What Clients Say

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  • "I’ve worked with Marcie for almost a year, and I have never been disappointed. She does an exceptional job of writing pieces that are engaging, informative and clear for our readers. She does an excellent job of asking all of the right questions and finding just the right sources for each article, which results in well-researched and thoughtful pieces." Patricia Garcia, content manager, Builders Digital Experience (BDX), NewHomeSource.com
  • "Marcie is a crackerjack writer and reporter. She delivers informative, engaging and well-reported stories on deadline." Christina Hoffmann, content manager, HouseLogic.com
  • "Marcie explains complicated financial topics for a consumer readership without talking down to her audience. And she turns stuff in by deadline, always. It's a pleasure to work with her."  Holden Lewis, assistant managing editor, Bankrate.com
  • "Marcie is a true professional who would be a great hire for any editor." Chris Kissel, senior editor, Bankrate.com
  • "We engaged Marcie to develop content for our newsletter and website. She did a great job distilling complex issues into short pieces suitable for our layperson readership. Her writing was interesting and nuanced, and she always managed to nail the 'take-away' we wanted the reader to have." Scott Brunner, CEO, Virginia Association of Realtors, facilitator and trainer
  • "I'd never worked with a writer before and was fearful of what I'd get. After contracting with Marcie, I was very pleased with the experience and outcome. As time went on, I hired her for more and more projects." Dan Eason, broker/president, Energized Real Estate
  • "Marcie's professionalism, integrity and attention to detail make her an editor's dream. I especially appreciated her analytical eye and depth of real estate knowledge." Janine Sieja, editor, Cyberhomes.com
  • "Marcie is a wonderful writer with the highest professional standards and incredible versatility. She is capable of quirky, whimsical, creative work as well as well-researched and artfully crafted journalistic pieces. She consistently delivers the highest quality work on time. She’s competent, professional, smart, and a delight." Elaine Baker, director of syndication and membership, Inman News
  • "Marcie is a detail-oriented writer whom you can count on to return well-reported articles that are solidly written and on time every time. She is always on top of her copy and takes care in organizing every bit of information in the most sensible way. You can rely on her to do the best possible job on your writing projects." Jessica Swesey, vice president, content, Inman News
  • "Marcie always pitches article ideas that are timely, unique and useful for readers. She hits all of her deadlines and her work requires minimal editing. She's our go-to reporter to cover the real estate and mortgage business. I highly recommend her." Ellen Cannon, editorial director, financial services, QuinStreet
  • "I keep Marcie on as a freelance writer year after year because of her exceptional work ethic and the quality of her research and writing. She is a valued asset to my team." Timothy Manni, managing editor, HSH.com
  • "Marcie has proven to be a first-rate content provider and businessperson. I have been consistently impressed with her ability to create and execute story ideas on the widest range of subject matters under the real estate umbrella. She delivers what she promises." Blanche Evans, editor-in-chief, AgentNews.com
Fiction Editing
  • "Marcie is one of my secret weapons. I already wrote professionally before collaborating with her; she helped me take my writing to the next level. She can see ways to make a scene, character or plot arc better after I've given it everything I've got. She calls me out when there's room for improvement, and I'm grateful." Rebecca Sederberg Kellogg, @rebeccakellogg
  • "Marcie is a meticulous editor who provides all the basics of punctuation, grammar and smoothness of writing with great attention to detail. I highly value her critical eye on my fiction writing for her unique perspective, high standards and energy. She has excellent instincts about the big picture of a written piece--what's missing, what needs to be added and what's not right about the work. She doesn't hesitate to note what she likes, which is always nice to hear. Having her eyes on your piece could only be a positive thing." Anne Feldman, technical writer and novelist
Print Publications
  • "Marcie is an excellent writer and has a superb grasp of business issues. She is detail-driven, conscientious and extremely reliable. She is one of only two writers I consider in our stable to be our 'go-to' folks. Moreover, she is a delight to work with. She would be a tremendous asset to any organization." Anne Framroze, vice president, marketing and communication, California Association of Realtors
  • "Marcie is a great storyteller with an eye for the unusual angle and keen attention to detail and deadlines." Stacey Moncrieff, vice president, business-to-business communications, National Association of Realtors
  • "Marcie was one of our go-to freelancers when we had a Los Angeles Times Real Estate section. Her depth of knowledge has continued to grow and is reflected in her vast body of online work." Lauren Beale, "Hot Property" columnist/business reporter, Los Angeles Times
  • "Marcie is one of my go-to authors when I need a complicated in-depth story. She's very professional and asks all the right questions." Heather Skyler, senior editor, California Real Estate magazine
  • "Marcie is an editor’s dream. She delivers rock-solid copy—on or before deadline—that requires only the lightest edit. Her article pitches were spot-on relevant and she could tackle the most difficult topics. I enjoyed her intellect and professionalism, her depth of knowledge, and the collaborative give-and-take that she brought to each assignment." Paula Hess, senior editor, California Real Estate magazine
Former Employers
  • "Marcie was an able, conscientious, ethical and hard-working editor. She is a good writer, editor and has a complete understanding of the real estate industry. I recommend her without reservation." Brad Inman, publisher, Inman News
  • "In all the years we worked together, I found Marcie to be a quick and sharp study. She is highly intelligent, writes exceptionally well, is an excellent editor and proofreader, and is able to tackle a variety of projects with equal success. She is incredibly reliable, hard-working and conscientious beyond what is expected." Anne Framroze, publisher/editor, California Real Estate magazine, California Association of Realtors
  • "Marcie has consistently demonstrated a mature sense of business in her work, and her attention to detail and ability to follow-up are outstanding." Marcy Kirkton, vice president, employee communications, California Federal Bank
  • "Marcie quickly learned the techniques of corporate communications, and her efforts contributed to the company's favorable reputation with members of the investment community. In addition, Marcie's keen ability to comprehend and explain technical subjects was appreciated by Tekelec's shareholders and allowed her to assist Tekelec's marketing department in preparing technical sales presentations. Marcie is a dedicated professional with outstanding communication skills and problem-solving abilities. She is an enthusiastic team player whose business sense and integrity made her a valuable member of my staff." Philip J. Alford, vice president, finance, Tekelec