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Mia Schipani - Freelance Travel Writing & Content Writing
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MIA ELISE SCHIPANI 98 Southfield Avenue, #104, Stamford, CT 06902 C-646-734-7004, urbanspa15@aol.com Outstanding Team Leader; Highly Creative, Innovative, Strategic Marketer, Writer and Business Developer; Solution Salesperson and Brand Developer with strong written and verbal communication skills; Highly Capable of managing Public Relations, Corporate Social Responsibilities and...
Stamford, Connecticut, United States

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Keith Howell - Freelance Graphic Design & Ad Design
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KEITH HOWELL OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as an online editor or reporter SUMMARY OF SKILLS: ? Award-winning news/sports journalist well known as a high-energy self-starter with strong personal ethics ? More than eight years of online editing experience ? Excels both in print and online while maintaining enthusiasm and positive attitude ? Demonstrates superior ability to solve problems creatively and shine amid constant deadline pressure in some of Canada's top newsrooms ? Respected for knowledge of journalism; strong news judgment, work ethic and organizational skills ? Adept at meeting tight deadlines, troubleshooting and multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment ? Gifted at getting along with diverse personality types ? Excellent oral and written communication skills EDUCATION & TRAINING: Web development program (full-time), Durham College, Oshawa, ON Studied Java Script, Photoshop, Flash, SQL, XHTML, Vector Graphics, Flash, Web Design Journalism Diploma, Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON StarNext Multimedia and Video training Toronto Star, Toronto, ON Computer Assisted Reporting course, NICAR, Washington, DC DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES: Online Editing: ? Skilled at working with reporters in the field to improve stories ? Team player who works well in close coordination and consultation with production staff to prepare stories, graphics, linksets, PDFs and photos ? Acted as point man between reporters, city desk and Web site to ensure major breaking news stories filed quickly and accurately. ? Produced packages including photo galleries, links to other stories and information, as well as setting up polls and other reader feedback ? As sports editor, managed two full-time staff, several part-time writers, as well as several freelance reporters and columnists ? KEITH HOWELL davidglyn@yahoo.ca 289-385-9088 ? Maintained, updated and resolved problems online and made critical decisions on top stories in various sections as the first editor to see articles posted overnight to Web site ACCOMPLISHMENTS: ? Two-time winner in sports feature writing at Western Ontario Newspaper Awards ? Award winner in sports feature writing, sports writing, photography, spot news team writing at the Ontario News Awards ? 14 other nominations in various journalism award categories ? Presented a plan to upgrade the Star.com real estate Web site and recommendations were incorporated into the Star’s upgraded site WORK HISTORY: Writer, Durham Business Times, Ajax, ON Jan. 2011 to Present Writing tutor, Durham College, Oshawa, ON Oct./2010 to Apr., 2011 Sports reporter, UOIT/Durham College athletic department, including covering the Canadian College Basketball Championships, March, 2011 Oct./2010 to Apr., 2011 Web Editor, Canoe.ca, Toronto, ON 2009 – 2010 Spearheaded editing and troubleshooting on Slam Sports and C-News. Handled overnight production duties for various Web sites in Sun Media chain Web/Copy Editor, The National Post, Toronto, ON 2008 – 2009 Managed the nationalpost.com sports Web site as well as handling layout duties Copy Editor, The Toronto Star, Toronto, ON 2006 – 2008 Edited the Real Estate and Wheels sections of the paper with a focus on copy editing, writing headlines and proofreading pages Web Editor, Thestar.com, Toronto Star, Toronto, ON 2000 – 2006 Edited, wrote headlines, posted breaking stories immediately and did troubleshooting under deadline pressure in a fast-paced environment Reporter/Photographer, North Bay Nugget, North Bay, ON 1993 – 2000 Covered virtually every beat, including city hall, politics and education Sports Editor, North Bay Nugget, North Bay, ON 1990 – 1993 Set editorial direction, handled regular layout shifts, covered OHL beat, wrote a weekly column and other articles on top of supervisory duties
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada