experienced Writer
and Editor

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Who I Am

Pamela Babcock is a writer and editor based in the New York City area. A former Washington Post reporter (and now a freelance reporter for the Post,) I've bylined hundreds of stories for websites, magazines, newspapers, university, trade association and personal clients. I also write blogs and ghostwrite articles. 

Diverse Experience

I cover breaking news, business, legal issues, pets, personality profiles and more, I've interviewed Daymond John of " Shark Tank," Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan and countless others.  In addition to a long career as a daily reporter, I've been a spokesman and speechwriter for a Fortune 500 utility and director of communications for the N.C. Museum of Art and for a B2B start-up. 

Let's Close the Deal

My background as a journalist at The Washington Post means I understand deadlines. I've been a successful independent writer for nearly 20 years and am always adding new clients. Contact me now to find out why I'm the writer to hire for your next project!

Services and clients

Who I write for

Pamela Babcock writes and edits for web sites, major publications, magazines, corporations, trade associations, universities and regular people just like you. 

Services offered

  • Breaking news reporting, feature writing, corporate writing
  • Editing and proofreading
  • High-quality web content and thought leadership articles
  • Company blogs, contributed articles, white papers, case studies and annual reports
  • Experience working with design and marketing teams
  • Basic web design and social media strategy 

My byline and writing has been ...

Featured in two books and in The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, The New York Times,, REALTOR magazine, the American Bar Association Journal, WebMD, Animal Sheltering magazine, The (Newark) Star Ledger, The Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, SmartCEO Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, HR Magazine, Common Ground, Family Circle, Southern Living, Golf Business Magazine and many more places.  

Other fab clients?

Just a few include a Big Four accounting firm, a major psychiatric liability insurance company, tech companies, numerous trade associations, several art museums and cultural institutions as well as an international airport authority and state department of cultural resources.  

Oh, plenty of universities

I'm also a writer for hire for university publications. Clients have included Wharton Alumni Magazine, Brown University, Duke Magazine, Carleton Voice, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, University of Maryland, Richmond Alumni Magazine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,  Kansas Alumni Magazine, Auburn University College of Business, The Ohio State University, University of Nebraska, Skidmore Scope and more.       

Published in two books

Want a writer or editor to help write a book? I wrote two chapters in HR Magazine’s “Guide to Managing People" - "Watch Out for the Minefield of Hidden Bias" and "It Takes More Than a Reference Check to Weed Out Liars." And I'm a textbook writer. My story on smoking cessation was featured in McGraw Hill's Annual Editions: Health.    



Recent coverage

Check out this video from my SmartCEO magazine cover story on FUBU CEO and founder Daymond John of "Shark Tank." And see more writing samples here.

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