C3 Media Lab, Founder (2014-present)
Established and ran a web marketing and content writing company. Helped clients develop web marketing strategies. Wrote proposals and managed accounts. Wrote content. Used content management systems. Edited copy. Ran social media campaigns. Created and edited electronic newsletters. Used Google Analytics and other SEO tools.
Bristol Herald Courier, Staff writer/Page editor (2011-2014)
Worked as a political journalist. Wrote and edited copy. Used content management system. Posted content to social media. Researched complex topics. Wrote both news and feature stories. Covered breaking news and was required to work quickly and efficiently. Managed weekly feature page.
Asheville Citizen-Times, Staff Writer (2010-2011)
Worked as a cops and general beat reporter. Worked successfully with business leaders. Wrote and posted stories on content management system. Shot and edited video. Interviewed business and community leaders. Developed social media following.
Hendersonville Times-News, Staff writer/Page editor (2007-2010)
Worked as a political reporter. Covered politics and agriculture. Worked with content management system. Developed Twitter and Facebook following. Edited copy. Managed weekly content page. Interviewed business and community leaders. Shot and edited video.
Montrose Daily Press, Staff writer (2005-2007)
Worked as a government reporter. Wrote feature and news stories. Shot photos. Used software to design newspaper pages. Interviewed business and community leaders. Developed strong network of relationships.
Valley Publishing, Group Editor (2003-2005)
Managed staff of writers and designers. Produced six weekly publications. Wrote and edited copy. Worked directly with publisher and advertising director. Helped develop content strategy.
Trinidad Chronicle News, Managing editor (2001-2003)
Ran daily newspaper. Hired freelance writers. Designed newspaper pages. Worked directly with publisher and advertising director. Wrote and edited copy.
Productivity, Publicist, (1999-2001)
Ran publicity for a specialty book company. Managed e-commerce website. Wrote and edited promotional copy for catalogs and direct mail. Received publicity in numerous trade publications.