Travel writing, industry-specific articles, city guides, web content, editing, news writing, legal blogs, photography, food content and video "versioning" into blogs or articles.
Travel, news, culinary, the arts, politics, history, legal, culture, urban and rural communities
Wendy K. graduated with a BA in English from the University of Washington as well as a professional degree in Photography and Digital Imaging from UW Extension. She held a listing on the National Dean's List and was inducted into the Golden Key National Honor Society.
Digital imaging and traditional photography, including commercial imaging, Photoshop, artistic photo oils, landscape photography, portraiture, darkroom skills, digital manipulation, and product photography.
Wendy has been a travel journalist for more than 10 years, providing articles, blogs and photography for magazines, websites, newspapers and major hotels groups. In addition to writing features and "travel tips," she contracts as a content specialist for industry-specific organizations, visitor's bureaus and marketing companies. She also works as a content editor and proofreader for dozens of online projects.
Wendy serves as a featured writer, blogger and journalist for dozens of publications covering lifestyle topics such as travel, food and wine, destinations, outdoor activities, family, health and home improvement.
In addition to writing feature articles for publications such as Seattle Magazine, Storied Hotels and Undercurrents (Comcast NBCUniversal), Wendy writes and edits hundreds of "web content" pieces and news features for companies such as USA Today, King 5 News, Hotels.com, SF Gate, SOuth Whidbey Record and Investopedia. She also writes destination pieces and blogs for major hotel groups, including Fairmont, Intercontinental, Millennium, Marriott and Carlson, and she creates the "Let's Get Local" blog for Pinnacle Properties. Wendy travels extensively, writing about topics ranging from the olive harvest in Italy to agritourism, historic hotels, islands within the United States, and visiting small villages in India.
Wendy's published news articles include features, on-staff news writing, city-centric cultural coverage, and "versioning" of on-air shows into web content/articles. Current and former news clients include King 5 News, USA Today, South Whidbey Record, Sound Publishing newspapers, Comcast/NBCUniversal, Huffington Post and more.
Wendy creates blog posts for a variety of clients in industries such as restaurants, travel, home improvement, real estate, hotels, technology and property management. She writes the ongoing weekly blog for Pinnacle Properties providing city-centric content for all major U.S. cities.
Wendy uses an informal "storytelling" approach to writing sponsored marketing content for products including technology, travel gear and home improvement.