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Elle Ridge - Freelance Script Writing & Creative Writing
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4.5
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$10
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I have a Bachelor's degree in Creative Writing from Western Michigan University. I have written two ten minute plays that have been performed, and several other ten minute, one act, and full length plays. I have also written one novel, and several short stories that I have not yet published.
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Kim Garcia - Freelance Writing & Proofreading
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KIMBERLY A. GARCIA CELL PHONE: (713) 254-1972 KAGARCIA32@GMAIL.COM COMMUNICATIONS / PROFESSOR SUMMARY An award-winning college professor and communications professional with outstanding credentials and a proven record of strong business relations, ethics, creativity, and project management skills. Bilingual (English/Spanish) with excellent oral, written, presentation, teaching, analytical, conceptualization, organizational, and research skills. Quick and enthusiastic learner with the drive and ability to succeed in any situation. Expert in internal and external corporate communication. EXPERIENCE DEVRY UNIVERSITY - FACULTY 4/2008 - Present Teach classes in communications including public speaking and interpersonal communication, as well as facilitate self-paced Algebra labs. UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX - FACULTY 8/2005 - Present Teach classes in communications, including public speaking, virtual communication, writing and grammar courses, critical thinking, media and culture, and general introductory courses. Conduct writing and computer labs as well as various Student Success Workshops. Academic Success Coach. Conduct Diversity Training for Houston Faculty members. Assess incoming faculty sand participate in the hiring process. Mentor for new professors. Won Honorable Mention Award for Houston Faculty in 2008, and Faculty Leadership Award in 2009. Named Area Chair for Communications and General Studies Departments – July 2009 – Present. FREELANCE WRITING /PR/MARKETING PROFESSIONAL 1/2007- Present Working on various projects including press releases for the Houston Comets and the American Cancer Society, PowerPoint Presentations for various small businesses, and developing PR and Marketing strategies for small businesses to increase sales. USON L.P. – PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTOR 6/2006-2/2007 Hired as a public relations contractor to handle the company’s public relations initiatives, including, but not limited to: writing press releases and other company announcements and collateral as needed, media placement, research vertical markets and possible opportunities for relationships within new industries, branding/name recognition initiatives for new/acquired products, and facilitating communication, both internal and external, regarding products and services. CONOCOPHILLIPS – ADMINISTRATIVE ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE 8/2004-3/2007 Contract through The Creative Group Administrative Account Representative in the Creative Services Department at ConocoPhillips headquarters in Houston, TX. Duties include, but are not limited to, entering print and production jobs for creative projects within ConocoPhillips, as well as outside Point of Purchase promotions for Conoco and Phillips stores nationwide. Assist Account Representatives in all phases of project management as well as manage my own projects and clients. Team leader for SAP integration. Responsible for reviewing/training those in my group on SAP processes. FREELANCE PUBLIC RELATIONS 2004 Created Value Card and corresponding brochure for real estate service / tax service; Created brochure for Houston Restoration Church which communicates the church’s mission and involvement with the community; Created new brochure for Houston area orthodontist; Wrote Articles for online magazine TC COMPUTER SERVICE, INC. – CONTRACT - MARKETING 12/ 2002-1/2003 Responsibilities: updating the company web site, including writing copy, incorporating branding into the web site so as to become consistent with printed materials, aiding in conceptualization and layout of site, working in conjunction with web designers to achieve end goal of a new, more high-tech site, collecting input from employees regarding components of the site, and gearing portions of site toward specific target markets. MAXVU – CONTRACT – MANAGER OF MARKETING AND PR 7/2002-9/2002 Responsibilities: drafting user guides, conducting competitive analysis, testing and reviewing web site, drafting white papers, aiding in deal structure and business development, spearheading marketing and public relations initiatives, meeting with PR firms, consolidating information and research collected by interns, aiding in the creation of a marketing plan and public relations plan, writing copy for web site, designing sports “streaming shell” for streamed Internet football games, contributing to the development of ideas and content for web site, managing marketing assistant and providing direction and research topics, researching target markets, meeting with various sports celebrities, distance learning directors, etc., in order to gain knowledge of how our product was working for various markets, completing a brief media training for the purposes of interviewing with the press/media regarding our organization. SINGLEWEB.COM – MANAGER OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT 