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Lauren Wells | Elance
 
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Lauren Wells

Creative Writing Professional
   United States
  |   Queens, NY
  |  9:00 pm Local Time

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Overview

With experience writing and editing creative copy, fiction, nonfiction, marketing materials, and entertainment pieces for print and web publication, I am here to help shape your objectives into professional, eye-catching pieces. I have designed and managed websites and social media accounts for entertainers, and I have produced hundreds of creative articles, events, and marketing strategies. I will listen to your ideas and goals in order to deliver quality, timely work that fits your needs. I am solution-driven with an eye for detail, and...

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Portfolio

Attended and photographed a VH1-sponsored event in Brooklyn, where 24 bands competed...
Researched and compiled helpful information about moving in a busy city such as New...
Compiled an advice piece geared toward young adults. The sensitive subject matter is...
The release of Jack White's new album, Lazarus, was trending globally. I researched...
Photographed the CHVRCHES concert at Northside Festival in Brooklyn for...

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English
Writing
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Blogging
Adobe Photoshop
Poster Design
Marketing
Social Media Marketing
Poetry

Service Description

I approach my work with a can-do attitude and no challenge is too great. If I bump into an obstacle, I'll come up with creative solutions to alleviate the problem and get you the results you're looking for.

My creative & professional services include (but are not limited to):

* Writing (copy-writing, blogging, editorial, press releases, entertainment, reviews, articles, creative pieces, experimental, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, music)
* Editing (skilled in AP and Chicago styles, grammar, punctuation, etc.)
* Graphic Design (poster design, web banners, Wix website design)

Please see my website for a portfolio of my work:
www.laurenlwells.com

For my creative resume, please see:
sumry.in/laurenwells

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Employment

Northwestern Mutual
Director of Marketing and Client Services
2013 - 2014
Chris Faicco is a wealth management advisor who recently celebrated his 25th Anniversary at The Russo Group of Northwestern Mutual. He is a top-producing, award-winning financial advisor, with over...
PBJS
Associate Producer
2012 - 2012
• Planned and produced experiential marketing events for clients such as Verizon, Procter & Gamble, and GM • Researched and compiled information for RFPs; maintained account relationships •...
eBaum's World (Viumbe, LLC)
College Representative Manager
2012 - 2012
• Managed and recruited undergrad students at the top 25 largest U.S. universities; trained all new hires • Reviewed and researched innovative ways to improve brand awareness and the company’s...
Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Publicity Coordinator for William Smith Deans
2010 - 2012
• Used Adobe Photoshop suite to design promotional materials (flyers, email attachments, mailing cards, etc.) for various campus wide functions • Held weekly meetings with William Smith Deans to...
The Herald Newspaper of HWS
Music Contributor
2009 - 2012
• Write articles/reviews about new artists and albums, or already prominent artists and their new releases • Complete thorough articles under tight deadlines • Write articles/reviews regarding live...
Live from Geneva Concert Series
Student Representative
2008 - 2012
• Planned shows including Umphrey’s McGee, Medeski, Martin, and Wood, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Girl Talk, and Shiny Toy Guns • Deliberated with prominent community members on a weekly...
HWS Live
Vice President
2008 - 2011
• Designed graphics and logos using Photoshop and other software to promote student musicians • Planned on-campus and local off-campus events for students to showcase their musical talent • Handled...
Kartel Creative
Intern
2010 - 2010
• Redesigned and maintained Kartel’s numerous record labels’ web pages and social networking sites using web formatting programs and Adobe Photoshop • Assisted in promotional activities including...
MCT Management
Management Intern
2010 - 2010
• Compiled social media reports detailing artist profiles and ways to gain exposure and better market their campaigns • Tracked how well social media campaigns were performing • Worked directly...
Sony Music: RCA Music Group
Publicity Intern
2009 - 2009
• Assisted the department with various mailings, assembled press kit folders, and maintained press lists • Drafted press releases detailing label artists and their latest endeavors • Compiled and...
Magus Entertainment
Intern
2009 - 2009
• Worked with a team of managers to complete day-to-day managerial tasks and administrative duties • Arranged artists’ travel accommodations and tour itineraries • Updated artists’ online accounts...
HWS Alumni House
Event Planning Intern
2008 - 2009
• Coordinated events by researching vendors and choosing the best options and venues for events • Organized alumni records in order to maintain up to date information • Updated technology databases...

Education

Curtin University of Technology
Study Abroad
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Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Bachelor of Arts in English
2008 - 2012

Keywords

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creative
marketing
entertainment
music
English
poetry
social media
editing
blogging
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