Kathy Schienle

Carmel, IN 46032 USA
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Professional Experience

Meticulous. Responsive. Fast. Innovative. Collaborative: Copy editor/proofreader/writer/fact-checker/project manager with detailed focus not only on the text and the big picture, but on all the components of the whole. You/your team created a brilliant [insert here: website, sales presentation, manuscript, blog post, magazine, stockholder report, brochure, newsletter]. But mistakes cost credibility, clients and $$, and I spy, with my sharp eye and deep experience, factual errors, bad dates in folios, misspelled names, inconsistencies, dead links. COPY EDITING/PROOFREADING/WRITING/PROJECT MANAGEMENT: web strategy/content/design/meta, business collateral, university/alumni publications, book manuscripts, e-learning content, white papers, journals/newsletters/magazines, blogs/social media. MEDIA/PUBLIC RELATIONS: news releases, features. RESEARCH: meta/SEO, interviewing, fact-checking, image research.

Expertise

Copy Editor
25 Years
Editor
20 Years
Writer
15 Years

Specialty

Books & Literature
16 Years
Technology
20 Years
Medicine
10 Years

Industries


Online/new media
10 Years
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
15 Years
Academia - all
10 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

25 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

published authors (10+), Institutional Investor Journals (10+), Association of University Technology Managers (10+), Energy BBDO (6-10), Blue Waters Group (10+), noodls (10+), Oprah.com (10+), Simple Truth (10+), MedSci (10+), VSA Partners (10+), WunderLand Group (10+), Elsevier/MC Strategies (10+), Forest Products Society (6-10), BVK (10+), Author Solutions (10+), NYU School of Law (10+), Stevens Institute of Technology (10+), The Real Deal Magazine (6-10), McNeill Media Group (6-10), Illinois Policy Institute (10+), Wharton Digital Press (1-2), Nuance (3-5), Cultural Data Project (1-2), The University of Texas at Austin (1-2), Words Have Impact (10+), Project Six (10+), Charter Communications (10+), Time Warner Cable (10+), Diversity Woman (3-5), RSL Media (10+)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Allstate (10+), Bankers Life and Casualty (10+), Grant Thornton (10+), kCura Corporation (10+), Akoya Capital (6-10), CNO Financial Group (3-5), Carlyle Group (1-2), Equity International (1-2), Mayo Clinic Ventures (10+), HERE data-driven location services (1-2), ej4 (10+)

Other Work History

Stars&Stripes inc. - Chief Branding Officer Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Director/Marketing Communications System Software Associates, Inc. Senior Editor/Global Marketing USCS International/CableData Editor/Marketing Communications The Sacramento Bee News Editor Rio Americano High School Journalism Adviser The Capital Times - Copy Editor The Indianapolis News - Copy/Layout Editor

Technical Skills

AP Style The Chicago Manual of Style APA/AMA Style The New York Times Style American Psychological Association Style Computer-based research Website and intranet development/management

Computer Skills

MICROSOFT OpenOffice, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel SharePoint Basecamp Teamwork Daylite QuickBase TestGen ADOBE Acrobat, PhotoDeluxe, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign Wordtracker and SEOmoz PC and Mac Drupal and WordPress CMS

Equipment

Complete office and mobility

Work Permits & Visas

U.S. passport

References

Available on request

Awards

IABC six Silver Six-Crystal Awards (individual and team)

Associations

Society of Professional Journalists/Sigma Delta Chi Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc.

Work Samples

Web Copy Editing/Proofreading

(biographer Michelle Burford 5/14/2016)
(Maine Office of Tourism 4/26/2017)
(Sage Wellness LA 4/26/2017)
(New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange 4/26/2017)
(Bankers Life and Casualty 4/26/2017)
(Harpo Productions/Oprah Winfrey Network 4/26/2017)
(HERE website 2016 10/4/2016)
(Project Six 7/9/2016)
(City of South Bend 4/26/2017)

Bylines and Blog Posts

(The Real Deal Magazine 4/26/2017)
(The Real Deal Magazine 4/26/2017)
(The Real Deal Magazine 4/26/2017)
(The Real Deal Magazine 4/26/2017)
(SSA's LiveWIRE e-newsmagazine 4/26/2017)

Writing/Copy Editing/Proofreading

Project Management

(Association of University Technology Managers 6/4/2016)
(Ernst & Young Applications Services 4/26/2017)
(New Horizons Foundation 5/1/2016)

Books

(Authors 3/26/2016)

Academic Publications/Proofreading

(NYU School of Law 4/26/2017)
(Stevens Institute of Technology 3/31/2016)
(NYU School of Law 9/6/2016)
(Career Education Corporation 4/26/2017)
(Career Education Corporation 4/26/2017)
(Saint Xavier University 4/26/2017)

Resume

(Kathy Schienle 3/22/2016)

Marketing Collateral

(Greer Marketing Communications 4/26/2017)
(Kathleen A. Schienle 4/26/2017)

Website Content Creation/Metadata-SEO

(Akoya Capital, LLC 4/26/2017)
(Tweak 4/26/2017)
(noodls.com 4/26/2017)

Press Releases

White Papers

(Sales Marketing Network 4/26/2017)
(Sales Marketing Network 4/26/2017)