A writer with more than two decades of experience helping companies engage customers and communicate the value of their products and services through the art and science of storytelling.
Specialties include feature stories, corporate blogging and by-lined articles, with additional experience in writing copy for ebooks, websites and infographics.
Meet Reina Torrejón. Born and raised in Lima, Peru, Torrejón has always dreamed of pursuing a career in technology and making a sizeable impact for her community and the world. In a city of nearly 10 million people, where roughly a third live in extreme poverty, her goal was to launch a health technology startup.
Before a single line of code was written, a wing spar crafted, or coffee bean roasted, Seattle built boats. Throughout the Puget Sound basin there was a small but burgeoning industry that built everything from barges and barkentines to sloops, freighters, and steamers. If a vessel could transport lumber from the region's numerous mills, which numbered close to 600 at one point, or ferry supplies to the Yukon, Seattle-area shipyards likely had a hand in the building or in keeping it afloat.
Perched in a high-rise above the 3rd ring road in Zhongguancun, Beijing’s technology innovation hub, Joshua Xiang and his team are hard at work. Among the typical desktop tchotchkes are scattered fragments of automotive electronics: speakers, car stereos and touch screens. As a group program manager for the Windows Embedded Automotive team, Xiang leads a team of program managers, along with developers and testers, in building the next release of Ford SYNC, which was launched earlier this year...
Multimedia/ Web Copy/ Other
A Moroccan politician walks onto a train ... Sounds like a joke, right? Reality was anything but. This is the latest episode of season 1 of my podcast.
Audio segment on the circus arts community in Seattle and how some schools are using for therapy, as well as entertainment.
A visit to Austin's Hope Outdoor Gallery, a public park set up specifically for graffiti artists.
Buttoning your shirt, writing a quick note to a co-worker, using a fork and knife (or a set of chopsticks). Every day we perform tasks like these with the greatest of ease-automatically, even, to the point that they're labeled as ordinary and menial.
Ever since ELIZA the chatbot said her first "hello" in the mid 60's, computer scientists have been trying to mimic human intelligence and create easier ways of interacting with computers. Improvements in artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language processing (NLP) have led to some amazing advances.
It's long been the stuff of sci fi, but increasingly, the practical side of artificial intelligence (AI) is very real. On the consumer side, personal assistants such as Siri, Alexa, and Cortana help automate the simplest of tasks. Meanwhile, AI adoption is also accelerating within the workspace.
Gary Lehman has always been interested in the life of a warrior-not just the tactics, but also the mindset. In high school, he studied Aikido and delved into its philosophy and underlying principles. Around that time, his father gave him a copy of Jarhead, Anthony Swofford's firsthand account of the Persian Gulf War.
This infographic gives a visual overview of the path to GDPR compliance and how Azure IaaS can ease your journey. I worked closely with the agency to develop this based on source materials.
This content marketing piece highlights the potential value and innovation of the Microsoft Dynamics platform to help companies improve their field service operations.
Fintech. It's been called the financial services version of the industrial revolution. This wave of financial technology startups secured $12.7 billion in venture capital funding in just the first six months of 2015, according to William Garrity Associates of London.
I worked with the clients and key stakeholders to identify challenges facing mobile app developers and wrote content based on these conversations and existing developer-focused collateral.