WE SERVE

The Writers For Hire is a Houston based company, serving business and individuals in need of high-quality content. Our strengths lie in more challenging projects: nonfiction books , corporate website overhauls , whitepapers , family histories , C-level autobiographies , SME-driven content , genealogy and other complex writing assignments.

Our team model makes us particularly well suited for: large-scale or fast-ramp-up content projects; projects that require a variety of writing skill-sets; or projects that require on-call writing support for frequent real-time deliverables

Businesses

Our team is available to help yours with virtually any writing project – from the very small to the very large. In addition to writing, our strengths lie in organizing extensive copywriting projects that require multiple levels of approval; efficient dissemination of processes and procedures to multiple team members; and coordination of different divisions and personal preferences. But we are also handy to have around for smaller projects – think of us as your on-call team that can deliver compelling copy at a moment’s notice.
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Individuals

Our discreet and professional ghostwriters have written dozens of published books, thought leadership pieces, op-eds, and editorials. If you’ve ever wanted to compile your family history, share knowledge of your expertise, gain traction for your political message, or create your autobiography, we can help.SEE MORE

Our Promise to You

The Writers For Hire was founded over a decade ago. Today, we follow the same core values that have earned the trust of hundreds of clients.

  • We promise to work closely and proactively with your team. We suggest solutions, make each project our own, and clearly communicate with you every step of the way.

  • We promise to deliver a quality work product that demonstrates a genuine expertise in our craft.

  • We promise to do what we say we are going to do. We will be on time. We will stay on budget. We will keep our word.

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OUR TEAM

We have the talent, the tools, and the processes to manage large projects efficiently. We understand how to optimize workflows, how to manage multiple moving parts, and how to set up the appropriate talent for the job.

Wintress Odom

Wintress Odom
Owner / Editor-in-chief

Wintress Odom

Wintress Odom - Owner / Editor-in-chief

Wintress founded The Writers For Hire in 2003 after freelancing for several years as a copywriter and editor. She has overseen, edited, proofread, or written copy for over 100 clients and is happy to have maintained long-term relationships with many of her first customers. Wintress is an exceptional proofreader and editor and has a gift for organizing large projects, including large technical manuals and manuscripts. Her educational background includes graduating cum laude from Rice University in 2000, studying at Cologne Gymnasium in Germany, and graduating valedictorian from The Science Academy of South Texas in 1994.
Stephanie Hashagen

Stephanie Hashagen
Senior Editor

Stephanie Hashagen

Stephanie Hashagen - Senior Editor

Stephanie’s expertise in English and writing spans over a decade in freelancing and teaching. Stephanie worked as a staff writer and editor for The Houstonian, contributed to The Huntsville Item, freelanced for The Houston Chronicle and spent four years teaching English and reading at the junior high and high school level. She has a Master’s Degree in English from the University of St. Thomas and a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Sam Houston State University. Stephanie has also ghost-authored several non-fiction and fiction manuscripts, numerous fashion and travel articles, and countless press releases, pitch letters, taglines, and print ads. Her copywriting and journalism experience includes technical copy for Tyco Flow Control and customer communications copy for a major American credit card company. Stephanie has also worked on copy and campaigns for Hilton and Carpet One Floor & Home, North America’s largest floor covering retailer.

At The Writers For Hire, she has overseen, edited, proofread, or written copy for over 50 clients. Stephanie is an exceptional proofreader, writer, and editor and has a gift for adding a creative flair to projects while keeping copy professional and concise.

Kathleen Kimm-Rinchiuso

Kathleen Kimm-Rinchiuso
Office Manager

Kathleen Kimm-Rinchiuso

Kathleen Kimm-Rinchiuso - Office Manager

Unofficially, Kathy is known around the office as “the other half of Wintress’ brain”: In her capacity as office admin, she helps Wintress keep track of projects and meetings; reminds her of upcoming deadlines; and serves as the point of communication between Wintress and the rest of the TWFH team. In her more official role of office administrator and project manager, she keeps tabs on all current projects, from drafting proposals and project timelines to working directly with writers and editors to keep projects on track. Kathy is particularly awesome at making sure that all of our website projects run smoothly, and she’s got a gift for translating potentially confusing web development jargon into plan English, so our website clients always know exactly what’s happening and why. When she’s not at work, Kathy loves singing along to musicals with her two daughters.
Brittany Cooper

