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Wes Edmonds - Freelance Voiceovers & Audio Book Production
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Voice Over artist / own recording studio and access to other if need be. I am auditioning for commercials and movie parts at present. I have demo's available
Chino Valley, Arizona, United States

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Nicole Paulson - Freelance Admin Support & Writing
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Nicole Paulson 320.429.0056 nkret@yahoo.com __________________________________________________ Objective To obtain a telecommuting position where I can demonstrate my diverse skills. __________________________________________________ Skills -Microsoft Office -Typing/10-key -Problem Solving/Management -Customer Service -Office Management -Multitasking/Organization -Telephone Skills -Versatility -Verbal/Written Communication -Writing/Editing -Research/Fact Checking -Accounting __________________________________________________ Education Central Lakes College (Brainerd, MN) -Studied General Subjects as well as Computer Science Allianz Life Courses (Minneapolis, MN) -Completed Telemasters – which provides strategies on how provide customers/clients with a high level of customer service in the most efficient and effective way possible. -Increasing Personal Efficiency (IPE) - which highlights your own communication/management style and gives insight into how others communicate in the workplace. __________________________________________________ Work History Imperfect Parent (Current) -Minor Topics/News Writer (as Nicholas Whittaker) -Body of work can be found at: http://www.imperfectparent.com/topics/author/nicole/ Lionbridge -Analyze internet data for accuracy and relevance -Self-manage time and task reporting -Maintain a high level of quality and stay current with new materials and tasks Peters & Peters, PLC -Draft court filings, letters and other correspondence -Answer phones, set up appointments and greet clients -Do research for attorneys -Answer client email -Payroll and tax accounting -Maintaining and installing office equipment and software -Ordering office supplies -Maintaining organized files for a large client base -Assist in various other administrative functions Peters’ Sunset Beach Resort -Manage the Proshop and Clubhouse simultaneously and requesting additional staff in high volume situations -Developed a new method of scheduling that has reduced/eliminated missed shifts -Answer phones for the Proshop as well as the front desk -Managing the snack bar, which involves taking food orders, cooking, and cashiering -Maintaining the tee sheets, reserving tee times and getting walk-ins onto the golf course -Restocking supplies in the gift shop, snack bar, lounge and vending machines -Providing information and direction for new guests -Washing dishes in the snack bar and the dining room -Assist with waitressing as needed -Prepping the dining room for breakfast and dinner -Covering the front desk when necessary -Assist in preparing documents and photos for the resort website Meyer Teleservices -Consistently demonstrated excellent telephone manner -Scored above average on standards and expectations -Assisted and encouraged fellow co-workers -Consistently exceeded sales goals -Selected as Employee of the Month Larson/Glastron Boats -Worked closely with a team and individually in a fast-paced setting -Consistently delivered high quality -Knowledgeable in may other areas of the department and was repeatedly asked to assist other areas, while maintaining my own responsibilities Allianz Life Insurance -Managed and maintained new Annuity and Life insurance accounts -Demonstrated a commitment to superior customer service for Field Agents as well as fellow employees -Mentored new employees -Promoted to Senior Service Representative in 1 years time -Completed a step in as a Team Leader -Worked closely with management to solve workflow obstacles in high volume situations -Selected to participate in additional projects such as Software Migration, End User Web Development, and a real-time database that allowed our Phone Centers communicate more efficiently with the Service Centers -Regarded by Department Heads and Managers company wide as a go-to person for service issues -Proficient communication in many forms: written, verbal, email, fax and multi-line phone -Completed a step in as a Life Insurance Rep and was promoted to the Life Insurance team -Achieved Department of the Year (New Business) as well as Team of the Year (Software Migration) in 2003
Minnesota, United States
Annissia Davis - Freelance Biography Writing & Blog Writing
