Words from the wise
Here are some testimonials and snippets of feedback from editors, clients and colleagues:
"I have commissioned Lara many times to work on projects for Visit Dubai,
and she always turns around well-written, extensively researched copy that the client loves. Her ability to work to tight deadlines has made her one of
my most reliable freelancers."
Multimedia Commissioning Editor | The Telegraph (UK)
"Lara has been my go-to on a whole range of topics, from experiential stories to profiling designers or chefs and delivering beautifully written travel pieces. The whole process is stress-free and enjoyable, which makes
working with Lara a dream."
Deputy Editor | Qatar Airways' magazine
"I've been working with Lara for the past three years. What I love about working with her is that I don't need to worry about anything and she will exceed my expectations. She's a professional who adheres to tight
deadlines and always goes the extra mile."
Manar Al Hinai
Storyteller-in-chief | Sekka
"You've been brilliant, and the copy for the interactive Oman guide is splendid. Thanks again for agreeing to turn this round so quickly, it's much appreciated."
Deputy Head of Travel | The Telegraph (UK)
"The ajman.travel website was launched successfully and with fanfare.
The experience was effortless from your side, thank you.
I hope we get to work again with you soon."
Senior Director | MBLM
"Lara always presents interesting pitches that suit our readership.
The commissioned stories are engaging, entertaining and thoroughly researched, while Glen's accompanying photographs are always gorgeous."
Former Editor | Luxury Travel
"Lara and Glen are true travel pros – harder to find than you might think!
Lara’s copy is always accurate, readable and on time and Glen’s great photos always add an extra dimension to her stories. Very easy to work with and would do so again in a flash."
Former Senior Producer | CNN Travel
"Lara is one of the most professional, efficient, talented, hard-working and highly organised people I have met in 25 years in journalism. Her copy is near faultless, delivered on time and always interesting to read so she makes my job as sub-editor easy."
Sub-Editor | Immediate Media
"Lara is one of the most creative journalists I have ever met, not to mention one of the most organised. She also has an incredibly commercial brain, which is vital in a successful journalist these days."
Former Editor | Immediate Media