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  Ellen Silverman
Professional/Personal Overview
  The Silver Word provides writing, research and marketing communication services to Fortune 500 companies, financial firms and technology companies.
Our services include:
¦Market Research
¦Annual Reports
¦Business Plans
¦Company Profiles
¦White Papers
¦Press Releases
¦Web Site Content/SEO
Work Info
Technical Writer 10 Years
Writer 15 Years
Researcher 15 Years
Entertainment 5 Years
Technology 10 Years
Finance 15 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
15 Years
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Credit Suisse (3-5), Microsoft (1-2), Hewlett Packard (1-2)
Computer Skills
Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio, MS Project, SharePoint, Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Captivate, Dreamweaver, HTML, Confluence, JIRA, Snagit, Adobe Acrobat
Technical Skills
Technical writing, Visio diagrams
Dell PC, Dell lap top, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Visio, Project, SnagIt
Work Permits & Visas
US citizen
Freelancers Union
Upon request
Financial Women’s Association
New York Financial Writers Association
New York Society of Security Analysts
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel locally. I have a driver's license.
Work Samples
Financial News  
(Business Integration Journal, 8/1/2005)
Importance of regulatory compliance on Wall Street.
(PetroChina, 7/22/2004)
Equity research analysis on PetroChina.
(Business Integration Journal, 7/1/2004)
Article on the importance of compliance and risk management technology systems in financial services.
Market Research  
(Independent Study, 3/1/2006)
Luxury market trends.
Technical Writing  
(Bank of New York, 5/29/2009)
Global Marketing Style Guide developed for Bank of New York.
(BMC Software, 5/21/2009)
White paper on the need for automated application performance tuning.
(Citibank, 2/1/2009)
SharePoint Administrative User Guide for Citibank.
(eAI Journal, 4/1/2003)
Case study on Countrywide's deployment of WRQ's Verastream CRM solution.
(eAI Journal, 8/1/2002)
Article on how Sun ONE architecture helps solve integration problems.
Marketing Collateral  
(NRP Investments, 4/2/2013)
Brochure for venture capital investment firm.
(Various Corporate Clients, 1/1/2010)
Examples of web content created by The Silver Word.
(Data-Rite Systems, 1/1/2000)
Brochure for software applications company