Donna Cope

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Donna Cope
I’m a professional editor and writer, providing services for corporate, not-for-profit, postsecondary and retail clients. My experience includes: hard copy and digital editing; structural, developmental and copy editing; academic writing/editing; content development; coaching and mentoring to develop editing/writing skills; stakeholder management; and strategic planning. I have 20+ years’ experience writing and editing at a major Canadian university.

I offer editing services for the following:

  • application materials: admission to graduate school, professional programs
  • communications strategy, tactical plans: esp. for small businesses, associations, not-for-profit organizations
  • dissertations, theses, major research papers
  • governance, policy documentation: policy development; constitutions; procedure manuals
  • marketing material: email, web content, blogs, e-newsletters, social media, digital marketing, video/audio scripts, case studies/white papers, speeches, infographics, print material, annual reports, etc.
  • quality assurance, program proposals: sciences, engineering, fine arts, humanities, social sciences, nursing, multi-disciplinary
  • training material: retail training/sales manuals; sailing skills; software training; employee manuals

I have an MA in English, with a focus on Old English and Middle English. I also hold a Certificate in Book History & Print Culture. I love old manuscripts!

Please contact editors directly for information about services, availability, and rates.


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