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Robyn Landis | Elance
 
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Robyn Landis

Virtuoso marketing-communications writer/designer
   United States
  |   Tucson, AZ
  |  3:22 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $80

A sought-after high-level communications pro. Unparalleled wordcraft, diamond-sharp editing, and clean graphics by an insightful, meticulous professional. Virtuosic writing wizardry, excellence and integrity to make you shine. Author of two bestselling nonfiction books (Warner Books); editor of many more. An exquisitely articulate, internationally-published writer and artist with decades of experience.

I've written every kind of marketing/information piece imaginable (full list under Services) for print and web. I'm a precise, rigorous,...

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Sep 27, 2015|Resumes & Cover Letters|Private|Completed
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Jul 3, 2015|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
Jul 2, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
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4.4
Jun 19, 2015|Grant Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Skills (10)

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WRITING VIRTUOSO; INDESIGN MASTER; see top 1% skills
Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (AP Style)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Adobe InDesign
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Service Description

I WILL MAKE YOU LOOK AND SOUND GREAT. Period.

You want to be the best--so you want the best and most experienced writer, editor, and designer. I deliver. Inform, educate, persuade, impress, sell, motivate--with fresh, lucid, compelling copy and layout. I will tell your story, in your voice, with the most impeccable and professional presentation possible. Whether one page or 1000, your material will be outstanding—and stylistically appropriate down to every detail.

Want details? Read on, and enjoy your visit to my profile.
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ABOUT ME:
I have nearly three decades of public relations, communications, marketing, and hands-on creative experience to devote to your project and goals.

(Yes—I started early. I began college at 16, studying film and journalism, and was PR manager of a Fortune 500 company at the age of 19. My first full-length magazine article was published when I was 16. I wrote my first rhyming poem at age four. I was immersed in words early on, and they've been both work and artistic expression for me throughout my life.)

Today, I'm a dynamic marketing-communications pro who offers a diverse range of services, drawing on extensive expertise writing for print, web, email marketing, publishing, and more. I can write or design ANY print piece, from a press release to a brochure to a book. And I'll do it on time, with superior quality miles ahead of the rest.

WHAT I DO:
I am a masterful communicator with a powerful command of language. I...

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Employment

Integral Enlightenment/Evolving Wisdom
Communications Director
2012 - 2014
Developed and oversaw written marketing and program delivery communications for leading evolutionary spiritual teacher Craig Hamilton and his Integral Enlightenment work. Wrote entire email...
Multiple Clients
Freelance Writer and Graphic Designer
2006 - 2012
For a variety of clients, write and edit web copy; write and design brochures, manuals, guides, fact sheets, logos, grants, fundraising/press material, curriculum, ads, posters, and more; design CD...
University of Arizona
Editor
2011 - 2011
Wrote and designed participant and instructor manuals that teach medical and allied health professionals to conduct effective tobacco cessation interventions. Wrote, edited, and designed other...
THE BACKBONE CAMPAIGN/PROGRESSIVEGOVERNMENT.ORG
Development/Communications Director
2005 - 2006
A six-month contract for a political nonprofit promoting education and activism for progressive leadership and policy. Wrote grants; compiled research on grants and foundations; developed a...
WASHINGTON STATE OFFICE OF THE INSURANCE COMMISSIO
Public Information Officer
1993 - 2005
• Developed, managed, and implemented all external communications, public information, and consumer education campaigns, materials and processes; • Established messages and oversaw their...
BodyFueling
Author and Creator
1990 - 1993
• Developed and delivered educational workshops on eating to "fuel" the body. • Presented workshops and seminars to corporations, schools, athletes, and physicians; program was adopted by several...
Northwest Strategies
Senior Writer
1989 - 1991
Chief copywriter, editor, desktop publisher for a Seattle public affairs firm. Wrote and designed press and information kits, newsletters, direct mail, brochures, fliers, ads, slide shows,...

Education

Boston University
Bachelor of Science in Film, with Journalism minor
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proofreading
health
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spelling
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spiritual
personal
memoir
email campaign
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