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Lapides - Writer - Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Leslie Lapides

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Summary

• Editorial quality: Depth of knowledge, experience in editing, writing, reporting
• Sound judgment
• Strong research ability
• Skilled at execution of project scope
• Fast, thorough, accurate, professional, easy to work with
• Excellent communicator who works well across the departments of any organization
• Project work and contractor work

Services

Writer

Work History

Marketing Director (Atlanta, GA)

Semantic Associates

October 2011 - October 2011

Privately held.
Advise on strategy for and implement marketing opportunities, including print, online, video.

Copy Editor (Atlanta, GA)

CNN Wire

January 2011 - October 2011

Ask for my recommendations for this position.

Copy Editor (Atlanta, GA)

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

February 2006 - December 2010

Daily newspaper.
Edit national, local, business, feature, op-ed copy. Coordinate daily editorial pages.
Lay out pages using Adobe InDesign.

Business Editor (Washington, DC)

Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service

January 1999 - February 2005

7-day wire service; more than 300 national, international clients.
Select, edit daily business packages from feed from multiple contributors.
Choose and manage freelancers.
Organize annual special projects, such as tax guide.
Upload teases, internal company projects to Web site.

Senior News Editor/Acting Business Editor (Washington, DC)

Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service

January 1997 - September 1997

7-day wire service; more than 300 national, international clients.
Select, edit daily business packages from feed from multiple contributors.
Train co-workers in Internet, other software.

Assistant News Editor (Washington, DC)

Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service

July 1988 - December 1996

7-day wire service; more than 300 national, international clients.
Edit news, feature, business stories.
Select, edit weekend news from feed from multiple contributors.

Qualifications & Certifications

BACHELOR OF ARTS

University of Chicago

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