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Kathryn G. | Elance
 
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Kathryn G.

Great editor/re-writer/proofreader: fast, accurate
   United States

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Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I am a really strong editor/proofreader who writes both fiction and non-fiction. As a former film business and non-profit executive/producer, I have researched/written/re-written tons of proposals, reports, business letters, resumes, non-fiction, speeches, grants, etc. plus published short stories; I just finished my Master's at UCLA which included a load of writing and research. I'm editing a biography now for a screenwriter, and have edited screenplays and other writing for decades. I'm a native English-language speaker with a BA in...

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Portfolio

Copyedit, format, project management to print and eBook publication
http://www.amazon.com/Lucky-Good-Decisions-Entrepreneurs-ebook/dp/B00EUN8J5Q/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1380998504&sr=1-1&keywords=lucky+and+good
eBook and paperback formatting, cover commission, author consultation
http://http://www.amazon.com/We-Go-On-THE-DELL-ebook/dp/B00H7NVVGA/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1390608171&sr=8-3-fkmr0&keywords=we+go+on+steve+woods
Paperback and eBook formatting--non-fiction true crime thriller.
http://http://www.amazon.com/Who-Killed-Carolee-Carol-Thompson-ebook/dp/B00GDYFSCW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1390608066&sr=8-1&keywords=who+killed+carolee%3F
Edit, proof, format, ebook and paperback, design, write, more!
http://http://www.amazon.com/This-How-Grieve-Im-OK-ebook/dp/B00HUWQNC0/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1390608448&sr=1-1&keywords=shelia+abrams
Edit, proof, format for eBook on mental health and wellness
http://www.amazon.com/CUT-DOWN-WORK-STRESS-Strategies-ebook/dp/B00I8L8LMC/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1391639743&sr=8-1&keywords=miriam+henke
Format and ePublish 2nd edition
http://http://www.amazon.com/Like-Ingredient-Plant-Based-Recipes-ebook/dp/B00BNU79AU/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1390608286&sr=1-1&keywords=eat+like+a+farm+girl
Non-fiction book on personal growth, anger management, and pet rescue
http://http://www.amazon.com/GIMME-SHELTER-ebook/dp/B00B2SRD4K/ref=sr_1_9?ie=UTF8&qid=1358563584&sr=8-9&keywords=gimme+shelter+in+kindle
The Big Six Management strategies for Success. Addresses for-profit and non-profit...
http://http://www.amazon.com/Diversity-Inclusion-Big-Formula-Success-ebook/dp/B00E42UGAO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1390607738&sr=8-1&keywords=diversity+%26+inclusion%3A+the+big
Non-fiction copy edit, formatting for paperback, eBook. Author consultation for...
http://http://www.amazon.com/Voice-Nurse-Michael-Maske-ebook/dp/B00HHBDBL0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1390607928&sr=8-1&keywords=voice+of+the+nurse
Format and copy editor for lovely novel; published to CreateSpace and KDP.
http://http://www.amazon.com/To-Catch-A-Firefly-ebook/dp/B00BDAUMHM/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1360536353&sr=8-2&keywords=to+catch+a+firefly
Non-fiction resource for actors, coaches, artists new to L.A.
http://http://www.amazon.com/Successful-Actors-Guide-Angeles-ebook/dp/B00ARNW9PO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1358455239&sr=8-1&keywords=the+successful+actor%27s+guide+to+los+angeles
Writer recommendation of proof/edit/format/ePublishing work on non-fiction self-help book.
EBook edited, proofed, and ePublished for client. Available on Amazon - peek inside!
Inspiring book for dance students by Australia's top dance studio director
http://http://www.amazon.com/Think-Like-Champion-Dance-ebook/dp/B00ACX5KAK/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1358455404&sr=1-1&keywords=think+like+a+champion+dance+like+a+star
Proof, edit, ePublish format sample from artist coach's non-fiction book
http://http://http://www.amazon.com/Successful-Actors-Guide-Angeles-ebook/dp/B00ARNW9PO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1358455239&sr=8-1&keywords=the+successful+actor%27s+guide+to+los+angeles
Recommendation by biography writer for editing and proofreading services
Short editing/proofreading sample; author's prologue to historical biography
Published Non-fiction essay about a marriage and its end
http://www.cunepress.com/cunepress/booksonline/essays/etg/etg-pages/e-q/galan.htm#essay
Proofreading and editing sample - historical non-fiction.
Ghostwriting sample - "dummies" guide on health, fitness, and lifestyle...
http://www.wynnpixproductions.com

Skills (9)

Tested
Film Development
Non-profit management
grant writing
Creative Writing
English Proofreading
Content Writing
English
Business Writing
Report Writing

Employment

NALIP
Executive Director
2001 - 2012
Executive Director 2001-2012 Responsible for the staffing, fundraising, program development and day-to-day management of national non-profit arts service organization, 10-1/2...
eKR Strategies
Partner
2000 - 2001
Identified, qualified and serviced clients in fields of entertainment, new media, technology solutions and application service providers, long-distance learning, and government Advised and...
Wynnpix Productions
Producer/Partner
1995 - 2001
Responsible for developing company's strategic business plan. Created financial pro-formas for administrative, operations, and investing purposes. Oversaw the drafting and negotiations of deal...
Prufrock Pictures
Producer/Parter
1993 - 1995
Producing partner to Meg Ryan in feature film company. Developed financial, operational, and investment business strategies to enhance competitive positioning. Oversaw company's legal and...
Hollywood Pictures, Walt Disney Studios
Vice President, Production
1989 - 1993
One of key executives hired to launch this new strategic business unit for the Walt Disney Studios Instrumental in developing the company's niche production slate including Joy Luck Club,...

Education

Amherst College
BA, English, Magna Cum Laude
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University of California, Los Angeles
Master's Degree, Cinema Media Studies
- 2012

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