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Kaisha-Dyan M.

Average rate
$75/hour
  • Joined August 2016

I have over 10 years of experience in retail merchandising and 6 years in product marketing, and have launched multiple consumer brands.

  • Oakland, CA, United States
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Kaisha-Dyan M.
Oakland, CA, United States

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Services

Categories

Copywriting Marketing Content Strategy SEO

Experience

Summary

Copywriter with vast experience in the product marketing space. I've fulfilled the copy needs for both major brands and startups in the consumer product space, writing for websites, blogs, product packaging, sales presentations, investor presentations,

Work history

Co-founder, VP of Marketing
Co-Founder of Amp Consulting, an Oakland-based team of consultants with proven experience in consumer product manufacturing, retail marketing and sales. Expertise in product marketing strategy, product management, branding, and copywriting.
Product Manager
Managed development of marketing materials in support of successful launches for electronics brands myCharge and Powerbag. Wrote compelling copy, POS concepts, sales presentations and promotional campaigns as part of a comprehensive marketing strategy.

Portfolio

Website, Product Video and App Copy

Sagely is a startup that has developed a new kind of pill organizer. I wrote the copy for and project managed the development of their website, product video and app.

Sagely: Blog Posts

Also for Sagely, I wrote their first five blog posts in preparation for their launch. This is one of my favorites.

TINSEL: Blog Posts

SF-based startup TINSEL developed an innovative wearable geared towards women: a pair of earbuds cleverly concealed in a necklace. I wrote multiple blog posts in support of their launch, and this is my favorite.

Website Copy and Blog Posts

Amp Consulting is a business I co-founded in 2013. In 2015 when we decided to revamp our website, I wrote all of the website and blog copy.

Blog Posts

Hipline is a women-only dance fitness studio with a strong sense of community. In support of their new fitness apparel collection I wrote my favorite blog post for them.

Education

Accreditations

San Jose State University
BS: Advertising, Minor: Creative Writing

Skills

Skills

blogging content creation content marketing copywriting marketing product management product marketing presentation and slide design proofreading writing

Tools

Basecamp Facebook Keynote LinkedIn Medium Powerpoint Slack Squarespace Wordpress

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 60hrs per week
  • Can commit to <1 month

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Ecommerce Fashion Food Health & Wellness PR & Communications Retail Tech Travel

What I read

Medium, Quora, Esquire

Side projects

I've done copy-editing work for everyone from a financial advisor to a designer, from business plans to investor decks.

Ideal team

I can work with teams of various sizes and enjoy collaborating with people, but my ideal dynamic is to be able to do my work without minimal management.