Copyright © 2009–2019 Geoffrey Oldmixon. All rights reserved.

Geoffrey Oldmixon

PROFILE: Geoffrey Oldmixon is an accomplished marketing communications professional with supervisory experience and special skills in project management, creative copywriting, Internet production, and media relations.

 

Education

Master of Science

INTERACTIVE COMMUNICATIONS
Quinnipiac University

Bachelor of Arts

ENGLISH–WRITING
Bridgewater State University

Career Certificate

WEB DEVELOPMENT
North Shore Comm. College


Skills

  • Brand Identity
  • Market Research & Analysis
  • Team and Project Management
  • Budgeting & Cost Control

  • Creative Copywriting
  • Two-Dimensional Design
  • Media & Public Relations
  • Internet Marketing and SEO

  • Blogging & Social Media
  • Multimedia Production
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • HTML5 / Javascript / jQuery


Certifications

Educator’s License

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS (9–12)
Mass. Dept. of Education

Certified Individual

GOOGLE ADWORDS
Google

Certificate of Achievement

GRANT WRITING
Fort Hayes State University


Awards

Standard of Excellence

BLOGGING AWARD WINNER
Web Marketing Association

 

 

Copyright © 2009–2019 Geoffrey Oldmixon. All rights reserved.

Oldmixon’s Portfolio

THE WORK SAMPLES BELOW represent a large body of marketing communications, journalism, and Internet design and development work. Geoffrey Oldmixon has managed daily news rooms, edited monthly and daily publications, led communications teams and branding projects, and created marketing collateral for a host of corporate and non-profit organizations. For more information, connect via LinkedIn.

  • Geoffrey Oldmixon & Al Sharpton

    2003 Presidential Primary

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Geoffrey Oldmixon & Al Sharpton

    2003 Presidential Primary

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Bridgewater State University's The Comment

    NEWS REPORTING: As managing editor of Bridgewater State University’s The Comment, Geoffrey Oldmixon joined other Comment staff writers in covering the Nov. 8, 2003 ”Rock the Vote” debate on CNN. He asked direct questions after the event of candidate Al Sharpton (D–NY).

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  • Advertising Consultant

    Advertising Consulting

    Advertising, Copywriting

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    Advertising Consultant

    Advertising Consulting

    Category: Advertising, Copywriting

    Client: Taunton Daily Gazette

    PRINT ADVERTISING: As Advertising Consultant for the Taunton Daily Gazette, Geoffrey Oldmixon provided ongoing advising and copywriting services to community businesses and organizations.

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  • Geoffrey Oldmixon & Barney Frank

    Barney Frank Feature Story

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Geoffrey Oldmixon & Barney Frank

    Barney Frank Feature Story

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Southbridge Evening News

    NEWS INTERVIEW: As managing editor of the Southbridge Evening News daily newspaper, Geoffrey Oldmixon interviewed U.S. Congressman Barney Frank (D–Mass.) for an in-depth news analysis piece.

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  • Monthly 'Neat-O!' Feature

    Monthly ‘Neat-O!’ Feature

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Monthly ‘Neat-O!’ Feature

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: EH Publishing / CE Pro Magazine

    RECURRING FEATURE: As managing editor of the high-circulation CE Pro Magazine, Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote a recurring feature called “Neat-O!.”

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  • Oldmixon's Fire Coverage

    Emergency News Reporting

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Oldmixon's Fire Coverage

    Emergency News Reporting

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Stonebridge Press / Southbridge Evening News

    DAILY NEWS JOURNALISM: As managing editor of the daily Southbridge Evening News newspaper, Geoffrey Oldmixon covered breaking police, fire, and traffic news and other community emergencies. His photos were often run alongside his journalistic writing.

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  • Newspaper Design

    Daily Newspaper Design

    Graphic Art / Page Design

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    Daily Newspaper Design

    Category: Graphic Art / Page Design

    Client: Southbridge Evening News

    PAGE DESIGN: As managing editor of the Southbridge Evening News daily newspaper, Geoffrey Oldmixon was responsible for the two-dimensional design of each edition’s news, feature, and editorial pages, including the front page.

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  • For the Love of Perfection

    For the Love of Perfection

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    For the Love of Perfection

    For the Love of Perfection

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    MAGAZINE FEATURE: As managing editor of three high-circulation trade magazines, Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote dozens of news and feature stories.

  • Oldmixon's Copy Editing

    Editing & Proofreading

    Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

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    Oldmixon's Copy Editing

    Editing & Proofreading

    Category: Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Robotics Business Review

    COPY EDITING: Geoffrey Oldmixon has served as a contributing editor, copy editor, and proofreader to a number of monthly and quarterly publications, like this scholarly journal, Robotics Business Review.

