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Richard Ulsh - Freelance Press Release Writing & Article Writing
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$50
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Deputy Branch Head, Media Relations Headquarters Marine Corps May 2013 – Present (3 months) Headquarters Marine Corps Director of Communication, Aviation Headquarters Marine Corps May 2012 – Present (1 year 3 months) Washington D.C. Metro Area - Serve as communication council for the Deputy Commandant of Aviation. - Develop, coordinate, and implement communication strategies in support of the Commandant of the Marine Corps, Deputy Commandants, and HQMC agencies, which includes the development of media engagement plans, news releases, communication guidance, and internal communication products. - Research, plan, and conduct media engagements in support of service-level objectives and CMC priorities, which includes engagement preparation of senior leaders and staff. - Develop and promulgate media analysis products to senior leaders and communication staffs throughout the Marine Corps in order to synchronize communication efforts across Marine Corps Aviation. - Respond to news media queries as an official spokesperson for the Marine Corps. 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit Director of Communication 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit June 2009 – July 2011 (2 years 2 months)Jacksonville, North Carolina Area As the Director of Communication, developed and executed the command's communication strategy, which included social media, media relations, press operations, community relations, and crisis communication. Provided media/engagement training to the commander, subject matter experts, and other senior officers. During the deployment to the U.S. Central, European, and African Commands, coordinated strategic communication efforts across all commands and agencies to support operations including humanitarian assistance in Pakistan, Operation ODYSSEY DAWN and the rescue of a downed Air Force pilot in Libya, Afghanistan augmentation, evacuation of Egyptian citizens from Tunisia during the Arab Spring, NATO-led operations in Libya, and bilateral security cooperation training. Director of Communication 2nd Marine Logistics Group January 2007 – June 2009 (2 years 6 months)Jacksonville, North Carolina Area - Serve as the direct communication council for the commanding general, 2nd Marine Logistics Goup. - Develop, coordinate, and implement communication strategies in support of the commanding general, which includes the development of media engagement and crisis communication plans, news releases, communication guidance, and internal communication products. - Research, plan, and conduct media engagements in support of group-level objectives and the commanding general's priorities, which includes engagement preparation of senior leaders and staff. - Develop and promulgate media analysis products to senior leaders and communication staffs in order to synchronize communication efforts across the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force. - Supervise and manage web content on both the command's and all subordinate commands' Internet sites. - Respond to news media queries as an official spokesperson for 2nd Marine Logistics Group. Deputy Director of Communication, Media Operations Combined Joint Task Force 101 March 2008 – September 2008 (7 months)Bagram, Afghanistan - Develop, coordinate, and implement communication strategies in support of the commanding general, which includes the development of media engagement plans, news releases, communication guidance, and internal communication products. - Research, plan, and conduct media engagements in support of task force-level objectives and commanding general priorities, which includes battlefield circulation visits and engagement preparation of senior leaders. - Supervise all evening media operations. - Respond to news media queries as an official spokesperson for Combined Joint Task Force 101. Commanding Officer Headquarters Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 27 June 2007 – February 2008 (9 months)Camp Lejeune, North Carolina Enlisted assignments NROTC Advisor, Platoon Sergeant, Squad Leader November 1997 – December 2005 (8 years 2 months) - Squad leader developed and implemented squad training and operations; 7th Marine Regiment, Twentynine Palms, California. - Platoon Sergeant planned and executed platoon operations. These operations included training and planned exercises; 7th Marine Regiment, Twentynine Palms, California. - NROTC Advisor mentored college students aspiring to become Navy and Marine Corps officers in leadership and ethics; Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont.
Bristow, Virginia, United States
Robert Gunn - Freelance Illustration & Painting
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5.0
2 Skills
$28
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Having attended the prestigious Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles, my professional art career has spanned over 40 years. During this time I have worked on accounts that have included some of the largest corporations in America. Among my many awards include the coveted Norman Rockwell Cover Award for the Saturday Evening Post and awards from the National Exhibitions at the Society or Illustrators in New York City.
