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Bradley Smith - Freelance Storyboarding & Creative Writing
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Im a writer, looking to create my first comic book, I have the story now all I need is an experienced comic book artist to help me create it.
West Sacramento, California, United States

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Krissttina Isobe - Freelance Writing & Copywriting
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Hi: I live in Hawaii on the island of Oahu. Love to hand knit and crochet when I've the time. Pets are adorable and fun especially cats and dogs but, I don't have any pets now. Love to write and read, play games at pch.com and other sites. My web site is a mini bio. Thank you.
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Matthew Oyler - Freelance Book Writing & Business Plan Writing
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Resume Email: writermat@gmail.com Phone #:517-592-2975 Education: Currently attending Baker College earning a Michigan Secondary Teacher Certificate in Social Studies and English. Prior Educational Credits: Juris Doctor, University of Detroit/Mercy, School of Law, 1994. Dual Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology and Military Science, Eastern Michigan University, 1987. Associate Degree, Military Science, New Mexico Military Institute, 1985. Relevant Professional Training: U.S. Army Intelligence Certification, Ft Huachuca Arizona. Partial credit toward MST, Walsh College 2001. Relevant Professional Experience: President and CEO of Applied Media Services, 1995-2003. Small Business Planning and Development Consultant, 1994-Present. Adjunct Professor Jackson Community College and Baker College of Jackson, 1997-2000. Classes Taught: Business Law I and II, Intro to Business, Intro to Accounting, Human Relations, Human Resource Management, Leadership, Business Management, Accounting I and II, Payroll Accounting, Strategic Management. Professional Military Experience: Clearance Granted, Top Secret SCI-DOD, Sigma 11Q-DOE. Platoon Leader, Training Officer, 303d Military Police, 1985-1987. Battalion Training and Operations Officer, 314th Military Intelligence Battalion, 1987-1990. HHC Company Commander, 314th Mi. Bn. 1990-92
Brooklyn, Michigan, United States
Krithika Rajan - Freelance Electrical Engineering & Quality Assurance
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KRITHIKA RAJAN 7310 Standifer Gap Road #1608 Chattanooga TN 37421 • Rajan.Krithika @yahoo.com. • (913) 526-9173 Software Quality/Automation Engineer with 5+ years experience testing and helping debugging application software and specialized utility programs. Expert in analyzing user needs and proposing software solutions; customizing software for client use with the goal of optimizing operational efficiency. • Experienced in Automation of test scripts using QA Wizard Pro • Analytically skilled at programming with solid experience in C, C++ • Familiar with working in an AGILE development environment and participating in bug triages regularly • Experienced in Microsoft Office and industry applications including Matlab, QxDM, WireShark OTA messaging and packet analysis • Worked with an array of operating systems: Windows XP, Vista 32/64 and Win7 32/64 and Mac Lion OS • Used automation tools, including SLATE, during testing and certification • Proficient in a variety of wireless technology products including Bluetooth and Wimax CAREER HIGHLIGHTS Software QA Engineer 2009 –2011 Smith Micro Software Inc., Chicago, Illinois (worked remote from Chattanooga, TN) • Automated 100+ test cases using QA Wizard Pro. Realized 66% increase in efficiencies of black box testing. • Uncovered unique client crash situations. Investigated reproducibility of a crash upon exit issue on multiple laptops/OS. Justified delaying the product release by providing irrefutable statistics on the crash occurrence (with client logs, crash log generated by Windows, screen shots and reproducibility rate info. • Verified compliance with specifications and customer requirements and ensured that functional bugs were handled as per the established Quality-Development process. • Contributed to the AGILE methodology practiced by development. Raised change requests to modify certain aspects of new functionality introduced with focus on usability. Ensured correct documentation of high priority bugs raised near the ending stages of the testing cycle, including known issues. • Supported a vast customer base ranging from State of Montana to Belgium based Eandis. Interfaced with customers and demonstrated strong troubleshooting skills that led to the close of $8M new business. • Singularly reported 45% of total incidents, accelerating quality improvement. • Conducted testability of a Sprint Connection Manager for MAC environment, Windows OS, Windows XP, Vista 32, Vista 64, Win7 32 and 64 bit. • Mentored new engineers and provided training on client installation/upgrades, connect before logon functionality and device connection issues. • Worked collaboratively with customer and sales team to resolve issues related to Auto-NDIS mode on embedded modules and PCMCA device detection matters. • Effectively scripted over 300 test cases using “Spira Team” for Mobile VPN (MIP and session continuity, connection maintenance, user interface, WWAN activation, connect before logon to verify software functionality. Product Development Engineer 2008—2009 Sprint Nextel Corp., Overland Park, KS • Tested and contributed to the development of applications including Bluetooth, Multimedia, provisioning tools for