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Michael Epifani
4.9
from 10 reviews
    Amar R.
    Verified review

    Mike was the Editor-in-Chief and Team manager for our website/blog Mostbest.com. He is a creative thinker and a quality writer. He also managed a team of six writers. His work ethic was exceptional. His managerial skills were great and he had a good rapport among all the team members. He was our go-to-person for any kind of task.

    Jaime C.
    Verified review

    Mike is an excellent editor. He is incredibly thorough and attentive, and is very skilled at explaining why something isn't working. I would highly recommend his editing services.

    Travis Hawkes
    5.0
    from 7 reviews
    • 7 years in business
    • 23 hires on Thumbtack
    Matt W.
    Verified review

    Travis brings a raw energy to any project he is involved with. If you need a videographer/editor who will add enthusiasm to your project... this is your guy! I would definitely recommend and hire Travis again!

    Remy Solomon
    5.0
    from 6 reviews
    • 8 years in business
    • 6 hires on Thumbtack
    Thumbtack Customer
    Verified review

    Very good editor !

    • 13 years in business
    Mark R.
    Verified review

    "I had the pleasure of working closely with Gretchen Kalwinski for nearly three years at TransUnion--and I can't say enough good things about her. Gret is a writer/editor super-pro who also happens to be really good people. At TU, she was an ace at creating all kinds of digital and print marketing content; she was our department's resident AP style guru and stingiest proofreader; she's a creative thinker with great business instincts; and she's the kind of generous colleague who might pop into your cube offering things like a) salted dark chocolate squares b) black-currant flavored stress-relief lozenges and c) cutting-edge SEO and email best practice insights. And that's just what she did in that one job. Having seen up close a lot of the other work she's done, I can also tell you she's unbelievably versatile. B2B corporate copywriter, editor in many places, arts/culture journalist, creative writing instructor....no matter the communication challenge, Gret nails it. P.S. I'm happy to talk on the phone or email, if you'd like to hear me rave more.

    • 11 years in business
    Ashley D.
    Verified review

    The Francies provided great service for proof reading and reviewing contracts for customer. I would highly recommend the Francies Solutions Group if you want premier customer service.

    Edit Wizard 4 U
    5.0
    from 4 reviews
      Abby N.
      Verified review

      Heidi is amazing – she is professional, easy to talk to and most of all, she transformed my book into a more interesting and readable format. Her input gave me the confidence to put my story out into the world. I would recommend Heidi to anyone who needs an editor. She understands what the writer’s challenges are – she “gets it”. She’s great!

      DKS Communications
      5.0
      from 2 reviews
      • 7 years in business
      • 2 hires on Thumbtack
      Carolyn S.
      Verified review

      Diane Spivak was paid to editor a book she expressed the length of time it would take and she worked within that time span. Although this is my first book I feel that she did a great job and I am well please with her and her work. Her communication skills really got my attention and I would recommend her to anyone.

      Kenney Creative
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 26 years in business
      Nina H.
      Verified review

      Cindy is the best of the best! She is someone you just want to get to know. She handled everything so beautifully and led us through it each step of the way. Our wedding was better than we could have ever hoped for! She made the entire wedding so personal and even wrote the most incredible poem about our lives together. We are going to have it framed as a lifelong reminder! With Cindy performing our marriage, we always felt comfortable that everything was in control and would go well - and believe me, that's a great feeling! After all, your wedding is your most important day! Cindy doesn't only have a lot of experience marrying people, but she has been a speaker for years! So she is very used to talking to big crowds. This was so wonderful, because she came across so natural, she could be heard well, and really knew how to "present" the ceremony so that it all comes off without a problem. She is also great for those awkward "on the spot" moments where no one knows what to do or say. (We had one of those with my mother-in-law, but Cindy handled it beautifully!) Everyone was so pleased and very impressed. She led us through our rehearsal so we all knew what to do and what to expect. She helped us to write our vows without being intrusive or pushy. She was sooooo helpful! She organized our music for us, helped us to chose readings and just put together and overall ceremony that blew us away! Oh, and she also created our wedding bulletins! They were really awesome! I just loved them!!! I will recommend Cindy to everyone (and do). She is that on-in-a-million type of person you just hope will come into your life. We will always be grateful that she came into ours!!!!

      The PerkyTexan
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 20 years in business
      • 3 hires on Thumbtack
      Susan S.
      Verified review

      Suzanne was the editor of my book, The Gyne's Guide for College Women (TheGynesGuide.com) and she did a fantastic job! I recommend her highly!

      Josh Rech Cinema
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 5 years in business
      Hannah K.
      Verified review

      Josh is a wonderful videographer. He has a creative way of telling your story that is warm and thoughtful. His keen and perceptive attention to capture your essence will leave your audience with a great first impression of you.

      • 3 years in business
      Nicole W.
      Verified review

      Working with Kay was fantastic! Her feedback was thoughtful and thorough! She is a fantastic writer which was definitely reflected in her proposed edits. Would definitely recommend!

      Elaine Matsushita
      5.0
      from 1 review
        Barbara M.
        Verified review

        i worked for elaine when she was editor of the chicago tribune's home & garden section. i loved working for her because she always trusted her writers' vision, and let us soar where we believed we might find an updraft. she is one of the hardest workers i know. and recently she produced a spoken word concert, where again she showed her limitless capacity for imagination, for bringing together artists, and for attending to every detail. she is fabulous.

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        I am a receptionist by day and a video editor any other time. What you need I can do. I have clerical duties such as: * Typing * Editing or Proofing Video Editing is done on Final Cut Pro and can be completed within 2 weeks. File must be uploaded to Dropbox or Google Drive.

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        Excellent copy editor/proofreader with many years of experience on both side of the Atlantic. I'm awesome!

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        I am a Chicago-based freelance editor with a master's in English. My passion for clean, clear and engaging copy is matched only by my love of traveling. I genuinely enjoy what I do and believe it manifests in my work.

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        American expat living and working in Quito as a freelance editor and writer. I've worked on long and short term projects and am available for last minute jobs.

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        I am a Special Education and English Language Arts teacher, so I am able to offer services to people with special needs and those with more general needs. My Bachelor's degree is in English and I worked as a freelance writer for 5+ years, mainly with a company that assisted with resumes, cover letters, college applications, proofreading, web content, essays, and so on. I also have a certificate in editing and have edited two published books. I have a strong background in English, literacy, and writing. I use research-based educational programs to create a student's learning plan, while also integrating the latest educational technology to complement each student's learning program. I create individualized and differentiated programs for students of all ages, learning styles, skill levels, and needs.

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        I have 8+ years of professional editing and proofreading experience. I am meticulous but also creative.

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        I am a seasoned journalist offering expert writing and editing services to a variety of clients. I have written and produced content for print, online and broadcast media. I’ve done this work for TV stations, production companies, news organizations and trade publishers–always on deadline. Areas of expertise include business, sales and marketing, entertainment, politics, education, and the construction industry.

        • 28 years in business
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        I presell and motivate clients and prospects. I do copywriting, editing and proofreading and provide creative marketing strategies. I'm a team player.

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