editorial

30 years of experience as a writer, editor, copyeditor, and proofreader. Familiar with the production processes of magazines, newspapers, books, websites, and advertising (print and digital). Fluent in the grammar, vocabulary, and styling conventions of the high-tech, financial services, and healthcare sectors.

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Eleven, San Francisco, California, 2017–2006.

Consumer advertising for Apple, Google, Visa, Virgin America, Oakley, Callaway Golf, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Barclays Global Investors, California Pacific Medical Center, California State Automobile Association (AAA), GoToMeeting, San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau, Joint Juice, Proactiv, Oakland Athletics, Teva, Union Bank, Dignity Health, Aria Resort & Casino, Lyft, TaylorMade Golf, Martin + Osa, Northstar Resort, Carmel Valley Ranch, Life Technologies, BNY Mellon, VMware, NetApp, Next Issue, Western Governors University, Columbus Meats, Helix, Pella, Mayfield Robotics, PayPal, Willis Towers Watson, Kleiner Perkins.

http://eleveninc.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Content Conversion Specialists, Hamburg, Germany, 2017–2013.

English-language translations of website content and social marketing for company that specializes in optical character recognition (OCR) and mass-digitization projects at libraries and archives around the world.

http://content-conversion.com/?lang=en

 

Freelance Proofreader

Clif Bar, Emeryville, California, 2017–2016.

Product packaging (wrappers, caddies, mastercases) for multiple flavors and brands of energy snacks sold in North America and Europe.

http://www.clifbar.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor • Writer

Fish 2.0, Carmel Valley, California, 2017.

Web marketing content for a global business competition focused on the sustainable seafood sector.

http://www.fish20.org/about/fish20impacts

 

Freelance Proofreader

gyro, San Francisco, California, 2017.

Business-to-business marketing for Visa and HP.

https://www.gyro.com/

 

Freelance Proofreader

Butler Shine Stern & Partners, Sausalito, California, 2016–2012.

Consumer advertising for Columbia Sportswear, El Pollo Loco, MINI Cooper, Greyhound, U.S. Bank, Nature Made.

http://bssp.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor • Copywriter

Consumer Financial Service Corporation, Emeryville, California, 2016–2014.

Positioning concepts for Scottrade, marketing materials for PNC business credit card products, best-practices guide for Visa email marketing, welcome kit for Morgan Stanley.

http://www.consumerfinancial.com/

 

Freelance Editor

DDB Remedy, San Francisco, California, 2015–2009.

Healthcare marketing for LifeScan, Amgen, Biosense Webster, Animas, Mentor, Cordis, Nevro, Cbr Systems, Lyric, EMD Sorono, Advanced Sterilization Products, Acclarent, Rebif, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Walgreens.

http://www.ddb.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, 2015–2013.

Journal manuscripts written by HIV researchers around the world and submitted for publication in AIDS and Behavior; 100-page user manual for software program that helps HIV researchers create graphical representations of data; 50-page article on geographic mapping of intravenous drug use in Tanzania; multipage website for global malaria-elimination initiative.

http://globalhealthsciences.ucsf.edu/about-us

 

Freelance Editor

Giant Creative/Strategy, San Francisco, California, 2015–2013.

Healthcare marketing for Amgen, Gilead Sciences, Boston Scientific, Edwards Lifesciences, Genentech, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Shire, Depomed, Neutrogena, Medivation, InterMune.

http://www.giantagency.com/

  

Freelance Copyeditor

Nitrogen, San Francisco, California, 2015.

Healthcare marketing for Genentech, Baxalta.

http://www.nitrogengroup.com

 

Freelance Proofreader

Kenwood Experiences, San Francisco, California, 2015.

RFIs for Visa, VMware.

http://www.kenwoodx.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Hybrid Design, San Francisco, California, 2013.

Annual report for United Nations Foundation initiative to promote family planning worldwide.

http://hybrid-design.com/

 

Freelance Proofreader

Autofuss, San Francisco, California, 2013.

Brand guide for Google.

https://www.linkedin.com/company/autofuss

 

Freelance Proofreader

Venables Bell & Partners, San Francisco, California, 2013.

Consumer advertising for Audi, Phillips 66, Hebrew National, San Francisco Conservation Corps.

http://www.venablesbell.com/latest

 

Freelance Proofreader

Seismicom, San Francisco, California, 2008–2007.

Consumer marketing for Magellan, Sandisk, AT&T Global.

https://www.linkedin.com/company/seismicom

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Stratagem Healthcare Communications, San Francisco, California, 2007–2005.

Healthcare marketing for CoTherix, Carl Zeiss Meditec, Sonicare.

http://www.pmlive.com/pharma_news/us-based_dudnyk_acquires_stratagem_healthcare_communications_417958

 

Freelance Copyeditor

OTR Global, San Francisco, California, 2007–2006.

Subscriber research reports covering global market sectors such as SIM cards, pay TV, beer, retail clothing.

http://www.otrglobal.com/

 

Freelance Proofreader

CRS, San Francisco, California, 2006–1997.

In-house marketing agency for Charles Schwab financial services company.

https://www.schwab.com/

 

Freelance Copyeditor • Writer

InfoWorld, San Mateo, California, 2002–1995.

Weekly magazine for information technology managers.

http://www.infoworld.com/

http://books.google.com.my/books?id=WTwEAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA91&dq=OSU&hl=en

 

Freelance Copyeditor

Might, San Francisco, California, 1997.

General-interest bimonthly magazine founded by Dave Eggers, Dave Moodie, and Marny Requa.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Might_magazine

 

Freelance Copyeditor

LAN Times, San Mateo, California, 1997.

Biweekly magazine for line-area network administrators.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LAN_Times

 

Freelance Copyeditor • Writer 

Moscow Times, Moscow, Russia, 1996.

English-language newspaper published daily in Russia.

http://www.themoscowtimes.com/index.php

 

Freelance Writer

United Nations Development Programme, Antananarivo, Madagascar, 1995.

Press releases about projects that assist farmers and women entrepreneurs in Madagascar.

http://www.undp.org/

 

Managing Editor • Production Editor

Miller Freeman Publications, San Francisco, California, 1990–1987.

Annual factbook and monthly magazine for the pulp-and-paper industry.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miller_Freeman