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Melissa B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 1, 2014

Melissa B.

Food Writing, Recipe Development, Social, SEO
   Mexico
  |   Henrietta, NY

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

American (working from Mexico right now) natural foods chef and writer specializing in healthful recipe development and food writing. I have ghostwritten 4 ecookbooks, develop recipes regularly for websites, write nutrition and food related articles, and have culinary certification from a health-supportive cooking school as well as a literature degree.

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Skills (6)

Tested
Creative Writing
Online Writing
Marketing
Market Research
SEM
Social Media Marketing

Employment

9 AM Consulting
Marketing Assistant
2011 - Present
Various Web Clients
Ghostwriter, content writer, copywriter, recipes
2010 - Present
Chile Pepper Magazine
Recipe Developer
2010 - 2010
Developed several recipes for Chile Pepper Magazine, a Goodman Media Group publication, printed in 2010
Freelance Catering Cook
Cook
2008 - 2009
Freelanced for 5+ Caterers
Back Forty Restaurant
Linecook
2007 - 2008
Boonty Incorporated
Online Marketing Manager
2005 - 2006
Managed clients of this videogame distributor, including USA TODAY, 4Kids TV, Univision, Knight-Ridder newspaper network and major games publishers for titles like King Kong and Prince of Persia.
Linkshare Corporation
Account Manager
2004 - 2005
Managed diverse roster of clients in interactive direct response campaign and sales channel management, product merchandising, marketing communications plan development, creative optimization and...
Mesa Group
Media Manager
2000 - 2004
Coordinated and assisted in advertising campaigns for best-selling authors, like Tom Clancy, Nora Roberts and Patricia Cornwell for this boutique advertising agency representing major book...

Education

Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary
Health and Culinary Arts Chefs Training Program
- 2009
French Culinary Institute
Craft of Food Writing with Alan Richman
- 2009
International Wine Center
Intermediate Certificate
- 2008
State University of New York at Purchase College
Bachelor of Arts in Literature
- 2001

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