About

"The best style is the style you don't notice."
~ somerset maugham

Launched in 2004 with a focus on freelance writing, Draft has grown into a full-service corporate writing company in Atlanta with experience in strategic messaging for clients of all sizes and in multiple industries. It took on a new name in 2011 to better reflect what owner Jan Stephens believes is most important to clients: stellar work delivered quickly.

About the owner

Jan Stephens' portfolio includes work across the gamut of the communications industry. Formally educated as a writer with degrees in journalism and English from Auburn University, she began her career as a general assignment reporter with Alabama's oldest newspaper, the Mobile Register, before transitioning to public relations and corporate writing.

Before starting her own business, Jan worked as editorial manager for CNN's Public Relations department, where she handled messaging for the media giant's offices in Atlanta, New York and Washington, D.C. During her time with CNN, she helped with PR communication needs related to the AOL-Time Warner merger, multiple national elections, the Headline News re-launch, 9/11 and the Gulf War.

Jan has handled press releases, case studies, annual reports and general corporate communication strategies for companies of all sizes across various industries, including architecture, education, finance, news/media, as well as non-profit and charitable organizations.