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Allen Palmer - Freelance Comic Art & Portrait Art
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I'm a mature dependable artist who mainly works in pencil but I am proficient in ink as well. My work to date has been focused in Comic Book, Fantasy and Portrait art works. Please visit my Webpage @ http://www.wix.com/allenrpalmer/palmerartstudios#! and my Gallery @ http://allenp.deviantart.com/gallery/
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Eileen Heywood - Freelance Copywriting & Editing
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I am an experienced writer with specific expertise in advertising, public relations and travel writing. I am widely traveled and have a successful background working for Orbitz, Omnicom, NBC Universal, Maritz and JWT. I am reliable and deadline driven, a citizen of both USA and South Africa. My primary interests include music, art, literature, travel and sailing. Detailed resume available on request.
Massachusetts, United States
Vito Margni - Freelance Graphic Design & Multimedia
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Objective: To obtain a position where I can effectively use my skills. Skills: Superb communication, conflict resolution, utilization of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, computer-literate, extraordinary sales techniques, superb organization, strong aptitude for numbers, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premier Pro, attention to detail, works great with others, team player Education: School: Applied Arts, Science & Technology Academy ETC (Education To Careers): Graphic communication, TV/Video Production & Broadcast Journalism Diploma: 2006 School: Columbia College Chicago Time: October 2007 to May 2008 Major: Arts entrepreneurship and Small business management School: Harold Washington College Time: October 2008 to May 2009 Major: Multimedia & Business management Work Experience: Company: The Cultural Understanding Restores Education Foundation (Non-for-profit) Position: Assistant Liaison Time: October 2007 to May 2008 Responsibilities: Daily log of student attendance, engage students in lesson plan Sites: Wendell Phillips High School (ASM), Susan B Anthony Academy (ASM), Gary Comer Youth Center Company: Just FM Entertainment Position: Freelance Visual Specialist Time: December 2007 to October 2008 Responsibilities: Street/web promotion team, Photography of various projects, Video/audio editor Company: Safety Net Works Of Auburn-Gresham Position: Safety Net Works Intern Time: November 2008 to May 2009 Responsibilities: assisting the Safety Net Works Liaison with SNW outreach efforts, community organizing, and the development of other violence prevention initiatives. Site: The Ark of St. Sabina Company: Graphixspot Position: Freelance designer Time: June 2009 to present Responsibilities: Work with team to provide clients with graphic design, photo editing and/or web design before deadline Company: Dye Lyfe Artistic Apparel Position: Freelance designer Time: November 2009 to present Responsibilities: Provide clients with graphic apparel design before deadline, provide additional graphic design and photography services. Company: As'e Kreative Group Position: Video intern Time: January 2010 to present Responsibilities: Video editing various projects. Company: The Ark of St. Sabina Position: Community Watcher Time: January 2011 to present Responsibilities: deterring violent behavior when youths are entering or leaving school and providing youth and residents a guarded walking path which allows them the best possible opportunity to walk and return from school safely and focus their attention on academics. Site: Paul Robeson High School
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jean-Philippe Fournier - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
$5
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I am a professional writer who is just starting doing freelance work. I love to write articles and blog post about various subjects. I also do translation from English to French and French to English. I have write a couple of articles in the past for magazines.
