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Sonny - Freelance Book Writing & Ghostwriting
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Since I began working as a freelance writer in 1981, my work has been published in a wide range of international newspapers and magazines including National Geographic. I’ve written hundreds of articles, newsletters, press releases, advertising and marketing content for print and virtual media, speeches, an online encyclopaedia for the Vanuatu government, several short stories—fiction and...
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Jan Rooke - Freelance Article Writing & Book Writing
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Personal Details Name: Janet Rooke Email: janrooke@gmail.com Nationality British New Zealand Citizen Recent work history January 2010 – Typesetter. Setting copy for print and proof reading/editing, for the local newspaper. July 2008 – Computer Tutor. Teaching basic computer skills, one to one to ACC clients needing to retrain. Includes Introduction to Computers, Folders...
Timaru/Oamaru, Canterbury, New Zealand
Ian Blythe - Freelance Book Writing & Article Writing
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Hi, I m looking to make a portfolio of published writing to help me in getting into a post-grad journalism course. I m very interested in any opportunity and would appreciate a chance. Yours Sincerely Ian
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Alvin Selby - Freelance Book Writing & Art
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$180
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

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Zach Gracia - Freelance Book Illustration & Cartooning
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Zachary Gracia www.zachgracia.com Phone: 530-723-2783 E-Mail: gracia.zachary@gmail.com Summary of Qualifications +Enthusiastic, high-energy illustrator who specializes in designing characters and environments within storytelling situations. +Award-winning artist with experience in illustration and design +Detail oriented professional that provides multiple creative solutions in a timely manner. +Effective listener / communicator in collaboration with others and fast diligent learner who is hungry for knowledge. +Excellent Creative Problem Solving skills +Results Driven designer who flourishes under pressure +Effective and positive team player able to give and embrace constructive criticism while working towards a common goal Experience 2015- Present Superior Talent Agency Glendale, CA Temporary Designer for Disney Consumer Products + Create/design original characters for new products and lines + Create graphics, decos, and tampo labels for the various products and packaging produced by the company + Work with the production teams in China to adjust and correct sculpts and graphics through redline corrections and email correspondence + Work with licensees owners to execute and carry through concept and design of products based on style guides and art direction from Design Managers 2013-Present Yolo Arts Woodland, CA Artist in Residency +Instructor for classes 10-35 students in size, specializing in Digital Art, Figure Drawing and Sketching for Communication +Provided Class Demonstrations, Daily Inspiration & Warm-Ups, and Critiqued Students Work +Advised and mentored students on careers in Animation and Illustration, with one-on-one feedback based on artistic development and growth 2015-Present Anaheim, CA Disneyland Resort College Program Intern +Attended a series of seminars geared toward providing an engaging forum for senior executives to provide insight on their respective industries +Demonstrates excellent communication skills while conducting 200+ transactions daily +Learned the inner workings of a Fortune 75 company, while communicating with leaders and developing own leadership skills +100% accuracy with cash handling in amounts of $5,000 cash sales daily 2014 Woodland, CA Yolo Arts Exhibition Coordinator Assistant +Developed the visual style and specific theming used in several entertainment-centered events +Associated with Yolo Arts' Art Walk and Art Farm in downtown Woodland. +Conceptualized, designed and produced new promotional material for Yolo Arts Art Walk and Art Farm events +Demonstrated concepts and designs to creative TEAM Installed Artwork and coordinated with artist for artwork delivery +Created social media strategies and developed multiple posts a week in promotion of events Coordinating and management of talent and equipment 2011-2012 Lake Buena Vista, FL Walt Disney World Parks & Resorts Attractions Intern +Attended Professional Seminars in order to learn more of the Company’s Tradition and History +Excellent problem solving skills when controlling crowds, speaking