CV

Writer, journalist and reader.

Tom Shearman

I’ve enjoyed a 25-year career in writing, travel and the media. Show your business at its best by using my writing skills.

I skilfully weave keywords into punchy articles, blogs, product descriptions, and much more. Everything will be optimised for search engines and to maximise customer engagement.

My journalist background guarantees an eye for detail. I have an innate ability to work well under pressure and bring you a complete writing package.

(Just some) of what I can do:

Blogs and articles

Reviews

Ghostwriting

Website content

Editing

Keyword research

Previous experiences

Website and publications at Andean Trails Limited
(2003 – 2019)
Populated and designed three websites, the latest of which saw large rises in enquiries and sales. Planned and produced travel blogs, newsletters and social media posts.


Publishing & Customer Services, NHS Practitioner Services, Scotland
(2001-2003)
Research and write a monthly magazine for Scotland’s dentists, as well as give advice on treatment codes to practitioners.


Freelance reporter at Gloucestershire News Service
(2000-2001)
Senior news journalist for local, national and international press for a freelance agency. Fast-paced, high pressure, top quality copy covering a variety of news areas.


Senior reporter at Gloucestershire Echo
(1999-2000)
I covered news, sport, international book and music festivals across Cheltenham and the Cotswolds.


Junior reporter, Gatehead Post
(1997-1999)
Part of a small, community news team providing fresh and incisive angles on local stories for the Gateshead Post, as well as contributing articles and readings at a local volunteer radio station. Won the Best New Journalist (Weekly Publications) in 1998 for ‘Beat the Burglar’ campaign in the North Tyneside Herald & Post,