About Us

WordZoo Creative provides writing, editing, and related services to clients across numerous industries serving a wide variety of audiences. We work closely with clients to craft copy that grabs readers' attention and accomplishes their unique goals for print, web, and other outlets. Whether you're looking for professional help with traditional print, blogs, social media, or SEO copywriting, let us help you tell your story.


Bethanie Hestermann is president and chief wordsmith of WordZoo Creative. She is an adaptable storyteller who specializes in taking complicated subjects and packaging them into something fun and interesting to read. She has a Bachelor's Degree in English from Arizona State University and a Master's Degree in Writing and Publishing from DePaul University.


Bethanie and her husband Josh, a zoologist, are authors of animal-science books for kids, including Zoology for Kids (Chicago Review Press, 2015) and Marine Science for Kids (Chicago Review Press, 2017), Search the Ocean, Find the Animals (Rockridge Press, 2020), and Search the Zoo, Find the Animals (Rockridge Press, 2020).