2/2002-4/2002 Responsibilities: copy writing for web pages, editing and proof reading, managing / coordinating web development activities of designer and programmer, identifying various affiliates, administrative functions such as coordinating merchant processing and travel arrangements, project coordination and management, creating marketing plans and objectives, coordinating promotional projects, managing web site in all phases, negotiating purchase pricing, research of Hispanic market. ENRON ENERGY INFORMATION SOLUTIONS – MARKETING SPECIALIST 5/1999-11/2001 Responsibilities - created marketing plans for 2000 and 2001, prepared new product launches, coordinated the design of marketing collateral and tradeshow booth graphics, coordinated creation of demo CD, composed letters for customer relations and other professional purposes, researched various projects and marketing initiatives, created presentations and other materials for EEIS deals, coordinated tradeshows and sponsorships, managed all forms of advertising including scheduling ads for trade publications and Internet sites, created forms for sales use; conducted direct mail efforts, directed internal and external marketing collateral efforts, coordinated and created changes for the EEIS web site and EnergySense Portal, maintained marketing collateral files, directed efforts to produce training tapes for EEIS software products, assigned task of Training Coordinator, assigned to the Help Center, performed sales functions, received the EES Bronze Certification which entails education on the energy industry and energy related services and products, received three Advertising Excellence Awards from Energy User News for Outstanding Reader Response, member of the “Make A Difference” Club for the United Way. ENRON ENERGY SERVICES– MARKETING AND PROPOSALS – EAST REG. SVCS 2/1999-5/1999 Responsibilities: fulfilled marketing requests, including some in-house projects, coordinated and maintained web site content, implemented and maintained a document control system for Project Control Office, researched possible avenues for introducing EES’s name in the public arena, implemented and maintained library of slides and current Enron facts for presentations, developed presentations, participated in the Student Shadowing initiative, campaigned for the United Way. ENRON ENERGY SERVICES– ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT 9/1998-1/1999 Responsibilities: generated expense reports, performed clerical initiatives such as typing and filing, event planning, prepared business travel plans, conducted Internet research, involved in the Student Shadowing initiative, campaigned for the United Way, member and 1999 Publicity Coordinator for the Enron Travel Club. PROSTAFF/ ENRON 1997- 1998 Temporary personnel in various departments that utilized my administrative assistant skills. Receptionist for Enron International for most of this period. Responsibilities: created and maintained filing systems, supported the Human Resources and Legal Departments on various projects Answered ROLM switchboard phone, coded electronic invoices, maintained the EI phone list, wrote rejection letters for HR, performed data entry tasks, co-chaired the Cleaning Committee at SEARCH for the 1998 Enron/United Way “Day of Caring”, participated in the “March into May” health promotion on team Endless Energy VARIOUS CONTRACT POSITIONS 1992-1997 Temporary assignments in corporate administration, fitness, film production and catering. REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION– (INTERNSHIP) HOUSTON, TX 1992 Runner for ABC National News. Responsibilities: performed organizational tasks and sound checks for Sam Donaldson, Ted Koppel, Peter Jennings and George Will. MEMBERSHIPS MENSA Member of MENSA 2006 – Present CAMBRIDGE WHO’S WHO AMONG PROFESSIONALS AND EXECUTIVES 2011-2012 HOUSTON NETWORKING NEWS (HNN) 2007 - 2009 COMPUTER SKILLS Hardware: Windows Vista, ME, XP, 2000, NT, 98, 95, 2003, 2007, 3.1, DOS, Some Macintosh Software: Administrative applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Lotus 123, Lotus Notes, Lotus Organizer, cc:Mail, Paradox, Macola, Expedition, P3, Infomaker, Microsoft Money, Organizer Plus, iBuyit Payables, Visio Pro, Microsoft Outlook, SAP Graphic applications: Basic Flash 5, Paintbrush, Corel Draw 8, HP Photo Project, Front Page, Photoshop Desktop Publishing: Microsoft Publisher, Adobe PageMaker, Printmaster Gold, Broderbund Photoshop Pro Database applications: ESP32, Access Research Tools: Dow Jones Interactive, Lexus Nexus, Various Search Engines, Internet Internet: Netscape Navigator, Internet Explorer EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, CENTRAL CAMPUS 2000-2003 Master of Arts - Major: Mass Communication Concentration: Public and Community Relations, Communication GPA: 3.66 UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, CENTRAL CAMPUS 1991-1993 Bachelor of Arts - Major: Communications/RTV Concentration: Electronic News. Dean’s List – 1993 GPA: 3.27 INTERESTS / HOBBIES MUSIC Play various instruments including saxophone and piano. Compose music. Enjoy listening to live music as well as playing for an audience. FITNESS Tae Kwon Do – Involved in practicing tae kwon do. Currently a Black Belt. Dance – Studied dance for many years and enjoy dancing both as a fitness regime (Jazzercise) and socially. WRITING Enjoy writing both on a professional and personal level. Published, award-winning poet. Have written stories, articles, marketing collateral, public relations pieces, poetry, web pages, and more. Enjoy linguistics.
