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Diane Little - Freelance Stationery Design & Illustration
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I am a multifacited sketch artist. I specialize in conceptual drawings, architectural drafting, logos, floor plans, interior elevations, presentation boards, product labels, watermarks, stationary, childrens book illustrations, cartoons, caricatures, and sequential art. I am easy to commision to your needs. My motto is "Your style, my pen." My use of mediums are, pencil, pen, charcoal, oil pastels, oil paint, water paint, ink and collage.I will represent your idea and identify you in my work. Contact me for your next greatest work.
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ShawnaLee Woolson - Freelance Creative Writing & Proofreading
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I have been a college level tutor for over 5 years and have maintained a GPA over 3.0. I have also taken several courses that require hefty assignments, such as several psychology course, sociology courses and english courses. I was a personal assistant for two years to the Dean of Academics at the local Rasmussen College campus and another two years as a librarians assistant.
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Chris Bearce - Freelance Nature Photography & Portrait Photography
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I am a student at The Art Institute of Pittsburg studying photography. I have done several jobs as a photographer in the past couple of months. In each case I was requested by the customer. I do have a portfolio avialable.
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Shane Kaylor - Freelance 3D Graphic Design & Digital Art
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3D Character artist, capable of conceptualizing and building both organic and hard surface models. A strong understanding of anatomical form and visual appeal. I can work in both high and low poly modeling optimized for animation and can blend my designs from realism to caricature to fit the needs of the project at hand. Proficient in the following software: Pixologic's ZBrush; Autodesk Maya; Adobe Photoshop CS4; Blender;
Hartsville, South Carolina, United States
Papiya Das - Freelance Animation & Flash Design
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Papiya Das Apt – 4B, 39 Duncan Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey, 07304 +1(201)680-9176 papiyadas82@gmail.com SUMMARY Seven plus years of executive experience with specialized ability for e-learning projects, Illustrations, prototype design, & flash animation with eye for detail and usability, with proven track record of developing, implementing design standards for E-learning projects in visualization and hands-on roles. Ability to work as a leader or in a team environment both in dual-shore projects. Coupled with excellent inter personal & communication skills, an inquisitive and innovative bent of mind, I would like to join the league of true contributors of the industry, together with whom, I would contribute to give a meaningful direction to my very existence in the industry. With my exposure, skills, contacts, and experience acquired during my career I am confident of meeting and exceeding the expectation of the customers & my employer through continuous improvement and consistent growth to add value to the organization. SKILLS PROFILE • Conceptualizing and developing user interface and elements, animations, template design. • Complete involvement in all phases of projects – from planning to delivery • Develop various eLearning (audio-visual) training modules, corporate modules, computer and web-based educational products. • Conducting Graphic reviews & Setting Graphic Styles & Standards. • Ability to work with multi skilled teams including designers, content writers & developers. • Ability to train, supervise and motivate junior team members and trainees. • Process driven, can work individually or as a team to create creative solutions. • Excellent communication skills. Able to negotiate and positively influence all internal/external customers. EMPLOYMENT Encyclopaedia Britannica September, 2013 – PresentGraphic Media Consultant – Design Group My role at Britannica is to design book covers and all other media related work including flash work. NIIT Limited June, 2009 – September, 2013 -- Graphic Artist – Content Design Group My role at NIIT is of graphic artist, apart from working towards timely execution of projects and ensuring quality delivery in time bound manner; my role includes: • Conceptualizing and developing CBT graphics, animations using Flash, application on the basis story board. • Customer interfacing – interaction/ communication • Interaction with customer on a daily basis through emails, Tele conferencing • Review & Report project status - internal and external stakeholders • Documenting – Style Guide creation, Storyboarding, Project plan, Processes, Graphic Library, Templates • Co-ordinate the Quality Assurance activities for deliverables • Train and supervise new hires My