Brittany Cooper
Project Coordinator

Brittany Cooper

Brittany Cooper - Project Coordinator

Brittany is our resident Project Coordinator and serves as the liaison between writer and client. She also helps assign the team for each project, create project timelines, gather resources and information, schedule meetings, ensure each project stays on budget and within scope, and guarantee client satisfaction. Oh, and she does all of this at lightning speed with a smile on her face, without ever dropping a ball. Brittany developed many of her management and leadership skills working as an office manager for a lawn care company and as an assistant manager for an apartment community. But she attributes her superhuman organizational abilities to the years of practice she’s had managing 4 kids, 11 piglets, 3 dogs, and a dozen chickens.
Stacy Clifford

Stacy Clifford
Copywriter

Stacy Clifford

Stacy Clifford - Copywriter

Stacy Clifford is a wearer of many hats, both literally and figuratively. Having earned a B.S. in Geology from the University of Texas at Austin in 1996, his career has covered environmental cleanup, software testing, web development, technical support, copy editing and proofreading, and martial arts instruction. He has been proofreading since 3rd grade English with Mrs. Barry, corrected every stripe of web copy for over 15 years, copy edited both fiction and non-fiction books, and written on subjects as diverse as volcanology, sword fighting, and space colonization. A fixer by nature, Stacy is a stickler for structure and form and enjoys a good challenge whipping a document into shape. When not tackling the worlds problems or teaching people how to stab each other, Stacy enjoys pencil drawing and hiking in the national parks.

Flori Meeks

Flori Meeks
Copywriter

Flori Meeks

Flori Meeks - Copywriter

Flori, who has more than 25 years of writing experience, began her career in suburban Detroit as a community newspaper reporter. She has worked as a neighborhood news editor for the Houston Chronicle and as a copywriter for Powell Public Relations. During more than 10 years as a freelance writer, her projects included newspaper and magazine articles, press releases, brochure and website copy, Request for Proposal (RFP) responses, and grant applications. Her clients have included Galveston Monthly magazine, Weddings in Houston magazine, Judy Nichols & Associates (public relations) and NCIC Phone Services, along with nonprofit organizations, Lifeway International and Newspring. Since joining The Writers For Hire, Flori has assisted with social media campaigns and written blog posts, articles, press releases, brochures, and web copy.

Flori has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Oakland University.

Jessica Stautberg

Jessica Stautberg
Lead Copywriter

Jessica Stautberg

Jessica Stautberg - Lead Copywriter

Jessica joined The Writers for Hire after several years of technical writing for two Department of Defense contractors, where she created software documentation and online help, as well as material for the company websites and newsletters. Since joining The Writers for Hire, Jessica has become the company’s resident “Wiki guru,” and manages most of the Wikipedia projects. She also manages social media campaigns for several local businesses, provides copy and layout options for website projects, writes blog posts on topics that include the oil and gas industry, web hosting, and fashion, and writes articles, brochures, books, and press releases. Jessica has a Master’s in Technical Communication from Texas State, where she also edited and proofread articles for Center of the Study of the Southwest’s academic journals while working as a ghostwriter for Infobooks.com. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Southwestern University.
Jenny Higgons

Jenny Higgons
Copywriter

Jenny Higgons

Jenny Higgons - Copywriter

Jenny Higgons is a New York City-based writer, editor and reporter for magazines and newspapers. Her resume includes on-staff and freelance on-site work for Manhattan-based magazines (Us, InStyle, TV Guide, Playgirl, Time and Avenue) and an acclaimed TV-themed website, where she wrote and edited stories about TV and film celebrities. Jenny also spent four years as a staff writer at three regional magazines owned by national media giant Gannett. She’s currently a staff writer at Gannett’s The Journal News, the largest and most influential daily newspaper in Westchester County (a suburb of New York City).

She attended Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY, and Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY, the latter from which she graduated with a B.A. in TV/Radio. Her favorite pastime is laughing.

Arielle Emmett

Arielle Emmett
Copywriter

Arielle Emmett

Arielle Emmett - Copywriter

Arielle Emmett joined The Writers for Hire after a 30-year career in science, technology, and international journalism education. Early in her career, during the Watergate era, Arielle was selected as a journalism intern for The New York Times columnist William Safire, and she was a correspondent for Newsweek. She has worked as an editor for Science Digest, as a reporter and features staff writer for the Detroit Free Press, and as a columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer and The American Journalism Review. She also has held senior editor and editor-in-chief positions at leading technical magazines and was a 10-year contributing editor at The Scientist. Arielle’s work has been published in Parents, Ms., OMNI, and Toronto Globe & Mail, among other publications. In 2011 she completed her doctoral dissertation in visual media and iconic photography at the University of Maryland. Since then, Arielle has taught science communications and online journalism at Temple and Drexel Universities, International College Beijing, and University of Hong Kong.

