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Kirsten Stevens - Freelance Editing & Market Research
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Kirsten Stevens here. I have 5 years of experienge in Competitive Intelligence Research and Analasys. Do you need to know more about the competition? I can help you. I also provide a proffesional editing, and article writing service.
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Charles NDOUNDJI - Freelance International Marketing & Market Research
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I have been working tru the warehousing industry for 7 years and have a good knowledge of perishable and non perishable goods as people skills. From a Clerk to an Operations Manager, I achieved a lot and know the process quite better. During my varsity years, I studied Marketing and Management to accomodate my bi-language speaking. Good very strong personality and good skills of people...
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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Oksana Katsnelson - Freelance Business Management & Russian Translation
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4.5
2 Skills
$25
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Oksana Katsnelson 443-845-5015 Email: Oksana1513@gmail.com Qualifications Profile: Skilled and personable Administrative Assistant with 15 plus years’ experience providing consistent, approachable, customer service and full range of general company support. Sales: Scheduled initial appointments, gather clients information, provided an estimates and presentations, closing on new business and additional business for the existing clients. Regular follow up on the existing and new business for quality service and the new business opportunities. For 10 plus years sold commercial cleaning services to business clients, 10 plus years of financial services sales. Very successful in both areas. Last company increased monthly revenues 45% in less than 1 year. Extreme sense of urgency when making a contact with clients, cell phone availability immediate response. Administration: Provide exceptional administrative support to peers and senior management. 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Testing Banking Experience First National Bank - Rockville, Maryland, Jan 96 – Aug 98 Assistant Branch Manager/Financial Sales Representative Assisted in all aspects of Branch operations and sales of financial products (mortgages and investments). Trained new employees in banking operation and applicants' financial status and credit reporting. Recommended approval of customer applications for lines and extension of lines of credit, commercial loans, real estate loans, consumer credit loans and credit card accounts. Consistently met or exceeded branch sales quotas and goals and established a track record in cross-sales. Crestar/Melon Bank - Rockville, Maryland Jan 92 – Dec 95 Sr. Financial Sales Representative Executed daily operations of Branch Banking services, supervised branch personnel. 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Joao - Freelance Creative Writing & Portuguese Translation
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2 Skills
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João Rei Villar – EMMY WINNER 2011 PROFESSIONAL PROFILE Mr. Villar is an eclectic and outstanding creative, with great academic and professional competences, supported by a strong, general culture background, with more than 15 years of work experience. He has the ability to create and lead projects from the very beginning and is very precise about detail and data analysis. He has a natural ability for communication and motivation within teamwork. Also can work by himself and take any project in to his own hands. HIGHLIGHT: Mr. Villar was winner of the EMMY´s 2011 (Outstanding International Soap – Telenovela). At the present he works as cover supervisor teacher, attached to the drama department, at William Parker School in Hastings, East Sussex. WORK EXPERIENCE • Screenwriter at SP Televisão –Credits: o Cidade Despida (***** City) RTP 1 2010. 13 episodes. 6 Nominations at the Montecarlo Festival 2010 . Nominated for the best Portuguese fictional series 2011. Awarded Best fictional series in Russia 2011 o Maternidade (Maternity) RTP 1 2011 Adaptation 13 episodes. o Laços de Sangue SIC TV 2011 / with TV GLOBO Brasil. 150 episodes. “EMMY AWARDS 2011” winner at "telenovela" category. o Perfeito Coração (Perfect Heart) SIC TV 2009 81 episodes. o The Box (Short Movie) – 2009 o La vie en Gris (Short Animation Movie) 1988 with National Film Board of Canada. World Honour Distinction 1988 • Executive Producer - for RTP - “Logomédia, Centro de Produção e Difusão Audiovisual. (August 1999 - May 2003). o Support Manager and Supervisor of Teamwork Leading about 30 - 50 Persons. Executing Teamwork Planning. Daily co-ordination of (Live on Tape Recording) “Ecclesia” The official news of Catholic Church in Portugal - RTP 2 – Produced more than one thousand programs. VT operator on record. o Delegated Producer in “BCP TV” - Internal Broadcast TV Channel of the biggest private Bank in Portugal - Banco Comercial Português (Actually the BCP Millennium Corporate Bank) o Visit of the Holiness Pope John Paul II to Portugal May 2000 - TV Producer to the Fátima Sanctuary o Presenter of the Kids challenge “Demand of Treasure” Ecclesia Kids Summers special edition- RTP2 – August 2002 • Logistics Co-Manager at the Sounding and polls and Statistics company. (1997-1999) • Creative Director at the Communication Agency WIN – Lisbon, (1996,1997) • Motion Designer - Openings for TV and publicity - Duvideo Producers (1993) • Marketing Director, Media Relations. Events Manager at H.Mares. o Portuguese National representative brand of: (BAYLINER, SEADOO, HO Skis, SEALINE Yatch, LASER...)