- The ability to dive into any industry, topic, or field of interest and run with it – either as a researcher or as a writer – or both
- Well educated – adaptable – creative
- Business and Industry – Advanced Education – The Sciences – Media, Arts & Culture NEW
EXPERIENCE IN: BUSINESS – GOVERNMENT – RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS
- Experience in a wide variety of industries: New Media, corporate communications, investor relations, real estate, mining, health insurance, marketing, management & sales training
- Experience in large corporations and smaller private & public companies, self-employed and partnerships
- Writer/Researcher for various governmental departments
- Writer for scientific research organizations
- Twenty + years of historical training and wide-ranging research experience allows me to find detailed information and depth of knowledge about many different subjects – even when it is well hidden.
- Experience in some of the major archives of Canada, as well as online and in other more obscure sources.
- A historian’s perspective can often find hidden information, linkages and patterns quickly and efficiently.
INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK – CULTURAL APPRECIATION
- Worked/Studied/Travelled in different countries: India, Cambodia, Thailand, Switzerland, Germany, Croatia, Spain, Germany, Finland, England, Italy, USA & Canada.
- English as a Second language (ESL) training & experience – to assist with non-English speaking/writing clients.
- Familiarity and comfort with many different cultural groups & nationalities
THE ABILITY TO TELL YOUR STORY
- Ghost Writer – Writing in your “voice” & working behind the scenes to tell your story
- Creative writer (short stories, documentary & feature film, poetry, creative non-fiction, essays)
- Artist (multimedia, drawing, photography)
- Professional storyteller & host of multi-media events
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND & TEACHING EXPERIENCE
- Bachelor’s Degree in Creative Writing & History – Master’s in History
- Teacher (University – Private College Business – ESL – Not-for-Profit Organizations)