Cypress, Texas, United States
Elaine Mendez - Freelance Spanish Translation & Admin Support
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4.5
2 Skills
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ELAINE MENDEZ 594 WOOLLEY AVENUE , STATEN ISLAND, NY 10314 ? (954) 328-5949? EMAIL: elanem63@msn.com OBJECTIVE To obtain employment where I can maximize my diverse office skills, program implementation experience, and quality customer service and support to provide outstanding and lasting results. PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Major strengths include dynamic company program implementation, excellent oral and written communication skills, competent, strong team player, attention to detail, dutiful respect for compliance in all regulated environments. Ability to use bilingual skills to assist in effectively communicating with Hispanic clientele. Computer and Internet literate, knowledge of Word, some PowerPoint, and WordPerfect. Experience with issues involving immigration matters, legal terminology, and protocol with government agencies and its representatives as well as attorneys of record. Ability to multi-task in busy work environments, sustain confidentiality as needed per assignment, overall dynamic interpersonal skills and a compassionate personality for those faced with adversity. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE • Resolving client concerns and issues, supporting contract renewal negotiations as well as resolving management inquiries. • Creatively utilizing promotional programs and incentives in order to support company objectives. • Networking with trade partners/other social organizations to promote product and brand awareness in community outreach programs. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: Elaine Mendez Enterprises, Staten Island, New York Owner/Operator since 2006 – Present • Currently publishing a monthly arts and entertainment newsletter. Arranging for local artist exhibition spaces. A company established to give back to the community by creating art inspired workshops as fund raisers for upcoming community festivals. • Online product store features sneakers designed to support social agencies such as Relay4Life (Cancer Awareness) and Soles4Souls. • Also, monthly Gallery exhibits with the Staten Island Creative Community as well as solo exhibitions since 2007. • Experience in overall management of space, customer base, inventory, design, flyer distribution, advertising, cold calling, venue locator, working alongside other artists with similar goals. Metropolitan Interpreters and Translators, Inc. New York, NY Spanish Linguist 1999 to Present • Company service representative sent to monitor classified projects for different government agencies and acting agency liaison. • Responsibilities included transcription work, translating, and interpreting on site, meeting on going demands of government law enforcement projects. • Duties also included maintaining accurate logbooks and computer databases, and the supervision of weekend staff when necessary. • Presently sub-contracted to do at home transcription of classified information on an as needed basis [sub-contractor]. Coca Cola Enterprises Staten Island, NY 10303 Account Manager 2007 to 2009 • Prepared detailed outlet reports for review by District Sales Manager which included equipment locations, products stocked, and future focus plans for each. Customized plans of action for individual outlets whose performance was low in order to increase sales, volume and profit through the use of Excel spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentations • Created color product brochures for customers to refer to during sales calls. Tracked and measured product availability, turnover, and cycle time at key locations, Maintained appropriate inventory levels, placed and updated points of sale. • Maintained accurate data on all outlets including contact person and telephone number. • Consulted with Department Managers regarding all promotions, forecasting opportunities, information on new customers and company policy standards. Oversaw equipment placement while assuring dealer compliance. Universe Translators and Interpreters New York, NY Spanish Linguist 1996 to 1999 • Company service representative sent to monitor classified projects for different government agencies and acting agency liaison. • Responsibilities included transcription work, translating, and interpreting on site, meeting on going demands of government law enforcement projects. • Duties also included maintaining accurate logbooks and computer databases, and the supervision of weekend staff when necessary Education: Wagner College, Staten Island, NY; Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science 1985 Skills: • Bilingual Spanish/English • Computer Literate, MS Word, WordPerfect, PowerPoint, 45 wpm, • Filing, heavy phones, good listening ears, multitasking, access to car, current NY driver’s license , U.S. Passport Extra Activities: • Volunteer Curator for Staten Island Creative Community • Volunteer workshop facilitator for St. George Day Committee • Volunteer Curator for Van Duzer Days Festival • Local Exhibiting artist at the New York Public Library.
