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Kurt M.

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined December 2016

I'm a central Ohio freelance writer who digs words and how powerful they can be when put together in the right way.

  • Marion, OH, United States
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Kurt M.
Marion, OH, United States

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Services

Categories

Copywriting Content Public Relations Social Media

Experience

Summary

Former journalist turned school communications director and pro press release writer. I wrote for daily newspapers for 18 years before switching to public relations. I moonlight as a freelance writer, giving clients the right words.

Work history

Director of Communications
I lead the content strategy for a central Ohio public school district. My job includes writing press releases, newsletter stories and social media posts.
Senior Reporter
Wrote daily stories for a newspaper and its website for 18 years. I worked hard to find the right angles for stories. Achievements include earning Associated Press Society of Ohio awards for news writing, feature writing and community coverage.

Portfolio

Path to College/Career Success Starts at Elementary School

Newsletter story about how The Leader in Me program promotes student leadership and how community members are contributing their time to make it successful.

Serving students a Thanksgiving stuffed with love and support

Newsletter story about a school's Thanksgiving tradition. Story celebrates the tradition and promotes the school as a caring place.

SEO Marketing Strategy Key to Driving Sales

Press release written for a web design and search engine optimization company.

SEO Firm Launches Video Reputation Marketing Service for Local Companies

Press release announcing a SEO company's new video reputation marketing service, which combines its reputation management, SEO and video marketing services into one package.

Education

Accreditations

Bachelor's degrees in journalism and political science

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

writing blogging communications content creation copywriting journalism media relations social media newsletters public relations

Tools

Canva Facebook Twitter

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available evenings and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education PR & Communications

What I read

HubSpot, Contently, Make a Living Writing, Copyblogger, Copypress, Social Media Examiner