Clients worked for during 2012-2013.
Dunlop Web Blogs about various business management topics for this search engine marketing and web management company, for use on the website of one of its clients, a business college. Here are links to recent published blogs:
Mancinism Design I help this creative graphic design agency with assorted copywriting work, which has included brainstorming slogan ideas for use on owner Winston’s planned new ManciniWear range of trendy equality and diversity-themed T-shirts.
DECISION magazine. A glossy business lifestyle magazine, read by 10,000 business executives in southern England. I interview several execs each week across a variety of sectors, as part of indepth features on a range of topics.
Association of Benefits Claimants: I have been helping this community interest company with varied copywriting and proofreading work. No link yet as the website is still under development.
Pimlico Road. Americana/country rock band who needed a fact sheet/biog to send to radio stations to try and get some airplay. I interviewed them, wrote their biog and arranged, through contacts of mine, appearances for the band on two local radio stations. Here’s one of the broadcasts that resulted. Pimlico Road on Croydon Radio
Eva Phoenix – professional classical singer and musician: I wrote the About page for Eva’s website.
Hello! magazine – consumer celebrity/lifestyle magazine: occasional subbing shifts, using InDesign to sub celeb, beauty, cookery and health features.
Draper’s: Emap’s flagship fashion title
Retail Week Emap’s market-leading retail industry magazine.
Retail Jeweller: Emap’s jewellery trade title
Have done several subbing shifts on the above titles, checking spelling/grammar/facts, cutting to fit, writing headlines etc
High50. Online consumer lifestyle magazine for the over-50s. I spent a week as holiday cover sub-editor, editing and uploading features about culture, fashion, lifestyle, home interest, using a CMS – and doing picture research.
IHS Jane’s – B2B magazine publisher with about 12 titles, print and online: six months freelance sub-editing of aeronautical, marine and defence news and features across the titles, using InDesign and a CMS.
UKIP Media & Events – B2B magazine publisher with about 16 titles: currently doing a series of holiday cover days through to the end of October, subbing transport and motorsport-related news and features in InDesign.
Clockwise Creative – graphic design and marketing agency: occasional proofreading and copywriting projects.
Croner Publishing – publisher of import/export magazine Trade International Digest: I wrote features based on interviews with senior business executives in various sectors.
Max Publishing – trade magazine publisher with a stable of titles covering the gifts, housewares, greeting card and party sectors. For the eighth consecutive year I edited the annual Cookshop Training Source Book. This involves liaising with well-known manufacturers to produce at least 16 different product category chapters. The book is used by the owners of independent cookshops as an aid to training their staff.
iDevelopment – web development company: I wrote some SEO (search engine optimised) copy (See this link). I also proofread and editedthe content of the entire site to ensure a consistent style throughout.
hybrid-funding.com: crowdfunding business for which I wrote web copy.