I'm a journalist, author and editor, writing lifestyle content including beauty and fashion, travel and wellness, and everything entertainment. I've written for Yahoo, Esquire.com, the Los Angeles Times, Hollywood Reporter, Variety, Indiewire, Yoga Journal, the Chicago Sun Times, Variety and many others.
I also have extensive experience in copywriting and corporate communications. Past clients include UCLA Anderson, Carrington Mortgage Services, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Nordstrom, GLAMGLOW, Silk Milk, Lamps Plus, Luxe Hotel Group, BBDO, Pressed Juicery, and AT&T.
Pr/marketing - all
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
Total Media Industry Experience
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Esquire.com (6-10), Yahoo (10+), Hollywood Reporter (3-5), Indiewire (1-2), Los Angeles Times (1-2), Variety (10+), AOL (10+), Match.com (6-10), The Chicago Sun-Times (1-2), Rolling Stone (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
UCLA Anderson (10+), Hoag Memorial Presbyterian (3-5), Carrington Mortgage Services (10+), ETA Agency (6-10), Nordstrom (1-2), GLAMGLOW (6-10), Cabeau (6-10), MVC Agency (10+)
Other Work History
* News Editor, TheWrap
* Contributing Writer and Staff Editor, AOL (Various Properties)
* Contributing Writer, Variety Weekend
* Blogger, Gawker Media
Light Photoshop, HTML, WordPress and various other CMS platforms.
Foreign Language Skills
English, learning Spanish, fluent in Canadian
PC literate, Mac proficient. MS Office, Google properties, Final Draft, etc.
Dell laptop with built-in web cam, iPhone for voice recorder
Work Permits & Visas
Landed resident Alien, so I'm safe to hire for whatever, whenever.
Nominated for several Internet-related awards, including Outstanding Young Woman of the Year at the Women in New Media Awards, and won one for Best Online Publication at the Canadian New Media Awards.