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Thomas Bennett - Freelance Content Writing & Editing
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I am a Marketing Manager, client services professional, Consultant and writer of engaging website and printed content. I enjoy helping start-up, small and growing companies craft their messages, deliver their messages effectively and realize success. My professional background includes strategic marketing, business development, account management, relationship management, writing/editing effective content for websites and printed collateral, and client development and training.
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Karen Brownlie - Freelance Bookkeeping & Accounting
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KAREN BROWNLIE OBJECTIVE: A responsible position with a well-respected organization to which my training and experience may be of mutual benefit. QUALIFICATIONS Excellent organizational skills with a multitasking personality, and the cognitive ability necessary for effective problem resolution and leadership. EDUCATION 1985-1988 Associate in Applied Science - Erie Community College, Williamsville, NY EMPLOYMENT 2005-Present Self-Employed Scopist/Transcriptionist/Proofreader • Criminal Court, Civil, and Medical/Technical Testimony • Edit various court proceedings and hearings for context, punctuation, spelling, and format with or without audio on specialized CAT software. 1999-2005 Office Manager/Accounting Manager Camair Corporation - Lancaster, NY • Financial Statement Preparation and Analysis • G/L, Month-End and Year-End Journal Entries, Reconciliation, and Closing • A/R, A/P, Purchasing, Inventory Additional Professional Activity • Maintain All Personal Finances for the President of Camair Corp. 1999-2005 Accounting Department Airtek/Rayco Enterprises - Lancaster, NY • A/ P, Backup for Accounts Receivable • Assist with Yearly Audit Preparation 1990-1999 Accounting Department A.C.T. Associates & Infinitex Corp. - Clarence, NY • G/ L, Month-End Journal Entries, Reconciliation, and Closing • A/R, A/P, Bank Reconciliation • Maintain Salesman Commission Reports, Inventory 1989-1990 Credit Manager Colecraft Mfg. - Lancaster, NY • A/R, Collections VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE 2003-2006 Non-Profit - Genesee Amateur Hockey Association - Batavia, NY • Treasurer and Board Member COMPUTER SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE • Great Plains Accounting and Manufacturing Software • Peachtree Accounting Software • Quicken and QuickBooks Pro Accounting Software • Microsoft Office Excel, Word • Cheetah TurboCAT and Advantage Software (Total Eclipse)
Spencerport, New York, United States
Rebekah Babin - Freelance Book Illustration & Art
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Looking for illustration job. Expert in cartooning, animation and realistic art. I have been drawing my whole life. It is more than a mere hobby, it is my passion and working hard to make something beautiful is my entire purpose. I have taken 7 years of art classes including a year of oil painting class. I prefer to use pencils and ink. And I am looking for a chance to show what I have, if anyone is willing to give me a chance. I love art more than anything, I am ready for someone, anyone, to hear what I have to say.
Gonzales, Louisiana, United States
Elmer del Rosario - Freelance Internet Ad Sales & Business Card Design
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ELMER G. DEL ROSARIO 18-A Bulacan Street, Brgy. Bungad, Dist. IV, QC : Magnitude_of_risk@yahoo.com : +639486085235 Objective:________________ Basic Information ***: male Birthday/place: 05/31/81--Kabacan, North Cotabato Status: single w/out dependents GW: 140 lbs. Height: 5 feet, 6.5 inches Race: Filipino Experience ABC Trans. & Services, Inc. 70 Zabarte Ave., Novaliches, QC Taxi driver April 2010 up to now Domsan Transportations 43 Dinar St., North Fairview, QC Taxi Driver 05/22/08-03/31/10 Macro System Holdings, Inc. 502 Caresma Bldg., Polaris St. Mkti. Co. Driver 09/03/08-05/15/08 Allset Corporation 1080 EDSA Balintawak, QC Co. Driver 04/03/06-08/30/08 Oro-Fil Ent. & Dev’t. Corp 4F Sunshine Bldg. N. Dom, S.Juan Co. Driver 10/12/05-04/01/06 General Intercontinental Co. New Manila, Quezon City Co. Driver 03/01/05-10/09/05 Layda Enterprises 90 Banlat Road, Quezon City Sales Rep. 06/03/04-02/21/05 Bravo Haulers Airforce Rd., Holy Spirit, QC Truck Driver 11/02/04-06/02/04 Engr. Teddy dela Cruz Pentagon Homes, Balara, QC Pers. Driver 05/08/04-10/31/04 Bonzon Group of Companies Pentagon Homes, Balara, QC Pers. Driver 01/06/04-05/06/04 Mr. Renato Mendoza JP Rizal St., New Capitol II, QC Caretaker 06/18/03-12/31/03 Mareldo Building Earnshaw St., Sampaloc, Mla. Caretaker 04/02/03-06/18/03 Regcris Mktg & Svcs, Inc. Faraday St., Makati Merchandiser 09/27/02-03/27/03 SOS Band, A.G. Rizal Ave., Kabacan N.Cotabato Lead Guitars Mar 2002-12/06/02 SM Mart, Inc. North Edsa, Quezon City Sales Clerk 05/11/01-12/19/01 Value Plus, Inc North Edsa, Quezon City Sales Clerk 12/09/00-04/09/01 Brunch, Inc. Samson Rd., Caloocan City Del. Rider 08/07/00-10/28/00 Robert Camba Catering Rest Haven St., Baler, QC waiter Apr –May 1999 Blue Petals Catering Guatemala St., Better Living, Paranaque waiter Apr-May 1998 Academic University of the East Samson Road, Caloocan City +/-86 units BS in Acc. S.Y. 1999-2001 Wesleyan Bib. College Rosales, Pangasinan Diploma CLTC S.Y. 1998-1999 Notre Dame of Kabacan North Cotabato secondary educ. 1994-1998 Community Involvement CFMPI-HPG-OMB(NGO) Bagong Silang, Caloocan City voluntary member 2009 up to now Character References Atty. Tomas Baga Office of Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. Political Officer Bishop Willy Ricablanca, DPS Community Force Multipliers for Peace, Inc. Founder All information contained herein are true and correct to the range of my knowledge. Particular details are available upon request. ___________________________ Specimen signature
Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
Winfield Dean - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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Work Experience: Musiqtone (August 2011-present) -Staff Writer o Review albums o Review concerts o Interview musicians Purdue Telefund (May-July 2011) -Student Caller o Solicited donations for Purdue University Lafayette Crisis Center (January 2011-present) -Crisis Center Volunteer o Manage every telephone call and walk-in request for service while on duty o Document all information about every call or walk-in request o Adhere to the Lafayette Crisis Center confidentiality policy Education: Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (fall 2008-present) -Pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with an Art and Design Studio Minor o Graduating in May 2012 o Current GPA: 3.04/4.00 Abroad Experience: Purdue Study Abroad (May-June 2009) -Lived and studied art history and Italian in Florence, Italy for 6 weeks -Studied art history in the Uffizi Gallery, Basilique Santa Croce de Florence, and Florence Cathedral. -Traveled throughout Italy and Switzerland Professional Activities: Industrial Design Student Association (IDSA) (fall 2009-spring 2011) -Participated in design competitions -Attended Midwest IDSA Conference Spring 2010 -Elected secretary for fall 2010 – spring 2011 academic year Purdue Alumni Student Experience (PASE) (fall 2008-present) -Attended networking and social events held at Purdue University
Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Francis - Freelance Music Production & Jingle Production
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EDUCATION Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Judson University (Elgin, IL) Major in Music (Piano concentration) Honors: Dean’s List, ALD, graduated *** Laude Activities: University Choir, Jazz ensemble, Chapel Band. along with Audio Arts and Acoustics classes Columbia College (Chicago) Also studied at Makerere University (Kampala, Uganda) Major in Statistics, Economics, Mathematics About Me: I speak with an African-British accent, I’m hardworking, work well with people /teams, a people person, self-driven, initiator and a quick learner.
Elgin, Illinois, United States
Valerie Howell - Freelance Book Writing & Ghostwriting
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I am an experienced e-book writer that specializes in non-fiction topics. I deliver polished, professional work to my clients on time. I am gifted at research and will complete original, plagiarism free work that is informative and entertaining. I also have experience writing fiction, blog posts, articles, and scripts.
Erwin, North Carolina, United States
Dr. Sinclair Grey III - Freelance Book Writing & Writing
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SINCLAIR N. GREY III SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS: I have several years of experience in training, managing, and supervising employees. Through my training, managing, and supervising, I exhibit the following: excellent communication skills (verbal and written), attention to detail, strong leadership qualities, and the ability to motivate as well as inspire others to reach their potential. With my track record of success, I have been given addition responsibilities with marketing and business development. Without a doubt, my experience, determination, and commitment to excellence has made me and will continue to make me as asset to an organization. PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT: Life Coaching by Dr. Sinclair Grey (1/13 – Present) Owner Guide people that are confused on what to do into their lives, support goal-setting, personal growth, and behavior modification of my clients. In addition, I help people to achieve their goals by improving different actions necessary to take control of future plans. What sets me apart is that I have the following: good communication skills: the ability to motivate, an understanding of human psychology, good listening skills, great interpersonal skills, patience, organizational skills, a willingness to work with people from different backgrounds, and the ability to engage in critical thinking. Executive Customer Service (Mt. Rainier, MD) (05/11 – 12/12) President Train new and existing staff at local businesses on customer service, assess business practices to determine what’s effective and not effective in customer service, interview employees to determine strength and weaknesses regarding customer service, implement ideas to improve overall customer service and satisfaction of customers/clients, and increase revenue of companies through strategic customer service. (Note: I represent various businesses from restaurants to retail stores) ADT Fire and Security (Springfield, VA) (03/08 – 04/11) Small Business Account Manager Marketed ADT Security Services to businesses within the Washington Metropolitan Area, re-educated business owners on the need to have security for their business. promoted ADT's value of security to local business groups as well as local chamber of commerce, acted as a liaison between business owner and ADT in regards to issues such as installation, service, and billing, and trained new employees in developing a successful business clientele. (Note: As a Small Business Account Manager, I met as well as exceed the sales quota every month. Ranked #5 in the Southeast