News reporting, features, interviews, profiles, how-to, and round-up articles
Copy editing, re-writes and proofreading
Managing all phases of editorial production and staff
Website content: articles, product descriptions, and social media posts
Sales and marketing pieces include brochures, flyers, ads, and newsletters Proposals for nonprofit agencies (government, private and corporate funding)
Launched successful national campaigns for a health advocacy group, resulting in major local and national media coverage (articles, interviews, press conferences, film clips, and PSAs). Media outlets include ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, CW, CNN, Clear Channel, Radio-One, Dallas Morning News, Sun Sentinel, Los Angeles Times, various newspapers, magazines, and Internet radio stations. Efforts have helped secure sponsorships for 15 years.
Public Relations/Event Planning
Coordinated a successful banker’s meeting with a major California bank, small business owners and local government officials.
Planned and coordinated events to promote trade between government officials in Los Angeles and the Ministry of Tourism in Cote d’ ‘Ivoire, Africa.
Planned and hosted mixers for private real estate investors
Planned and coordinated local and national health fairs, receptions and seminars. Secured celebrities endorsements and appearances.
Referral Marketing/Business Development
Membership recruitment and retention. Helped recruit 100 new Chamber of Commerce members within 30 days.
Successfully recruited patients for a national genetic study on prostate cancer.
Pre-qualified and referred prospects for small business loans.
Created collaboration to raise money for clean drinking water projects in Africa.