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Kim S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 9, 2009

Kim S.

Your ideas creatively cultivated.
   United States
  |   Gansevoort, NY

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

With more than 20 years of experience in the communications field, my skills are diverse, including writing, editing, proofreading, photography and graphic design. I will work closely with you to determine your audience, your message and the most effective and efficient way to deliver that message. I pride myself on delivering exceptional service.

My writing assignments have run the gamut, including brochures, Web copy, magazine articles, newsletters and book reviews. Topics covered have been broad, too, from entrepreneurs and Elvis...

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Skills (9)

Tested
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Public Relations
Editing
English
English Grammar
Electronic Design
FrontPage 2000
PageMaker 7.0

Service Description

BACKGROUND
I draw on the skills I've acquired through full-time positions in public relations, communications, marketing, radio broadcasting and print journalism. My success in these fields and in my freelance work stems from a commitment to client satisfaction, the ability to communicate effectively with different audiences, exceptional attention to detail and a striving for perfection.

YOU MIGHT WANT TO KNOW
- I won't take on your work unless I can deliver an outstanding product;
- I have a network of professionals with whom I work, including printers, Web designers, audio producers, audio/video production houses, etc.;
- I am a native U.S. English-language speaker;
- I can provide editing and proofreading expertise using a variety of stylebooks, including Associated Press (AP), American Psychological Association (AMA), Modern Language Association (MLA), Chicago Manual of Style.

SAMPLING OF PROJECTS
- Writing, editing, design of brochures, newsletters, magazine/journal articles, CD/DVD inserts and covers, resumes, advertisements;
- Editing and proofreading of smaller printed pieces, full-length books, Web copy, etc.
- Media relations, including conducting interviews and writing press releases, article placement, generation of media coverage;
- Broadcast writing;
- Development of marketing materials, including letterhead, business cards and other pieces contributing to a company's overall approach to garnering business;
- Ad placement;
- Photography at events; editing...

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Education

Syracuse Univ. Newhouse School of Communications
Bachelor of Science in Writing for Telecommunications
1982 - 1986

Keywords

Writing
Editing/Proofreading
Articles
Brochures
Newsletters
Press Releases
Graphic Design
InDesign
Photoshop
Pagemaker
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Design & Multimedia
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