“See what others don’t see. Then show it to them. That is creativity.” – Brian Vaszily

Krista Sylvester is a freelance writer, editor, marketer and social media rockstar with a flair for the dramatic and a penchant for words.

Krista Sylvester is a local freelance writer who has written for the Calgary Herald, the Toronto Star, StarMetro newspaper across Canada, LiveWire Calgary, the Yyscene, Mike’s Bloggity Blog and more. She is also the Social Media Manager for Virtual Gurus.

Whether she’s writing for newspapers, magazines, blogs or marketing materials such as website copywriting or brochures, Krista approaches each project with the same undeniable passion and creativity.

Not only a writer, Krista also dabbles in photography, social media, digital marketing and more. Many of Krista’s clients come to her for help with copy-related projects including articles, resumes, scripts, press releases, brochures, website copy, social media and marketing materials. 

Social Media

Krista is currently the Social Media Manager for the Virtual Gurus. She has experience with Hootsuite, Later.com,  Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Whether you want to create a social media plan or have her operate your social media, Krista can help you get noticed.

Copywriting / Editing

Writing is Krista’s first passion and her speciality. Whether you need help firing up a new resume, crafting a blog or creating copy for your website and/or marketing materials, she can do it all. Already have your copy ready and need an extra hand tidying it up and editing it? She can do that, too.


Krista has experience copywriting for brochures, brand books, websites and even catchy taglines and engaging press releases. With experience writing for homebuilders, universities, investment firms and more, her vast range of experience can help you get from A to BE.


Whether she’s blogging for herself or blogging for business, Krista always has something to say. If you’d like to have her as a guest blogger or to write yours for you, she’s up to the task. She loves writing about sports, the arts, entertainment – and don’t even get her started on politics.

Send Me a Message Today!

If you have a project in mind or just want to connect, I’m always here to chat. Let’s get creative!