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Kathryn Carey - Freelance Editing & Children's Book Writing
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Portland, Maine, United States

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Steve Adams - Freelance Cartooning, Animation, Video Production, & Comedy Writing
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I have been working in digital media for over eight years, and have produced hundreds of animations, comics, and articles for a variety of publishers and businesses. I have also worked on numerous illustrations for printed materials. Additionally, I perform stand-up comedy in case you are ever interested in catching one of my shows. Here's my resume: Skills • Advanced 2D animation skills • Advanced writing and social media knowledge • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint • Proficient in the Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects) • Basic understanding of 3D animation (Cinema 4D and Blender) • Infographic, webcomic and video production skills • Working knowledge of HTML and WordPress Work Experience Crucial Interactive - Montréal, QC April 2015 - Present Freelance Writing, Illustration and Animation • Simplified how ad-tech works using various forms of media • Co-wrote and illustrated two e-books and one animation for IAB Canada and Crucial Interactive • Wrote whitepapers, articles, and press releases • Prepared and posted social media updates CBC Comedy - Toronto, ON April 2014 - Present Freelance Animator, Illustrator and Infographic Designer • Regularly create animations and comics for CBC’s comedy web domain Blue Ant Media / Glassbox Television – Toronto, ON January 2011 - April 2014 Writer, Illustrator and Video Producer • Wrote and edited comedic articles in WordPress • Utilized social media to promote the Bite brand and produce viral content • Created webcomics, infographics and header images • Produced, wrote, edited and animated short form videos for Bite TV online Mashable - New York, NY September 2013 - September 2014 Freelance Infographic Designer • Consistently contribute humorous infographics to the website, Mashable Education Concordia University - School of Continuing Education - Montreal, QC Screenwriting (2018) Graphic Design I and II (2018) Brock University - St Catharines, ON B.A (Honours) in Philosophy (2008) Humber College - Toronto, ON Diploma - Comedy Performance and Writing (2010) Awards • 2012 Canadian Comedy Award Winner for Best Stand-up Newcomer • 2010 Nominee for the Tim Simms Award for comedic newcomers
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Sterling Brown - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Book Illustration
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Sterling Brown Artist Objective To join forces with a company seeking a visionary artist with strong creative abilities. Major Projects *The Virgin Mary – sculpted and cast 5’11” tall statue for the Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. *Navy Legend Carl Brashear- created life size painting for the launch of Naval vessel USS Carl Brashear. Also created life size sculpture bust of the historical navy master diver for museum display. Present Project *9/11 Tribute Statue of Fallen NYC Firefighters- created 7’ foot bronze statue to be unveiled on 9/11/11 on the 10th anniversary. Experience Full color illustrations were produced for the following: McGraw Hill TV Guide Pocket Books Marvel Comics Harlequin American Romance Simon &Shuster Reader’s Digest WPIX-TV Woman’s World Magazine Just Us Books Chelsea House Publishing Zebra Books Fawcett Publishing Byron Press Books Davis Publications Globe Books Sculptures were produced for the following: McFarlane Toys Hallmark Cards Vanmark Willits Design Archdiocese of Newark Activities “I have more fun than anyone has a right to. Having a hobby would be like rubbing it in.” Education Newark School of Fine Industrial Arts Major: Fine Arts and Sculpture Upsala College concentration: Fine Arts Art Student League continuing education
West Orange, New Jersey, United States
Kim Peterson - Freelance Illustration & Children's Book Illustration
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5.0
2 Skills
$50
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Freelance Illustrator/Graphic Designer Over 20 years experience. I have a high proficiency in Adobe CS Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop; a proficiency in Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash, Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point; fluent with HTML, CSS and CMS’s Joomla, Word Press and Moodle. List of skills and design service activities: Creative and critical thinking skills to design compositional strategies, that target and fulfill the requirement of design projects that meet the clients business objectives. Prepare original artwork using drawing and illustration skills for branding, editorial, data, packaging and children book illustrations. Utilize design, layout and photo editing skills to produce publishing, advertising, promotional and corporate communication designs. Prepare press-ready artwork for commercial printers, advertising media and optimize artwork destine for the web. Conduct research and assist clients with special projects. Use effective communications and knowledge of the design, print and web industry to liaison; articulate design rationale, budget, track, and schedule design projects. Assist clients with online communications from web development, SEO to social media strategies. Create user friendly web sites, increase search engine page rank, share social messages to cement customer relationships and create new ones.
