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Annie Waddington-Feather | Elance
 
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Annie Waddington-Feather

Freelance writer and communications expert
   Australia
  |   Blackwood, South Australia
  |  2:47 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

I have over 15 years of experience in communications and journalism, and excel at researching and creating articles and copy, across a wide range of industries, in the style of the media or client I am working for.

As a freelance journalist, I have written original articles on a variety of subjects for consumer and trade press, including business publications, regional newspapers, martial arts, travel and lifestyle publications, as well as a variety of websites.

My web copy is easy to read and promotes a product or service using key words...

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Dec 1, 2013|Copywriting|$294|Completed
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Nov 20, 2013|Web Content|$670|Working
Jun 22, 2013|Resumes & Cover Letters|$499|Completed
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May 22, 2013|Copywriting|$40|Completed

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Portfolio

Website and blog for a solar power installer which incorporates key words for SEO as...
http://www.solartv.com.au
Discusses the problem of preserving ancient monuments as visitor numbers increase.
Feature length article on what to see and do in Queensland
Short walk article for Great Walks magazine:
Full length feature on exploring the Barossa Valley in South Australia
Interview with successful businesswoman who uses a virtual PA
PKF accountants Adelaide monthly client newsletter
Annual Report for not-for-profit accommodation and employment provider Orana
Quarterly supporter newsletter for not-for-profit accommodation and employment provider...
Customer newsletter for The Loan Hound
Researched information Drafted media release Distributed to Adelaide media resulting in...
Drafted media release Distributed to Adelaide based media resulting in Broadcast, print...

Skills (6)

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Content Writing
Business Writing
Report Writing
Online Writing
Event Planning
Public Relations
Public Relations Skill Test
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Service Description

Working from briefs or original research, I write copy for the entire range of communications including newsletters, advertisements, advertorials, competitions, letters to editors, leaflets, e-zines, blogs, media alerts, briefing sheets, corporate brochures, annual press releases, websites and non-biased client by-lined features.

Regular contracts include International Correspondent for the trade publication Credit Control and reporter for my local monthly newspaper The Blackwood Times.

In addition, I have been commissioned to write articles for The Weekend Australian Travel Section, SA Motor Magazine and Great Walks magazine.

I have extensive experience in communications for a wide range of consumer and trade industries. As well as media liaison, Client projects have included organising seminars, conferences, product launches, specialist VIP events and fundraising events.

In the UK I worked on high profile events such as Wales Rally GB, the British leg of the WRC, British Rally Championships, The World Transplant Games and the London Boat Show. Since moving to Australia, I headed up the communications for Special Olympics Australia IX National Games. As well as media communications and managing the media office, I was responsible for recruiting and training press officers and crisis management planning.

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Employment

The Blackwood Times
Chief Reporter
2011 - Present
Source and research news stories relevant to the Blackwood community for this monthly publication. Editions can be found at www.blackwoodtimes.com.au
Credit Control Journal Incorporating Asset & Risk
International Correspondant
2010 - Present
Research and write 'From the Other Side' column for this UK credit trade publication - www.creditcontrol.co.uk

Education

Cornwall College
Post Graduate Pre-entry course in Newspaper Journa
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London Metropolitan University
BSC (Hons) in Biological Sciences, 2ii
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Keywords

communications
business
blogs
article writing
press releases
content writing
copywriting
web content
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