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Michael Gietz | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 10, 2014

Michael Gietz

Creative Writer/Researcher
   United States
  |  4:27 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I have 24 years of creative writing experience, including a published novel. I specialize in ghost writing, article writing and website content, but I can accommodate a wide variety of writing requirements.

I have studied under Michael Chabon, a Pulitzer Prize winning author, and I have worked on academic research projects, dissertations, and position papers. I have written and edited screen plays, ghostwritten two novels and maintain an active connection with Hollywood as well as academic circles within U.S.C.

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Portfolio

An original novel about the struggle between Light and Darkness.
http://www.thedarkprophet.com
I am the Content Writer for LegalNature.com
http://www.legalnature.com
I was the Senior Content Writer for Loginworks Web Scrapping blog.
http://www.loginworks.com/
I am the Senior Content Writer for Spirituality-Information-101.com
http://www.spirituality-information-101.com
This is an article I wrote for Chuck Hawks on his firearm website.
http://chuckhawks.com

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Service Description

I am a professional and accomplished writer, yet I find it difficult to express the feeling of watching a reader or a client smile after reading my work. It is this personal satisfaction and, "need to please", that is the driving force behind my work.

I pride myself on my dedication to the task at hand and providing work that is as near to perfect as I can get it. I believe in the personal relationship a writer must have with his client in order to achieve the best possible results, and that's something that is difficult to find with a content mill. I communicate continuously through the process and you will always know where your project stands.

Creative Writing
Ghost Writing
Articles and Blogs
Website Content
SEO Keywords
Copy Writing
Academic Writing
E Books
Editing
Proofreading
Newsletters
Press Releases


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Employment

Triple Curve
Product Description Writer
2013 - Present
I write product descriptions, head terms, and various other hierarchical based guides that describe the features and benefits of various products and services. I was also chosen to participate in a...
eCommerce Inc.
Product Description Writer
2012 - Present
I am responsible for researching assigned products and developing SEO specific descriptions for each product. I have worked on several different eCommerce teams for US, UK, and Australian markets.
LegalNature.com
Legal Content Writer
2011 - Present
I am responsible for developing new content and email campaigns and editing existing content for www.legalnature.com, an online legal services company. I develop article topics, write the articles...
Newport Publishing
Content Writer
2004 - Present
I have been involved in a variety of projects including development and production of the website, http://www.Spirituality-Information-101.com. I am responsible for website design, content creation...
Loginworks Software
Senior Content Writer
2011 - 2011
I was the Senior Content Writer for www.loginworks.com/web-scraping-blogs. I developed articles and blog posts.
Sonnen Motorcars
Parts and Service Director
2000 - 2004
I began as a warranty clerk tasked with cleaning up the warranty schedule for the Porsche franchise. The accounts receivable was over 300,000 dollars negative. I successfully cleared the warranty...
Freelance
Freelance Writer
1990 - 2004
As a freelance writer, I am a published author and have completed many different projects such as press releases, position papers, formal letters, screen and stage plays, editing, research papers,...
Fladeboe Chevrolet
Service Manager
1992 - 2000
I started employment as a Warranty Administrator. I was responsible for administering warranty claims and keeping the accounts receivable schedule clear. I was promoted to Service Writer and then...
Family Living Magazine
Writer
1987 - 1989
Acted as a contract writer for Family Living Magazine, writing articles for clients to be published in the monthly magazine.

Education

University of California, Irvine
BA - Humanities/Film
1983 - 1987
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