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
Mary Peavy - Freelance Admin Support & Secretarial
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3.0
2 Skills
$9
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MARY PEAVY 544 Pearl • Toledo, OH 43608 • 419-729-0128 mary.peavy@yahoo.com OBJECTIVE Health Information Technology trainee or Assistant in Healthcare organization with opportunities for advancement. EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO Toledo, OH ? Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Information Technology EXPERIENCE Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 1992–2012 Unit Clerk / Nursing Assistant ? Ordered lab work, x-rays and scheduled procedures ? Organized and assembled patient charts ? Assisted with assembling patient family education manuals ? Helped to arrange patient discharges to other Healthcare facilities ? Served as resource for patient information between Physicians, Nurses and patient family members ? Performed Vital Signs and EKGs ? Entered and retrieved patient data ? Answered multiline phone, operated fax and copy machines Medical Staffing Network , Toledo, OH 2007–2008 State Tested Nursing Assistant ? Assisted patients with daily living requirements Dillard’s, Toledo, OH 2001 Sales Associate/Cashier ? Maintained and organized girls and boys department PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS ? Phi Beta Lambda
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Shane Joseph - Freelance Database & Programming
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Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
$66
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Shane, 31 years of age, matriculated from INTEC College in 1997. Since then I completed short internal courses whilst working at computer training centers in the Western Cape, South Africa such as Internet Webmaster, PHP & MySQL, HTML, CSS, Adobe Dreamweaver, A+ and N+. Between 2003 and 2009 I was employed as a Business Development Manager for New Horizons Computer Learning Centers and IT Intellect and was accountable for major corporate accounts and securing contracts to the value of R180,000 per month. I always always had a passion for development, and in January 2008 developed my my first website, www.travelintoafrica.co.za (Offline) - I was responsible for design, development and search engine optimization for this site. Since developing this site I have taken on quite a few other freelance projects and have been involved in development and design of the following sites: Websites: www.ngi.gov.za www.cr2telecom.co.uk www.cartrader.co.za www.propertytrader.co.za http://Carmobi.co.za http://ptmobi.co.za www.rosegarden.co.za www.truso.co.za www.myupperroom.co.za www.integratedbuilding.co.za www.villazest.co.za www.absolutekid.co.za www.lenomo.co.za www.thecoves.co.za www.atlanticseaboardtourism.co.za www.infinitehorizons.co.za
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Geoffrey Bunting - Freelance Commercial Videography & Videography
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4.0
2 Skills
$30
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Objective To work in a challenging and rewarding position,which offers a chance to develop my passion for film and technology as well as the opportunity for professional and personal growths. Experience NASCO Staffing Solutions | 2014 - Present Audio Visual Technician Frequent work at venues such as The Rogers Centre, The Molson Amphitheatre, The Hershey Centre, Downsview Park, and the Toronto Metro Trade and Convention Centre. Events range from music festivals and concerts to corporate events and private parties. Frequent work with Freeman Audio Visual, Westbury National, CCR Solutions, Frischkorn Audio Visual, and Humber College. SW Audio Visual | 2011-2014 Highlight Editor/Content Manager for Kelowna Rockets Hockey Club Captured all in-game footage, organized content within Final Cut Pro, and created highlight packages for the team’s website as well as the Western Hockey League’s media during all home games. Responsible for transferring all footage via FTP applications and uploading content via CMS content manager. Camera operator during games. Hustream Technologies Inc. | 2011-14 Contract Editor/Director of Photography Responsible for editing, color correcting and adding text graphics to video content used within the Hustream interactiveplatform. Worked with actors and clients on set giving direction and script changes. Centre for Arts and Technology | 2012-2014 Course Instructor/Marketing Content Creator/Campus Services As a course instructor I was responsible for creating a course outline, marking assignments, and evaluating students during practical exams. As a videographer I was responsible for directing, shooting, and editing events, interviews, and promotional videos for the schools marketing department. Independent Videographer | 2011-Present Events/Commercial/Corporate Hired by local companies independently under contract to shoot, edit and produce commercial/corporate/creative videos. Worked extensively as a hired camera operator during events. Demo reel can be seen here: vimeo.com/geoffreybunting Education Digital Film-making Program Centre for Arts and Technology | 2009-2011 Major: Digital Filmmaking Completed The British Columbia Motion Picture OrientationCertificate
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Nomonde - Freelance Article Writing & Creative Writing
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I am a 19 year old lady,studying at the University of Limpopo doing Communication studies,enrolled in the following courses:Media studies,Communications,Translation & Linguistic studies,along with English and Xitsonga.I am a person with a passion to write and it is my wish to be a writter one of the good days in my life.I spend most of my time reading and writting if i am not in class.I am a hard worker aand can work in any occassion.
