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Debra Waller - Freelance Creative Writing & Content Writing
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• A competent business woman with a decade plus experience • Experience in the telephone industry • Experience in the legal field • Experience in the transportation industry • Excellent people skills • Good Management Skills • Multi-tasker • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Excellent computer skills o Word o Excel o Power Point • BA in English from Hollins...
Roanoke, Virginia, United States

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Patricia King Edwards - Freelance Editing & Business Plan Writing
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Patricia King-Edwards SUMMARY: As president of my own company, I coordinated classes, teachers, editors, writers, translators (32 languages) and simultaneous communication projects etc. At present, I do freelance editing/writing/ ghost writing of all types of documents in all fields. I hope to obtain a position that involves administration or editing in which I may use my varied abilities. EDUCATION Carleton University, Ottawa CANADA BA Comparative Religion 1976 Certificate in ESL teaching 1978 COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE -- Internet, MS Word, WORD PERFECT, some web design and design of brochures or flyers ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER 1976 – 2001/ 2006 -- ESL Teacher in Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal CANADA • Willis Business College Ottawa On 1976-79 • The Toronto Board of Education – immigrants 1980- 1983 • Humber College Toronto (Directed ESL Home Day Care program for immigrant women) 1984-85 • Metro Toronto Language School –young adults 1980-1984 • CCL Montreal –corporate clients Nortel Canada, Teleglobe, Atomic Energy of Canada, Paramax, 1985-1988 • McGill University Montreal (Business Writing) 1987-1988 • CMHC Ottawa Ont (Corporate clients) 1996-1998 • Algonquin College Ottawa (tested young international students for College Placement and taught Business Writing ) 1998-2000 SELF EMPLOYED 1987-1990, 1998-2001 and 2008- ? Tested, placed, taught and coordinated many levels of ESL students and many nationalities (coordinated teachers, translators, editors, schedules and projects etc.) ? Offered corporate clients a high quality service. Many have now graduated from universities and become professionals in the English speaking world. ? Worked with international students and new Canadian immigrants --all of whom would give an excellent testimony of the time spent in my classes. ? Designed and wrote five (200 page) ESL manuals for IELTS/TOEFL, Secretarial, Business, and Technical Writing and How to Edit your Text ? Punjab, India - Taught EFL in a college in the. 2010 (January) and 2011 (November –January) ? Taught Enhanced English language courses to foreign trained agricultural professionals in Ottawa, London ON, Toronto and Guelph CANADA through the Ontario Institute of Agrology and the University of Guelph. OIA lost their government funding for courses. 2008 – 2012 ? Volunteer ESL teacher of Nepalese refugees – help with writing government documents etc. 2011- 2013 ENGLISH EDITOR I have edited many types of documents from resumes, brochures, Business Plans, grant proposals, theses, books in all subject areas. 1986-1988: Did a substantive edit on `Nuclear Strategy - A Conventional Approach in a Nuclear Age' at St Jean Military Base Qc. (edited the PhD of Charles Philippe David and later rewrote it into a book). Final comment from the publisher was `This is the best writing that I have ever seen'. (Book may be shown upon request) 1984 - Edited technical documents and worked alongside engineers and technical support teams; wrote for internal newspapers and produced speeches for corporations such as Northern Telecom, Atomic Energy of Canada, Canada Liquid Air, CMHC Ottawa etc. - Substantive edits on documents concerning Computer Engineering, Political Science, High Finance, Accounting, Business Management, plus a PhD for a professor at McGill and Concordia. (one paper won `Best Paper Award in Jordan in 1995).