Karen Lubeck

New York, NY USA
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Professional Experience

I'm a multi-lingual Fact-checker/Research Editor with over 15 years of experience in a wide variety of fields, such as Health, Beauty, Fashion, Business, Music, Travel, Food, and Wine. I'm known for my meticulously accurate research skills, excellent phone manner, and my ability to keep calm in a busy, deadline-driven environment.

Expertise

Writer
15 Years
Fact-Checker
15 Years
Researcher
15 Years

Specialty

Arts & Humanities
22 Years
Business (general)
15 Years
Beauty
15 Years

Industries


Academia Teaching
12 Years
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
15 Years
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
15 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

18 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Hearst (10+), American Express (10+), Conde Nast (10+), Time & Life (10+), Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia (6-10), Meredith (3-5)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

McMurry Publishing (10+), RW3 (1-2), Smart Luxury Travel (10+), F+W Media (6-10)

Other Work History

Associate Research Editor at Town & Country; freelance Research Editor at Real Simple, Shape, Food & Wine, Redbook, Martha Stewart Weddings, Blueprint, House & Garden, and Scientific American. I am fluent in French and German.

Foreign Language Skills

French, German

Computer Skills

InDesign, Quark, InCopy, Word, Excel, Lotus Notes

Equipment

Laptop, fax