Gail W.

  • Payable
  • Joined October 2016

Strategy & general community-building. Online community management pro since 1991. Managed The WELL; Salon.com Table Talk.

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
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Gail W.
San Francisco, CA, United States

Services

Categories

Community Content Strategy Social Media Public Relations

Experience

Summary

World-class community management and the product management of community platforms form the center of my concerns, bolstered by award-winning participation in content creation both recreationally and as a writer/ghostwriter. I love listening and helping.

Work history

Director of Communites later continued as management consultant
Managed the most influential of early Internet communities for over two decades.
Consultant
Currently, I am offering planning, consulting and project management services to clients who work with community and content. I also do freelance writing and ghostwriting.

Education

Accreditations

University of California, Berkeley
CNR, Emphasis on Media and Communication

Skills

Skills

community community building community ambassador programs communications community management content online community building editorial social media strategy writing

Tools

Eventbrite Slack Photoshop Hootsuite Medium Periscope Wordpress Trello YouTube Twitter Tweetdeck Facebook LinkedIn Meetup Instagram

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months

Interests

Industries I love

Consumer Products Media PR & Communications Photography Tech

Side projects

Advisor for News Deeply. Founder Beer By BART. Original in the Online Community Tribe movement #octribe Long time manger for The WELL

Ideal team

Small teams of a dozen people or fewer are where I make the most impact. I thrive in a private mentor-advisor role for an emerging leader. Let me be your sounding board or ghost writer.