Saint-chrysostome, Quebec, Canada
Tom Deng - Freelance Chinese Translation & Article Writing
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3.5
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$30
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Chinese is my native language. I majored in Chinese language and literature in college and earned a master's degree in English news writing and editing in graduate school. I am a freelancer for a Chinese newspaper in the United States. I have a deep understanding of classical Chinese language
Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Naomi Ortega Tein - Freelance Proposal Writing & Annual Report Writing
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4.0
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$125
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Education • Master of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina -- December 1995 • Bachelor of Arts in Government from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York -- May 1990 • Semester study in English literature and government at Oxford University, Oxford, England – January – June 1985 Experience Principle Independent Consultant, Ortega Tein Consulting, Miami, FL – November 2013 to present Consultant with extensive expertise and experience in various facets of qualitative data work with English- and Spanish-speaking populations (over 50 focus groups conducted from 2007-2013) and in proposal development. Key skills include: grant writing; focus group guide, semi-structured interview protocol, and survey design; participant profile development and recruiting; data collection, especially focus group moderation; data analysis and reporting; program design. Experienced in translation (certified translator partners engaged for more technical or time-sensitive work). Recent client examples: Friendship Circle of Miami – grant writing, ongoing 2014; Health Resources and Services Administration, Office of Rural Health, Federal Grant Reviewer on Objective Review Panel, January – February 2014. Hispanic Communications Network – design, implement, analyze, and report on focus groups and surveys with Spanish-speaking Latinos in the Delmarva region to inform the development of environmental radio PSAs, November – December 2013. (Flexible and eager to work within each client's specific context; hourly rate negotiable, based on the scope of work, and especially for non-profit organizations.) Senior Analyst, Altarum Institute (formerly Health Systems Research, Inc.), Washington, District of Columbia -- February 2006 to Present Currently directing a 4-year National Institutes of Health-funded project focused on the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's Community Health Worker-Health Disparities Initiative. The Initiative focuses on culturally-responsive heart health and asthma control education across four key low resource populations: Latino, African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American and Pacific Islander. This project involves writing (research, summary, and progress reports; promotional and media content for e-announcements, webinars, websites, and flyers); health education curriculum development and pilot testing; request for proposal (RFP) development, proposal review, and project award; formative research, including protocol development; partnership building; website development; Federal client relations; writing; budgeting; project and staff monitoring and reporting; and managing multiple subcontracts. 2012-2013 moderated focus groups in various cities around the country related to the reporting of satisfaction survey information gathered from families who have been hospice caregivers. This Agency for Health Care Research and Quality-funded project is a partnership between Altarum Institute and the American Hospice Foundation, and involves my moderating focus groups with individuals who have been directly involved with hospice care and individuals from the public-at-large. Conducted strategic planning and extensive on- and off-site qualitative data collection with a cultural competence focus as part of several research and evaluation projects. Data collection efforts include English and Spanish language phone interviews with key informants and focus groups as well as the compilation and analysis of technical assistance outcome data from consultants. Analyzes quantitative and qualitative evaluation data, monitors budgets, and assists with technical assistance provisions. Maintains ongoing relationships with federal government project officers, state representatives, and contractors. Served as project coordinator and lead on a federally-funded Medicaid portability pilot model development project (includes GIS mapping) funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), as project manager on a federally-funded project to update the MCHB's Discretionary Grant Information System performance measures, as project manager and lead consultant on a local foundation-funded county-wide strategic planning project (Community Foundation of Lorain County), as project manager of a national foundation-funded workgroup planning for its annual summit (National Osteoporosis Foundation), and as a data analyst on a federally-funded project to assess cultural competence at family planning clinics (Office of Population Affairs). Managed a federal multiagency homelessness project (funded by Health Resources and Services Administration, Administration on Children and Families, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency). Recent