Region) Residential Resale Representative/Team Leader Advised homeowners on security awareness and preparation of their home and property, marketed the residential resale program to local businesses and homeowner associations, developed and nurture relationships with ADT referral partners, provided outstanding service to customers in every step of home security activation process, and conducted training sessions (e.g. software programs) to new employees on residential resale team. (Note: As a Residential Resale Representative, I finished the fiscal year at 120% of quota) CONTRACT EXPERIENCE: Howard University College of Pediatrics (Washington, DC) (11/06 – 03/08) School Outreach Coordinator Recruited as well as retained students for adolescent pregnancy prevention program, developed lesson plans for in-class intervention sessions, fostered and promoted healthy self-esteem for students struggling with their ****** identity, gender, and behavior, worked with school staff to create additional learning techniques to reach at-risk youth, coordinated service learning projects with students as part of their community service outreach, and promoted healthy relationships between staff, school personnel, parents, and community organizations. (Graduation Speaker for Class of 2007 – Merritt Middle School) Progressive Life Center (Washington, DC) (08/03 - 10/06) Project Director (Mentoring Children of Prisoners) Supervised and evaluated program staff, assured efficiency and effectiveness in all program and service operations, coordinated and monitored referrals from referring agencies, recruited youth and mentors for program, provided ongoing supervision to Community and Intensive Intervention Staff, and established collaborative partnerships with other non-profit and for profit organizations. Overall 100 youth were served (Project was featured in The Washington Times Newspaper April 2006). Rites Facilitator (Rites of Passage) Assisted youth in developing as well as enhancing communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills, provided youth with comprehensive and integrated HIV and substance abuse prevention services, elevated consciousness in youth about the effects of racism, discrimination, sexism, abuse, and violence, enhanced youth in skills necessary to refrain from problematic and illegal behaviors, and fostered an environment whereby ethnically relevant cultures and traditions are embraced, and aided youth in examining and understanding their own spirituality and purpose in the world. EDUCATION: 2012: Honorary Doctorate of Divinity – St. Thomas Christian University, Jacksonville, Florida 2002: Masters of Divinity – Virginia Union University, Richmond Virginia (*** Laude) 1991: Bachelor of Arts in Criminology – University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland CERTIFICATES: 2004: Certified NTU Psychotherapist; Progressive Life Center (Washington, DC) 2003: Certificate of Completion in Adolescent and Addiction Issues; APRA (Washington, DC) 2003: Certificate of Completion in Psychopharmacology; APRA (Washington, DC) OTHER SKILLS AND TALENTS: Outgoing and likable personality, confident and authoritative speaker, strong presentation skills, confidence in my own abilities, a high degree of self-motivation, a passion for selling, personal ambition, resilience and persistence, ability to communicate with people at all levels, strong negotiation skills, able to work on own initiative and as part of a team, results orientated, and good time management. Familiar with the following: Microsoft Office, Salesforce, Sage ACT!, and Sales Genie REFERENCES: Available upon request
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Cherelynn Baker - Freelance Television Production & Promotions
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Cherelynn Baker: event emcee and host that is part Lucille Ball, part Merv Griffin and part Julia Child: on camera or live emcee hosting with humor,style & taste! http://cherelynn.com http://www.youtube.com/makeupuniversity PROMOTIONAL MODEL / SPOKESMODEL iFIGHT promotional model February 2012 at Grayhawk Celebrity Golf Tournament: introducing golfers to the new iFight Lifestyle line of clothing and distributing premiums eHow how to video host: February 2012 12 segments of how to makeup videos February 2012 Creating, demonstrating, teaching 12 looks on 12 models both male and female for Cover Girl, Sue Devitt Beauty and Laura Mercier Chrysler ride and drive event registration: February 2012, greeting consumers, registering for Chrysler driving experiences Barrett Jackson Car Auction: Chevrolet registration January 15-22, 2012 staffing front registration to get consumers signed up for ride and drive in Chevy product as well as Bondurant Professional Corvette hot lap NINTENDO 3DS Holiday Mall Tour November-December 2011 Introducing consumers to the new 3-D version of DSI handheld gaming as well as new Wii game console American Express Shop Small Business Saturday October-Current 2011 Educating small business owners about the benefits of the Shop Small Saturday Business program and providing business support NAILBA Insurance convention 15-19 Registration & golf tournament support for attendees NASCAR Combos event November 3 day consumer engagement with new snack food flavors ASIS Medical Infomercial October 2011 talent and makeup artist on set Famous Footwear grand opening emcee October 2011 Full day of engaging the consumers, announcing the events and running the trivia games to give away free shoes ASU Wet Feet spokesmodel on campus for magazine launch October/ November 2011 Distribute free Wet Feet magazines to students and create brand awareness for the magazine Open Nature Honey Nut Dream Granola September 2011- manager