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  powell berger
Professional/Personal Overview
  When you want to say something, sell something, convey something, or simply get your point across, I can help. I'm an experienced writer who drills down to the essence of the story, cuts the fat, and hits on message, on target, every time. Essays, articles, blog-posts, fact sheets, corporate communications, action plans, speeches, editorial letters -- I've done them all. I'm also a terrific editor, and freaky fast. I work with clients all over the world.

My experience includes everything from dreamy travel writing to corporate annual reports to fact sheets on products believed to cause anal leakage. (I try to forget that one.) I can crank out editorial letters and passionate rants on short notice.

I'm meticulous about things like fact-checking, accuracy, grammatically correct copy, and deadlines.

Want to know more? Check out my website, www.powellberger.com
Work Info
Editor 3 Years
Writer 25 Years
Account manager 20 Years
Education 10 Years
Travel 10 Years
Government 25 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
25 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Travel, Lifestyle & Education websites & blogs (11+), Travelat (11+), Inside Out Hawaii (3-5)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Not-for-Profit Organizations (11+), Public Affairs & Advocacy Firms (11+), Individual Clients (11+)
Other Work History
Owner, Boutique luxury vacation home business in Hawaii. Director, State & Local Government Relations program for national organization. SVP, Strategic Planning & Communications for national advocacy & communications firm.
Computer Skills
Tech savvy with most software, operating systems, CMS, and social media. I'm not a web designer or HTML guru, but know how to partner with folks like that to get the job done.
Computer, Ipad, iphone and DLSR camera go everywhere with me.
Upon Request.
Women's Issues, Teens, Spousal Abuse, & Global Education are just some of the issues I'm writing about currently.

Yes, I'm in Hawaii. No, I'm not surfing and on the beach every day. More likely, I'm up before dawn conferencing with clients from all corners of the planet.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Honolulu, HI. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
Editor-in-Chief and Feature Writer