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White Tig3r - Freelance Graphic Design & Page Design
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Apple Valley, Minnesota, United States

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Elaine Garrison - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Portrait Art
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A portrait artist specializing in pencil and colored pencil. Also love the use of acrylics. I do photography and children's book illustrations and caricatures as well. Have a wide variety of artistic interests and can complete tasks in a timely manner.
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Kate Edwards - Freelance Editing & Writing
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I am a lifelong writer, experienced in many mediums. I take pride in producing polished pieces that are extensively researched, edited and proofread for correctness in both content and grammar. I am also experienced in and enjoy editing and proofreading for others. In addition to my passion for writing, I am a licensed cosmetologist employed in an upscale salon. Due to my background in the beauty world, I provide a unique, in-the-know perspective on current trends, products and services.
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Oded Naaman - Freelance Animation & Storyboarding
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4.5
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$65
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Creative director with expertise leading strategy, conceptualization, design and execution for projects across various media that provide creative solutions to business challenges. Experienced collaborating with a broad range of clients, partnering with multiple stakeholders and managing design and multidisciplinary teams to produce innovative print, video, animation, web and integrated visual identity projects. Skilled at managing resource planning, workflow distribution, budgets and timelines. Notable experience writing scripts and creative briefs. 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Smartoonz Animation Ltd., Tel-Aviv, Israel Animator/Animation Director (2006 to 2007) • Created and directed animation for several children’s broadcast TV shows for an animation studio specializing in pre-school level audiences. • Served as key member of core creative team (script to screen) for the second season of the broadcast show “Little Fables”; collaborated with writer/director and animation designer to conceptualize each episode and created associated animation. Spiritus Trading Ltd., Rosh Ha’ain, Israel Special Assistant to Vice President of Marketing (Part-time 2002 to 2007) Customer Service Manager (2001 to 2002) • Designed web and print marketing communications initiatives, including brochures and email marketing campaigns (designed/developed content for 4-5 daily email promotions), for a computer hardware distribution company. • Established and managed Private Customer Service Department; developed processes and systems to facilitate technical repair service requests, hired/managed 4-person customer service team and trained replacement. PROFESSIONAL SKILLS Technical: Animation (Flash, hand-drawn, stop-motion); filmmaking (directing, writing, shooting, editing); illustration, graphic design, web design. Software: Proficient in Creative Suite (Flash, In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, Dreamweaver), HTML, CSS, Final Cut Pro, Final Draft. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Fluent in Hebrew. Permanent resident of the United States. EDUCATION Columbia University, New York, NY Master of Fine Arts, Film (2013) Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem, Israel Bachelor of Fine Arts, Animation (2007)
New York, New York, United States
Cynthia Jacobsma - Freelance Photo Editing & Nature Illustration
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4.0
2 Skills
$180
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CYNTHIA JACOBSMA FIELD OF INTEREST: MUSEUM WORK AND HISTORICAL RECORDS Dynamic professional pursuing an opportunity to illustrate the relevance of the past in within present day settings. I am motivated to work with historical institutions and individuals with a need for restoration of photos and/or to be involved in digitizing photogs and artifact collections into modern computeried data bases. I bring with me exceptional relationship skills, a strong work ethic, and the proven ability to offer detail-orientation expertise. