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Lisa Finn | Elance
 
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Lisa Finn

Freelance Fashion and Lifestyle Writer
   United States
  |   Woodland Hills, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $82

- Ghostwriter for successful mompreneurs and business owners with a large media presence online, in print and on television. My clients are guests on shows such as Ricki Lake, the Today show, HGTV and Carson Daly.

- 15 years' experience as a writer, editor and proofreader specializing in feature writing, product descriptions, B2B, sales and marketing copy

- Written more than 1,500 articles for magazines and websites such as ModernMom, Chron.com, TypeF, GlobalPost, Apparel News, Wedding Dresses Magazine, L.A. Parent, Law Office Computing,...

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Portfolio

Visited Tea Garden Springs in Mill Valley, CA, to review spa treatments and write...

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Service Description

I write punchy website copy for clients ranging from ModernMom and Apparel News to Wedding Dresses magazine and Famous Footwear Retailer. Ask me to write a full-length feature article for your newsletter or a quick blog post for your fashion-forward website. Whether you need 50 or 5,000 words, you can count on copy that will entice and influence your readers or customers. I put businesses and products in the limelight so you -- and your product -- take center stage with confidence.

*Extensive experience interviewing fashion-house owners and clothing designers
*Strong ability in getting interview subjects to open up and reveal information
*Ability to write witty, concise product descriptions
*24-hour turnaround on articles 500 words or less

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Employment

Freelance Writer and Editor
Writer
1995 - Present
I have been a freelance writer since graduating college in 1995.
Famous Footwear Retailer
Freelance Writer
2013 - 2013
Wrote fashion and lifestyle articles for Famous Footwear blog titled FOOTNOTES. Responsible for generating engaging, helpful articles for people browsing the blog for advice. Articles range from...
Young & Rubicam
Editorial Manager
2000 - 2002
-Worked closely with account executives on all facets of ad copy for clients such as Jaguar, Lincoln Mercury, Sony and Taco Bell. -Ensured proper grammar and syntax for client copy; proofread copy...
RiechesBaird Branding Agency
Freelance Proofreader
1999 - 2000
-Proofread advertisements, brochures and literature by using standard proofreading and editing marks for fashion and automobile clients. -Corrected spelling, grammar, punctuation, spacing and...
Design Journal
Contributing Writer
1998 - 2000
-Interviewed professionals in the design and architectural industries; wrote business profiles and product reviews for monthly trade magazine. -Adhered to strict editorial deadlines with quick...
Guest Informant/Morris Communications
Advertising Features Editor
1996 - 2000
-Responsible for writing fashion, dining, shopping, sights and gallery editorials for national travel magazine. -Wrote co-op sections, all title heads and photo captions. -Promoted to this position...
EarthLink
Proofreader
1998 - 1999
-Proofread monthly member magazine, promotional material and Web site content. -Corrected spelling, grammar and punctuation errors; checked for EarthLink style and consistency; copy edited sentence...

Education

Chapman University
BA English
1990 - 1994
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SEO
Website
Blogging
Editing
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