in public forums and keeping Guests safe in Safety Critical positions (i.e. Open Electric Tracks, High Voltage Areas) Education 2010-Present Academy of Art University San Francisco, CA Visual Development 2012 Computer Graphics Master Academy Masters Course in Character Design with Nate Wragg 2014 Oatley Academy Magic Box Mentorship with Sarah Marino 2014-Present Noah University Mentorship with Artist Noah Elias Skills Traditional: Charcoal, Watercolor, Gouache, Oil, Acrylic, Pen and Ink Digital: Photoshop, Illustrator, Si Procreate Other: Excellent attention to detail, Integrates well with team, successfully meets timelines and multiple tasks Publications Graffito Publishing The pinup collection Coming summer 2015 RAW: Orange County AXIS SHOWCASE Featured Artist 2014 Grand Masonic Lodge Talent on Display Show Winner, 2011 Achievements & Awards +Yolo Arts Art Farm // Curated Exhibition +EPIC Arts Festival // Curated Exhibition +For the Love of Pixar //benefit exhibition +A little known shop // Solo Exhibition +Academy of Art Spring Show // Curated Exhibition +Academy of Art University Deans List +Army ROTC squad leader and First Sergeant
Glendale, California, United States
Mohamed Zakir Hussain - Freelance Software Testing & Data Entry
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Mohamed Zakir Hussain Mobile No. : +91 99625 71275 Email ID : zakir_24@yahoo.com Profile 5+ years of Experience in Software Testing ? Experienced in Manual testing with various domains like Banking solution, Social Networking, E-mail Communication, Hotel Management and Inventory ? Exposure in automation tools QTP 9.2 and WATIR ? Experienced in conducting Black box Testing (Installation, Functionality, Regression, Compatibility & Sanity testing) ? Experienced in preparing Test cases and Execution of Test cases and review ? Responsibilities include reporting the management and client with the status update and maintaining the MIS. Education Master in Computer Application (MCA) Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Bachelor of Science (Physics) University of Madras. Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS) from SSI Ltd. Certification ISTQB - Certified Tester Foundation Level Exposure in Automated Tools Functional Tool : QTP 9.2, Watir Defect Tracking Tool : Bugzilla 3.0.2, Tracker 2.0 Test Management Tool : Mingle, Test Director 5.0 Technical Exposure Programming Languages : Knowledge in C, C++, and Java RDBMS : SQl Server 2005 GUI Tools : Visual Basic 6.0 Operating System : Windows 9x, 2000, XP, Vista, 7 & Redhat Linux Designation Senior Test Engineer Company Name Raqmiyat Information Technology Pvt. Ltd. Chennai. Period May 2010 – Till Date Project Title # 1 Wages Protection System (WPS) Technologies Windows XP, .NET, TXion Framework, SQL server 2005 Testing Methodology Manual Testing Role Senior Test Engineer Team Size 3 Description Wages Protection System (WPS) installed at CBUAE is an initiative to streamline the timely payment of wages to employees by the respective employers. Wages Protection System Connect acts as an interface between Bank of Employer (BOE), CBUAE WPS and wage disbursing Agent to automate the WPS process pertaining to BOE and Agent. Responsibilities • Understanding end-to-end functions of the application. • Designed and developed effective test cases and Execution of Test Cases. • Preparation of consolidated Test Results. • Involved in performing build Installation Testing, Functionality Testing with various banking clients Project Title # 2 Wages Protection System (WPS) – Web Portal Technologies ASP.NET, Java Script and SQL Server 2008 Testing Methodology Manual Testing Role Senior Test Engineer Team Size 1 Description The WPS Web Portal is an online Web Portal which services for the Employers based in Dubai to process the salary of their respective Employees through the Wages Protection system (WPS) as made mandatory by the Ministry of Labor, Dubai (MOL). The employer is able to download the predefined template from the web portal, fill with necessary data and upload the files to generate the SIF/RFR and able to manage his own credentials and profile and can also make an update by means of a secured login process. Any sort of queries or complaints can be handled with a lot of communication ways with the WPS portal helpdesk which has the 24 hr maintenance support. Responsibilities • Understanding end-to-end functions of the application. • Designed and developed effective test cases and Execution of Test Cases. • Preparation of consolidated Test Results. • Involved in performing Functionality Testing and Compatibility testing Designation Senior Test Engineer Company Name Indium Software (India) Limited, Chennai. Period July 2007 – April 2010 Project Title # 3 VaporStream Client Name Void Communication Technologies VMware