Joe Morrison

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601 Shady Lane, Dallas, Texas 75208
Phone: 2149527647 — Cell/mobile: 2149527647
joe.e.morrison@gmail.com
http://joemorrison.writersresidence.com/

To write well for swell clients.

Qualifications

Senior Copywriter: Seasoned corporate communicator with 30+ years of experience writing advertising, marketing and technical communications in print, video and web.

Work History

Senior Creative Writer, USFI
10/01/2007 — 03/01/2012

Created advertising, collateral and branded content for print, electronic and digital media. Conceived and wrote campaigns, corporate presentations, websites, branding and executive proposals for the following clients:

  • Boy Scouts of America
  • BuyEfficient
  • Getz Pharma
  • Magnolia Hotels
  • MetroPCS
  • Resource One Credit Union
  • TD Industries
  • Verizon FiOS

Technical Writer, Thursby Software Systems
04/01/2004 — 11/01/2006

Created technical documentation for end-users of the company’s software products, using interactive online help systems and printable booklets. Tested functionality of products and tailored documentation accordingly. Extended interactivity of online help systems.

Director of Communications, St. Luke's Episcopal Church
08/01/1999 — 03/01/2004

Established creative and editorial direction of all church communications, including parish newsletters, website, annual reports, and special event promotions. Managed facilities maintenance personnel, maintaining accountability for computer, telecommunications, audio/visual, and mechanical systems.

Writer and Creative Director, Self
08/01/1989 — 07/01/1999

Self employed writer and creative director of print ads, radio spots, brochures, speeches, press releases, sales promotions, point of sale and sales support materials for the following clients:

  • American Anglican Council
  • Argus Communications
  • Baylor Healthcare System
  • KDFW-TV, New World Media
  • Levi Strauss & Company
  • MetroCel Cellular
  • National Risk Transfer
  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Magna Cum Laude in Broadcast Film Arts
Southern Methodist University, 1978

Awards

Communicator Award, 2008-2011; Davey Award 2007 - 2010