Work & Clients

Z-ink provides professional writing, editing, and publishing assistance to those who have ever thought …

  • I’ve always wanted to write a book, but I’m stuck.
  • My writing needs some work before I can get it published.
  • Could I publish and sell materials connected with my business?

From by-lined articles that position you as the expert, to skillful editing of your manuscript, Z-ink works behind the scenes to enliven your ideas through inspired writing. Whether your aim is to inform or motivate, we provide the right words for everything from press releases, newsletters, and websites to full-length books.

Writing & Editing Projects

2011–2012
Eric D. Echols
Provided preliminary editing and recommendations, plus final layout, for The Echols Files: Catoosa County Justice, an account of Georgia’s most notorious child molestation case, for which defendant Tonya Craft was exonerated. Echols tells all from his vantage point as the private investigator on the case.

2012
David Seagraves
Provided interior formatting and layout, including Kindle edition, for Uncommon Hero: The John Seagraves Story, an inspiring account of a WWII hero from humble beginnings through success born of hard work and positive attitude.

2010–2012
Stanley E. Harris Jr.
Revised, edited, proofread, and provided layout for The Practice: What They Don’t Teach in Law School, the fictionalized memoir of a Savannah attorney.

2010–2011
Kindred Howard
Proofread and provided layout for Cavemen in Babyland, an entertaining and valuable guide for new parents.

2010
Mike Pniewski
Edited and formatted the inspirational book When Life Gives You Lemons, Throw ’em Back, a collection of essays based on this successful actor’s career in front of the camera and in front of professional groups as a motivational speaker.

2009
Ric D. Harris
Edited, proofread, and provided layout plus publishing assistance for The Fisherman and the Catch: Catching the Right Woman, a witty and insightful quick read about relationships, respect, and—yes—fishing!

2008
Jack Calhoun Jr., Capital Directions
Edited and proofread The 12 Investment Myths, a timely book that reveals the myths behind the downfall of Wall Street and educates investors about the dangers of these mistaken ideas.

2007
Carol Martin, The Informed Choice
Provided concepting, writing, editing, interior copy and graphics layout, and publishing assistance for The Little Book of Lipo: Everything You Need to Know about Liposuction but Didn’t Know to Ask, a consumer reference book about cosmetic surgery.

2006
Melissa Galt, MelissaGalt.com
Provided editing and book layout preparation for Celebrate Your Life: The Art of Celebrating Every Day.

2002–present
American Book Company
Published author/editor of more than 50 titles of English Language Arts educational materials for multiple states. (Served as ELA Curriculum Coordinator from 2007 to 2012.)

1997–1998
Dr. Gil Blum
Provided editing for Life is for the Living, a guide to relationships after loss of a lifelong spouse, offered in a wise and witty way by the late Dr. Blum.

Marketing Materials and Websites

Z-ink has created brochures, newsletters, press kits, articles, training materials, and presentations (including PowerPoint) for clients in many fields, as well as writing text for a number of websites, often as a component of creating a comprehensive marketing package. Click on the company names to view these selected client sites.

Corporate Training for Effective Communication

Z-ink can help with many of your communications tasks, but what about those you want to do in-house? Are employee email messages hard to understand? Do managers’ reports need to be deciphered? Are your materials filled with grammatical errors or typos? Zuzana Urbanek has designed training modules for better writing, editing, and proofreading within the organization for such companies as Kimberly-Clark Corporation and BBDO Atlanta. With more than 30 years of teaching and presenting experience, she can also provide the training that your employees need.

Customized Presentations

Let us create a tailored presentation for your needs! Zuzana is a skilled and animated speaker who has provided corporate training and coaching in a variety of areas including business planning, goal-achievement, leadership, teamwork, fundraising, and more. She has also been a presenter and instructor at Emory University and for the Senior Summer School program, offering short interactive classes about such topics as the legacy of Shakespeare in modern life, film in our society, the impact of The Da Vinci Code, the folklore of fear, and writing memoirs.