Brooklyn, New York, United States
kesha Barkulis - Freelance Songwriting & Screenwriting
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4.0
2 Skills
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I'm a gal into all things creative, whether it be writing, music or being crafty. I have been song and screenwriting since age 16, (36 now). I have been in various bands and have also written articles for a publication my church produced, that was distributed citywide. I'm looking forward to meeting like minded people and gaining opportunities that will allow me to sharpen my tools, so to speak!
Los Angeles, California, United States
Alexandra Kesick - Freelance Writing & Editing
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$50
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Research Associate | Projector Coordinator Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard January 2019 - Present Coordinating and supporting a variety of projects and events on behalf of the lab. Projects include but are not limited to: Determinants of Scientific Knowledge Creation, a project that aims to understand what kind of research is more or less publishable by studying the selection process of manuscripts submitted to scientific journals; Diversity in Contests, which looks to see how partial disclosure affects the diversity of contest submissions, and the creation of the lab's monthly newsletter. Assistant Editor The Cantabrigian Literary Magazine September 2018 - Present A literary magazine based in Cambridge, MA founded to promote the works of emerging writers. I help review 500 stories per issue with the editorial staff to put in print publication to be sold in local bookstores. Faculty Support Specialist Harvard Business School April 2015 - January 2019 Detailed and intense course support, maintaining the course platform and organizing course materials. Maintaining numerous calendars, arranging domestic/international travel, planning events, researching, and facilitating meetings with HBS affiliates and external parties. Assisting professors by researching for, copy editing, and processing their publications, including Nancy Koehn’s Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times and Mihir Desai’s The Wisdom of Finance: Discovering Humanity in the World of Risk and Return, with name credit included in the acknowledgments of both books. Executive Assistant Nancy F. Koehn July 2015 - February 2018 Full control of Professor Nancy Koehn’s calendar, travel, and appointments. Publicity coordination on her Facebook and Twitter in conjunction with her book Forged in Crisis. Publicity strategy for her book tour, working with Rimjhim Dey, Scribner, and Digital Natives Group. News & Content Writer Brafton November 2014 - April 2015 Wrote content for the business and technology desk in a high-volume, fast-paced environment. Worked with a variety of clients on various topics, including human resource software, paper manufacturing and accounting software. Determined the best way to establish brand voice and attract readership through optimized SEO strategies. Editor-in-Chief The Racquette Newspaper April 2013 - May 2014 Led, taught, encouraged, and supervised newspaper staff of 20-30 writers and editors. Took responsibility for the production, content, design, distribution, and promotion of a community publication with an audience of approximately 5,000 and held responsibility for a $30,000 budget. Laid out and designed both the front page and op/ed section of the newspaper with Adobe Indesign and Adobe Photoshop. Secretary and Publicity Chair Student Entertainment Services September 2011 - May 2012 Event planning and coordination with executive board to enable 40 members of the organization to achieve the organization’s goals and entertainment for the community. Negotiations with local music acts and entertainers. Organizing, reinventing, and planning Springfest, an annual festival with entertainers such as Lewis Black, Streetlight Manifesto, and Reel Big Fish. Editor North Country Literary Magazine September 2011 - May 2014 Read and edited submissions of poetry, fiction and artwork. Publicized a magazine through different medias such as the newspaper, posters, fundraising and tabling, and requested a budget annually. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE Publications: Published essay “Review of Rim/Wave,” Blueline, Volume XXXIV, 2013; Published short story “Moonface,” South Jersey Underground, Issue #15, 2013. Novels: Wrote three novels in participation with the non-profit program, NaNoWriMo. Conferences: Northeast Writing Center Association (NEWCA) conference in April 2012, presented two workshops to other writing centers from around the country at St. John’s University; ACP/CMA National College Media Convention in Chicago, Illinois in 2012 and in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2013. SKILLS CSS, HTML, Wordpress, Tumblr, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Suite, calligraphy/handlettering, graphic design, Adobe Suite, Meeting Maker, Facebook, Twitter, SEO strategy, typing speed at 94 WPM, Google applications. EDUCATION Harvard Extension School, Cambridge, MA January 2018 - May 2021 Master of Liberal Arts, Creative Writing & Literature
