Summary of Professional Writing and Editorial
Member and Chairman, Contracts & Grievances Committee, Mystery Writers of America
Author, CLINICAL TRIALS (HarperCollins,
Author, FINAL REMEDY (HarperCollins,
- Author, HEALTH CARE PRACTICE MANAGEMENT (Warren Gorham &
- Editor and Publisher, Medical-Legal Letter for Maryland
Contributor, Chapter Three, in A. Julien, OPENING STATEMENT
(Callahan & Co. 1986)
- Audiotape contributor, "Million Dollar Verdicts" Series.
(Professional Techniques Library, Dallas, TX, 1986)
Author of articles and fiction published in general circulation
magazines, including Regardie's, American Baby, and Computer Shopper
Workshop Instructor, "The Mystery/Suspense Novel",
The Writer's Center, Bethesda, MD.
Vice President & Publisher, AtYourBusiness.com. Managed the design, development, and
implementation of new web site furnishing employee management services, tools, and
information to small businesses. Created
departmental infrastructure; coordinated projects, supervised senior project
managers/editors and Creative Director. Coordinated marketing and promotions. Business
development with strategic business partners and affiliates. Analyzed market trends and directions and
presented company's strategic business plans to board of directors.
Publisher, AlignMark Information Publishing. P&L and budget responsibility for $20M
business information publisher within Thomson Corporation's Research Institute of America
Group. Managed 36-person staff of editorial,
information technology, and marketing professionals in the creation of print, CD and web
products covering human resources and employment law.
Reported directly to CEO of AlignMark.
Major accomplishment was the development of hr-esource.com, an
original information portal for human resource professionals, fully e-commerce enabled.
Senior Editor, HR Solutions Division, RIA Group. Conceived,
designed, and prototyped information services for HR managers, with primary emphasis on
health care benefits (project manager of Health
and Welfare Benefits Advisor on CD). Negotiated
and drafted software licensing agreements with vendors of software and primary source
material including Austin-Hayne's Employee Appraiser and Cobra Solutions' COBRA
Administration Manager. Primary presenter of new electronic CD-ROM products to regional
sales managers. Featured speaker at
informational seminars given to potential customers.
Editor, Thomson Professional Publishing. Acquired and developed new
titles for Lawyers Cooperative Publishing Company and Clark Boardman Callahan Publishing
Company, including Indiana Real Estate Transactions, Missouri Tort Litigation, and
Missouri Contract Litigation. Initiated acquisition of ATLA Press by Lawyers Cooperative
Publishing Company. Negotiated and drafted
software license agreements; provided corporate management with ongoing advice and support
on employment, copyright, and intellectual property law.
Introduced new products to corporate sales force.