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Ted Carter | Elance
 
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Ted Carter

Business Content Pro
   United States
  |   Jackson, MS

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $14

Career journalist with managing editor roles at business newspapers in Miami and Savannah, Ga. Involved in coverage of all business sectors, with major focus on banking, finance, real estate and international trade.
My 32 years in journalism include 15 years in daily metro newspapers in writing, copy editing and assigning editor roles.

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Portfolio

Profile of chairman & CEO of Jackson's largest baking company. The story provided...
Exclusive story on plans for the City of Jackson to develop a convention...
A look at what Mississippi's departing economic development director would likely find...
An entertaining and compelling profile on a "Biggest Loser" winner from...

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Mississippi Business Journal
Senior Economics Writer
2010 - Present
Cover statewide financial sector, economic development and commercial and residential real estate. Write regular column and daily blogs on banking, real estate and economic development topics. My...
Demand Media Studios
Copy Editor
2010 - 2011
Edited content for Demand Media Studios eHow sites, principally eHow Business & Personal Finance and Chron.com, a partnership site with the Houston Chronicle that provides content on a range of...
Savannah Business Journal
Edtior
2009 - 2010
Wrote and edited stories for weekly business newspaper and provided daily updates tio the publication's website. Planned and developed the weekly story budget. Oversaw design and production of the...
Hong Kong Trade Development Council
Freelance Writer
2007 - 2010
Wrote in-depth reports for r Trade Development Council's website detailing opportunities for Hong Kong and Mainland China designers, suppliers and shippers in such sectors as consumer electronics,...
Miami Today
Mananging Editor
2006 - 2009
Guided a news staff that produced must-read stories for the business community. We focused heavily on news to use in a range of sectors from real estate to international business. My city and...
Savannah Business Report & Journal
Editor
2002 - 2006
Responsible for all aspects of the news operation, including reporting, assigning, editing and production.  Brought our readers detailed coverage of residential and commercial real estate, retail...
LocalBusiness.com
Assistant Managing Editor
2000 - 2001
Planned and assigned daily news coverage.  Helped develop network’s 50 to Watch lists of emerging companies for pair of North Carolina markets. Performed primary editing of all news copy. Coached...
Miami Today
Managing Editor
1994 - 2000
Planned and assigned news and weekly special section coverage for the weekly business publication.  Performed primary editing of all news copy.  Wrote headlines and designed news and special...
Savannah Morning News
Assistant Metro Editor
1989 - 1994
Assisted in coordination of local news coverage and photographs; assisted in supervision of 18 reporters, with primary responsibility for more than a half dozen reporters in several bureaus....

Education

University of Central Florida
Bachelor's degree Communications/Journal
1976 - 1978
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