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Sean Driscoll | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 5, 2013

Sean Driscoll

Let me tell your story.
   United States
  |   Hyannis, MA

Overview

I am an award-winning storyteller with more than 10 years of experience in newspaper journalism. Before starting my own storytelling company, SFD Communications, I spent five years as a business reporter covering labor market and public pension issues; I also have experience covering crime, courts and general interest reporting. I'm a wordsmith with a deep knowledge of computer-assisted reporting, specifically using Microsoft Excel, a passion for open government issues, strong storytelling and using multimedia tools to deepen my reporting....

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Skills (10)

Tested
iPhone
Grant Writing
Zope
Business Reporting
Economic data
Computer-assisted reporting
Open records requests
Journalism
Business Journalism
Content Writing

Employment

SFD Communications
Owner
2012 - Present
SFD Communications is a full-service storytelling company offering a full range of communications services to individuals, businesses and nonprofits. My clients include Knowledge@Wharton,...
The Wharton School of Business
Contributor
2010 - 2012
Write business and economic articles for online business journal Knowledge@Wharton High School, aimed at a teenage audience.
Rockford Register Star
Business reporter
2007 - 2012
Business reporter covering unemployment, labor force, public pensions and general business and news features targeted at a two-county area of more than 350,000 residents. Write blog entries, news...
Chronicle-Tribune
Senior reporter
2007 - 2007
Wrote feature and trend stories affecting local businesses, wrote a weekly business column and tackled in-depth project work.
Chronicle-Tribune
Local News Editor
2005 - 2007
Managed staff of six reporters and 10 correspondents. Planned and coordinated long-term news coverage. Edited daily copy; coached and mentored reporters.
Chronicle-Tribune
Reporter
2001 - 2005
Covered cases from the crime scene to the courtroom. Tracked state and federal court proceedings and trends.
The Indianapolis Star
Pulliam Fellowship
2000 - 2000
Worked as a full-time reporting intern in the features department after winning one of 10 fellowships in a national competition.
Indiana Daily Student
Reporter and editor
1998 - 2000
Wrote newspaper stories covering campus administration, opinion columns and general interest features. Copy edited news, feature and opinion articles. Worked with new reporters to acclimate them to...

Education

Indiana University Bloomington
BA
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