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  • Geoffrey Oldmixon & Metallica

    Metallica Feature

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Geoffrey Oldmixon & Metallica

    Metallica Feature

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Live Sound International

    FEATURE EDITING: As Copy Editor of Live Sound International, Geoffrey Oldmixon managed magazine print production and editing of the “Sound In the Round: On Metallica’s ‘World Magnetic’ Concert Tour” feature.

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  • Creative Headline Writing

    Feature Story Headline

    Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

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    Creative Headline Writing

    Feature Story Headline

    Category: Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: EH Publishing / CE Pro Magazine

    HEADLINE: As managing editor three EH Publishing trade magazines, Geoffrey Oldmixon was responsible for writing creative headlines, captions, and subheads, like this one for CE Pro magazine.

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  • 5 Affordable Ways to Increase Business

    Affordable Marketing

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    5 Affordable Ways to Increase Business

    Affordable Marketing

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: EH Publishing / CE Pro Magazine

    MAGAZINE FEATURE: As managing editor of three monthly trade magazines, Geoffrey Oldmixon has written dozens of news and feature stories and edited hundreds of articles.

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  • Don't Be Anti-Social Media

    Don’t Be Anti-Social Media

    Journalism / Media Relations

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    Don't Be Anti-Social Media

    Don’t Be Anti-Social Media

    Category: Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: EH Publishing / CE Pro Magazine

    MAGAZINE FEATURE: As managing editor of three monthly trade magazines, Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote dozens of news and feature stories, like this one from CE Pro Magazine.

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  • The Enchanted Village

    The Enchanted Village

    Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

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    The Enchanted Village

    The Enchanted Village

    Category: Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    BRANDING EFFORT: Jordan’s Furniture re-invented the restored Enchanted Village. Geoffrey Oldmixon was integral to this re-branding with his creative copywriting and consultation.

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  • Advertorial Series

    Advertorial Series

    Advertising, Copywriting

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    Advertorial Series

    Advertorial Series

    Category: Advertising, Copywriting

    Client: EH Publishing / Zenith Infotech

    SPONSORED ARTICLE: For several years, Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote regular “advertorials” (sponsored articles) for Zenith Infotech, a managed IT services provider.

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  • Jordan's Furniture eCommerce Website

    Jordans.com

    Website Design / Production

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    Jordan's Furniture eCommerce Website

    Jordans.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    WEB PRODUCTION: As Web Content Specialist for Berkshire Hathaway-owned Jordan’s Furniture, Geoffrey Oldmixon managed the launch of a $1 million ecommerce upgrade.

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  • Jordan's Monster Hit Campaign

    “Monster Hit” Campaign

    Marketing Collateral

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    Jordan's Monster Hit Campaign

    “Monster Hit” Campaign

    Category: Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    CAMPAIGN COLLATERAL: Geoffrey Oldmixon helped communicate the Monster Hit campaign of Jordan’s Furniture. The campaign promised free furniture to April purchases if/when a Boston Red Sox player’s hit struck a target on Jordan’s centerfield sign in Fenway Park.

  • Magazine Graphic

    Magazine Feature Graphic

    Graphic Art / Page Design

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    Magazine Feature Graphic

    Category: Graphic Art / Page Design

    Client: Channel Pro Magazine

    IMAGE GRAPHIC: As contributing editor to Channel Pro Magazine, Geoffrey Oldmixon created this image graphic to accompany a news feature story.

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  • Magazine Feature Graphic

    Magazine Graphic

    Graphic Art / Page Design

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    Magazine Feature Graphic

    Magazine Graphic

    Category: Graphic Art / Page Design

    Client: Channel Pro Magazine

    IMAGE GRAPHIC: As contributing editor to the magazine, Channel Pro, Geoffrey Oldmixon created this image graphic to accompany a feature story.

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  • Jordan's Furniture Press Releases

    Corporate PR

    Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

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    Jordan's Furniture Press Releases

    Corporate PR

    Category: Copywriting, Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    As Web Content Specialist & Copywriter for Berkshire Hathaway’s Jordan’s Furniture, Geoffrey Oldmixon produced press releases and other PR and media relations communications.

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  • City Scale Product Branding

    City Scale Product Branding

    Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

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    City Scale Product Branding

    City Scale Product Branding

    Category: Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    SLOGAN WRITING: This line of furniture was given meaning and personality with the name City Scale and the slogan, “Live Large, Furnish Small,” creative branding copy written by Geoffrey Oldmixon.

