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Marielle Messing | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 30, 2013

Marielle Messing

Editorial Professional for Print and the Web
   United States
  |   Emmaus, PA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $19

I am an associate book editor for a well-known publishing company as well as a freelance writer with a passion for health, science and Geek-culture. I have experience writing on versatile topics from local beats to urban and national lifestyle trends in health, entertainment and shopping. I have edited and fact-checked books for commercial and non-profit corporations as well as the 60-page program for the annual Katsucon convention (katsucon.com). I also have several years of experience creating, SEO-ing, and editing Web sites and blogs...

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Skills (10)

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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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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

I am an associate book editor who enjoys freelancing on the side. I graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a degree in Magazine Journalism and minors in Biology, Anthropology, and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies. I am professional, meet deadlines, and work well in teams or on my own.

I have 5+ years of experience in the following areas:
-Copy writing for newspapers, magazines, and books
-Proofreading
-Technical writing (medical, catalog copy)
-Copy editing for grammar, spelling, style, and punctuation (AP and AMA styles)
-Transcription (interviews, lectures)

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Employment

Rodale, Inc
Associate Editor
2008 - Present
Various
Freelance writer
2008 - 2008
For my full resume, check out my profile on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/mmessing

Education

Syracuse University
Magazine Journalism, Bachelors of Science
2004 - 2008
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health
LGBTQ
Judaism
geek
science
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