Jennifer Wood | Writer

4369 Adeline St. Apt #7, Emeryville, CA — (248) 933-0671 — wood.jenniferk@gmail.com


Work

Intuit, Mountain View, CA — Senior Content Designer: November 2016 – Present

Specializes in QuickBooks brand development and marketing on QuickBooks.com. Partners closely with visual and interaction designers, researchers, development, and marketing leads. Develops and delivers content strategy, voice & tone system, and framework across the QuickBooks ecosystem in order to build a more consistent end-to-end experience. And provides critiques and guidance on content design to in-house marketing teams and external agencies.

Organic, Inc., San Francisco, CA — Senior Copywriter: March 2016 – November 2016 
Led copy efforts for a variety of Wells Fargo and American Family Insurance campaigns and digital experiences. Crafted, edited, and collaborated on new business pitches and internal branding and identity exploration. 

Esurance, San Francisco, CA — Copywriter: June 2013 – March 2016
Created sponsorship campaigns and on-site activations, concepted and crafted messaging for both print and digital media, delicately crammed tons of information into 140 characters, and acted as a "friendly expert" over at the Esurance blog.
Sponsorships included Major League Baseball, Golden State Warriors, SXSW, US Open, and the SF 49ers.

Digitas, Detroit, MI — Copywriter: March 2011 – June 2013
Crafted web, direct, and mobile copy for OnStar and General Motors. Pitch work included eBay Motors, NCAA, Taco Bell, and Reebok. 
Nominated for Cannes Young Lions competition in 2011 and 2012.

Freelance — May 2010 – Present
Editorial: Outdoor Athlete, The Oakland Press
Ad: TuneIn Radio, Michigan Green Safe Products, Skin RX

Hour Media, Royal Oak, MI — Editorial Intern: January 2010 – May 2010
Fact-checker, research queen, and deliverer of the daily Starbucks. Published two feature articles about talented people in the city I love.

Education
Bachelor of Arts and Science, Oakland University, Rochester, MI
Cum Laude, Departmental Honors in Journalism
Recipient of 2010 Michigan Press Association College Contest for Column Writing

Other
Commonwealth Cafe, Birmingham, MI — Register Girl: September 2010 – March 2011
Responsible for taking orders, flipping the record and smiling for eight+ hours a day.

Living Water Children’s Centre, Arusha, Tanzania — Volunteer: August 2010 – September 2010
Lived in the jungle and taught English and math to the coolest kids on the planet.

Technology
Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, Movable Type. Mac and PC compatible.