Reverse technical (translational) writer, freelance
Freelance writer for articles, blog posts, white papers, dossiers and similar materials that explain technical information to broad audiences. Extensive experience with material related to investing and markets. Examples of recent clients include:
> UCLA Anderson School of Management
> University of Chicago Booth School of Business
> YCharts, a financial analytics company
> Law firms, investment banks, medical institutions
Wrote a wide variety of articles for major newspapers and magazines on as-needed basis. Topics included entrepreneurship, Southern politics, murder, investing, hurricanes, real estate and polite children, to name a few. Numerous bylines in each of the following publications:
> The Wall Street Journal
> The New York Times
> Time, Inc. and BusinessWeek magazines
> In The Economist, several major articles that are not bylined, per magazine’s style
> Crain’s Chicago Business
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