HUGHES, Sheelagh, BA, DIPFA, Dip IPR, MCIPR

Writer, editor, copy-editor, proofreader

Editorial Solutions Ireland Ltd,
5 Cromac Ave,
The Gasworks,
Belfast BT7 2JA
t. +44 (0) 28 9044 7625 (From RoI 048 9044 7625)
e. sheelagh@editorialsolutions.com
w. www.editorialsolutions.com

Special interests:
Business and economic development, corporate communications, general non-fiction, archaeology, health.

Experience:
Cost accountant turned wordsmith, corporate journalist, copy-editor and proofreader from 1997. Highly experienced business writer and in-house editorial support contractor.

Work undertaken:
Writing, rewriting, editing and project managing all types of print and electronic corporate publications and documents; non-fiction book editing; copywriting of PR and marketing collateral; plain English and ‘easy read’ editing and training.

Examples:
Selected clients – Invest Northern Ireland, National Roads Authority, TSO Ireland, Tourism Ireland, Pi Communications.
Selected projects – Writer and editor on Invest NI’s corporate magazine Invest In; rewriter of entire Invest NI website; copy-editor on award-winning archaeology title Harnessing the Tides: The Early Medieval Monastic Tide Mills at Nendrum Monastery Strangford Lough; plain English trainer for Northern Ireland Cancer Network, Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, Land and Property Services; writer and editor of a series of 14 plain English brochures, Northern Ireland Assembly; copywriter of Silver Wings, George Best Belfast City Airport Celebrates 25 Years. Further examples on the website.