Resume

Hoboken, NJ 
201.602.7888
morgan.gertler@gmail.com

BA, English with a concentration in Writing

Montclair State University, Montclair NJ

2008

300hr Advanced Yoga Teacher Training

Hudson Yoga Project, Hoboken NJ

2018

Yin Yoga Training Level 1 + 2

Sacred Sounds Yoga, New York NY

2017
Content Writer, Digital Operations
March 2020 - Present
Verizon Wireless

  • Responsible for editing and publishing relevant, engaging content that drives sales and traffic to the Verizon Wireless website.

  • Write product pages for smartphones, connected devices, and accessories.

  • Communicate directly with OEMs (original equipment manufacturer) and legal departments to ensure copy is approved and on brand.

  • Strategize how content needs to be developed and created, while incorporating the brand voice.

  • Uploading and scheduling articles to publish on the VZW site using Adobe Experience Manager.

  • Ensure proper SEO for all content, including meta titles, meta description, keywords, internal, and external links.

  • Update old products with new legal requirements or promotions.

Verizon is transforming how people, businesses, and technologies interact, setting the stage for the next Industrial Revolution.

A Magazine sharing the hustle of entrepreneurs and small business owners with an entrepreneurial mindset.

Copywriter, Editor + Digital Correspondent
Smart Hustle Magazine 
April 2019- Present

  • Produce and write compelling articles/blogs about businesses and entrepreneurship that are featured on Smart Hustle.

  • Creatively turn interviews and podcasts into articles.

  • Cover events as a Digital Correspondent and write appealing content about business and events. 

A Hoboken & Jersey City lifestyle website sharing news, events, real estate, wellness, and more, for locals by locals.

Managing Editor + Senior Writer
Hoboken Girl Lifestyle Magazine + News | Hoboken NJ
April 2019- Present

  • Write sponsored articles about businesses and events that are local to Hudson County, NJ.

  • Create emails in MailChimp and draft content when clients pay for an email newsletter.

  • Maintain HobokenGirl editorial style and tone.

  • Communicate directly with clients of HobokenGirl and review / complete suggested edits to content.

  • Copyedit other writers’ work and provide feedback.

  • Help plan content calendar and move around editorial deadlines as needed

  • Interview and review new writers work to determine the best use for their skill set.

  • Help maintain website and content updates.

Copywriter + Editor
Akamai Technologies | Cambridge, MA (remote work)
January 2019 - July 2019
(6 month contract)
  • Write new copy for marketing campaigns, maintaining the brand’s voice and editorial style.

  • Write copy for landing pages, emails, paid & organic social media, sales letters, and non-digital campaigns.

  • Utilize project management software (Jira) to manage workflow and deadlines.

  • Copyedit content for errors, consistent brand messaging, and proper use of in-house editorial style guide.

  • Collaborate with web development and strategy teams to create content formatting and layout themes.

  • Attend marketing and creative team calls.

  • Help maintain project organization for entire content team within Google Drive.

  • Turnaround work within tight deadlines.

A global content delivery network, cybersecurity, and cloud service company, providing web/internet security services

An innovation agency focused on marketing, advertising, video production, technology, and consulting.

Content Strategist/Copywriter / Editor
The Macallan Group | Hoboken, New Jersey
 2017 - 2020
  • Copywrite content for various marketing materials: brochures, press releases, signage, social media paid posts, landing pages.

  • Content calendar planning for clients, including social media and blogs.

  • Write new copy for client websites, maintaining the client’s voice.

  • Clients consist of medical practices & hospitals, medical devices, education, and insurance.

  • Research business verticals and client competition.

  • Collaborate with web development and strategy teams to create content formatting and layout themes.

Marketing Copywriter/Editor
Wolff Olins (Omnicom Group)| New York, NY
September 2018 - November 2018 
(project based)
  • Review client copy and edit to match voice, tone and brand

  • Write new copy for client websites and marketing campaigns, maintaining the clients voice

  • Collaborate with web dev and strategy team to create content formatting and layout themes

  • Audit content for consistency in length and style

A global agency offering branding and creative services to industries in technology, media, culture and nonprofit. 

Copywriter & Editor / Social Media
WeGotLites.com| Staten Island, New York
 2016 - 2019

WeGotLites.com is the place to find high-end quality and custom made Lighting Fixtures and Home Decor at prices that won't break your renovation or decorating budget.

​- Edited current website content and blog posts
- Drafted new blog posts, product descriptions
- Create social media content for Facebook and Instagram

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