Freelance Writer/ Blogger (Remote)

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A creative freelance writer with over four years of experience writing on topics including music, lifestyle, and travel in pursuit of achieving the visionary goal of an organization by relating it to words.

EXPERIENCE

ThatDrop, Remote — Contributing Writer January 2017- Present

● On a daily basis, write articles related to song/album reviews, music festivals, concerts, and any related content to the electronic dance music industry. ● Contribute to ideas, editing, posting/uploading articles, and helping to plan the editorial calendar in the electronic dance industry. ● Search for the keywords used to achieve excellent SEO in articles published on ThatDROP. ● Assist on a daily basis with promoting the company’s website to new readers. ● Study and comprehend introduction of the site under thought and significance of the present theme. ● Attend events and music festivals locally and out of state for networking purposes including conduct artist interviews, and representing the company at press meetings.

Infamous PR, Culver City –Public Relations Assistant Intern January 2018- April 2018

● Serve as a publicist assistant at Infamous PR agency assisting with major PR campaigns for notable music festivals, A-List artists and brands. ● Draft pitch letters, press releases and media alerts including distribution of press releases and client press kits and lookbooks. ● Assist in developing and executing a successful public relations strategy to include event coordination and campaign development. ● Do media research on various clients to gauge what the press is reporting to the client. ● Responsible for monitoring online media to find mentions of clients or any articles pertaining to client activity. ● Assist Publicists’ with research on collecting editor and contributing writers’ contact for client pitches. ● Spend time looking through social media posts for mentions of our clients.

Roll Random, Remote — Brand Ambassador & Sr. Writer February 2013-February 2017

● Represented a social media music platform as the primary contact for individuals who utilized the application, and assisted in running the company’s web blog. ● Supervised ‘Roll Random Chronicle’ blog writing/editing articles, assisted with management in updating and proofreading companies content. ● Wrote on a majority of topics, such as music, concerts, members experiences and a variety of more topics related the application and music industry. ● Received ideas from other contributing writers to implement onto the website and assured it correlated with the theme. ● Worked side by side with the CEO of the application relaying feedback of members, brainstormed new ways to improve the platform, and also, communicated any urgent matters. ● Responsible for many of the local Roll Random events which include booking the artists, accommodation, promoting, and be the point of contact for any inquiries for the event. ● Coordinated meetups for the platform across the country at numerous music festivals and events communicating daily updates, and hosting many of them. ● Worked along with beta members as a team to contribute in ensuring the application runs smoothly and find new ways to improve it daily.

SKILLS

A wide range of experience in writing editing and proofreading.
Strong skills in both print and online editing.
Superior proficiency in using
Google Suite, Adobe and MS Office.
Social Media Marketing and Researching Skills.
Excellent ability to work independently.
High interpersonal and communication skills.
Reporting Skills and Analyzing Information.
Copywriting and Editorial

Education

American School of Correspondence-August 2009- March 2011: High School Diploma
Penn Foster- August 2016- July 2017: Freelance Writing Certification

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