Server, CentOS, Windows XP, 2003 , Vista, Windows 7, MS Outlook, Lotus Notes on Domino server and BlackBerry devices Testing Methodology Manual Testing, Automation Testing (QTP) Defect Tracking Tool Bugzilla 3.0.2 Role Senior Test Engineer Team Size 4 Description VaporStream Messaging is a secure and private electronic communications system for confidential and record less messaging. It separates your private conversations that are not meant to be released publicly from business records that require saving and oversight. This application can be accessed by an individual by logging into the VaporStream website, and by corporate users logged into the company’s internal VaporStream Enterprise Server. It can also be accessed using a mobile device such as Blackberry or any Windows Mobile. The objective of the project is to test the functionality of the application through Web Services and desktop and mobile clients as well. Responsibilities • Understanding end-to-end functions of the application. • Designed and developed effective test cases. • Involved in Peer-to-Peer review of test cases • Executed Test Cases. • Defect Tracking and Reporting using Bugzilla. • Preparation of consolidated Test Results. • Used QTP functional tool to automate some test cases • Involved in performing Installation Testing, Sanity Testing, Functionality Testing, Compatibility Testing and Regression Testing with various components like MS Outlook, Lotus Notes, Web Application, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile devices. Project Title # 4 Intel SuiteTwo Client Name Spike Source Technologies Redhat Linux AS Version 4 – Update 5, VMware Server, Windows 2003 Server R2, Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Testing Methodology Manual Testing Defect Tracking Tool Bugzilla Functional Testing Tool WATIR, QTP Role Senior Test Engineer Team Size 3 Description SuiteTwo includes trusted platforms for Wikis, Blogs, and RSS feed readers: a Wiki application from Socialtext, a Blogging application from SixApart, and an RSS feed reader from NewsGator. SocialText Enterprise 2.0 is a wiki application from SocialText, which makes it an effective tool for online collaboration. It also provides e-mail, mobile, and RSS integration. Movable Type Enterprise is a blogging application from Six Apart where users can publish their content and readers can post comments. RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a family of Web feed formats used to publish frequently updated Web content such as blogs and news feeds. Responsibilities • Understanding end-to-end functions of the application. • Designed and developed effective test cases. • Executed Test Cases. • Defect Tracking and Reporting using Bugzilla. • Preparation of consolidated Test Results. • Involved in performing Installation Testing, Functionality Testing, Regression Testing and Compatibility Testing. • Non-Functional Testing (Data Migration). • Used SQL queries for backend testing • Used Watir functional tool for executing few test cases as a Proof Of Concept (POC) to carry out regression testing • Used QTP 9.2 functional tool for Data population. Project Title # 5 LeatherLink Inventory Technologies Redhat Linux 5, PostgreSQL, PHP, Apache web server Testing Methodology Manual Testing Role Senior Test Engineer Team Size 6 Description Enterprise Tannery Management Solution is an ERP based application designed to manage operations of tanneries producing different types of leathers. The software covers all major modules providing a comprehensive, flexible and easy to use system for adapting to the needs of a tannery ensuring that a tannery receives the benefits of all the aspects of Enterprise Management Systems. The software is defined with separate modules to represent different parts of tannery operations. Responsibilities • Understanding end-to-end functions of the application. • Test Data Preparation and Reviewing. • Defect Tracking and Reporting. • Involved in performing Regression Testing and Compatibility Testing Designation Test Engineer Company Name OliveSoft Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Chennai. Period June 2005 – June 2007 Project Title # 6 Visitor Info Client Name Hilton Hotel Technologies Jdk 1.3 Java Script, Apache web Server, Oracle, Windows NT/2000/XP. Testing Methodology Manual Testing Defect Tracking Tool Tracker Role Test Engineer Team Size 6 Description Visitor Info is an Application based on Hotel Management, wherein, the visitor details can be stored and maintained for faster access and easy data retrieval. The visitor can reserve a room via Telephone, Internet, and Direct Walk-in by just giving his / her name and preferred Room type. The Application has Modules like Add Reservation, Update Reservation, Delete Reservation, Waiting - list reservation, Account