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Nick Bett - Freelance Art & Children's Book Illustration
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5.0
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My name is Nick Bett. I am a student at University of Nairobi pursuing Bachelor's degree in Design. I am also a free hand drawing master which I do proficiently. Currently I am open to freelance illustration jobs.
United Kingdom
Juan Ignacio Carniglia - Freelance Software Design & Android Programming
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Languages: English Level : Advanced First Certificate In English (FCE) GRADE “A” issued by the Cambridge University on December 1996. French Level: Advanced Both Written and Oral. Perfecting course at École France Langues (Paris, year 2000). German Level: Beginner Centro Universitario de Idiomas (CUI). Third module completed. (Average score 77/100). Italian Level: Beginner High school course. Portuguese Level: Beginner Reading / Listening Comprehension. Courses taken (chronologically): • “Total Quality, competition and Management”. Orator Eng. A. Stescovich at the Argentine Institute for the Economic Development (IADE). June 1996. • “Introduction to Internet”, taken at the Universidad Tecnológica Nacional (UTN). April 1997. • “Windows NT 4.0”, taken at the Universidad Tecnológica Nacional (UTN). August 1997. • Certification: Lotus Notes R4 System Administration 1 • Certification: Lotus Notes R4 Application Development 1 • Usage Course of CRS GALILEO at American Airlines. Duration: one week, in order to develop an interface between a Win32 application and the Galileo Reservation System. • ISO 17799 (Information Security Standard) introductory seminar. (8 hrs.). Year 2002. • ISO 17799 (Information Security) implementation seminar (16 hrs.). Year 2002. • Microsoft Framework.NET 2.0 seminar (32 hrs.). Year 2006. • Microsoft Framework.NET 3.5 and VS 2008 (15 hrs.). Year 2008. • Sybase (SUP) and Affaria (SAP Mobility Workshop). Year 2011. • PSI (PSI Metals AG): Certificate PSI Metals Workshop in Finished Goods module. (40 hrs.) Year 2013. Berlin, Germany. • AWE2013. Augmented World Expo (Augmented Reality, 16 hrs.). Year 2013. Santa Clara, CA. • SpringONE. Year 2013 (32 hrs.). Santa Clara, CA. • PyDay La Plata. Speaker, subject : Video Analytics platform using Open Source software. La Plata, Argentina, May 2018. Programming Languages I have worked with (and seniority): • C#. Sr. (MVC / WCF / REST) • Visual Basic (4/5/6 and .Net). Sr. • Node.JS (Ssr.) • ASP (and ASP.NET). Sr. • T-SQL / SQL / PL-SQL (Over MS SQL, Oracle and MySQL). Sr. • VBScript / JavaScript. Sr. / AngularJS • HTML / DHTML. Sr. • ANSI C (Under Linux and Windows). Ssr . • Visual C++. Ssr. • PHP (Under Linux and Windows). Ssr . • Visual FoxPro (Visual Studio 6). Ssr . • Java, Ssr. • Python, Ssr. • PERL (Under Linux and Windows with ActivePerl) Jr. • Go Ssr. • Bash, Jr. • Android NDK (Java), Ssr using Android Studio. Databases I have worked with: Oracle 7.1 an Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g, 12 and Lite. Database administration, users, permissions management. Programming Packages and Stored Procedures, triggers and functions. Usage of PL-SQL and SQL Navigator. MSSQL (6.5, 7, 2000, 2005, 2008 R2) Database administration, users, permissions management. Programming Stored Procedures, triggers, cursors and functions. Query Analyzer and Server Profiler usage. Administration and development of DTS packages, for migrations and administrative tasks. MS ACCESS MySQL (4.x y 5.x) Developments over LAMP platform (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) y XAMPP, using also PERL scripts. PostgreSQL DB Database usage for GIS Development (Geographic Information System) Microsoft Active Directory Experience using AD and LDAP queries, from console and from Visual Basic, C# and VBA applications. OpenLDAP Experience over Windows. Elastic (ElasticSearch) / Splunk (Lucene queries, Facets and Aggregations, etc.). Redis MongoDB Languages and Documentation techniques: • GANNT, DFD, DER, DTE. • UML. Enterprise Architect, Visio, ARIS. • Project (Gantt) – MS Project. Work experience Desktop Applications • Access control system, with bar code credentials for employees (Time keeping). • Stock system, to control the entry and exit of materials into stock. • Application to control PBX using a RS232 connection, to control quota for inmates at federal prison (Devoto’s Penitentiary). • Full CRM System for NetKey Solutions SA. • Full CRM System for ERTACH Call Center. • Frontend Application for international reservation systems (SABRE and GALILEO) (Experience that required for me to take the course on reservation system administration, at American Airlines in Argentine). • Client-Server application to remote control PCs from a central Server. • PC Game with DirectX9. 