Jamie is focused on creating content that exceeds client expectations and delivers the message. Jamie's specialties include:
Music and Events
Product Marketing and Product Descriptions
Jamie spends a good portion of her time kayaking, hiking, and taking photos around Washington. The beauty of the landscape here never ceases to amaze and surprise her. She is always looking for inspiration in everyday life. In the spring and summer months, Jamie can be found camping or hanging around the local beaches reading and relaxing. She also guides nature walks that include meditation, energy healing (Reiki), and an exploration of native medicinal plants. Jamie truly enjoys writing poetry, working on her blog, and practicing yoga when she is indoors.
Jamie began her college career in the Broadcasting program at Green River Community College. Nationally recognized for their station, KGRG, Green River provided a phenomenal place for Jamie to add some education to her creativity. Within the broadcast program Jamie mastered the art of writing for radio in addition to her production and on-air assignments. She co-hosted a Saturday morning talk/music show until she discovered that writing was quickly becoming her strength. She then began to focus on journalism and the media in general. She was hired just after graduation by Robinson Newspaper Group where she started as an ad rep for the Ballard News-Tribune quickly working her way up to manage classified advertising for all six of the Robinson publications.
Jamie has worked as a contractor for several food related businesses and has delivered copy for review, ad and print collateral. As a "foodie" she not only understands the industry but enjoys the work.
Jamie has been the contract writer for Felix LTD since 2010. She regularly prepares web content, staff bios, game descriptions (including rules), and press releases for the Say It! brand.
Working with a nationally recognized physician who was only the second in the nation to be certified to perform a groundbreaking procedure for women has challenged Jamie to hone her ability to understand and communicate technical information.
Jamie regularly donates her time to area non-profit organizations, in doing so she also acquired work in the copy writing area as her ability to establish value in messaging is top notch.
Jamie has worked with both retail and wholesale pet businesses to advertise, market, and publicize their businesses.
Jamie has worked for the Tacoma Stars professional men's indoor soccer team since 2009. Her love of the game, understanding of the audience and journalism skills have given her the upper hand to deliver press and information to the public.
Jamie's work in the marketing arena has spanned many industries. She has provided copy for both small and large businesses that promotes the values and message of her clients.
Throughout her career in publishing, printing and advertising Jamie has worked with a wide range of companies providing goods to the retail public. She has developed brands for start ups such as Mount Rainier Coffee Company and provides engaging content for businesses on the move such as The Gift Basket Diva.
Working with service, sub and general contractors Jamie has applied her working knowledge of the industry to deliver savvy content for construction and related businesses both online and in print.
Jamie has worked with several different beauty related businesses to develop web, print and ad copy. Her clients have ranged from small and local salons to nationally recognized physician-run aesthetics clinics.
Jamie is deeply connected to her own spiritual experience and the experiences of others. As a student and a guide, she is able to tap into spiritual subject matter from the perspective of both teacher and seeker. She uses her innate empathic abilities to create a message for her clients that engages, informs, and brings awareness to their audiences. Jamie is a Reiki practitioner and teacher (master), meditation guide, and coach. She regularly guides nature walks that include moving meditation, energy healing, and exploration of native medicinal plants. She enjoys writing about topics under the spiritual umbrella, including energy healing, plant medicine, the chakra system, tarot, oracle readings, and belief systems.
Jamie has spent a good portion of her career working directly with printers who often refer their clients to her for assistance writing copy for print collateral. Her writing skill combined with her ability to match copy to art to messaging is an asset to her clients.
Jamie enjoys writing blogs both for her own business as well as for her clients. She specializes in creating blogs that are well written, engage the reader and consistently convey the voice of her clients. She has experience writing humorously entertaining blogs on anything from Facebook to collaborating with creative partners. For her clients she has highlighted moments of success in their businesses, written on topics relating to her clients' industries and rebuttals to changing trends in the market.
Jamie has spent a good portion of her career working directly with printers who often refer their clients to her for assistance writing copy for print collateral. Her writing skill combined with her ability to match copy to art to messaging is an asset to her clients. For direct mail pieces she focuses on copy that encourages the recipient to pick it up and take action.
In addition to creating content for a variety of marketing purposes, Jamie has had the opportunity to write scripts for radio and 30, 60 and 90 second videos for distribution online. Having studied broadcasting Jamie is not unfamiliar with the need for concise, easy to follow copy that gets the listener to take action.
Jamie's clients continue to invite her back to work on their websites to keep content fresh. She regularly creates content that give the audience a reason to make their hit a visit.
Clients often reach out to Jamie for assistance deciphering what is "newsworthy". Her keen instincts and background in journalism give her clients a valuable resource for press releases, news briefs and event announcements.
Jamie has worked with large and small companies to create engaging ad copy specifically meant for use online. Her goal is always to understand the product, service or promotion in conjunction with the core values and voice of her client. From that understanding she is then able to quickly examine the online audience and create copy that is both effective and engaging. Her copy is often constructed around product photography, graphic elements along with company slogans and catch phrases.
Jamie's ability to communicate with a diverse group of people while adapting to their environment makes her an ideal match for clients looking for a solid copywriter. She feels that understanding the voice, message and mission of her clients is critical to success. She regularly works with clients who have projects ranging from almost complete to concepts.
Throughout her career Jamie has had her fair share of opportunities to write ad copy for both print and online campaigns. She truly enjoys putting the spotlight on her clients and their products and services. She is well-trained to deliver effective ad copy that inspires action.