-- client for over 20 years. Edited theses /books in Computer Science, Engineering, Sociology, Psychology, fiction books, military books and Geology texts etc. – (really too many to list) ? ‘The Power of Prayer’ Anita Yeun Ottawa, On, destined for Mainland China (2002) ? Personal Writing Assistant/Ghost writer to Hank Hallas and Elijah Ministry Ottawa, ON (for books, brochures and business papers) (2002 -2003) ? ‘When God Shows Up’ by George Desjardins, Kanata Ont. (2007) ? Edited cook books (recipes and nutrition charts etc) and documents for the Holistic Cooking School of Canada for Lori Nichols Davies, Carleton Place ON. (2008-2011) ? The Influence of Manga Dal by Ahnand Rajkumar (modern day fables of Guyana 2009) ? A collection of Sci-fi books by Bob Pinder Moss (2008) PROFESSIONAL PROFILE OF PATRICIA KING-EDWARDS.....................................P.3 ? ‘Alexander Fraser –The Forgotten Hero –Irene Spence and Ron Shaw’ (2011) ? The Annual Report – Department of National Defence, Ottawa (2011) ? At First They Were Soldiers --- Ron Shaw 2014 ? Monitoring and Evaluation – Data Management System ***** Lainjo 2014 ? Creating a Digital Government Dr Al-Khouri Minister of E-Commerce the UAE government (2016) –ongoing client ? Developing A Sustainable Organization Dr Al-Khouri Minister of E-Commerce the UAE government (2016) ? Circle of Attention Professor Al--Khouri Minister of E-Commerce the UAE government (2016) ? Strategic Plan – IT Solutions Dr AL-Khouri for Al-Rowad Inc UAE (2016) ? Mindset – Change Your Mind Change your Life Dr Al-Khouri Minister of E-Commerce the UAE government (2016) ? Harness Your Mind to Achieve Your Dreams for Dr Al-Khouri the UAE 2016 ? Redeemed by Love Mia Stubbs North Carolina USA 2016 ? For Those in Flight – semi-fiction about raising an autistic daughter Dr Rashmee - ongoing client (2016) ? The Enigma of White Chapel -mystery by Stephen Pease (2017) --an ongoing client ? The Visual Workplace (corporation) Gwendolyn Galsworth (2017) --an ongoing client ? Battle of Innocence -- Autobiography Oni Hope (2017) --an ongoing client ? Arab Federation of e-Commerce (A UAE corporation) Al Ghoneim (2017) --an ongoing client ? PRISM by ***** (2016) an ongoing client WRITING HISTORY 1987– 20011: Within my own linguistic company, designed and wrote five (200 page) ESL books on Secretarial, Business and Technical Writing, TOEFL/ IELTS / CAN TEST PREPARATION and How to Edit your Text, which are the basis of the ELC seminars. 1987 - : My specialty writing brochures for people starting their own business. MY OWN BOOKS TO BE PUBLISHED -- 2016: All used as seminars in Canada and India ? ‘Where is Your Heart’ (about my mission trips to India) ? True Worship- Restores us to our First Love’’ (300 pages) ? ‘Someone Needs What I Got’ my life story (800 pages) ? ‘Your Journey to the Promised Land – Mind, Soul and Body’ ? ‘Apostleship Training – God’s Way’ ? It Causes Me Shame ? ‘Kingdom of God Living’ ? Overcoming by The Blood of the Lamb ? Revolution Not Revival ? Christian Mountain ? Where are You – a book on ex-drug addicts and the success REFERENCES FROM CLIENTS Hi Tricia Thanks to the skills of editing/ghost writing work of Tricia King Edwards, Elijah Ministries presented clear, simple, precise and professional writing for our newsletters, articles and books. Thanks Tricia for your motivation and professional touch. Blessings, Hank Hank Hallas & Anita Hallas, Missionaries to the nations www.theelijahministries.com * * * * * * * * * * * * * "Patricia is an accomplished English Language teacher, coach and editor. Persons whose first language is English have improved their writing and delivery skills. “English as a Second Language” students benefitted from her thorough teaching and appropriate delivery skills. Patricia has always updated her students on the latest advancement on the ever evolving English Language. I unhesitatingly recommend her." -- Adnand Toronto ________________________________________ Dear Patricia, I've written this recommendation of your work to share with other LinkedIn users. "Patricia is a really nice person to work with and for, and it's a great pleasure to be on her masterful team in our efforts to help Alliance Vision Education Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. Patricia knows her stuff better than best and is a professional editor and writer of incomparable skills and expertise. No matter what you've written, you want it edited and made pristine with the highest level of proficiency and excellence, Patricia is the person you should hire. You will get the best there is when you do!" Sincerely, Patrick Stafford LA. USA * * * * * * * * * * * * * Hi Patrick -- Brother, I find it so easy to work with Tricia as she is competent and apt to make things succeed for our organization. I have known Tricia over the years as a very kind soul, a lady who means what she says and a spirit that can help change the impossible into possible. Hope through working with her, you will be very much pleased as I have been over the years. Thanks and Be blessed George * * * * * * * * * * * * * My very dear friend and sensitive writer, Tricia I read what you did, made the changes but must say that I was awed by how you