( 1991 / 1994 ) • Radio Presenter and Journalist – Radio Marginal, Cascais (1988) • Political Marketing Consultant – Since 1994 (Portugal, Mozambique and UK). EDUCATION • Master / Post-grade in Broadcast and multimedia. o ESCS – Media Superior Institute University Lisbon (2008/2009) • Communication Design Degree. o Design & Marketing Superior Institute (IADE) - Lisbon 1991/1995 • Cinema, Television and Advertising Movies Pos-grade. o UM University Lisbon with I@T Institute (1998/2000) • Web Design Course. o Cenjor Institute of Media and Journalism Lisbon (2006) • Animated cartoons course – Animathon International. o Council of Cascais Portugal with National Film Board of Canada (1988) • Mother language: Portuguese. • Other languages: Fluent in English and Spanish. Comprehensive in French and Italian. FURTHER QUALIFICATIONS • Musical Theatre Summer School o Guildhall School of Music and Drama – London (2006) • Acting Studies o UM University Lisbon with TZM Productions and the Stella Adler Conservatory of New York. (2000/2002) SKILLS AND ACHIEVEMENTS • A multi skilled natural team leader. • Direction, production and management of teams in theatre, broadcasting and TV shows. Worked as a drama teacher in both Portugal and United Kingdom. • High skills and knowledge of Marketing and Political Marketing • Can use several types of Creative software, such as Corel Draw, Adobe Creative Suite CS5 (flash, illustrator indesign photoshop), AVID and Premier. • KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, COMPETENCIES. INTERESTS • Cinema, Acting & Theatre • Music as Piano player and singer • Politics & Political Marketing • Sports • Art • Photography • Horse Riding • Alpine Ski EXTERNAL LINKS IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4044309/ Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/edit?trk=hb_tab_pro_top Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=107243035970220&ref=ts SP Televisão: http://www.sptelevisao.pt/
Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom
Jamie Creamer - Freelance Copywriting & Editing
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5.0
2 Skills
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JAMIE S. CREAMER WORK EXPERIENCE October 2002-Present Communications & Marketing Specialist III Office of Agricultural Communications & Marketing Alabama Ag Experiment Station/College of Agriculture Auburn University, Auburn, AL Develop, write and edit news and feature articles for AAES and College of Agriculture internal and external publications. Develop, write, edit and disseminate news releases. Proofread all print publications, news releases and correspondences. Manage and edit Web content. Take photographs for use with news releases and for internal and external publications. Serve as media liaison. February 2001–October 2002 Publications Specialist Ludwig von Mises Institute, Auburn, AL Edited, proofread, designed and published a wide range of publications at this nonprofit international economics research and educational organization. June 2000-February 2001 Writer/Editor Worked on contract with the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn University College of Agriculture and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. January 1999-May 2000 Copywriter/Copy Editor/Proofreader Design Group, Inc., Memphis, TN Served as sole copywriter, copy editor and proofreader for this printing and graphic communications company. Produced copy for brochures, manuals, print ads, catalogs, Web sites and radio spots for a broad range of commercial clients. June 1990-March 1998 County Communications Director Alabama Farmers Federation, Montgomery, AL Produced twice-monthly agricultural newsletter for organization’s leaders statewide. Served as associate editor, food editor and chief writer for monthly magazine. Wrote press releases and a weekly agricultural newspaper column. Proofread copy regularly. Produced promotional and informational brochures. April 1979-May 1990 Worked in the newspaper industry for a decade in positions including news reporter, features writer, features editor and newspaper associate editor and editor at daily papers in Montgomery, AL; Enterprise, AL; and Laurel, MS, before transitioning to public relations as am information specialist with the Alabama Department of Health. EDUCATION BA degree in journalism, Auburn University, 1979; graduated magna *** laude
Columbus, Georgia, United States
Tim Gresh - Freelance Branding & Website Design
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As a 24 year veteran in the design business, I have created strategic, brand-oriented solutions for my many satisfied clients. These clients range from Fortune 500 mass market clients, to global producers and small local businesses. Whether it be for print, web or packaging; the communication power of a thoughtful, targeted and well-executed design solution can help your company achieve maximum performance. Our dozens of awards and patents are proof that we not only exceed our clients' expectations, but our creativity is industry renowned. Whether for web, retail or direct sales, for a product or an entire corporate repositioning; we would like to apply our expertise and creativity to your business challenges. Thank you for your consideration, I hope our information is compelling enough to click or call. I am looking forward to speaking with you.
Raymond, Maine, United States
Chad Keeler - Freelance Illustration & Graphic Design
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4.5
2 Skills
$23
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I have a variety of experience in many mediums, and would like to focus on graphic design and building a more comprehensive illustration portfolio while freelancing. Additionally, I have worked in sales and customer service and am adept at anticipating and responding to a client's needs. Currently, I am working on developing a graphic novel series and handling creative direction at a gallery and boutique.
