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Jill Hammergren - Freelance Video Production, Script Writing, Travel Writing, Creative Writing, & Branding
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Jill Branson Hammergren is The Media Pro. She’s an award-winning writer, producer and media consultant with 30 years experience producing video, documentaries, commercials, films and animations for TV, film, production studios, corporations and individuals. She writes articles, blogs, marketing and promotional items, advertising copy, travel and entertainment articles for publications and...
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Doreen Elliason - Freelance Article Writing & Travel Writing
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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Anthony Howard - Freelance Journalistic Writing & Journalistic Photography
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PROFILE: Award-winning, versatile journalist with hands-on experience of national newspapers, magazines, books, radio, television, media relations and corporate communications. Common-sense approach. Adaptable. Sociable. Good listener. Computer literate. EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE: • Writer: news, features, interviews, comment and columns for more than 50 national newspapers and magazines in the UK and abroad. Two books published. • Editor: news stand magazines, supplements and corporate publications. Role: driving the project forward, budgets, formulating content, flat planning, commissioning words and pictures, guiding designers and sub editors, liaising with management and advertising, representation at international news conferences and events. • Chief sub-editor: national weekly newspaper. Role: maintaining roster and diary, hiring freelances, progress chasing, allotting tasks, liaising with editor-in-chief, lawyers, news editor, features editor and sports editor. • News editor: national weekly magazine. Role: planning agenda, commissioning staff and freelance stories and photography, writing leaders, deputising for editor, representation at international news conferences and events. • Sub-editor: national newspapers, consumer magazines, business magazines and corporate publications. Role: text editing, re-writes, fact checking, headlines, standfirsts, crossheads, captions, layouts, proof reading. • Broadcaster: live on radio. Writing and dubbing voice-overs for television. • Digital photographer: Events, travel, wild life, landscapes, seascapes, people, equestrian sport, motor sport. Has worked with: • Press: Argus South African Newspapers, Arrow Books/Severn House, Camerapix/Mohamed Amin, Daily Mail Newspapers, Daily Mirror Newspapers, HHL, Harmsworth Magazines, Haymarket, Hobsons, IPC Magazines, Inside Communications, Little Brown, Mediaplanet, Miller Freeman, Morgan Samuel Editions/Partridge Press, News International, Octopus Publishing, United Business Media, The Voice Group. (Staff, contract or freelance.) • Broadcasting: BBC Radio 4, GLR, British Forces Broadcasting, LBC, Beacon Radio, BRMB, Thames Valley Radio, SABC, B Sky B, Visnews, Yorkshire Television, BBC Television. (Contract or freelance.) Media background: • Work published: in Australasia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, the UK and the USA. Tally includes journalism awards. • Assignments: include descending diamond and gold mines as deep as 3,000 metres, crossing the Sahara half a dozen times, and experiencing chilling Arctic winters. Travel to more than 60 countries – as far afield as Africa, North and South America, the Middle East, Russia, Japan and Europe. Newspapers and magazines written for include: Daily Mail London Daily Mirror London Daily Telegraph London Mail on Sunday London Sunday Mirror London Sunday Times London The People London Cape Times Cape Town Sunday Times Johannesburg Sunday Tribune Durban The Star Johannesburg The Voice London Business London Cosmopolitan Frankfurt Departures London Let’s Go London Mediaplanet London Nostalgia London Reader’s Digest Cape Town The Peak Hong Kong Weekend London AA-Magazine London Spanish Magazine Bath Daily Mail Ski Magazine London Publishers subbed for include: Argus Newspapers Johannesburg Associated Magazines London Harmsworth Magazines London Inside Communications London IPC Business Press London Miller Freeman London News international London Scott Publications Cape Town The Voice Group London United Business Media London KNOW-HOW: Editor. Project manager. Writer. Sub-editor. Photographer. Broadcaster. Media relations. Magazines. Newspapers. Books. Web sites. Radio. Events. IT SKILLS: DTP (QuarkXpress, etc). Digital SLR photography. Image editing (Photo Shop, etc). Web sites (MS FrontPage, etc). MS Word. MS Excel. MS PowerPoint. MS Publisher. MS Outlook Express. MS Internet Explorer. INTERESTS EMBRACE: Art, aviation, books, classical music and jazz, conversation, cooking and wine, countryside, cycling and walking, historic buildings, history, hot air ballooning, photography, motor racing and rallying, rugby union, theatre and cinema, travel and geography, wild life, world affairs. CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS EXPERIENCE: • Media relations: news releases, on-event news, press conferences, photo shoots, TV news clips, mobile and static press rooms. • Advertising and PR agencies: special events, stock market analysts’ briefings, flotations, new-business pitches, presentations, brochures, annual reports, web sites. • Consultant editor: house newspapers and magazines. Has also worked with: • Aerial Display Company, Avenue Communications, Basten Greenhill Andrews, Charles Barker advertising, Dairy Crest, Extel Advertising & PR, Infoplan PR, KBH Communications, Keith Bayley Rogers stock brokers, Land Rover, National Trust, Schroders, Smee Advertising, The Brompton Agency, Worldsport Management. (Staff, contract, freelance or collaboration.) RECENT ASSIGNMENTS INCLUDE: Editor: compiling 57-page illustrated history of Paris-Dakar Rally car: research, writing, text editing, image editing, scanning, page layouts. Author: Revising/re-publishing one of my physical/print books as a digital edition in a variety of formats accessible to Kindle, iPad, Kobo and other users. Also writing a parallel “how to” manual. Editor: Researching/writing global market reviews for a business intelligence provider: 73,000 and 47,000 words out in 2008-2009, and 85,000 words published in early 2011. Contributor: Press Gazette – “A jolly good jape for Mirror prestige”. Editor: Mediaplanet ‘corporate money’ supplement published with The Times. 