About Shad Connelly – Pittsburgh Freelance Copywriter


  • 10+ years of diverse copywriting experience
  • Masters degree in professional writing
  • Expertise writing and managing online content
  • Based in Pittsburgh, PA, with clients across the country
  • Focused on creating simple, powerful content

I’m a seasoned professional writer who believes in the power of a strong narrative told in a concise and captivating way.

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I work with all types of businesses, startups, nonprofits and creative agencies, across industries and locations.

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I help you tell people what your organization does and share your knowledge and expertise with the online world.

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I stand apart from other freelance copywriters because of my experience, versatility and focus on client service.

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In Other Words…

In his role as a content developer, he demonstrated his skills daily delivering top notch blog posts, website copy and technical white papers. He is extremely talented, motivated, professional and a true pleasure to work with.

Joseph Lininger

Shad Connelly is a skilled writer with perfect finesse in his media pitches. He handled every client with care and attention and produced stand-out marketing materials for the company. Witty and friendly, Shad is a tremendous talent for any client’s needs.

Gia DelliGatti

Shad was an excellent writer with a keen eye for editing. He worked well with other groups, was extremely reliable and was willing to take on any task assigned to him, including tasks not specific his job description.

Chrissa Chverchko

I’ve known Shad for many years, and have always known him to be a professional. He is an excellent writer and editor and can work under strict deadlines if needed. He is detail oriented and has a wealth of knowledge to share.

Nicole Lininger

Shad is an invaluable asset to the MONSTERS Unlimited team and has demonstrated the ability to solve complex client communication problems, as well as being a great source for creative ideas.

Patrick Jebber

Shad Connelly has assisted our firm with numerous copywriting and editing projects, including articles for publication and client communications. I always find his services to be very focused on delivering clear targeted communications consistent with the guidelines for style and themes we intend. I am amazed at his ability to bring clarity to our messages! Shad is a valued member of our team!

Trent Watrous