Carissa Lamkahouan

Carissa Lamkahouan
Copywriter

Carissa Lamkahouan

Carissa Lamkahouan - Copywriter

Carissa has been writing professionally for nearly 20 years, working as a public relations copywriter, as a newspaper journalist and blogger, and as a magazine feature-story writer and columnist for publications both domestic and abroad, including the United Kingdom and Egypt. During her career, Carissa has covered arts, education, business, government, entertainment, and religion for regional and national audiences, including 13 years with The Houston Chronicle. She also spent a year living in and blogging about her experiences in Marrakech, Morocco, Africa. Carissa is originally from Louisiana. She attended the University of Louisiana – Lafayette, where she earned a Bachelor’s of Liberal Arts degree with a double major in journalism and English.

Jennifer Rizzo

Jennifer Rizzo
Copywriter

Jennifer Rizzo

Jennifer Rizzo - Copywriter

Jennifer Rizzo is a Denver based writer with a background in Healthcare, International Tour Management, Genealogical Research, and a passion for travel and languages. She studied Spanish at the University of Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico and also lived and studied in Ancona, Italy. After spending nearly a decade working in the health care field, Jennifer has a well-rounded knowledge of hospital functionality, medical terminology, and disease processes. She has extended work experience with government medical benefits as well as Social Security law, which has allowed her to fine-tune her ability to sort through large amounts of medical records, research, and data, and turn that information into well written reports and case briefs. Since joining The Writers for Hire, Jennifer has written on vast array of topics and has done many in-depth ancestry research and family tree projects. She has worked as Project Manager for various client websites and RFPs, as well as other projects. She enjoys working closely with clients, and loves any opportunity that allows her to indulge her creative side.
Erin Larson

Erin Larson
Copywriter

Erin Larson

Erin Larson - Copywriter

With a Bachelor of Science in Language Arts from Georgetown University and 20 years of editorial experience, Erin brings a passion for words and well-crafted writing to every project. As a writer, she revels in the opportunity to create vibrant original copy and rejuvenate tired text. She has written on a range of topics, in a variety of styles, and for an array of platforms. As an editor, proofreader, translator, and trusted second set of eyes, she has helped clients from around the world enhance their writing. A self-proclaimed editorial perfectionist, Erin once canceled a credit card because of a grammatically incorrect form letter, which she edited and promptly sent back to the company. (Incidentally, she wasn’t surprised to receive no response.)

Jennifer Babisak

Jennifer Babisak
Copywriter

Jennifer Babisak

Jennifer Babisak - Copywriter

Jennifer’s decade of writing and editing experience includes clients ranging from locally-owned small businesses to government entities, such as the Harris County Healthcare Alliance and magazines with international distribution like The Costco Connection. She has worked extensively with the travel industry, writing for publications such as Texas Highways, Texas Journey, and Texas Meetings and Events. Jennifer’s newspaper experience includes contributions to The Dallas Morning News and The Houston Chronicle. Her marketing skills were honed while serving as the Dallas-Fort Worth area marketing director for an organic grocery company. Jennifer’s range of writing and editing expertise includes social media, website copy, real estate copy, non-fiction books, pitch letters, blog posts, and profiles. She graduated cum laude from The University of Texas and enjoys inspiring the next generation of writers by leading youth writers’ workshops.

Judy Cole

Judy Cole
Copywriter

Judy Cole

Judy Cole - Copywriter

Journalist/Content Maven Judy Cole is the former Editor-in-Chief of Playgirl, Today’s Charlotte Woman, SexIs and Vibrant Living magazine. With more than 20 years’ professional experience, she’s interviewed everyone from homeless artists and street soccer activists to doctors, lawyers, and business entrepreneurs, as well as major names in the fields of music, arts, and entertainment. In addition to penning televisions scripts, web copy, blog posts, press releases, and even trivia for pub quizzes, Judy has conceptualized, created, and published content on subject matter that includes dating/relationships, health/fitness, arts/culture, gender equality, sex-positive education/legislation, DIY, home repair, fashion, finance, food, beauty, décor, gardening, going green, pets/animal welfare, celebrities—and anything else that’s ever sprung to mind or fallen into her lap that demanded coverage. Her work has been featured at Nerve.com and Men’s Fitness online, and in print at Skirt! Creative Loafing, Draft (all things beer), Business North Carolina, and Charlotte Magazine. Judy’s ebooks, “Grrracie! A Stray Dog’s Tale” and “Peculiar Parables for a Dubious Millennium,” are available at Amazon.com and other online book retailers.

