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Thom B. | Elance
 
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Thom B.

Experienced Communication Pro
   United States
  |   Hopkins, MN

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Minimum Hourly Rate $60

Experienced, flexible professional offering a broad range of integrated marketing communications capabilities

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Employment

Wordcraft TMC
Freelance Writer
2008 - Present
Provide targeted marketing communications and advertising copywriting services to small- and medium-sized businesses, and on a contractual basis to consulting firms.
Allianz
Senior Writer
2001 - 2008
Developed award-winning copy for leading provider of annuities, life insurance, and long-term care insurance products and broker/dealer securities services. Played an integral role in multiple...
VirtualFund Inc.
Senior Copywriter
1999 - 2001
Developed all promotional copy and Web content for B2B e-commerce solutions provider. Supported a major product launch within the first months on the job. Saved time and reduced departmental costs...
Ciber
Field Manager, Information Developer
1996 - 1998
Was employed as a contract employee in the User Technologies area at IBM Rochester Server Labs. Developed printed and electronic documentation for computer server software while managing a team of...
ShowCase Corp.
Senior Copywriter
1995 - 1996
Developed marketing strategies to educate and communicate the company mission and its products for an award-winning software developer.
NCMIC
Marketing Communications Coordinator
1991 - 1995
Coordinated all company communications for leading provider of professional liability insurance. Contributed to a 12 percent growth in policyholder base and four percent market share increase in...
Business Publications Corp.
Publication Director, Promotion Copywriter
1989 - 1991
What started as a college internship developed into a full-time job offer from the local publishing company upon my graduation. Promoted twice in just over two years. Was instrumental in the...
Osco Drug
Department Manager, Store Supervisor
1984 - 1987
Managed liquor and camera departments in a retail drug store with annual department gross sales of over $400 thousand. Supervised store operation and employees on evenings and weekends.

Education

Hoover High School
High school diploma
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Drake University
BA, Journalism & Mass Communication
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Parkland College
AA, Liberal Arts
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communications
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SEO
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