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David Luxton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 14, 2013

David Luxton

Writer, blogger, marketer powered by espresso
   Australia
  |   Currumbin, Qld
  |  12:08 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

Australian-based writer, strong corporate experience and connections in entertainment, travel and tourism industries.

A qualified journalist, I'm experience in daily news media at sub-editor level so you can be assured of quality, accuracy, readability and deadlines.

Also experienced in PR, marketing and communications in politics, business and NGO sectors with more than 20 years experience in management roles.

I currently deal with a number of regular clients in tourism, property and manufacturing and can offer a hard-to-find skill-set...

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Portfolio

Sample travel article from Shanghai
This is an example of a corporate newsletter for a trade-based news website.

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Business Writing Skills Test (UK Version)
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Service Description

Freelance writing and editing for news, publications, blogs and web.

Copy writing, speech writing and press release writing services also available.

Specialist in food, wine, travel and lifestyle.

Strong research skills and access to national and state library services.

Available for travel with regular visits scehdulted to China and Hong Kong.

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Employment

LUXTON
Freelance copywriter, marketing consultant
2010 - Present
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
General Manager - Sales and Marketing
2002 - 2010
Village Roadshow Theme Parks
International Marketing Exective
2001 - 2002
Wet'n'Wild
Marketing Executive
1999 - 2001
Sea World Australia
Media Executive
1994 - 1999
Gold Coast City Council
Public Relations Journalist
1992 - 1994
Australian Provinical Newspapers
Journalist/Sub-Editor
1989 - 1992

Education

Executive Institute of Management
Certificate IV Small Business Management
2011 - 2011
Deakin University
Bachelor of Letters (Honours)
1990 - 1992
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor of Arts (Journalism)
1985 - 1987
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lifestyle
writing
blogging
journalism
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