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Kate Brothers | Elance
 
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Kate Brothers

Writing, Copyediting, Proofreading.
   United Kingdom
  |  12:05 am Local Time

Overview

I'm a professional writer, copyeditor and proofreader. Most of my work takes place outside Elance, but you'll see I have a 100% positive feedback rating here, too.

I've worked as a journalist for 20 years: latterly ghost-writing op-eds for The New York Times and Washington Post - and before that in news production, editing and broadcasting at CNN International in London, and for the ITV network. Prior to that, I was a writer and researcher for a national UK press agency. As a freelance, my work appears in newspapers and magazines around...

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Portfolio

Article published by the South China Morning Post, an internationally-renowned Asian...
Journalistic report for the print and web editions of The Hollywood Reporter, a...
Article published in the print and web editions of The Hollywood Reporter, a U.S.-based...
A fun article I wrote for Japan's no. 1 English-language magazine, on 10 of the...
High Tea - an article on Malaysia's Cameron Highlands' tea plantations, for Japan...
Human interest feature on synaesthesia, for a British glossy visual arts and fashion...
A sample of a marketing book written for print and web (e-book), describing the...
This sales and marketing magazine and newspaper advertorial was commissioned by Japan...
A travel article about Sri Lanka, written for the internationally-distributed Elegant...
Web copy for a site that sells health and medical products. The article promotes the...
Sales letter currently used by a British property guru to attract clients to invest in...
Monthly newsletter for registered users of the website www.preventivehealth.com
Published in a national glossy magazine for UK charity Raleigh International
Full copy for a London-based Church website
Some samples from dozens of country/destination descriptions I wrote for this luxury...
Some examples of hotel and resort descriptions, from dozens I wrote for the website of...
One article from dozens I wrote for an alternative/preventive health website.
MSc Medical Anthropology paper on obesity and the mass commoditisation of the food...
Academic grant proposal for a physics / engineering research team based at a top U.S....

Skills (9)

Tested
Journalism
English Grammar
Anthropology / Academic Research
Advertising
General Office Skills
Editing
Computer Skills
English
SEO

Service Description

PenProfessional is a registered company run by Kate Brothers and her team.

We complete our work efficiently and to deadline. Our aim is to develop successful long-term relationships with quality clients.


Providing outstanding writing, copyediting and proofreading services for print, web and multimedia.

ADVERTISING/MARKETING: Compelling copy and SEO content for brochures, product specs, websites and promotional campaigns.

EDITING/PROOFREADING: Methodical and meticulous checking and correction of grammar, spelling and wording.

JOURNALISM: Accurate, authoritative news articles and research, produced to the highest of journalistic standards by a veteren of CNN.

MEDICAL/HEALTH: Articles and research produced for a lay or scientific readership, by an MSc. Medical Anthropology graduate of the University of Oxford.

BUSINESS LETTERS: Formal communications that convey gravitas and professionalism.

EDUCATION: Training and learning information that is concise, easily understood and a pleasure to read.

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Employment

Crown Media
Journalism and Communications Consultant
2007 - 2011
Freelance consultancy and training work across Europe for Britain's Ministry of Defence, NATO, and others - provided through the strategy and training consultancy contractors, Crown Media.
Turquoise Mountain Foundation, Kabul/London/NY
Director of Communications & Development
2008 - 2009
Director at a large and prestigious non-governmental organisation, based in Kabul, Afghanistan. My role included sole responsibility for the organisation's public relations and communications, and...
Cable News Networks International
News Producer/Broadcast Journalist
1998 - 2004
Writing, editing and producing live international news shows. Responsibility for key world news programmes and extensive involvement with business segments throughout the day. Managing production...

Education

The University of Oxford
Master of Science in Medical Anthropology
2004 - 2005
University College London
Bachelor of Science (Honours), Anthropology
1995 - 1998

Keywords

academic
medical
health
articles
copy
proofread
press release
copy writer
journalism
editing
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