Tuesday, September 30, 2014

BIO


Ann is a professional writer with more than 30 years’ experience and she's passionate about creative writing.  She has successfully crafted stories and composed professional literature for every type of client; from actors/comedians/athletes to politicians to CEO's.  She has fulfilled a vast range of commissions, including: books, speeches, ads, newsletters, brochures, promotional materials, web content, sales proposals, training manuals, company policy handbooks, speaker introductions, event programs, logistics, contracts, banquet orders, referrals, menus, and invitations.

Ann’s passion as a writer includes screenwriting and she went back to school to enhance her mastery of the art of creative writing and film in particular.  The Power of Dreams, Scent of a Trail, Dream Catcher, and The Writer’s Block are but a few of Ann’s scripts currently in development.  She’s also penned articles, interviews, and book reviews in the arena of filmmaking and screenwriting.

An author of both fiction and non-fiction, Ann’s currently at work on The Art of Observation.  She has a longstanding love for a surprising variety of genres, including mysteries and thrillers, spiritual and inspiration, supernatural and paranormal, adventure and drama, romantic comedy and family/children, as well as animation. She’s an active member of several writing communities and always gives back to her peers and mentees with an abundance of generosity and enthusiasm.

Additionally, Ann worked in the hospitality and entertainment industries as a Special Event Coordinator and Manager for over 30 years, before becoming a writer full-time. Her responsibilities included sales and marketing, event coordination/planning, managing, public relations, publicity, networking, and a large portion of her time was spent writing (marketing materials, press releases, sales proposals, event contracts, website content, newsletters, speeches, & more).