feature and smart phones such as Samsung, HTC, LG and Blackberry. • Certified CDMA devices with respect to phone hardware, accessories, talk time and stand by testing, battery testing, and battery chargers. • Provided technical support and guidance to phone vendors, third party labs, and content providers to improve phone features, usability, and applications to assure customer satisfaction. • Conducted trouble shooting and log analysis to determine root cause analysis of issues. Graduate Research Assistant 2006—2008 Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS • Developed an automated system for detection and analysis of pavement distress. • Devised feature selection using image processing with Matlab 7.0 platform. • Conducted analysis determining pavement conditions for Kansas Department of Transportation. EDUCATION Master’s of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering GPA: 4.0/4.0 Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication GPA: 4.0/4.0 Anna University, Chennai, India Notable Achievements: • Top student seven out of eight semesters of the B.E. course at Easwari Engineering College, securing a university ranking of 5 out of 10, 678 students. • Scored 100% in computer science in the All India senior high school certificate exams. Publications: • Analysis of Pavement Condition Data Employing Principal Component Analysis and Sensor Fusion techniques, 2008 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition 14-17 July 2008, Las Vegas. • A Distance based Comparison of Optimal Power Allocation to Distributed Sensors in a Wireless Sensor Network; IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2008) 19-23 May 2008, Beijing, China.
Ooltewah, Tennessee, United States
Dan Nokes - Freelance Graphic Design & Book Design
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I am a cartoonist/writer/artist/publisher with a decade's worth of experience in the field of comic books and related art. My credits include the following 21ST CENTURY SANDSHARK STUDIOS Owner/Operator Creator/writer/artist on THE REPTILE AND MISTER AMAZING (2002) THE PARANORMALS (2003-2008) THE PISTOLEERS (2008-2010) ADAM AND EVE: BIZARRE LOVE TRIANGLE IN THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE (2011-2012) HEROIZED -Bonus Artist- (ISLAND OF DOCTOR MOROSE 2012) NICK DAVIS PRODUCTIONS -Illustrator/conceptual artist UNCONDITIONAL: A TEDDY BEAR'S TALE LUCHADOR ENTERPRISES pinup Artist RETRIBUTION 10th ANNIVERSARY (2010)
Lusby, Maryland, United States
Joel Solomon - Freelance Press Release Writing & SEO
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Joel M Solomon Highlights of Qualifications -MBA graduate with 10 years professional experience -Proven track record of performing above expectations, as shown by multiple recognitions and awards -Experienced in conducting, analyzing, and presenting marketing research -Strong experience in business development and account management Education Master of Business Administration Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA June 2011 Bachelor of the Arts, Major: Business Administration, Marketing concentration Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA June 2007 Professional Experience SEO Strategist - PM Digital February 2012 - Current Account Manager (contract position) - Amazon.com June 2011 - November 2011 -Develop relationships with potential vendors and existing partners to create more content for the Amazon Appstore for Android catalog -Collaborate with the Marketing and Vendor Management teams to find opportunities to leverage promotional opportunities and social media tools -Responsible for assessing difficult situations with partners and communicate with them independently to resolve the issues and strengthen relationships -Conduct regular competitive research for new opportunities to differentiate the Amazon Appstore Account Manager/Project Manager - Bonsai Media Group Aug 2010 - June 2011 -Developed skills in on-page and off-page web optimization analysis (utilizing various SEO tools) -Researched the current competitive situation and strategies to create a more engaging social media and web presence -Worked independently to develop multiple search engine optimization and social media campaigns for new clients -Researched and presented a detailed social media strategy to Bonsai Media Group’s premier client - which resulted in the agreement to pursue the presented strategy Market Research Analyst - Microsoft/WWU Sept 2010 - May 2011 -Conducted post-purchase experience research to assess what conditions need to be present for customers to be “delighted” with their computer accessories -The research included data mining, Qualtrics online surveys, and in-person interviews -The results were analyzed with SPSS -The research findings were presented to the Microsoft Hardware Group in December 2010, January 2011, and May 2011 -The findings have helped shape Microsoft’s interaction with customers and future research methods Retail Manager - TD Curran, Inc Apr 2007 - June 2010 Awards: Apple Product Professional/Sales Recognition 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 -Developed company culture and image of positivity, helpfulness, and innovation - while under my stewardship, TD Curran was consistently awarded for being in the Top 5% for Customer Service among all Apple Retail/Reseller Locations and Service Centers in North America -Oversaw the development project of a new retail location in Everett, Washington. This included researching locations, hiring and training staff, and co-creating store layout. I also oversaw the relocation of the existing Bellingham, Washington store -Responsible for product selection/purchasing based on constantly changing supply and customer appeal, resulting in a tighter, well-managed inventory Senior Product Specialist - Circuit City, Inc Oct 2001 - Apr 2007 Awards: President Awards for Excellent Service (received twice) -Co-Created the layout strategy for the first MP3-player department in the store -Relied upon to train, be an example, and a resource for new employees Skill Summary -Technical -Strong proficiency with Salesforce -Fluent in multiple operating system environments -Microsoft Office (very proficient with Excel/VB) -Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator -Proficient with various search engine / social media optimization tools and strategies Account Development -Ability to research new account targets and engage new targets -Experienced developing and implementing strategies to drive new business -Track and follow-up with accounts through CRM tools Business -Creation of consultation documents and client presentations -Develop in-depth marketing plans, and integrated marketing campaigns on a strict time line -Strong understanding of new innovations in consumer marketing -Organize various events for business, school, and charitable functions
Gilbert, Arizona, United States
Terris Schneider - Freelance Content Writing & Copywriting
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Terris Schneider Experience Cedars Online Web Content Writer March 2012 – Present • Writing web content about various plastic surgery topics via WordPress • Using SEO keywords to bring traffic to websites • Researching current topics in plastic surgery Castle CS Copywriter September 2011 – December 2011 • Writing blog posts and website copy for dental clients in WordPress • Using SEO keywords to increase site traffic • Publishing and scheduling blogs to be posted on each practice’s site Metro News Vancouver Intern Reporter June 2011 – August 2011 • Writing daily articles and taking professional photographs for print and online about local events and politics • Pitching local story ideas in a newsroom setting and meeting tight deadlines • Interviewing various media representatives in person or over the phone The Snipe Magazine Assistant Editor February 2011 – June 2011 • Writing articles, copy editing, publishing and updating the site via WordPress • Social media engagement (Facebook, Twitter) • Taking professional concert photography and writing blog posts Discorder Freelance Writer January 2007 – May 2012 • Producing a humorous monthly column • Blogging for the column via WordPress • Writing concert and record reviews Education BCIT – Social Media Marketing 2012 UBC – Bachelor of Arts, English Literature 2006 – 2011 Skills & Interests • WordPress, SEO, social media, web content writing, basic HTML. • Photography, web design, fashion, fitness, film.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Cassie Brewer - Freelance Article Writing & Customer Response
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4.5
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I am an archivist, historian, and information professional. Through these paths, I have developed very strong research, analytical and writing skills, as well as managing office tasks. My technical and archival skills are highly transferable to many industries. I enjoy taking on new projects, and I look forward to helping you with yours!
Ossining, New York, United States
William Morden - Freelance Copywriting & Creative Writing
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William Morden william.morden@gmail.com @thefrozenpond on Twitter VISIONARY PROMOTOR • COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST - Dependable and efficient professional, enjoy working with the public and dedicated to high quality customer service. - Proven record of working effectively with team members in all levels of employment. - Driven to perform to the best of my abilities with acute attention to details. PROFESSIONAL STRENGTHS - Creative Writer - Adaptive Copywriter - High Quality Customer Service - Strong Salesmanship - Training New Employees - Attention to Detail - Communication Skills - Computer Competency - Exceptional Organization - Effective Time Management CAREER HIGHLIGHTS - Trained in the use of sophisticated computers and communication equipment with the US Army, and implemented this training while on deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2004. - Received, instructed and managed the affairs of three lower enlisted soldiers while redeployed in Hawaii as their designated fire team leader. - Responsible for organizing a battalion-wide training event for each of our companies mortar fire teams, and was awarded a battalion coin for initiative in seeking this training as well as for my efforts in implementing Army standards for mortar fire team training throughout this three day exercise. - Observed, studied and implemented a new method for combining the tasks of shop technician with that of delivery driver that allowed for increased productivity on repairs as well as timeliness with deliveries and returns. This system also allowed for faster service on customer requested field service calls, as the technician’s were constantly available. - Examined competitive offers from manufacturers and their representatives, and secured equipment on consignment basis that protected the company from having money “sit” on the sales floor. The equipment placed on display was usually sold frequently, and our company was able to maintain a competitive edge in the market while minimizing exposure to