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I'll communicate your strategy and message with clarity and precision to truly connect with your audience. Learn more.
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15+ years of marketing and communications experience
Some hire me because I have the knack for communicating the spirit of their message and brand. Others because of my flair for persuading both consumer and business audiences.
As a former creative director and copy supervisor, I'll take your strategic direction and turn it into focused concepts and compelling copy.
Sometimes I'm called in because deadlines loom and internal resources are swamped. Other times, it's because freelance expertise brings a fresh set of eyes to a project. Call me at 415.924.6376 to talk about your next project.
Freelance copywriter for 15 years. Creative director for two leading direct response agencies. Former adjunct professor at Simmons College.
"Richard is the perfect combination: a perfect set of skills as a writer to help refine your products message plus the professional business and personality skills to deliver against timeline and specifications."
"Richard gets it. Give him an assignment and get out of his way. He'll ask the smart questions and do the research it takes to make himself an instant expert on the industry and communications topic."
"Richard is an incredibly strategic copywriter with deep expertise in financial services. He is versatile and understands the online, mobile, and offline marketing challenges very well."
"Richard has been a great resource. His style is rich and compelling which helps differentiate his writing from other copywriters we have worked with in the past."
"Consistently on-time, on-strategy and on-call, he's become an essential component of our marketing department."
"Richard has been a critical contributor to our team, taking abstract thought and translating it into lucid and well-structured material. He is intelligent, thinks out of the box and has provided tremendous value to us."
“Richard, these emails are excellent and expertly written. I also appreciate your thinking about how to tie these end-of-year messages into opportunities the audience may consider for next year. Read my mind there.”
" He is an expert in financial services and is continuously asked back by clients for marcom copywriting, product sheet development, brochures, web content and more."