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Claire Z.

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  • Joined November 2015

@yale'15 English major // co-founder @ // longtime writer; clips:

  • New York, NY, United States
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Claire Z.
New York, NY, United States

Worked with



Copywriting Content Marketing Social Media Strategy



I've worked extensively in communications and public relations of all sorts. I've reported as a journalist for student and national publications, served as a marketing intern in a range of industries, and have spearheaded large Yale student organizations.

Work history

Kindred Healthcare
Communications Intern
Researched, wrote, edited, and proofed internal and external communications materials, including: whitepapers, advertorials, websites, web articles, printed collateral, magazine and newsletter features, competitive reviews.
Marketing & Social Media Intern
Yale Entrepreneurial Institute
Assisted in updating communications channels including the YEI weblog and social media accounts; conducted online research; supported the event-planning process and helped coordinate and execute events.
Contributing Writer
Translated infographic republished on The Atlantic, contributed articles about young Taobao entrepreneurs and new popular youth movie.
Freelance Writer
Wrote feature articles on special parts of New Haven for online magazine.
MBI, Inc.
Product Marketing & Management Intern
Wrote and assisted with managing and executing marketing plans for new products; defined key marketing features of new products; collaborated with photographers, designers, copywriters, and printers on direct mail marketing collateral creation.
Content Producer/Manager
Produce weekly content for organization's blog, planned and managed editorial calendar, defined initial voice and style guidelines, created and implemented content production processes and systems with continuous iteration.



Yale University


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 10hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years


Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Entertainment Events Fashion Food Health & Wellness Media PR & Communications Social Enterprise

What I read

New Yorker, The Atlantic, Fast Company, First Round Review, Brain Pickings, The Millions, Lifehacker, I Will Teach You To Be Rich, Study Hacks

Side projects