key result areas have been: Client Interaction Visualization of CBT/WBT Documenting Design Procedures Wireframe Prototyping Implement QA procedure. Team coordination (Design/Tech/QA) Accomplishments: - Key member of the Team of the Quarter –AMJ, 2012 - I have learnt new software and delivered at par the expected quality for many projects that I have been part of. Magic Software Pvt. Ltd. May, 2006 – June, 2009 Member – User Experience Group My role at Magic was of an illustrator & animator, which included designing & animating graphic elements in Flash, prototypes for e-learning projects for US & UK market. My key result areas had been: 2D Animations Developing CBT/WBT Wireframe Prototyping Visualization of CBT/WBT Mentoring Trainees Team coordination Accomplishments: - Within the span of 9 months created 60+ elearning modules within the allotted time frame, which were highly appreciated by the client in writing. - Started as a trainees for module integration, at present working as an illustrator/animator and also work as visualizer SOFTWARE KNOWLEDEGE • Software: Macromedia Flash CS4 Professional, Adobe PhotoShop CS4, Fireworks, Captivate, Camtasia, Articulate, Soundforge, MS Office suite, Adobe Illustrator CS4, Corel Draw • Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows XP, and DOS. • Programming Languages: Basic Flash Action scripting QUALIFICATIONS • Diploma in Commercial Art (2003-2006) from South Delhi Polytechnic for women. • Graduation in Humanities from Kirori Mal College in 2003. OTHER INTERESTS • Sketching, Play enacting, Reading Books and Music. Papiya Das
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Jason - Freelance Drawing & Caricature Art
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Arend Erasmus - Freelance Graphic Design & Music Production
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Hi, my name is Arend Erasmus. I am a 21 year old male living in Pretoria, South Africa. I am extremely creative and artistic, with a strong attention to detail specializing in professional corporate and clean designs. I mostly design in Adobe Creative Suite 5, and I've been using it for approximately 4 years now. I mostly do corporate logos, business cards, basic html website design, and also T-shirt designing and printing.
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Steve Kaufman - Freelance Proofreading & Editing
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Stephen Barry Kaufman, J.D. 449 East 14th Street #2C, New York, NY 10009 | 917-533-3098 | stevekaufmanNYC@gmail.com www.linkedin.com/in/stevekaufmannewyorkcity Summary I am a top-notch copy editor/proofreader/researcher/fact checker/rewriter and PR & strategic communications expert with extensive experience. Professional Experience Freelance Copy Editor/Proofreader, Publicist & Strategic Communications Consultant March 2009 - present • Current and recent assignments include editing a full-length novel for middle-grade children; editing and proofreading all copy for a leading advertising guru’s website; research and editing related to medical consequences of unhealthy lifestyles for Americans ages 50 and up; rewriting corporate communications newsletters; and proofreading major sections of the recently published book, Edelman and the Rise of Public Relations, by Franz Wisner. Senior Director, Public Relations and Community Affairs UNITED WAY OF NEW YORK CITY New York, NY September 2006 to December 2008 • Raised the organization's image and broadly increased media hits, giving positive play to the organization's work citywide in education, homelessness & affordable housing, and strengthening NYC's nonprofits • Brought hugely favorable national exposure to United Way of New York City by seizing the opportunity presented by the Wall Street meltdown to showcase the CEO as a thought leader on bold institutional reforms for the nonprofit sector and foundations; successfully pitched interviews and earned hits across media platforms, including: Crain’s New York Business, the Wall Street Journal, Time, on 23 NBC affiliates and over 100 newspapers and websites • Boosted relationships with government, corporate and foundation sponsors, and nonprofit partners through aggressive media efforts and press conferences, on topics that included: expansion of the city's 311 service to assist callers with appropriate referrals to community-based nonprofit providers; a partnership with the city on a financial literacy initiative for young people aging out of foster care; and the announcement of landmark transitional services for women and families leaving domestic violence shelters • Shaped the rollout of the new CEO's agenda and the redefining of the organization's mission (with an emphasis on supporting or creating innovative pilot programs that could have citywide impact) Chief of Staff NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY – Office of Assemblyman Steven Sanders New York, NY September 1994 to March 2006 • Top policy adviser on community and legislative matters • Wrote testimony, legislation, bill memos, policy briefings, correspondence, press releases, talking