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Brenda Beets-Brown - Freelance Photography & Sports Photography
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BRENDA BEETS-BROWN 76939 Scimitar Way, Palm Desert, CA 92211 760-898-1767 brebrownphoto@gmail.com website: www.BrendaBrownPhotography.com PROFILE Strong foundation in photography, and computer applications complemented by knowledge of business operations and the need for customer-focused service. Track record of initiative and achievement — seeking out freelance projects,...
Palm Desert, California, United States
Lena Ealy - Freelance Business Card Design & Brochure Design
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Palm Desert, California, United States
Morgan - Freelance Real Estate Photography & Photography
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Palm Desert, California, United States

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Dave Lenckus - Freelance Blog Writing & Business Writing
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DAVE LENCKUS 2002 E. River Rd. Apt. S9 • Tucson, Ariz. 85718 davelenckus@gmail.com • (520) 579-1937 / (520) 490-5506 ________________________________________ SKILLS PROFILE Dynamic Communication Style • Leadership & Mentoring • Problem-solving • Organization and Multi-tasking ________________________________________ GOAL: To generate thought-provoking articles or research, relying on the analytical, writing and editing skills gained during a successful career as a journalist and editor. ________________________________________ CORE COMPETENCIES • Accomplished journalist with award-winning writing and editorial expertise. • Experience reporting on and analyzing current events within a historical context. • Strong mathematical skills developed through both education and subsequent reporting. • Accustomed to working in fast-paced environments and handling difficult situations. • Proven record in creating and supervising thought-provoking projects.. • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to develop and use questioning strategies to gather information from experts in a variety of technical and professional settings. ________________________________________ PROFESSIONAL AND WORK HISTORY Free lance writer/editor Tucson, Ariz. 2009-present • Writes bylined business news articles. • Produces thoroughly researched white papers on various risk management issues. • Ghostwrites financial trade magazine articles for business executives. • Wrote and edited articles for an international insurance broker’s client newsletter. • Wrote two chapters on executive management liability exposures and protections for colleges and universities for a client primer produced by a leading national law firm. Senior Editor—Crain Communications Inc./Business Insurance magazine Chicago, Ill./Tucson, Ariz. 1993-2008 • Produced breaking news stories for daily Web site, plus analytical news stories, features and profiles for weekly magazine—including articles on school bullying and zero- tolerance policies. • Interviewed key business leaders and government officials. • Commented on world events, human interest stories and business issues. • Developed special projects and collaborated on others with colleagues. Editor—Beyond the Rice Paddies Tucson, Ariz. 2007 • Supervised creative process from story idea to book completion. • Edited grammar, punctuation, style and tone of book. • Arranged promotional opportunities and Q&A sessions with author, resulting in positive reviews by news media. Assistant Managing Editor—Crain Communications/Business Insurance Chicago, Ill. 1985-1993 • Managed special editorial projects; conceived and assigned weekly articles to staff and freelance contributors; maintained orderly copy flow. • Edited grammar, style and content of magazine articles. • Assisted in graphic design of magazines, using latest software technology. Managing Editor—Vance Publishing/Wood & Wood Products Lincolnshire, Illinois 1981-1985 • Managed all editorial projects; collaborated with editor to develop assignments; maintained orderly copy flow. • Edited grammar, style and content of magazine articles. • Coordinated graphics/artwork with freelance contributors. • Contributed profiles and news stories to magazine. Reporter—Palos Regional Newspaper Palos Heights, Illinois 1979-1981 • Covered developing news in several suburban Chicago communities. • Wrote poignant and informational feature stories on people and developments within the covered communities. Reporter—Joliet Herald-News Joliet, Ill. 1979-1981 • Wrote colorful feature pieces for the paper’s Sunday edition. • Covered meetings of elected community officials. ________________________________________ AWARDS • Crain Awards 1985-2008: Won four awards for reporting on: --Insurance claims problems created by Hurricane Katrina --Government investigation of insurance industry—(2 awards) --Pepsi contamination scandal Supervised two award-winning special projects on: --Health care legal issues --Business’ initial response to the AIDS epidemic • Jesse H. Neal finalist: Best Single Issue—Newspaper/News Tabloid 2005 Analyzing impact of government investigation of insurance industry ________________________________________ EDUCATION Lewis University: Lockport, Ill. Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (1980) Additional curriculum emphasis in Accounting ________________________________________
Tucson, Arizona, United States
Dorie Jackson - Freelance 3D Graphic Design & Digital Art
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On September, 27th 2014 Georgia State University, is conducting a symposium “Atlanta Creative Arts Symposium (Music/Film/Digital Arts) – “Invest In Your Success” at the GSU Speakers Auditorium. We know that these programs will bring industry leaders, students and attendees together for a rewarding, inspirational, and educational experience, Creative, Synergistic, & Effective. We are asking you all to volunteer a panelist for 70 minutes. The Purpose of the panelist is to inform our attendees what a digital art is and how to protect it whether it is film based or not. Lunch and parking will be free.
