Trina Antoine

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

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Location:United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/trinaantoine
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Qualifications: Excellent oral and written communication, organized, customer service-oriented, time management, attention to detail, self-directed, interpersonal skills, strong multi-tasking, team player.

Accomplishments:
• Successfully procured sponsor services for charity race events.
• Wrote daily and weekly news for the Military District of Washington and Accounts Receivable Management executives.
• Wrote most read article of the week: “Field of Dreams,” Washington Business Journal, July 28, 2008.

Related Experience:
Staff Writer, Comprint Military Publications, Fort Myer, VA 6/2010-5/2011
• Pitched, planned, researched and wrote several articles on military events in the National Capital Region.
• Wrote headlines and photo captions for newspaper.
• Worked with desktop publishing and word processing software in preparation of content for layout in newspaper.
• Compiled, reviewed and managed sections in weekly newspaper.
• Edited weekly newspaper.
Editorial Assistant/Reporter, Kaulkin Ginsberg Co., Rockville, MD 10/2008-3/2010
• Pitched, researched and wrote daily articles, headlines and teasers on accounts receivable management news.
• Edited and published timely online content to website and social media sites for publication.
• Updated media databases and placed advertisements on insideARM.com and in the ARM Insider newsletter.
• Assisted in managing communications content.
• Gathered, assembled and analyzed information and data from a wide variety of sources.

Employment Experience:
Substitute Teacher, Prince William County Public Schools, VA 11/2011 – Present
• Supervise Elementary, Middle and High School classes.
Organizer/Assistant (temporary), Fitness Heights International, DC 6/2011-10/2011
• Developed marketing and PR material for charity race events.
• Assisted in the organization and planning of charity events.
• Prepared reports and correspondence for race events.
• Provided customer service and administrative support to participants, sponsors and volunteers.
Junior Proposal Writer, Optimization Consulting Inc., Lanham, MD 5/2011-6/2011
• Wrote, researched, compiled and edited OCI newsletter content, training manual content and Federal proposals.
• Developed, built and maintained productive working relationships with project managers, sales managers, security experts, technology managers and subject matter experts.
Temp, Ruthi Postow Staffing Agency, DC 5/2010-6/2010
• Performed general administrative support and developed spreadsheets for mechanical engineering firm.
• Provided customer service to hundreds of participants at microbiology conference.

Volunteer:
S.O.M.E., Washington, DC 2010
Habitat for Humanity, Washington, DC 2008
Appalachia Gulf Coast, New Orleans, LA 2006
Friendly House, Worcester, MA 2005

Internships:
Washington Business Journal, Arlington, VA 6/2008-9/2008
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Worcester, MA 8/2007-5/2008
SourceMedia Inc, New York, NY 6/2007-8/2007
Condé Nast Publications, New York, NY 6/2006-8/2006
Summerbridge New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 6/2005-8/2005

Education: Bachelor of Arts in English, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA 5/2008

Computer Skills PC/Mac: Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Expressions, Excel, Power Point, Outlook. Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Acrobat Pro, Bridge, Acrobat Reader. Other Applications: QuarkXpress, Intelli-studio. Web-based: Facebook. Twitter. Linkedin. CMS. HTML.
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Article Writing
Blog Writing