FREELANCE - TORONTO,ONTARIO
Feature articles and cover stories on a variety of topics for Report on Business Magazine, National Post Business Magazine, Canadian Business, Maclean’s, Chatelaine, Saturday Night, Toronto Life, Elm Street, Homemaker’s, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, and Reader’s Digest. Program consultant for the CBC’s the fifth estate on two documentaries. Recent cover stories have included a profile on entrepreneur Rebecca MacDonald, head of Energy Savings, which markets natural gas to consumers, and Canada’s top bankruptcy judge, Justice James Farley, who retired in 2006, as well as an investigation into Ontario’s nuclear renovation fiasco.
Won silver medals in the 2002 and the 2001 National Magazine Awards, as well as ten honorary mentions. Honorary mention at the 2001 Accenture Business Journalism awards. Award of excellence, Canadian Nurses’ Association, 2001 and 2003.
Ghost writer for Deloitte, Bain & Company, and University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. Helped Bain consultants write articles for business and management journals, including Harvard Business Review, as well as a chapter in Bain’s M&A book. Wrote profiles of Deloitte consultants and case studies for the firm’s website. Created the concept and wrote all the copy for Rotman’s executive MBA website. Also wrote a variety of marketing materials for mutual funds such as Fidelity Investments, AIM and AIC Group of Funds, newsletters for a small Vancouver-based investment fund, and a website for Maple Financial Group, a privately held merchant bank. Wrote articles on Merrill Lynch’s international leaders for an in-house magazine. Helped write simplified prospectuses for U.S. mutual funds. Worked with a Toronto advertising firm, Advocacy, on the re-branding of a small investment firm.