What I Can Offer You

CREATIVE THINKING

  • 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

 
MULTI-DISCIPLINARY EXPERIENCE

  • 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

 
HISTORIAN/RESEARCHER

  • 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)