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Jacalyn Beales

Average rate
$35/hour
  • Joined January 2016

Toronto-based freelance writer, copywriter and web designer.

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
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Jacalyn Beales
Toronto, ON, Canada

Worked with

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Services

Categories

Content Copywriting Social Media Public Relations Email

Experience

Summary

For the past three years (and counting) I have been working with brands and businesses, providing content creation and copywriting services. As a published writer, I've worked with digital and print publications to offer stellar content.

Work history

Founder & Editor-in-Chief
OOW Magazine is a Canadian digital zine about nature, for nature. I act as OOW's Editor-in-Chief, where I work with contributors and creatives to craft amazing content for our stunning conservation platform.
Freelance Writer, Web Content Writer & Copywriter
As an experienced freelancer, I work with brands and platforms to create beautiful content tailored to the brands themselves. From blogging & content writing to copywriting & more, I help brands & platforms achieve their goals through beautiful content.
Beauty Editor
As SB's Beauty Editor, I regularly research and liaison with ethical/natural brands and am responsible for crafting beauty spreads, recommendations and reviews for digital and print magazine issues.
Ghost Writer
Acted as a ghost writer, crafting content for articles on lifestyle topics related to beauty and wellness for major lifestyle and beauty brands.
Copywriter
Worked with Vitae to craft unique, compelling product copy for accessory selection.
Copywriter
Copywriter for Izaskun Zabala, NYC-based jewelry designer.

Portfolio

Kindful Rebel

Copywriter & Web Designer

Aster & Oak

Copywriter

Have Fun Do Good

Copywriter

Education

Accreditations

York University
BA Classical Studies
Athabasca University
BPA Communications

Skills

Skills

copywriting writing content creation blogging content curation social media management social media web design

Tools

Wordpress Squarespace Slack Facebook Instagram Mailchimp Tumblr YouTube Keynote Pinterest

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Animals & Pets Philanthropy Photography

Side projects

In 2016 I launched my own digital magazine in an effort to help educate others on environmental conservation. Since its launch, Out of Wilderness Magazine has received extremely positive results and I'm happy to say our team has grown!

Ideal team

I love working with a close-knit team of creatives who possess great senses of humour and a desire to expand their horizons.