We’ve been in business for nearly two decades, so we’ve had a lot of clients. Here are some of them—though not the ones for whom I did ghostwriting (some things are inviolate secrets!).
Partial Client List
Artsmarketing Services, Inc. (Bethesda, Maryland)
Wrote award-winning telemarketing presentations for high-dollar fundraising and season subscriptions on behalf of the National Symphony Orchestra.
Axios Press (Arlington, Virginia)
Designed numerous books, including book covers, for print and electronic distribution for national publishing company and its subsidiaries. Copy-edited several books, wrote promotional material, created logos, and designed advertising for national publications.
Kate Barfield, Esq. / Straßer, Rehm, Bruns & Barfield (Chemnitz, Germany, and Atlanta, Georgia)
Designed logo and letterhead for international law firm, and created direct mail package to clients on behalf of the firm.
Bodyworks Health and Fitness Center (Palm Bay, Florida)
Literature and advertising coordinator for a statewide bodybuilding contest. Wrote, edited, designed and produced monthly corporate newsletter. Designed logo and letterhead.
Bread for the World (Washington, D.C.)
Edited and designed brochure for national conference. Copy-edited media kit for congressional resolution, and did public relations and advance publicity. Copy-edited press releases, promotional material, editorials, and background papers for national, local, and religious media.
Bread for the World Institute on Hunger & Development (Washington, D.C.)
Content and copy edited Hunger 1990: A Report On the State of World Hunger, a comprehensive annual volume on global hunger. Translated statistical research and economist/policy analyst jargon into lively and accessible prose. Prepared bibliography for Hunger 1992.
Center for Taiwan International Relations (Washington, D.C.)
Content and copy edited Let Taiwan Be Taiwan: Documents on the International Status of Taiwan, a 260-page collection of primary materials and commentary.
Committee for the Equality of Women at Harvard (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Copy edited and designed Women In Research Universities: The Next Quarter Century, a collection of papers presented at a conference held at Harvard and Radcliffe in 1998.
Committee to Elect Ramberto A. Torruella (Washington, D.C.)
Wrote campaign literature and platform materials for local political candidate; produced series of pamphlets on specific issues facing area residents.
Dragonfly Software / Equal Access Systems (New York, New York)
Wrote and edited technical documentation for groundbreaking multilingual word processing software. Created direct mail packages and advertising brochures for new software releases.
The Environmental Council of the States (Washington, D.C.)
Design and layout of quarterly magazine for national association of state environmental offices. Designed and copy-edited annual reports, meeting agendas, and capability brochures.
EnvironmentLink (Arlington, Virginia)
Mounted initial fundraising drive for fledgling environmental clearinghouse.
Essential Wellness, PLC (Center Rutland, Vermont)
Wrote and designed brochure for integrative physician, and designed her professional website.
Family Health International / AIDSCAP (Fairfax, Virginia)
Did the layout and design for the book AIDS in Kenya: Socioeconomic Impact and Policy Implications for national advocacy organization.
Haiti Reborn (Brentwood, Maryland)
Wrote direct-mail high-dollar fundraising package for grassroots activist organization working for peace and justice in Haiti.
Long and Foster, Realtors (Washington, D.C.)
Spearheaded advertising campaign for capitol hill office, and designed all office advertising. Wrote promotional and self-marketing materials for various real estate agents.
Lynn Hoffman (Boston, Massachusetts)
Designed book cover for noted psychotherapist’s book, Days with the Magicians: An Intimate History of Family Therapy, published by W.W. Norton & Co.
Pres-Den Pet Enterprises, Inc. (Columbia, Maryland)
Wrote advertising brochure for boarding kennel, and promotional literature for pet limousine service. Coordinated Pres-Den advertising at industrial/business exposition.
Priests for Equality (Brentwood, Maryland)
Translated, edited, and wrote scholarly commentary for The Inclusive Bible, a non-sexist and non-classist translation of the Bible from the original Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek (originally published in five separate volumes, now in a single-volume version); also designed the books, and created all promotional materials for the project. Edited and translated inclusive-language Sunday and daily lectionary texts. Wrote and produced numerous direct mail fundraising packages and advertising brochures.
Public Interest Communications (Falls Church, Virginia)
Wrote telemarketing presentations for high-dollar fundraising on behalf of some thirty-five different political, environmental and artistic organizations, including Amnesty International, the National Organization for Women, the Sierra Club, the Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies, the Brooklyn Academy Of Music, the American Civil Liberties Union, and the Southern Poverty Law Center.
RESULTS Educational Fund (Washington, D.C.)
Did the design and layout for international microcredit summit reports.
Side Roads, LLC (Takoma Park, Maryland)
Edited, designed and produced all publications for innovative, internet-based travel information services company.
St. Stephen and the Incarnation Episcopal Church (Washington, D.C.)
Contributing editor/translator for Hearing the Word: An Inclusive-Language Liturgical Lectionary, a groundbreaking and critically acclaimed three-year cycle of biblical readings cast in non-sexist language. Edited and designed weekly church newsletter.
Starlit Ridge Farm (Middletown Springs, Vermont)
Designed website for farm offering Friesian horses, llamas, Cormo sheep, and luxurious fiber products.
The Alliance for Natural Health USA (Bethesda, Maryland)
Edited weekly newsletter on natural health for national consumer activist nonprofit organization. Edited press releases and fundraising appeals. Wrote numerous articles on natural health and US Food and Drug Administration policies. Designed advertising, brochures, and Powerpoint presentations.
Time-Life Libraries, Inc. (Washington, D.C.)
Wrote award-winning telemarketing presentations for most of Time-Life Books’ popular multivolume libraries. Wrote Creating Successes of Your Employees: Seven Principles of Effective Personnel Management, a telemarketing sales and management training manual.
Vermonters for a Clean Environment (Danby, Vermont)
Created fundraising campaign for organization trying to thwart plans for a new limestone quarry in a pastoral Vermont valley.
World Health Organization—Tuberculosis Programme (Geneva, Switzerland)
Designed and copy edited TB—A Global Emergency: WHO Report on the TB Epidemic (1993). Copy-edited program’s 1994 Annual Report.