Andy W. has been a successful freelance writer and editor for over fifteen years and has also been employed, on a salaried basis, as Lead Writer for two multimedia companies.
Ghostwriting books has been his main focus in recent years. He has written, ghostwritten, or deeply edited over fifty books in the self-help, memoir, business advice, spirituality/inspiration, leadership, psychology, children's, and humor genres. Some of these have been for NY Times bestselling authors, and many have been published by top houses.
As a scriptwriter, he has had over twenty screenplay options/commissions in Hollywood. He has also written the scripts for over 25 computer/video games, many of which have won major industry awards. His award-winning stage play Empties has had several productions and has been optioned for film development.
He has written numerous articles, white papers, blog posts, speeches, and seminar scripts, in addition to marketing copy, web copy, packaging copy, and audio scripts.
Prior to becoming a writer, Andy worked in the counseling field and ran a mental health agency. He also has extensive experience as an actor, comedian, stage director, musician, voice director, and lyricist.