Resume

Connie Sue White
C.S. White, LLC
connie@bycswhite.com

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Highly energetic self-starter who thrives in dynamic, cooperative, multi-project/platform, solutions-driven environments.  Content experience ranges from proofreader and copy editor for consumer and trade magazines to associate editor, managing editor and blogger for city and international consumer brands, and technical writer/editor for healthcare industry. Able to adapt writing style and knowledge to fit subject matter. Authored and published content pertaining to travel, food, business, technology and arts/culture, aviation as well as two columns and a blog. Proven track record of managing projects and publications on time and within budget, identifying cost savings where applicable and working through challenging situations with a successful outcome in a fast-paced environment. Traveled extensively throughout the United States, Caribbean, Europe, and Central and South America. Write and maintain my personal blog, with emphasis on travel and photography, and create and publish Letters by C.S. White, a  newsletter featuring tips and reviews on travel, grammar, reading material and apps.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Contract Content Specialist, internal policies & procedures and blog content for nuclear pharmaceutical company Triad Isotopes, Inc.; marketing communications for interior design firm SoCo Interiors; marketing features and white papers for Florida Hospital’s Innovation Lab; digital content for Orange County Communications Division; proofing agenda development content for Board of County Commissioners meetings and proclamations for the Orange County Administrator and Mayor’s offices; internal policies & procedures and training content for specialty pharmaceutical company ModernHEALTH (now Kroger Specialty Pharmacy); writing conference articles for North American Veterinary Community; writing blog article for Think! Agency; editing, writing and managing editorial content for weekly tourism industry eNewsletter for top destination marketing organization Visit Orlando; managing, editing and writing editorial content for bimonthly Orlando Arts Magazine for Visit Orlando in partnership with United Arts of Central Florida; website content for pharmaceutical services company Vivaleas  — C.S. White, LLC, Orlando, FL, 10/12 to present

Writer, online education courses. — American Safety Council, Orlando, FL, 10/12 to 05/13

Managing Editor/Writer, various brands across multiple platforms produced by Bonnier Corp, including Flying magazine, weekly e-newsletter and overseeing the Bonnier Dive Group’s three titles (Sport Diver, Scuba and Undersea Journal). — Bonnier Corp., Winter Park, FL, 7/07 to 9/12

Facilitator, monthly idea exchange forum for 10 Marine and Aviation brands, with focus on digital initiatives, SEO training and contracts and licensing. Bonnier Corp., Winter Park, FL, 10/11 to 7/12

Managing Editor/Writer, various publications produced by the Orlando/Orange County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Inc., including three marketing publications (Orlando Arts Magazine, Texture and One-O-One Magazine), weekly member e-newsletter and annual Meeting Planners Guide, and Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce’s FirstMonday.  — Orlando/Orange County CVB; Orlando, FL, 4/99 to 2007

Associate Editor, Orlando Magazine — Abarta Media Publishing; Altamonte Springs, FL, 4/97 to 4/99

AAA Contract Editorial & Production Coordinator/Photo Editor, 1997 Autograph Book —  American Automobile Association; Heathrow, FL, 10/96 to 12/96

Technical Writer/Researcher, Phase I Environmental Site Assessments — HAS Environmental Engineering; Orlando, FL, 7/95 to 10/96

Managing Editor/Editor, Sport Fishing and Marine Electronics Magazines — World Publications, Inc.; Winter Park, FL, 1/90 to 6/92

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATES
University of Florida
Bachelor of Science, Journalism

Private Pilot Certificate January 2012

Writing Samples 

Professional Testimonials

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