changed the mood of some of the phrases - their start and their ending. Example at the end: How enriched...... etc. These have broken the occasional monotony of my testimony. Your changes have touched me so much that I dare say my story may have captured your interest. Thank you for a wonderful turn-around and for your precious contribution. Warmly, Ralph -- Montreal * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Dear Pat, This is just a note if you ever want one for a reference. You have worked with me now for over 20 years. Many many manuscripts in High Finance, Debt Equity Swaps, Accounting and Business Management have passed through your capable hands. You have edited my curriculum materials, PhD thesis and many more. StiIl, I am so glad, we will work together once more on yet another document which is the management book for the Middle East. You have been a great asset to me in helping me not only move ahead in my career, but on a personal level as well, as I consider you my friend. Best of luck in all your endeavours... Sincerely, F Elali Bahrain / Montreal
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dilshad Parker - Freelance Graphic Design & Package Design
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I am a Graphic Designer in the industry in South Africa for 15 years. I have worked in various design sectors with alot of experience in the retail sector. My strengths are in Corporate ID, Brochures, Brand Development and page layout of any kind. I also do packaging design, and am a competent writer. If you are a small or larger business that needs a Graphic Designer but don't want to hire one permanently, then my freelance offering could be ideal for you. If you need me to be on site that can be discussed. You may also outsource your work to me. I am happy to take a brief and liase via email. Contact me with your request. I will provide great service at competitive rates. dilshadparker@gmail.com www.dilshadparker.com
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Erin Donahue - Freelance Art & Medical Illustration
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Thank you for your interest in my freelancing skills. I am new the freelancing scene, but have had much experience writing, both for work and leisure. I am currently employed with a local law enforcement agency and as such, have been given the opportunity to perfect my professional writing abilities as required by the standards within my workforce. Outside fo this, I have been working on several novels, have written various articles and have a wide range of interests so feel I would be able to put the passion I have for writing into any piece I tackle. I am very excited about broadening my writing horizons to cover freelancing and look forward to working with you on your next project. Thank you. Erin
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Sayuri Miyashima - Freelance Japanese Translation & Proofreading
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Japanese <> English Translator / Japanese instructor Education: ? Master of Art in Translation (Japanese), expected May 2013 Kent, Ohio, U.S.A. ? Bachelor of Art in English language and literature, March 2011 Hiroshima Shudo University, Hiroshima, JAPAN ? ESL program and regular courses as a exchange student Kent State University, February 2009—March 2010, August—December 2007 Special Skills: Foreign language skills: Japanese (native speaker) and English Computer skills: Microsoft Office(Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe Photoshop, HTML, CAT tool (Passolo, SDL Trados) Work Experience: ? Graduate Assistant (Japanese instructor), Kent State University, Kent, Ohio August 2011—Present Teach Elementary and Intermediate level Japanese Tutor Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced Japanese language students Operate a weekly coffee hour ? Assistant Teacher in ESL, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio June 2012—August 2012 Assisted a teacher in several level English classes Assisted students in their study Grading ? Assistant Teacher, Hiroshima Shudo University, Hiroshima, Japan April 2008—February 2009, April 2010—January 2011 Assisted a teacher in English learning classes for freshmen Assisted students in their study Grading
Kent, Ohio, United States
Clive Parkes - Freelance 3D Graphic Design & 3D Animation
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$50
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I offer a full range of 3d modelling, 3d illustration and animation, graphic design and production solutions for packaging, promotion and retail environments as well as residential environments. I’ve worked with world wide agencies, major corporations, small companies, graphic design studios and web developers to produce a variety of high quality illustrations and animations for Web Sites, Television Commercials, Trade Shows, Retail & Residential Environments
