Writer #11268
La Plata, MD
5 Star Rating
35 Love Lists
48 Clients
56,000 Words
Shannon is a professional freelance writer and editor, with over 1,000 projects completed, including product descriptions, product reviews, landing pages, website content, hotel descriptions, hotel reviews, articles, blogs, and much more for a variety of clients. Shannon has worked as a Project Manager on a major retail account, editing and fact checking landing pages, and managing a team of 10 writers.

In her career as an Architectural Designer and Space Planner for private and Federal Government agencies, Shannon wrote SOWs (Statement of Work), TOs (Task Orders), RFIs (Request for Information), and RFPs (Request for Proposals), among other documents. Shannon is currently a Designer in Washington, DC, specializing in commercial and corporate interior design.

Shannon has over 15 years of professional work experience in the United States and abroad in Project Management, Business Development, and Architectural Design. She is considered a technical expert in her niche, Space Planning. Shannon is currently a full-time freelancer and a new mom, based in the Washington, DC metro area. She's in the process of saving for her first home and planning her wedding.

Shannon founded her own travel blog after moving to Germany in 2012, where she lived as an expat for almost three years. She traveled all over Europe with her fiancee before returning to the States. Shannon has been to over 25 countries and counting. She has also worked in the travel industry as a Travel Consultant and Cruise Specialist.

Shannon holds an undergraduate degree from NYIT where she received her Bachelor's in Architecture. She has an MBA, with a concentration in Real Estate, from Marylhurst University, and she has begun her Doctoral Studies towards a Doctorate of Business Administration. Shannon has a passion for continued education.

Highlights

Orders
282
Last Login
8/22/16
Samples
4

Shannon M's Career Industry Experience

3 Projects Completed

Shannon has a solid professional background in her career field, with over 15 years of experience working for the Federal Government, small to mid-sized private companies, and large financial institutions. She spent three years working internationally as a military contractor based in Germany, noted as a technical expert in her field.

Industry Projects

  • Travel100+
  • Real Estate50+
  • Education10+
  • Career3

Summary of Industry Experience

Travel

Having traveled to over 25 countries around the world, living in Europe for almost three years, and writing her own travel blog, Shannon has a lot of experience when it comes to travel. She has worked as a travel agent and is a certified cruise specialist.

Shannon has written extensively for Hipmunk, including hotel descriptions (300 words), flight destination articles (300-400 words), airport guides (300-400 words), and in-depth city guides (1000-1,500 words).

Real Estate

Shannon holds an MBA degree with a concentration in Real Estate. Throughout her Master's program she studied areas such as Real Estate Law, Real Estate Investment Analysis, and Analysis of a Real Estate Transaction. Shannon maintained a 3.6 GPA, or higher, throughout her program.

Shannon also received her Bachelor's Degree in Architecture from New York Institute of Technology's School of Architecture and Design. She has over 15 years of professional experience working in the design and real estate field, holding various positions both in the US and in Europe, for private companies and Federal agencies.

Education

Shannon currently works as a substitute teacher for various public schools (K-12) in Northern Virginia. Her fiancee is a certified elementary school teacher K-5, and a certified Special Education teacher K-12, who often assists her with education-related projects.

She has a passion for continued education. Shannon has received a Bachelor's Degree and her MBA. She has also begun her studies towards her Doctorate's Degree.

Shannon has extensive knowledge in the area of online education, as she herself completed her MBA degree through an online program with Marylhurst University.

Career

Shannon has a solid professional background in her career field, with over 15 years of experience working for the Federal Government, small to mid-sized private companies, and large financial institutions. She spent three years working internationally as a military contractor based in Germany, noted as a technical expert in her field.

Product Projects

  • Product Description500+
  • Blog Post50+

Summary of Product Experience

Product Description

Shannon has over three years of experience copywriting and has ghost-written over 500 product descriptions, landing pages, and buying guides for various online retailers and bidding sites. Product descriptions varied from 70-300 words; buying guides varied from 500-2000 words; and landing pages ranged from 250-1500 words. All projects were based on very strict style guides, and keyword and SEO requirements.

Blog Post

Shannon has over three years of travel writing experience for various online copywriting companies. Her most recent work has been published on Hipmunk, a major travel booking website. Shannon founded her own travel blog after moving to Germany in 2013, where she lived as an expat for three years, traveling all over Europe with her fiancee before returning to the States. Shannon has been to over 25 countries and counting. She has also worked in the travel industry as a part-time Travel Agent, booking vacations and cruises for her family and friends.

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