ASU sampling program Ready Pac Costco roadshow September 2011- manager 3 day sampling program Soda Stream retail'tainment demonstrator August 2011-current In store demonstration making fresh and flavorful soda suited to taste per guest to increase brand awareness and boost sales. Southwest Airlines brand ambassador July-August 2011 Educating and signing up Rapid Rewards members while giving away free air points and game tickets to win more MLB Allstar game Chevy brand ambassador for Camaro and Volt registration and assisting guests with positive experience in test track July 2011 Turner Network Looney Tunes game show host Mesa Southwest Celebration with Cox communications July 2011 Dove Go Fresh Pomegranate Lemon Verbena 3 day event sampling June 2011 Muscle Milk Nitric Oxide Manager Field Market Manager Sampling and educating consumers on benefits of adding a performance enhancing supplement before workout 3 week roadshow in Costco June 2011 Angel Burn book launch promotion Field Market Manager responsible for team, target demographic interactions and posting of smart posters May 2011 Lever 2000 Citrus Max event brand ambassador 3 day event May 2011 Dove Go Fresh! Self Esteem campaign in Costco Manager of week long event demonstrations May 2011 Olay ProX beauty event Market manager for demonstrating the handset and increasing sales May 2011 Megawine Brand Ambassador for limited edition decanter promotion May 2011 Mindstreams College Education seminar spokesperson Spokesperson for online college opportunity May 2011 Genesis Today Field Market Manager Sampling and educating consumers on the benefits of 100% acai juice April 2011 GM Ride and Drive 3 day event Brand ambassadorResponsible for registering guests to drive the vehicles April 2011 Combos snacks sampling for Diamondbacks baseball 8 day event as brand ambassador introducing snack foods and distributing game tickets and premiums April 2011 DOVE + Men body wash 2 day event sampling to consumers and introducing the product March 2011 Frederic Fekkai Technician hair care demo with sampling 2 day event educating consumers March 2011 5th Street Grill roadshow for Costco 2 week sampling and selling the product Feb/March 2011 Combos snacks for NASCAR 2 week event sampling snacks and getting LIKES on Facebook for the brand Feb 2011 GAE Flight School commercial 2 day shoot as makeup artist Feb 2011 Vaseline Intensive Winter care pack 2 day brand ambassador educating consumers on Vaseline Jan 2011 Al Capone Cigarillo sampling 8 week event sampling the filter cigarillo to consumers Jan-Feb 2011 Fry’s Signature Marketplace wine tasting 1 day event introducing consumers to new private labels Dec 2010 Lashes & Skincare with CoverGirl & Olay 4 day event sampling products and distributing premiums Dec 2010 Quick Cash Gold Exchange makeup artist on set for commercial Nov 2010 US Jesco Chef’s Envy spokesmodel in retail’tainment events perform 4-6 demonstrations per event to educate consumers and sell the product Oct-Dec 2010 AXE Angel 3 day event brand ambassador sampling and engaging consumers on new scent Oct 2010 Mind Streams brand ambassador multi-day/venue event gaining leads for online education schools Oct-Dec 2010 Texas on Tour brand ambassador 7 day event at Arizona State Fair promoting the state of Texas Oct 2010 Fisher Price Holiday Sneak Peek at Phoenix Zoo spokesmodel 3 day event educating parents and playing with the new toys in a large footprint of interactive toys with kids, distributing premiums October 2010 Mindstreams manager/trainer 2-3 events weekly training staff and speaking in classrooms about the benefits of Mindstreams programs Summer 2010 to October current Jose Cuervo spokesmodel 2 day event sampling and educating consumers on brand September 2010 ASU Walmart flyering campaign to distribute and engage students with flyers August 2010 QVC guest host exceeding sales goals for cosmetic brand August 2010 Cinemax HD Emcee for 2 sessions of Cinemax birthday bender event August 2010 Sebamed 10 day event, manager for 5 stores and teams selling the product July 2010 6 Star Gold Exchange spokesmodel 2 day event, manager for team of 4 demonstrating the instructions and ease of using the service July 2010 Caress 3 day event, spokesmodel to demonstrate the new features of the brand ingredients July 2010 Corazonas brand manager 2 day event managing a team of 4 in a guerilla marketing campaign to introduce the newly reformulated and packaged snack food. July 2010 American Outback Adventure “The Apprentice” brand ambassador Ten teams of 25 marketing campers had to build a cardboard box boat and sail it with their newly created wine brand. Fun! June 2010 Roba Dolce gelato roadshow manager 4 day event, manager of two teams, sampling & selling the new brand of gelato June 2010 Frederic Fekkai/Olay ProX/Crest Advanced Vivid Professional grade products 8 day event in multiple stores, manager for educating and sampling consumers on the new professional strength products available May/June 2010 Pantene new shampoo/conditioner 3 day event, manager, sampling and educating consumers on the benefits of the newly reformulated products May 2010 Caress 3 day event promoting the body soap benefits and dramatically increasing sales May 2010 Dove All Access product promotion 1 day brand ambassador educating consumers and sampling on the benefits of using the Dove system of products May 2010 Phoenix Bookstore buyback Manager of 5 day event driving traffic to the store & distributing premiums May 2010 Dove Nutrium Shampoo 3 day event creating brand awareness and educating consumers on new shampoo benefits May 2010 Guest judge for International Bocce Ball tournament April 30,May 1, 2010 This 2 day event included a costume