Spanish-language data collection projects include phone interviews as part of the Minority AIDS Initiative project, focus groups on statewide ADHD project (New York State-funded), focus groups on the Head Start Oral Health Initiative evaluation project (Office of Head Start), and focus groups and group discussions on a federally-funded assessment of cultural competence in Title X-funded family planning clinics (Office of Population Affairs). Co-coordinated a 2009 Altarum Institute policy roundtable entitled, “Immigrant Health – Issues of Access and Equity in a New Era” – from initial conception, to securing speakers, to implementation. Featuring panelists from National Council of La Raza, Migration Policy Institute, and Mary’s Center for Maternal and Child Care, this roundtable focused on what role immigrant health plays in health reform, and on how to improve access to and the provision of immigrant health care on a local, state, or national level. Breast Cancer Screening Awareness Health Educator, Miami-Dade Area Health Education Center, Miami, Florida – July 2013 – Present Conduct health education in Spanish with small groups in community settings to raise awareness about breast cancer and the importance of breast cancer screening. Federal Grant Reviewer, Health Resources Services Administration, Washington, District of Columbia -- August 2004 to December 2005, and ongoing as available On a contract basis, reviewed grant applications for technical merit, based on detailed methodology and criteria. Scored grants. Served as the lead presenter of Reviewer 1 grants during review committee sessions. Have been selected to review federal grants since, but the timing has not worked out favorably with work deliverable deadlines. Director of Program Consulting and Information Services, Farmworker Health Services, Inc. (now Health Outreach Partners), Washington, District of Columbia -- October 2001 to October 2005 Recruited and managed staff members and managed a two-department budget. Wrote grant proposals. Oversaw technical assistance to community-based farmworker-serving health care delivery systems serving multiethnic, multiracial farmworker groups in order to improve the quality of care and increase patient users. Implemented on- and off-site technical assistance and training, including technical assistance to migrant health voucher programs around a voucher-program-specific, HRSA-developed, non-commercial patient management system. Developed quality assurance protocols to monitor provision of on- and off-site technical assistance. Wrote training manuals on topics including program management, cultural competency, and needs assessment. Developed consultation materials and protocols, and delivered trainings and workshops. Developed and implemented national programmatic marketing strategies. Initiated, established, and maintained client relationships. Conducted national needs assessments. Coedited OutReach, the organization's quarterly newsletter for clients and the public. Enrollment Coordinator, Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers, Inc. (a Federally Qualified Health Center, FQHC), Hammonton, New Jersey -- January 2000 to October 2001 Directed outreach and enrollment efforts in two counties for the New Jersey Family Care (a Medicaid expansion program). Participated in New Jersey Family Care meetings at the New Jersey Primary Care Association. Trained staff members, and provided technical assistance on complicated applications. Co-chaired a multi-agency, multi-county farmworker services coalition (that Included Federal, state, and county government representatives, as well as representatives of several non-profit organizations). Migrant Health Education, Outreach, and Special Programs Manager, Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers, Inc., Hammonton, New Jersey -- August 1998 to October 2001 Directed a five-county farmworker health and state insurance outreach program. Developed an outreach staff train-the-trainer training based on a participatory, adult learning model with cultural and health considerations, and worked with diverse farmworker populations. Coordinated health screenings and health education on topics including TB, HIV and STD, family planning, heatstroke and sunstroke, hypertension, diabetes, and oral health. Was responsible for program planning and grant writing. Supervised up to nine staff members. Served on boards and committees for coalitions and groups working with diverse ethnic and racial groups. Served as a liaison between providers and patients. Consultant, Health Educator, and Program Planner, Project HOPE, Boaco, Nicaragua -- January 1996 to February 1998 Designed and implemented school health interventions in rural, agriculture-based communities. Conducted community organizing and health promotion on maternal and child health issues with Nicaraguan health promoters in a U.S. Agency for International Development-funded child survival project. Designed Project CAPAZ, a community-based intervention for special-needs children in rural Nicaragua. Conducted needs assessments in 43 communities. Research Assistant, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina -- August 1995 to December 1995 Under the aegis of the Chapel Hill School of Public Health, collaborated with a maternal and child health professor on a manuscript for the North Carolina Child Service Coordination focused on services for children with special health care needs. Early Intervention System Consultant, Mississippi State