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Career Focus Charismatic, intelligent individual is seeking to obtain a position using her creativity, dynamic writing abilities. Skill Summary • Experienced in writing short stories, biographies, essays, research reports, and poems. • Fast, enthusiastic learner • Strong technical command of the English language; serious commitment to excellence in the printed and published word. • Competent researcher, interviewer, and reporter. • Passionate writer with a dedication to providing honest, thought-provoking work to readers. Education M.A., Speech Pathology – University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Magna *** Laude, 4.0 GPA 2005 B.A., Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Florida, Gainesville, GL Graduated with Highest Honors 3.94 GPA Diploma, School for Advanced Studies, Miami, FL 2002 2000 Professional Experience Owner and Therapist – Families Matter Therapies, LLC., Lithonia, ,GA • Supervises several therapists and office staff • Conducts evaluations and therapy to pediatrics with a variety of speech and language impairments. • Writes evaluation reports as well as a variety of written communication including reports, letters, presentations. • Create marketing material for company 7/07 – Present Thearpist – Metro Therapy Providers, INC., Tucker, GA • Provided assessments and treatments to the pediatric population within their natural envirnonment. • Part of a transdisciplinary team in Dekalb county providing early intervention services. • Created presentations for parents and peers. 9/06-3/09 Freelance Writing – Lithonia, GA • Completed articles for personal reasons, family members and friends 7/06-Present Computer Skills WordPerfect • Microsoft Word • IBM and Macintosh Systems Writing Samples & References Available
Stone Mountain, Georgia, United States
Bailie Waters - Freelance Illustration & Children's Book Illustration
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My Name is Bailie Waters and I am a young artist and Illustrator. I have a wild imagination and a fresh illustrative style. I am attending school at the University of North Texas, and I'm due to graduate in the spring of 2013. I have a passion for 2D traditional art (paintings and drawings) but i have alot of experience with digital work mostly in photoshop with some experience in adobe illustrator and in design.
Denton, Texas, United States
Dayling - Freelance Spanish Translation & Market Research
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EXPERIENCE Intelligence Specialist (GMI Analyst), US Army Special Operations Command, 4th MISO Gp (Abn), SSD SOUTHCOM, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. June 2010 – Present. Salary $74,931, IA 0132-03 (GS/GG 11), Annually. H-2919 MISO/PSYOP Lane, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, 28310. Strategic Studies Detachment Chief: Dr. John Page (910) 396-5586. • Engage in the production of complex and highly specialized psychological operations (PSYOP) studies on the Latin American Region. • Conduct research and analysis, using social science techniques, to produce high quality finished intelligence and planning documents, in support of contingences and ongoing PSYOP. • Develop new approaches and methodologies to deal with research problems and information gaps; anticipate and define intelligence requirements; recommend procedures for collecting and evaluating information; and conduct liaison with other organizations as needed. • Conduct target analysis, and review intelligence reports and foreign propaganda to assess reaction to US policies abroad. • Collect and process information from all sources, classified and unclassified, and including in foreign languages, to prepare PSYOP intelligence analyses, estimates and plans. • Analyze political/military situations affecting capabilities, vulnerabilities and probable course action by governments and military forces of assigned geographic area. • Plan assignment objectives, research and assemble source materials, analyze subject/topic, justify conclusions, and prepare written reports/products and briefings to communicate results to superiors and consumers. • Collect, review, interpret, evaluate, and integrate data from multiple sources. • Identify intelligence gaps, specify collection requirements to fill gaps, evaluate the intelligence collected in response to those requirements, develop analytical tools and methodologies, and analyze database to draw conclusions. • Maintain liaison with personnel in assigned and related fields to discuss mutual intelligence problems and production requirements. • Provide cultural and language advise to the section regarding to products and presentations • Review and edit presentations and products in Spanish language. • Carry Secret Clearance. Partnership Specialist - Hispanic/Latino. Partnership and Data Service Program, US Census Bureau, US Department of Commerce. Charlotte Regional Census Center, Raleigh. North Carolina. October 2008 – June 2010. Salary $72,027, Grade 12 Step 2. Annually. 