I sell words - words backed by ideas.
A busy freelance writer for 30 years, I have written over 1500 articles for many leading publications, from the NY Times to Harvard Business Review. I also have written 10 books, and am an expert on the Internet (author of HOW TO DOTCOM, 2001) and on mobile computing.
I blog frequently, on real estate, travel and consumer technology for Mainstreet.com.
I contributed to corporate histories of Oppenheimer Funds and Continental Airlines (75th anniversary).
I wrote the "Mile High Tech Blog" for Continental Airlines via Wired Magazine in 2010.
I also have created custom content for the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Fortune, The Economist Group, BBC and others.
I have frequently written about credit unions (primarily covering mobile technologies) and cooperatives.
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
Total Media Industry Experience
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Continental Airlines Magazine (1-2), Corporate Secretary Magazine (1-2), Crains New York Business (advertorial) (1-2), Celebrated Living (American Airlines) (1-2), Economist Group (1-2), Fortune Magazine (advertorial) (1-2), Harvard Business Review (advertorials) (1-2), Porthole Cruise Magazine (10+), MainStreet.com (10+), InternetEvolution.com (10+), Credit Union Times (10+), American Way (American Airlines) (1-2), Better Bank Systems (10+), CioUpdate.com (10+), American Express Executive Travel (6-10), New York Times (advertorial) (3-5), Selling Power Magazine (3-5), Wired Magazine (advertorial) (1-2), ProjectManagerPlanet.com (1-2), New York University's "News & Views" (1-2), Los Angeles Times (advertorials) (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
1010Data (1-2), Benchmark Hospitality (1-2), CoChel Communications (Advisory Board member) (1-2), 10Gen (3-5), Cabot Creamery (3-5), Learning Streams (Advisory Board member) (1-2), Rutgers Univ. Philosophy Dept. (pro bono) (1-2)
Other Work History
Columnist, Porthole Cruise Magazine; Author, How to DotCom (Entrepreneur Press); co-author, The Complete Spy (Perigee Books)..
Word, PowerPoint, also social media tools (Twitter, Facebook, etc)
Digital recorder, laptop, digital camera
Work Permits & Visas
US Passport, Irish Passport
Gail Harrington, Editorial Director, Pohly.
Allen Bernard, editor, CIOUpdate.com.
Nancy Branka, managing editor, American Express' Executive Travel Magazine
Others -- many -- upon request.
T. Sanford Doolittle Essay Prize, Woodrow Wilson Fellow, Phi Beta Kappa, Lane Cooper Scholar