Conchita Funcia

New York, NY USA
Website: http://www.conchitafuncia.com
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Professional Experience

Sharp Writer. Strategic Thinker. Idea Generator. Fast Turnarounder. Advertising Creative Director/Copywriter who is focused, detail-oriented and adaptable. Can capture you brand's voice or help create it. Can work remotely, in your face, follow or lead a team or be a lone wolf. Your call. Bilingual in English/Spanish with expertise in the US Hispanic market. 20+ YR. EXPERIENCE: From CPG, Telecom, Food & Bev, Media, Government Services, Retail and Finance, to a growing focus on Healthcare/Pharma to patients and HCPs. Ask for therapeutic areas. MEDIA: TV, Radio, Print/Collateral, Direct Mail/DRTV. Experience with positionings, mission statements, taglines, branding & verbal identity, PPT/Keynote multimedia presentations, jingles/lyrics. Also email, banner ads, and web editing/writing. My extensive broadcast background covers productions in the US and abroad ranging from CGI to real testimonials. Full time freelance/consultant since February 2012.

Expertise

Copywriter
25 Years
Copy Editor
5 Years

Specialty

Health
6 Years
Consumer Products
25 Years
Philanthropy
6 Years

Industries


Short Film
1 Year
Advertising agency
20 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

25 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

The New York Times (6-10), People en Español (3-5), Univision Communications (1-2)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

A&A Maintenance (3-5), Madison Consulting Group (1-2), Pfizer (3-5), AT&T (10+), Novartis (3-5), Philip Morris (3-5)

Other Work History

VP, Copy Supervisor at Cline, Davis & Mann (Top Pharmaceutical Agency) VP, Group Creative Dir., Assoc Creative Dir. & Copy Supervisor at The Bravo Group/Y & R (Premier Hispanic Agency) Copy Supervisor & Copywriter at Leo Burnett, USA & Puerto Rico

Foreign Language Skills

Native Spanish Speaker/Writer

Unions

Freelancer's Union

Computer Skills

Microsoft Office Suite (less advanced in Excel) Keynote

Equipment

MacBook Pro, iPad, Canon 7D

Work Permits & Visas

US Citizen

References

See my LinkedIn profile. More are available upon request.

Awards

ADDY, CLIO, GRAND EFFIE, CANNES Finalist, RX CLUB, NY FESTIVALS, TELLY, AD AGE HISPANIC among others.

Associations

See my LinkedIN profile.

Work Samples

General

(7/25/2017)