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  • Boston Red Sox Event Promotion

    Boston Red Sox Event

    Marketing Collateral

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    Boston Red Sox Event Promotion

    Boston Red Sox Event

    Category: Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    MARKETING COLLATERAL: Boston Red Sox merchandise retail outlet, Yawkee Way Store, hosted a fan event associated with Jordan’s Furniture. Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote copy for the collateral.

  • Product Branding & Copywriting

    Hide-a-Seat Branding

    Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

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    Product Branding & Copywriting

    Hide-a-Seat Branding

    Category: Branding, Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    PRODUCT BRANDING: Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote the creative product slogan, “Convenience in a Box,” and the sell line, “Hide-Away Seating with Roll-Away Features.” This angle gave the product a unique identity and related marketing angle.

  • Zeo Flyer

    Zeo Flyer

    Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

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    Zeo Flyer

    Zeo Flyer

    Category: Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    MARKETING FLYER: Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote the copy for this product marketing flyer, promoting the Zeo Sleep Manager.

  • Black Friday Newspaper Ad

    Black Friday Newspaper Ad

    Advertising, Copywriting

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    Black Friday Newspaper Ad

    Black Friday Newspaper Ad

    Category: Advertising, Copywriting

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    AD COPY: This Black Friday ad ran in all major Boston, Worcester, and Providence newspapers. Geoffrey Oldmixon was responsible for all of headlines and copy.

  • Tempur-Pedic Slippers

    Tempur-Pedic Collateral

    Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

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    Tempur-Pedic Collateral

    Category: Copywriting, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    ACCESSORY MARKETING: The creative copy of these Tempur-Pedic Slippers flyers and signs was written by Geoffrey Oldmixon.

  • PJ Library Website

    PJLibrary.org

    Nonprofit, Website Design / Production

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    PJ Library Website

    PJLibrary.org

    Category: Nonprofit, Website Design / Production

    Client: Harold Grinspoon Foundation / PJ Library

    WEB PRODUCTION: As Director of Web Communications & Online Services for the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, Geoffrey Oldmixon managed the overall production of the PJ Library website, including development contractors, component design, and content production.

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  • Promotional Mailer Copy

    Promotional Mailer Copy

    Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Marketing Collateral

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    Promotional Mailer Copy

    Promotional Mailer Copy

    Category: Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    POSTCARD: The creative copy of this oversized postcard announced a special sales opportunity linking Jordan’s Furniture with the Boston Red Sox. Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote all copy.

  • Retail Mailer

    Direct Mailer

    Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Marketing Collateral

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    Retail Mailer

    Direct Mailer

    Category: Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Marketing Collateral

    Client: Berkshire Hathaway / Jordan's Furniture

    FOLDED MAIL PIECE: The copy for this summer household mailer was written by Geoffrey Oldmixon. It promotes a special combination-based product line.

  • EPTECInc.com

    EPTECInc.com

    Website Design / Production

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    EPTECInc.com

    EPTECInc.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: EPTEC Inc.

    WEB PRODUCTION: WordPress-based brochure websites for disaster management and emergency response consultant EPTEC Inc.

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  • Political Campaign Yard Sign

    Political Campaign Yard Sign

    Marketing Collateral

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    Political Campaign Yard Sign

    Political Campaign Yard Sign

    Category: Marketing Collateral

    Client: Shaun Moriarty

    YARD SIGN: In support of independent Southbridge Town Council candidate Shaun Moriarty, Geoffrey Oldmixon donated his time and skills in the creation of this effective political sign.

  • Cambodia Medical Clinic Website

    CambodiaMedicalClinic.org

    Nonprofit, Website Design / Production

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    Cambodia Medical Clinic Website

    CambodiaMedicalClinic.org

    Category: Nonprofit, Website Design / Production

    Client: Cambodia Medical Clinic

    WEB PRODUCTION: This simple WordPress-based website was designed, developed, and launched pro bono by Geoffrey Oldmixon in support of the nonprofit work of the Cambodia Medical Clinic.

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  • EDGE Performance Training Website

    SpeedTrainingCT.com

    Website Design / Production

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    EDGE Performance Training Website

    SpeedTrainingCT.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: EDGE Performance Training

    WEBSITE PRODUCTION: Designed, developed, and launched a WordPress-based website for EDGE Performance Training. Sports training class signups are offered onsite via a Mind+Body plugin.

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  • Nonprofit E-Mail Communications

    Nonprofit e-Communications

    Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Journalism / Media Relations

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    Nonprofit E-Mail Communications

    Nonprofit e-Communications

    Category: Copywriting, Direct Mail / E-Mail, Journalism / Media Relations

    Client: Harold Grinspoon Foundation / PJ Library

    E-MAIL COMMUNICATIONS: As Director of Web Communications and Online Services for the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, an international Jewish non-profit, Geoffrey Oldmixon created and managed regular e-mail publications.

