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Karley Ziegler Mott | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 29, 2015

Karley Ziegler Mott

Your go-to beauty and skin care guru
   United States
Rochester
  |  7:32 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

I am Karley Ziegler Mott, an accomplished print Beauty Editor, Contributing Writer, Blogger, and Brand Ambassador. My specialties include provide beauty brands with ad copy, banner campaigns, website content, newsletters, blogging & social media. I am a Makeup Artist and Educator in the industry as well.

While I specialize in beauty, I also have experience writing about politics for multiple websites and covering Major League Baseball, with an emphasis on the New York Yankees.


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Mar 19, 2014|Copywriting|$1,256|Completed
Feb 26, 2014|Web Content|$33|Completed
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Sep 17, 2013|E-books and Blogs|$100|Working

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Portfolio

Fall/Winter 2012 issue (pages 92-93) Wrote article about how to wear red lipsticks
All About Beauty, by Karley Ziegler Mott, focused on spring green beauty trends.
Mother's Guilt by Karley Ziegler Mott
http://www.mamapedia.com/voices/mother-tick-s-guilt-carving-out-me-time-tbd
My award-winner blog focused on green beauty, lifestyle, DIY projects, and more.
http://chicandgreendaily.com
I am a blogger for our local newspaper.
http://blogs.democratandchronicle.com/irondequoit

Skills (10)

Tested
Online Writing
Social Media Marketing
Content Writing
Business Writing
eCommerce Consulting
English
English Spelling
Sales
Email
Internet Marketing

Service Description

What sets me apart from the rest?


My name is Karley Ziegler Mott and one of the most sought after freelance beauty writers, editors, and brand ambassadors in the United States because I love what I do and am good at it. Writing is my passion and it is also my full-time job. I am so lucky to do what I love on my own terms and to be able to do this from home.

PRINT EXPERIENCE.

I am a freelance writer at USA TODAY and their Modern Woman magazine. I have been hired to write articles for Gannett on topics such as seasonal beauty trends and style. I have served as the print and online Beauty Editor & Social Media Manager for Hope for Women magazine. An expert in my field, I have been featured in Martha Stewart Body + Soul, Green Mom Magazine, and Canadian Living.

I have been writing for decades, though. I actually began writing for publication when I was a sophomore in high school. I was so passionate about writing that I convinced the editor of our local weekly newspaper, The Times, to hire me as a freelance reporter. I covered everything ranging from school board meetings to sports scores to the rising number of AIDS cases in our rural county.

I really loved writing and was honored to be chosen my senior year to attend a journalism conference for teens in Washington, DC hosted by Cokie Roberts of ABC News.

BEAUTY INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

I got away from writing for several years because life took me in another direction after college: the beauty industry.

While I was...

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Employment

CARGO Cosmetics
Regional Sales & Education Specialist
2014 - Present
Training beauty advisors to build their product knowledge and makeup application techniques. Increase sales at CARGO for several Kohl's department store locations in New York. Build relationships...
Examiner
Beauty Writer
2013 - Present
I write several time per week about beauty topics. Hair care, skin care, nail trends, and makeup tips are all topics covered.
USA TODAY
Freelance Beauty Writer
2012 - Present
I am a work for hire freelancer. My beauty writing for USA TODAY has appeared in print in their popular season print magazine called Modern Woman.
(seed) Body Care
Marketing Manager
2012 - Present
I am responsible for implementing a social media and online marketing plan. This includes blogger outreach duties, Pinterest, Facebook, and creating content for the company blog.
Chic & Green
Editor
2007 - Present
Editor of daily green beauty & lifestyle blog which has created a buzz worldwide and been mentioned in numerous publications and by celebrities including Alicia Silverstone online.
HOPE for Women Magazine
Beauty Editor
2013 - 2014
I covered skin care, cosmetics, and beauty trends and tips for a magazine devoted to strong, inspiring women. The magazine was available online and print copies were sold at Barnes & Noble.
Nature's Basin
Social Media Coordinator
2011 - 2013
My duties included blog outreach, social media marketing (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest), blogging, and press release writing for this well-known organic and natural beauty products company which...
KZM Facial Care Boutique
CEO
2006 - 2009
Developed a line of skincare which quickly started selling worldwide, has been featured in a leading beauty magazine, and dozens of online beauty sites. Despite a weak economy, business grew more...
Retail Cosmetics & Skin Care Industry
Various
1994 - 2002
Various positions ranging from Skin Care Specialist, Facialist, Freelance Makeup Artist to Business Manager and Account Coordinator for major brands such as Clinique, Clarins, Estee Lauder,...

Education

Continental School of Beauty
Cosmetology; Esthetics
1998 - 1998
St. John Fisher College
Political Science/Sociology
1993 - 1997

Keywords

skincare
marketing
social media
pinterest
blogger
beauty
cosmetics
makeup
ad copy
advertising
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