Services

SERVICES

James Scarborough has edited manuscripts, essays, business publications, and creative writing. He has also written grant proposals, public relations/marketing documents (press releases, crisis management statements, white papers, brochures, newsletters, web site content, educational material, trade show and conference material, and articles for publication in the general and trade-specific press), ghostwritten articles, technical writing, and Requests For Proposal.

He has designed and delivered social media campaigns on a personal blog, two corporate blogs, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

And he has curated or otherwise worked on 100+ art exhibitions for various institutions and free-lance.

Editorial
-Edited manuscripts for The Lapis Press, numerous art museums, an art magazine, a fiduciary and a legal firm, and free-lance.

Grant Writing
-Over 150 grant proposals written, including, in 2009, a successful $50,000 NEA “Obama Grant” for International City Theatre.

PR/Marketing Material
-Wrote press releases, brochures, newsletters and didactic material for a law firm, a fiduciary firm, a construction firm, and several art museums.

Ghostwriting
-“Avoiding Bulk Sales Pitfalls,” Long Beach Business Journal, August 3-16, 2004
-“Easy as ABC,’ The Deal, February 9, 2004
-“ABC is Alternative to BK,” Big News for smaller firms,” November/December 2003

Technical Writing
-Researched and wrote copy for client brochures, data sheets, and white papers. Clients included Apigee, Exalogic, Apache, Virtustream, and Qlikview.

RFPs
-Wrote successful Requests for Proposals for construction firm.

Script analysis
-Covered (analyzed, interpreted) over 600 scripts for three film distribution companies.

Social Media
-Conceived, wrote, and edited copy for personal blogs (What the Butler Saw and The Huffington Post) and for corporate blogs and web sites. Served as Webmaster for law firm and fiduciary firm.

Curatorial
-Conceived, managed, or otherwise worked on 100+ art exhibitions at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Newport Harbor Art Museum (now the Orange County Museum of Art); the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma; the Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University; PICTURE Cultural Art, California State University, Dominguez Hills; and free lance.