Client: StockCross Financial Services (Beverly
Project: Website Copy
Lead Agency: WebAdvanced (Website Design &
Overview: As part of a complete corporate
rebranding, we created website copy that truly captures the
StockCross experience as the premier destination for savvy
investors. With high-impact headlines, engaging copy,
intuitive layout and deep support pages, we make it easy for
visitors to discover StockCross's vast resources and find the
information they need to make swift and sound financial planning
Client: Nuvelocity, LLC
Project: Website Copy
Overview:Nuvelocity is a video production
company, so their outstanding portfolio sells itself. We paired
their moving images with the perfect words to clearly explain their
full suite of services and the benefits each will provide to move
your business forward.
Client: AAA Flag & Banner (Los Angeles,
Lead Agency: WebAdvanced (Website Design
Overview: Refresh and expand support
pages to showcase the company's history and full range of products
and services. Tap into the expertise of leadership, management and
staff at all levels to make the online experience as engaging and
informative as working with them in person.
Client: Your Merchant Guru
Overview: To help launch this new brand and new
company, Sudden Monkey helped Your Merchant Guru develop a written
voice that was unique to the marketplace and true to the services
they offer. Honest. Candid. Refreshing.
Client: The Healing Pin Acupuncture
Design Partner: Webcami Site
Design (Seattle, WA)
Overview: Introduce the acupuncture new
practice for Caitlin Smemo, LAc, EAMP, and effectively position her
approach and expertise from other providers. Optimise the site to
utilize the most effective keywords an ideal patient will be using
to find her.
Client: ACOP Tek (New Mexico)
Lead Agency: Webmosa (Website Design &
Overview: This website introduces a brand
new product -- one that redefines its category. ID-eApp is a plug
& play ID verification system for Android tablets. The key
challenge for the site is to establish urgency among a variety of
different potential clients (ranging from casinos to retailers to
restaurants and bars) by clearly explaining the law.
Client: Blacksmith Buddy (Arcadia, CA)
Lead Agency: Content
Harmony (Website Design & Development)
Overview: This website introduces a brand
new product -- a revolutionary farrier training device.
Client: ACS Seattle Building &
Lead Agency: Webcami (Website Design &
Overview: Help this family-run business
with deep roots in West Seattle stand out from the competition and
properly showcase its portfolio.
Client: Tom Owens Consulting
Lead Agency: Seattle Tech
Services (Website Development, IT Consulting and Computer
Overview: Present the very specialized
services of a seasoned legal professional to a very select
Client: Bonsai Media Group
Lead Agency: Bonsai Media
Group (Website Deisgn and Development, SEO Services)
Overview: If you like the look of my
website, custom designed for Sudden Monkey by the website ninjas at
Bonsai, wait until you see their 3D, interactive corporate website.
My job was to clearly explain the dozens of services they offer
even though their dazzling websites do most of the talking.
Client: Seattle Digs • Domeinca Lovagila •
Windermere Real Estate
Overview: Capture the spirit, energy,
passion and expertise of a gifted realtor while setting her apart
in an overly crowded field dominated by generic corporate
Client: Seattle Canine Club
Overview: There are countless places to
park your pooch while you are at work or on vacation -- our goal
was to capture the personality and unique selling points of
Seattle's premiere downtown hound destination.
Client: Euro Cuisine
Project: Yogurt Maker
Overview: Educate product owners -- and attract
new ones -- with an easy to follow, step-by-step cooking
demonstration. Scripts were organized to shoot the demonstration
only one time -- with inserted shots and dialogue that explain the
different features found on each of the four models.
Client: The Usonia Group Keller/Williams
Real Estate (Seattle, WA)
Project: Website Copy,
Sales Collateral, Branding
Design Partner: Graphiti
Associates (Seattle, WA)
Overview: The Usonia Group is unlike any
real estate company in Seattle, so their website must truly break
the mold. Writing and Design work in tandem to define a visionary
new brand. Case studies break the mold of the typical real estate
Client: Seattle ColdFusion Developer
Project: Website Copy, Google AdWords
Design Partner: Seattle
ColdFusion Developer (Seattle, WA)
Overview: Appeal to a very sophisticated
website manager or someone who has inherited a complex website and
needs immediate solutions. Speak geek and street at the same
Client: Klepps Fire Alarm and
Lead Agency: The Image
Department (Website Deisgn and Development)
Overview: Establish Klepps as an authority
in a wide variety of residential and commercial automation services
-- inspire visitors there for one service to explore the endless
vareity of very cool new products and emerging
Client: Umbrella Waterproofing (Mukilteo,
Design Partner: Mendatech (Seattle, WA)
Overview: Appeal to the specific needs of
four very different audiences: Homeowners, HoA's, Property Managers
Client: Turning Pointe Properties
Project: Branding, Collateral, Website
Lead Agency: Sudden Monkey
Overview: Create a brand name that clearly
defines what the company does; support it with dymamic website and
sales copy attracts the sophisticated real estate investor.
Client: Arcpoint Labs of Seattle
Overview: Create a specialty services
microsite that targets specific local audiences, addresses
sensititive issues with compassion and reflects the voice of the
Client: My Vacation Rentals 365
Overview: Help a thriving, independent,
affordable luxury vacation rental property company stand apart from
the major online players. Bring every one of their properties to
life as if you were walking through each property itself.
Client: Rico's Auto Buff
Overview: Lift the veil and bring visitors
inside West Seattle's premiere auto wash, auto detailing and
collision repair shop.
Role: New Music Editor
Overview: Everyone needs a passion project
-- and mine is all about music. In this role, I review new albums,
introduce new bands, and interview my favorite artists including
Susanna Hoffs, Orianthi, The Ocean Blue, Crystal Bowersox,
Gabriella Cilmi, Richard Hawley and many more.
Client: Manatt, Phelps & Phillips,
Project: Marketing Collateral, Brochures
and Website Copy
Overview: Take fascinating, complex cases
and boil them down into brief, compelling, easy to read case
studies for use in a variety of internal marketing applications.
Other projects include the firm's 2011 Pro Bono brochure and the
Litigation division brochure.
Role: Music Editor
Project: The Fairy Room
Overview: Adapt writing style to a very
specific genre site catering to fantasy and Steampunk fans.
archives click here.
Role: Contributing Writer
Archives: Click Here
Overview: Up to the minute music news
coverage and album reviews for this tween/teen targeted music
Client: Equinox Fitness Clubs
Project: Press Materials
Overview: Press releases for many of the
chain's charity initiatives and cutting edge group fitness
Client: West Seattle Junction Association
Project: Print, Outdoor, Transit and Radio
Lead Agency: Horsepower Design
Overview: Create a brand voice and
umbrella theme to cover an ad campaign that captures attention and
inspires people to bypass the malls and shop local during the
Client: Blink Fitness
Project: Advertising Creative Concepts
Overview: Support the marketing team and
advertising agency with additional headlines and creative concepts
for a wide variety of branding uses, including staff t-shirts,
on-hold announcer messages, sales colateral and advertising:
billboards, transit ads, phone kiosks, banner ads, etc.
Client: Seattle Logo Pro (Seattle, WA)
Project: Radio Ads (KEXP-FM), Website
Overview: Separate Seattle Logo Pro from
the pack of competitive companies that outsource their production.
Create dynamic copy to educate a wide variety of customers for an
expanded website that launches in 2014.