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Katharine S.
$65/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Content Writing
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Legal
  • Operations Management
  • Contract Law
  • Product Development
  • Event Planning
  • Event Management
  • Marketing Operations & Workflow

I help entrepreneurs and mission-driven organizations build and nurture communities through in-person events & experiences. Specialty: Transitioning companies to remote operations while increasing efficiency, output, and employee experience. Experienced in operations and project management with growing companies. Specializing in experiential learning, inspiring impactful events in order to build powerful relationships, and maximize impact. I love the flexibility of being location independent and have seen the increase in efficiency and output that I and organizations experience when they transition to remote. :) I am passionate that the...

Charis S.
$170/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Pinterest
  • Branding & Marketing
  • TV Advertising
  • Instagram Story
  • Facebook Advertising
  • B2C Marketing
  • Snapchat Marketing
  • TikTok Marketing
  • Instagram Marketing
  • Customer Acquisition

I’m a growth strategy consultant with deep expertise in GTM, branding and paid media (TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest). Past experience includes driving performance for a multi-industry book of clients at digital agencies, scaling DTC-superstar Madison Reed’s $22M paid social spend 148% YoY with a 17% CAC decrease, and driving paid social and TV creative direction and production for up-and-coming DTC brand Grove Collaborative.

Loren S.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Brand Marketing
  • Branding
  • Brand Consulting
  • Content Development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Communications
  • Brand Management
  • Advertising
  • Creative Direction
  • Copywriting
  • Content Creation
  • Mobile App

As a strategic Marketing Specialist, I have a history of success in creating clear, compelling content, and branding all types of organizations. My background includes 10 years in the non-profit sector and 15 years in advertising agencies, developing, and executing comprehensive integrated marketing plans. My experience is a hybrid of entrepreneurial leadership, non-profit, and agency experience, both in-house and as a consultant. I have big picture focus and an insightful, bold approach to marketing ideation and execution. Throughout these roles, I've coached and mentored young talent, elevating the capability of creative departments and...

Eric W.
$60/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • User Interface Design
  • Web UI
  • Art Direction
  • Branding & Marketing
  • Logo Design
  • Branding
  • Brand Identity
  • Creative Direction
  • Video Production
  • Visual Art
  • Digital Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Graphic Design
  • Packaging Design

Over the years I have developed my craft and personal style that has led me to working with a variety of people and clients spanning multiple countries and timezones. That continually allows me to bring a lot of creativity, experience, passion and project oversight to everything I do. I am multi-disciplinary in Print, Web, Motion Graphics and Photography. I have managed teams of designers, oversaw production, and developed systems to keep projects organized and deliverable. I have taken on projects where I have designed and created all materials for delivery and I have directed the overall look and functionality for approval to guiding the...

Guy R.
$140/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Advertising
  • Interactive Advertising
  • Creative Direction
  • Content Creation
  • Scriptwriting
  • Copywriting

Hello, I'm a San Francisco-based Creative Director/Copywriter with decades of cross-channel advertising and marketing experience at ad agencies, on the client side, and as a freelancer. Cheers!

Justin M.
$150/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Creative Direction
  • Brand Identity
  • Copywriting
  • Management Skills
  • Brand Consulting
  • Branding

I'm an inspirational creative leader, dedicated to fresh, transformative brand communication. I live to unlock complex problems that create unfair advantages for businesses, using strategic creativity and insight to drive behavioural change. As a creative director, I lead with warmth and intelligence to deliver world-class marketing. I've worked for some of the world's greatest brands, and also built brands and teams from the ground up - both in-house and as part of an agency team. I trained as a designer and became a writer. So I can kern and spell. I've worked on everything: long form film scripts, commercials, headlines, taglines,...

Jarod M.
$100/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Programmatic Campaign
  • Google Ad Manager
  • Economics
  • Conversion Rate Optimization
  • CRM Automation
  • A/B Testing
  • Facebook Ads Manager
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Project Management
  • TikTok Ad
  • Data Analysis Consultation
  • Marketing

I am: A Expert Ad Buyer: Google Ads (Non-Branded Search, Branded Search, YouTube, Display, Discovery, Performance Max), Meta (Facebook, Instagram, all placements), TikTok, The Trade Desk, LinkedIn, Bing, Affiliate Partners, Influencer Management, Direct Mail) A Conversion Rate Optimization Specialist Providing Full-Funnel Analysis And Support Through Individualized Creative Strategy, Landing Page A/B Testing, Persona UX Segmentation, Remarketing Campaigns, and CRM Management. A Data-Driven Executive Managing Cross-Functional Success Across 12 Countries With A Focus On Long-Term Growth And Efficiency Genuinely In Love With User...

Jonathan L.
$150/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Brand Strategy
  • B2C Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Brand Consulting
  • Customer Insight Analysis
  • Digital Ad Campaign
  • Customer Segmentation
  • Brand Development
  • Brand Identity
  • Brand Positioning
  • Content Marketing
  • Consumer Research
  • B2B Marketing
  • Mobile Advertising

Seasoned brand/creative strategy leader. Proven at gleaning customer insight, turning complexity into clear action plans, and collaboratively developing effective campaigns. Looking for opportunities to uncover compelling brand stories that drive results.

Claire L.
$150/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Production Planning
  • Sustainability
  • Photography
  • Project Budget
  • Documentary
  • Film Direction
  • Master Production Schedule
  • Video Advertising
  • Video Commercial
  • Film Budget
  • Sustainable Product
  • Project Management
  • Creative Direction
  • Video Production

I am a Creative Producer with experience creating branded content, editorial documentaries, direct response ads and photography. My technical experience includes directing, agency producing, line producing, post producing and production management, all operating across the entire arc of video production from creative development through final delivery. It's important to me to enjoy the work and those I'm working with. The end goal is always to create the best final product on time and on budget. I hope we can work on something special together!

Duane W.
$125/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Cartoon Character
  • Voice-Over
  • Script Revision
  • Video Game Dialogue
  • Explainer Video
  • Male Voice
  • Medical Narration
  • Voice-Over Recording
  • Voice Acting
  • Narration
  • Trailer
  • Audiobook

Just breathe your at the right place! The art of voice over is more than just speaking clearly, it's adding humanity and personality to messages and brands. As a media consultant and agency represented talent in voice-over, acting and modeling, I enjoy exceeding the needs of my clients and collaborating on creating the brand image and voice for many great charitable causes to global commercial clients. My professional experience consist of various types of national and global promos, campaigns to educational content and video game characters. Types of Voice Overs are: • Commercials • Promos • IVR, voicemail, and phone systems• E-learning •...

Cinthia L.
$120/hr
  • Trophy Icon Creative Strategy
  • A/B Testing
  • Paid Media
  • Bing Ads
  • Google Ads
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Researcher
  • Digital Marketing Strategy
  • Offline Marketing

I'm a paid acquisition expert with 10 years experience across a variety of advertising platforms such as: Google Ads, Bing Ads, Facebook Ads, LinkedIn. I also have robust experience in Affiliate Marketing as well as Offline Media such as Podcast. Radio and Connected TV. I can do everything from channel and budget strategy, creative development to campaign management.

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