Portfolio

2018 CV – A pretty self-explanatory, fifty-thousand-foot view of who I am and what I’ve done.

Blogs – Short and long-form, for various clients across a wide array of subject matter: Perma-Pier Foundation Repair, Enilon, CalGiant Farms,

Associate Fiction Editor – I currently serve as an associate fiction editor for Texas Christian University’s literary magazine, descant where I get to read new author submissions, offer feedback, work with our editorial team and potential authors for publication, and the usual day-to-day of a literary magazine.

News Articles for Wine Spectator – Various articles I’ve authored from 300-1400 words. From technical subject matter that includes medical, financial, and technological breakthroughs as they pertain to wine, to interviews, current events, and trends.

Weekly Blog Unfiltered for Wine Spectator – Weekly blog dealing with the lighter side of the wine world, where celebrity and wine intersect, as well as news items that don’t merit a long-form article.

Author Interviews/Literary – Sought and secured interviews with some notoriously elusive writers –  Paul AusterChris CleaveKate ChristensenDave Cullen Mark Danielewski (1)Mark Danielewski (2)Benjamin HaleMichael HastingsChuck Palahniuk (1)Chuck Palahniuk (2)Mark RichardGary Shteyngart – Lidia Yuknavitch

Garold LaRue III Bio (copy only) – Client needed an in-depth profile covering decades of experience in the field of coffee roasting, as well as outlining his contributions to the global coffee trade and humanitarian efforts.

Avoca Coffee Profile Page – Fifth-generation coffee roaster based in Texas needed an update to their profile page. They wanted clean and concise, with just a touch of personality. Professional yet playful.

Duda Simple Salads by Salanova B2B email with CTA (copy only) – Client needed an email template for a B2B message that would appeal to a targeted audience (producer buyers in large grocery stores) highlighting the merits of their unique product with various CTAs.

eBook/Recipe Book (copy only) – Client wanted an e-book that incorporated various Medjool date-related recipes within a play on the term “date night” with different themed “dates” applied to each recipe.

CalGiant Farms BuzzBlog – Client needed ghost-blogged entries that emulated the author’s voice, hit SEO milestones, and engaged the reader with further CTAs.

Foodservice Industry Sales Copy Rewrite – A $100MM corporation had some sales material (PPT deck, web copy, etc…) that needed some love and a diet. No links available (proprietary copy), however, a reference is available upon request.

Infographics –  Interactive, dual-channel infographic that outlined repair expectations for potential customers, one for residential and one for commercial applications.

Online Quiz – An online quiz we developed via qzzr for a client, complete with custom logic applied to weighted answers and possible outcomes.

Clients – Non-inclusive list of clients I’ve worked with and for over the years: Perma Pier – Accent Foods – DMA Solutions –  Compass DatacentersFlexjet – Texas Health Resources – Texas Health Physicians GroupBellClarusLena PopeCalloway’sEnilon – CalGiantDuda Farm FreshChuck PalahniukLitReactor – Chiasmus Media – Avoca CoffeeGM Financialdescant/TCU

Additional files/resources available upon request.