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Portfolio

Article on backlash of gamer campaign, written for the Toronto Star
Article reflecting on the life of a famous artist, written for the Toronto Star.
Article published in Kingston daily newspaper about soldier reintegration

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Service Description

I offer:

-Content Creation

-Blogging

-Ghost Writing

-Press Releases/Media Advisories

-Editing (copy, page, content)

-Proofreading

-Content Strategizing (Assessing your current content marketing plan and figuring out a step forward)

-Community Management (I will engage your Facebook/Twitter/LinkedIn audience to attract and retain your consumer base)


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Employment

Destiny Solutions
Content Writer
2014 - Present
Responsible for writing white papers, case studies, summaries and website content relevant to the Higher Education industry, particularly administrators and educators working with non-traditional...
One Justice Project
Director of Social Media and Communications
2013 - 2014
Designed and implemented a comprehensive communications strategy for the legal organization Worked with other volunteers to redesign website and manage bi-weekly blog Wrote and distributed...
Queen's Journal
Editor in Chief
2012 - 2013
Managed a staff of 30 reporters, photographers and sales associates and edited all editorial content for the twice-weekly newspaper Lead the rebranding of the paper through establishing an...
Toronto Star
Reporter
2012 - 2012
Pitched and wrote for the City department, producing an average of six stories a week for print and online publication, all of which involved interviewing a range of people Created SEO...
Queen's Journal
News Editor
2011 - 2012
Broke major story on university scandal that was picked up by international media Managed the work of three assistants and 10 contributors with the responsibility of assigning and editing...
Kingston Whig Standard
Reporting Intern
2011 - 2011
Contributed to a series on local experiences with 9/11 that was nominated for an Ontario Newspaper Award Pitched and wrote articles on business, local politics, international affairs, culture...

Education

Ryerson University
Postgraduate Certificate in Magazine and Web Publi
2013 - Present
Queen's University
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
- 2013
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Editing
writing
journalism
content writing
blogging
copyediting
proofreading
social media
research
ghost writing.
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