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Marti C. | Elance
 
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Marti C.

Writer & Communications Professional
   United States
  |   Baytown, TX
  |  11:39 am Local Time

Overview

Passionate about writing; fascinated by the inherent power of a carefully selected word; committed to telling stories that engage, excite and entice the reader.

Raised in the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington with a decidedly East Coast attitude, but fell in love with the South as a college student at the University of Mississippi and has lived and worked beneath the Mason-Dixon Line since graduation.

Former journalist with experience covering municipal beats, crime, business, features and general assignment news for print and...

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Portfolio

Various articles written for publications including The Richmond Times-Dispatch and The...

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Service Description

* Deadline writing and editing -- Available to cover council meetings, school board meetings or other municipal or festival events, as well as general assignment stories; capable of taking photos and shooting video as needed

* Feature writing and editing -- Human interest pieces are my specialty and a personal favorite!

* News releases and press kits -- The best kind of advertising is free advertising! I can help your business or organization get noticed with a press release or press kit that makes a reporter stop and pay attention.

* Resume writing

* Academic writing -- Including all college-level assignments of a variety of subjects, theses, dissertations; 24-hour turnaround available

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Education

University of Mississippi
Bachelor of Arts, Journalism - Print Concentration
2004 - 2008
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