Department of Health, Jackson, Mississippi -- May 1995 to August 1995 Produced a training video for early intervention system providers who served infants and toddlers with developmental delays. Government and Community Affairs Assistant, Children's Defense Fund, Washington, District of Columbia -- January 1992 to August 1994 Collaborated in mobilizing a national children's health reform coalition. Monitored congressional legislation. Conducted grassroots lobbying and public education. Supervised interns. Assisted with Children's Health Day and national conferences. Publications • Smith, B., et al. “What Consumers Want to Know about Quality When Choosing a Hospice Provider”, American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. AJHPM-2013-11-221 • Monroy, M., & Tein, N. (2005). Cultural competence in health outreach training manual. Washington: Farmworker Health Services, Inc. • Tein, N. (2005, September). Is your outreach program prepared to compete for funding? OutReach, 5(1). • Monroy, M., Rives, A., Sprager, L., & Tein, N. (2004). Coordinating farmworker health outreach program training manual. Washington: Farmworker Health Services, Inc. • Tein, N. (2004, December). Using findings from the 2003 National Needs Assessment of Farmworker Health Care Organizations. OutReach, 4(2). • Tein, N. (2004, March). How to develop an effective program plan. OutReach, 3(3). • Tein, N. (2003, December). Writing it all down: Developing outreach program protocols. OutReach, 3(2). • Tein, N. (2003, June). How to incorporate farmworker participation into your outreach program. OutReach, 2(4). • Tein, N., & Sarros, M. (2002). Increasing farmworkers' access to health care: Increasing patient user numbers and maintaining quality health care services. Washington: Farmworker Health Services, Inc. Reports • (authored by: Hart, Jamie, Calori, Cathi, & Tein, Naomi, but not released) (2010, November - 2012, May) A Background Report: Community Health Workers as Integral Team Members of the Public Health Workforce. Prepared for the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Bethesda, MD. • Tein N. 2009. Developing an Oral Health Medicaid Portability Model for Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Children: An Expert Meeting--Meeting Summary • Report. Washington, DC: Altarum Institute. 16 pp., plus appendices. http://www.mchoralhealth.org/PDFs/Medicaid_Portability_Summary_Rpt.pdf • Del Grosso, Patricia, Brown, Amy, Silva, Sandra, Henderson, Jamila, Tein, Naomi, & Paulsell, Diane (2008, October). Strategies for Promoting Prevention and Improving Oral Health Care Delivery in Head Start - Volume I: Final Technical Report. Findings from the Oral Health Initiative Evaluation. Prepared for the Administration on Children and Families. Washington, D.C. Presentations • Tein, Naomi & Rossetti, John. (2009, February). Developing an Oral Health Medicaid Portability Model for Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Children. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP), Washington, D.C. • Tein, N. L. (2001–2005). List below. Various farmworker health conference presentations and conference-based trainings for the National Farmworker Health Conference, East Coast Migrant Stream Forum, Midwestern Migrant Stream Forum, Western Migrant Stream Forum. • Doing It Yourself: Developing and Evaluating Health Education Materials That Are Culturally- and Linguistically-Appropriate for Farmworkers. • Outreach 101. • Managing Farmworker Health Outreach Programs. • Identifying and Verifying Farmworker Health Needs: Needs Assessment. • Goldman, B. D., Hollamon, R. D., Cox, M. M., Rodriguez, E., Tein, N. L., & Philipson, S. (1999, April). A Multifaceted Readability Assessment of Parental Consent Forms for Infants and Children in Behavioral and Biomedical Research. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Albuquerque, NM. Awards • Federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau Fellowship Award (1994) • White House Community Service Award (1992) Key Skills • Bilingual (English/Spanish), writing and reporting, qualitative data collection, project management and planning, health education materials development and training, culturally-responsive systems change approach. Areas of Interest • Key areas of interest include: Medicaid, maternal and child health, farmworker/migrant health, health education, immigrant health, Latino health, health disparities, general public health, working with Spanish-speaking communities. • Additional areas of interest include: Health outreach, tuberculosis care, patient care, Nicaraguan health system, children with special health care needs, rural health, community health workers, refugee health, low literacy populations, homelessness, early childhood education and health, focus groups and qualitative data collecting, analysis, writing and reporting, strategic and program planning. Select Volunteer Work • Obama Campaign (Organizing for Action), phone volunteer and door-to-door canvasser, 2008 and 2012, Miami, Florida. • Miami Children’s Theater, silent auction and fundraising committees, Miami, FL. 2012-2013. • Team in Training-Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, fundraising and half marathon training, Miami, FL, 2008. • DCWorks (Founded by David Domenici, now of the Maya Angelou Charter School – program for first-generation college-bound high school students from New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C.), Big Sister, Community Service Coordinator, and Board Member, Washington, D.C., 1992-1993.
