Lauren Hidden, owner of The Hidden Helpers is an author, editor, writing coach and certified professional virtual author assistant. Working with professionals in a variety of industries, Lauren helps her clients get their messages across clearly, concisely and persuasively.
Lauren has edited dozens of books, including memoirs, business books, self-help books, and novels of many genres. While she enjoys all types of editing and proofreading, she’s been told she has a special gift for content editing—ensuring the information is logical, flowing and consistent. As a professional virtual author assistant, she also enjoys helping future and current authors breathe easier by handling the varied tasks involved in planning, creating and marketing their books.
Lauren has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications/Journalism from Shippensburg University. Before launching her own business, she worked in the public relations department of a Fortune 500 company and as a caseworker for the local agency on aging.
Lauren is a dedicated volunteer, currently volunteering for VA League. She has served as the past Director of Research and Development and the past Marketing Director for the International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA) and as the past Secretary for the Central Pennsylvania Association for Female Executives.
Lauren is the co-author of two books:Write It Right: The Ground Rules for Self-Editing Like the Pros with Dawn Josephson, and Entrepreneurial Freedom: How To Start and Grow a Profitable Virtual Assistance Practice with Jeannine Clontz.
Lauren works with clients all over the U.S., Canada, Europe, and South America. Originally from Wilmington, DE and Kennett Square, PA, she now calls the Harrisburg, PA area her home. When she’s not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband (our latest hobby is homebrewing beer) and two sons, traveling, reading, and spending time with friends.
Contact The Hidden Helper: Lauren [@] Hiddenhelper [.] com