Wordsmith / Writer / Editor, w/ Chemical Engineering BG
Professional editor and content specialist - responsible for leading a team of writers in the monthly publishing of 10 - 15 articles to top sites such as Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Entrepreneur, HuffingtonPost, and other online media outlets.
I am also responsible for daily content and overall website content management of a niche website in the emerging market of real estate crowdfunding (Times Realty News). This involved working with a global team of editors, writers, proofreaders, graphic designers, web developers, and publishers with diverse cultures. Other experiences include market research, social media strategies, SEO, and media relations. The parent company of Times Realty News is The Soho Loft Media Group which is a financial media company, so this gives me the exposure to finance news industry and how it works.
LinkedIn profile: https://ph.linkedin.com/pub/ken-mendiola/74/2a2/138
In this setting, I was also responsible in writing interviews to CEOs and in analyzing recent trends in the crowdfunding industry - to write about recent laws and regulations in the US to inform the public and to help them become more financially educated.
Proficient in Chicago Manual of Style, Oxford Style, and Harvard Referencing System.
Experienced in web content writing for web design and SEO.