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE Job Title Freelance Photo Restoration 2006 - present Adobe Photoshop Highly skilled in the art of digitally restoring damaged photos. I have a large group repeat clients and dozens of references. Job Title DURHAM MUSEUM Digitizing Museum Photo Collections 2013 – present Experienced with operation of industrial scanners and placing the files I create into the museum data base. Job Title 2010–Present Durham Museum–Photo Archives Omaha, NE • Re-housing 100 year-old collection of acetate and glass negatives to acid-free housing. Assigning individual descriptions and labels using Microsoft Excel program. • Render first-rate services as docent for the George Washington Carver exhibit. • Perform data entry conversion for a newly obtained archive; input all accession numbers as well as descriptions in Past Perfect Museum database. Job Title 2010 Strategic Air and Space Museum Ashland, IA • Participated in a museum library research inventory of 4000-pieces, organized the books, arranged collection by accession numbers, and rendered a comprehensive result of 90% retention accountability. • Offered top rate assistance with installing nine artifact display cases for Howard Hughes exhibit. • Took command as a capable docent while conducting tours of the Hughes artifacts. Job Title 2010–Present Historical Landmark Home of Civil War General Grenville M. Dodge Council Bluffs, IA ? Sorted according to date a vast collection of original paper and photographic artifacts in fading condition. Identified select artifacts to be housed and stored, then re-scanned and mounted display-worthy items on acid-free medium for viewing in display cases. ? Working closely with a Civil War expert, I recorded descriptions of artifacts and accessioned Civil War infantry weapons into the museum registry, Job Title 2010–2011 DeSoto Bend Wild Life Refuge and Museum Missouri Valley, IA • Provided sole support in processing files, creating labels, and identifying photographs of all collection artifacts. • Studied in-situ excavation photographs to track and identify particular pieces of collection. • Dated and organized log of reel footage taken in 1969 and made a Microsoft Excel chart of my findings. • Carefully investigated contents of 40 text documents to identify the names of well-known specialists who contributed to the excavation event and converted information into a modern database program. Job Title 2011–2012 The Nishna Heritage Museum Oakland, IA • Offered physical assistance with Disaster Relief protocol by gathering salvageable pieces, running an internet research effort to locate sites for items with no relevance to the museum’s history. OTHER EXPERIENCE • Photo Restoration and Reproduction • Document and photo scanning EDUCATION • BACHELOR OF ARTS IN HISTORY, Buena Vista University, Council Bluffs, IA • ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD • TOP STUDENT IN HISTORY MAJOR AWARD CREDENTIALS • Published Photographer • Microsoft Office Suite Programs Certification • Grant Writing Certification • Past Perfect Programs • Digitization of Historical Photos and Documents AFFILIATIONS • Society of American Archivists, Museum Archives Section • Nebraska State Historical Society • Historical Society of Pottawattamie, County, IA • American Research Center in Egypt TECHNICAL ACUMEN • Microsoft Office Suite • Computer Hardware and Software Applications • Internet Applications • Adobe Photoshop Expertise PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES • Durham Museum Photo Archives Sarah Swain, Curator Photo Archives, 402-444-5071 X524 402-444-5071 x538 • Strategic Air And Space Museum Bryan York, Curator, 402-944-3100 x206 • DeSoto Bend Wild Life Refuge and Museum Dean Knudsen, Curator, 712-642-5413 • General Grenville M. Dodge House, Historic Landmark & Museum Kori Nelson, Executive Director, 712-322-2460
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Helen Dallat - Freelance Animal Illustration & Children's Book Illustration
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4.0
2 Skills
$15
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Creative, enthusiastic and hard working, with a passion for creating images. I have the ability to work in a diverse range of media and styles to produce innovative and imaginative outcomes. I have done freelance illustration work for about six years, working for several websites and individuals doing animal, item and map illustration. I have had the chance to experiment with a range of animated processes and techniques. I work in lots of different media including hand drawn, stop motion, CGI and photography. I have worked on several short films in a variety of roles, as well as creating an animation to be shown as part of a BBC documentary. Qualifications: BA (Hons) Animation Exploring Illustration short course
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Erika - Freelance Retailing & Brochure Design
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3.0
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$30
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I am a creative freelancer that has acquired many skills sets throughout my professional career! My creativity has been used to help non-profits and businesses alike. I have an open mind, and a wealth of creativity that is eager to be used to help businesses, non-profits, and individuals. I'm very detail oriented, creative, and have great time management skills. When I'm hired by an individual, I make them my number one business priority. Choose to use this creative mind, you won't be sorry!
