A Thing (or Two) about Nick Fowler



Nick Fowler

Nick Fowler


Content Writer/Editor/Proofreader

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My resume claims I’m a versatile, highly-accomplished writer and editor who built a premier freelance writing, editing, and proofreading career serving Fortune 500, academic, legal, financial, and business clients. That I’m adept at developing compelling content, which deftly weaves corporate messaging and brand into focused, purposeful copy. At leveraging sophisticated creative writing skills with a keen understanding of target audience to drive impactful messages. That I’ve authored a wide variety of documents including a GQ cover story entitled, against my will, “Getting Laid in Tinseltown.” That I was called “an expansive, lyrical, inventive writer” by The New York Times Book Review for my debut novel A Thing (or Two) About Curtis and Camilla.  That in August 2019 Upper Hand Press published my sophomore novel My Virtuous Sister, which was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. That I’ve taught writing at NYU and The New School in Manhattan. That I’m a meticulous editor and proofreader with an eye for detail and an advanced command of grammar and syntax. A collaborative, cheerful, dedicated professional who completes all projects on time and to the highest quality. That my additional strengths include:

Idea Generation
Blog Post Writing . 
Website Content Development
Writing Program Creation & Instruction

Topic Research
Content Planning
Creative Collaboration
Argument Development & Persuasion


So yes. I’m a Communications Consultant who excels in strategic communications, role-producing and refining content on behalf of clients spanning business, academia, legal, non-profit, advertising, medical, dental, psychiatric, biochemical and real estate sectors. My team researches, writes, edits, and proofreads all forms of content. Ensuring that products align with target audiences and delivering clear and compelling messages while maintaining and reinforcing our clients’ brand identity and strictly adhering to style guidelines.

  • I’ve completed hundreds of contracts for premier clients including Margeotes & Fertitta Partners (advertising), Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo, UCSF Medical Center, and Centers for Human Rights in numerous nations.

  • Written or edited hundreds of personal statements, executive bios, and resumes.

  • I maintain long-term relationships with key legal clients including Davis Polk & Wardwell, Clifford Chance, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft; leverage knowledge of legalese and citations to provide extensive proofreading and editing service.

  • I’ve served as communications director on behalf of The Beach Recovery Foundation where he collaborated with the board of directors to define brand identity, craft strategic messages, develop website content, and write all marketing materials.

  • I’ve written and edited myriad documents across various industries with diverse subjects including fine and abstract expressionist art, feminist theory, patients’ right and responsibilities, patent law, disinformation in cyberspace, micro-entrepreneurship, gig economy, technological transformation, modern Chinese photography, and human rights.  

  • I’ve authored content published in GQ, The Antioch Review, The Encyclopedia of Exes, Pulse Berlin, Metal Edge, Teen Beat, Movie Mirror, POZ, The Tribeca Review, Art Apple NYC, and more.

At THE NEW SCHOOL in New York, NY 2003-2010,

I was an Adjunct Professor in Beginning the Novel and Writing Short Fiction.

Here I prepared and led discussions and instructed live and online seminars in fiction writing. Cultivated intellectually rigorous, candid, and supportive atmosphere. Nominated three times Outstanding Teacher Award.  

Education & Training

I attended CORNELL UNIVERSITY and earned my Bachelor of Arts in English Literature in Ithaca, NY. Dean’s List, semester abroad at Queen Mary College of the University of London. Moritz Legal & Financial Proofing Graduate (Blacklining, Redlining, EDGAR).