points • Planned and directed public hearings on topics that included: land use; school construction; health care access for the deaf and hard of hearing; and school governance • Played key role in legislative victories for mayoral control of schools; New York State's ****** orientation nondiscrimination law; strengthening the state's press shield law; a library records confidentiality law; and enhanced protections for people with disabilities, seniors and tenants • Managed three offices; coordinated efficient linkages and organizational practices • Conducted and supervised intergovernmental relations, communications and relations with key stakeholders, unions, media and constituents • Built and trained volunteer research staff including mid-career professionals, attorneys and others Special Project Coordinator/Special Assistant NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY – Office of Assemblyman Steven Sanders New York, NY February 1985 to October 1993 • Responsibilities included: legislative research; bill drafting; planning and directing public hearings; writing press releases and official newsletters Education J.D., Cardozo School of Law, New York, NY, 1992 (articles editor, Cardozo Law Review) B.A. in English, New York University, 1976 References Kathy Walling - former VP, Communications, United Way of NYC, (347) 207-7605 James Harrison - editor and author, (917) 371-9008 Joe Streich (“Joe Strike”) – author, joe@Ihare.com
New York, New York, United States
Keddan Savage - Freelance Logo Design & Drawing
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I'm a highly motivated Fine Artist, with proven abilities in adapting to new and different forms of art, i'm able to work with different mediums, oils, acrylics, pastels, water colors, pencils, markers etc. I work on commission portraits, create logos and design murals based on customers preference. my portfolio of artistic work demonstrates my style, interests and abilities, work can be seen on my facebook- (MountDew) and on my Website (keddan.wordpress.com)
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Steve Feuerbacher - Freelance Article Writing & Business Consulting
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Steve Feuerbacher 2930 Commerce Street Dallas, TX 75226 Home: 214-693-2234••••Mobile: 214-693-2234 Steveteltx@yahoo.com Professional Qualifications Seasoned senior management consultant with over 25 years experience operating at the Enterprise level of Fortune 500 companies such as Lucent, IBM, SBC, MCI, Citizens, STMicroelectronics, CVS/PharmaCare, ATMOS Energy, Fina and Best Buy. Primary focus on Telecommunications with LEC, CLEC, IXC Operational Support Systems (OSS) identifying, designing and implementing Business Process Improvements methodologies that impact bottom line profitability. A dynamic leader with proven organizational abilities, facilitation skills, team-building and networking resources to bring top-level productivity to the core competency of the enterprise. A solid track record with proven communications skills capable of working with and delivering value at all levels of both large and small organizations. Areas of Expertise • Telecom Manager, Project Manager, Information Architect, Knowledge Engineer, Requirements Manager, Process Engineering/Reengineer, Business Analyst • Process analysis and documentation of the Current, Interim and Future State • Process Design, Modeling and Simulation using third and fourth generation CASE engineering tools • Using formal methodologies and CASE engineering tools to manage and optimize the Requirements Management process and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). • Documentation and integration of business and system requirements to bridge the gap between business user and technical development communities • Developing and documenting business case for investing in technology as a tool for process improvement and reengineering business processes at the Enterprise Level • Change Management and the impact of both social and technical change on the Enterprise • Leading cross-functional and Joint Application Development (JAD) teams in the design, documentation and implementation of Enterprise Level technologies and processes • Designing and managing projects that deliver solutions on time and within budget • Delivering information, including process models, in both printed or on-line, interactive, web based formats. Technical Summary Other Skills and Expertise BPR, CMM, CRM, ISO, PMI, PDLC, OSS, QA, SAS, SDLC, TQM, UML, Use Case, WBS Benchmarking, Metrics & Performance Measurement Analysis, Process Analysis, Process Modeling, Project Management, Process Simulation, Traffic Analysis, Traffic Engineering Professional Experience inTelesystems Nov 03 – May 07 Sr. Project Manager InTelesystems operates in the Telecommunications Management arena providing Sr. Telecom professionals to Fortune 500 companies interested in outsourcing the management of the telecommunications function. Primary focus is on cost reduction via Telecom Expense Management (TEM) and BPI (Business Process