• EXPERIENCE

     

    Zulily

    Editorial Copywriter, Production Copywriter & Production Copy Editor

    May 2015 – 2022

    • Created compelling copy for cross-channel placement (site, social media, SEM campaigns and email)
    • Worked in tandem with design, photography and merchandising stakeholders to develop effective and compelling copy that reflects the Zulily brand
    • Consistently met high productivity goals that were often elevated to meet the needs of the business
    • Concepted and created copy-enriching resources and presentations for team members 
    • Contributed to the company newsletter
    • Spearheaded a campaign to optimize landing pages for TOF shoppers

    Pif Magazine

    Managing Editor, Associate Editor

    Oct 2013 – 2019

    • Selected and revised macro- and micro-fiction submissions for publication in a monthly online magazine
    • Collaborated with editing staff to publish high-quality fiction, poetry and editorial pieces
    • Proofread fiction submissions for sentence-level and organizational issues
    • Created an editorial calendar to plan and delegate content creation for contriubting authors/editors
    • Conducted monthly interviews, wrote biographies and selected visual artwork for the site

     

     

    DRAFT Magazine

    Editorial Intern 

    Jan 2010 – May 2010

    • Fact-checked (dates, statistics, quotes) articles using standard reference sources.
    • Shadowed editorial mentors during monthly pitch meetings
    • Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax
    • Wrote for print and online mediums, working closely with DRAFT editors
    • Experienced the general editorial process (deadlines, story assignment, content creation, etc.) of a national consumer magazine
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