Riverdale, Georgia, United States
Jaime Brown - Freelance Illustration & Painting
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Jaime Brown 12528 Remler Dr W Jacksonville, FL 32223 jbreeez@gmail.com 904-268-8533 I am an effective and friendly addition to any staff's team roster. I am an extremely hard worker that is willing to put in the extra hours and effort needed for the benefit of my employer. I like to consider myself courteous and loyal, with an attention to detail and a sense of urgency when it comes to getting a task completed. I consider myself knowledgable and experienced in terms of customer service, food service, sales, retail, and office administration. Experience • American Income Life | Jacksonville , FL Human Resource Representative Part-time, February 2011 to present Responsibilities Analyze and modify compensation and benefits, Perform difficult staffing duties, Plan and conduct new employee orientation, Administer compensation, benefits and performance management systems, Identify staff vacancies and recruit, interview and select applicants and Advise managers on organizational policy matters • Clarks Fish Camp | Jacksonville , FL Cook, Restaurant Part-time, July 2010 to present Responsibilities Inspect food preparation and serving areas, Cook in quantity, Determine food portions, Follow recipes and Operate cooking equipment • Abe's Pizza | Jacksonville , FL Delivery Driver Part-time, November 2009 to May 2010 Responsibilities Collect money from customers, Provide Customer Service, Record sales or delivery information, Deliver items, Turn in receipts and money received and Read maps, and follow written and verbal geographic directions • Sonny's Bar-B-Q | Jacksonville , FL Cook, Restaurant Part-time, June 2004 to November 2009 Responsibilities Coordinate and supervise work of kitchen staff, Inspect food preparation and serving areas, Carve meat and fowl, Cook in quantity, Determine food or beverage costs, Determine food portions, Follow recipes, Resolve customer complaints, Maintain records, reports, or files, Operate cooking equipment and Provide customer service Education • Stanton College Preparatory | Jacksonville, FL (High School) — Graduated • University of North Florida | Jacksonville , FL Fine Art/ Studio Art (Bachelor’s Degree Program) — Graduated
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Kelly Cashen - Freelance Proposal Writing & Technical Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
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Summary of Qualifications Talented, result-oriented technical proposal writer and manager specializing in A/E/C contracts with a 92% success rate on contract awards and 98% of technical proposal submitted received overall “Outstanding” rating. Exceptional time manager able to prioritize and deliver time sensitive materials without compromising high level of quality. Effective at identifying talent and providing real time support to develop skills in others. Able to work simultaneously within various work groups to set goals and devise execution plans resulting in successful and measurable outcomes. Expert-level user in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite software applications. Formal training and practical professional experience in handling high volume of sensitive material records management, developing highly effective people, leadership and management, team coordination, meeting facilitation, corporate branding, instructional design, and presentations. Successful in deadline driven, dynamically evolving, project based environment with keen ability to be attentive to all aspects of multiple ongoing objectives without losing sight of the big picture while always attending to the fine points to insure completeness and accuracy in all work. Twenty-year veteran of United States Coast Guard (Department of Homeland Security) with exceptional communication and organizational skills. Awarded commendations during service, including United Stated Coast Guard Commendation Medal, Achievement Medal, Letter of Commendation, and Sailor of the Year. Willing to travel and/or relocate. Professional Experience Written Communication Skills Identified submission requirements, coordinated content contributions, interviewed project personnel and wrote technical proposals for federal solicitations based on best value selection resulting in contract awards over $756 million for open competition solicitations on military construction projects as well as Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Multiple Award Construction Contracts (IDIQ MACC) funded to award task orders to selected contractors at almost $1.4 billion combined value. Proposals consisted of information on relevant corporate project experience and past performance, subcontractor qualifications, personnel qualifications and resumes, safety programs, construction and management approaches, basis of design narratives, logistics and coordination, project scheduling, teaming arrangements, and small business support programs. Drafted post award administrative submittals including Quality Control Plans, Design Quality Control Plans, Site Safety and Health Plans, Pile Driving Procedures, and Replacement Subcontractor Qualifications for projects with a combined value over $1 billion. Prepared packages promoting completed construction projects for national industry awards and recognition with over 85% receiving top rated national awards. Designed corporate marketing presentations provided to potential joint venture partners to demonstrate company reputation and experience supporting low risk investment opportunities with substantial returns leading to the formation of mutually successful partnerships on contracts valued over $100 million each with companies averaging over $3 billion in annual revenue. Designed marketing materials consisting of industry trade show distribution materials and banners for booths, project partnering charters, and career fair packages effectively branding corporate image. Drafted and revised communications training courses and Standard Operating Procedures incorporating standardized format increasing consistency in training and processes. Wrote detailed project management plans, revised communication manuals, created and presented computer-based presentations, and prepared and edited conference materials. Created meeting agendas for annual strategic planning session and took notes/minutes of