Natasha Peterson Resume 1-14-15
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Natasha Peterson, Creative Content Producer/Manager & Writer
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 703-319-2123 or 571-426-4779
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My award-winning work is energetic, engaging and targeted. I produce eye-catching and
sparkling content for digital media/SEO, POP and print formats. My ads, PSAs and articles have
appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Time Magazine and have
been syndicated nationally. I've written, edited and managed content as both a contractor and
staff writer including Senior Writer/Creative at Ogilvy PR/Washington, DC.
I love to brainstorm powerful concepts to brand and position products and campaigns.
Then, I love working with the team to turn the best ideas into reality.
Marketing Consultant and Senior Writer/Editor including:
Content Producer and Writer, Progress Software -- Data Collaboration and Integration
Marketing Group, concepts and writing for the website. August, 2015 to present.
Marketing Consultant and Content Producer for SoGoSurvey.com, survey technology
software. Brand development, messaging, Facebook and Google ads, SEO landing pages,
website rewrite, motion graphic videos, blogs, and customer care documents. Worked with
social media team in India including writing training. June 2013 - June 2014.
Storyteller/Marketing Writer, Chinook USA: National launch of Uncle Si's Iced Tea. I backed
up the Chinook power team with storytelling, product copy, web and marketing collateral for
the April launch of their new celebrity beverage. Spring, 2014.
Relay Station Digital Strategies. Web and Retail Writer for client communications. 2012-2013.
Writer/Editor, Fairfax County Public Schools, Employee benefits website. 2011.
Writer/Editor for JINSA (Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs), bipartisan think tank
for military policy. Freelance articles, plus program-funding grant for the Law Enforcement
Education Program (LEEP) for US first-responders’ training by Israeli counterparts. 2007-2011.
Manager of Stewardship Communications for Fairfax County Parks and Recreation, a national
role model. Managed and edited the award-winning ResOURces Newsletters, executive talking
points, volunteer and environmental education materials and ResOURces website. 2003-2007.
Senior Writer/Creative at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide/Washington DC,
Creative concepts, message development, speechwriting, logo lines, video narration, print ads,
PSAs, congressional testimony, editing and copywriting for corporate, association and
government clients including: CDC, NIH, NHLBI, the National Park Service, Sprint, the Chlorine
Chemistry Council, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Constellation Energy, MasterCard, YMCA and
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AmeriCorps, among others. I worked across practices and served as Ogilvy trainer for PR writing
in Washington DC., Los Angeles and San Francisco. AWARDS My concepts and copy
helped Ogilvy win seven national wards, plus a Washington Addy. Received an Ogilvy
Professional Achievement Award for the US Fire Administration campaign. 1996 – 2001.
Writer/Creative concepts – Food, Health, Environment and Travel
As a stringer, I was published in Let’s Live Magazine, Natural Foods Merchandiser including
front page investigative articles regarding food and supplements policy, and Westways
among others, and wrote for numerous companies.
Albertsons, Los Angeles, CA, 1993—1995. Concepts and copywriting for radio and print
advertising (food and nutrition), employee information and safety manuals for western
supermarket chain with 400+ outlets.
Whole Foods, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, 1991-1993. Concepts and copywriting for radio/print
advertising and advocacy materials. Award: Food Marketing Institute/Newspaper
Advertising,1992, Sharing a Harvest of Hope
Author and Ghostwriter
THAT'S HOW MANY DAYS, first novel. Genre: coming-of-age.
THE 9-11 STORY BOOK, graphic novel in its 2nd printing, illustrated by New Orleans artist Alan
Gerson, plus UNTITLED graphic novel currently being illustrated by Alan Gerson.
MEMOIR YOUR WAY − HOW TO CREATE YOUR STORIES, RECIPES, SCRAPBOOKS AND QUILTS
FOR FAMILY, FRIENDS AND FUTURE GENERATIONS: Contributor. (Coming soon!)
HOW TO FIGHT ARTHRITIS AND WIN (Agora 2002) Ghostwriter for new chapters.
SACRED SITES: A TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO NORTH AMERICA'S MOST POWERFUL, MYSTICAL
LANDMARKS (Contemporary 1989, Verlag Goldman in Germany), which earned a national book
club prize and was featured on CNN twice.
Story Development – Video, Film and Television. Prior to writing professionally, I worked in
the television and film industry doing script editing, research, and development for producers
and directors. Some of the studios I worked for included Fox Television, Orion Television, ABC
and Warner Cable.
Education: Univ. of Connecticut, BA Communications; USC Cinema/TV Grad School, continued
Memberships: Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society in New Orleans; Virginia Writer’s Club. Thank you!