Janet Haney is a freelance writer, editor, and publicist who aligns closely with companies and nonprofit organizations to create effective marketing collateral including, website copy, press releases, and bios, as well as other communication materials. She also successfully secures media coverage and creatively executes social media outreach for some of her small business clients. As a former reporter, Janet offers her customers a unique perspective since she has been on both sides of the PR pitch. Her media placements include: 20/20, NPR, 7×7, Wine Enthusiast, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner, San Jose Mercury News, San Mateo County Times, KGO radio, KPFA radio, local TV, and more.
Janet has written about finance, human interest, technology, and many other topics over the course of her career. She was a financial reporter for the former CBS.MarketWatch.com; a media and editorial consultant for Applied Materials, a Fortune 500 company; and a writer for an interactive marketing agency. She has worked with artists, authors, Verisign, Columbia University, School of Engineering, Home Instead Senior Care, Seacology, Larkin Street Youth Services, Russian River Valley Winegrowers, and more.