Huger, South Carolina, United States
Cindy Hinds - Freelance Proofreading & Creative Writing
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Cindy Hinds Proofreader /Editor 2003 to Present Church of the Great God Charlotte, NC www.cgg.org www.theberean.org Proofread and edit magazine articles published in a national Christian magazine. Proofread and edit seventy-five minute audio transcripts that have been converted to Word documents to be published to several websites. Magazine articles and transcripts are created and edited in Microsoft Word and routed by email, proofread for proper grammar, punctuation, sentence style, spelling, flow of ideas, organization and standardized to established specifications. Bookkeeper/Office Manager 9/11/99 to 11/2008 J.D. Hinds Professional Painting LLC Phoenix, AZ Accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, journal entries, bank reconciliations. Prepared financial reports such as quarterly returns, workman’s compensation, federal unemployment, monthly sales tax returns, balance reports, and profit and loss statements. Answered phones, wrote advertising copy for various ad campaigns. Microsoft Work, Powerpoint. Business data was maintained using Quickbooks Pro software. Advertising Sales Assistant 5/1995 to 7/1996 The Arizona Republic Deer Valley Zone Office, Phoenix, AZ http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic Assisted the Retail Advertising sales team. Communicated with customers by phone, drafted customer letters and marketing materials, assisted in sales of display advertising and sale of Retail Sales contracts. Assisted in composition of ad copy. Worked closely with graphic artist on layout design, text content and arrangement. Proofread ads before publication and signed off on finals. Answered inbound zone office calls. Assisted Retail Sales Manager as needed. Advertising Account Executive Real Estate Customers 5/1/93 to 5/1995 The Arizona Republic Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic Responsible for selling advertising over the telephone, maintaining and developing commercial classified and retail advertising sales and providing professional service to all customers in assigned area. Designed new business presentations and sold classified contract agreements. Met assigned revenue and volume goals. Scheduled advertising promptly and accurately. Prepared copy/layout for input or copy service staff. Maintain sales desk through filing and documentation. Answered voluntary calls when needed. Processed credit adjustments and other paperwork. Proofread copy for single and multi-column copy editing as needed. Advertising Account Executive Real Estate Customers 4/1989 to 4/1993 The Marin Independent Journal Novato, California www.marinij.com Responsible for selling classified and retail advertising over the telephone. Developed customer base through contract sales and maintained positive customer relationships through quality service and information. Initially worked primarily with Advertising Agencies on recruitment ads and with Service Directory accounts; transferred to servicing major Real Estate accounts. Developed ad campaigns, created and coordinated special section sales projects, designed ads, wrote copy and proofread all ads. Scheduled advertising according to daily deadlines. Processed all paper work and maintained sales desk. Achieved monthly quotas. Worked on committees to improve the company’s success in the advertising industry.
