Diana Edelman

Diana Edelman

Freelance writer, public relations, social media strategist

Work History

Work History

Various print and online publications

Oct 2009 - Present

Freelance writer

  • Pitch and create content largely for travel- and lifestyle-related Web sites and print publications
  • Currently creating engaging content for Hipmunk's #CityLove campaign
  • Content has appeared in The Huffington Post, About.com, Mandarin Oriental magazine, Thought Catalog, Luna Luna, Vegas Seven, World Nomads, Matador Network, Hostelworld and more
  • Served as long-term freelance contributor for Viator, creating city guides and monthly blog posts on numerous countries special holidays and events
  • For a full portfolio of articles, click here.
Oct 2009 - Present

Owner/Writer

  • Creation of blog posts which include personal travel narratives, destination highlights, product/property reviews, responsible travel, travel tips and more
  • Blog consistently ranked as one of top 150 travel blogs in the world
  • Partners have included Land of Valencia, Amari, Visit Sweden, Visit Ljubljana, Kelty, Roundabout Tours, Flipkey and more
  • Social media creation on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, G+ and more to an audience of more than 15,000
Oct 2014 - Present

Ghost writer

  • Develop and create blog posts in voice of founder of popular Vegas-based swim-suit company
  • Ongoing correspondence with founder of company to deliver witty, timely blog posts for publication on company Web site
  • Creation of social media text to promote each blog post
Sep 2014 - Present

Copy writer

  • Responsible for creating engaging content for web development company
  • Developing ideas and writing informative and easy-to-understand blog posts about web development, graphic design, e-commerce and more
  • Initial creation of Facebook fan page and posts

Public Relations and Social Media Director

  • Raised awareness of Save Elephant Foundation (located in Chiang Mai, Thailand) and its numerous projects, including Elephant Nature Park through PR, social media and writing
  • Responsible for creating SEF Facebook page and creating engaging social media content
  • Successfully garnered more than 19,000 "likes" on SEF Facebook page
  • Pitched and coordinated media interviews and visits, including with international television networks like Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, and documentary films
  • Served as spokesperson for organization on-air and at events

Novada Media

Jun 2010 - Present

Copy writer

  • Write daily blurbs on sweepstakes for two Web sites
  • Research and write articles highlighting Las Vegas hotels, restaurants and attractions

CheapOAir, OneTravel

2010 - 2012

Las Vegas expert writer

  • Create and write twice-weekly blog posts about Las Vegas for two popular travel booking Web sites about 

All Star Reports

2010 - 2010

Freelance celebrity reporter

  • Create celebrity news stories content based on reports from confidential sources to be sold to major international celebrity magazines

Education

Education

Towson University

2002

BSc: Mass Communications

Portfolio