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Frank Sullivan

100 Home Street | Buffalo, NY 14222
555.555.5555 |

To serve as a copywriter for Palmer Industries, Inc.

Williamsville University | Depew, NY (May 2017)
Bachelor of Science, Marketing/Minor in Creative Writing


  • SEO certification with 4+ years of experience developing copy for web-based, television, and newspaper advertising.
  • Ability to lead discussions among customers, company staff, and other interested entities to generate copy best suited to increase customer base and sales.
  • Expertise in monitoring client and consumer feedback to adjust and/or enhance copy to attract a larger and more diverse audience.


Thorndale Advertising | Buffalo, NY (May 2017–Present)

  • Assist in generating, editing, and updating content for all marketing materials.
  • Handle all web-based editing responsibilities, providing timely review of copy while eliminating need to hire subcontractors, saving company $35,000 annually.
  • Coordinate meetings between clients and marketing professionals to identify client needs/goals and generate engaging marketing copy.
  • Utilized Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to better market our clients’ products and services.

Billings Advertising | Niagara Falls, NY (February 2015–May 2017)
Assistant Copywriter

  • Provided copywriting and editing services for start-up advertising agency with primary responsibility ensuring online copy was SEO compliant.
  • Created copy for advertising campaign that helped generate increased membership for local credit union by 175% over an 18-month period.

The West Seneca Daily | West Seneca, NY (September 2013–May 2017)

  • Designed, developed, and maintained website for local newspaper.
  • Provided editing services for staff, proofing reports, articles, and advertisements for both the newspaper and the website.


MS Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word; Adobe Creative Suite; HTML; Java; SQLScript

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