Michael V. earned an AA Degree in Advertising and Marketing at Los Angeles Pierce College. Following graduation, he established himself as an advertising professional, working on staff for ad agencies, and also freelance, and writing advertising and promotional copy for a diverse assortment of products and businesses, such as motion pictures, real estate, and restaurants. He expanded his writing skills to include press releases, press kits, bios, blogs, articles, and e-books, and currently works as a freelance content writer in the specialty areas of Filmmaking and Art & Design. He has worked as a screenwriter-for-hire in the film industry, has studied film and film history, and even comes from an industry family! He is no less a stranger on the subject of art, being an artist himself since childhood, and having attended art school after earning his college degree. Michael V.'s recent freelance writing credits include a myriad of articles and blogs on filmmaking and the film business, as well as like pieces on art and design. Michael V. combines his knowledge and imagination with a strong and unerring respect for craft to create pieces of writing that entertain, inform, and enlighten.