Annemarie Vander Veen
Highly skilled professional editor with over 25 years of editing experience in government, business, academia, and non-profits. Expert in the principles of clear writing, plain language. Excels in substantive, stylistic and copy editing.
Subject areas of editing/writing include climate change, green technology, agriculture, education, software, GBA+ analysis, finance, engineering, business, marketing, performance auditing, economics, science, health, human resources management, psychology, and more.
Editing experience includes government reports, web content, academic papers, memoirs, grant proposals, performance audits, non-fiction books, newsletters, procedure guides, software documentation, case studies, marketing content (brochures, blogs, ads), internal communications, and more.
Current/past clients include Agriculture Canada, Health Canada, Bank of Canada, Yale University, Auditor General, Ministry of Education, Nortel Networks, Open Text, IBM, Canada Post, University of Waterloo, Algonquin College, Institute for Quantum Computing, and many independent publishers.
I hold an Honor’s degree in Rhetoric & Professional Writing from the University of Waterloo (1990) and have over 25 years of experience as an editor, writer, and communications specialist; and more than 10 years of experience as a freelance editor.
Personable, flexible, dependable… able to meet tight deadlines and take last-minute work requests.
Home phone: 613-440-1750
Business phone: 613-440-1750
Years in the field: 25
Years freelancing: 10