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Melissa B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 25, 2015

Melissa B.

Food writer/photographer
   United States
  |   Durham, NC
  |  2:26 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

An experienced writer with certification from a health-supportive culinary school and a literature degree, I specialize in writing about nutrition, food, and healthy lifestyles.

I develop recipes, write recipe intros, and have started photographing dishes.
In addition to editorial writing within the healthy lifestyle niche, I create food, fitness, and nutrition marketing content for social media posts, product descriptions, product research, brochures, websites, one sheets, and more.

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Jun 22, 2015|Content Management|Private|Completed
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5.0
Oct 27, 2014|Other - Sales & Marketing|Private|Completed
Feb 20, 2014|Other - Sales & Marketing|Private|Completed
Oct 31, 2013|Viral Marketing|Private|Completed

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Skills (5)

Tested
social media
recipe developer
business writing

Service Description

An experienced writer with certification from a health-supportive culinary school and a literature degree, I specialize in writing about nutrition, food, and healthy lifestyles.

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Employment

Freelance
Content & Social
2010 - Present
Research, organization of databases and spreadsheet creation, recipe development, writing, and photo sourcing for websites and ebooks. Communications with readers including answering questions on...
Catering Cook
Cook
2008 - 2009
Prepared dishes for several boutique 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 with scheduling, production materials, and meeting with ad sales reps/rate negotiations in print/broadcast advertising campaigns. Campaigns were for best-selling authors,...

Education

Udemy
Various writing and food photo courses.
2014 - 2015
French Culinary Institute
Craft of Food Writing with Alan Richman Course
- 2010
Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary
Culinary Arts Chefs Training Program
- 2009
State University of New York at Purchase College
Bachelor of Arts in Literature
- 2001
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Keywords

healthy recipes
paleo recipes
food writing
nutrition writing
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