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Don Ward - Freelance Landscape Architecture & Graphic Design
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Don has worked in both public and private practice since 2000, covering a range of project experience in England, Ireland and Australia. Schemes have included private estate gardens, parks, education, residential, health and commercial developments. Don’s particular strength is in innovative, creative design with strong graphics presentation skills which have been utilised for public consultation, presentations and practice promotion. These skills extend to production information, detailing, specifying, planning and tender processes through to project management and site completion. The range of experience demonstrates an adaptable approach to varied project types and successful outcomes to create quality places and spaces. Don graduated from the University of Central England in Birmingham with school prizes in his undergraduate and postgraduate work. Professional project work since has had success in the Landscape Institute Awards 2007, Local Government Street Design Awards 2008, Bristol City Council Innovator of the Year 2008 Award and the BALI Awards in 2010. Don gained Chartership status as a member of the Landscape Institute in 2010. He also has a Certificate for Understanding Placemaking 2011 (Homes and Communities Agency) of which sustainable communities and development is an interest. As well as excellent hand drawn skills in concept and illustration, Don also has strengths in knowledge of a range of computer applications such as Photoshop, Sketchup, Indesign and AutoCAD.
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Gil Howard - Freelance Package Design & 3D Graphic Design
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G i l H o w a r d 2605 Brookhaven Drive, Yardley, PA 19067 215-321-7095 gilhwrd8@verizon.net W O R K E X P E R I E N C E 11/08-PRESENT…HOWARDESIGNS – Yardley, PA Owner / Creative Director / Designer – Sales & service, graphic design, art & photo direction, project management & coordination, and print preparation of packaging, pop displays, brand identity and sales promotion materials. Work directly with various size companies. Client base: Food, Pharmaceutical, Manufacturing and B to B. Special Achievements: Designed new packaging and branding for start-up food company that increased sales 300% and opened the door to help expand their product distribution in Whole Foods Markets and beyond. 11/99–11/07…KRAFT/NABISCO FOODS – East Hanover, NJ Project Manager / Graphic Designer (contractor) – Project management & coordination, graphic design, art direction and print production of corrugated packaging projects, POP and sales promotion materials. Worked with internal company clients and functions including: Marketing/Brand Managers, Package Design Managers, Package Engineering, Product Supply and Logistics. Created efficient and effective workflow process. Attended project kick-off and status meetings. Prepared timelines and estimates. Hired, managed and coordinated with external vendors and contractors. Managed one full-time assistant. Special Achievements: Increased the International Division’s products distribution through presentation of new display structure. Increased internal art department’s corrugated niche business six-fold in two years. Received Creative Services Department employee of the year for 2003. 3/96–9/98…EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE – Princeton, NJ Project Manager / Graphic Designer (contractor) – Graphic design, art direction, project management & coordination and print production of corporate collateral, brand identity and sales promotion materials. Worked directly with internal clients and functions as well as outside vendors. Special Achievements: Provided an extremely high level of creativity raising reputation of internal publications department. Designed logo/branding for Advanced Placement program that created and received national recognition. Designed poster for new student art exhibit program that lead to wide exposure & expansion of Advanced Placement sub-program. 