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  Karen Lubeck
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  I'm a multi-lingual Fact-checker/Research Editor with over 15 years of experience in a wide variety of fields, such as Health, Beauty, Fashion, Business, Music, Travel, Food, and Wine. I'm known for my meticulously accurate research skills, excellent phone manner, and my ability to keep calm in a busy, deadline-driven environment.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Fact-Checker 15 Years
Researcher 15 Years
Writer 15 Years
Specialty
Arts & Humanities 22 Years
Business (general) 15 Years
Beauty 15 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
18 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Hearst (11+), American Express (11+), Conde Nast (11+), Time & Life (11+), Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia (6-10), Meredith (3-5)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
McMurry Publishing (11+), Smart Luxury Travel (11+), F+W Media (6-10), RW3 (1-2)
Other Work History
Associate Research Editor at Town & Country; freelance Research Editor at Real Simple, Shape, Food & Wine, Redbook, Martha Stewart Weddings,
Blueprint, House & Garden, and Scientific American. I am fluent in French and German.
Computer Skills
InDesign, Quark, InCopy, Word, Excel, Lotus Notes
Equipment
Laptop, fax
Foreign Language Skills
French, German
Other
Background in Classical Music, Foreign Languages, and Travel. Experience reviewing books and proofreading as well as copyediting.
Freelancer Availability
I occasionally freelance. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.