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Woodstock 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.

Sound Words
4.8
from 12 reviews
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Kaatee L.
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Dolores is excelent! I highly recommend her. I had a deadline and she worked fast to help me meet my time-line. Her work is a 5-star. She was a great bessing to me in many ways. I will use her again for my next book, Thank you Dolores, Kaatee

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.

  • 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
  • New on Thumbtack
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!

Kenney Creative
5.0
from 1 review
  • 26 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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!!!!

Josh Rech Cinema
5.0
from 1 review
  • 5 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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.

Elaine Matsushita
5.0
from 1 review
  • New on Thumbtack
Barbara M.
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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.

YamLike LLC
5.0
from 1 review
  • New on Thumbtack
Carrie C.
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I’m writing this letter to recommend Sarah Dorfman for your current employment opportunities. When I was the Marketing Manager at The Wharf Marketplace in Monterey, California, I hired Sarah to write for the website, menus, and marketing materials. She is an excellent writer and detailed editor; a combination I was having trouble finding. After working with Sarah on those projects I realized her skills in other areas that I was becoming too busy to handle. She set our social media in motion and was not only successful at growing our likes and followers, but she was great at starting conversations and getting people to interact with our brand. At the time The Wharf Marketplace was a new business and Sarah had a major role in helping us stay on brand, gain loyal customers, earn the respect of fellow business partners. Sarah was very valuable to me, and I’m confident you would have the same results. Sincerely, Carrie Crook Former Marketing Manager for The Wharf Marketplace, Monterey, California. 2013-2015

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!

  • New on Thumbtack
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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.

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

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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.

  • 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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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 have a degree in communications with a focus on public relations and event planning. I also have degrees in English and education. I currently teach reading and English part-time at an all boys high school, and part-time online for a leading English language learning program.

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

  • New on Thumbtack
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I love editing photos and videos. I am passionate about adding life to pictures that appear colorless or with dim light, with less people or more, that lack effects or are dull etc., and so, my work gives me immense pleasure.

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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.

  • 5 years in business
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If we're talking about freelance composing/songwriting, I feel that I have one up on the competition. I started studying music before I even learned to read. I have written and recorded hundreds of songs of various genres and styles. Give me a decade or an artist or a feeling and I'll recreate it either to represent a specific time or to modernize it and make it original. I love a challenge!

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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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