proceedings resulting in development of several measurable improvements to effective utilization of resources. Developed white papers for all projects, which were presented as briefing media to Senior Management for review and approval of projects creating greater awareness of operational needs resulting in implementation of several fast-tracked solutions. Computer and Technology Skills Expert level user of several word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, project management, and scheduling software applications including Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, and Primavera. Developed and maintained electronic database for tracking all corporate communication and marketing materials and resources providing the ability to immediately access information such as statistics of queried items, progress reports for a specific project or group of projects, automatic notification of changes to database, project performance evaluations and awards, key personnel qualifications, standard and unique information for preparation of management narratives, construction approaches, basis of design narratives, and scheduling techniques improving quality of materials produced with greater consistency, relevancy, and accuracy in a shorter time frame. Additional features of database included access to annual recurring and one-time purchase funding disbursements enabling better utilization of funds and projection of budget planning. Managed the electronic record keeping and reporting system of all classified equipment and material used by over 150 shore based facilities and military vessels operating within the Coast Guard Pacific Area region which required a Top Secret Security Clearance. Verbal Communication Skills and Management Success Coordinated efforts for attendance at several industry trade shows including designing and producing all company marketing materials and banners for booth displays, arranging all logistics for transport, personnel participation, and corporate trip reports resulting in identification of supplier and subcontractor resources improving base of resources for selection during procurement of materials and subcontractor agreements. Managing participant in project opportunities forecasting including optimizing use of available resources for effective time management without compromising quality output of all deliverables as well as maintaining an understanding of current technology and other tools to help achieve corporate goals. Facilitated and presented several training courses to include team development training, leadership and management seminars, total quality management, just-in-time methodology, time management skills, motivational development, group awareness, and instructional development. Managed teams of personnel from multiple divisions, provided consistent verbal feedback to team members, and maintained team focus on tasks thereby providing successful leadership. Developed shipboard satellite phone system to outfit all Coast Guard cutters with phone equipment for deployed personnel resulting in donation of $3 million in equipment from AT&T, lower phone card and long distance prices for personnel, and special satellite data pricing the Coast Guard. Negotiated new data service, including e-mail, on Coast Guard cutters saving $768,000 per month. Managed satellite resources including tasking and supporting responsible personnel for Coast Guard Pacific Area, including over $35 million in annual funding. Work History DAVID BOLAND, INC., Titusville, Florida Proposal Manager 2011 THE DUTRA GROUP, San Rafael, California Senior Proposal Coordinator 2010 to 2011 NOVA GROUP, INC., Napa, California Technical Proposal Writer / Marketing Director 2006 to 2010 UNITED STATES COAST GUARD, Alameda, California Chief Petty Officer – Operations Specialist 1984 to 2004 Education REGENTS COLLEGE, Albany, New York Bachelor of Science, Organizational Communication 1998 ART INSTITUTE OF CALIFORNIA, San Francisco, California Major: Graphic Design and Advertising 2009 to Present
Orlando, Florida, United States
Alana Brooks - Freelance Painting & Illustration
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my name is Alana and im a 20 year old struggling artist hoping to find work i took a 4 year program at Wexford CI school for the arts for their visual arts program i also enjoy doing my own self expression art at home i will also be attending college for painting/arts program next year
North York, Ontario, Canada
Monique Pridgen - Freelance Journalistic Writing & Poem Writing
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4.0
2 Skills
$8
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I'm an aspiring journalist who seeks to explore the world and the many marvels within in and share my knowledge and passion with those who seek to grow and learn with me. I love to read and write and its always been something I was well at as a child and really developed well over the course of years. I'm currently joining the newspaper staff in my college as a reporter doing features, short stories, poems and advice, Currently, unemployed and seeking employment. I am building a resume as well as portfolio of all my work to display.
Newark, New Jersey, United States
Melissa - Freelance CD Design & Graphic Design
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5.0
2 Skills
$15
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Melissa M. Cook 5447 Perry Hills Dr. S.W. Canton, OH 44706 Career Objective: Seeking Warehouse Stock Receiver Position Available to work flexible hours. Work Experience: United Parcel Service, Canton, Ohio Seasonal Driver Helper, November 2009 – December 2009 Custom sneaker designer, 2006 - present Specializes in customizing different brands of sneakers Freelance graphic designer, 2008 - present Specializes in graphic designing such as album covers, layouts, banners, animation banners, etc. for artists and clients Education: Stark State College, North Canton, Ohio Aug. 2007 – Sept. 2009 Related courses included: • Graphic design • Web design & development • Adobe Photoshop Perry High School, Massillon, Ohio Graduated May, 2007 Electives included painting, art design. Personal: Diligent worker, team oriented, pay close attention to detail. References: References, college transcripts, and a portfolio of web designs and art work available upon request. http://www.myspace.com/blaqueartz - view all my work
Canton, Ohio, United States