Arlington, Massachusetts, United States
Wesley Hann - Freelance Graphic Design & Website Design
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$26
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I wish to further follow my passion of web & graphic design as such I am applying for positions in America. The origins of web design and currently the country at the pinnacle of web design. I wish to work for at the best company in order to learn from the best and design web sites that perfect in design, promote usability and user focused design. “Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish” - Steve Jobs. Design Capabilities Languages & Proficiency HTML 5 CSS 3 PHP 5.3 jQuery 1.3 ASP.NET CMS Systems Joomla 1.0, 1.5 & 1.7 Wordpress 3.0 > 3.3 Program Knowledge Adobe After Effects CS 4 Adobe Dreamweaver CS 5 Adobe Flash (Macromedia 8) Adobe Illustrator CS 5 Adobe Photoshop CS 5.5 Specialties web design, seo, search engine optimization, graphic design, social networking, html, css, php, javascript, jQuery, icon design, logo design Skills HTML HTML5 HTML + CSS HTML/XML CSS Advanced CSS DHTML PHP Joomla Wordpress SEO Search Engine Positioning jQuery JavaScript Dreamweaver Web Design User Interface Design User Experience CMS XML
Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Visherryl Morgan - Freelance Digital Art & 3D Graphic Design
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$18
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Visherryl Morgan 2D & 3D Digital Artist stheartsiegirl@gmail.com 604.771.4918 WORK EXPERIENCE Goldtooth Creative Vancouver, BC CANADA Digital Matte Painter - digitally painted interior and exterior environments for game trailers and advertising. Clean plated and created backgrounds converting 2d concept art to finished 3d art work by projecting 2d artwork onto 3d models. PLW Model Works Melbourne, FL 3D Modeling and texturing, Photo Real to scale using proprietary software, able to convert to most 3D and animation applications in proprietary Software Previsualization for simulation, architecture and engineering, urban planning and emergency responders. WorldwideFX Shreveport, LA 3D Digital Artist - Digital Compositor - composited shots in NukeX for “Iceman” The Asylum Burbank, CA 3D Digital Artist- 3D Tracked in PF Trac, Fiber FX in Lightwave, composited in NukeX HimAni Productions Burbank, CA 3D Digital Artist - 3D Modeling, Rigging, Texturing, Facial Animation in Lightwave Composited shots for and cleaned up motion capture in NukeX MG Studios Orlando, FL Rotoscope Artist - Rotoscoped shots for “Conan the Barbarian 3D” , tracked in Mocha Two Street Entertainment Melbourne, FL Digital Compositor - created composites using live action plates including set extensions Matchmover Created 3D Models in Lightwave The Design 4 U Company Melbourne, FL Marketing Coordinator & Graphic Designer Organizes, designs, creates & maintains: Print ads, Brochures, Business Cards & Letterhead, Press kits, Direct mailers & Flyers, and Trade Show Material. Created multimedia presentations by designing and creating Custom Website Layouts & Motion Graphics. Composited and Edited footage for ads and promotions. Responsible for developing the annual marketing plan for companies and put together strategic market planning and control of the marketing budget, with extensive planning and monitoring. I also maintain great working relationships with the clients and printers, and internally with the engineers and our sales team to ensure all aspects of the pipeline are clearly communicated to reduce errors and edits. I keep up with market trends, and research existing and potential markets, to develop product strategies, advertising, promotions, and event management. Ensures that client services and product images were consistent and had a schedule with launch dates, and campaign plans. Organizes corporate and community sponsorships activities for clients. Nederman Westland, MI Marketing Coordinator & Graphic Design & Motion Graphics Assisted with the planning of market research for existing and potential markets. Organized, designed, created & maintained: Print ads, Brochures, Business Cards & Letterhead, Press kits, Direct mailers & Flyers, and Trade Show Material. Created multimedia presentations by designing and creating Custom Website Layouts & Motion Graphics. Composited and Edited footage for ads and promotions. Maintained