Rebecca Geiger

New York, NY USA

Professional Experience

Highly motivated and versatile reporter, fact-checker, editor, and writer with over 15 years experience at national magazines, books, and websites. Adept at garnering information on a vast array of subjects. Proficient at translating facts into an organization’s style and language, and a talent for writing and editing in a crisp, compact, and entertaining style that is accurate, professional, and easily understood. Excellent communication skills, and proven ability to handle multiple projects. Specialties: Reporter, fact-checker, editor, writer with broad experience in various aspects of publishing. Direct experience with setting up departments, supervising staff and freelancers, and trafficking stories. Interested in education and business topics, as well as health and wellness and general news subjects.


20 Years
20 Years
20 Years


6 Years
20 Years
Other, Specify
20 Years


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
20 Years
Online/new media
14 Years
PR (in-house) - Small to mid-sized corp. clients
1 Year

Total Media Industry Experience

20 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Edutopia Magazine and website (10+), Garden Design Magazine (10+), American Photo magazine (10+), Barnard Magazine (10+), BackUp That, Inc. (10+), Wall Street Journal Custom Content (3-5), ALM Media (American Lawyer Magazine) (10+), American Photo Magazine (10+), Age Wave (1-2)

Other Work History

I have also worked many years for the following magazines and websites: Garden Design, Working Mother magazine,, Jungle magazine, and Jungle Law magazine, ClubMom, Inc. (former website), Parenting, Babytalk. Additional Clients/Projects Websites: (Pregnancy & Parenting Channel): Fact-checker/Researcher; Freelance Writer; (On This Day Calendar): Writer/Editor; Fact-checker Books: “” (Kaplan Publishing, 2011): Research editor; “Influence: How Women’s Soaring Economic Power Will Transform Our World for the Better” (Hyperion, 2010): Researcher/Fact-checker; “The Essential C-Section Guide” (Random House, 2004): Researcher; Budget Living’s “Party Central” (Penguin, 2004) Factchecker

Computer Skills

Proficient in Word, excellent on internet. Currently using Mac OS X


iMac Os 10.7.5

Work Permits & Visas

U.S. citizen


Will provide upon request





Big Deals article appearing on client website and in print magazine 2014
Profile of BackUp That founder.
Content description for client website
Article for former website
Use Case description for client website
Article on colic for former website
Table of Contents descriptions for American Photo magazine
Article on preventing allergies for AOL Health
Multiple Intelligences in Education
For: Fashion: The New Color Is Green: Wrote tip box on facts and tips about natural dyes.
Sex after the baby.
Update on Sids.