Portland, Oregon, United States
Shawna Britton - Freelance Book Writing & Editing
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4.0
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$75
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Shawna Britton 830 South Mara Drive, Apache Junction, AZ 85120 Home: 480-982-9102 sbritton112@email.itt-tech.edu Summary Self-Motivated associate with a proven history of developing customer loyalty and managing retail sales operations Qualifications • Earned distinction as top salesperson in each of three previous positions Self Motivated, and high energy level • Tolerant and flexible to different situations Organization and prioritization skills Strong verbal and personal communication skills Strong attention to detail Work Experience Barnes and Noble College Bookstore, Apache Junction, Arizona 2008 to 2009 Keyholder and salesperson Greet customers, determined each customer requirements. • Opened-closed cash registers, performed responsibilities like money counting, untying charge slips, vouchers & coupons, balancing cash drawer, and made deposits. • Maintained knowledge of existing sales promotions, policies concerning payments and trades, and the security practices. • Calculated sales costs, total buys and received and processed cash payments and credit payments. • Maintained details related to each sales. • Observed and recognized security threats and thefts, and identified how to stop or manage such situations. Junior Village, Apache Junction, Arizona 2008 to 2008 Assistant Teacher Organize activities within the classroom like games, art, music and dance. Helped teach basic concepts to the children, such as the alphabet, numbers, colors and shapes. Assisted with getting supplies ready, getting snacks and lunches ready and on the table for the children, and cleaning the toys and the child-care room. Army National Guard, , Arizona 2006 to 2007 Soldier Prepared technical data and instructions for operations, Trained personnel , Managed critical communication links between air, naval, and ground forces, Formulated and implemented emergency plans for natural and wartime disasters, Coordinated emergency response teams and agencies, Evaluated command center information and need for high-level military and government reporting, Provided technical information and advice on capabilities and operational readiness, Evaluated proposals 2003 - 2005, Apache Junction, Arizona Cook Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work areas. • Clean food preparation areas, cooking surfaces, and utensils. • Operate large-volume cooking equipment such as grills, deep-fat fryers, or griddles. • Prepare specialty foods such as pizzas, bread sticks, sandwiches, following specific methods that usually require short preparation time. • Verify that prepared food meets requirements for quality and quantity. • Take food and drink orders and receive payment from customers. • Read food order slips or receive verbal instructions as to food required by patron, and prepare and cook food according to instructions. • Wash, cut, and prepare foods designated for cooking. • Prepare dough, following recipe. • Measure ingredients required for specific food items being prepared. • Schedule activities and equipment use with managers, using information about daily menus to help coordinate cooking times. • Prepare and serve beverages such as coffee and fountain drinks. • Cook the exact number of items ordered by each customer, working on several different orders simultaneously. • Serve orders to customers at windows, counters, or tables. • Clean, stock, and restock workstations and display cases. Education Criminal Justice 2011 ITT Technical Institute, Tempe AZ - Currently completing an associates degree in Criminal Justice . Member of Zeta Kappa Phi American Criminal Justice Association member Selected, Criminal Justice 2008 - 2009 Central Arizona College, Apache Junction - Selected 2008 Central Arizona College - Summary of Accomplishments • Answered incoming phone lines to provide details on filing deadlines and application status. • Use clear, concise communication skills in conjunction with organizational skills to perform daily duties. • Provided superior customer service and work quality while demonstrating attention to detail, flexibility and innovation in resolving problems. Possess effective communications skills, and work well with others at all levels
Mesa, Arizona, United States
Michael A Norton - Freelance Flyer Design & Multimedia
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3.0
2 Skills
$20
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Michael A. Norton originates from Cleveland, Ohio and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Cinema from Denison University. He has been making movies on and off since 1989 when he received his first camera for Christmas, the Fisher Price PXL-2000 (two years earlier his cherished gift from Santa was a fancy typewriter). With over ten years of administrative, marketing, creative, and technical writing experience in the workplace, he brings a varied and tacit knowledge to the wider media world. Ever the entrepreneurial spirit, Michael established a web browser company on March 10th, 2012, which aims to foster basic, educational R&D tools for the world. He is currently obtaining his Master's of Public Administration from Ashford University. In 2002, he self-published his first novel and continues to write screenplays, novels, and stage plays. He happily resides in Studio City, California.
Studio City, California, United States
Daniel Clement - Freelance Screenwriting & Video Editing
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Hi, I live in Northern Ontario and love filmmaking and writing. I had a short film as a finalist entry in the 2008 Sudbury International Film Festival (Cinefest) which I have written, directed and edited. I have a feature length screenplay currently in development.
Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada