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Matt B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 23, 2009

Matt B.

Versatile, Experienced Writer and Editor
   United States
Seattle

Overview

Over nine years of experience as an editor, writer, communications consultant, and publications project manager, and in technical, creative, marketing/communications, and legal environments. Proven ability to manage all phases of the development and delivery of high quality publications within aggressive schedules. Effective consultant and leader with over twelve years of experience developing staff and leading teams on four continents. Experience working on high visibility content with marquee clients. Bachelor of English and Master of...

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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Service Description

Spot-On Communications, LLC is a full-service communications consultancy providing writing, editorial, and management services.

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Employment

Microsoft Corporation/Siemens Business Services
Senior Program Manager
2004 - 2005
Managed multiple technical documentation and legal projects supporting company-wide compliance initiatives, including the Microsoft Communications Protocol Program (MCPP), which ensures ongoing...
Childrens Hospital And Regional Medical Center
Communications/Knowledge Management Consultant
2002 - 2004
Managed marketing and communications initiatives for one of the top-ten pediatric hospitals in the nation. Partnered with both creative and technical staff on all facets of the production of print...
Microsoft Corporation/Saltmine LLC
Senior Technical Editor (Contract)
2001 - 2002
Managed technical documentation efforts for the Microsoft Systems Architecture (MSA)—an IT architecture supporting .NET Enterprise Server solutions. Designed and edited a comprehensive set of...
IBM
User Education Program Manager
2000 - 2001
Managed technical publications and courseware projects for Rational Rose--the world’s leading visual modeling tool. Estimated project budget and cost, managed program risks, and reported regular...
Provider Services, Incorporated
Documentation Project Manager
1999 - 2000
Aetna US Healthcare
Procedure Analyst
1996 - 1999
Wrote and edited process, policy and procedure documentation. Created editorial style guides for use in all documentation efforts. Managed the end-to-end development and deployment of a web-based...

Education

University of Phoenix
Master of International Business Administration
2001 - 2003
University of Connecticut
Bachelor's Degree English
1990 - 1994
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