3701 Arco Corporate Drive, Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28273-7007. Coordinator: Patricia Fletcher (704) 936-5330. • Responsible for developing partnerships with state, local, and tribal governments; community-based organizations, faith-based groups; schools; media outlets; businesses; foreign governments, foreign organizations, and other grassroots entities in communities within the regional office area that includes the states of North and South Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. • Provided support to census field operations such as Recruitment, Be Counted, Questionnaire Assistance Centers, Non-Response Follow-Up, and others. • Conducted research, analyzed the regional office area, and assisted in the development of the regional plan for the PDS Program for the census. • Followed the goals and objectives, overall strategies, and major activities provided by headquarters staff as well as adhered to the budget allocations for the regional office for the planning and implementation of the program. • Conducted public affairs programs involving public information community relations activities and seeking cooperation; and presenting information to internal and external groups to inform them of program objectives, activities and gaining their cooperation. • Presented information to the public including media, state, and local government officials, community businesses, and organization program officers. • Captivated and work closely with Hispanic/Latino populations and community based organizations in Spanish language, as well as other foreign born populations and their communities. Public Information Officer/Hispanic Liaison. North Carolina Department of Revenue, State Government, Raleigh, North Carolina, February 2005 – October 2008. Salary $35,585 Annually. 501 N. Wilmington St. Raleigh, NC 27604. 40 hours per week. Supervisor: Kim Brooks (919) 733-5327, she can be contacted. • Developed and disseminate information to the State’s Spanish-Speaking population. • Assisted the department in its outreach efforts to the Hispanic community by working closely with the Public Information Officer as well as department’s employees in Raleigh and field offices across the state. • Key participant in agency’s Guest Worker Advisory Council. • Developed plans and strategies for improving communication with Spanish-Speaking taxpayers. • Contacted Spanish language newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations with information pertinent to Hispanic taxpayers and respond to questions from these media outlets, resulting in published articles and scheduled interviews with the department’s Secretary and other agency’s officers. • Represented the Department as the Spanish-Speaking spokesperson. • Translated the program materials to Spanish language. • Edited and proofread translated documents and legal tax instruction forms. • Oversaw the Website –Spanish link- content and updated information. • Translated and interpreted between Hispanics journalist and organization staff. • Organized and coordinated meetings, presentations and seminars, which resulted in the attendance over 150 people from the community and media reporters in such presentations. • Coordinated a statewide media campaign, which included television and radio spots and interviews, and newspaper feature articles. • Organized and coordinated the NCDOR exhibit at the North Carolina State Fair, where I have managed 60 people for a period of a month every year. During this event, the exhibit received over 25,000 people. • Wrote scripts for TV and radio ads. • Coordinated interviews with Spanish journalists and Agency Secretary and agency’s officers. • Developed press releases with pertinent information to the Hispanic population resulting in publishing in newspapers, radio and TV community announcing. • Designed brochures. • Maintained accurate and complete records of the activities done with the Hispanic Community. • Developed a Database with names, phones numbers, addresses and e-mails from Hispanic Organizations, Media Outlets, and Small Business Organizations, and others. • Available outside of normal business hours to accommodate the needs of the program and outreach the Hispanic Community in special events. • Extensive travel inside NC State. • Oversaw TV and radio advertising and video production. • Assisted Criminal Investigation Division in interpreting Spanish/English during their cross examination with Spanish-speaking taxpayers. Volunteer Coordinator. Haven House Services, Non-profit organization, Raleigh, North Carolina, March 2004–February 2005. Salary $24,800. 706 Hillsborough St. Suite 102 Raleigh, NC 27603. 