About Mocha Creative Works
Mocha Creative Works is a boutique creative company serving the needs of a diverse portfolio clients both nationally, and internationally. Our specialties include content strategy and creation, community management, freelance writing, and communications. We’ll fuel your project with the perfectly sized team of talented specialists, ensuring smooth execution of all steps.
The company was founded by Jen Roney in 2010, combining a love of the written word, a passion for online community, and over 15 years of experience in management and sales. With experience in communications, marketing, and community management, she brings senior level strategy and execution to businesses like yours who are looking to grow and connect with their audiences. Jen acts as director and ensures every project runs smoothly from start to finish.
Jen has been published in print and online, nationally and internationally; with over 150 articles published online, she knows how to turn content planning and words into stories that connect. She also works with clients to navigate and manage their online communities with a graceful hand. She is known for being a positive and engaging communicator, and for her ability to connect with readers in a genuine way.
We’re based in Calgary, Alberta, but have worked with clients from Toronto to Victoria, as well as in Europe. We love working with local businesses in this beautiful city, but are happy to support your business remotely, wherever you are!
In the community
Ontario Wine Chat – #ONWineChat
Co-host and co-creator of the Ontario wine chat bringing together wine enthusiasts, producers and industry experts to discuss and debate topics related to the production, selling and enjoyment of Ontario wine. We’re very proud of our #ONWineChat community, featured in this Spotlight Toronto piece by Mike Di Caro. After five years as a weekly Twitter chat, we’ve recently moved to a Facebook community group! (2013 – present)
Joined the TEDxYYC 2018 Communications team to help tell the story of Calgary’s largest and most well-attended independently-organized TED event. (2018)
Associations & memberships:
Professional Writers Association of Canada (2017-2018)
Writers’ Guild of Alberta (2017-2018)
Alexandra Writers Centre Society (2017 – 2018)
Twitter Expert in Residence
Twitter Expert in Residence at the ROAM social media conference in Kelowna, in a dual role as Conference Community Manager. (2015)
2014 Family award from BrighterLife.ca – chosen as one of their favourite family writers for 2014
2013 Family award from BrighterLife.ca – chosen as one of their favourite family writers for 2013
Featured in 15 Amazing Moms to Follow on Pinterest by CanadianLiving.com, May 2013
Published in print: Today’s Parent special publication Joy of Parenting “Daytime Dreamland”, Nov 2012
Syndicated on BlogHer Family: “How Easily Do You Say No to Your Kids?“, Oct 2012