Remote Talent

We have a huge group of talented people on Remote Year and some of them have some capacity to take on more exciting projects.  Check them out and feel free to contact them with any thoughts, questions or opportunities.  If you need help with software engineering, marketing, writing, project management, IT consulting, brand consulting we have you covered.


A Software Engineer with over 7 years of professional experience working primarily with Java.  I joined Remote Year looking to grow, learn, and have new experiences.   I am hoping for much of the same professionally; the ability to learn and grow as an engineer while at the same time greatly contributing to the creation of something challenging, interesting and fun.  Seeking either part-time/freelance position at an hourly rate or full-time employment.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Software Development
    • Architecting efficient and practical solutions.
    • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • Skype: tee.jay83

Kimmoy Matthews, US Virgin Islands - Marketing and Technical Copywriter

Your product is innovative, but a bit complex so your users need some help with how to use it, right? Do you agree that connecting with influencers in your industry could increase your market share? If so, let me take care of the copy and marketing strategies that attracts targeted users to your business. 

Having worked in Washington, DC for the past 10 years as a Business Consultant and Technical Writer, I'm excited to work with you and take your project on an international journey with me as part of Remote Year. 

  • I provide the following services:
    • Tutorials/how-to articles for your products that people want to read and watch
    • Email pitches that people open and respond to
    • Press releases and campaigns that actually get marketed and more
  • Professional profiles: Kimmoy’s Website, LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • WhatsApp: +1 703-347-5108


Shaun Coppard, Australia - Project & Implementation Manager (Prince2 certified) with Web Development training

Over 15 years experience managing projects and implementations both internally within organisations and rollout programs to customers.  I focus on delivering the best outcome and take a practical approach to effectively and efficiently achieve the goals.  I am looking for opportunities to help companies with their project needs from requirements gathering, solution design and implementation.  Flexible for part-time, freelance or set period of work.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Project Management and Implementation – Implementation strategy and planning through to coordination of project resources for effective execution and providing progress to stakeholders.
    • Product Design – Gathering of customer requirements and translating them into specifications for developers to deliver the desired outcome.
    • Process Improvement – Reviewing existing processes to identify redundancy and areas for improvement through to implementing changes for efficiency, quality and customer satisfaction.
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • Skype: shaun.coppard
  • WhatsApp: +61 407 325 834:


Manuel Nascimento, Portugal - IT Consultant

IT consultant with over 7 years of experience that spans Portugal, Angola and Australia while working at Deloitte mainly in the Financial Services Industries. I specialize in process automation, business process analysis, requirements gathering, and technical design. With my passion for people and travel, I believe I provide unique perspectives and solutions to any business problem.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Business Analysis
    • Business Process Automation
    • Quality Assurance
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email:


Fernanda Prats, Brazil - Journalist

I used to work as a fashion stylist and columnist in São Paulo, Brazil - for magazines, advertising and fashion catalogues -  always travelling to identify trends, exploring other lifestyles and cultures.  Having a degree in Cinema, I’m currently using my skills in storytelling to write and edit articles, blog posts and create organic social media content, covering a range of subjects such as Fashion, Beauty, Travels and, of course, the Digital Nomad experience.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Editing image and text in Portuguese for Social Media Content
    • Research, Trend Reports and Articles in Portuguese
    • Marketing and Business Connections with the Portuguese Audience
  • Professional profiles: Fernanda’s website, LinkedIn (English version available)
  • Email:
  • Skype: pratserie
  • Phone: +55 11 992319377 (WhatsApp/Viber only)


Siri Winter, Sweden - Journalist

I am a trained multimedia journalist with 3 years of experience in creative, fast-paced industries including music, art and the NYC tech start-up scene. During Remote Year I want to create original written content, utilize my bilingual skills and cover music, art, travel and beyond as a freelance journalist. Flexible to work hourly or project-based.


Fabio Martinazzo, Brazil  - Account Manager

I have 13 years of experience in the Telecommunications/Networking industry, working for a hardware developer and manufacturer company established in Brazil. In the last 5 years my activities were focused in growing sales to the international market by managing and developing sales channels, understanding end customer’s needs (Telecom Operators, Utility companies, Government) and managing pre and post sales deliverables. Multi-language (ENG/POR/ESP).

  • Services / expertise:
    • Account Management
    • Business Development
    • Product Marketing
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • Skype: fabiomartinazzo


Cristovam Peres, Brazil, Engineer of Ideas: Entrepreneurial Projects Manager

In the last 5 years I have been using my engineering and finance knowledge to help people and companies make their ideas come true. I have a passion to involve myself in other people ideas by supporting them to plan all the steps needed to implement their projects and find the right people and the best technologies to fill the gaps.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Project planning and management for engineering, financial and marketing related projects
    • Development of business and marketing plans
    • Development of financial models in Excel
  • Professional profiles: Website, LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • Skype: cristovam4
  • Whatsapp: +55 48 8823 7910


April Siese, USA - freelance writer/editor/photographer

Freelance writer and photographer currently traveling the world as part of Remote Year's inaugural class. I have been writing professionally for over five years and am co-editor/owner of The San Francisco Appeal in addition to my editorial work. My byline has been featured in Rolling Stone, Sports Illustrated's Extra Mustard, The Daily Beast, and many other publications of note.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Magazine and feature writing
    • Editorial and live event photography
    • Editing, proofreading, and copyediting
  • Professional profiles:, LinkedIn, Flickr
  • Email:
  • Twitter: @ayetalian


Christine Irish, USA - Experienced Project Manager and Business Consultant from Michigan

As an experienced project manager and business consultant, I draw from a unique background in international entrepreneurship, corporate project management, public-private partnerships, and public policy research. I have a passion for work with an international focus, and can draw from my diverse experiences to provide customized solutions and support to your organization.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Project Management
    • Startup Consulting
    • Business Development
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email:


Sarah Rooney, USA - global marketing strategy and innovation consultant


Consumer behaviorist. Trend Spotter. Insight hunter.  Innovator. 10 years of progressive consulting experience across global markets, categories, and businesses. 
Services / expertise:

  • Services / expertise:
    • Breadth of strategy work: brand, business, innovation, messaging, portfolio, etc including any accompanying analysis
    • Innovation from idea to market - market gap analysis, innovation territory and platform development, concept developing and optimization thorough to product development, commercialization and in market management
    • Research and insights: qual to quant planning, management execution and analysis (including moderation) 
  • Professional profiles: Sarah’s website, LinkedIn
  • Email:
  • Phone: +1-720-244-8565


Sarah Butler, USA - Digital Marketing Consultant

10 years of project management and marketing experience for digital advertising agencies and start-ups.  3 years working with remote teams and am flexible to work part time, full time or freelance.

  • Services / expertise:
    • Project Management
    • Digital Marketing
    • Front-end Development
  • Professional profiles: LinkedIn
  • Email: 
  • Phone: +1-610-616-3234