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  Katherine Johnson
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  National freelance writer published in Travel Weekly, Rollins College, Orlando Homebuyer, Conceive, Housing Wire, Florida Homebuyer, Orlando, Where Orlando, Winter Park, Airtran Airways Go!, Portfolio Florida, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, New York Times, and others. Specialities include: Florida travel and tourism, luxury destinations, food, attractions/family fun, healthcare, media, and real estate.

Public relations director specializing in government agencies, community issues, small businesses and media clients.

Former broadcast, cable, print and online journalist with 20+ years communications and mid-level management experience.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Copywriter 1 Year
Producer (television) 13 Years
Writer 18 Years
Specialty
Travel 1 Year
Real Estate 4 Years
Lifestyle 8 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
20 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
TravelWeekly.com (11+), Where Orlando/Orlando magazine (11+), Orlando Homebuyer magazine (11+), Create Magazine (11+), SNOW magazine (11+), AOL.com (6-10), Lake Mary Life (3-5), Meeting Traveler magazine (1-2), Housing Wire Magazine (1-2), Go! magazine (1-2), 512K Entertainment (1-2), Conceive Magazine (1-2), Resorts & Great Hotels magazine (1-2), Portfolio Magazine Florida (1-2), Winter Park magazine (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Bristol Myers Squibb (11+), Builders Publishing Group (11+), Commission for Case Management Certification (11+), Dr. Richard Huseman (11+), eWomen Network - Orlando chapter (11+), It's Only Proper (11+), Wyche & Associates (11+), FlexibleHelp.com (6-10), Page 15 (3-5), PR Works (3-5), Multiplying Talents International (1-2), Orlando Advertising Federation (1-2), Workforce Alliance of Palm Beach County (1-2), Something in a Tin (1-2), Global Urban Development (1-2), Goodie Tins (1-2), b*creative (1-2), Blackburst Entertainment, LLC (1-2)
Other Work History
Associate editor for Morris Visitor Publications; Associate editor at Create Magazine; Executive producer at Central Florida News 13; producer at SNN-Channel 6 and WOFL FOX 35; community news reporter and obit writer at Sarasota Herald Tribune
Computer Skills
All Microsoft office programs, All Mac-based programs
Technical Skills
Avid editing, limited HTML
Equipment
Apple MacBook laptop, Panasonic digital camera
References
Professional and personal references available upon request.
Associations
HBA of Philadelphia
Other
Often travel to Florida destinations for story coverage.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Orlando, FL. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Contact Info
  Katherine Johnson
Philadelphia, PA 
USA

E-Mail: katiejwriter@gmail.com
Website: http://katiejwriter.contently.com