1/89–3/96…QUANTUM DESIGN GROUP – Willow Grove, PA Owner / Creative Director / Graphic Designer – Sales & service, graphic design, art & photography direction, project management & coordination and print production of Free standing insert advertising, packaging, brand identity and sales promotion materials. Worked directly with small to medium sized companies. Special Achievements: Designed series of freestanding insert coupon ads for Diet Rite sodas that increased sales by 500%. Designed new packaging for Cedar Fresh products that took company from number nine to number one nationally in product category. 10/86–1/89…T. J. PAUL, INC. – Rydal, PA Graphic Designer – Graphic design, art direction, comping, project management & coordination and print production of freestanding insert advertising, packaging, corporate identity and sales promotion materials. Special Achievements: Designed and comp’d many freestanding insert ads for presentation leading to client’s approvals. Worked overtime as necessary to insure completion of critical projects for Nabisco Brands client. T E A C H I N G E X P E R I E N C E 9/98–2003…MERCER COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE – W. Windsor, NJ¬ Adjunct Professor – Teach courses titled Basic Advertising Design, Advertising Design I, Advertising Design II, Computer Art 2-D. Develop tests, lecture, write syllabus, and advise. 9/94–9/97…THE ANTONELLI INSTITUTE – Erdinheim, PA Teacher – Teach courses titled Studio Design I, Desktop Publishing, Computer/ Production Applications, Computer Typography I. Develop tests, lecture, write syllabus and advise. P O R T F O L I O W E B S I T E www.howardesigns.com C O M P U T E R S K I L L S 20+ years on Apple computer systems. Programs include: Adobe Creative Suite; In-Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash, and Dreamweaver. Quark Express, Strada 3D CX, Microsoft Office Suite. Quicken, various internet browsers, networking, misc. utilities, server & scanning. 15 years on PC computers – MS Windows XP Home and Professional, MS Office Suite, Outlook. M E M B E R S H I P S CAMA – Communications, Advertising and Marketing Association of Central New Jersey River Communication Group BSBC – Yardley, PA (current Vice-President) I N T E R E S T S Skiing, Biking, Hiking, Yoga & Cooking E D U C A T I O N 1976-’78 The Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA Major Graphic Design 1970-’76 Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA AFA Degree Art Education
Yardley, Pennsylvania, United States
June Ponte - Freelance Animal Illustration & Drawing
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PORTRAIT DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS ARTIST & ART STUDIO MANAGER for Everly Originals, LLC, in Newton, N.J. Managed a studio of twelve artists, and a team of six night shift seasonal employees. Responsible for painting instruction, artistic quality control, personnel issues, new technique development & communication between departments in regard to production. CRAFTS BOOK ARTIST AND AUTHOR of nine crafts books, entitled “Fun and Simple State Crafts”, based on unusual facts about the fifty United States published by Enslow Publishers, NJ, in 2008 and 2009. REPRODUCTIONS OF MASTER OIL PAINTINGS for commercial and private clients. TRADITIONAL BY-HAND ILLUSTRATOR of several books published by Enslow Publishers, and others. Fine artist painting oils on canvas for public and private clients. GALLERY ARTIST & OWNER of "The Funky Urban Renaissance" gallery in Hoboken, NJ. Responsible for artwork, sales and personnel hiring. GALLERY ASSISTANT MANAGER to the curator at Sussex County Arts & Heritage Gallery in Newton, NJ. Responsible for sales, hanging shows, and event coordination. STAINED GLASS -- ORIGINAL HANDCRAFTED LAMPS AND PAINTED WINDOWS for church windows; restoration and original design. Working with private clients, and for nationally respected Lamb Studios of Clifton, NJ, and other glass studios. Exhibits: Skylands Gallery, Wantage,NJ Window Box Gallery, NYC The Now Gallery, NYC O-Roe Electric Art Space, Hoboken, NJ City Without Walls, Newark, NJ True Fakes Gallery, NYC (specializing in museum quality reproductions of master paintings) Sussex County Arts & Heritage Gallery, Newton, NJ. Publication Credits: Architectural Digest, Parents Magazine, Heavy Metal Magazine, and Enslow Publishers. Education: Jersey City State College, Jersey City, NJ, 1970, School of Visual Arts, NY, 1978
Newton, New Jersey, United States
Daniel Johnston - Freelance Voiceovers & Narration
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I am a freelance voice-over artist with a wide range of available accents and impersonations. I have equipment to record, edit and send any project materials needed to that end. I have done several commercials and orientation videos, including work for Rutgers University and Tour de Fat for Belgium Brewing.
Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States