3D application using different drawing and trigonometry techniques, in Visual C++. • Application to automatically access SharePoint Portals. • Application to scan and report (SQA) errors in ASP applications and Visual Basic – Like FxCop, but before it existed (.Net) • Plug-in for Visual Studio 2003, to show Information hierarchically in a tree like structure. • Authentication and Authorization provider, able to plug into Microsoft Authentication Block. • Custom Cache Component. Development and Documentation of the test cases. Two level cache (File and Memory) using also asymmetric encryption. • Internet Explorer Add-on (developed in C++), for measuring performance and network lag/time. • Isapi Filter (developed in C++) to intercept the requests made to a certain IIS Server, and add predefined content to the response. • Visual Studio 2005 Snippets and Addins development. • Integration Simulations, using a tool developed by myself, in order to allow creation of a complex integration model (using a graphical interface with a canvas), and then simulate it to see how it would behave. Advanced statistics and queuing theory applied here. • POC for using automatic testing tools for Java desktop applications. Project Leader and analyst using QF-Test. • POS module (C# desktop app) interacting with REST services (PHP) and Prestashop. • Administrative Systems development using Visual Basic and Visual FoxPro, together with MS SQL and Oracle. • Support application for Image Recognition using Emgu (OpenCV .NET Port) and other technologies. Web Applications • Chat application for Intranet. Developed in Visual Basic. • Web sites development, Intranets and Extranets, using Visual Basic and MS-SQL over Win32 platform (Microsoft DNA Model and COM/COM+) and ASP language. • Reporting application, using ChartFX for .Net and Oracle database. • Visual Studio 2003 Add-on, for code revision on old ASP pages. • Perl+PHP+MySQL application to interact with NAGIOS, in order to simplify NAGIOS configuration and monitoring. • RoketAffinity Joomla template customization to adapt to a tourism company. Modules adaptation and bug testing. • Experience with D3 JavaScript graphic component (for reporting and other projects). • Applications development using ASP.NET (Web Applications, Web Services and console applications). • Assemblies Development using C# (Components). • .NET WCF Behaviors. • Applications built using AngularJS (Kibana Visualizations, and Kibi Visualizations). • MVC Application for Pipes Detection and Counting on an image. • Developer Portals (API Portals) using Meteor, Swagger and Markdown language. Services • Web Services using integrated Security for Access to remote functions over Active Directory and Commerce Server. • Client-Server application for SLA verification on the render and download times of Web Pages, ASP and ASP.Net. • WCF Services and Silverlight applications development. • WCF Services for Pipe Counting and Detection. • REST API for 2D Codes (Datamatrix and QR) decoding. • .NET WCF Service for Logging. • .NET RESP API for interaction with GIS System (Postgres + PostGIS, GeoServer). • REST Services documentation using Swagger. Scripting • Applications to communicate with CISCO Routers, and other devices (Subscribers) using PERL Scripts. • Python scripts to handle Elasticsearch cluster and data management. • Python scripting for various tasks, related to data management and image processing. Machine Learning • Classification Implementation using OpenCV+Tensorflow and a custom CNN. R&D, Design, implementation. Teaching • Experience as instructor, covering subjects related to .NET and SOA (Service Oriented Architecture). (Courses given in both Spanish and English, in Argentina and Italy). • Experience as instructor. Machine learning with focus on Classification. Tensorflow, real life cases. • TechTalks on Machine Learning for xGem Community. • Dissertations on Video Analytics. Implementations / Others • Work experience under: DOS, WINDOWS (all versions) and Linux (Fedora, RedHat and Ubuntu). • Modifications to Billing and Accounting System (SunSystems). • Experience creating dashboards with Kibana, integrated with Elasticsearch, Fluent and Logstash (ELK), versions 1.x and 2.x. Custom aggregations and custom panels. • Migration of old systems in Windows NT with SQL Server 7 to Windows 2000 with SQL Server 2000. • Migration of systems with SQL to Oracle and vice versa. • POCs using C++ and DirectX9. • Experience managing turn-key projects from the client side. • Penetration testing for internal applications (ASP). Vulnerability Discovery. • Framework definition for Continuous Integration for Tenaris. Automated Testing (Jenkins + SopaUI) server and reporting server based on Elasticsearch. • Experience developing a complete Open Source GIS infrastructure (using GeoServer and OpenLayers / Leaflet). • Experience with Robotframework (from Google), Selenium2 and Suds. • Participation as architect on the migration of an industrial system for one of the main mills of the Company. Interaction with Level 2 applications, Custom applications and SAP modules (Industrial, Commercial). • Project Leader. Normative Project to standardize the usage of Java in the Company. • Architect in research Project for Google Glass (and Augmented Reality). • Experience using and managing Windows NT4.0 and 2000 Server / Adv. Server, Windows 2003, Vista and Linux RedHat, Fedora and Ubuntu (JJ 9.04). • Work experience, maintaining and configuring NAGIOS under Linux. • Experience developing Joomla! Based Web Sites. Templates usage, Joomfish and several other modules, components and plugins. • Experience developing Android native applications with Java and JNI code for Augmented Reality proof of concept. • Experience with the Elasticsearch Stack (ELK). Migration from Oracle into ELK, full stack implementations. • Experience developing Kibana dashboards, plugins and visualizations (See my GITHUB project on this). Also a lot of Logstash configuration. • 3D Graphics Artist / Modeler. TurboSquish. • Experience developing and deploying Mulesoft Flows using Mulesoft Exchange and Anypoint Studio. Out-of-work experiences: • C++ and DirectX games and 3D applications programming. • SDL (Simple DirectMedia Layer) 2D games programming. • Experience developing Windows applications in Java, using Swing and J2ME. • Usage of aircrack-ng suite of tools in order to secure networks. Also wireshark and the like. • Screenlets programming for Ubuntu, using Python. • 3D Graphics contributor for open source game Railroad Tycoon (OpenTTD) using Blender. • Editing and Composing videos using Blender, 3D modeling. • Kibana (Elastic) visualizations and Plugins development (Open Source). • A lot of mind-cracking on hackerrank too. Work roster (Detail): • 02/2018 - present: Kimberly-Clark, as a Senior Solution Architect in the Digital Shelf branch. • 11/2010 – 01/2018: Tenaris SA., as an IT Specialist in the Applications Architecture team. • 3/2008 - 11/2010: HP Argentina (Still for Tenaris). Change in position to Software Architect, performing design and implementation tasks. • 11/2003 - 3/2008: Senior Programmer for EDS Argentina (Electronic Data Systems). Infrastructure area. On site development of Web Services, Web Applications and Core Assemblies with.Net, for Tenaris. • 11/1999 - 02/2002: Win32 applications developer. Intranets and Extranets developer as well as E-Commerce Web Sites and Portals for consulting firm. Development using DNA (visual basic back end, ASP front end), Visual InterDev, Visual Fox Pro, MS SQL 7 and Oracle 8i. Company NetKey Solutions SA . • 09/1998 - 10/1999: Tech support and network administration analyst. Lotus Dominio.Doc system manager for SyscomCipher SA . Software and Hardware provisioning and maintenance. Lotus Script programming. Email and Backup systems administration. • 9-2003 - 10/2003: Freelance work for xNetwork. Migration of Excel files, into PHP forms. • 08/2000 - 08/2003: Full development of an Intranet site (design, development, implementation, documentation, testing and support) for ERTACH (formerly Millicom Argentina SA) . Systems and Network Administrator. Backups and user’s PCs. Internal developments and documentation supervisor. Analyst and development. • 12/2006 – 01/2008: Maintenance and update of application documentation for TestDisk and PhotoRec (both applications devoted to data recovery) for CGSecurity, in Spanish. Freelance. • 08/2016 – 10/2017: Android Developer (Native Application) for a Kiosk Application. Freelance. • 04/2016 – 02/2017: Kibi developer. AngularJS / Kibi framework (Kibana Port). Freelance. • 04/2016 – present: Kibana Visualizations and Plugins developer. AngularJS. Freelance. • 01/2015 – 02/2015: Development of Joomla based site for Padre Massa foundation (www.fundacionpadremassa.com.ar) of the San Lorenzo de Almagro Club . • 01/2015 - present: Development of corporate Joomla based site for cooperative La Pascana (www.lapascana.com.ar). Freelance. • 09/2011 - 11/2011: Development of Corporate Joomla based site for Real estate broker (www.godoyasesores.com). Freelance. • 06/2009 and present: Development of corporate site (HTML y Flash) and backend (.NET y MySQL) for Babyblues (babyblues.com.ar). Freelance. • 10/2009 - 12/2009: Development of corporate Joomla based site for “ Columbia Viajes ”. (www.columbiaviajes.com.ar) • 11/2008 - 02/2009: Development and support for client-desktop application in.NET (C#), mixed with PHP, using MySQL database; for ProClientes. Freelance. • 10-2004 – 11-2004: Freelance work for Portuguese company. Application to read from a RSS FEED. Extra Comments: • I have a valid VISA to enter the US.
New York, New York, United States