Camryn is a freelance writer and editor with several years of experience at both digital and print publications, as well as at content marketing agencies. She is an articulate writer, often praised for her attention to detail and ability to adapt various tones. She possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as experience working in fast-paced, demanding environments.
I offer several types of freelance services, including writing, editing, consulting and reviewing. To date, I’ve worked with the following companies, plus numerous other small businesses:
Reviewed.com, a division of USA Today
Taste of Home
Hearts on Fire
Rhode Island Monthly
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Associate Editor @ Skyword
August 2015–August 2016
Using the Skyword platform to edit articles in both AP and Chicago styles, focusing on style, logic, grammar, punctuation, syntax, spelling and search engine optimization. Providing editorial feedback and revision requests to writers in order to strengthen each piece and ensure they meet the client’s needs and content guidelines.
Lead Editor @ Brafton
Handled the majority of content editing for the Health and Lifestyles team. Conducted monthly plagiarism checks and ensured writers are putting out quality content. Sent team emails and conducted workshops on common writing problems relating to AP Style, spelling and grammar.
Content Writer @ Brafton
July 2014–February 2015
Content writer at a digital marketing firm targeting large- to medium-sized companies. Produced up to 4,000 words per day for various client blogs and websites. Specialized in lifestyle and healthcare feeds.
Editorial Intern @ Rhode Island Monthly
Assisted editors with day-to-day editorial tasks. Wrote weekly event newsletters and monthly dining newsletters. Researched and produced articles on a variety of topics that were featured on RI Monthly’s website and in print issues.
Editorial Intern @ Grace Ormonde Wedding Style
Researched upcoming wedding trends, created social media marketing campaigns, edited and uploaded Real Wedding submissions, and updated the Wedding Style blog.
Member Services @ Carnegie Abbey Country Club
April 2012–January 2014
Worked as a front-desk agent at a 5-star private country club. Provided highest level of customer service by building relationships with elite clientele. Acted as an intermediary between members and other departments. Worked in the spa, marketing and housekeeping departments when needed.
Teaching Assistant @ University of Rhode Island
Fall Semester 2013
Paid teaching assistant for TMD 126: Introduction to Design. Graded all projects and tests for a class of 80 students. Provided extra help and exam reviews. Worked closely with Dr. Karl Aspelund to develop assignments.
University of Rhode Island
September 2011–December 2013
B.S. Textiles, Merchandising and Design
Summa Cum Laude, 3.94 GPA
Recipient of the University Academic Excellence Award
Saint Anselm College
Mount St. Charles Academy