Freelance Copywriter (Since 1997)

Wide-ranging experience in corporate, product, channel, event and nonprofit marketing. Agency and corporate clients of all sizes—including Apple and HP. Print and online ads, websites, direct marketing, brochures and annual reports, themes and taglines. Brand journalism and PR writing, too.

Partner, Vaughn.Harris.Creative, San Francisco

Partner and Copy Director at this full-service creative agency. Created dozens of ads, brochures and direct mail pieces for numerous clients. Launched major software technology for Apple. Worked on nearly 20 major developer, sales and product events for Apple, Adobe, Sun Microsystems and other technology leaders.

Contract Marketing Writer, San Francisco

Worked on myriad marketing communications projects for agencies in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Kansas City.

Copy Director, Acumen Technology Marketing & Communications, Silicon Valley

Writer and editor on creative and PR projects for clients that included Apple and Western Digital.

Marketing Manager, Quark, Inc., Denver

Planned and directed marketing and communications for this startup Apple software developer.

Senior Advertising Writer, The Gates Rubber Company, Denver

Wrote B2B direct mail, co-op advertising, retail promotion and merchandising materials, sales and training presentations.

B.A. in Journalism (Advertising), University of Central Oklahoma
B.S. in Education (Speech, Broadcasting), The University of Oklahoma