Tammie Letroise-Brown

Tammie Letroise-Brown
Copywriter

Tammie Letroise-Brown

Tammie Letroise-Brown - Copywriter

Tammie Letroise-Brown brings over 13 years of experience to the Writers for Hire. Attending college at the University of Houston-Clear Lake, Tammie studied communications with a strong focus on Public Relations. She’s worked in several industries including Energy, Education, Aerospace, and more. She’s also highly experienced in executive communications, speech writing, social media campaigns, and high-level communication/marcom campaign creation. Tammie lives near Galveston with her husband, baby boy, and dog. She loves sewing, cooking, and craftiness in general.

Morgan Pinales

Morgan Pinales
Copywriter

Morgan Pinales

Morgan Pinales - Copywriter

Morgan has worked in marketing and communications for more than eight years, with a primary focus on copywriting and content creation. Throughout her years of experience, she has written and edited almost every kind of copy imaginable – magazine articles, blog posts, website copy, brochures, press releases, nonfiction books, newsletter articles, brand guidelines, and more – for both B2B and B2C audiences in a wide array of industries, including energy, technology, finance, healthcare, education, travel, retail, and more. In addition to her creative skills, Morgan has technical expertise in HTML coding and utilizing content management systems (e.g. WordPress) and email platforms, such as MailChimp, ExactTarget, and Constant Contact. With a lifelong interest in language, it is not surprising that Morgan has a bachelor’s degree in German and Linguistics from Rice University, where she studied more than eight languages. In 2011, she received her master’s degree in Advertising from The University of Texas, where she was accepted into the elite Texas Creative Program for her copywriting skills. In her free time, Morgan enjoys writing personalized picture books for friends and family.

Martha Scott

Martha Scott
Copywriter

Martha Scott

Martha Scott - Copywriter

Martha Scott’s technical writing career began on a contract at Houston’s Johnson Space Center. She edited papers for scientific journal publication, documents for departments across the site, and a book about a proposed crew escape vehicle. She produced a yearly booklet describing Shuttle contract cost-saving measures, the mission managers’ Flight Data Pack, and a 45-page booklet called Charting a Course to the Year 2000 and Beyond describing plans to develop additional space vehicles and prepare for manned Mars explorations. At Invesco, Martha edited and contributed to two company newsletters (online and hardcopy). She wrote software user manuals, Help files, Training and Benefits department documents, and, finally, shareholder reports. She returned to aerospace for the Shuttle Program’s last 5 years where she attended and produced detailed descriptions of presentations and subsequent discussions at the Orbiter Configuration Control Board’s weekly meetings. She also documented crew debriefings for 17 flights. Martha’s most recent experience was on Jacobs Engineering’s contract with a Texas City refinery for which she wrote and edited Engineering, Safety, Inspection, and Information Systems documents.

Douglas Paton

Douglas Paton
Copywriter

Douglas Paton

Douglas Paton - Copywriter

Douglas Paton fell in love with words at an early age and was rarely seen without a book in his hands as a kid. At some point along the way, he picked up a pen and started writing and never looked back. He has been writing professionally for nearly 20 years at this. From writing children’s books to magazine articles, comic books to full-length novels, there’s very little that Douglas hasn’t written in his career. For most of the last 10 years, Douglas has focused on writing educational material for younger readers, writing both fiction and non-fiction for clients such as Scholastic Canada and Nelson Canada. These days, he focuses more on writing content and copy for the web. Douglas has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Ryerson University in Toronto.

Suzanne Kearns

Suzanne Kearns
Copywriter

Suzanne Kearns

Suzanne Kearns - Copywriter

Suzanne knew she wanted to be a writer at the age of ten when she wrote her first story, and has spent the past 2 decades writing blog posts, magazine articles, nonfiction and fiction books, sales letters, white papers, press releases, website copy, and anything else that can be put in written form. She has written for Intuit, Avalara, NerdWallet, GoPayment, and as a ghostwriter for a few well-known CEO’s. Her work has appeared all around the internet, including on sites like World News and Reports, Entrepreneur.com, and Forbes. She loves nothing more than being presented with a bunch of data and asked to break it down into digestible content for readers. Most days you’ll find her sitting on her porch with her laptop, writing to the sound of the ocean, and marveling that life can be this stinking good.
Kim Jackson

Kim Jackson
Copywriter

Kim Jackson

Kim Jackson - Copywriter

Kim Jackson has more than 20 years of experience in marketing, communications, journalism and content strategy. She has been writing and editing since she could pick up a No. 2 pencil. Some of the earliest “assignments” she tackled included serving as “Dear Abby” for her fifth-grade class newsletter; co-editor of her high school newspaper; and as city hall beat reporter/night editor for the former daily newspaper, The Pasadena Citizen. From there, she served as editor for a weekly newspaper that had multiple, feature-filled sections prior to taking a job with The Houston Chronicle, where she wrote more than 1,000 articles on events and issues important to residents and business owners in Harris and Montgomery counties.

