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  Tamson Weston
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  I am a children's book writer and editor with 12 years of experience in the industry. I have also been a personal trainer and endurance athlete and have extensive knowledge of health and fitness. I am seeking freelance writing and editing jobs in both fields.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Book Author 4 Years
Editor 15 Years
Writer 15 Years
Specialty
Fitness 10 Years
Books & Literature 12 Years
Family, Children & Teenagers 12 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
12 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Brainpop (3-5), Harper Collins (3-5), iUniverse (1-2)
Other Work History
Senior Editor, Disney Hyperion 2007-20010
Editor, Harcourt Children's Books 2000-2007
Assistant Editor, Orchard Books, 1999-2000
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, Indesign
Equipment
Laptop, Ipad, Nook, Nokia Digital Camera, Google Books, Nook ereader, Kindle Ereader
Foreign Language Skills
some French
Unions
Freelancers Union
References
See website: www.tamsonweston.com
Awards
Minnesota Book Award, Dupree Award (Emerson College)
Associations
SCBWI
Other
Certified personal trainer
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.