With an aptitude in copywriting, news and book publishing, Kristen Fischer has combined her expertise and passions into a thriving career. She is an award-winning copywriter and author who enjoys what she does for a living.
Kristen has used her copywriting and editing skills to create promotional content for brands including Trane, Marriott, Grainger, About.com, AtlantiCare, PetSafe and Verizon, to name a few. She has written for clients in the information technology, health, media, marketing, retail, automotive, and environmental sectors. Her specialties include creating website content, press releases, articles, case studies, blog posts, e-commerce product descriptions, and newsletters.
Kristen is a Certified Professional Resume Writer. She is a member of the Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, and is the journalism lead for the National Association of Independent Writers and Editors. She is also a member of the Jersey Shore Chamber of Commerce.
As a journalist, she has contributed to Prevention, Health, HealthDay, FitPregnancy, Parents, Woman’s Day, Spirituality & Health, MSN, Healthline, New Jersey Monthly, Writer’s Digest, The Writer, MediaBistro, SheKnows, and Hackensack Meridian HealthU. View her online portfolio.
A Copywriter Turned Author
In 2017, Kristen published Zoo Zen: A Yoga Story for Kids with Sounds True (illustrations by Susi Schaefer). Her book, When Talent Isn’t Enough: Business Basics for the Creatively Inclined (Career Press) was released in 2013. She published Ramen Noodles, Rent and Resumes: An After-College Guide to Life with SuperCollege, LLC, in 2008; and Creatively Self-Employed: How Writers and Artists Deal with Career Ups and Downs via iUniverse in 2007.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys going to the beach, paddle water sports, spending time with family and friends, reading, and rooting for the New England Patriots. She frequents Starbucks, where she has yet to find a menu item that she does not like.