• Editing and proofreading
  • Writing
  • Custom books


About Gwendolyn Hoberg

Gwen has worked as an editor and writer for magazines and newspapers, private businesses, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions since 2010. She has a master’s degree in English from the University of Minnesota-Duluth as well as degrees in music performance and Latin from Concordia College in Moorhead and the Chicago College of Performing Arts.

Prior to forming Content & Contour, Gwen was a writing instructor at the University of Minnesota-Duluth and worked as a writer and editor in the marketing department of Northland Community and Technical College. In 2013 she edited and co-wrote the second edition of the travel memoir The Walk Across North Dakota.

In addition to managing Content & Contour, Gwen is on the Moorhead Business Association board of directors and is the chair of its communications committee. She plays french horn in several ensembles, including the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra and the Sub Zero Brass, teaches horn at North Dakota State University, and enjoys arranging music for brass ensembles.

Gwen’s homepage headshot by Andrew Jason.


Pricing and Payment

We accept payments by cash, check, all major credit cards, and through PayPal.


  • Proofreading – $33/hour
  • Substantive editing and copy editing – $45/hour
  • Initial read-through (often followed by substantive editing) – $21/hour
  • Business plan and loan application writing – $33/hour

For other writing projects and custom book pricing, please contact us with an outline of your project.