Aleza (Goldsmith) Freeman

Freelance Writer & Editor

Recent clients include: Haute Living Las Vegas • Chabad on Campus International • Nevada Magazine • Old Liquors Magazine • DAVID Magazine • William S. Boyd School of Law – UNLV Law Magazine • Boyd Gaming Corporation – Boyd Buzz • SEL for Prevention • Encore Productions • Animal Foundation of Las Vegas – Mission Possible: 2020 • Las Vegas Indoor Skydiving •  OnlyInYourState.com – Nevada Section

Past Experience

  • 1 Degree World, Travel.BUZZ (Las Vegas, NV): Editorial DirectorOct. 2014-Mar. 2016
  • Vegas.com (Henderson, NV): Senior Content Developer and Copywriter, Feb. 2013-Oct. 2014
  • Affinity Gaming (Las Vegas, NV): Copywriter & Proofreader, Jan. 2012-Oct. 2012
  • SK+G Advertising (Las Vegas, NV): Interactive Copywriter, April 2011-Jan. 2012
  • American Casinos & Entertainment Properties (Las Vegas, NV): Senior Copywriter, April 2010-April 2011
  • Vegas.com (Henderson, NV): Content Developer (Hotels)Oct. 2006-April 2010
  • The Home News, Greenspun Media Group (Henderson, NV): News Editor, Feb. 2006-Oct. 2006;
    Page Designer & Copy Editor, Feb. 2003-Feb. 2006
  • The Jewish News Weekly of N. California (San Francisco, CA): Reporter, May 2000—Jan. 2003
  • Mill Valley Herald, MarinScope Newspapers (Sausalito, CA): Editor, July 1999—May 2000

Awards

• 2014: Distinguished Woman of Nevada
• 2006: Nevada Press Association

First Place — Entertainment Writing, Headline Writing, Page One Design, Overall Design, (Home News); Suburban Newspapers of America — First Place — Front Page Design (Home News)
• 2005: Nevada Press Association — First Place — Page One Design, Overall Design (Home News)
• 1988: Las Vegas Goodwill Ambassador — Wrote winning letter to CBS anchorman Dan Rather for the Las Vegas CBS affiliate KLAS-TV “8 News Now”

Education & Training

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
B.A. in English, 1999
Golden Key National Honor Society
Humboldt State University: National Student Exchange Program, 1997-1998
The Rebel Yell: News Editor, 1999; News Writer, 1998; Features Editor and Designer, 1997
• Mass Media Communications: Public Relations Intern, 1998

References available upon request