Annie Shalvey

Copywriter & Editor

United States

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I'm a freelance writer and editor from Rhode Island. I am currently working as a contract SEO copywriter for a Fortune 4 healthcare company. Before becoming a contractor in December of 2021, my full-time gigs were in higher education consulting, university communications, and TV news.

My writing portfolio runs the gamut from website copywriting, news writing, content marketing, and blogging. Questions about what you see? Please drop me a line: [email protected]



Homepage | CVS Health

Joel Helle, VP of Physician Services for CVS Health sat down with Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, Director, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to get his perspective on the HIV epidemic in America.

Blog Posts

Lou Adventures
4 Top Tips for Building Good Reading Habits - Lou Adventures

Even if you love to read, it is not guaranteed that your child will too-at least not at first. The secret to getting your children to love the act of reading and want to improve their reading skills is to make it a common occurrence in their lives.

Just Us Gals
Why Personal Brand is Important - Just Us Gals

What is 'Personal Brand'? You may be thinking: does everyone really need a brand? If so, what does that look like? Unlike a company's brand-think logo, color scheme, voice, values-your personal brand is how you present yourself and what you portray to your network. By consistently defining who you

Just Us Gals
Is Grad School Worth It? - Just Us Gals

Many of us came out of our undergraduate programs with our eyes fixed on grad school. But with tuition prices rising and more obligations than ever, you might find yourself asking if it is really worth it for you.

JWU Professional
Five Reasons to Hire a Millennial

When Whitney Houston sang, "I believe the children are our future" in 1985, I wonder if she was actually thinking about what would happen when they took over the workforce someday. Fast forward to 2018, and the children she was singing about are, for the most part, in charge.

JWU Professional
From an Entrepreneur Who's Been There: The Importance of Mentorship

After graduating from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Angelo Pitassi '03 MBA started two businesses-an e-commerce company focused on meeting needs of Rhode Island's jewelry manufacturing industry and a consumer-focused health technology company that was inspired by his youngest son's diagnosis with type-one diabetes.

JWU Professional
Why the MPA Degree Is Right For Me

On a Thursday night in June of 2017, I found myself staring down the barrel of a handgun, aiming at a distant paper target. I had never held a gun before in my life. My range officer had his hand on my shoulder to keep me steady.