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  • ChannelPro Magazine Website

    ChannelProSMB.com

    Website Design / Production

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    ChannelPro Magazine Website

    ChannelProSMB.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: EH Publishing / ChannelPro Magazine

    CONTENT MANAGEMENT: As Contributing Editor to the re-launch of the Channel Pro Magazine website, Geoffrey Oldmixon was responsible for migration of hundreds of news and feature stories as well as the formatting and taxonomy of articles and images.

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  • 2012 WMA WebAward Winner Geoffrey Oldmixon

    WMA Web Award 2012

    Nonprofit, Social Media, Website Design / Production

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    WMA Web Award 2012

    Category: Nonprofit, Social Media, Website Design / Production

    Client: Harold Grinspoon Foundation

    MARKETING AWARD: The Web Marketing Association (WMA) presented Geoffrey Oldmixon and the PJ Library team with a 2012 Web Award for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development for its blog content and production.

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  • Geoffrey Oldmixon Graphic: Seven Species

    Blogpost Graphics

    Graphic Art / Page Design, Website Design / Production

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    Blogpost Graphics

    Category: Graphic Art / Page Design, Website Design / Production

    IMAGE GRAPHICS: Geoffrey Oldmixon has written and produced over 350 blogposts for the Jewish children’s book program, PJ Library. The blogposts often include original graphic images, like those seen here.

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  • AdWords Qualified Individual

    AdWords Certification

    Advertising, Website Design / Production

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    AdWords Qualified Individual

    AdWords Certification

    Category: Advertising, Website Design / Production

    Client: Berkshire Corporation

    As an “AdWords Qualified Individual,” Geoffrey Oldmixon has passed requisite Google examinations, proving his proficiency in managing AdWords SEM campaigns.

  • BT Arts eCommerce Website

    BTArts.com

    Website Design / Production

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    BT Arts eCommerce Website

    BTArts.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: BT Arts

    WEB PRODUCTION: This WordPress-based website provides painter and artist BT Arts with an e-commerce website powered by the WooCommerce plugin and PayPal gateway.

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  • PJ Library on Facebook

    PJ Library Facebook Page

    Nonprofit, Social Media

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    PJ Library on Facebook

    PJ Library Facebook Page

    Category: Nonprofit, Social Media

    Client: Harold Grinspoon Foundation

    SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT: As Director of Web Communications & Services, Geoffrey Oldmixon created the official PJ Library Facebook page and has managed its content since 2011.

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  • Persuasive Communications Website

    PersuasiveCommunications.com

    Website Design / Production

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    Persuasive Communications Website

    PersuasiveCommunications.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: Persuasive Communications

    WEB PRODUCTION: Geoffrey Oldmixon developed and produced all aspects of the WordPress-based Persuasive Communications website.

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  • CE Pro Retailing Magazine

    Magazine Cover Copy

    Copywriting

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    CE Pro Retailing Magazine

    Magazine Cover Copy

    Category: Copywriting

    Client: EH Publishing

    MAGAZINE COVER: As managing editor of several trade magazines, Geoffrey Oldmixon wrote original cover copy to help sell the publication and draw readership.

  • Magazine Cover Headline

    Magazine Cover Copy

    Copywriting

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    Magazine Cover Headline

    Magazine Cover Copy

    Category: Copywriting

    Client: EH Publishing / CE Pro Magazine

    MAGAZINE COVER: As managing editor of the monthly magazine CE Pro, Geoffrey Oldmixon regularly wrote creative headlines like this one, with a story featuring NY Giants quarterback Eli Manning.

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  • 4SafeSports.com

    4SafeSports.com

    Website Design / Production

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    4SafeSports.com

    4SafeSports.com

    Category: Website Design / Production

    Client: S.P.O.R.T.S. Safety Mobile

    WEBSITE PRODUCTION: Geoffrey Oldmixon designed, developed, and produced this interactive, WordPress-based brochure website for the S.P.O.R.T.S. Safety Mobile.

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  • Organizational Twitter

    Organizational Twitter

    Nonprofit, Social Media

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    Organizational Twitter

    Organizational Twitter

    Category: Nonprofit, Social Media

    Client: Harold Grinspoon Foundation

    SOCIAL MEDIA: As Director of Online Communications for the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and its PJ Library program, Oldmixon used Twitter to help foster and maintain media and partner relationships.

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