Improvement). Responsible for all aspects of the telecom expense management and telecom service delivery for STMicroelectronics/Americas Region…over forty locations in North and South America. Professional Experience, continued Delivered the following services and benefits to STMicroelectronics: • Vendor Contract Negotiation of Wireline, Wireless Voice and Data…negotiated contracts that reduced cost from $275k per month to $190k per month by third year of contract. Booked average of $966,833.86 dollars in recurring savings per year. • Credit Recovery –Recovered $837,416.81 from vendors due to billing errors • With one FTE…besides PM…processed all telecom invoices for payment. • Total savings and credits for life of contract $3,567,668.87 against total expense of $11,722,657.47 • Generated over $970,000 dollars in revenues for inTelesystems CCSI -Verizon Aug 02 – Nov 03 Requirements Manager Worked as a Requirements Manager with the Verizon On Line (VOL) IT Requirements Management Group (RMG) to create High Level Designs (HLD) for a number of applications. Verizon was implementing a new design and development process in an effort to move to a more controlled design methodology as opposed to the legacy “prototyping” Software Design Life Cycle (SDLC). Paul & Turner Nov 99 – Jun-02 Sr. Technical Consultant As a Senior Consultant with Paul & Turner, a Dallas management consulting firm, responsible for the technical aspects of client reengineering engagements. Tenure at Paul & Turner included the following accomplishments: Best Buy - Minneapolis, MN • Reengineered Best Buy’s Consumer Parts and Warranty Operation outsourcing an internal organization of 300 employees to a network of five independent vendors with bottom line savings and ROI of over 1.8 million in first year. Sterling Commerce - Columbus, OH...London, UK • Designed Enterprise Process Model to transform five diverse, independent operating units into one integrated 3.5 billion dollar SBU. • Designed and Delivered Revenue Generation Process that reduced operating cost by 69 Million dollars over two year project life cycle. Lucent Technologies, Carrollton, TX Feb 96 – Oct 99 Sr. Process Analyst Engaged by VP of Engineering & CTO of Network Managed Services (NMS) division to work with a variety of internal organizations to identify opportunities for process improvement and reengineering. • Introduced and implemented Information Mapping…a process development methodology developed by Bell Labs…as the standard process methodology throughout the division. • Reengineered Customer Service organization of over 300 agents that delivered following benefits: o Replaced over 100 individual processes & documents with a single on-line knowledge repository and interactive website. o Reduced CSR training time by 33% saving approximately $2.8 million over two years. o Reduced Trouble Ticket hand off to Tier Two Technical Service Organization by 62%...resulting in organizations ability to meet customer SLA (Service Level Agreement) requirements previously unattainable. o Awarded Presidents Gold Medal Award for Leadership Excellence in September of 1999. Professional Experience, continued MCI, Richardson, TX Aug 95 - Jan 97 Sr. Process Analyst Engaged by British Telecom via six-month engagement to design and document multi-functional processes for implementation of MCI’s new Order Activity Tracking System OATS. OATS was the Order Management element of the Destiny Operational Support System (OSS) project scheduled to role out in first quarter of 98. The Management Network Group (TMNG), NY, NY May 94 - Aug 96 Sr. Consultant TMNG is the premiere consulting firm in the telecommunications industry with both carrier and enterprise clients. Worked on two projects with TMNG: • Connetco: Business analyst with consulting team reengineering back-office operation of Connetco, a 1 Plus and debit card re-seller in New York, NY. • Citizens Communications: Process Analyst assigned to SME team working on Citizens Communications billing project in Albany, NY, and Dallas, TX. TeleMax Voice Systems Dec 86 – Jan 94 President Founded software and hardware development team that created TeleMax, an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system designed exclusively for the Radio and Television broadcast industry. Personally sold over 8.5 million dollars worth of IVR systems. Company sold to VC firm in January 1996 Designed and installed systems for clients such as ABC Cap Cities, CBS Radio, Gannett, Westinghouse, Infinity, Noble and Summit. Consulted with hundreds of stations from coast to coast creating customized software and on-air programming. National Telemanagement Corporation (NTC), Dallas, TX Dec 85-Dec 87 Account Manager Manage and deliver telecom-consulting services to Fortune 500 accounts such as Fina, TGIF, Pillsbury, and SBS RealCom. Education University of Dallas, Irving TX, 3 years majoring in English and Psychology IMI (Information Mapping) Certification in Process and Procedure Development CASE engineering Certification - Casewise A variety of additional professional training and certifications
Dallas, Texas, United States