Chris C
Writer #7588
St. Louis, MO
Joined 8/20/2013
6 Star Rating
100% Success
13,133 Projects
29 Endorsements
7 Elite Skills
Chris C is an award-winning news reporter, copywriter and marketing strategist. He has been a general assignment reporter for major media companies such as Pulitzer and Lee Enterprises. He's also worked as a mergers and acquisitions reporter for a division of the Financial Times Group. His reporting has appeared on a variety of national news websites, including Forbes. Chris specializes in business, finance and technology but can handle virtually any assignment. He has specific expertise in banking, investment and technology and has interviewed dozens of leading North American CEOs. Chris has also authored white papers, ebooks and marketing materials for a variety of Fortune 1000 and Fortune 500 companies. Chris majored in journalism and studied media communications and public relations at the graduate level. He's a proven, vetted professional who produces clean, creative copy -- byline or no byline.
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Chris C's White Paper Product Experience

65 Projects Completed

Chris C draws on his experience as a business journalist to craft authoritative white papers. His ability to quickly internalize complex information allows him to create white papers that are both credible and compelling.

Specialties

Chris C has deep experience with business, technology and finance writing. He's covered everything from multi-billion dollar mergers and IPOs to innovative early-stage startups. He's been a full-time financial services and technology reporter for a national news service. Chris also spent several years as general assignment news reporter for a major news organization. He's covered everything from crime and courts to city hall and sports. Given that experience -- and his years of freelance writing -- he can write authoritatively about most subjects.

Interests

Chris C is interested in business, finance, sports, technology, science, law, the arts and recreation. He is an avid reader, enjoys the outdoors and loves to travel. He's visited Canada, Alaska, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, Honduras, Belize, Turks and Caicos, St. Kitts and Mexico in the last few years, and plans to keep exploring.

Education

University of Missouri/Webster University

Chris was educated at the University of Missouri and Webster University. He studied journalism and Media Communications and Public Relations at the graduate level.

Business

2,315 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C is an award-winning news reporter and content specialist who has written about business full-time for a division of the Financial Times Group. Over the last decade he has written thousands of articles and blog posts about business, covering everything from features to billion dollar mergers.

Finance

607 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C has written extensively about finance for the Financial Times Group and other major publications. He has particular experience writing about mergers, private equity, venture capital and small investor issues.

Government

601 Projects Completed

Chris C has written about politics and government as a news reporter and as a freelance content specialist. He covered government issues for several prominent media organizations.

High Tech

261 Projects Completed

Chris C covered the technology sector for a prominent national news organization. He's covered everything from 3D printing to advertising technology. He's also written extensively about technology as a freelance copywriter.

Health

231 Projects Completed

Chris C has written about health as both a news reporter and freelance content specialist. He's written about hospitals, medical devices, patient issues and numerous other subjects.

Entertainment

231 Projects Completed

Chris C has written hundreds of stories and blog posts about entertainment while working as a features reporter and freelance content specialist. He's written concert reviews and has interviewed numerous well-known entertainers.

Sports

228 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C has written about sports for several newspapers and corporate clients. He is deeply familiar with the subject and able to write authoritatively about most popular sports.

Medical

202 Projects Completed

Chris C has written dozens of stories about the medical industry. He covered medical issues for a regional newspaper and covered the medical device market for a national business publication.

Humor

150 Projects Completed

Chris C has written dozens of humorous columns and recorded a series of humorous podcasts while working as a news reporter.

Software

145 Projects Completed

Chris C is a veteran professional journalist who has covered the technology sector for a prominent national news organization. He has written dozens of articles about software and software-related technology topics.

Food

142 Projects Completed

Chris C has written hundreds of news articles and blog posts about food. He's written restaurant reviews, features and promotional copy.

Legal

124 Projects Completed

Chris C has extensive experience covering the legal industry. He's written about numerous court cases and legal issues.

Banking

118 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C has covered the banking and financial services sectors extensively while working as a reporter for a division of the Financial Times Group. He has deep knowledge of the subject and can write authoritatively on most banking issues.

Technology

108 Projects Completed

Chris C has written extensively about technology for the Financial Times Group and other media organizations. He's covered everything from start-up culture to social gaming. He's also written tech sector analysis based on investigative reporting and conversations with analysts and key players in the space.

Travel

60 Projects Completed

Chris C has written dozens of travel articles during his career journalist. He also nurses a serious case of wanderlust, having traveled to half a dozen countries in the last few years.

Outdoor/Recreation

51 Projects Completed

Chris C has written numerous articles about recreation and the outdoors. He's covered everything from bird watchers to invasive flying fish.

Science

50 Projects Completed

Chris C has covered science issues for several major news organizations. He has a deep interest in the subject and enjoys reading about it in his spare time.

Agriculture

42 Projects Completed

Chris C has written about agricultural issues as both a news reporter and a freelance copywriter. He can write authoritatively about modern farming.

Real Estate

38 Projects Completed

Chris C is a veteran journalist and content specialist with significant experience writing promotional real estate copy. He can write town features and real estate listings in an engaging, creative style.

Gaming

38 Projects Completed

Chris C has covered the gaming industry for a national publication. He has focused particularly on social and mobile gaming, two of the fastest-growing areas of the gaming industry.

Article

5,667 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C is a veteran journalist and content specialist who has written thousands of news articles. He's covered numerous beats and can write authoritatively on a wide range of subjects.

Blog Post

1,459 Projects Completed, Elite Badge Awarded

Chris C is an experienced journalist and content specialist who has written dozens of blog posts on a variety of subjects. He knows how to craft compelling copy that grabs the reader's attention.

Web Page

145 Projects Completed

When clients need to create compelling new Web pages or refresh existing content, Chris C is here to help. His copy engages the reader deeply while conveying a sense of authority and competence. He has particular experience with business, finance, technology and gaming industry Web page creation, but can write for any industry. Chris C knows Web pages are a company's public face, so he polishes every word until it shines -- and stresses accuracy above all else.

White Paper

65 Projects Completed

Chris C draws on his experience as a business journalist to craft authoritative white papers. His ability to quickly internalize complex information allows him to create white papers that are both credible and compelling.

Press Release

47 Projects Completed

Chris C is an experienced journalist who has written dozens of press releases and read thousands more. Because he's been on the receiving end of countless pitches, he knows exactly what makes a press release work.

Book

8 Projects Completed

Chris C has written several electronic books for corporate clients, including relatively complex assignments for Fortune 1000 firms. Chris specializes in finance, technology and business topics.

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