Voiceover Script

I wrote several 15-30-second voiceover scripts for marketing promotional videos in collaboration with art directors for ShopHQ’s YouTube content.

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More About Me

When I’m not at work… I volunteer! I am the Communications Liaison for Minnesotan Suomi-koulu (Finnish School of Minnesota). I send MailChimp emails to students (or their parents) about upcoming school days, special events and resources. I update Facebook and recently started an Instagram for Suomi-koulu. I have served on the volunteer board for 3 […]

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Dear Hiring Manager:

Background Summary: I have 3 years of experience in marketing copywriting, as well as editorial writing and editing, sales, and office administration experience. I earned a BA in English Literature. As an e-commerce copywriter and marketing specialist, I created original content for 5 online interior design retailers. I wrote product descriptions, landing pages, brand stories, […]

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Blog Article: 5 Tips for Raising Bilingual Kids

  1. Make it your norm. I started speaking to my kids in Finnish while they were still in the belly, and continued as if there were no other option. It felt a little forced to me when my first was newborn, but she never knew any differently. Eventually, my confidence and competence grew, and […]

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Magazine Quiz: “Are You a Good Communicator?”

I completed an editorial internship for an international children’s magazine with a circulation of over 3 million. My bylines include 17 published activity ideas and articles. I edited content of five full magazine issue, and was lead editor of five articles. I created the writing and structure of this quiz as original content. This article […]

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Translation: Finnish to English Short Story

I freelance translate Finnish to English, as I am a native and fluent speaker of both languages. This short story is a promotional download for Ice Cold Crime, LLC, a publisher that brings Finland’s famous detective/crime novels to English speakers. I retained the author’s clipped and reserved tone, and translated the text precisely, while adding […]

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Blog Article: “5 Ideas for Modern Fall D├ęcor”

I created a slideshow for a retail website’s blog featuring links to 10 new products, placed into relatively evergreen content. This balanced the marketing director’s priority of sales conversion with the marketing content manager’s priority to position the company as an authority on design and a modern design community gathering place. 5 Ideas for Modern […]

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Product Description: Alessi Bowl

As part of my role as a marketing content specialist for an online retailer, I uploaded more than 500 products from more than 50 brands. This included editing or photographing images, providing specs, and increasing traffic with an SEO-tailored, but naturally voiced product description. Center of attention. The Alessi Opus Centerpiece Bowl captivates attention on […]

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Editorial: “All-Purpose Recycler”

      Without prior knowledge of the auto parts recycling industry, I developed a rapport with the owner of a major metals recycling facility for a feature article in the industry’s premier publication, the online magazine Locator Upfront. This was a freelance assignment, and I was given the contact information for the owner. The […]

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