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Margaret S. | Elance
 
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Margaret S.

Your Proactive Public Relations Source
   United States
  |   Springfield, IL
  |  7:39 am Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $50

Teragram Communications and Margaret offer proactive solutions to meet any public relations needs your company, organization or event may have. Margaret and Teragram Communications create positive public awareness for clients and knows what the media wants to help clients gain coverage in broadcast, print and Internet media outlets.

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Portfolio

Article touting the benefits of mushrooms.
Article on how to quit smoking the natural way.
Article about interior designer's website launch.
Article on how to design an appealing jewelry store.
Press release about SUNY martial arts.

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Service Description

Teragram Communications is a small firm that offers proactive solutions to meet any public relations needs you may have. Margaret creates positive public awareness for her clients and knows what the media wants to help her clients gain coverage in broadcast, print and Internet media outlets.

Margaret has a master's degree in communication and over 20 years experience in public relations and fundraising in the non-profit and for-profit arenas.

Margaret can offer you: feature article writing; creating media relations materials including press releases and media training guides; internal communications including writing, editing and coordinating quarterly company newsletters and other internal communications; community relations including client letters; Web site copy writing; event media relations including coordinating media events, writing press releases, PSAs and some advertising; coordinating interviews and press conferences; spokesperson duties; media kits; crisis communication and other media issues; grant research and writing, case statement and fund development planning; and special event coordination.

To achieve her client's pubic relations goals, Margaret and Teragram Communications have developed long-term relationships with reporters, assignment editors, editors, Web businesses, marketing specialists, advertising professionals and designers.

If you are intrigued by what Teragram Communications can offer you please contact Margaret to learn what Teragram can...

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Employment

Teragram Communications
Freelance writer
1994 - Present
Free-lance Public Relations & Feature Writing (10/94-Present)-Write feature articles for the Springfield Business Journal, a local business publication and Springfield Magazine a community, arts...
American Red Cross Illinois Capital Area Chapter
Community Relations Coordinator
2001 - 2003
American Red Cross (10/01-7/03) Community Relations Coordinator Handled all aspects of public and media relations, special events coordination and grant writing for the American Red Cross Illinois...
Gateway Foundation
Development Officer
1997 - 2000
Gateway Foundation (4/97-7/00) Development Officer Handled all aspects of fundraising & public relations for the Gateway Charitable Foundation-Southern Illinois Region, where adolescents and adults...

Education

University of Illinois at Springfield
Master of Arts in Communication
1991 - 1998

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public relations
media relations
writing
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