contest and bracketed tournament play sponsored by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery. Margaritaville clothing roadshow brand ambassador April/May 2010 multi day event selling clothes Ranchers Reserve spokesmodel at "A Day at the Capitol" 1 day event promoting the select brand of steak available only in Safeway markets to the local House Representatives and Senators April 2010 Mars Candy ASU campus Facebook Fan drive April 2010 Manager of 5 person team. Responsible for pick up of product samples, pick up and driving of 24 foot refrigerator truck to on campus site, assigning brand ambassadors to high traffic areas to hand out product and collect "Facebook fans" plus taking event photos, completing event reports and ensuring a smooth and successful event. Crunchy Combos sampling event April 2010 3 day event sampling the newest flavor of snack food and driving traffic to Facebook fan page. Wrestle Mania All Axxess March 2010 4 day event at Phoenix Convention Center with WWE Superstars, Legends and Divas: leading autograph sessions, belt photography and ensuring fan enjoyment of event L'Oreal Go 360 skincare/makeup March 2010 2 day event at ASU college campus educating and training students on the benefits of the new line of products FX Channel "Justified" March 2010 3 day event GoodGuys Spring Nationals car show. The RV is a virtual shooting range and I assist consumers in target practice while learning about the new tv show March Mashup for Buzztime! Trivia March 2010 Manager for 5 person team in guerilla style campaign This 4 day event is a fast paced stenciling of high traffic areas to increase visability of Buzztime! branded trivia games in local bars/clubs/restaurants in the greater Tempe area. Digital Days Photography Workshop lead model February 2010 A 2 day event for photographers to learn digital techniques and master skills. As the model my goal was to work four studio setups in a variety of poses/costumes for fashion and editorial styles. Lucky Clover roadshow manager in Costco January 2010 A 5 day event, with two brand ambassadors as staff to sell the Murano glass line of jewelery created by Lucky Clover Barrett Jackson GM Ride and Drive registration spokesmodel January 2010 A 7 day event, greeting and registering prospective automobile driver/auction items Nissan Automobile January 2010: 3 day event for P.F.Changs Rock’n’Roll marathon-lead spokesmodel for generating sales leads, handing out premiums, directing a steady flow of traffic through the footprint Molinaro’s Pizza December 2009: 4 day event in Costco as spokesmodel for new line of frozen pizza available in stores Olay Regenerist December 2009: 3 day event, in store for sampling, demonstrating and educating members on the new formulation and benefits of Olay products The College Bookstore December 2009: 5 day event, in 2 locations to promote reselling of books and passing out premiums Vaseline Intensive Care Winter Pack December 2009: 3 day event as brand ambassador for retail experience of new product formulation MAKA beauty hair model November 2009: 1 day event modeled newest line of hair products from Patrice Beaute The Big Pour in Scottsdale Arizona November 2009 3 day event showcasing and demonstrating samples of the fastest growing craft beer brewery Dogfish Head of Milton, Delaware. TATE Flooring for Green Build Expo Phoenix Convention center November 2009 2 day event as brand ambassador in convention acting out an “architectural” skit using TATE Flooring Fisher Price Holiday toy play date at Phoenix Zoo November 2009 3 day event in the zoo, manager of 8 brand ambassadors, with a large footprint filled with the newest toys from Fisher Price. I played and supervised with the kids and toys, passed out premiums and also did the setup/breakdown of the event Fruit2Day Manager/Driver November 2009 1 day event in Phoenix guerilla style sampling of fruit beverage , passing out premiums and taking photos of team with guests, responsible for 2 staff members BlackBerry Loves U2 at University of Phoenix stadium LEAD spokesmodel October 2009 : one night event engaging concert goers to try the new BlackBerry phones, handed out premiums SoyJoy live event host & chef at Arizona’s Ultimate Women's Expo October 2009: two day event cooking soy recipes, talking and introducing the recipes and announcing winners, engaging tradeshow attendees to gather around the kitchen stadium and sample the meals I made Dove shampoo/deodorant/body wash Oct/Nov 2009: 4 day event educating consumers on the benefits of using the Dove cleansing system and handing out coupons Race for the Cure FUZE photographer October 2009: 1 day event taking photos of racers and event attendees, handed out premiums Perla Bella Italian skin care promotional model October 2009: 1 month long promotion engaging consumers to sample, handed out premium skin care coupons and took photos for client Aquafresh Best Mom event staff September/October 2009: 3 day event, handed out samples and engaged consumers to enter their mom into a contest for a spa day Arizona State University lot promotional model September 2009: 4 day event, managing 2 team members, providing brand awareness and interest in new parking passes available to the college student Caress Daily Moisture promotional model September 2009: 4 day event, managing store event, engaging consumers and handing out product leaflets with coupons Lever 2000 brand ambassador August 2009 : 2 week promotion sampling bars of soap and educating consumers on new formulation benefits Jonas Brothers Burger King concert promotion August 2009: 1 day event sampling Fresh Apple Fries to concert goers and raising Burger King brand awareness IKEA credit card promotion in store July 2009: 