Before launching her career in journalism, Kim worked in marketing, public relations and publishing in Houston and Hong Kong. While living in Hong Kong, she wrote, edited and marketed a full-color magazine for a prominent American business and social networking organization, and worked as a freelance writer and editor for several Hong Kong publishing companies and magazines.

Most recently, she worked as a public information officer for a government agency involved in emergency management communications; and in community/governmental relations, media relations, writing and editing, social media strategy and implementation, and project communications.

She moves easily between different styles of writing, including feature and lifestyle pieces, vlogs and blogs, social media posts, and good, old-fashioned man/woman-on-the-street interviews.

Jennifer DeLay

Jennifer DeLay
Copywriter

Jennifer DeLay

Jennifer DeLay - Copywriter

Jennifer has a background in journalism and Russian area studies. She holds a BA from the University of Texas at Austin and an MSFS from Georgetown University. While in graduate school in the mid-1990s, she developed an interest in the oil and gas industry of the former Soviet Union and launched a free newsletter covering the subject. She then spent more than 20 years researching, analyzing and writing about related topics, working for multiple weekly publications and a private consulting firm. Her areas of professional interest also include energy and power in China, Iran and the Eastern Mediterranean, and for fun she researches linguistics, neuroscience and disability-related issues. She has experience in copy-editing and has frequently worked with both native and non-native English speakers, helping them to produce clear, easily understandable articles on complex political, economic, legal and technical topics. Additionally, she has managed many time-sensitive typesetting projects for community institutions. Jennifer enjoys writing personal essays and lives in Atlanta with her family.
Louisa Dean

Louisa Dean
Copywriter

Louisa Dean

Louisa Dean - Copywriter

Based in the UK, Louisa graduated from Solent University with an LLB (Hons) degree in Law and subsequently from Oxford with a Diploma in Legal Practice. Her final year dissertation A Critical Analysis of the Justification of the Use of Violence as a Means of Political Protest won first prize and was published in the Mountbatten Journal of Legal Studies. Over the last decade, she has worked as a financial investigator for both the public and private sectors; compiling statutory reports, court documents, and technical manuals in addition to carrying out hundreds of extensive interviews. Louisa can legitimately say that she is able to keep lots of plates spinning, as she ran away to join the circus in 2014. On her return, she began applying her writing and investigative skills to the creation of marketing copy, blogs, articles, RFP, email campaigns, website content and ad scripts, to great success.

Jessica Richardson

Jessica Richardson
Copywriter

Jessica Richardson

Jessica Richardson - Copywriter

Jessica has a fundamental dread of the mundane, which is reflected in her career. Her background includes content marketing, event planning, employee relations, and even a bit of accounting and IT troubleshooting. The common denominator, and her driving passion, has always been her love of reading, writing, and editing. Over a decade-long career, Jessica has managed multi-channel marketing campaigns for small businesses and international organizations, as well as written articles and content on topics from child advocacy to community association management. She has served as editor for multiple publications, including her high school handbook and her mother’s doctoral dissertation. She once contacted a cereal company about a grammatical error on the box. Jessica earned her bachelor’s degree in business from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, and her master’s degree in communication from the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina.

Shelly Spencer

Shelly Spencer
Copywriter

Shelly Spencer

Shelly Spencer - Copywriter

Shelly Spencer has been a professional writer for the past 25 years with a specialized focus on grant and RFP proposal writing. She has written for small start-up and mid-sized businesses as well as numerous non-profit organizations and also worked at a daily newspaper editing and proofreading display advertisements and real estate articles. Shelly has experience in writing for a variety of industries in all types of copy, including articles, blog posts, e-books, websites, proposals, brochures, press releases, newsletters, and more. Choosing not to go the traditional route, Shelly gained her skills through hands-on experience and by studying direct mail, B2B, and SEO copywriting through various American Writers and Artists Inc. (AWAI) programs. She is an AWAI verified direct response copywriter having completed their Accelerated Program for Six-Figure Copywriting and the Master's Program for Six-Figure Copywriting. She has also completed the Secrets to Writing High Performance B2B Copy by Steve Slaunwhite and Dan Kennedy's Writing for Info Marketers, both through AWAI, and The Ultimate Travel Writer’s Program by Great Escape Publishing. Shelly is a member of the Professional Writer’s Association (PWA) and the International Travel Writers and Photographers Association (ITWPA).
Dana Robinson

