Working languages:
French to English
Italian to English

Old School Book/Copy Editor

Local time: 12:33 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English (Variant: Canadian) Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Transport / Transportation / ShippingGeography
MusicIT (Information Technology)
Education / PedagogyMarketing / Market Research

Experience Years of translation experience: 22. Registered at Jan 2018. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
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Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV and professional experience available upon request

Experienced, meticulous and old school copy/book editor with 16 years experience in illustrated reference books at Time Life Books and Reader's Digest Canada, steering and editing such series as "The Art of Woodworking" and titles as "True North Strange and Free," "The Top 10 of Everything" (localized versions) and "World War II: The People's Story." Also freelance authoring, editing and research for Key Porter and Firefly Books. Comfortable with both line editing and substantive copy editing, able to handle large projects and tight deadlines.

Areas of expertise include general reference, music and film, education, social sciences, NGOs, marketing survey responses, IT, hermetic studies and the transportation/shipping/freight forwarding industry.

Author of "Plunderphonics, 'Pataphysics and Pop Mechanics" (SAF, 1996) and "Wood Heat" (Firefly, 2014).

Profile last updated
Jan 19

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