3 day event directing traffic to IKEA credit card kiosk and benefits of card membership Sam’s Club 100 Days of Summer Health & Wellness coach June 2009 : 3 day event educating consumers on healthy lifestyle products in Sam’s Club Dove Soap promotional model June 2009: 4 day event sampling and handing out coupons, Costco Miller Lite promotional model June 2009: 2 day event sampling Miller Lite products and increasing awareness of brewing process and ingredients, Sams Club NRA National Convention spokesmodel interview coverage for Helium May 2009: 2 day tradeshow and national convention as media correspondent for Yahoo! stories Caress Daily Silk Moisture campaign promotional model May 2009: 4 day event handing out premiums, and educating consumers on new white tea and peach scent in Costco Kirkland Signature facial cleansing wipes promotional model May/June 2009: 1 month promotion sampling wipes, demonstrating to customers and increasing sales in Costco NASCAR Team Chevy model April 2009: 3 day race event at Phoenix International Raceway for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series representing Chevy, I managed team of 6, took photos of attendees with Jimmy Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. race cars and handed out premiums Dove GoFresh promotional model April 2009: 4 day event creating brand awareness of Dove Real Beauty programs and new moisture levels of product in Costco NBA ALL STAR JAMS promotional model for Cartoon Network February 2009: 4 day event teaching Jedi lessons, applying temporary tattoos, demonstrating new online gaming site, coaching the Ben 10 race bikes and directing traffic to and through the footprint, Phoenix Convention Center MOVE Fitness DVD: kickboxing/dance model February 2009: 4 day event training in the routine and demonstrating on camera, unreleased FIT DanceWorks studio MAKA Beauty Systems hair spokesmodel February 2009: 1 day event modeling hair products and styles achievable with the products Godiva chocolates for Costco promotional model February 2009: 1 day event driving sales and brand awareness of availability in Costco Fry’s Marketplace Cupid’s event spokesmodel February 2009: 1 night event sampling Valentines day ice cream and sparkling wines in Fry’s marketplace PGA Tour: FBR OPEN golf tournament promotional model for Aleve January 2009: 4 day event sampling Aleve and collecting entries for drawing of PGA memorabilia onsite of golf course Spokesmodel for Banfi / Vino Maipo wines December 2008: 2, 2 day events as sommelier and sampler of the wines in Sams Club Promotional model for Hewlett Packard Touchsmart PC December 2008: 5 day event in stores training and educating consumers on the new touch screen computer in Best Buy stores Promotional model for Fry’s Holiday Event December 2008: 1 day event sampling holiday recipes to customers and handing out coupons in Fry’s Marketplace stores Promotional model DISCOVER CARD event Black Friday/ November 2008: 3 day event handing out premiums and creating brand awareness of cash back savings with Discover card in Tucson Mall Promotional model for Joy to the Herd! Shamrock Farms family festival at Stanfield AZ dairy farm December 2008: 2 day event selling tickets, giving tours, receiving donations for charity at the farm Phoenix Zoo & Fisher Price “play date” brand ambassador August 2008: playing with the kids and introducing them to the newest toys available for Christmas inside the Phoenix zoo Texas on Tour spokesmodel October 2008: 4 day event teaching trivia about Texas for the State board of Tourism at the Arizona State Fair to attendees ADHD brand ambassador October-November 2008: 12 day event surveying Arizona State Fair attendees on ADHD symptoms and treatments MEDIA/EMCEE Emcee for ROCKBAND live event with Cox Communications 1 day event promoting the video game and Cinemax HD April 2010 Spokesmodel/committee member for Barrows Brain Cancer research fundraiser "Off Centered Experience" I'm currently part of the creative team for this event scheduled in April, May & October 2010 Guest Judge for DECA at Mesa Community College January 2010 1 day event as a judge of students marketing and promotion skills in competition to assess their incorporation of learned and tested marketing theory Good Morning Arizona Ch. 3 "Do It Yourself Bridal Makeup tips" segment October 2009: 2, 3 minute live tv segment to promote my book, the East Valley Bridal Affair and drive traffic to the website East Valley Bridal Affair emcee/live makeup demo October 2009: 1 day tradeshow, I taught 2 live demos for makeup, and announced throughout the day the events, the fashion show, and raffle winners Arizona Bridal Week emcee/live makeup demo September 2009: 8 day event, I taught 2 live demos for makeup, announced the fashion shows and showcased the designers and clients in attendance Media correspondent for Hell City tattoo festival September 2009: 3 day tradeshow event, interviewing and writing stories about the event and artists, worked with photographer to capture images of attendees and artists MDRA Las Vegas Motor Speedway Umbrella Girl/host June 2009: 2 day event on site as Umbrella Girl to provide shade to racers waiting in line for their race time and report from the track the racer experience Tempe Music Festival interview talent for bands, Tempe Mayor and attendees April 2009: 1 night event, media correspondent and interviews with bands for local media outlets American Cancer Society master of ceremonies for Glamour Walkers fashion show fundraiser March 2009: 1 night event as a volunteer emcee for fashion show to highlight designers and raise funds The Game Show Network “On Air Host” search finalist March 2009: 1 day event audition for current game show