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  Gwen Higgins
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Offering: Copywriting, Technical Writing, Copyediting, Stylistic Editing, Proofreading, Article Writing.

Specializing in: Finance, Business, Engineering, Science, Digital and Online.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Copy Editor 2 Years
Writer 2 Years
Technical Writer 9 Years
Specialty
Finance 4 Years
Science 11 Years
Business (general) 11 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
4 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Demand Media Studios (11+), AIChE ChEnected Reactor Blog (6-10)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
TurboTax Canada (11+), Zellstoff Celgar (11+), AIChE Virtual Local Section (1-2), Confidential (1-2), STC CWC (1-2)
Computer Skills
Word, Excel, Evernote, OneNote, Powerpoint, Visio, MS Project, MS Office 2010, wordpress, MS Publisher
Technical Skills
Social media management, content writing, research, copywriting, technical writing, editing
Equipment
Laptop, iPhone 4s (multifunctional), other digital cameras, iPad Air
Foreign Language Skills
Basic French
Awards
2008 Speaker Award PACWEST conference, Jasper, Alberta
Associations
Professional Writers' Assocation of Canada (PWAC), MediaBistro AvantGuild, Society for Technical Communication (STC), Editors' Association of Canada (EAC), Canadian Science Writers Association (CSWA)
Other
Writer and Chemical Engineer. Owner of Cayuse Creek Consulting, a boutique consulting company.
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near Spokane, WA. I am willing to travel regionally. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
Writing Samples  
(Various)
A collection of my published articles, displayed on my Contently portfolio page.
Contact Info
  Gwen Higgins
Castlegar,  
Canada

E-Mail: gwen@gwenhiggins.com
Website: http://www.gwenhiggins.com