Doug Scancarella has been writing professionally for almost 20 years. Most of that time was spent at the New York Times, where he served as a sports and general assignment reporter. His articles covered sports, business, travel and entertainment.
He is currently the Senior Manager, Franchise Communications for Wyndham Hotels. His primary function is publishing quarterly brand internal newsletters the company’s franchised hotels. He previously served as the Internal Communications Manager at Toys “R” Us and Babies “R” Us. He was Editor of the company's associate newsletter, “R” Family. The publication has a circulation of 50,000 and is distributed nationally to the company's 900-plus stores. Doug's “R” Family articles featured associate profiles and milestones, corporate events, updates on health benefits and features on new products and new stores.
Doug is also a sports author. His novel, Gridirion Grit, was published in 2006. He also manages WayneSports.com, a website that covers high school sports in and around his hometown of Wayne, NJ. Doug earned an undergraduate degree in Communications for Villanova University and and MBA from Fordham University.
As a freelance copywriter, Doug can help you stay in touch with your current customers, potential customers, and employees with professional and thoughtful newsletters or brochures. Visit the Samples page to view a full list of Doug's sample newsletters.