Wilton Blake | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Jul 11, 2014

Wilton Blake

How can I help you?
   United States
  |   JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL
  |  7:52 am Local Time

Resume/C.V.

Your white paper and case study specialist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

I'm a content creator and storyteller who crafts enchanting copy that resonates with your target audience and motivates them into action.


Why Storytelling?

Stories have the power to transfer information wrapped in an emotional package. This information is instantly remembered and felt by the reader because you have touched their mind and their heart.

You are always telling stories. Always.

Stop telling bad stories.
Service Description
** White Papers Educate **
The modern white paper is easily one of the most important tools in your marketing toolbox.

** Case Studies Prove **
Nothing carries as much credibility as a story of the success that you've created.
Certifications
The Grantsmanship Center
Grantsmanship Training Program Certificate
Awarded: 2006
Education
Howard University School of Law
Juris Doctor
1989 - 1992
University of Cincinnati
Bachelor of Business Administration
1985 - 1989
Employment
WiltonBlake.com
Business Storyteller
2010 - Present
I help businesses rediscover the authority of white papers and case studies. No other B2B marketing content establishes trust, generates leads, and moves prospects through the sales funnel as effectively as white papers and case studies.
My Grantwriter
Business Storyteller
2009 - Present
I've written over $12 million in funded grant proposals over a 5 year grant writing career. Designed and manages content of MyGrantwriter.net, its associated blog and Twitter feeds.
Urban League of Greater Cincinnati
Director of Communications & Community Initiatives
2007 - 2009
Increased media coverage by 55% through the institution of a media relations program, which included serving as media contact; pitching stories to local and national media, including online services; writing press releases; and providing print and broadcast interviews. Raised public awareness about the agency through the development of brochures for each program and re-designed, re-wrote and managed the agency website.
Urban League of Greater Cincinnati
Grant Researcher and Proposal Writer
2005 - 2007
Developed grant-funded programs totaling over $3 million each year. Worked with fiscal officer in preparing narrative justification for budgetary expenditures. Directed and coordinated the evaluation and monitoring of grant-funded programs. Assisted department personnel in writing periodic reports to comply with grant requirements.
Sesh Communications, LLC
Co-Owner, Vice President and General Manager
1996 - 2005
Responsible for all of the day-to-day operations for this print media publishing company. Published the weekly Cincinnati Herald newspaper and the monthly Njema magazine.
Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP
Legal Associate
1992 - 1996
Practiced in the areas of corporate law, commercial litigation, and mergers & acquisitions. Cultivated a client base of small businesses and non-profit organizations.
Payment Terms
As agreed.
Wilton Blake | Elance

Wilton Blake