program as a co-host Briana Linea couture “Midnight Catwalk” event emcee March 2009: 1 night event emcee for fashion show commenting on fashion and the designer Phoenix 8th annual Street Fair Fashion Show emcee March 2009: 1 day event emcee for fashion show Radio show host and producer of Best of Beauty on Achieve Radio 2003-2005: 2 year radio show program as on air talent Platinum Stitch Awards emcee, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art monthly fashion show emcee 2003-2005: 2 year emcee host for SMoCA fashion nights PRINT & CATALOG Model New Face of "Dollface Bettys" catalog/calendar September 2009: 1 day shoot for current clothing catalog and 2010 calendar As You Wish downtown Phoenix photoshoot September 2009: 1 day/night shoot showcasing Phoenix at night Route 66 photoshoot with JMGPhoto June 2009: 1 day photoshoot showcasing historical Route 66 in Kingman AZ for the Daily Miner newspaper Arizona movie poster shoot with JMG Photo October 2009: 1 day shoot for tourism in Arizona Bride & Groom magazine photoshoot with photographer Nadia D in Jennyvi Couture August 2009: 1 day shoot, to showcase Jennyvi Bridal dresses in Echo Canyon Arizona 944 magazine nightlife photo showcase from All 5 After 5 August 2009 : 1 night event modeling current Banana Republic Fall clothing line Featured model on www.dragbike.com for MDRA Umbrella Girl July 2009: 2 day event photoshoot of bikes and racers for MDRA Summer calendar photoshoot with Harold Boy June 2009: 1 day photoshoot to promote tourism to Lake Powell Nevada Photo shoot with Ralph Prowell April/May 2009: 2 day shoot for portfolio building Photo shoot with Mike Pavlock April 2009: 2 day shoot for NASCAR at Phoenix International Raceway Photo shoot with Jeff Alan Wolf April/May 2009: 1 day shoot for photographer concept art Photo shoot with Tom Polen April 2009: 1 day shoot for agency test MAKEUP ARTISTRY Oscar Taylor fashion show featuring Paul Lee Hazlett April 2009 Wedding dress catalog cover for Jennyvi Couture 2008/2009 Makeup coach for Fresh Start Women’s Foundation (FALL 08 & SPRING 09) “Candyland” cover/catalog shoot for Angela Johnson’s 2009 clothing line Scottsdale Fashion Week lead makeup artist November 2008 West Valley Bridal show lead makeup artist designing the runway look July 2008 Featured on “The Author’s Show” with Bridal Makeup DIY August 2008 Featured Beauty expert writer for www.earth911.org 2007-2008 TOTALBEAUTY.COM featured beauty blog 2008-2009 Borghese Kirkland Signature event lead makeup artist 2007-2008 FORD Robert Black modeling agency makeup instructor 2007-2008 Good Evening Arizona, Sonoran Living, Arizona Midday beauty segments 2005-2008 Paradise Valley Community College instructor 2004-2005 ULTA store event artist for Studio Gear Cosmetics 2003-2004 L’Oreal Paris tour makeup artist and event coordinator at America West Arena 2003 Owner of Makeup University: teaching the everyday lady how to go from good to gorgeous Author of Bridal Makeup: DIY Style: How to take control of your wedding day beauty and Celebrity Style Weddings on a Costco Budget; published and sold on AMAZON.com Special skills: bartending, cocktail waitress, voice over, singing, public speaking, horseback riding, motorcycle riding, swimming, teleprompter, creative writing, hosting, emcee, typing 90 wpm, professional phone etiquette, and sales. Partial list of credits for Film, Television, and Video: Tombstone: publicity, Stargate SG-1: producers assistant, Pontiac Moon: production assistant, Satori Chronicles: writer,producer and publicity at SXSW film festival Austin TX, Dinner with Steve and Dan: writer,producer, The Director: assistant director, Family Ties that Bind (TV MOW) Producer’s Assistant Other career achievements: 2006 Living Word Bible Church Mesa, AZ Makeup Artist Lead artist to Pastor Tom Anderson, Scot Anderson, Jason Anderson for TBN and national broadcasts Created television makeup for Marilyn Hickey, Dr. Myles Munroe and Rick Renner to implement at their home churches 2000 - 2006 Sephora Event Artist Scottsdale, AZ Independent makeup event planner for in store promotions featuring LORAC, Sue Devitt Studio, Benefit Cosmetics and Fusion Beauty Increased sales and repeat customers for in store events, managed 15 sales associates, trained associates in makeup artistry technique to increase sales. 2003-2005 AVEDA makeup expert Scottsdale, AZ Regional event artist and salon trainer Created on going salon events featuring the new cosmetic and skin care products producing repeat customers and sales Trained salon hairstylists and support staff in makeup artistry technique and upselling resulting in 30% higher cash wrap sales 2003-2005 Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandise Scottsdale AZ Instructor and public speaker Fluent in 12 presentations teaching the fundamentals of history and design in fashion Recruited 7 new schools to participate in the FIDM classroom experience Increased repeat visits to classrooms due to popularity of the presentations Highest recruitment of students into FIDM based on classroom presentations 2000-2004 Nordstroms Scottsdale, AZ Freelance spa event planner Tripled store event participation with public and independent fashion lines. Expanded sales to include local market accounts and designers. Specialized in beauty events Education University of Arizona Tucson, AZ B.F.A., Media Arts and Business Graduated with honors, produced and directed award winning documentary for Girls Ranch, winner of Best Entertainment booth at Spring Fling that I wrote, performed, produced and directed. New York Film Academy New York, NY Intensive hands on production certificate Student film resulted in being hired to produce Italian fashion documentary in Milan.
