Travel Channel/ I-Go-U-Go.com
Five Journals Awarded “Top Rated” Editors’ Distinctions
All articles “balance practical information with personal
stories, detailed descriptions, sugges-tions, and photos. They
contain reviews that are, above all, useful to our community. These
jour-nals seem to get more views and earn higher ratings from other
travelers [the readers.]” 12/04–present.
24 Photographs Awarded “Outstanding” Editors’ Distinctions
These photographs show “some real thought and effort went
into both the choice of subject and the composition. The picture
quality is also good – sharp, crisp, and bright.” 1/05,
Editors’ Choice Favorite
Selected out of more than 350,000 contributing members to be showcased
as one of the five edi-tor’s top five favorite members
of the week.
Editor’s Choice Favorite Photograph
Selected out of more than 200,000 photos to be showcased as one
of the top ten editors’ choice photos of the month.
Bachelor of Science in Design, cum laude & University
University of Cincinnati; Cincinnati, OH.
Majored in Digital Design. Elective classes in business writing
and leadership. Recipient of Cincinnatus Scholarship and Cincy
Digital Women's Scholarship.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
After eight years experience copywriting to capture the attention of
target audiences in graphic design
projects, Danielle is now focusing
on freelance writing for magazines. Editors describe Danielle's articles
and queries as “clear and well stated,” “useful” to
readers, and “nicely written.”
PUBLICATIONS & WRITING EXPERIENCE
Home Cooking magazine
"Great Garnishes For
Everyday Foods" & "Garden-Fresh
Flavors In Every Dish"
300 words + 6 recipes. March/April 2006, July/August 2006
IgoUgo Travel Report: Las Vegas
"The Bellagio" & "The
500 words + 4 photographs, per article. July 2005 edition.
IgoUgo/ Travel Channel Travelers' Reviews
More than 60 reviews and
70 photos on topics including budget travel, solo travel, couples
travel, restaurants, hotels, festivals, and nightlife.
500 words + up to 4 photographs, per article. 12/04–12/05.
City of Arvada, Colorado
"Web Content Managers' Guidelines" included section on "Effective
Web Page Writing."
Was responsible for all aspects of this business publication, including:
concept, writing, editing, design/ layout, and printing. 1/06–3/06.
Copywriting for game rules, fictional backstories, and gameplay cards in several
games. Con-cepted and wrote outline for a new game's web site. Co-wrote, produced,
and mixed audio for a short film animatic. Designed and wrote game assembly
diagrams. Worked with multidiscipli-nary team to play-test games and invent
University of Cincinnati: Library of the College of Design,
Architecture, Art, and Planning
“Online PowerPoint Tutorial”
Wrote directions for a non-computer-savvy audience. 5/03.