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Pauline Cyr - Freelance French Translation & Journalistic Writing
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NOT AN EMPLOYER: I AM A TRANSLATOR!!! DON'T SEND ME YOUR RESUME!
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Susan Gebrezgie - Freelance Journalistic Writing & Direct Marketing
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Vivian - Freelance Chinese Translation & Journalistic Writing
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Leah Wong - Freelance Journalistic Writing & Editing
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Chris reid - Freelance Outdoor Photography & Sports Photography
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Tertius Pickard - Freelance Commercial Photography & News Photography
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Tertius Pickard is a professional photographer with over 30 years of experience. He has worked in all fields of photography, from covering wars to the Olympic Games. He is known for his candid and unique wedding photography, and his excellent editorial photography. Tertius Pickard works internationally, and is based in Brisbane, Australia.
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Laura Roberts - Freelance Blog Writing & Content Writing
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LAURA K. ROBERTS Professional Journey Talented, integrated client service leader who develops and executes marketing, digital, and communications campaigns from ideation to delivery. Rich agency experience building/maintaining mid to senior level client relationships across a variety of brand assignments. Self-starting, motivated thinker with strong collaborative skills who takes that deep dive to learn and live the business and industry. Creative and results driven with a deep acumen to lead and mentor teams involving marketing, technology, creative, social, and communications. Strong management and mentoring skills leveraged to motivate and align teams in a matrixed environment. 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WilliamPaid LLC Northbrook, IL December 2011 – August 2012 Vice President Integrated Marketing & Corporate Communications Online company and its selected partners offer tenants and landlords the most flexible and value added rent payment system. Focus centered on developing marketing communications strategies leveraging all media channels. Retained and supervised two supporting agencies (SEO, social media) and performed as spokesperson for the company. LRC Connect, Inc. Chicago, IL June 2010 - December 2011 President Social media strategy/implementation as a key offering in this full service consumer and corporate marketing communications practice. Message mapping and media training clients were a key element of the practice. Continually identified and won new business. Lead Clients: • Latham & Watkins • Science Olympiad • Hammacher Schlemmer HYConnect Chicago, IL March 2008 - June 2010 Senior Vice President Established the communications practice including all communications systems and processes. Aligned the practice closely with interactive and advertising to enable the delivery of fully integrated, traditional and non-traditional marketing communications solutions. Lead Clients: • Arlington Park Racetrack • Schlitz Beer • Bolthouse Farms LRC Marketing Communications, Inc. Chicago, IL June 2005 - March 2008 President Founded a highly successful consumer communications agency. Lead/mentored a team of five professionals and a team of consultants. 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Francisca Janse van Rensburg - Freelance Paralegal & Transcription
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EMPLOYMENT HISTORY ORGANISATION : Velile Tinto & Associates PERIOD : April 2011 to 30 November 2011 POSITION : Paralegal DUTIES : • AVAF (ABSA Vehicle & Asset Finance) collections (Gauteng, Western Cape, Eastern Cape & Kwa-Zulu Natal) (obtaining Court Orders – Section 129 / Section 86(10), Summons, Default Judgment and issuing Warrant of Attachment for vehicles), liaison with ABSA as well as debtors, fees (+ R150 000.00 per month). Paralegal position. I work totally independently on my files – currently + 250 active files. REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Financial insecurity at company (12 employees left at once) ORGANISATION : Bezuidenhout Van Zyl PERIOD : February 2010 to December 2010 POSITION : Paralegal DUTIES : • FNB Foreclosures (from Summons/Notice of Motion to Sale in Execution, incl debt reviews), fees ( + R300 000.00 to R500 000.00 p/month), liaison with FNB as well as debtors REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Personal reasons (had to look after my very ill mother of 80) ORGANISATION : Adams & Adams PERIOD : February 2009 – January 2010 POSITION : Secretary to Mr JP Rudd / Legal Secretary DUTIES : • MVA claims • Dictaphone typing • Liaison with clients, medical experts, MVA, etc • Fees REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Received an offer for double my salary ORGANISATION : GSE Security Services PERIOD : October 2006 – January 2009 POSITION : 50% Member DUTIES : • General day-to-day management of business • Advertising, appointment of employees, managing of employees • Management of timesheets, salaries, bookkeeping • Interaction with liaison with clients REASON FOR RESIGNATION : I resigned as member ORGANISATION : Ivan Pauw & Partners PERIOD : January 2005 – September 2006 POSITION : Personal assistant to Mr Ivan Pauw DUTIES : • Property Law • Commercial Law • Dictaphone Typing • General secretarial duties • Arrangement of all functions • Liaison with clients, developers, etc REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Started own company ORGANISATION : Van Rooyen, Thlapi, Wessels (Mafikeng) PERIOD : June 2004 to December 2004 POSITION : Paralegal and personal assistant to Mr Wessels DUTIES : • Independent running of entire High Court Department. • Foreclosures, sequestrations, liquidations, divorces, general High Court Litigation • Consultations with clients • Dictations to junior typist REASON FOR RESIGNATGION : Relocated back to Pretoria ORGINASATION : Advocates’ Chambers Pretoria PERIOD : July 2003 – May 2004 POSITION : Private Secretary to Adv M Ripp & Freelance typing DUTIES : • General secretarial duties • Freelance typing for various Advocates REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Relocated to Mafikeng ORGANISATION : JW Wessels & Partners PERIOD : June 1999 – June 2003 POSITION : Secretary & Litigation Typist DUTIES : • High Court & Magistrate’s Court litigation • Dictaphone Typing • Divorces • Labour Law REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Received very good offer from Adv Ripp ORGINISATION : Ross & Jacobs PERIOD : January 1996 – May 1999 POSITION : Private Secretary to Mr Org Basson. • High Court & Magistrate’s Court litigation • Divorces, liquidations, sequestrations, collections for ABSA Insurance Brokers, Commercial Law REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Received better offer ORGINISATION : Kruger Van der Walt Attorneys PERIOD : April 1992 – December 1996 POSITION : Private Secretary to Mr Kruger van der Walt • High Court & Magistrate’s Court litigation • Nedbank foreclosures • Divorces • Liquor License Applications REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Mr Van der Walt relocated to Polokwane and closed down ORGINISATION : State Attorney Pretoria PERIOD : December 1988 to March 1992 POSITION : Private Secretary to Mr Jurg Huysamen (Deputy State Attorney) DUTIES: • Started in typing pool with general litigation typing • General High Court & Magistrate’s Court litigation • Divorces, liquidations, sequestrations, collections for ABSA Insurance Brokers, Commercial Law REASON FOR RESIGNATION : Wanted exposure in the private sector
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Clarity - Freelance Creative Writing & Article Writing
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$25
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Years of experience as an editor, a writer of children's books ( three published), poetry published, teacher of creative writing. I write in a prose style. I write for web sites, both educational, informational and very creatively. I also am a photographer by trade, from nature to portraits to music.
Tahoe City, California, United States
Kelsi Scheer - Freelance Audio Editing & Video Editing
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Kelsi Scheer _____________________________________________________________________________ • 204 Sunrise Drive Germantown IL 62245 • kelsischeer@gmail.com • 618.610.1152 _____________________________________________________________________________ Objective I am a Mass Communications major looking for a full time job in addition to my small business. Experience Peace Love Productions Breese, IL June 2010-Current Co-Owner o Schedule meetings with bride and groom o Present and explain contract o Shoot and direct 10+ hours of footage on wedding day o Edit footage together to present that evening at the reception o Use social media to interact with brides and grooms i.e. Facebook, Vimeo, etc. o Handle money o www.peaceloveproudctions.net Spot Creative Media St. Louis, MO December 2010-May 2011 Intern o Selected music for client videos o Edited rough cuts for Spot Tv o Gained experience with computer graphics, specifically in Adobe After Effects Prestige Portraits Edwardsville, IL May 2010-September 2010 Customer Service Representative o Shot and edited promotional video o Scheduled appointments o Placed portrait orders o Made sales calls o Assisted photographer o Answered telephone Skills o Excellent people skills o Outstanding interpersonal skills o Quick learner o Enthusiastic o Strong work ethic o Solid organizational skills Production Equipment and Software o Equipment experience includes: Canon GL1/GL2, Canon XL1/XL2, Canon EOS Rebel T2i (photography and video), tripods, lighting kits, a variety of microphones, studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board, switcher, and Chyron o Knowledgeable in production and lighting for indoor and outdoor situations for news, commercials, and narratives o Software experience includes: Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, After Effects, Adobe Suite & Microsoft Office (PC and Mac) Special Projects o Co-Editor of the 48-Hour Film Project, if only…which won an award for Best Editing o Segment producer and director for SIUE Global Village o Mr. Anthonys Fashions Promotional Video Education Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications – Expected August 2011 o Specialization in Television Production o Minor in Speech Communication (Specialization in Public Relations) o Recipient of the Bob Hardy Scholarship in May 2010
Collinsville, Illinois, United States