Copy Writing/Editing – Content Creation – Marketing Strategies – Brand Management
Social Media Management – Customer Correspondence – Editing/Proofreading
Copy Writer/Social Media – Pizzicato Pizza – restaurant group – Portland, OR (9/13 – 12/16)
-Copy writing on newsletters, menus, employee commendations, human resources copy
-Manage all social media accounts – create content, strategy and schedule
-Collaborate with marketing/design/sales, on sales goals and marketing strategy
-Edit and proof-reading for all departments – Special skills employed: culinary descriptions, menu descriptions, food styling
Copy Writer – Lovejoy Bakers – bakery/cafe chain – Portland, Or – (2/14 – 12/16)
–Copy writing for newsletters, print/online copy and menus
-Consulting on social media, brand and design
Social Media/Host – Earthquake Hurricane – comedy series – Portland, Or – (3/14 – present)
-Co-manage social media, create content, graphics, promotional copy, public correspondence -Public relations manager, create events, coordinate media requests and send press releases
Writer – Laugh Staff – comedy writing agency – Cleveland, OH – (2014 – present, freelance)
-Special occasion/wedding speeches, commercial copy, original work and re-write/punch-up services, specializing in humor and joke writing.
Regular Contributor – Portland Mercury – weekly publication – Portland, OR – (2013 – present)
–Regular column: “Let’s Do It with Bri Pruett” and special issue contributor
-Special event social media management, ‘live’ coverage, photos, event updates
Education and Related Experience
Portland State University – Graduated 2007 – B.A. in English and Theater Arts
Stand-up Comedian – 2010 to present – Featured on Comedy Central, NPR’s Live Wire, Savage Love, Doug Loves Movies – Splitsider.com’s “Comics to Watch,” Willamette Week Reader’s Choice “Best Comedian” – Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Riot LA, Bumbershoot, etc.
Improv Comedian – 2007 to present – Training from Upright Citizens Brigade professionals, Kevin MacDonald, Curious Comedy Theater, Portland State University.