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Carol Adams - Freelance Book Writing & Children's Book Writing
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I am a writer myself and I love to help other writers with their work by beta-reading for them. I mostly write short stories, but am currently in the process of writing something more. Usually, I like to write fiction, but I have tried to write my own non-fiction stuff until I figured out how boring my life actually is. I have been told that I am good at writing and correcting errors so if you...
Dayton, Ohio, United States
Ann Robinson - Freelance Children's Book Writing & Proofreading
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Dayton, Ohio, United States
Demetrius smith - Freelance Voiceovers & Children's Book Writing
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Dayton, Ohio, United States

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Katie Johnson - Freelance Graphic Design & Book Design
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5.0
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KATHERINE J. S. JOHNSON 3314 Emory Church Road Olney, MD 20832 301-570-2858 f/301-570-2859 evernor@comcast.net www.ecrcontractors.com/Graphic_Design.html To Whom It May Concern: I am an experienced graphic designer and marketer with over 13 years of experience in print design and publishing. I have done everything from marketing and promotions, to expert book layout, design and editing. I am also a talented cover designer and a computer wizard when it comes to file conversions of both graphic and text files. I can also create eBooks and have recently worked converting titles for both Amazon's Kindle and Sony's Nook. In addition I am a highly experienced graphic designer proficient in all Adobe software platforms including PhotoShop, Illustrator, DreamWeaver and InDesign. I can handle your marketing and promotional efforts from concept to completion. I can design or update your logos, catalogs, brochures, web pages, banner ads, flyers and trade show materials. And I can design, write and publish your newsletter or e-newsletter. I am also an expert photo editor, and I can restore your old photos or make your new ones look sensational. My strong research skills and ingenuity provide me with the ability to learn and adapt to any contingency. My ideal situation allows me to work mainly from my fully equipped home office. I am a multi-tasker and creative problem solver with exceptional follow-through allowing me to work independently, efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced environment. When you review my résumé, I am sure you will find that I have the experience you require. Please feel free to check out my portfolio www.ecrcontractors.com/Graphic_Design.html. If you need someone you can depend on, please contact me. I look forward to hearing from you. Sincerely, Katie Johnson KATHERINE J. S. JOHNSON Overview I have worked with a wide range of mediums to produce professional and targeted informational, marketing and promotional materials. My expertise in graphic design and desktop publishing combined with excellent copywriting, editing and research capabilities give me the skills needed to produce the print and online graphic materials that can provide your company the face it needs. Notable Skills ? Graphic Design and Artistry- Innovative designs to give you the look you want. High quality production of book covers, banner ads, logos, promotional pieces in a variety of styles, software environments and file formats. Targeted creation of event posters, flyers, postcards, direct mail pieces, business cards, certificates, tickets, résumés and more! ? Publishing- Formatting and editing of books and manuscripts for printed and electronic publishing. Professional creation of books, newsletters, catalogues, brochures and trade show materials. Cover design. ? Newsletters- Newsletter production including template design, layout, writing, editing, html formatting and electronic distribution. ? eBooks- Conversion of books and documents to eBooks. Formatting and uploading of eBooks for Kindle, Nook and various other eReaders. ? Promotions- Targeted ad creation including placement in a variety of medias, custom invitations, design and production of promotional giveaways and contests. Creation and updating of trade show materials. Custom t-shirt and merchandise design and production. ? Marketing- Co-ordination of online and off-line marketing efforts for optimum revenue and cost efficiency. Expert copyrighting. Design and implementation of strategic marketing plans. Engineering of marketing alliances and cross promotions with diverse organizations to further the visibility of all parties. Market research including creation and implementation of market surveys. Exceptional research skills. ? Event Production- Program and content development and production for events including parties, formal events, festivals, sporting events, fashion shows, and demonstrations. Solicitation of sponsors, booking, site selection and contract negotiations. Hiring, hospitality, and vendor coordination. ? Public Relations- Writing and distribution of press releases and press kits. Interviews, blog tours, review solicitations and social media networking. ? Fundraising- Membership drives, merchandising and events of all kinds. ? Direct Mail Campaigns, Email Broadcasts and Fax Broadcasts- Piece design, copywriting, product research, lead generation, list research, preparation of financials, tracking, and report generation. ? Webmaster- Website design and management with an emphasis on usability and optimal marketability. ? Database Management- Customization, management and maintenance of your database. Data conversions, imports and exports. ? Photo Retouching- Retouching, restoration and manipulation of photos and other graphics. ? Software- Proficient at running and trouble shooting a wide range of software including the following: ACT!, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe InDesign, WordPerfect, DreamWeaver, Excel, Front Page, Lotus, MSWord, PowerPoint, Quark Express, QuickBooks. Capable of mastering new software in a minimum of time. ? Hardware- Skilled at computer and component installation, maintenance, and upgrades. Experience Arrow Publications, LLC Potomac, MD Public Relations Director Increased visibility of the authors through radio, print and online interviews and reviews. Promoted and marketed comics and graphic novels as well as a wide variety of other titles. In charge of social networking, press releases, author interviews, blog tours and review solicitations. Designed a wide variety or targeted banner ads. Formatted titles for release on Amazon’s Kindle and published on their site. Maintained FaceBook, Twitter, and YouTube accounts to promote titles and authors. Produced electronic newsletter included writing, editing, layout, graphic creation, html formatting, publishing and electronic distribution. Hutton Electronic Publishing Westport, CT Book Designer Designed and formatted manuscripts and books for publishing as paperbacks and hardcover books. Cover design, creation and formatting. Interior layout design. Maintained website included updates, new pages for new titles, maintaining and updated inventory for shopping cart. Evolve Marketing and Graphic Design Olney, MD Marketing, Graphic Design, Promotions, Desktop Publishing, Event Production Provide marketing, desktop publishing services, graphic design, trade show materials, advertising, promotions and event planning. Hire and oversee talent. Conduct onsite hospitality, stage and event management when need arises. In charge of soliciting and coordinating vendors for large festival events. Other services include fundraising, desktop publishing and website design, as well as expert database creation and management. Plan and coordinate the Sherwood Elementary School Spring Fair. Business Publishers, Inc. Silver Spring, MD Director of Marketing In charge of marketing staff of twelve. Oversaw production of direct mail campaigns, promotional efforts, copy and prospect research for over 50 publications. Troubleshot computer and technical problems. Designed marketing plan and work schedule to accommodate entire department. Coordination of the marketing department to combine conference promotions with publication promotions and effectively reduced costs. Cut costs and raised revenue by 14% in a single quarter. Responsible for all aspects of marketing and promoting eleven publications. Conceived and implemented electronic delivery of publications. Developed a new method of processing site license requests for significantly increased profits. AIS Marketing, Inc. Greenbelt, MD Vice President of Marketing Implemented marketing programs for the EB-5 Investment Visa Program. Supervised workflow for 15 marketing representatives. Created and implemented strategies for marketing to international prospects. Responsible for database administration and information systems networking. Ecolution, Inc. Merrifield, VA Office Manager Office management, accounts payable and receivables, and payroll for eco-friendly mail order clothing store. Henry M. Jackson Foundation Washington, DC Research Associate Behavioral sciences research on military AIDS patients. Included extensive targeted research for several doctors. Educations The George Washington University Washington, DC ? B.A., Psychology ? A.A., Economics Maryland College of Art and Design Silver Spring, MD ? Web Page Design Professional Training Various Sites ? Marketing Plans & Competitive Strategies ? Managing Multiple Projects Objectives and Deadlines ? E-Commerce: Web Marketing Essentials ? Website Development and Design ? How to Develop Effective Marketing Plans & Competitive Strategies ? NPA Prospering from the Electronic Revolution Conference. ? NEPA International Newsletter Conference. Concentrations in Web Marketing, Email Marketing, Fax Broadcasting, and E-Commerce. Samples www.ecrcontractors.com/Graphic_Design.html References Available upon request KATHERINE J. S. JOHNSON 3314 Emory Church Road Olney, MD 20832 301-570-2858 f/301-570-2859 evernor@comcast.net www.ecrcontractors.com/Graphic_Design.html
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
George Davis - Freelance Art & Mural Painting
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3.0
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Works consist of fluency in all forms of art. portraits, still, deco, crafts, graphics, murals, etc. using any type or product and texture. Have been paint/drawing since childhood, and take great pride in every product produced. If you are looking for the artist who can do it all, this is the one stop shop. original greeting cards for any occasion or holiday, acrylic paintings gift baskets, wall pieces, or you'd like a mural painted directly to the surfaces, travel is available.
Moss Point, Mississippi, United States
Olivia Bradford - Freelance Painting & Illustration
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4.0
2 Skills
$40
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I am a 29 year old college graduate from The University Of. THE District Of Columbia, I received a BA Degree in Fine Arts. I consider myself to be classified as a Interdisciplinary Artist. I work in several different mediums such as painting with acrylic and water color, scratch board illustrating, visual narratives for children's books, pen and ink illustration, animation, figure drawing, and photography. Technical Skills. Adobe Illustrator Adobe Photoshop CS3 and CS4 Dream Weaver Quark Express Flash for Animation Soft Skills I love working with others I am very dedicated to my work as an artist I have worked with Microsoft Suite I have good communication skills Job Objective I would love to work for the following art industries such as Dream Works, Disney, Nickolodean, Cartoon Network, Hallmark Greeting Card Company, or a small Graphic Design Firm, or to work with other illustrators in their companies art department.