Apache Junction, Arizona, United States
Ninawa E Chimon - Freelance Arabic Translation & Children's Book Writing
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NINAWA CHIMON ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL (773)814-6442 NINAWA.CHIMON@GMAIL.COM Professional Summary Objective, dynamic and results-oriented ESL teacher committed to including a passion for learning, creating multicultural awareness through teaching the fundamentals of the English language. A strong talent to develop and implement creative, hands-on curriculum that reaches every student's learning style and ability. A highly energetic, enthusiastic, trustworthy and approachable individual with excellent communication skills, specializing in teaching English for Arab and Assyrian students, Dedicated to providing the best acquisition of English as a native speaker. Skilled in motivating and mentoring students of all ages and learning levels. Enthusiastic teacher dedicated to creating an enjoyable, inviting and dynamic learning atmosphere. Implements traditional and innovative methods to motivate students to learn the English language and understand American culture. [Job Title] who is engaging and enthusiastic in hands-on learning with students. Well-traveled and fluent in Arabic and Assyrian. Patient and dedicated teacher who works tirelessly to develop and promote interactive learning within a group environment. Desires a challenging ESL Instructor position. Skilled ESL Instructor versed in using effective and efficient methods of teaching while focusing on the individual needs of each student. Capable ESL Instructor committed to challenging students with rigorous and engaging coursework. Private ESL Tutor specializing in business English instruction for international professionals looking to increase their vocabulary, fluency and cultural understanding. Versatile instructor trained in everything from private tutoring for adult professionals to elementary school classroom instruction. Energetic ESL Instructor experienced in teaching children from a diverse range of cultures and ethnic backgrounds. Skills • Fluent in Arabic and Assyrian • Extensive English grammar knowledge • Culturally sensitive • Test methods knowledge • 4 years as an ESL instructor • Studied Abroad in Syria • Proficient in creating and maintaining schedules Work History ESL Instructor11/2008 to 06/2009 Babel Institute – Syria • Tutored children having difficulties in English grammar and conversation after school hours Assisted the teaching staff of a private institute for English language training by preparing the suitable conversation CDs. • Participated in the summer of 2009 with a foreign exchange program teaching spoken and written English to a group of twenty Assyrian and Arab Students in rural. • Obtained a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) in 2010. • Participated in translating local short stories from Arabic to English. • Teaching Arabic online for Army solders through PEC (Progressive Expert Consulting incorporation)/ SOFTSonline (December 2011 to date). • Currently, Early Childhood teacher since April 2012. • Educated [number] students in the basics of English grammar and conversational speaking. • Coordinated communication between students and school administration to create an effective and culturally-sensitive learning environment. • Emphasized critical thinking through small group activities. • Created monthly academic status reports based on in-depth student evaluations. • Collaborated with teachers and department heads to meet quarterly and yearly educational goals. • Developed and taught a curriculum to improve students' conversational abilities. • Designed seasonal programs emphasizing vocabulary, pronunciation and reading comprehension. • Assisted department head in establishing daily schedules, curriculum and ESL activities. • Administered and graded tests and assignments to evaluate student progress. • Assigned lessons and corrected homework. • Improved instruction methods by using a variety of assessment tools and strategies. • Attended workshops to learn about student motivation and engaging learning activities. • Gave one-on-one attention to each student while maintaining overall focus on the entire group. • Worked with an average of [number] students per class. • Managed several internet-based language programs. Arabic Instructor12/2011 to 05/2012 PEC (Progressive Expert Consulting incorporation)/ SOFTSonline – Syracuse, NY • Teaching Arabic online for Army solders • Educated [2] students in the basics of Arabic grammar and conversational speaking. • Developed and taught a curriculum to improve students' conversational abilities. • Administered and graded tests and assignments to evaluate student progress. • Assigned lessons and corrected homework. • Improved instruction methods by using a variety of assessment tools and strategies. Teacher04/2011 to date Safari Chilcare – Mount Prospect, IL • Worked with interdisciplinary team members to evaluate children's progress and recommend appropriate learning plans • Addressed behavioral and learning issues with parents and daycare management • Fostered reasoning and problem solving through active exploration games and activities • Monitored students' educational progress with individual charts and files • Taught an average of 12 children per school year • Sanitized toys and play equipment each day to maintain safety and cleanliness • Allowed for ample outdoor discovery time each day • Assisted and supervised 8 children through the entire school day. • Gave one-on-one attention to children while maintaining overall focus on the entire group • coordinated parent-teacher conferences 2 times during the school year • Established daily routines that were easy for the children to follow. • supervised students and enforced discipline during all Head Start activities • Nurtured a supportive learning environment that was often used as a model for other classrooms. • Identified signs of emotional and developmental problems in children and reported to parents Education Bachelor of Arts: English as a Foreign Language and English Literature2009Mamoun Private University for science and techno - Overseas • Coursework in Language Arts, Sociology and Anthropology • Language Teaching coursework • Coursework in Foreign Languages including Arabic and English Masters: Linguistics2012Northeastern Illinois University - • Coursework in Language and Identity • Coursework in Language Arts, Sociology and Anthropology • Emphasis in Bilingualism
Schaumburg, Illinois, United States