40 hours per week. Supervisor: Kelsey Edwards (919) 833-3312. • To assist in the management of the mentoring program of the agency, including the recruitment, screening, training, supporting and matching of mentors with youth. • Work closely with court counselors and sources of volunteers in the community, as well as groups and organizations that are potential supporters of the program, especially the Hispanic Community. • Translate the program material to Spanish language. Translate and interpreter between Hispanics families and organization staff. • Organize meetings and presentations. • Design brochures. • Provide on-going support to the mentor and youth through regular contact. • Conduct background checks on all mentors applicants. Interview youth, family and court counselors to determine appropriateness of youth for program, to identify strengths and interests. • Design graphic tables to accurate the follows up. • Provide group activities for the mentors and youth. • Provide monthly support meetings for volunteers. • Arrange for recognition of volunteers of their services. • Maintain accurate and complete records of the activities of the mentors and the youth, as well as documentation of relevant background and evaluation information in accordance with prescribed record requirements. • Maintain data required by funding sources. • Available outside of normal business hours to accommodate the needs of the program. Public Affairs Officer, National Urban Transportation Foundation (FONTUR), administered by the Transportation Department, Caracas, Venezuela, October 1997-July1999. 40 hours per week. Calle Las Flores, Edif. FONTUR, Caracas, Venezuela. Supervisor: Albertina De Jesús. • Assisted director in responding to media inquiries. • Created and supervised publications. • Coordinated, wrote and selected the visual and written material needed for development of bimonthly internal magazine. • Researched, wrote and edited institutional texts, news, speeches, and press releases. • Developed informational brochures. • Wrote and developed advertising, campaigns, correspondences, slogans, and obituaries. • Directed placement of paid advertising. • Implemented local, state, regional, and national media relations programs. • Promoted programs and events. • Distributed information to the public and media agencies. • Coordinated, developed, and selected the photography files to be published in newspapers. • Professional contact with Buses Associations, State and Local Government Officials. • Planned, executed, and coordinated internal, external, including the presidential events, to enhance the institutional image. • Developed strategic plans for each special events. • Secured sponsoring partners. • Developed, managed, and maintained positive relationship with print and audiovisual media. • Accompanied media at special events. • Represented the institution on appropriate marketing and public relations groups. • Identified audience trends and oversaw budget in the communications and marketing unit. Reporter, Channel 32-TVS, Maracay, Venezuela, September 1996-September 1997. 40 hours per week. Zona Industrial San Jacinto, Maracay, Venezuela. Supervisor: Andreina Marco. • Researched and wrote TV scripts covering culture, entertainment, crime, science, health, economic, politic, strikes, and community news. • Executed text processing in TV script. • Conducted live interviews of politicians and community leaders, and live broadcasting. • Broadcasted events, culture, politics, economy, and community news. • Edited news in Betacam and Super VHS systems and by text processing of TV script. • Created the cultural and educational segment inside the news program “El Informativo TVS”. • Cooperated with the society in growth their communities. • Conducted crime scene searches. • Investigated criminal activities. • Interviewed person in connection with criminal cases being investigated. • Assisted other law enforcement agencies in the investigation and prosecution of cases. • Interacted effectively with a variety of individuals from diverse background in the general population. Professor, University Of Santa Maria, Maracay, Venezuela, April 1997-September 1997. 4 hours per week. Avenida Santos Michelena, Centro Comercial La Capilla, Maracay, Venezuela. • Lectured on Public Opinion and led small groups discussions at Graduate level. Professor, Santiago Mariño Technical College, 4 hours per week, Zona Industrial San Jacinto, Edificio SMTC, Maracay, Venezuela, February 1997, September 1997. • Taught Media Planning and Cinema to undergraduates using standard classroom equipment and multimedia. Correspondent Assistant, German Press Agency (DPA), Caracas, Venezuela, November 1993- May 1996. 