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Leigh V. | Elance
 
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Leigh V.

Quick, Thoughful Writer and Editor
   United States
  |   Providence, RI

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $19

More than ten years experience a professional writer, editor and writing coach. My focus on is on non-fiction work--articles, web and marketing content, lifestyle writing, essays and memoir manuscripts. I gives quick, soulful feedback and meet deadlines with no issue.

In addition to proofreading, I give special attention to structure, flow, and readability in my editing and write with extreme clarity and compassion for the client's work.

I have published several articles and essays and am working on a full-length manuscript. I have an...

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Jun 25, 2015|Article Writing|$44|Completed
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5.0
Apr 28, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$58|Completed
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4.6
Apr 21, 2015|Academic Writing|$55|Completed
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5.0

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Employment

Freelance Culinary Consultant
Owner
2008 - Present
Freelance projects and contracts for small food related businesses Emphasis on New England seasonal and Italian regional See projects at leighvincola.com/culinary-liasion-2/
Freelance Writer/Editor
Owner
2004 - Present
Contributing writer to various travel, food, lifestyle publications. Online and print. Nonfiction editor See clips and testimonials at leighvincola.com/writing
Southern Visions Travel
Marketing and Communications Manager
2011 - 2012
Culinary travel company based in Puglia, Italy Responsible for the coordination of marketing strategies, event planning and all business collaborations Designed and created content for all...
Edible Boston Magazine
Director of Marketing
2008 - 2012
Quarterly magazine focused on local food and the people who grow and produce it Responsible for the coordination of marketing strategies, event planning and all business collaborations ...
Chris Lyons Communications
Senior Accont Manager
2005 - 2008
Boutique public relations company specializing in food, beverage and hospitality businesses in New England Second in command to company owner Responsible for all aspects of executing strategic...
The Writers' Express
Communications Coordinator
2004 - 2006
Results driven educational non-profit dedicated to improving student literacy skills Responsible for summer program management Developed all grant proposals Served as after school program...

Education

Simmons College
Masters Degree in English and Non-fiction Writing
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articles
ghostwriting
manuscript
web content
blog writing
copy editing
essay
memoir
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