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Justin H.

Average rate
$25–40/hour
  • Joined October 2019

A Creative Copywriter with 12 years of eclectic international experience ranging from Film Production, Art Education, and Creative Strategy.

  • Frederick, MD, USA
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Justin H.
Frederick, MD, USA

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Categories

Copywriting Design Marketing Strategy SEO

Experience

Summary

I began as an Art Director for Film & Fashion in NYC in 2005 & blogged and managed social media accounts. In 2009 I went abroad to teach Art in Thailand, China & Peru. I have developed curriculum & written articulate press releases & creative web content

Work history

Escape Room Designer & Manager
I designed and built an escape room inspired by classic horror films, wrote web content, designed promotional posters, wrote press releases, and created cross-promotional campaigns with local breweries.
Corporate Trainer
Working in Shanghai for three years, I met clients, and created customized learning strategies, wrote curriculum, and led professional development sessions.
Social Media Manager
I managed comments of their newly emerging TV department in 2008. This involved moderating comments, creative copywriting and web analytics.

Portfolio

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Escape Room Press Release

Press release announcing the addition of a brand new escape room at the most popukar haunted house in Maryland.

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Blog Post About the Science & History of the Moscow Mule Copper Mug

The Definitive Guide to understanding why we use copper mugs.

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Natural Melodies Art Guide

A bilingual description of individual pieces for an art exhibition in Shanghai 2017

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Escape the Movies Promotional Poster

Designed for flyers and full size movie posters, this began a successful rebranding campaign.

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Natural Melodies promotional Poster

Poster and flyer promoting an Art exhibition in Shanghai, 2017 Also wrote a comprehensive guide to the exhibition.

Web content for Escape Room

Created web content for Laurels House of Horrors

Skills

Languages

Spanish

Limited working proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

blogging brand strategy content creation copywriting data analysis editorial events marketing strategy writing public speaking

Tools

Google Analytics Instagram LinkedIn Powerpoint Wordpress

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Events Music Travel

What I read

Npr, NatGeo, The New Yorker

Side projects

Art directed a Music Video, Designed and built an escape room, written a screenplay

Ideal team

I love collaborating with a small team of creative innovators. I like projects, and to be evaluated on the success and quality of the work I produce.