3-1841 Rue Sherbrooke E
Montreal QC H2K 1B4
1 (514) 791 2133
I am a creative freelance writer and editor with six years experience in the industry working in print and online media. Specialising in sport, art, and culture.
Cengage Education Hobart, TAS
Advanced Freelance Journalism Course
Hobart High School Hobart, TAS
Higher School Certificate
Graduated: 2006 ATAR : 93.95
April 2009 – Present: Contract freelance writer Hobart, TAS
On the Street
On the Street is a street press magazine that features street fashion.
Interview up-and-coming designers, musicians and general public
Organise own photography
Write general copy for magazine as well as online website and newsletter
Assist with magazine layout
Launched monthly online newsletter, which increased website traffic by 40%
Decreased editorial mistakes by 15%
May 2009 – June 2009: Contract copywriter Hobart, TAS
Soleado Advertising is a small enterprise that specialises in advertising for a cappella musicians.
Created advertising copy for print and online media
Created keyword-rich and compelling copy to vastly improve SEO and search engine rankings
Increased paid performances for a cappella band Tiny Tim by 350%
June 2008 – March 2009: Freelance journalist Barcelona, Spain
Los tiempos de la Mañana
Los tiempos de la Mañana is a daily newspaper in Barcelona.
Sourced and researched articles on a daily basis
Covered and reported on functions and events
Assisted editor with fact checking and sub-editing
January 2007 – June 2008: Intern Journalist Hobart, TAS
The Hobart Courier
The Hobart Courier is a daily newspaper for residents of Hobart.
Sourced and researched articles and corresponding images
Assisted sub-editor with fact checking and sub-editing
Responded to email enquiries
I run a music blog that covers the underground music scene in Hobart. I cover all music genres from folk music to heavy metal, with news on up-and-coming bands, new trends and shows.