Dana Robinson
Copywriter

Dana Robinson

Dana Robinson - Copywriter

Dana Robinson has been writing and editing professionally for 10 years, publishing her first article in 2007. She serves as Editor-in-Chief of a local online magazine and is a contributor to various Houston print publications. She honed her experience writing newsletters and managing social media for small businesses and non-profits before moving on to e-books, magazines, and non-fiction books for print. She also enjoys teaching creative writing workshops for children. Dana received her formal education at the University of Houston–Downtown, where she majored in professional writing, minored in creative writing, and was the recipient of the Upper Division Writing award for best essay. She completed internships with Writers In The Schools and The Bayou Review.
Brenda Hazzard

Brenda Hazzard
Copywriter

Brenda Hazzard

Brenda Hazzard - Copywriter

Brenda Hazzard has over 30 years’ experience working as a writer and editor in the private and public sectors. She spent over 20 years working for the US Government in Washington and abroad, and spent several years working with the CIA during which she managed a team of writers producing internal briefs on international news, events, and politics. She writes on a variety of topics but loves opportunities to work on projects that cater to her keen interest in international affairs. She considers herself to be an empathetic editor, one who improves a draft but lets the spirit of the writer shine through. She has also worked on dissertations, white papers, newspaper articles, and family histories.

Merrisa Milliner

Merrisa Milliner
Copywriter

Merrisa Milliner

Merrisa Milliner - Copywriter

Merrisa has enjoyed writing since she was a kid, winning her first competition at the age of 10. She went on to study journalism at Texas A&M University and launch a nearly 20-year career in B2B marketing and corporate communications. Her experience includes everything from business blogging, to ghostwriting for big-company CEOs, to magazine and book editing. In 2013, she became accredited by the International Association of Business Communicators, a rigorous process that attests to her ability to apply strategic thinking in her communications planning tasks. Outside of work, she is a new(ish) mom whose time is spent catering to the whims of a tiny human and a not-so-tiny yellow lab.

Dock Treece

Dock Treece
Copywriter

Dock Treece

Dock Treece - Copywriter

Dock David Treece comes to The Writers for Hire after a 10-year career in the investment industry. With a breadth of knowledge spanning business administration, real estate, and securities, Dock has long applied his expertise to communicate complex subjects in simple terms. In addition to a long history writing newsletters and editorials, he also has experience in unpaid media, having been featured on CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg. Dock’s CV includes time spent as a Chief Compliance Officer and Market Strategist for a retail investment advisory firm, a featured columnist for several local, national, and industry-specific media, and a freelance consultant for other small businesses. His specialty is in breaking down complex, business-related subjects for consumption by broad audiences.

OUR WORK

Our client list is made up of more than 500 satisfied clients, including Fortune 100 companies.
The vast majority of our business comes from repeat customers, many of whom we’ve worked with for more than ten years.

Industries We Have Served

Whether you are launching a political campaign, raising awareness for a cause, or promoting an industry or organization, our team can help you get the word out. We’ll reach your potential supporters and spread your message with engaging, intelligent, and well-researched content.

We’re obsessed with accuracy and accustomed to working with extremely tight turnaround times that are common with many special interest campaigns.

  • Our common projects include :
  • Speeches and Presentations
  • Ghostwritten Books and Editorial
  • Social Media
  • Branding and Marketing Collateral

Recent Special Interest Work

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"Our copywriters have the knowledge, creativity, and training to understand your real estate niche and produce high-caliber copy that attracts clients to your properties."

  • Meet a writing team experienced in almost every area of the real estate industry. Our real estate copywriters have written for:
  • individual realtors
  • commercial real estate developers
  • architects
  • builders
  • construction organizations
  • real estate consultants
  • land surveyors, civil engineers, and platting companies
  • commercial real estate marketers
  • apartment acquirers and renovators

Recent Real Estate Work

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As a Houston-based copywriting firm, we work at the heart of the oil and gas industry. Our team of copywriters has a number of energy clients, including several Fortune 500s, whose projects range from the highly technical to the exceptionally creative. We have the expertise to execute large-scale corporate projects and the skills to make even the most technical subjects accessible.

"We can create new oil and gas copy from scratch, or we can make your existing corporate copy even better."

