Education: BA Professional Writing, Western Connecticut State University; Concentration in Business & Technical Writing
Markus Elken, a lifelong military history and war-gaming enthusiast, leverages a background in the writing of technical and business documents to provide analysis for Forecast International's Airborne Retrofit & Modernization Forecast.
As an undergraduate student at Western Connecticut State University, Markus held the position of Editor in Chief of the school newspaper, following a year of experiences as a writing tutor for ESL students. Eventually accepting a position in the logistics and transportation field as a copywriter and digital marketing specialist, Markus honed his skills related to the production of technical documents, customer-facing marketing content, and public relations material. He has also edited content for multiple publications in a freelance capacity, specializing in Search Engine Optimization. After graduation, Markus accepted a position as a Research Assistant at Forecast International, where he has co-authored the Airborne Retrofit & Modernization Forecast service and contributed to the twice-weekly E-Market Alert email newsletters.