Mark Putzer

Experienced and Versatile Writer

United States

My prolific and wide-ranging writing and media career spans over 20 years and many countries. Highlights include:

- Experienced in multiple types of writing, including content, copywriting, technical, proposals, grants, and news articles
- Extensive healthcare writing experience (Pharmacy Support & Relief, Admerix, COPE Laos, and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
- Nonprofit: Helping disadvantaged children, conservation, and animal welfare
- International travel writing, with excursions to over 100 countries
- Transportation writing: cars, airplanes, boats, and space exploration (MotorBiscuit and DealerSocket)
- Successful $6.7 billion bid proposal that created 5,000 local jobs (Oshkosh Corporation)
- Produced educational videos and software for children in Thailand (Ruam Jai - Pattana)
- Website design and writing for orphanages and youth development projects in Asia
- Award-winning academic publication for a research project with whales

Weird Animal News
Dog With Cancer Goes on 'Last Walk' — Community Fills the Streets With Love

One of the wonderful things about dogs and other pets is they often bring out the best in people. A dog diagnosed with terminal cancer went for a “last walk” around a town in Pennsylvania. The response from the community was overwhelming, as they said goodbye to the dog and filled the streets with love.

Go Baby Go Cars Give Kids With Disabilities Freedom to Drive and Enjoy Life

Children with mobility disabilities often face challenges to experience activities that many other kids enjoy, such as playing and socializing. However, the brilliant Go Baby Go program solves these challenges with custom toy cars that enable kids with disabilities to independently move and explore their world.

Lonely Planet
Travel to Lovina, Bali

Relaxed is how people most often describe Lovina, and aside from the pushy touts, they are correct. This low-key, low-rise, low-priced beach resort town is a far cry from Kuta. The waves are calm, the beach thin and overamped attractions nil.