  • Our copywriting services for oil and gas companies include:
  • RFP’s and Proposals
  • Human resources documentation
  • Advertising campaigns
  • Newsletters and e-zines
  • Technical documents and manuals
  • Whitepapers
  • Social Media and information marketing

Recent Oil & Gas Work

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"Whether you need professional copy to win a proposal bid or clear language for a patient-facing health services brochure, our medical copywriters will produce content that exceed your expectations."

Our professional writing team has written and edited copy for dozens of medical clinics, hospitals, and practitioners in a wide variety of specializations, including:

  • Endoscopy
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Chiropractic
  • Sports medicine
  • Dentistry and oral surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Pharmacy services
  • Veterinary medicine

Recent Medical Work

Medical

Writing effective legal copy requires a writer with a keen intellect, a gift for clarity, and an ability to reduce complex topics to their simplest form.

"The Writers For Hire will help your firm produce insightful, engaging collateral that clearly communicates why you are the best attorneys for the case."

  • But at The Writers For Hire, your legal writer will also possess the skills of a master copywriter able to:
  • engage your readers
  • match the tone of your organization
  • enhance your branding
  • establish your knowledge in a niche industry

Recent Legal Work

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From SaaS to SEO to security, we’ve got you covered. The Writers For Hire has written technical and advertising copy for software launches, mobile app investor presentations, hosting blogs, and more.

"Our IT copywriters decipher your highly specialized technical content and present the benefits of your company’s software and IT offerings in terms your audience will understand."

  • Our forays into IT and software copy writing include:
  • crafting multiple pieces of collateral for a mobile gambling app targeted at major casinos. Pieces created included whitepapers, investor materials, and sales slicks.
  • writing a variety of print and web collateral for a corporate IM security and recording software product, from several one-page brochures to a complete website rewrite.
  • researching and writing weekly blogs for a hosting company
  • creating all collateral for the launch of a social media marketing SaaS product, including taglines, website copy, and print material
  • writing website copy for a hosting company, a company that provides print management software, and a company that provides remote monitoring software for engines.

Recent IT & Software Work

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"We produce exceptional written content for our government and nonprofit clients that connects to their intended audience – whether that audience is made up of taxpayers, business owners, or other government and nonprofit organizations."

Raise awareness and increase your organization’s contributions with clear, concise, and engaging copy. Our experienced team of government and nonprofit copywriters will help you make a difference, one word at a time:

  • Website copy and consulting: Does your website inspire your visitors to action? Is it content-rich and easy to navigate? Our team can evaluate your website to make sure you’re getting the most out of your web presence.
  • Newsletter / eZine writing: Keep your members updated on your organization’s latest events and developments. An electronic or print newsletter is an informative and interesting way to stay in touch with your supporters.
  • Press releases and print advertising: Hosting a charity event? Holding a fundraiser? Made a difference in the community? We can help you spread the word.
  • Blogging: Expand your web content, connect with your members, and talk about the things that matter.

Recent Government and Nonprofit Work

Government and Nonprofit

Writing effective financial copy requires a writer with a keen intellect, a gift for clarity, and an ability to reduce complex topics to their simplest form. Our masterful financial copy will enhance your branding, drive your bottom-line sales, and establish your knowledge in a niche industry.

"We help you overcome the communications challenge that many financial institutions face: We know how to translate complex, industry-specific information into clear, engaging copy that can address an audience that’s not necessarily up to speed on the financial lingo."

  • Our client list includes international banks, major financial websites, and financial professionals, with projects that include:
  • a 200+ page book on bank-eligible hedge funds annual reports, HR materials, and print ads for a major international bank
  • a how-to-invest book for the do-it-yourself investor letter-writing campaign to customers for one of the four major credit card companies
  • business books with financial themes (e.g. how to tell a good deal from a bad deal, how to negotiate, how to obtain bank financing)
  • investor presentations and investor letters for major hedge funds
  • sales letters for technical investment products

Recent Finance Work

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"Whether you’re going for for fun, funky, and fresh or refined for the true gourmet, our F&B writers create delicious copy that draws in your customers."

We love to sink our teeth into food writing. From feature-length reviews, advertorials, press releases, social media, and website copy to menus, packaging, labels, and catalogues to concepts and copy for print, radio, and television ads, our team has written for more than 30 restaurants, bars, wineries, and vineyards nationwide, including:

  • Yao Restaurant (Houston, Texas)
  • Ruffino Vineyards (Tuscany, Italy)
  • Cru Wine Bar (multiple locations, United States)
  • Tommy Bahamas Restaurant (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • Grotto Ristorante (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • Hess Winery (Napa Valley, California)
  • Logan Farms (Houston, Texas)
  • Benihana (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • Américas (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • La Mesa Mexican Bistro (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • CHI Japanese Cuisine and Lounge (The Woodlands, Texas)
  • Bob’s Steak & Chop House (Dallas, Texas)
  • Baker St. Pub & Grill (multiple locations, Texas)
  • Schramsberg Vineyards (Napa Valley, California)
  • Gundlach Bundschu winery (Sonoma, California)

Recent Food & Beverage Work

Food & Beverage

"Our fashion writers will capture your brand with messaging that highlights your merchandise’s unique appeal and uses rich imagery to set you apart from the competition."

