Veronica’s Resume

EXPERIENCE:
Saks Fifth Ave. (HBC Digital)                                                                7/15-present
Copywriter, Contract
-Create concise product descriptions for saks.com, saksoff5th.com, lord&taylor.com, and thebay.com

J.Crew                                                                                                           5/15-7/15
Copywriter, Contract
-Wrote SEO-oriented product descriptions for fashion merchandise
-Produced copy for emails, signage, and catalogues
-Generated names for products

Mix Apparel/Joe Fresh                                                                          10/13-5/15
Copywriter/Marketing Associate/Junior Stylist
-Produced 200+ detail-oriented products descriptions monthly for full age spectrum
-Wrote copy for catalogues and Australian publication Cole’s Baby & Toddler Magazine
-Prepped e-Commerce and editorial photo shoots: styled looks and created visual guides
-Photographed all merchandise for website and catalogues using StyleShoots
-Formatted and retouched images for website and catalogues
-Monitored website and maintained daily contact with teams in Australia and Canada

 Bluefly                                                                                                          8/13-10/13
Copywriter, Contract
-Created engaging product descriptions for high-end fashion merchandise

PriMedia, Inc.                                                                                             4/13-8/13
Copywriter/Digital Engagement Specialist
-Wrote SEO-oriented copy for websites, blogs, press releases, and social media platforms
-Managed clients’ social media accounts: Facebook and Twitter

SHK Magazine                                                                                             1/13-4/13
Editorial Assistant/Copy Editor
-Researched topics and trends; wrote articles; proofread and fact-checked stories

BeautySage.com                                                                                        10/12-1/13
Editorial Assistant/Copy Editor
-Implemented website updates; produced articles; proofread extensively

University at Buffalo Alumni Association                                         1/12-1/13
Freelance Writer
-Interviewed and profiled notable alumni: alumni.buffalo.edu/greatgrads

Long Island Pulse Magazine                                                                      5/11-10/11
Editorial Assistant/Copy Editor
-Fact-checked; proofread extensively; wrote articles and book reviews


EDUCATION:
The City College of New York
                                                                 1/15-present
MFA: Creative Writing / Publishing Certificate
The University at Buffalo
, Magna Cum Laude                                    8/09-5/12
BA: English / Advanced Certificate: Journalism / Focus: Creative Writing


SKILLS:

• Proficient in Microsoft Office & Adobe programs
• Advanced Spanish speaker
• Excellent written & verbal communication skills
• Certified teaching assistant

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