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Jessica Roush - Freelance Blog Writing & Book Writing
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2.0
2 Skills
$10
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18400 W IL Route 120 Apt 216, Wildwood, IL 60030 – 614-698-6374 jessicamroush1987@gmail.com Jessica Roush ¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬ Summary of Skills: - Highly organized and passionate with a vast background and knowledge in Customer Service, Microsoft Office. Possesses the ability to think quickly and efficiently....
Waukegan, Illinois, United States

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Georgia Horesh - Freelance Illustration & Fantasy Art
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5.0
2 Skills
$12
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An entrepreneurial, highly skilled and creative illustrator and graphic designer with more than sixteen years of experience in media and communications, I am seeking a challenging position that will allow me to utilize my skills and knowledge to promote the development and advancement of a dynamic organization. I am looking to get involved in preproduction art in game development but would love to work in any creative field that will inspire! Free-lancer Stormwolf Studios September 1997 – Present (16 years 7 months) Direct and implement a broad range of design projects from conception to launch. Deftly translate business requirements into effective communication pieces. Collaborate and lead skillfully to build consensus and ensure projects meet all milestones, deadlines, and budget requirement. Readily adapt to new technology and innovative processes while ensuring compliance with client and industry standards. * Full Life Cycle Project Management * Dynamic Graphic Design and Illustration * Newsletters/ Brochures/ Flyers * Press Releases and Media Kits * Pre and Post Print Production * Cost Control/Budget Administration * Contract Compliance * Staff, Vendor, and Media Relations Previous clients include: White Wolf Publishing, Otakon Corp, Katsucon, Meals-On-Wheels KS, Hotbread Multi-Media, Megabrain Inc. Head Cashier/Nook Seller/Book Seller Barnes & Noble July 2009 – May 2013 (3 years 11 months) Worked in different departments of the retail store with a focus on customer service and increasing sales. Provided information, cashiering, store and product knowledge as well as training. * Met and exceeded membership goals set by corporate as well as special offers such as gift cards and email captures. * Responded to customer inquiry calls and in-store questions, quickly assessing their needs and problems in order to deliver an ideal solution. * Increased sales of e-readers in store by 20%. * Performed troubleshooting in-store and via phone calls for the e-reader and tablet: identified problems, gave technical advice, and made service requests. * Trained new hires in policies and practices on the book floor and at the register: mentoring them in customer service and sales procedures. Project Manager / Graphic Designer Jenkintown Business Graphics February 2006 – August 2010 (4 years 7 months) Collaborated with creative team to develop artwork meeting the demands of client marketing initiatives. Conceived original designs and concepts used in websites, brochures, books, posters, signage, and publicity campaigns. Worked closely with clients and Production Manager on design development, press proofing and contract compliance. * Broadened and diversified client base 25% * Created new methods and strategies to streamline project work flow * Communicated with international clientele to arrange U.S. printing and shipping. * Counseled clients on how to grow their brand with the changing times and trends Assistant Designer SRM Entertainment Ltd. February 2004 – December 2004 (11 months) Supported the Lead Designers with project management completion. Collaborating closely with them on product planning, toy design and packaging design/development. * Continually multi-tasked shifting responsibilities and project priorities, deadline sensitivity for design and production of sample toys and packages. * Generated printed media publications like catalogues, refining and editing wordage on products * Maintained and updated inventory, reorganizing back-stock and system
Henderson, Nevada, United States
Leanne Daleanes - Freelance Copywriting & Ghostwriting
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3.5
2 Skills
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Leanne Daleanes 630-279-1935 332 North Ridgeland Avenue. Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 ldaleanes@aol.com Dynamic copywriter and proofreader with agency and corporate experience; specializing in print collateral, B2B, web content and professional journals. Extremely quick and accurate. Freelance Writer/Copy Editor, May 2006 – Present Copy-edited manuscripts, text and periodicals for such professional organizations as The Joint Commission and The Optical Society of America. Drafted and edited press releases, B2B brochures, interoffice communication and corporate correspondence for a variety of companies, including legal, medical and real estate clients. Edited masters and doctoral theses, journal submissions and online educational materials. Senior Proofreader, November 2004 – May 2006 Arc Worldwide, Chicago Proofread copy for: Miller Brewing Company’s POP displays, sweepstakes entry forms, and merchandising. McDonald’s Happy Meal packaging, including verifying nutritional content and language translations. United’s fare sales, promotional merchandising, press kit packaging and banner advertising. Coca-Cola’s 12-pack packaging, holiday campaigns, NCAA promotions and Happy Meal tie-ins. Whirlpool Corporation’s monthly promotional campaigns, including hang-tags, stickers, window clings and POP pieces for 30 individual vendors; up to 60 keylines a day. Created style guides and client manuals for multiple international clients, including Miller Brewing Company, McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, United and Whirlpool Corporation. Freelance Copy Editor, June 2000 – November 2004 Proofread for major advertising agencies, such as Leo Burnett, BBDO, Ogilvy, and Brann Chicago. Assistant Marketing Manager, July 1998 – June 2000 Townsend Analytics Wrote and edited Help and FAQ sections for company intranets, intranet documentation for new technical support employees and press releases for web site updates. Developed print collateral for trade shows, including designing and producing booth displays, writing/editing full-color brochures and other promotional materials, as well as representing the company during the show. Writer, June 1995 – June 1998 Alan Communications Headed writing department for Alan Communications, a marketing and promotions company designed to fit the needs of small businesses. Responsibilities included recruiting and training new writers and editors, guaranteeing accuracy and turnaround, and making sure all deadlines were met within budget. Freelance Reporter, January 1994 – May 1995 Wrote and reported for multiple floor covering trade publications. Education Bachelor of Journalism, University of Georgia, 1993
Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
J. Martin-Cox - Freelance Copywriting & Proofreading
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4.5
2 Skills
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Need help with your copy? I’m a freelance writer and editor. I come save the day when your copy is in trouble. Think of me like a gunslinger from the Old West, except the only lead I carry is in my pencils and no one gets killed.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Tiffany Harmon - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
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I am currently a student at the University of Cincinnati studying English and Creative Writing. I have worked for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County for three years. I have written freelance articles for Yahoo, AOL, and Demand Studios. My passion is writing and editing fiction. However, I also enjoy pop culture, music, art, photography, television, and film.
