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Wendy B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 29, 2015

Wendy B.

Wend-e-writer. 30 000 ad copy hours and climbing
   South Africa
  |   Johannesburg, Gauteng
  |  1:35 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $42

HIRE ME FOR 30 000+ HOURS.

With 30 000 hours+ as an international agency-trained Senior ad copywriter, I've worked on copy and concepts across the board from TV to web content. If it takes 10 000 hours to learn a skill, I'm an expert times 3.

So don't waste time. Use mine. And hire me.

More info? 3 Clio finalists awarded for advertising excellence world-wide. Satisfied international agencies like BBDO, Lintas, Grey Advertising, McCann Erickson and TBWA Hunt Lascaris. Invigorated freelance clients. And now Elance.

Plus another 17 000...

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Portfolio

Redesigned to give client easy access to images and copy
Firstly the name was created successfully. Then Client decided to use the name for a...
Firstly Client , a marketing research company, was satisfied with the new name -...
I began with a small brochure as Client wanted. This worked so well that more...
This print ad was written to accompany the brochure advertising featured prior to this...
Fluiditea began with the name prepared by me, then a corporate tagline - Ancient...
there were 2 products which I also named - Clear & Flow, Nourish and Grow - I wrote...
This had to be very carefully researched and written and I'm proud of the way it turned...
I was asked to launch this new Sunday newspaper and the copy plus headline plus tagline...
This product required a lot of deliberation and editing to achieve really perfect...
I launched this online health store with the name, tagline and landing page copy.
This T-shirt is from my Greenhorn range in a company I ran for 9 years alongside my...
Refer previous thumbnail of pink Hippo. This T-shirt is also part of the Greenhorn range.
All the components of this mail package were copy-written by me. It dramatically...
I wrote the pack copy, the headline, the subheads and an ad displayed further in the...
Eauphoria, along with Collagenerous and Hycolla form the product trio on the Qlabo...
Name, copy, headline, subheads, pack and bottle copy - this is an amazing product with...
Please note this is a 4 part story, each section is clearly numbered.
Created the company description for the first time, wrote all the copy, headlines,...

Skills (10)

Tested
Ad campaigns
Content Management
Ad copywriting
Taglines
Names
Brochures
Landing pages
Script Writing
Headlines
Creative Writing

Service Description

Feedback Comments:
Wend-e-writer took my copywriting above and beyond words, to new concepts, strategies and direction for my business. She is creative and clever, but also teamed up with me to provide new energy and ideas along with newly created, and trademarkable even, words. I will repurpose her writing for many aspects of my marketing. Remarkable to work with, and truly a find among Elancers!
mktgresearch

BEFORE I WROTE THE COPY I DID THE RESEARCH.

2 years of Market Research in advertising agency - Barker McCormac

LEARNING HOW TO WORK FOR CLIENTS, YOU START WITH THE TOUGHEST CUSTOMER. YOUR AGENCY

10 000 hours full-time advertising copy and concepts in advertising agencies as follows :
Kuper Hands
BBDO
Lintas,
Grey Advertising
Grey Industrial

THE PEOPLE WHO SAY AWARDS AREN'T INSPIRING, HAVEN'T WON ANY

3 Clio finalist awards for advertising excellence worldwide.
Reader's Digest Ad of the month.

A good review from an Elance client is just as inspiring as any of the above. Thanks so much to those who've recommended me - I really appreciate it.

FREELANCE TAUGHT ME TO BE ADVENTUROUS, TIMELY, VERSATILE, INVENTIVE, RESPONSIBLE BUT SADLY NOT FREE.

20 000 hours of freelance advertising copy and concepts
Agencies/design groups under freelance contract included :
McCann-Erikson
Young and Rubicam
Hunt Lascaris TBWA,
Imagineers Design
Dinergy Design
SBBW
Tequila
The Jupiter Drawing Room.

As well as big agency contracts, there were smaller agencies and design...

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Employment

Fulltime agencies, freelance, Greenhorn, teaching
Senior Advertising copywriter
1977 - 2013
Fulltime agencies, freelance, Greenhorn, teaching
Senior Advertising copywriter
1977 - 2013

Education

International advertising agencies
Junior copywriter to senior/heavyweight copywriter
1977 - 1980

Keywords

Advertising Copywriter
Advertising Campaigns
Names
Slogans
Web content
Brochures
Landing Pages
Script-writing
Poetry and Verse writing
English writing teaching
My Snapshot
Writing & Translation
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  • Lifetime
Jobs
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Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
4.9
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Private
Private
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
wend-e-writer
Type
Individual
Member Since
September 2012
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