• Angela Serednicki

    Angela Serednicki is a Toronto-based writer and digital editor with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. She creates high-performing and engaging content and is a creative thinker who knows how to execute big ideas.

     

    In addition to her role as the assistant web editor at Best Health, she's also a regular contributor at W Dish and 29 Secrets.

     

  • PUBLISHED WORK

    5 Expert Ways to Have a Better Relationship With Your Mom

    W Dish

    How Instagram Can Help You Lose Weight

    Best Health

    Exactly How Much Sugar is in the Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino?

    Best Health

    5 Brilliant Ways to Overcome Adversity

    W Dish

    How To Get A Ballerina's Body - Even If You Have Two Left Feet

    Best Health

    The Canadian Brunch Bucket List: 30 of the Best Places to Eat Brunch in Canada

    Reader's Digest Canada

    10 Health Secrets From The Happiest Region In The World

    Best Health

    4 Habits That Will Help You Develop

    Killer Self-Confidence

    Best Health

    3 Smart Financial Goals That Will Help You Lead A Healthier, Happier Life

    Best Health

    Never Skip The Gym Again: 10 Workout Motivation Hacks

    Best Health

    How To Interact With Your Kid’s Hockey Coach

    Today's Parent

    Iceland: The Perfect Destination For Solo-Travellers

    The Huffington Post

    5 Reasons Why Backpacking Is The Best Career Move

    Ten Thousand Coffees Blog

    "I Was Diagnosed With Arthritis at 22"

    Best Health Magazine

    Lives Lived: Peter Serednicki

    The Globe and Mail

    A Whimsical, Colourful Wedding In Manitoba

    Weddingbells Magazine

    15 Ways To Keep Kids Active Indoors

    Today's Parent

    Is It Time to Break Up With Your Best Friend?

    W Dish

    This Is Why Your Mental Health Matters

    The Ryersonian

    5 Untold Study Abroad Confessions

    The College Tourist

  •  EXPERIENCE

    Assistant Web Editor, besthealthmag.ca

    September 2016 - Present


    • Pitches, writes and produces top performing health, fitness and style content

    • Uses SEO best practices to ensure all online content is well optimized and promoted
    • Writes daily stories on health news and trending topics
    • Edits work from contributing freelance writers
    • Represents the Best Health brand at media events and occasional sponsored promotional activities

    Online Editorial Intern, besthealthmag.ca

    May 2016- September 2016

    • Produced and edited original online content for health-conscious Canadian women
    • Adapted print features for online applications, employing SEO best practices
    • Managed the magazine’s Twitter account, which has over 177,000 plus followers

    Marketing and Communications Assistant

    January 2016 - April 2016

    • Wrote social media posts, blogs, email campaigns, educational guides, corporate website copy, sales collateral, video scripts and more
    • Drafted and distributed press releases 
    • Assisted the marketing team and helped develop and execute social media strategies
    • Identified  and monitored relevant industry content online

    Opinion & Voices Editor

    October - December 2015

    • Determined the content and direction of the editorial and voices pages. Ensured that pieces were thoughtful, accurate and topical.
    • Worked individually with writers to improve their skills and ensure they meet the set deadlines.
    • Discussed the scope of each assignment, possible sources, potential story angles and the best media platform with writers.
    • Used InDesign to create page layouts for the weekly  print issue of the paper

    2015 Federal Elections

    Newsroom Volunteer

    October 2015

    • Assisted the National Post news team by conducting needed research during the federal elections night. 

    Editorial Intern

    September - October 2015

    • Created original content and wrote articles for Canada’s #1 parenting magazine, which has a readership of 1.6 million.

    • Built articles and sourced images for todaysparent.com, which receives 1,000,000 monthly page views.

    • Fact-checked and proofread articles

    Travel Blogger 

    May - October 2015

    • Wrote stories about my travels for the collegetourist.com, a leading travel blog for post-secondary students. 
    • Edited contributing writers' articles 
    • Assisted in the brand's marketing and social media initiatives 

    Features Writer 

    September- December 2014

    • Pitched, researched and wrote two original feature- length stories for the winter 2015 print issue of McClungs, a student-run feminist magazine based out of Ryerson University. 

    Media Relations Assistant 

    January - December 2013

    • Monitored daily media coverage and compiled biweekly reports for 70 plus DMZ companies
    •  Assisted with projects within the marketing and communications team
    • Wrote creative content for the DMZ website Managed media outreach
    • Provided overall administrative support

    Online Editorial Intern

    May - August 2013

    • Wrote original online wedding, fashion and beauty
       articles for online and print 
    • Selected and compiled real Canadian weddings to be featured online 
    • Served as a liaison between photographers and the magazine 
    • Managed the brands Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest accounts 

    Youth Speak News Reporter

    September 2010 - June 2011

    • Pitched ideas, conducted interviews and wrote
      several online and print pieces for The Catholic Register, Canada's largest Catholic newspaper
  • EDUCATION 

    Bachelor of Journalism

    During her time at Ryerson, Angela developed professional storytelling techniques for text, visual and social media formats.

     

    She's taken classes with an emphasis in print and digital journalism, including copy-editing, feature writing, senior reporting and editing essentials.

    Journalism, Multimedia and World Politics 

    January - June 2015

    Angela was one of 17 students worldwide accepted into the Journalism, Multimedia and World Politics program at the Danish School of Media and Journalism in Aarhus, Denmark.

     

    Highlights from this competitive study abroad program include:

    • Traveling to Dublin, Ireland to report on the same-sex marriage referendum. 
    • Attending a series of special lectures in both the European Parliament in  Brussels, Belgium and the United Nations headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. 
    • Receiving hands-on foreign correspondence training.