Shelly Fagan, Freelance Writer

I make your message sound brilliant.

 

Copywriter, Technical Writer, and a Speech Writer For Hire

Contact me now at: shellyfaganaz@gmail.com

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I am a freelance writer with more than 20 years experience, specializing in:

  • web content/SEO
  • journalism
  • ghost writing
  • copy writing
  • speech writing
  • technical writing
  • product descriptions for catalogs

I specialize in the following industries:

  • travel and hospitality
  • higher education
  • general business
  • psychology and self-help
  • promotional products
  • marketing & branding
  • print
  • manufacturing

I am an outstanding researcher and have a developed a variety of fairly rare resources to help me in this endeavor. I am an accomplished speech writer as well. Whether it is writing a commencement speech, or 100 words describing a widget, I approach all assignments with the same attention and professionalism.

I have worked as a small-town reporter and editor, travel writer, freelance webmaster, and communication and marketing consultant. I am currently under contract as a ghost writer for a public relations firm and provide marketing services to a commercial printer and promotional products company.

My strongest skill is my ability to seamlessly match the voice of previous written articles, as well as to take complicated concepts and make them understandable to the general public. My interviewing skills are excellent and I present myself as a professional to clients. I strictly adhere to deadlines and confidentiality agreements.

I enjoy creating fun, engaging copy for marketing purposes, especially mailers, brochures, and advertisements.

I would be delighted to spend some time discussing your project and offering my recommendations.

I have worked as a small town reporter and editor, travel writer, freelance webmaster and communication and marketing consultant. I am currently under contract as a ghost writer for a public relations firm and provide marketing services to a commercial printer and promotional products company.

My strongest skill is my ability to seamlessly match the voice of previous written articles, as well as to take complicated concepts and make them understandable to the general public. My interviewing skills are excellent and I present myself as a professional to clients. I strictly adhere to deadlines and confidentiality agreements.

I enjoy creating fun, engaging copy for marketing purposes, especially mailers, brochures and advertisements.

WRITING QUALIFICATIONS:

Travel & Hospitality (20 years experience) web content, SEO, print, travel guides and copy writing

General Business & Copy Writing (15 years experience) press releases, ghost writing, web content, print, copy writing, business correspondence, marketing, human resources, collections, customer service

Psychology/Self-Help (10 years experience) web content, copy writing, blogging, print

Journalism (4 years experience) municipal reporting, law enforcement, features, press releases, editing, photo editing

Printing and Publishing (2 years experience) ￿web content, blogging, copy writing, marketing, promotional products, branding

Education (2 years experience) web content

Software: PrintSmith, Excel, Word, Libre Office, Open Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, In-Design, NetObjects Fusion, Corel, FileMaker, Quickbooks Pro, SalesForce, ESP/ASI software, Wordpress, Outlook, Mac Mail

Operating Systems: Macintosh, and Windows

Skills: Print estimating, promotional products coordinating, photography, photo-editing, layout and design, press releases, public relations, graphic design, HTML, web design, bookkeeping, collections, customer service