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Sylvie Beauvais | Elance
 
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Sylvie Beauvais

Talented Writer and Editor
   United States
  |   Philadelphia, PA
  |  12:58 pm Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $27

With 20 years of marketing and communications experience, I have a Master's in Liberal Arts with a focus in creative writing. I was most recently the co-editor for the Wharton Entrepreneurship Blog where I managed the editorial calendar, wrote blog posts, and edited the weekly blog posts that were submitted by our students and alumni.

I have industry experience in education, non-profits, health care, and financial services. I have worked with large institutions and start-ups. I am an talented writer and editor who can develop, shape or...

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I wrote this story for the Wharton Entrepreneurship blog when I was its Co-Editor.
http://beacon.wharton.upenn.edu/entrepreneurship/2012/06/why-do-entrepreneurs-get-mbas/
Co-wrote and edited Wharton Entrepreneurship Press Release for 2012 Wharton Venture...
I wrote a Marketing Plan for a theatre festival as a student in a Nonprofit Marketing...
Non-fiction piece I wrote that was published in Forge.
http://forgejournal.com/forge/2012/07/03/invoking-the-i/
Wrote this updated version of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale.
http://www.friggmagazine.com/issuethirtysix/fiction/beauvais/rosamonde.htm

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Resume Writing Skills Test
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Report Writing Test
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Grant Writing Test
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WordPress
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Service Description

-I have experience developing website navigation and content for start-ups and universities.
-I've developed editorial calendars, and written and edited blog posts and newsletters (among other communications), including the Wharton Entrepreneurship Blog at the University of Pennsylvania
-I'm an experienced writer and have participated on many grant-writing efforts for submissions to large non-profit organizations like Internews and Irex, foundations, like the Hewlett Foundation, and government agencies, like USAID.
-I'm a native French speaker and excellent at translating from French to English.
-I always meet my deadlines, and frequently complete work ahead of time.
-I will work until my client is satisfied.

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Employment

Wharton Entrepreneurship & Global Family Alliance
Senior Associate Director
2009 - 2013
* Managed new faculty research implementation: developed and managed project budget, timeline, process, vendors, and final report delivery and dissemination * Collaborated on fundraising...
Center for Global Communication Studies
Project Coordinator
2005 - 2009
* Developed grant submissions: reviewed and developed grant content and budgets for submissions to major foundations, nonprofits and government agencies * Wrote and edited website content, monthly...
Wharton Health Care Management Department
Administrative Assistant
2002 - 2005
* Assisted in grant writing and fundraising efforts; assisted professors in their publication and teaching efforts * Created, developed and maintained event, professional, and research center...
FeedbackExchange.net (sold to MBAJungle)
VP Content, Marketing and Development
2000 - 2001
* Developed new content and architecture for website relaunch in two weeks; hired designer * Developed marketing strategies; created sales tools, and products for market research website *...
WetFeet.com
Senior Editor
1999 - 2000
* Wrote and managed content for Financial Services channel to make it #1 WetFeet career channel * Managed content syndication for Business Development; developed best-selling product for sales...

Education

University of Pennsylvania
Master's of Liberal Arts, creative writing
2003 - 2004
Cornell University
Bachelors of Science, Industrial & Labor Relations
1989 - 1993
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editing
grant writing
French translation.
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