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  for Susan Futterman

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Books Published   

When You Work for a Bully, by Susan Futterman (Croce Publishing, in press)   

Using CompuServe to Make You Rich, by Susan Futterman and Terry Dettmann (Waite Group Press, 1994)

Self-defense for Men and Women, Susan Futterman et al. (Peregrine Press, 1976)


Professional Organizations and Associations

Stanford University Alumni Association

Northwestern University Alumni Association

Society of American Business Editors and Writers

American Society of Business Publication Editors

Other Financial and Writing Expertise

Editor/Consultant, RPI, Moscow. Develop corporate publications, white papers

Editor, Call Street, Edit array of financial documents including earnings and analyst reports

Investment Executive/ Financial Planner, Paine, Webber, Jackson & Curtis Inc. Developed, maintained and managed client accounts for full-service brokerage firm. Analyzed securities portfolios, assisted clients with financial planning, and made investment recommendations.

Contributing Editor, California Business Magazine Wrote column for statewide publication on banking and finance topics. Acted as consultant to magazine, helping to assess story proposals and industry trends.

Business Reporter, Hayward (CA) Daily Review Covered business and financial news; wrote weekly stock market column.

Editor, Annual Reviews Inc. Edited manuscripts and proofs at each stage of production.







Medill School of Journalism
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois
Master's degree in journalism, magna cum laude

Stanford University
Stanford, California
Bachelor's degree in English, summa cum laude

Writing/Editorial Expertise

The PIPEs (Private Investment in Public Equity) Report. Contributing Editor.

Call Street / CCN LLC. Edit, on an ongoing basis, earnings call transcripts and other documents related to equity markets.

Russian Petroleum Investor. Write and edit, on an ongoing basis, a wide array of white papers, consulting reports, and other documents targeted to senior financial and oil industry executives.

Senior Writer/Editor (contract) 
SecuraTrak, Inc. (now Sapias) 
San Francisco, California 
Responsible for developing corporate communications program for start-up, including website, marketing collateral, press releases. Worked closely with executive team to develop business plan, investor presentations, corporate positioning.

Managing Editor (contract)
WorldTrade Executive, Inc.
San Francisco, California
Wrote, edited, and produced Insurance Finance & Investment, a twice-monthly publication geared to senior insurance executives and portfolio managers. Responsibilities included identifying, recruiting, managing, and editing expert contributors, producing original content, and compiling news items from a wide variety of sources.

Managing Editor
San Francisco, California
Responsible for content of all Netcentives websites as well as email marketing programs and accompanying collateral (print and electronic). Coordinated with senior marketing staff; managed team of editors and writers, both in-house staff and contractors. Worked closely with internal/external clients.

Editorial Director
Los Angeles, California
Management responsibilities included oversight of all phases of editorial and production cycle for international financial publications (print and online); supervising local staff of editors, writers, production personnel, as well as correspondents and staff in Washington, London and Moscow; serving as resource to editors and writers; developing and writing original articles; developing and implementing departmental budget; recruiting, hiring and training new staff members.

Editorial Director
Business Communications Services
Santa Monica, California
Responsible for developing and writing a range of corporate materials, including annual reports, shareholder magazines and corporate profiles for companies including Rockwell International, US Facilities, International Cablecasting Technologies, Capital Research and Management Company.

Senior Editor
Investor's Business Daily
Los Angeles, CA
Responsible for economic and political coverage. Duties included initiating, developing and editing news stories and features; managing team of reporters, including news bureau in Washington, DC, and reporters in New York.

Financial Writer
Investor's Business Daily
Los Angeles, California
Primary responsibilities included coverage of domestic economic issues and trends, as well as general assignment and personal finance topics.

Business Reporter
Omaha World-Herald
Omaha, Nebraska
Covered business and financial news in Omaha as well as business news throughout the state and in western Iowa.

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