Nic A
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Joined 4/24/2022
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Nic is an editorial professional with 10+ years of experience in content development as a developmental editor, (ghost) writer, and marketing and communications lead. He is adept at developing compelling, story-driven non-fiction, and translating complex, technical material for popular audiences.
He has experience working in and with small, nimble, fast-paced organizations and writing/editing for green tech startups and leaders in the green industry.
He has served as the acting Head of Marketing for a leading digital marketing company in San Francisco. In this capacity, he oversaw all marketing and communications initiatives for the world’s first federally-chartered crypto bank, built strategic partnerships and collaborated with leading firms to build the brand and expand reach.
As a freelance editor, Nic offers a variety of services, including developmental editing, (ghost) writing, and content marketing for publishers, brands, organizational clients, and independent authors. From business to self-help, education, science for the masses, and more, he is comfortable working in a wide range of non-fiction genres.
Nic has developed high-profile franchise titles for Pearson and Cengage, worked on academic and narrative non-fiction titles for UC Press, developed trade and professional titles published by Crown, Berrett-Koehler, Palgrave Macmillan, and Callisto Media, and written for Weldon Owen and Popular Science. Outside of books, Nic has penned white papers, op-eds, articles, blog posts, and all manner of collateral for individual and organizational clients across industries.
Home Living
Marketing
Email Copy
Advertisement
eBook
Self Help
Travel
Career
Education
Facebook Post
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Specialties

Nic specializes in writing product descriptions, executive bylines, blog posts, press releases, case studies, website copy, and email marketing.
Print work specialties include magazine articles, ad copy for newspapers and brochures. Nic enjoys researching and writing eBooks, landing pages, white papers, and social media posts.

Interests

Nic's true passion is content development, instructional design, writing, and developmental editing.
Outside writing, he is a musician, singer, songwriter and the lead vocalist and guitarist in a band. He enjoys traveling, camping, dancing, photography, digital art and Chess.

Education

Boston College

Boston College

Marketing

1,200 Projects Completed

An adept marketer, Nic is knowledgeable in direct marketing, social media marketing, inbound and outbound marketing, survey marketing and email marketing. He has served as the acting Head of Marketing for a leading digital marketing company in San Francisco. In this capacity, he oversaw all marketing and communications initiatives for the world’s first federally-chartered crypto bank, built strategic partnerships and collaborated with leading firms to build brand and expand reach.
Nic is able to analyze any marketing strategy and offer recommendations on the most effective techniques for a marketing program. He has experience working in and with small, nimble, fast-paced organizations and writing/editing for green tech startups and leaders in the green industry.

Business

640 Projects Completed

Nic has extensive experience writing on a variety of business topics. Be it sales and marketing strategies, business planning, white papers, software integration or planning and strategy, Nic has the ability to deliver what the client needs. He regularly writes about business topics such as financing, marketing, customer relations, startups and business financing.

Music

625 Projects Completed

Nic is a musician, singer, and the lead vocalist and guitarist of the band, The Proofs. He is also a prolific songwriter who has written several pieces in different formats and production levels. Having a passion for music, Nic has written hundreds of articles on music topics, including concert reviews, music-related academic papers, webpage articles for music studios, instrument and gear reviews, and concert promotion articles.

Education

512 Projects Completed

Nic writes up-to-date content on educational topics, including learning styles, disciplinary policies, Government funding for education, school safety, technology in education, Common core state standards, teacher tenure and standardized testing.

Career

400 Projects Completed

With a broad range of human resource knowledge, Nic writes compelling content on the subjects of career training and success. He has worked with several professionals, HR management firms and employment agencies to create content on continuing education, career advancement techniques, career opportunities, and preparation for employment interviews. Other topics include successful salary negotiation methods, career planning, skill assessment, networking, and career change.

Travel

300 Projects Completed

Nic has written travel reviews and travel tips for Via Travelers, Drift Travel and Apartments.com. His specialties include writing about rental cars, road trips, travel tips and advice, and travel safety.

Self Help

250 Projects Completed

As a trained theologian, Nic specializes in introspection and self-analysis. He has the knowledge and training to write articles, blogs, essays and tips on self-help topics such as self-improvement, self-esteem, stress, time management, addiction, anxiety/depression, career counseling and many more.

Home Living

112 Projects Completed

Nic has authored more than 100 informative articles on various topics concerning home decoration, remodeling, furniture arrangement, family finances, frugal living and other related topics.

Email Copy

1,200 Projects Completed

Depending on the client’s needs, Nic is able to craft emails that capture readers’ attention, encourage calls to action, build trust, make special offers or answer questions. He has written hundreds of direct email marketing messages for sales, click-through campaigns, donations and much more.

Blog Post

800 Projects Completed

Nic is skilled at writing blog posts ranging from current trends to news topics and informational pieces. He has written blogs on various subjects, including education, healthcare, technology, automotive, travel, real estate, politics, entertainment, beauty, and insurance.

Facebook Post

600 Projects Completed

Nic writes regular Facebook posts and status updates for several companies. He specializes in creating interesting, eye-catching posts that get noticed hence attracting engagements.

Advertisement

157 Projects Completed

Nic is an expert at creating digital and print ad copies that compel conversions, inspire and motivate. He has a strong voice and a creative flair that helps him craft excellent copies that convey clients’ value proposition to potential customers.

eBook

23 Projects Completed

BEooks are an excellent tool for businesses given their ability to cover topics in-depth, generate new business leads, and increase traffic. Nic has worked with dozens of clients to create high-quality, clearly organized, easy-to-follow and engaging eBooks. His expertise stems from his combined experience in freelance writing and digital marketing. His numerous interests and diverse skill set allow him to work across a wide range of subjects depending on the needs of the client.

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