Writing

published work

Star ViewPoint

https://blog.starcompliance.com

I'm two years in as the blogger, copywriter, and content manager for StarCompliance: a software development firm that makes compliance software for the financial services industry. All the content you see by following the link has been written by me.

Into The Wild Red Yonder With China's Top Gun Program

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... on-Top-Gun

Are Immigrants Good for America? Ask the Nobel Prize Committee

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... -Committee

Punk Meets Private Equity in Sale of Dr. Martens

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... Dr-Martens

Forget the NSA — IKEA Knows What Time You Wake Up in the Morning

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... ke-Morning

Global Debt Hits a Record $152 Trillion

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... -It-Sounds

Please, Sir, Can We Pay Some More? Why Swedes Love High Taxes

AOL Daily Finance http://www.dailyfina ... igh-taxes/

Beaucoup Snafu: France’s $68 Million Train Mistake

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... in-Mistake

The Disturbing Economics of America’s Sex Trade

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... -Sex-Trade

Your First Day Back from Vacation Doesn't Have to Be an Email Nightmare

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... -Nightmare

Companies Are Profiting from Your Data. Shouldn't You Be, Too?

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... d-Find-Out

Why Banks Aren’t High on Taking Marijuana Money

The Fiscal Times http://www.thefiscal ... uana-Money

copywriting (website writing)

Compliance Control Room

https://www.starcompliance.com/en-us/control-room-compliance-software

Web copy for a new compliance software product launch.

STAR Mobile

https://www.starcompliance.com/star-mobile-application

Web copy for a new compliance software product launch.

Who You Meet is Who You Get

http://irismktg-oct2014-3.businesscatalyst.com/index.html

Some recent website writing. My work is the summary buckets on the home page, i.e., Who You Meet is Who You Get, A Partnership of Equals, From Soup to Nuts. I also finessed the testimonials.

copywriting (direct mail)

Urgent! Your Computer Society Membership is About to Expire!

A recent direct mail piece written for IEEE Computer Society, with no beating around the messaging bush.

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Membership Has Its Perks, and Yours End Soon

Another direct mail piece for the IEEE Computer Society, written with a little more subtlety.

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Send Your Kids to the Best School in the World. Yours.

A direct mail piece written for online-education company K12 Inc.

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copywriting (print ads)

There Ought to Be a Trophy for Little League Parents, Too

A print ad written during my time at online-education company K12 Inc. for a virtual school ad campaign.

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Send Your Children to the Best School in the World. Yours.

A print ad written during my time at online-education company K12 Inc. for a virtual school ad campaign.

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Roll Out the Red Carpet

A print ad written during my time at the the Brick Industry Association for the "Genuine Clay Pavers" ad campaign.

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Ancient Materials, Modern Visions

Another print ad written during my time at the Brick Industry Association, part of the call-for-entries announcing the Brick In Architecture Awards program.

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copywriting (brochure)

Connections That Start Now And Last A Lifetime

A recent piece written for IEEE Computer Society to kick off an ambitious student-membership acquisition campaign.

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copywriting (billboard)

Public School That Fits Your World

A billboard written for online education company K12 Inc. for one of their virtual academy ad campaigns.

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copywriting (advertorials)

"We brush our teeth, goof around, and then it’s time for school.”

A niche marketing piece written for online-education company K12 Inc.

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"I love to crochet ski beanies."

Another niche marketing piece written for online-education company K12 Inc.

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"I golf, if you can call it that."

One more niche marketing piece written for online-education company K12 Inc.

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Brick in Architecture - The 1999 Residential Issue

An eight-page advertorial I wrote, edited, and produced for the Brick Industry Association. Ran nationally in either "Architecture" magazine or "Architectural Record."

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Brick in Architecture - Brick Takes Center Stage

Another eight-page advertorial I wrote, edited, and produced for the Brick Industry Association. Ran nationally in either "Architecture" magazine or "Architectural Record."

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