WEB CONTENT & SEO:
Articles & Blogs
Hotel Descriptions and Reviews
Living in Germany
Discount Airlines in Europe
ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN:
Furniture & Fixtures
Shannon completed her degree in Architecture at New York Institute of Technology. While attending school, Shannon worked part-time at various architecture studios in New York City.
Shannon was also a live-in Residential Advisor for students with developmental disabilities and the campus Lifeguard.
Shannon received her MBA with a concentration in Real Estate Studies from Marylhurst University in 2010. She completed her entire degree online, maintaining a GPA of 3.6 or higher, while also working a full-time job with the Federal Government.
Shannon has begun her Doctoral degree in Business Administration, however she has temporarily put her studies on hold to focus on her writing career and her growing family. Shannon plans on continuing her degree in the very near future.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.