Tom W
Writer #19934
Duluth, MN
Joined 3/29/2017
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Tom is an award-winning writer, page designer and editor. His experience includes daily news and feature journalism, content marketing, on-page SEO work, and news design.

Professional skills and experience include news writing, feature writing, writing for the web, search engine optimization including on-page SEO, keyword research, page design, small business website design, content marketing, and social media content and management.

Tom has been a staff writer, reporter, copy editor, features designer, content editor and freelance writer for daily newspapers and regional magazines. He also worked 10 years in higher education marketing and communications, producing articles, newsletters, magazines and web content.
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Tom W's Education Industry Experience

300 Projects Completed

Tom produced numerous content marketing pieces, web pages, newsletters, alumni magazine articles, brochures, news releases and other writing, editing and print production projects in his 10-year career in higher education. He worked as publications director for the University of Minnesota Duluth and as a multimedia content specialist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He also covered K-12 education and higher education as a reporter at the Duluth News-Tribune.

Specialties

Journalistic feature and news writing, blogging, web content production, content marketing

Interests

Current events, science, technology, business, food and dining, health, pop culture, education, music

Education

University of Minnesota

Served as editor in chief of the Minnesota Daily, the campus newspaper.

Member Sigma Delti Chi/Society of Professional Journalists, University of Minnesota chapter.

Education

300 Projects Completed

Tom produced numerous content marketing pieces, web pages, newsletters, alumni magazine articles, brochures, news releases and other writing, editing and print production projects in his 10-year career in higher education. He worked as publications director for the University of Minnesota Duluth and as a multimedia content specialist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He also covered K-12 education and higher education as a reporter at the Duluth News-Tribune.

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100 Projects Completed

As a former staff writer for the Duluth News Tribune and Winona Daily News, Tom has hundreds of bylined articles to his name on topics ranging from education and the environment to home, garden, food and health. His work has appeared in syndication in major metropolitan newspapers including the Milwaukee Journal, the Denver Post, the Chicago Tribune and others. Tom also served as a contract reporter for Bloomberg News Service, covering the U.S. District Court in northern Minnesota including two landmark trials on illegal dowloading of music.

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1,001 Projects Completed

Tom has more than 850 bylined articles to his credit at the Duluth News Tribune, a daily newspaper serving the western Lake Superior region. He also wrote several hundred articles as a staff writer for the Winona Daily News and still more as a freelancer for Lake Superior Magazine, Bloomberg News and other outlets.

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