JACQUIE SAMUELS began working with DITA content in 2005 as a technical writer. She then expended to technical editor, content strategist, and CMS specialist. She has been a consultent since 2007.
She has a background in technical writing and editing for software companies, medical devices, as well as the oil and gas, and energy sectors.
JACQUIE is also the author of numerous articles about DITA, writing, editing, content strategy, and content management for TechWhirl, Stilo, Intercom, and others. A full list can be found under the ARTICLES page of this website.
Her credentials include:
BA in English Literature from York University
M.A. in English literature from the University of Toronto
Certificate in Technical Writing from Seneca College
AIIM Certified in SharePoint
Certificate of Information Management from the University of Toronto
Member of the OASIS DITA Adoption Technical Committee
I work with leading service providers in the technical communication and content management spaces. Writing Wise partners include:
Publishing Smarter works with clients to improve content creation, management, and distribution workflows. Through content analysis, training, and support, we help reduce production costs, improve document quality, and increase employee productivity. Services include information architecture, DITA planning and development, and CMS administration. Our client base includes government agencies, Fortune 500 corporations, private companies and not-for-profit agencies. Over 15 years in publishing provides us with insight, experience, and partnerships to meet your publishing needs.
Founded in 1981, DCL converts and organizes content to create electronic documents, populate databases and publish on the web, sustaining long–term strategic relationships with clients spanning all industries, while preparing them for tomorrow’s technology. DCL’s US-based project management team applies their specialized talents to solving clients' complex problems with a particular emphasis on highly complex projects as technology advances. DCL is a 100 Top Company in the Digital Content Industry for 2011-2012.