Stew Ellington embodies twelve years of employee communications, marketing writing, technical writing, and web content development experience. He has created dynamic marketing copy for Levi Strauss & Co., implemented effective internal communications programs for Gilead Sciences, and produced excellent results in writing, editing, and development for the intranets at Sun Microsystems and Wells Fargo. At Sun, Stew completed a migration project, transferring over 40,000 intranet web pages to new servers, creating a new system of community websites, and implementing new Sun Microsystems web publishing standards.
Stew expertly evaluates business needs and builds trusting relationships with clients. While working as a business developer, he secured lucrative relationships with Fortune 1000 companies such as Levi Strauss & Co. He creates messaging that effectively communicates the value and urgency of an offering to high-level decision makers.
While working for a major web retailer, Stew was responsible for writing creative and compelling web content, email marketing newsletters, and product descriptions to optimize sales conversions and web presence. With a B.A. in art from Reed College and an M.F.A. from San Francisco State University, he has an extensive creative arts background and is passionate about finding new ways to deliver information.