In addition to writing her own cookbooks and food/food-industry-related articles, Amelia provides a wide variety of writing, communications, consulting and editing services for chefs, aspiring cookbook authors, editorial outlets, food companies and start-ups, industry associations, commodity boards, research firms and more.
Cookbook Consulting, Editing & Writing
Amelia has collaborated with cookbook authors to produce their books, and she has assisted chefs and aspiring cookbook authors in the initial stages of book publishing, including connecting with agents and publishers, writing book proposals and developing the book overview and concept. She has also developed, tested and/or edited recipes for a variety of cookbooks and other editorial outlets, and she has edited recipes as well as full cookbook manuscripts for authors and publishing companies.
Amelia is skilled in feature and news writing, copywriting and editing, media strategy, collaboration and layout. She also has extensive training and experience in web content writing and content management, ghostwriting, blogging, social media, corporate communications and more.
- SEO-enhanced website content
- press releases, media lists & pitching
- e-newsletters & brochures
- webinars & teleforums
- power point presentations
- whitepapers & bylined expert articles
- market & research reports
- professional bio & resume writing/editing
- social media strategy & management
- copywriting, copyediting & custom content
- other marketing/communications collateral & copy
- restaurant menu writing & editing
- graphic design (through partnerships)
Recipe Development & Testing
A certified chef and experienced recipe developer, Amelia has worked with major food companies, commodity boards, marketing/PR agencies, publishing outlets and other clients to develop, test and finalize recipes for packaging, promotions, marketing and other needs.
Nutritional Analysis & Product Labels
Amelia maintains USDA-certified nutrition analysis and labeling capabilities for specialized recipe writing and food product development needs.
Food Photography & Styling
Amelia maintains alliances with skilled food photographers and stylists who have produced beautiful cookbooks and other editorial content as well as shots for corporate needs.
Speaking, Teaching, Judging & Events
Amelia has presented on a variety of topics including freelance writing, B2B publishing and social media networking during conferences, telecasts and webcasts. She also teaches cooking classes and has served as a judge for both cooking and food writing competitions. As an active member of a variety of industry associations, Amelia also has experience developing and executing various conferences and events, including educational sessions, moderated panels, food and cocktail receptions, conference restuarant tours and more.