40 hours per week. Avenida Urdaneta, Edificio El Universal, Caracas, Venezuela. Supervisor: Emilio Rappold. • Wrote scripts and features of economic, political, entertainment, sports, history, health, science, conflicts, and crime news of the countries that belongs to the Andean Community of Nations. • In depth investigative reporter of crimes such as ******, drugs, guerrillas. • Coordinated the administration of and sold subscriptions to clients and administered the accounts; received 10% of sale. • Photographed people, disasters and nature in color slides and black and white pictures. • Traveled to sites of breaking news and coordinated with local correspondents. EDUCATION Bachelor in Communications, minor in Advertising and Public Relations, Andres Bello Catholic University, November 1995. Avenida El Paraiso, Montalbán, Caracas, Venezuela, Thesis: Informative Strategic Study for Tourism in Venezuela, Bolivar State, Venezuela. A quarter (18 hours) of International Relations, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela, February to June 1999. Training • Joint Civil-Military Operations Campaign Planning Workshop, Joint Special Operations University, MacDill AFB, FL, June 2011. • Introduction to Special Operation Forces, Special Operation Command, Joint Special Operations University, MacDill AFB, FL, January 2011. • Intelligence Support to Multinational Operations, Defense Intelligence Agency 's Joint Military Intelligence Training Center, Fort Bragg, NC, three days, July 2010. • Intelligence Oversight, Fort Bragg, NC, 4 hours, June 2010. Certifications: • SERE 100 Code of Conduct, Fort Bragg, NC, 4 Hours, July 2010. • Human Rights, Fort Bragg, NC 4 Hours, July 2010. Seminars • New Technologies of the Information in the Threshold of 2000, Caracas, Venezuela, 8 hours, April 1999. • IV Congress Advertising Speaking, Caracas, Venezuela, 32 hours, May 1994. • Communicational Management, Maracay, Venezuela, 16 hours, March 1994. • Publicity in Maracay, Venezuela, 8 hours, October 1992. • Forum “Venezuela: Mass Media Scene”, Caracas, Venezuela, October 1992. Courses • Intelligence Analyst Course, two weeks, Defense Intelligence Agency 's Joint Military Intelligence Training Center, Washington DC, October 2010. • VII Phases of PSYOP, Fort Bragg, NC, three weeks, August-September 2010. • Clients Rights, Raleigh, NC, March 2004. • Volunteer Management, Chapel Hill, NC, March 2004. • Proactive Behavioral, Instruction with Youth, Raleigh, NC, March 2004. • In-Service Resolve Mediation, Raleigh, NC, April 2004. • Attracting and Retaining Volunteers, Raleigh, NC, April 2004. • CQI Record Review, Raleigh, NC, June 2004. • Field TV Production, Community Television, Channel 10, Raleigh, North Carolina, February-March 2002. • Complete training to promote health under the program “Educating Our Women”. Sponsored by Wake County Health Department, December 2001. • Basic Photography, Wake Technical Community College, Raleigh, North Carolina, 28 hours, July 2000. • Cultural Journalism, Maracay, Venezuela, 8 hours, August 1997. ACHIEVEMENTS • Top Ten Partnership Specialists award, in recognition for maintaining rank in the top ten list over 6 months at the national Value Added List of the Integrated Partnership Contact Database for the US Census 2010, with an accumulated of over $36 millions in value added. • Overpass Participation Rates Award, in recognition for the most achievement campaign during US Census 2010 in North Carolina, and supporting the campaign statewide among the NC Latino/Hispanic population. • Award of Merit-Police Department, Aragua, Venezuela, July 1997, for outstanding investigation. • Recognition by Secretary of Education of Aragua State, Venezuela, July 1997, for educating audience about public health, science, nature, and living in society. • Recipient of appreciation award for organizing parish and “Day of Youth”, Maracay, Venezuela, February 1997. LANGUAGES Native Spanish speaker, English as a Second Language in Wake Technical Community College, German Certified Advanced by Goethe Institut, and Italian studied in the Italian Catholic Missionary School “John Pope XXIII”. OTHER TALENTS • Knowledgeable in Internet, Windows 98/2000 (Word, Power Point, Publisher, Print Workshop, Excel and Access), Adobe, Photoshop, and Micrograph Designer. • Acquaintance with Digital Camera (Mavica Sony and Kodak), Canon Camera 35mm and digital EOS (zoom 28mm-300mm), develop in black and white films and copies. • Handle Betacam and SVHS Video Cameras and editing equipment. • Extensive travels to Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Spain, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, and US. • Taught swimming to kids between ages of four to nine. • Voluntary translate to the NC Governor’s Office Emergency Help Hotline during Hurricane Ophelia, September, 2005, and Hurricane seasons 2006 and 2007. • Voluntary translate to Medical-Dental Van Ministries from Fuquay-Varina Baptist Church, Fuquay Varina, NC, September 2005. OTHER AFFILIATIONS • North Carolina Autism Society, Volunteer Coordinator for the Hispanic Support Group of Parents with Children on the Autism Spectrum.
