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I am an experienced editor/copyeditor available for clients who require top-quality work under even the tightest of deadlines. I have worked for clients and com

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these rates are not set in stone and are only an average for this editor. The actual rate applicable to your document will depend on the depth of the edit, the quality of the writing, the topic matter, the proximity of the deadline, the length of the document and several other factors.

General

Editor's LevelGold Star Level Editor Scored 97% on editing test.
Diamond Star Level Editor Test score 100% .
Gold Star Level Editor Test score 85% or higher.
Silver Star Level Editor Test score 70% to 84%.
Bronze Star Level Editor Test score less than 70%.
First nameKevin
Country United States
City New York
Profile
Education degree Other, BJ
Major specialization Journalism
Second specialization Other, Business
First language English
Areas of specialization Not selected

Work experience

Present Occupation: Journalist
Editing Experience in Years: 11

Freelance Writer/Editor - Impact Media Group (London/NY) 2004-Present

Write and edit pieces dealing with the political, economic, and cultural aspects of foreign countries ranging from Germany to Tanzania, as well as issues including the rise of the Israeli high-tech sector and growth of “green energy” technology. Tailor specific business synopses and advertorials for publications such as Forbes and the Times of London. Come up with article ideas and layouts for proposed magazines covering certain companies and businessmen.

Editor/Production Manager - IAG Research (NY) 2004-2007

Wrote and edited reports and data for television market research firm. Used by major companies like GM and Lexus to decide on which TV shows they should advertise. As production manager, coordinated with different departments, managed large groups of writers and editors, put together daily schedules, and helped train new employees.

Copy Editor/Senior Editor - Stratfor.com (Austin) 2000-2003

Started news division for foreign intelligence Web site Stratfor from scratch, including forming relationships with overseas news providers, hiring new writers, and identifying potential ideas for longer features.
Later promoted to senior editor, where I was responsible for editing and fact-checking detailed analyses of important events such as 9/11, Israeli-Palestinian tensions, coup attempts in Venezuela and Yugoslavia, and the build-up to the Iraq war. Worked with analysts to improve their writing, including making complex issues understandable to a wide audience and laying out articles in a clear and uniform style.

Reporter - Bloomberg News (Washington DC) 1999-2000

Wrote articles and conducted interviews for the DC bureau of the worldwide business and political news service started by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Covered stories including the Elian Gonzalez controversy, the presidential campaigns of Ralph Nader and Pat Buchanan, and the war on drugs.

Editor/Copyeditor - Daily Texas (Austin) 1997-1999

Edited and worked with writers on articles dealing with a number of issues affecting the city of Austin. Also copyedited each section for factual and grammatical mistakes. Was often last pair of eyes on paper before publication.

Computer experience

Microsoft Office, Adobe, Powerpoint Viewer, InDesign, Quark, Exel




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