Tracy Barbour, MS, CeM
PRWeb Expert, Copywriter/26+ Years of Exp. (Formerly RightResponse)
Barbour Creative Solutions (formerly RightResponse eMarketing/TABarbour) offers decades of business, journalism, PR, marketing, advertising and copywriting expertise. We have helped clients receive the attention of media such as the Associated Press, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, CBS, CNBC, Fox News, Reuters, USA Today, Bloomberg News and PC World. The company is led by former newspaper reporter and corporate marketing/PR professional Tracy Barbour, who has more than 26 years of broad experience. She has a master's degree in business management, a bachelor's in communications/journalism and a certification in Internet marketing. She takes pride in providing customized Associated Press Style copywriting, prompt communication, timely service and a superior final product. For more information, visit www.barbourcs.com.
WHY HIRE US ?
Barbour Creative Solutions specializes in writing and distributing press releases, and it has published hundreds of articles and releases to help businesses promote their products and services. We also create web content, articles, reports, emails, brochures, ezine and print newsletter articles, direct mail letters, sales proposals, and other communications for major corporations, nonprofits, startups and independent professionals. We are award-winning, Native English speakers with a background in the insurance, finance/banking, real estate, investing, marketing, Internet marketing, technology, health care, business, advertising and public relations industries. And we take pride in providing our clients with customized copywriting, prompt communication, timely service and superior results.
TRACY BARBOUR'S PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE...
PRESIDENT & FOUNDER of Barbour Creative Solutions of Clarksville, TN -- Since 1999 until the present time, I have provided marketing consulting and proofreading, editing and copywriting services to businesses worldwide. Write press releases, Web content, articles, reports, emails, brochures, ezine and print newsletter articles, direct mail letters, sales proposals, and other communications for major corporations, nonprofits, startups and independent professionals.
FREELANCE/CONTRIBUTING WRITER for the Alaska Business Monthly and Alaska Travel magazines--I have developed and pitched story ideas for Alaska's premier business and travel magazines magazine. Write feature articles about the economy, banking, insurance, real estate, technology, travel, health care and general business. Conduct interviews with governors, mayors and other government officials, as well as with company CEOs and community leaders.
STAFF BUSINESS WRITER for the Leaf-Chronicle/Clarksville, Tenn. -- Developed, researched, reported and wrote articles about real estate, banking, insurance and technology articles, juggling multiple projects under tight deadlines. Helped devise and implement model for new real estate section.
ASSISTANT PR DIRECTOR for Alaska's largest locally-owned bank, the 28-branch First National Bank Alaska --
Performed various editing, copywriting, project management, product development and PR functions. Developed print advertising and direct mail campaigns, sales and press kits, newsletters, fliers and radio spots. Managed about a dozen tradeshows annually. Coordinated press conferences, a VIP social, business networking meetings, employee training and other events.
MARKETING & ADVERTISING SPECIALIST for Alaska's largest military organization, Elmendorf Air Force Base AK -- Established guidelines and protocol for a new corporate sponsorship program for 18 managers/organizations basewide. Helped raise more than $25,000 in cash and in-kind donations in less than six months. Instituted a direct selling and Internet marketing program to enhance contributions. Produced newsletters, fliers, letters, press releases, promotional packets and direct mail.
STAFF BUSINESS REPORTER for Alaska's largest daily newspaper, the Anchorage Daily-News -- Promoted twice. Researched and wrote business and education articles for the 200,000-plus-circulation publication. Interacted extensively with business executives, government officials, PR professionals and the general public. Successfully juggled multiple assignments and deadlines in fast-paced environment.
FOUNDER of a free scholarship research and coaching program
CO-FOUNDER of a real estate investing firm
STAFF WRITER for the Clovis News Journal, N.M.
INTERN NEWS REPORTER for the Portales News Tribune, N.M.
VOLUNTEER PUBLICITY LIAISON for the Clovis, N.M. Red Cross
VOLUNTEER COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR: Christian House of Prayer of Alaska and Reconciliation Christian Church of Clarksville
Our copywriting projects are carefully crafted to adhere to the highest professional standards, including:
- Associated Press Style
- eMarketing Association
- Federal copyright & advertising laws
Thank you for your consideration.