Mariel Jimenez is a writer and editor living in New York City.
Contact her at marieljimenez1@gmail.com


Senior Copywriter
September 2012 to present

• Works across all departments—product development, marketing, advertising, education, and PR—supplying copy for various collateral.

• Collaborates with Communications Coordinator for social media post ideas.

• Copy-edits and proofreads English copy; tracks Spanish and French versions.

Laura Geller Make-Up, Inc.
Copywriter & Proofreader
April 2011 to September 2012

• Wrote, edited, and proofread copy for all product packaging: decos, carton and insert mechanicals, ingredient lists, item numbers, UPC codes, and other product development initiatives for all markets.

• Reviewed and supplied additional copy for marketing and merchandising collateral in relation to retail (Ulta and Macy’s gondolas) and QVC US and UK.

Studio One Networks
Online Managing Editor & Writer (off-site)
July 2010 to present

• Managed and wrote lifestyle, fashion, and beauty web content for TheStyleGlossy.com co-brand for ASEAN.

Starwood Hotels – Luxury Collection
Online Copy Editor
May 2008 to February 2012

• Edited content for LC websites, as part of a brand property page expansion program. Currently writes PPE copy on assignment through 24 Seven, Inc.



Avon – mark.
July 2010 to October 2010

Cosmopolitan Magazine and Pond’s
Internship Program Director
April 2010 to June 2010

Proofreader/Copy Editor
September 2008 to December 2008

Kanebo Cosmetics
PR & Project Manager
March 2007 to May 2007


"The Official Guide to ZAPPING the FRESHMAN 15"
Co-author and Editor
May 2, 2011 (Xlibris)

Available in print and e-book on Amazon.com, Barnesandnoble.com, and Xlibris.com.

Cosmopolitan Magazine Philippines
Beauty Editor
April 2005 to March 2007

Seventeen Magazine Philippines
Beauty Editor
June 2000 to April 2005
*April 2004 to April 2005

*Earlier titles: editorial assistant, beauty & fitness assistant, associate beauty editor.

Ok! Magazine Philippines
Contributing Beauty Editor
March 2005 to April 2007



University of the Philippines

1998-2001 College of Mass Communication
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism

1995-1998 School of Economics
Undergraduate studies in BS Business Economics


Beauty and lifestyle journalism, print and online media, blogs, culinary arts, and travel.

References available upon request.