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Lake Zurich Editors

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Michael Epifani
4.9
from 10 reviews
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Sam M.
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Our team hired mike after an impressive interview, and after thorough review of his outstanding work portfolio. During his time with us, his dependability, consistency and impeccable attention to detail in conjunction with the ability to manage a team of other freelance writers allowed him to progress from a freelance writer to Editor In Chief. He also held the title of Team Manager, and his team consistently achieved and exceeded weekly and monthly goals. As Mike's project was concluded, our administrative staff have saved his contact information because he will surely be contacted when his expertise is required in the future. It is without any hesitation that I recommend this outstanding individual.

Jaime C.
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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.

  • 13 years in business
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Mark R.
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"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
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Bayy F.
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I actually used the editorial & proofing service for a huge business launching and the services were excellent and staff very polite considering the errors and last minute request... I will definitely use the services again recommend all procrastinators...

Remy Solomon
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Very good editor !

  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Aileen D.
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Laura worked with me on an extensive book project on contemporary art for the University of Lüneburg, and her profound grasp of the subtleties of language was invaluable, particularly in editing such complex subject matter. As a translator it is extremely important to me to be able to work with a good editor, who is not only technically versed in grammar and punctuation, but also approaches each text with sensitivity and understanding, as Laura Freeburn certainly does.

Edit Wizard 4 U
5.0
from 4 reviews
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Abby N.
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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!

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Robert V.
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I have worked with Steve on a variety of projects, as a contributor to his anthologies (he's a fine editor) and as a collaborator on stories. He has always displayed a great attention to detail and produces excellent work (check out his "Blue Kingdoms" series where he has designed covers, edited others and contributed fiction. First rate work and a perfect trifecta of skills). When I developed the idea for a serial fiction series, Steve was one of two writers I asked first to contribute.

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

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

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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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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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Retired English instructor of high school and post secondary levels, and published author is willing to accept proofreading and editing jobs from other writers.

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

  • 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.

  • 6 years in business
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Simply because i work hard to achieve successful projects.

  • 9 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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I aim to seamlessly integrate into my clients' workflow. I am available during traditional business hours so I can take on last-minute quick-turnaround projects as if I were on site. I get to know my clients so I can truly understand their needs, their goals and their style.

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Professional editing and writing by a published author and experienced marketing manager. We work on short and long term projects.

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I have been a medical transcriptionist and editor for medical reports for approximately 30 years. Attention to detail in spelling, punctuation, grammar and sentence structure are my strong points.

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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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