Hyattsville, Maryland, United States
Elizabeth Wilson - Freelance Public Relations & Journalistic Photography
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4.5
2 Skills
$75
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Communications professional with experience providing public relations, writing, and editing services to agencies, companies, organizations, and individuals; a proven track record in developing and implementing public relations strategies, media placement, and special events planning and promotion; writer and editor for numerous CDC projects, television, newspapers, and magazines, trained public speaker, photographer. HIGHLIGHTS: • Experience in healthcare communications with the CDC’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO), the Georgia Dept. of Human Resources’ Division of Public Health, and other healthcare-related organizations and facilities including the Atlanta chapters of the American Kidney Foundation and the Multiple Sclerosis Society • Achieved positive local, state, and national coverage for the Georgia Department of Human Resources (DHR) • Planned and executed numerous book signings with authors ranging from President Jimmy Carter, Charles Frazier (COLD MOUNTAIN), actors Michael Palin, Charlton Heston, and Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee, historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, Cokie Roberts of NPR, photographer William Wegman, and numerous others EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: Independent Consultant 2011 - present Public relations consultant, writer, and editor. Recent clients include Roost Gifts & Décor, singer Kathy Christensen, Books Again, and the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, three- and two-month contracts, respectively, with the Art Institute of Atlanta and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Div. of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity), and contributor (writing & photography) to Decatur-Avondale Estates PATCH (http://decatur.patch.com/). I also substitute teach with the City of Decatur (GA) Schools. Assistant Director of Communications, The Art Institute of Atlanta & The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur 2006 – 2011 (department eliminated effective 2/2/2011) Responsible for media relations, writing, and editing, handling special events, wrote bi-monthly online, in-house newsletter, published through the MailChimp program, oversaw and executed media for opening of Decatur campus. Public Relations Manager, Office of Communications, Georgia Department of Human Resources Responsible for media relations, special events and projects, writing, editing, and other related communications efforts. Worked with all divisions of the agency, including Public Health, Aging Services, Mental Health, and Family & Children Services. Director of Communications, Chapter 11*, The Discount Bookstores Responsible for all events planning, promotion, and public relations for the locally-owned chain of 13 bookstores; oversaw production of all advertising and promotional materials; worked with individual stores to determine effective ways to boost sales and consumer awareness; initiated and followed through on execution of special projects and regular appearances on WXIA-TV's "Peachtree Morning." Created first corporate newsletter.
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Mel Gilden - Freelance Fiction Writing & Script Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
$30
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Mel Gilden Writer website: www.melgilden.com Objective: To use my creative writing talent, editing skills, and technical knowledge, as well as my varied management and teaching background, to help produce and track sparkling story materials for your projects. Writing: Award-winning published author • Author of many stories and more than 40 published books for children and adults, both originals and adaptations of licensed properties. • Scripted over 100 original episodes of television drama and comedy. • Writer of books based on video games. • Winner of the prestigious Selezione Bancarellino award for children's fiction. • Production consultant with companies such as DIC Animation and Hanna-Barbera. • Designed attractions for Disney and MCA/Universal theme parks. • Researched and wrote many articles about popular culture for the Los Angeles Times and other publications. • Developed ideas suggested by writers, editors, and external customers. Editing • Served at various publications with increasing levels of responsibility, culminating as editor-in-chief of a special interest magazine. • Assistant story editor for the DIC television production of The Real Ghostbusters. • Experienced project editor. • Edited feature articles for the Los Angeles Times and instructional articles for a technical magazine. Management and Teaching • Accomplished public speaker, including five years as co-host of the science-fiction interview show, Hour-25. • Frequent lecturer to school and library groups on the subject of fiction writing and the writer's life. • Organizer of articles, photographs, and advertisements in preparation for print. • University-level writing instructor, creating all lesson plans and catalog entries. Education Bachelor of Arts Degree from California State University, Los Angeles Major: English Minor: Physics Personal: I am a creative person with varied writing and editing experience. I am an energetic self-starter who is comfortable working independently or as part of a team. Deadlines are important and are taken seriously. I am ready to make a significant contribution to your company's editorial or story department.
Van Nuys, California, United States
Nicole Spano - Freelance Article Writing & Creative Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
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I am attending college in Prescott and taking classes towards a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism. I currently have 50 credits towards my AA in English Literature as my minor degree. I have published 2 news articles at Paradise Valley College in Phoenix, Arizona. I have written a children's book entitled "A Cow Named Bleu", which I have copyrighted and am currently trying to get published. I have also completed all my college english courses and some journalism courses as a requiremment towqards my Bachelor's Degree for journalism.
Prescott, AZ, Arizona, United States
Jimmy Ettele - Freelance Blog Writing & Children's Book Writing
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3.5
2 Skills
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I am a husband, a father of two girls, and a pet owner. I am a featured online blogger for the republicanherald.com, thirtymag.com, and berksmontnews.com. I write as a father, a kid, a son, a brother, a friend, and a husband trying to maintain lucidity in a crazy world.
Boyertown, Pennsylvania, United States