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Jeff Levingston - Freelance Billboard Design & Photo Editing
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5.0
2 Skills
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I have a diploma in graphic design. A years experience and specialise in magazine and brochure layout. Also have a strong skill in apparel and product design. Though I can do all aspects of graphic design.
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Kevin Zielinski - Freelance Blog Writing & Audio Editing
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3.5
2 Skills
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Dedicated General Manager with 10+ years of experience in retail and sales. Consistently achieve record-high sales and sub-metric rankings, improvements to the bottom line and turnaround of 2 separate underperforming operations. ? Respected builder and leader of customer-focused teams; instill a shared, enthusiastic commitment to customer service as a key driver of company goal attainment. Lead by example and ensure the execution of all safety, security, quality, and store operations policies. Areas of Expertise Customer Service Management; Complaint Handling & Resolution; Retail Operations; Management; Customer Satisfaction Enhancement; Front-End Supervision; Sales & Margin Improvement; Teambuilding & Training; Cost-Reduction Strategies; Order Fulfillment Professional Experience Guitar Center — Villa Park, IL 10/01 to Present General Manager, 12/05 to present Sales Manager, 01/05 to 12/05 Assistant Manager, 01/02 to 01/05 Guitar Accessories Sales, 10/01 to 01/02 Promoted to manager position to recruit, train, and supervise 20+ sales associates and operations team. Foster an environment in which customers enjoy high levels of service and employees are motivated to deliver top performance. Manage front-end operations to ensure incredible customer experiences for every customer whom comes into the store or calls on the phone. Selected Contributions: ? Won Sales Award’s for instrumental role in driving record-high sales increases, propelling store to improve ranking in district, region, and chain in 2008 & 2009. ? Elevated store’s pro coverage attachment from 18 to 30%+ within two years; ranked number 1 in the chain for pro coverage attachment in November of 2009. ? Charged with turning around under-performing stores in Flint, MI and Villa Park, IL, Trained sales associates and managers in the struggling stores, and contributed to significant improvements in guest satisfaction and sales. ? Exemplified the second-to-none customer service delivery for which Guitar Center is renowned in all interactions with customers. Education and Training University of Phoenix — Warrenville, IL campus 5/09 to present Earned 81 credits; global business management Training: Concentration on fundamental principles and practices of conducting global business activities, the curriculum within this concentration includes international marketing, international trade and investment, global finance, global human resource management and global value-chain management Hobbies & Skills Active musician plays Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, and various Percussion instruments. Self released hard copy CD in April of 2011. Tech savvy and proficient in Office. Quick, adaptable, and agile in learning ability for new skill sets.
Wheaton, Illinois, United States
Andrew Gainey - Freelance Sci Fi Art & Illustration
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5.0
2 Skills
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Andrew Gainey Phone: 772-979-0547 Objective To find a highly organized team of professionals to work and create with while continuing to advance my skills in the craft, and ensuring the success of the companies I work for. Abilities I received my artistic training from Oral Roberts University. I have extensive knowledge of a wide variety of design software applications specializing in the use of Photoshop and Illustrator with experience in the use of in design. I have worked in sales in many capacities ranging from retail associate to dealing with managerial responsibilities for the president of Foremost Refrigeration. I have excellent interpersonal communications skills, and work well with the public. Employment History Lead Designer, Graphic Design 7/2009 - 5/2011 Mythos Design Studios inc. Port Saint Lucie Fl I am responsible for overseeing and designing a wide variety of solutions for Mythos clientèle. My duties include creating layout designs, preliminary artwork, character design and progression, creative development, script writing, sequential art, story boards, game design for both scenario and game mechanics, equipment maintenance, dealing with clients, and product identity work, and other assorted designs including but not limited to books, posters, business cards, and assorted *************. Intern, Graphic Design 8/2007 - 5/2008 Oral Roberts University Tulsa, Ok I was responsible for creating layout designs, preliminary artwork, character design and progression, creative development, script writing, sequential art, story boards, game design for both scenario and game mechanics, equipment maintenance, dealing with clients, and product identity work, and other assorted designs including but not limited to books, posters, business cards, and assorted *************. Laboratory Technician, Graphic Design 8/2006 - 5/2007 Oral Roberts University Tulsa, Ok It was my responsibility to maintain the Graphic Design Lab, instruct students in its proper use, deal with security issues, requisition supplies, and insure the smooth operation of the facility.
Port Saint Lucie, Florida, United States
Ashley Snyder - Freelance Article Writing & Biography Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
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My name is Ashley. I am 22 years old and I work as medical technician in an assisted living facility. I've always wanted to be a writer and I hope I can make that happen here even if it is only a few hundred extra a month. I've had poetry published before, but that is the extent of what I have done.
Spokane, Washington, United States
John Greenburg - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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5.0
2 Skills
$15
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John Greenburg is an excellent writer and proofreader. Armed with perfect grammar and an expansive vocabulary, he can be trusted with the most challenging of tasks, from a simple editing job to a complex proofreading problem. Although he is fairly new to FreeLanced, you will quickly find out that is a valuable commodity and that his skills will be in high demand in no time.
Dallas, Texas, United States