As a company of all women copywriters, fashion writing is right up our alley. We’ve written features on Speedo, Vera Wang, JLM Couture, ERES, Carmela Sutera Bridal, and Dolce Bella. We’ve also created copy for well over 50 websites, including a fashion website that features women’s swimwear and lingerie. Whether you need a three-page brochure or a 30-page catalog, your fashion copy will:

  • engage your readers
  • match the tone of your organization
  • enhance your branding
  • drive bottom-line sales

Recent Fashion Work

Fashion

"Our travel writing has been published dozens of times, including features in InCahoots and Westchase Today."

Take your readers on a journey they’ll remember: Let them smell the salt breeze of the Mediterranean, taste the exotic spices of the Caribbean, and breathe deep the heady freedom of the Alps. Our team of full-time, experienced copywriters has written feature-length reviews and advertorials for a variety of hotels, resorts, vineyards, and vacation spots around the U.S. and abroad, including:

  • Four Seasons Resort – Costa Rica, Thailand and Bali
  • Sundance Resort, Utah
  • Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley
  • Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur
  • Kenwood Inn & Spa, Sonoma Valley
  • Calistoga Ranch, Calistoga
  • Cap Cana, Dominican Republic
  • Ventana, Big Sur
  • Triple Creek Ranch, Montana
  • Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
  • Turtle Island, Fiji

Recent Travel Work

Fashion

"Our team of education writers brings classroom teaching experience in a wide variety of content areas, as well as familiarity with the Flesch-Kincaid reading levels and background aligning various educational materials with state standards."

In the world of education, nothing is more important than the written word. Our full-time copywriters can help you fine-tune your academic materials by adding a little polish to your existing content or creating new copy from scratch. Our educational writing services include:

  • Website copy
  • School newsletters
  • Academic journal articles
  • Test prep materials
  • Educational questions for interactive learning games

Recent Education Work

Education

Testimonials

I can not say enough about your work and ability to turn this around so quickly. You all have shown the utmost professionalism. Once again, than you very much for the quality work. Have a great day.

RFP client

Jennifer and her colleagues are doing an outstanding job. I am learning so much from Jennifer. I am appreciative.

Ghostwriting Client

I just wanted to say THANK YOU for all of the hard work you are doing for us. I went through all of the suggested edits today that you’ve recommended. Your meticulous attention to detail and thoughtful recommendations are terrific and much appreciated. On behalf of our whole leadership team - Thank you for everything you are doing to support our integration launch! You are true professional and we are fortunate to have you working with us.

Steve, Corporate Communications Client

I wanted to let you know that I published the story yesterday and the feedback I have gotten is overwhelming! I hardly ever get feedback of any kind, but this one struck a chord! They love it! Thank you for putting together such a great story! You know what that means…we need another one!

Emily, Director, Corporate Communications

As a marketing professional it is important to have a great team that can work on varied projects with attention to detail and clarity, frequently in high-pressure situations. You can count on them to deliver a high-quality piece every time. I know I can depend on them. If you need a copy writer, this group is unparalleled.

Marketing Client

Barbara Adams, you knocked it out of the park! Our boss, Bill, was really impressed by how you managed to take our list of topics and the supporting documents and turn it in to a compelling script. Kudos to you! Rich, who will be the presenter, was also impressed. Thank you so much for the great work!

Marketing Client

It’s finished! Here are 20 brochures that you are free to use in whatever way you see fit. Feel free to use them as examples of your great work to future clients. I will be emailing you a PDF file soon, which again you’re welcome to use in any way you see fit. The brochure reads well!”

Trent L, Marketing Client

I am meticulously reading the draft. It is very good. I am sure it will be well received!

Patty O, Ghostwriting Client

Wanted you to know that the book finally arrived on Wed. I would love for you to have a copy. You spent so much time with it you should see the printed version. Thanks for help once again. You may never get rid of me!

Danny K, Book Client

Thank you for making the book a reality. I really appreciate all of your hard work and my family and I really enjoy the book.

Anna M, Ghostwriting Client

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