Transaction, Login, Help. Responsibilities • Understanding Business Requirement Specifications. • Designed and developed effective test cases. • Executed Test Cases. • Test Data Preparation and Reviewing. • Defect Tracking and Reporting. • Involved in performing Installation Testing, Functionality Testing, Regression Testing and Compatibility Testing. Project Title # 7 Inventory Tracker Client Name Grampian Country Foods Technologies Jdk 1.3, Struts Java Script, Apache Server, Oracle, Windows NT/2000/XP. Testing Methodology Manual Testing Defect Tracking Tool Tracker Role Test Engineer Team Size 6 Description Inventory Tracker is an Enterprise Resource planning (ERP) based Software Application developed for Grampian Country Foods. Inventory Tracker Helps to track and manage the company’s inventory, purchasing, production, packing, shipping and other business related activities. Responsibilities • Understanding Business Requirement Specifications. • Participating in the peer reviews for Test Plan and Test Cases • Designed and developed effective test cases. • Test Data Preparation and Reviewing. • Executed Test Cases. • Defect Tracking and Reporting. • Involved in Functionality Testing. Designation Login Executive Company Name NewGen Imaging Systems (P) Ltd., Chennai. Period May 2004 – June 2005 Functional Activities: • Involved in requirements gathering of the client for books and journals • Involved in softcopy checking of the manuscripts at the final phase • Interacting with the International courier services with the shipment tracking • Preparing Invoice(IDS) meant for Accounting purpose • Maintaining various forms of reports and trackers and presenting the same to the management Designation Senior Sales Executive Company Name Save More Marketing, Chennai Period August 1998 – February 2004 Functional Activities: • Responsible for Sales activities in a given area. • Handling day to day Activities, like Materials Handling and Sales Management. • Recruitment, training and driving the sales team • Position reports to the Managing Director Personal Details Date of Birth : 07-12-1975 Marital Status : Married Nationality : Indian Languages Known : English, Tamil, Hindi, Urdu and Arabic Address : # 6/612, Qaide – Millath Street, Lakshmi Nagar, Pollichalur, Chennai – 74.
Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
Ethan Caliva - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Book Cover Design
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4.0
2 Skills
$20
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Education B.A., English – Professional Writing & Book Publishing, University of Wisconsin - Whitewater 2013 B.A., Arts & Communication, University of Wisconsin - Whitewater 2013 Related Coursework • Painting (Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor) • Drawing (Still Life, Figure) • 3D Design (Sculpture, Ceramics) • 2D Design • Technical and Scientific Writing • Critical Writing • Creative Writing • Creative Nonfiction • Language Study • Manuscript Editing • Book Editing Professional Experience Freelance Editor – Adam Watson, Whitewater, WI • Provided editorial functions such as proofreading, line editing, and content editing. • Edited for style and quality. • Suggested revisions. • Designed and created cover artwork. 10/12 – 1/13 Commissioned Artist - Stanley Milam, Janesville, WI • Conducted interviews with client to lay groundwork for commissioned paintings. • Met client’s specific objective, conceptual, and design needs. • Adhered to a strict schedule and completion deadlines. 9/11 - 3/12 Computer Skills Microsoft Word • InDesign • Microsoft Excel • IBM and Macintosh Systems Artist's Portfolio, Writing Samples & References Available Upon Request
Burlington, Wisconsin, United States
Valerie Gianni - Freelance Drawing & Graphic Design
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4.0
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$25
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Valerie Gianni is a Corsican/American visual, performance, and graphic artist. Her work has been showcased internationally with exhibitions in Chicago, Illinois, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and most recently Assisi, Italy. She has expertise in various areas within the design field, including: graphic design, event management, presentations, art direction, marketing, social media, and branding. Gianni's specializes in the creative mediums of: painting, drawing, performance, illustration, writing, layout designs, logos, photography, and 3-D artwork. Gianni is motivated by the viewer's relation to her work experienced by her multi-cultured creative perspective. She has been recognized internationally for a variety of awards including social media. View her work via www.valeriegianni.com & www.facebook.com/valeriemarinegianni.
