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Betty Ho

Average rate
$75/hour
  • Joined January 2016

Freelance copywriter and editor living in New York City. Graduate of Columbia University's MFA Program in Creative Writing.

  • New York, NY, United States
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Betty Ho
New York, NY, United States

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available evenings and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Services

Categories

Social Media Content Copywriting Email Community

Experience

Summary

Graduate of Columbia University's MFA program in Creative Writing working in advertising. I'm looking to work with firms of any size that need expert and versatile copywriting, editing or creative writing services.

CloudPeep clients

Other
Blog Editor
Dec 2016 to Apr 2017

Work history

Freelance Copywriter
I write company and people profiles for the companies that are featured on TheMuse.com.
Copywriter and Web Content Strategist
Worked directly with CEO and Founder Davidson Young to create all website copy and marketing materials including pitch deck and cold emails. Also advised on web design and marketing tactics.
Freelance Editor and Copywriter
Freelance editor and writer. I edit articles by other writers and write articles on a variety of personal finance related topics for their major client, Citi. Articles appear on Citi's yourbenefits.citi.com website.
Creative Projects Coordinator
Project manager for the creative team.
La Prairie
Freelance Copywriter
Helped create themes and copy for the La Prairie 2016 Summit.
Hogarth Worldwide Inc.
New Business Associate
Write, edit and project manage the new business RFP submission process.

Education

Accreditations

Columbia University
M.F.A. in Creative Writing
University of California Berkeley
B.A. in English Literature

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Chinese

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

copywriting writing social media social media strategy editing email marketing blogging community management social media management SEO

Tools

Wordpress Blogspot Tumblr Pinterest Snapchat Instagram Facebook Google Analytics CoSchedule Buffer Bitly Eventbrite Canva

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Banking & Finance Consumer Products Ecommerce Entertainment Fashion Media

What I read

cupofjo.com, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Arts and Letters Daily, and good books. Most recently: Americanah, Fates and Furies, and anything by Henry James.

Side projects

My personal blog featuring personal essays, travelogues and photography can be found at: www.veryhighbrow.com

Ideal team

Small to medium sized teams, even if within large companies. I like to get to know who I'm working with and understand what they want to achieve with their projects.