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
Aplus Solutions - Freelance Videography & Video Editing
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We are a group of professionals exceled in many different categories. You will find seperate presentations of our Cvs incoming days here. Briefly we are highly educated ( at least master degrees ) and very successfull professionals . We decided to give our online income to philantrophic foundations. All of our income from freelanced.com will be donated to students with low income to help them to able to pursue their goals in academic life. Videography, photography, web design, Computer programing, English to Turkish translations(or vice versa) Advertising, Medical consulting, Company identity design are some skills that we can provide for you. Please don't hesitate to contact for other jobs. We can ask other philantrophist high skilled fellows to help us.Thank you for your interest and time Aplus Solutions
izmir, Izmir, Turkey
Desiree Gonzalez - Freelance Billboard Design & Video Editing
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Travel Channel|Extreme Houseboats|Producer|2011 Worked closely with network to develop creative. In charge of episode content: stories, style and field producing. Travel Channel|America’s Wildest Roads|Producer & Writer|2011 Brainstormed and developed creative; coordinated all logistical and creative aspects. Responsible for story, field producing and editorial. Boston Productions|Production Manager|Freelance 2011 Managed crew, vendor negotiation, budget/tracking, & overall set management/AD skills. Travel Channel|American Hard Hat|Casting Director| 2011 Designed and wrote infrastructures, standards, goals, policies, procedures and systems. Supervised and prepared creative briefs and casting tapes for network. Powderhouse|Development|Producer| 2010 National casting for multiple docu-dramas. Shot, supervised and conducted interviews. Styleboston|WCVB-TV|Showrunner|2009-2010 Supervised pre-production, production, post-production and directed talent in the field. Supervised production of all digital content, sales integrations and branding. Animal Planet|Casting Producer|2008-2009 Implemented innovative casting strategies for maximum crowd sourcing. Shot, supervised and conducted interviews. Picture Park|Production Manager|Freelance 2008-2009 Manage production budget, track invoices and employee expenses, and hire local crew. Provide support for on site crew. SCOUT|NESN|Sox Appeal 2|Supervising Producer|2008 Coordinated all aspects of production, casting, field supervision, digital content and editorial. Managed detailed budgets and maintained relationships with clients and sponsors. Venevision International|SemillitasTV|Executive Producer|2007-2008 Created a network for toddlers in Spanish for Comcast. Responsible for total branding of the channel’s image including tone, logo and graphics. Developed marketing strategies for on-air promotions, programming and finance. SCOUT|NESN|Sox Appeal|Field Producer|2007 Emmy Award Winning Show Season 1 Produced segments on location, conducted interviews and coordinated all logistical aspects. SCOUT|Field Producer|2006-2007 Coordinated talent, field shoots, logistics and promotional trade outs with sponsors. Assisted with edits, wrote scripts, compiled b-roll, scene moments and interview bites. Univision|Tu Desauyno Alegre|Producer|Miami| 2006 Planned, wrote and evaluated scripts for the magazine talk show. EDUCATION Northeastern University - Bachelor of Arts 2006 Cinema Studies and Communications - Magna CumLaude SKILLS Native Spanish speaker. Proficient in French and Portuguese.Final Cut Pro | Avid | Adobe Creative Studio | After Effects | Pro Tools
New York, New York, United States
Kent Bogdan - Freelance Graphic Design & Industrial Design
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Accomplished professional with global experience in strategic planning, design and product development and cross-functional team leadership. Knowledge of multiple manufacturing processes, advantages and limitations.Consistent track record of building strong collaborative partnerships implementing highly effective results. Design Director 2010-2012 Shinerich International Detroit, MI | Birmingham, AL | Shenzhen, China - Responsible for product development and design for outdoor heating programs for Lowe’s, True Value, Academy and Home Depot - Developed and designed grill programs for True Value, Academy, ACE Hardware, Walmart Canada and Viking Culinary Group - Delivered several new product offerings resulting in nearly $15 million increase in revenue - Directed multidisciplinary design teams of 8 designers in the United States and China - Launched outdoor product line for private retail brand including portable propane heaters and camping stoves - Created multiple product brands, corporate identities and graphic designs for internal private brands and retail use - Planned, coordinated and attended trade shows throughout the United States, Europe and China Design Director 2006-2010 Sagittarius Sporting Goods - Fujian Chantai Chenyi Industries Detroit, MI | Xiamen, China - Successfully developed and launched Adidas lacrosse protective line - Developed