12 tabloid pages/8,000 words. Contributor: Motor Sport – “Mirror to the world”. Editor: Mediaplanet ‘private aviation’ supplement published with The Times. 16 tabloid pages/10,000 words. Editor: Confidential 50,000-word, 10-part internal review for major health service. Managing editor: VE, with contributors worldwide and read on four continents. 72 A4 editorial pages/72,000 words per edition. Photographer: Fly-on-the-wall and portraiture digital photo shoots for medical practice; editing images for use on web site and in print. Travel: South Africa. Feature writing. Digital photography of: wild life, seascapes, landscapes, adventure sport. Writer: Teamed with major pollster to pitch for production of annual research report for high-profile organisation. Copy editor: Editing/re-writing 110,000-word PhD thesis for medical lecturer.
London, United Kingdom
Angela A. Farnell - Freelance Ad Design & Banner Design
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ANGELA A. FARNELL 630 Adams Street Phone: (985)210-9486 Killona,LA 70057 angelafarnell@cox.net OBJECTIVE: Obtain a position as a Computer Graphic Designer. EDUCATION: Southeast College of Technology - Associate Degree: Computer Graphic Design July, 1999 Xavier University of Louisiana - Bachelor of Science: Computer Science Minor: Mathematics May, 1995 EXPERIENCE: Freelancing Killona, LA May, 2007- Freelancer Present Designing websites in HTML, CD Labels, CD inserts, E-mail blast,Banners, doorhangers, flyer and other promotional items St. Charles Parish School Board Luling, LA August, 2008- Substitute Teacher Present Teach and instruct students in Kindergarten to 12th grade in various subjects and schools within the St. Charles Parish. Wright Document Services Destrehan, LA February, 2006- Computer Drafter August, 2008 Maintain contact database, scan, vectorize and proofread ship drawings. Trained 150 prospect employees on the Wise Image Pro program. Design Marketing pieces such as website, flyers, invitations, presentation and business cards. Champs Tire & Automotive Gonzales, LA January,2005 - Office Manager December,2005 Prepared the company taxes such as the parish and state taxes, Employer's wage report, Federal Tax Deposit, Quarterly Federal Tax Return, Employer's withholding tax and the 940. In addition, I itemized the credit card statements, reconciled bank statements, make deposits, pay the company bills and perform customer collections. Also, I provide customer service, wrote repair estimates, prepare invoices and manage and maintain the up keep of the shop computers, Furthermore, I design and layout advertisements ads for Champs. The Jewish Civic Press New Orleans, LA August, 2003- Production Manager January,2005 Design and layout ads and newspapers for four different regions. Imported and scan artwork and copy. Prepare the papers for printing, manage the flow of the ads, print and mail the bills through a database program called Designer. Performed daily backup of office server. In addition, I perform other duties including managing the QuickBooks system for Triton Enterprises, prepare leases, collect rent checks, and pay the monthly bills. Furthermore, my duties extend to training new sales employees on the Designer program. Extreme Car Care Donaldsonville, LA March, 2002 - Office Manager August, 2003 Entering invoices and car parts in the QuickBooks program, calculate daily sales, prepare and make deposits, itemize credit card statements, reconcile bank statements, prepare parish and state taxes and deq forms. Also, perform the duties of the General Manager, which include: providing customer service, writing estimates, preparing invoices and managing the shop. Maintain office and shop computers & printers. TMP Worldwide Dallas, TX August, 2000 Production Artist/Graphic Designer June, 2001 Worked with two account teams, a team in Dallas and the other in Houston, which consisted of Account Supervisors, Account Coordinators and Account Executives. Laid out various recruitment ads and promotional items consisting of web banner ads, flyers, brochures and newsletters. Imported, scanned and designed artwork, created pdf's, performed file impression using the Stuff-It program, designed templates, and uploaded ads and worked with strict deadlines and flexible hours. Also, as a Junior Achievement volunteer at Richardson High School, taught 11th and 12th students Interpersonal skills. LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA June, 1998- Graphic Designer August, 2000 Designed and laid out medical forms, brochures, booklets, invitations, programs, prescription pads, envelopes, letterheads, business cards, flyers, quote jobs and entered data in the Access database. In addition, I can shoot and strip negatives, make plates, use the cutting and folding machines. SKILLS: Adobe Illustrator 9.0, Adobe Photoshop 7.0, Adobe Table 3.0, Adobe PageMaker 6.5, Adobe Acrobat,Adobe Image ready ,Quark Express, Wise Image Pro 10,Html, Quick Books, Alldata,Scanner, Microsoft Office , Magnum platemaker 281, Plate processor, Challenge cutter, Baum folder, shrink wrapper and proficiency on the Mac and PC platform. References Upon Request
Des Allemands, Louisiana, United States
Mary Gordon - Freelance 3D Graphic Design & CAD
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3.5
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I am a Mechanical drafter and able to produced any mechanical drawing for productions or installations. If you need a drawing done that need to be submitted for approval by an engineer, I am at your sevice.
Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
Kyle A Johnson - Freelance Writing & Editing
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I am a freelance writer with years of experience reporting and copy editing in the newspaper industry. I have a B.S. in Journalism from Utica College of Syracuse University and a M.S. in Adolescent Education from the University of Rochester. While in college, I won numerous writing awards. In addition to writing articles, I enjoy writing works of fiction and screenplays. In 2014, I received an Honorable Mention in the $50,000 Story Share Writing Contest for my short story "Ricky Rides the Pine." My animated screenplay "The Pet Shop" was entered into two international screenplay competitions. I am currently working on a young adult manuscript.
Rochester, New York, United States
Jerry Ballew - Freelance Flash Design & 3D Graphic Design
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4.0
2 Skills
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I am highly skilled and have advanced knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design. My main goal is to create innovative, interesting and cutting edge solutions for all your graphic design needs. Designs which are pleasing to the eye and easily recognizable. Such as logos, business cards, and advertisements. Aside from computer skills I have great freehand skills and I enjoy painting. Logo design is one of my favorite areas of graphic design
Centre, Alabama, United States
Michelle Maddox - Freelance Poster Design & Logo Design
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4.0
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I am a graduating Graphic Design major from Longwood University with energy, professionalism and a lot of positivity. I had a love for design and working to make companies and their products look the best they can. Visit my website at http://mmaddoxdesign.webs.com for my portfolio and amateur photography. Below is also my resume! Michelle Maddox mmaddoxdesign.webs.com Located in Fredericksburg and Farmville areas, Virginia Education Longwood University Bachelor of Fine Arts 2012 concentration in Graphic Design Minor in English GPA 3.71 Cormier Honors College Design and Work Experience Design Lab at Longwood Farmville, VA 2010 to present Lead Designer Designed at the head of a team, designing for clients in the Farmville and Prince Edward areas. Primarily focused in branding development, poster design, and website design and coding. Spotsylvania Career and Technical Center Spotsylvania, VA 2007 to 2009 Printer Assistant Managed the color copier, black and white copier, 2 color printing press and digital printing press, as well as minor design and page layout, and all finishing operations. Creative Color Fredericksburg, VA January to June 2007 Digital Press Operator and Administrative Assistant Responsible for all rush jobs on digital copiers and all finishing and binding equipment. Also managed administrative and file management, and customer service. Longwood University Residential and Commuter Life Farmville, VA 23909 2010 to current Residential Assistant Responsible for 36 residents in an apartmenet complex. Also responsible for continued training and the production of the weekly commuter newsletter. Skills Computer: Adobe CS3/4/5 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Limited HTML Coding, Microsoft Office, Digital Photo Editing Press Operations: Digital Duplicator, PrintMaster, Heidlberg DI, Horizon Collator, Padding and Binding, Black and White Film Printing Communication: Facilitation, Working on a Deadline, Confrontation, Problem Solving Accomplishments Certifications PrintEd Certification in Design and Layout, Printing Press, and Introduction into Graphics Imaging Technology 2011 - current Prince Edward Cannery Logo, Poster Clash Competition, Florida Blueberry, Festival Logo, ArtsWeek Meltdown Poster 2008-2010 Simpkins Lecture Poster at Longwood University, WMLU logo, Champion State SkillsUSA Graphics Technology Competition 2008
Farmville, Virginia, United States
Kyle Durno - Freelance Blog Writing & Creative Writing
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3.5
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Professional novelist looking to branch out into the world of freelance writing. I am quite proficient in many styles of writing, including but not limited to poetry, fiction, sports blogging, political blogging, and inane comedy. I have a broad worldview which gives me the ability to write on any subject from many different angles.
Wildwood, Illinois, United States
Chandler Macik - Freelance Commercial Videography & Advertising Videography
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5.0
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$25
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I'm an award-winning director, cinematographer, and editor in the DMV area. I produce high-quality videos, such as: short films, documentaries, real estate, corporate, promotional, and music videos. Clients/Employers include: BizClip, Yelp, DC Life Magazine, MJR Visuals & South Asia Journal.
Washington, District of Columbia, United States