Monroe, North Carolina, United States
Nathaniel Norton - Freelance Script Writing & Video Production
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3.5
2 Skills
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Videographer · Created videos for training, a funeral memorial, promotions, teaching, and entertainment. · Clients include Just Between Friends, Making Magic Memories, and Hope Fellowship church. Stage and Screen Actor · Theatre for the Thirsty: Perform a professional musical on a gig basis (Aug. 2007 to Present) · Acted with children and adults in other stage and film companies including Open Window Theatre, White Horse Productions, Bethel Royal Players, and self produced productions. Playwright and Director · Written works that have been produced for youth and adults. · Directed and coached youth and children on stage and screen productions. Musician · Play music at a chapel for youth in treatment
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Morgan Sarantopoulos - Freelance Website Design & Poem Writing
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$20
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Over the past 6 years I have been working for the banking industry in the Pc/lan/ Information Technology field. I have onboarded and troubleshot for thousands of users across the Wachovia, and now the Wells Fargo footprint. I have put pc’s together and partnered with my technology partners in the field to get users new the bank up and running as quickly and as smoothly as possible. I have 5 years of project coordination experience managing the onboarding of new users for Wachovia Treasury Management and now Wells Fargo Wholesale department. I have excellent typing skills my last typing test had me at 35 wpm, with a 98% accuracy rate. I am looking for a role that I can work from home and at my own pace. I have small children and cannot spend 60 hours a week away from my home. I have always been a writer ever since I was small child folding paper in half to make my own “books”. I would like to put my writing skills to work to support my family. If given the opportunity I would be able to prove my work ethic which is one of my best assets. I have always been in the customer service my customers however have been internal. I have taken and been certified in customer service, business ethics, and the Patriot Act. I would appreciate the opportunity to interview with your company and cultivate my typing skills to make me a better asset for whatever company I am a part of. I am a quick learner and a great typist. My husband is re-enlisting in the Reserves and if he gets a job away from North Carolina, this job has the flexibility that I need so that if my husband is relocated, I would be able to keep my family together. Morgan Sarantopoulos 5113 Grove Dr, Waxhaw, NC 28173 704-458-2365 Mamat0pz@yahoo.com SKILLS SUMMARY Information Security Analyst with extensive experience in complex Corporate Real Estate Projects, including restacks, floor moves, and one off move requests. Excellent background in customer service. Advanced experience in on boarding new hires. Subject matter expert in Legacy Wachovia Mainframe access. Able to coordinate multiple business partners to ensure successful project resolutions. Distributed Systems Administrator for 4 years, Business Access Coordinator for 4 years. Acting as pc/lan analyst trouble shooting and resolving access related issues for users based on needs of the user and role profiles. Responsible for ensuring a positive and successful first day experience, by coordinating pc equipment and specific job role application access. Project Coordination for major on boarding waves. Acting liaison between customer and vendor for specific space related requests. Skilled in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access. Knowledgeable in both Outlook and Lotus notes. EMPLOYMENT Information Security Analyst, Wachovia, a Wells Fargo Company November 2005-Present Charlotte, NC • Submit and complete facilities request such as phone requests, equipment requests and other space related requests • Submit access request for all Treasury Service employees across the Wachovia foot print. • Set up and maintenance for Treasury Services employees, specifically in the Charlotte area with facilities and Network/System Access. • Set up and maintenance of Network/System Access for Treasury Services employees across foot print (where ever Wachovia Treasury Services employees sit and work). • Project assistant in Corporate Real Estate Projects including moves and restacks in the Charlotte, NC area. • Floor plan creation and maintenance. • Set up and maintenance of Network/System Access for off-shore Treasury Service employees in India, including employee id requests. • Project assistant in equipment based programs such as PC Replacement, and equipment surplus requests. • Over the past 3 years provided one-off move services for up 100 Treasury Service employees, saving the company $200.00 each move. • Over the provided move support for the 250 Charlotte, NC Treasury employees when moving from 3 floors across 2 buildings consolidating to one building. • Acting Business Access Coordinator and Distributed Systems Administrator for Treasury Services employees across the Wachovia footprint. • Responsible for the Access Review of all access for users in the Wholesale foot print verifying with management whether access is required and deleting the access not necessary to a users job role profile. Contractor for Treasury Services Marketing Group, Wachovia November 2004-November 2005 Charlotte, NC • Project Coordinator responsible for mass mailings to Treasury Services Customers • Assisted in the editing and crafting of communication for mass mailings for Treasury Services Customers • Responsible for mass email communications during natural disasters such as Hurricane Katrina. • Saved the company substantial money providing one-off smaller mailing service, by doing the mailings by hand. Receptionist for Treasury Services, Wachovia February 2004-November 2004 Charlotte, NC • Responsible for answering and directing phones for 250 people in the Charlotte area. • Updating of phone directories for all Treasury Services users including phone tree back up lists. • Ordering Office supplies for the 250 Charlotte, Treasury Services employees. EDUCATION B.S. in English, Minor in Psychology University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Waxhaw, North Carolina, United States