and designed gas grill program with Lowe’s, increasing production of 225,000 units - Awarded 3 new SKU’s with Lowe’s for 2010 selling season - Established client partnership with Sear’s to develop multiple gas grill styles for the Kenmore brand - Awarded 2 new SKU’s with Sears for 2010 selling season - Designed “Lexington” brand pontoon boats, interior color and trim on all models - Energized and led the internal design and engineering team of 10 people - Managed and designed graphic design components to support products, packaging, POS, and logos Design Manager Design Manager 2005-2006 New Balance | Warrior Lacrosse Detroit, MI - Managed design and manufacturing teams throughout product design and production - Increased ergonomics and technology for protective eye wear and player gloves with new materials and sizing standards - Defined design and aesthetics of men’s and women’s product and equipment lines in 2005 and 2006 - Responsible for increasing women’s lacrosse equipment and apparel line by 25% in 2005 - Negotiated materials costs with vendors and determined inventory needs for entire protective equipment line - Raised brand awareness and marketplace superiority across product line with innovative equipment features, trends and design styles - Designed and managed all product packaging, e-commerce, sales collateral and trade show materials - Hired and mentored 3 junior designers and expanded product development group by 150% Senior Designer 2002-2005 Push Twenty Two Pontiac MI - Responsible for expanding and producing integrated corporate media and brand management across multiple design disciplines - Established strategic partnerships with clients incorporating identity standards and usage guidelines creating business value and increased recognition - Maintained and increased client relationships with in-depth and cutting edge creative work and professional business acumen - Played a key role in the merger or creative teams of Greenspot marketing and Ideas & Images to create Push Twenty Two, doubling client list and increasing staff - Implemented “Hours Per Client” initiative resulting in a design process achieving increased productivity, yet minimized overall project hours throughout project phases - Increased revenue through exceptional client communication, creative development and design team execution Senior Designer 1999-2001 Cohere Networks Englewood, CO - Worked with developers to define, create and apply a daily working model and process, unique for the core business objectives - Contributed to staffing entire creative and development teams, assigning responsibilities, expectations and accountability - Responsible for creating corporate identity and usage guidelines while aligning company with key market assets - Created online identities, organizing features and capabilities focusing on clients’ core applications, uses and benefits - Managed the design and programming process, identifying effective procedures and aligning both departments College for Creative Studies College of Art and Design Detroit, MI Bachelor of Fine Arts - Design Additional information or references available by request
Troy, Michigan, United States
Lauren Rowland - Freelance Book Cover Design & Digital Art
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3.5
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$125
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Fun and interesting illustrations for children's books, gig posters, t-shirts, book covers, general illustrations...I'm open to any use or trying anything! I also write a blog and sometimes use my artwork there, www.littlebabyrowland.wordpress.com. It's a hobby I'd like to one day turn into at least a part-time profession.
Woodstock, Georgia, United States
2J Media - Freelance Ad Design & 3D Graphic Design
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EXPERIENCE Owner/ Designer, 2J media: Lawrenceville, VA - 2002-Present Provide specialized marketing and media consultation Develop creative progressive graphic design and media Conduct training, seminars, and workshops Volunteerism Media Ministry Volunteer, Tabernacle of Zion, Lawrenceville, VA IT/Technology Volunteer, Tabernacle of Zion, Lawrenceville, VA EDUCATION Bachelor of Science, Marketing May 1994 Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA Program Completion Certificate, Core Four Business Planning Program February 2014 Longwood University Small Business Development Center, Lawrenceville, VA SKILLS Software: Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Apple iBooks Author, Apple iMovie, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, Corel WordPerfect Suite, Final Cut Pro, InterVideo WinDVD, Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 & 365 (Word, OneNote, Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook, MovieShop, OpenOffice, Windows Movie Maker Hardware: Mac OS X, Windows,Hardware Configuration, Network Set-Up Skills: Brand Identity Development, Corporate Collateral, Corporate Branding, CAD, Digital Photography and Editing, Graphic Design for Print & Web, Interactive Presentations, Video Editing, Motion Graphics, Web Design, REFERRALS Available Upon Request
Colonial Beach, Virginia, United States