relationships with the media, clients and printers, and internally with the engineers and our sales team to ensure all aspects of the pipeline were clearly communicated to reduce errors and edits. Organized corporate and community sponsorships activities, training and trade show events for clients. Arise Miramar, FL Virtual Cust. Service Agent (for Walt Disney World as Cust.Service, Vacation & DiningSpecialist) Planned, Customized and Booked Guest Transportation, Resorts & Activities, and Special Events, Ticketing and Dining Packages. Provided all marketing on Walt Disney World Parks, History and Events. EDUCATION CG Masters Academy New Westminster, BC Canada Dec. 2013 Digital Animation & Visual Effects School DAVE Orlando, FL Dec. 2011 Broward College Major Marketing / Graphics Design/Major Fine Arts Ft. Lauderdale, FL Dec.1997 University Of Hawaii Honolulu, HI Sept. 1993 Major Fine Arts SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE Quark Xpress Adobe Illustrator Maya Adobe After Effects & Premiere Nuke Adobe Photoshop Mudbox ZBrush SolidWorks Houdini NewTek Lightwave 3D Adobe Illustrator MS Word, Excel & Access Final Cut Pro General Skills/Knowledge Graphic Design Texturing Compositing Lighting Traditional Artist (Drawing/Painting Skill set) Photography 3D Modeling Motion Capture Editing Effects Rigging Editing Animation Other Skills & Experience Ballroom Dance Studio Owner Ballroom Dance Instructor for over 10 years Credits 2013 Thief 4 Game Trailer 2013 Olympus Has Fallen 2013 Iceman 2012 Golden Winter 2012 Layover 2012 Renee The Movie 2012 APPOINTMENT 2011 Conan the Barbarian 3D Captain Sternn (not yet released) References available Upon request
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Cherrill Randle - Freelance Songwriting & Writing
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Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
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I am a songwriter. I have been writing songs for quite some time now. I write R&B, country, pop and hip hop music. I am willing to work with someone is truly a music lover and takes it as serious as i do. I love music and look forward to doing business with anyone interested.
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
Sheila Nelson - Freelance Editing & Poem Writing
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$10
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Hi. My name is Sheila. I am a HR Generalist of 15 years and developer and editor of newsletters, flyers, memo posts, etc. I love to proofread and edit and I thoroughly adding colorful flavor to memos, announcements, flyers and the like. Professionally, I am the go-to person in my department for 'fixing up' memos and notices to employees and/or management. I edit job descriptions, create job posting ads, create, proof and edit notices to our employee population. Outside of the 9 to 5, I assist a writer, songwriter and entertainer (also my husband) with administrative duties including typing song lyrics, editing emails, creating and maintaining his bio and social media posts. I am a flexible person. While I am a stickler for correct grammar usage and proper sentence structure and correct word choice, I also enjoy the colorfulness of colloquial language and gestures as they express the diversity of cultures. In college, English was my minor and in high school English was my major. Neither was intentional, they just happeded that way from the courses I was drawn to. Software Used: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
Memphis, United States
Andrew Thompson - Freelance 3D Animation & Animation
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$20
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Andrew Thompson Experienced Character Animator & 3d Artist PERSONAL STATEMENT: As an animator and artist I am very enthusiastic and hard working; I am willing to put in maximum effort to ensure my work is of top quality. As I am naturally a very positive and outgoing person, I do not find it hard to work efficiently and effectively in a team. I also have extensive experience of working and collaborating with clients and directors, ensuring that my work meets their consistently high standards. I have experience in creating realistic facial animation for both major motion pictures and television programmers. In particular, I have worked as a facial animator artist on the lead character ‘Carol’, from the motion picture ‘Where the Wild Things Are’. I had sole responsibility for ensuring that the animation for this character was of top quality and that the deadlines were met. I have also worked on the Disney motion picture Narnia, Prince Caspian, where I completed facial animation for wild animals including bears, tigers, Minotaur’s and leopards. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: • Character Animation (Biped & Quadruped) • Creature Animation • Rigging • Modeling • 3d Tracking • Passionate team leader with great people management skills • Management of small to large teams of Animators/Artists: numbering 4 to 80 EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS: Course Grade Date BA Computer Animation 2.1 2000 - 2004 TECHNICAL SKILLS: Software Experience Level Software Experience Level Software Experience Level MAYA 7 years Photoshop 8 years Motionbuilder 1 year XSI 2 years After Effects 2 years C4D 1 year 3DS MAX 1 year Shake 3 year INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 7 YEARS EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: April 2012 – Present – Senior Animator / Creative – Freelance • Arthurs Christmas DFS commercial – Animated ,Rigged, Textured and Lights. • Animating on various different projects - clients include Jaguar, Orange, Philadelphia, Cadbury and Sony Image works. January 2012 – April 2012 Senior Animator /Art Direction – Electronic Arts Criterion Games • Need For Speed Most Wanted 2 • Animation on action sequences • Creative development • Directed and animated pre visual animations May 2011 – December 2011 Lead Animator/Designer - Freelance • Animating on various projects Clients : Disney, Harry Potter, Vodafone and Nokia • Designing and developing ideas March 2011 – May 2011 Lead Animator - Creative Partnership • Animated on Transformers 3 game • Created titles using After Effects January 2011- March 2011 Animator - Double Negative • Animated on movie - John Carter of Mars January 2011- January 2011 Animator/Designer - Proximity • Animated on a commercial banner using Maya & After Effects August 2010 – January 2011 Lead Character Animator - WeAreFeral • Lead character animator • Creative planning with directors and clients • Built 3d biped rigs in Maya for various models and animations • Key frame animation June 2010 – August 2010 Freelance Character Animator - Nvizage • PreViz animation • Polished to final animation • Lighting with in-house tools • Animated up to 30 seconds a day • Made editing decisions March 2010 –May 2010 XSI Character Animator - Passion Pictures • Commercial for Cascade (American company) • High quality characterized animations to meet tight deadlines • Worked extremely closely with the director • Responsible for setting up all shots including all animation January 2010 – March 2010 MAYA Lead Character Animator - WeAreFeral • Commercial projects • Responsible for all of the lead character animations that moved down the production line • Responsible for supervision of all modelling and rigging to make sure models were ready for animation • Creative ideas and directing for animation August 2009 – December 2009 MAYA Roto Anim Artist - MPC • Movie - Clash of the Titans • Roto Animation of the character Pegasus • Movie - Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief • Roto Animation for the character of Percy • Kept to short deadlines May 2008 – August 2009 MAYA Character Animator - Framestore • Movie - Where The Wild Things Are • Responsible for animation of lead character Carol • Animated hero shots for lip sync • Realistic facial movements that show actor’s emotions • Movie - The Tales of Despereaux • Technical animation of the character Despereaux • Animation of people in crowd shots • Working closely with supervisor and director Jan 2008 – May 2008 MAYA Character Animator - Bluezoo • Television series - Kerwhizz • Responsible for all shots in one episode • Animated all 6 characters from the programme • Animated up to 30 seconds a day • Short deadline for TV series • Working closely with director May 2007 – December 2008 MAYA Character Animator - MPC • Movie - Prince Caspian • Animated various animals including Tigers, Leopards and Centaurs. • Fighting animations (all key frame). • Motion Builder for MOCAP data • Facial rig testing for all quadruped creatures • Responsible for a team of 6 • Movie - Fred Claus (animated all elves that were needed in shots) • Animated run and walk cycles for elves • Movie - 10,000 BC • Responsible for ‘cleaning up’ animation • Involved in looking after 80 animators making sure all work was completed to meet deadlines May 2006 – May 2007 MAYA, Matchmove & Roto Anim artist - MPC • Tracked shots using 3d Equalizer & 3d Boujou • Manual & Auto Tracking • Movie - Sunshine • Blending Cameras and Object Tracking • Movie - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix • Movie - Curse of the Golden Lotus Flower • Movie - Sweeney Todd • Roto Animation May 2005 – May 2006 MAYA 3D Artist - The Mill • Television series - Doctor Who • Animation and modeling of flying air crafts • Rendering and lighting • Worked on various commercials References / Recommendations: Available on request
Croydon, United Kingdom