David L.

  • Joined March 2016

I'm a writer and editor working with professional service firms, focused on the journey of prospects and clients from awareness to advocacy.

  • Princeton, NJ, United States
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David L.
Princeton, NJ, United States



I've written and edited thought leadership publications and a variety of other communications at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and McKinsey & Co.,, produced business plans for startups and written articles on investing published by The New York Times.

Work history

Merrill Lynch
Writer and Editor
I edited and managed the production and distribution of high-profile publications for clients and advisors on investment strategies and the outlook for the financial markets, and wrote communications for the national rollout of a new product platform.
McKinsey & Co.
Practice Communications Manager
I helped reach prospects, burnish the brand and maintain client relationships by promoting the firm’s work in key practice areas, including information technology management. This included ghost-writing op-ed columns appearing in The Wall Street Journal.


Not seeking work


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