Meet AWAI-Trained Writer:

Amy Merck

Amy Merck

Location: Fayetteville, AR
Professions: Copywriter, Researcher, Social Media Expert, SEO Expert, Grant Writer, Publicist
Specialties: B-to-B, Web/Internet

Professional Background:

Started working at my local town newspaper when I was 15. Received bachelor of journalism from University of Missouri. Newspaper reporter for 5 years, then 15 years doing communications strategy and writing for Walmart -- including for internal corporate magazine, technology, HR, store communications, executive communications, and internal corporate communications. I've also worked in technology communications for Tyson Foods.

I specialize in strategy planning for messaging, content, audience, and channel. My freelance work has been focused primarily in retail, including web copy for a sales analytics company, a variety of materials for a SaaS start-up, and press releases for local companies.

I am also taking specialized training in SEO, social media and content marketing. I plan to use my communications strategy background to benefit companies through optimizing their content for search, voice, and overall web presence.

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