About me

Saoirse The Unexpected Puppy
Saoirse
Le Pen The Best Pen
Le Pens
Vans Black and Bluebird

Minimized simplicity

Those are a few of my favorite things

I’m a dog owner, Le Pen user, Vans shoe wearer. Hobbies include karate (tang soo do), cocktails, and Connections.

Experience

I have more than 20 years experience writing, editing, and creating content.

Services

Content creation, copy writing and editing, digital marketing, social media marketing.

Resume

Relevant Work Experience

CGI Senior Consultant

October 2021–Present

  • Senior consultant content designer familiar with financial, healthcare, marketing, publishing, and manufacturing industries
  • Projects include collaboration with content and design teams, design system manual documentation, content audits, style guide creation and maintenance, editing, and UX/UI content design
  • Skills include verbal and written communication, leadership, collaboration, and public speaking
Pocket Nurse Enterprises  Content and Copy Specialist
January 2019–June 2021
Pocket Nurse Enterprises  Copy Writer
April 2016-January 2019
  • Instrumental in digital marketing initiatives, including creating a SimTalkBlog, the Pocket Nurse blog (September 2017 – February 2022) and building engagement across several social media channels, primarily Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook
  • Managed content calendar, wrote articles, and edited content for blog and digital marketing channels. Wrote video scripts, white papers, and ebooks. Published articles on HealthySimulation.com, which generated sales leads for Pocket Nurse
  • Was instrumental in creating and managing content for PN Pulse, the Pocket Nurse intranet
  • Created and edited product copy for Pocket Nurse catalogs and the Pocket Nurse website; Pocket Nurse offers more than 5000 products across several healthcare education industries (nursing, pharmacy, EMS, etc.)
  • Managed work of a freelance writer; collaborated with IT intern to create the company intranet; managed guest authors for the blog
  • Founding member of the Inclusion & Diversity committee

Black Box Network Services  Copy Writer II

February 2008–April 2016

  • Copy writing for high-performance KVM product line
  • Created a 100-page KVM-only catalog, KVM white papers, and other marketing collateral
  • Copy writing for the Black Box ecommerce site, including specialty landing pages

Verbatim Editing  Freelance Writer

January 1998–April 2016

Strong research skills; wrote and edited copy for a wide variety of publications, including The Daguerreian Annual, City Paper, Brady Communications, and KidsBurgh.

Education

Graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism Duquesne University 1992

Relevant Skills

  • Leadership and teamwork
  • Social media and digital marketing
  • Public speaking
  • Extensive computer skills, including WordPress, Hubspot CRM, Wrike project management, Monday.com project management, InDesign, and Microsoft Office applications
  • Basic HTML