loss. - Organized, maintained, and filed work order repairs and delivery schedules for five employees, and kept track of individual loads and performances through simple spreadsheet form. This allowed me to spread the workloads effectively as well as to have a standby plan in the event an employee unexpectedly missed a day of work. - Trained new and existing employees; integral in motivating team members. - Processed multiple cash and credit transactions, resulting in a balanced drawer and accurate match to our fleet management/accounting software. RELATED TASKS & SKILLS - Monitored emergency frequencies in order to detect distress calls and respond with support. - Communicated with receiving operators in order to exchange transmission instructions. - Operated radio equipment in order to communicate with ships, aircraft, and other remote operations. - Maintained logs of messages transmitted and received for activities such as fire support missions and medical evacuation. - Conducted periodic equipment inspections and routine tests in order to ensure that operations standards are met. - Turn controls or throw switches in order to activate power, adjust voice volume and modulation, and set transmitters on specified frequencies. - Sent, received, and interpreted coded messages. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE FANSIDED.COM BOLTSBYTHEBAY.COM June 2011 - Present Lead Writer 3DG, LLC d/b/a AMERICAN EQUIPMENT RENTAL, Pompano Beach, FL 2007 – 2011 Customer Service Representative Shop Manager & Delivery Dispatcher Outside Sales Representative Rental Coordinator & Back Office Support SUN GROUP MORTGAGE, Coral Springs, FL 2007 Licensed Mortgage Broker UNITED STATES ARMY, Schofield Barracks, HI 2003 – 2006 Assistant Gunner, 60mm Mortar System Fire Team Leader & Radio Operator EDUCATION GOLD COAST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, Coconut Creek, FL 1999 – 2002 High School Graduate (Diploma) BROWARD COLLEGE, Coconut Creek, FL Present Declared major: International Business Management PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES SSG Erick Leon (Team Leader: U.S. Army 2004 – 2005) 808-381-3709 Brian Rosendahl (Co-Owner: Sun Group Mortgage 2007) 954-651-7800 Art Miller (General Manager: 3DG, LLC 2007 – 2009) 561-236-9698
Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
Christi Price - Freelance Editing & Writing
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Summary of qualifications Proven, award-winning communications and marketing professional seeking freelance roles where my 15 years of experience in journalism, communications and public relations can help meet your goals. The depth and scope of my experience allows me to apply my writing, editing, strategy, and management skills to make any project succeed. Experience Freelance writer and editor, 1999-present * Current projects include editing a pharmaceutical newsletter and ghostwriting two memoirs under contract. Book Marketing Manager, Booktrope Publishing, February 2012-present * Publicist for authors in nonfiction and fiction genres. Create and execute marketing strategies to drive sales and both establish and expand author brands. Coach authors in social media and event marketing skills. Communications Manager, State Farm Insurance, May 2008-present * Virtually manage internal communications team of 25 covering a 12-state territory and Canada. Responsible for executive communication strategy and web/print publishing. * Concurrently served as Executive Communication Strategist from May 2008-October 2009, both full-time roles. Developed and implemented strategies for upper-level executives in both operations and sales. Work products included communication plans and a variety of ghostwritten content, including speeches,video scripts, and presentations. * Previous management role as print/web Publishing Supervisor, November 2007-May 2008. Communication Specialist, State Farm Insurance, March 2005-November 2007 * Developed and implemented communication strategies for regional vice presidents over 5-state region. Work products included communication plans and a variety of ghostwritten content. Business Editor, Columbia Daily Tribune, March 2003-February 2005 * Managed business desk at 30,000-circulation daily newspaper. Oversaw one reporter and freelance writers. * Edited and wrote local stories; selected and edited wire copy; managed weekly tab-format magazine. Education Bachelor’s in Journalism – University of Missouri-Columbia, 2000 Graduated *** laude. Major in magazine journalism and minor in English-creative writing. 4.0 GPA in English. Master of Fine Arts in Writing – Spalding University, est. 2014 Currently entering semester 3 of 4 in MFA program in creative nonfiction and poetry. Independent study with international low-residency component. Honors/awards * Accredited in Public Relations (APR) designation, awarded from Public Relations Society of America (8/11) * Board member for Mid-Missouri PRSA chapter * State Farm Special Achievement Awards, every year 2005-2011 * Selected for Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge, an exclusive women's leadership development program. Graduated 2007. * Ragan Awards, Top 5 national finalist in Business Strategy Story category (4/2006). * Heart of America Awards: Bronze, Business Reporting (2005); First Place, Business Reporting (2004); First Place, General Reporting (1999, at daily community newspaper Columbia Missourian). * Missouri Press Association Better Newspaper Contest: Second Place, Best Rural Life/Agriculture Story – Dailies (rural health care series in the Tribune, 2005).
Columbia, Missouri, United States