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Firstname/Profession
Scott
Media Specialist
12 Plus years Experience
Auckland
558

Represented: 23/04/20

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Project name/Type
Circularity - Launch Speech
 
Specialities
Copywriting, Editing
Industries
Environment
Views
69

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Project name/Type
Covid-19 Journal - NZ Edition
 
Specialities
Industries
Arts & Culture
Views
76

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Project name/Type
Friday Story - Arts & Culture
 
Specialities
Industries
Arts & Culture
Views
67

Bio

Author, copywriting, editing, publishing, media planning & strategy.

 

I have a real passion for writing. I enjoy all forms be it opinion pieces, blogging, articles or long form content including novels.

 

  • Advertising & advertorials
  • Proposals, pitches
  • B2b and eDM material
  • Blogs & newsletters
  • Op-eds
  • Speeches

 

Clients & Industries:

  • Arts & Entertainment
  • Environment

 

Software:

  • Mailchimp
  • Wordpress
  • Amazon, Kdp
  • Canva

 

I have also written two full-length novels and am currently writing a third.

Expertise

Advertising B2B Writing Content Strategy Copywriting Digital Marketing Integrated Marketing Media Strategy Research

Software

Facebook Business Manager Mailchimp Microsoft Excel Microsoft Powerpoint Microsoft Word

My Skills

Writing & Publishing
I have written two full-length novels which are both available through Amazon. I am currently writing a third. I regularly publish short online stories through Medium and Ink Productions. I have edited speeches as well as online content for corporates.

Advertising - Media Strategy / Sales
Media Planning / Buying, Strategy, Integration, Selling. I have had more than twenty years of experience within this industry having worked in Canada, Australia and here in New Zealand across a broad range of sectors.

I'm best known for...

Launching my first full-length novel 'Drive,' in 2015.

Recent Employment

Content Strategy Manager / Apr 2018 - Dec 2019 / TVNZ

I developed integrated solutions for advertisers across TVNZ's broadcast, Ondemand and Online platforms. I managed a team, liased directly with clients and agencies to deliver business solutions and get successful results.

Writer - Novels, Short Stories & Blogs / Aug 2014 - Present / Ink Productions

I write original stories. I like new ideas and big thinking. I Self-Published my first novel 'Drive' in 2015 and released a second novel 'The Security in March 2020. I write blogs and short stories under a 'FridayStory' banner through scottbutler.co.nz.

Head of National Integration & Sales / Dec 2014 - Apr 2018 / Choice TV

Responsible for National Agency and Direct Sales for Choice TV. Redesigned and relaunched On Demand platforms for both Choice & HGTV.

Industries I know well

Media
Publishing
Arts & Culture
Film
Music

Mediums I know well

Magazines
Newspapers
Blogs
Websites
Wordpress

Honours & awards

Media Awards, Gold - Best Integrated Launch Goodman Fielder, McKenzie Bread

Qualifications

Seth Godin's altMBA

altMBA37 Ibex Cohort

2020

 

MIT / AUT, Auckland University

Bachelor of Business Degree Advertising, International Marketing, Commercial Law, Creative Service, Accounting, English, Psychology

1991-1994

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