Course in Journalism
Course in Printing Technology
LANGUAGES KNOWN English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu & Tamil
TO READ AND WRITE English, Hindi and Kannada
PRESENT OCCUPATION: Freelancing as proofreader, content editor, writer, compiler, etc., for printers / publishers, authors, websites (sending bug reports, etc.), advertising agencies,
WORK EXPERIENCE I have about 25 years of experience in the fields of Journalism / Publishing and Advertising. My strengths include a good grasp over the English language, an eye for detail, ability to spot errors and
quality control management.
Presently freelancing for various ad agencies and publishing houses.
May 2000 to Dec. 2001 worked as
Senior Content Editor for Indiasbest.com.
1993 to April 2000 worked for
M/s Ogilvy & Mather Advertising,
Bangalore as Executive - Proofreading & Language Services.
1986 to 1993 worked on a
freelance basis as Proofreader/
Sensereader for various publishing houses such as M/s Puliani and Puliani, Sapna Book
House, Himalaya Publishers, etc.,
and other advertising agencies.
1980 to 1985 worked for a local weekly English tabloid (The City TAB) at Bangalore
in various capacities as Reporter,
Sub-Editor, Proofreader, etc.