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Karen L. Glover - Freelance Copywriting & Press Release Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$45
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Karen Glover has 15 years of marketing, copywriting and advertising agency experience developing brand image, product management, public/media relations, marcom, and driving trial for the US Census, Verizon, Avis, Budget, Applebee’s, GSK, AstraZeneca, SIAC, EarthSearch Communications, Starbucks, Ketchum PR, KOOL, KMART, American Express, Motorola, Bell Atlantic Mobile Systems, PepsiCo, Burger King, Paramount and Universal Film, Motown Records, Microsoft and a few others in the African American market. Karen’s communications career began as editor-in-chief of Black Beat, an urban teen entertainment magazine; which led to music industry spots including soundtrack coordinator for Music In Cinema, where she co-produced three major motion picture soundtracks by organizing the execution of copyrights, licensing and contracts. She also served as manager of editorial services at UNCF, and marketing director for Motown Records, and marketing manager at GRP Records. Earlier in her career she was a buyer for the Neiman Marcus Epicure Department. As a communications specialist, Karen has full knowledge of stylebook usage and relevant electronic media placement tools including, AMA, Associated Press, MLA, Vocus, Lexis Nexis, ProfNet, Highbeam, Media Map, PR Newswire, Bacons, Factiva, etc. She has produced successful product launches, KOL and DTC healthcare events, festivals, special events, advertising campaigns, corporate collateral and other appropriate Marcoms to support sales efforts in retaining current customers and acquiring new customers. Creatively trained at Pratt Institute, she provides expert direction in the design, selection, editing, and methods of distribution for marketing collateral. She has been responsible for the selection and management of internal and external teams towards successful project execution. Her interface skills encourage strong relationships with marketing communication vendors, advertising and PR agencies, corporate clients, promotional companies, event planners, communications firms, along with varied media outlets and journalists. Karen holds an M.A. in Internet Marketing from University of San Francisco, and a second in Corporate & Organizational Communications from Fairleigh Dickinson Univ., her B.A. in Merchandising & Retail Management was earned at Pratt Institute. She enjoys writing, fact checking, gardening, cooking, reading, traveling and mentoring others. She is an active member of Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, NY. ###
Morristown, New Jersey, United States
Daya Ram - Freelance Direct Marketing & Magazine Ad Sales
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PERSONAL DETAIL:- Name : DAYA RAM Father’s name., :Mr.Ganga Ram Mother’s name : Mrs.Sampata Devi Address : Pure pandey post-Saray Manik PS.Deeh dist.CS M Nagar,state- Uttar Pradesh,country-India 229310 *** : Male Mb. : 08009663663 e-mail id : neclife.dayaram@gmail.com Date of birth : 15.08.1986 Weight : 60.5kg Height : 167.5cm Marital status : Married [Wife-MADHURI & my son-SAHIL] Religion : Hindu Nationality : Indian Hindi English Read v v Write v v Speak v v Language known : Educational Qualification: High school-Gov.High S.school Deeh Raebareli from UP board Allahabad in 2003 and 12 in 2011. Extra Qualification : DCA.Computer course & English speaking course Hobbies : Playing cricket & Listening hindi song. Working experience : 3 years marketing in DLH.,HR,PNB,UK,& UP. And 6month TATA SKY in Gurgaon. Passport N. : J 7651207 My DL. N. UP33/11/6222 PAN N. : AMJPR3101N LIC Pollicy N. : 218457214 [open date 28/02/2009 DAYA RAM
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India