COPY EDITING + proofreading

With more than 13 years of experience editing for advertising and marketing, I review deliverables—both digital files and mechanicals—for accuracy and consistency. Working collaboratively with creative, production and account teams, I am dedicated to delivering the highest quality creative. Please see my qualifications below.

qualifications

  • Experience copy editing and proofreading a wide variety of fast-turn jobs in a high-volume advertising agency environment

  • Ability to quickly learn and apply client brand standards and brand style as well as trademark and legal guidelines

  • Superior attention to detail and expert-level command of written communication

  • Thrives on working in a deadline-driven environment

  • Works collaboratively with creative, production and account teams

  • Solid understanding of standard production operating procedures and workflows—both digital and conventional

  • Edits creative and mechanicals in all formats

  • Thorough familiarity with professional standards in proofing and editing advertising and marketing materials

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deliver before deadlines

  • Familiarity with design and typography fundamentals

  • Strong communication and collaborative skills

  • Client focused with attention to detail and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

  • Has reviewed materials across all verticals for more than 200 brands

  • Dedicated to delivering high-quality creative

  • Graphic design and production background

  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Asana, Basecamp, Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop), Keynote, Mailchimp, PowerPoint, SharePoint and Word

    EDUCATION

  • University of San Diego Copy Editing Certificate Program

  • University of Nevada, BFA - Graphic Design

  • RECENT EVENTS

  • 3 Percent Conference, New York

  • Advertising Week, New York

  • Editorial Freelancer’s Association Conference, New York