Yvonne S. Klees
St. Croix Avis
Newspaper Proofreader/ Editor/ Page Designer
Proofread and edited local news articles and Associated Press articles from server.
Designed computerized page layout, choosing stories and photos from AP server; wrote and rewrote news and headlines and inserted local ads.
Scored/evaluated F-Cat essays for elementary school students in Florida and Georgia.
L & R Publications, Inc.
Proofreader/ Graphic Artist/ Ad Designer
Proofread, edited, wrote copy, and designed ads for local magazine.
Performed magazine layout.
Edited photos in Photoshop.
APCO International, Inc.
Features Editor/ Writer/ Public Relations Coordinator
Conceived, wrote, edited, proofread articles for worldwide public safety association, its trade magazine and website. Conceived and wrote nationwide press releases about public safety issues.
Created marketing and promotional brochures and catalogs for association. Performed graphic layout.
Was media liaison to national and trade press. Coordinated/ executed nationwide media campaigns. Conceived and wrote press release used on Capitol Hill.
Conceived and created webpage on public safety issues.
Avatar Publishing Group, Inc.
Managing Editor/ Web Manager
Served as managing editor for publishing company for financial advisor/ book author.
Edited books, newsletter and websites. Built and maintained website.
Wrote press releases for advertising/ PR. Wrote articles for newsletter.
Managed circulation and telemarketing.