Freelance Editorial / Writing (November 2008 - present)
Featured as a top-rated freelancer on Upwork.com, a designation awarded only to the finest freelancers in the industry. I have worked with dozens of satisfied clients over the past decade in a wide range of industries.
Delta9 Events (April 2018 - Present)
Title: Marketing Manager / Managing Editor
Main Responsibilities: Daily social media and blog content marketing various events, including CannaGrow Expo, Incognito and Discover Blockchains. Coordination with marketing team. Maintaining a consistent social media campaign. Managing editor for CannaMagazine.com and InfinitePrivacy.com.
Upcoming (October 2018 - Present)
Title: Director of Operations
Main Responsibilities: Responsible for the operations of UpcomingAmerica.com, an event promotions startup. Ensuring the platform remains consistent with our quality standards. Managing a team of freelancers, providing feedback and delegating tasks when necessary. Working hand-in-hand with the CEO, overseeing updates and actionable tasks. Implementing changes to the site’s operation.
Gearfuse.com (December 2005 – March 2014)
Title: Senior Managing Editor
Main Responsibilities: Director of editorial content for an influential geek culture WordPress-based media publication. Under my direction, the blog became one of the top 500 most influential blogs according to Technorati. My responsibilities included daily featured articles, management of 5+ editors, long-term and short-term creative strategy, communication with advertisers, publishers and readers and ensuring stylistic and factual consistency.
AOL (November 2007 – November 2008, one-year contract)
Title: Featured Editor
Main Responsibilities: Weekly articles featured on AOL’s Asylum.com, a men's entertainment publication.
MySpace.com (November 2010 – October 2011)
Title: Content Curator
Main Responsibilities: Manager of Curation and Digital Strategy for their rebranded “Internet Culture” page.
Mahalo.com (now Inside.com) (June 2008 – June 2009)
Title: Current Events Editor
Main Responsibilities: Research and editorial tasks for the world's first "human-generated search engine." Responsible for creating and maintaining entries related to breaking news and on-going current events.
FCI Corporation (October 2011 – April 2012)
Title: Project Manager
Main Responsibilities: Management of language translation projects from major corporate clients, including intricate copy editing and formatting of translated documents, seeking freelance translators to complete translation projects, proofreading and formatting of Word documents, managing projects through Time Management software, managing payables and receivables of clients and providers, financial accounting of projects.
TOUR Magazine (January 2005 – February 2006)
Title: Film Critic
Main Responsibilities: Weekly editorial about recent film releases.
Other job experience: Editorial (Ubergizmo.com, CoolestGadgets.com, BornRich.com, The Huffington Post), Curation (Mahalo.com)