Writer #12579
Brooklyn, NY
4 Star Rating
7 Love Lists
13 Clients
8,000 Words
BJ is a talented writer, an experienced marketing and advertising manager, and a creative Jack of all trades, skilled in a variety of crafts ranging from penning poetry and fiction, to illustration, photography, and graphic design. He is a graduate of New York University with a degree in journalism and mass communications, and has since worked the better part of a decade in the field of project and creative management at several advertising agencies in New York and San Francisco.

As a writer, BJ has enjoyed success scribing for blogs focusing on music, men's lifestyle, and entertainment. He has also spearheaded the respective social media initiatives of each, tapping into his experiences as a headline writer and banner ad designer, resulting in reaching wider readership through punchy but eloquent tweets and Facebook posts. BJ's snappy, conversational tone permeates through his subject matter, creating an accessible, engaging reading experience, regardless of topic.

BJ's formal background lies in news reporting and long-form feature writing. He has well-rounded experience with content generation and aggregation, and is always looking to grow as a writer. His passion for learning has also led him to pursue a Master's degree in illustration, with the subjects of his works typically deriving from poetry he reads and writes.


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Industry Projects

  • Entertainment100+
  • Music100+
  • Humor20+

Summary of Industry Experience


BJ is an avid consumer of all types of media, and has written countless articles, reviews, and analyses about the entertainment industry. His style caters to the reader who wants to go on a deeper, more cerebral journey to understand the motives and makeup of the characters we watch on a consistent basis.


As BJ's taste in music grew, so did his experience as a writer on the matter. He initially worked as an indie rock album reviewer, and has since gone on to write hundreds of reviews, tweets, and opinion pieces of a breadth of music, from folk and jazz, to hip hop, death metal, and beyond.


BJ initially started blogging as a humorist, and has since interjected wit and snark into his writing across all genres. He has written for several men's lifestyle websites, has penned web series shorts and stand-up routines, and, in general, finds that humor is effective in engaging the reader regardless of the mood or matter of the subject at hand.

Product Projects

  • Twitter Post1,000+
  • Blog Post100+

Summary of Product Experience

Twitter Post

BJ is a prolific Twitter user whose posts run the gamut; sports, music, breaking news, television, politics, and observational humor are all topics on which he enjoys tweeting.

Blog Post

At BJ's core is his strength as a blogger. He completed one of the first formal blogging classes in the country while at NYU, and for the past 10 years has blogged across a multitude of platforms for various audiences, ranging from sports, to news, to lifestyle, and more.

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