Miami, Florida, United States
Michael Mortimer - Freelance Script Writing & Screenwriting
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3.5
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$50
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Michael Mortimer OBJECTIVE: To gain entry-level media experience where creative initiative, ideas and a genuine enthusiasm would allow me to progress. RELEVENT EXPERIENCE: February 10th 2012-ongoing Writer for original comedy/drama content for UBTV Productions. Script writer for 'Learners' 12x6 web series. Script writer for 'Project 3' 12x6 web series. October 10th 2011– December 1st 2011 Cre8 Media Productions Script writer and performer for original web series ‘Channel Hopper’. Script writer: Creator of original web series ‘Channel Hopper’. Performer: Creator and performer of four ‘Channel Hopper’ characters. October 1st- On-going Cre8 Media Productions Script writer for original 8x6 web series ‘Can’t Stop Acting’. Script writer: Creator of original web 8x6 series ‘Can’t Stop Acting’. August 16 – On-going BAD – EYE – DEERS – ANIMATIONS Script writer/editor for Hell’s Host animation series Editor: Re-draft three existing episodes. Script: Write original episodes to continue the series. Collaborate: Create and develop ideas with team of writers, animators, directors and sound designers. May 6 – June 18 2011 West Yorkshire Playhouse Writer with the Ionian Enchantment: Workshop: Creative writing workshop to create and develop ideas and story. Research: Internet, TV, literature. Writing: Creation of the theatre piece, ‘The Observer affects Observed. Liaising with actors and director: Attending rehearsals, generating ideas for performance and overall direction. March 2011- On-going Radio Rejects Sketch writer Writing: Creating and developing original comedy sketch scripts. Research: Current affairs, TV, film, internet, papers. EDUCATION: September 2003 – June 2005 Wakefield College Higher National Diploma in Theatre Studies Distinction profile September 2002 – May 2003 Edge Hill University Creative Writing Course (Minor) September 2000 – 2002 June Wakefield College BTEC in Performing Arts September 1993 – May 1998 Birkdale High school 6 GCSEs including 2 A grade and 2 B grade (including English) SKILLS: Creativity: Writing TV, film, radio, stage play scripts and sketches, directing, set design, guitar, singing and song writing. Research skills: Script, essay research via library/Internet; TV, current affairs. Fast and proficient IT: Microsoft Office 2010, Firefox, Hotmail, HTML, and Gmail. Problem solving: involvement in complex, low-budget projects, with time constraints. Self-motivation/management: Daily writing exercises, writing to own deadlines. Dependability: Always generate ideas. Always punctual. Always ambitious and pro-active. Television: Watching intelligent drama, sport, comedy and documentaries. New Media: Researching and exploring on the Internet; British comedy guide, an array of original script sites. INTERESTS: Music: Listening to many different genres of music and going to festivals and live events. Theatre: Going to the theatre with friends; Comedy: Going to as many stand-up and sketch group nights as possible. Radio: Attending presenter training at York hospital radio.
York, York, United Kingdom
Maggie Adams - Freelance Graphic Design & Document Design
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Maggie Adams Syracuse, UT 801.708.3684 maggiegraphics@aim.com SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER QUALIFICATIONS • Marketing collateral design • Flyers • Posters • Clothing artwork • Animated gif files • Project management • Vendor negotiations • Customer service • Client retention • Proficient in MS Office Suite • Printing Press and Pre-press knowledge • Experience writing syllabus and teaching design course • Knowledge of CMYK and RGB applications • 11+ years of Graphic Design Experience PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Positions include; Prepress, Production Artist, Graphic Designer, Senior Graphic Designer, Graphic Design Instructor, Chamber Director, Main Street Manager, Freelance Designer, Business Owner/Graphic Designer. SW-WRAP – Green River, WY 2010-2011 (one year grant) Regional Coordinator • Give presentations to groups about SW-WRAP and what the non-profit offers • Network and • Manage Client base that are 185% poverty and have kids. • Give assistance to clients • Mentor clients to better their situation • Assist clients with budgets and goals • Refer clients to organizations that offer help clients need • Write and keep current client logs on each client • logos, marketing materials for non-profit Imagine That Design -Green River, WY 2007–Present Founder/Graphic Designer • Freelance design services for multiple companies Design • Logos • Postcards • Brochures • Business cards • Banners • Flyers • Posters • Clothing artwork • Animated gif files City of Green River - Green River, WY 2009–2010 Main Street Manager • Coordinate and implement Board and committee communications and teamwork, events, annual work plans, and business renovations programs • Manage purchasing, recordkeeping, budget writing and monitoring, bookkeeping, and report preparation • Develop, design, and implement Main Street marketing, promotions, and economic development plans and programs Conduct ongoing public awareness and education activities to enhance appreciation of the downtowF00n assets and foster Main Street program goals and objectives • Main Street liaison with public and private organizations, community groups, committees, and other state and national organizations • Provide information and assistance, receive and respond to complaints and questions, review problems and recommend solutions • Attend local, state and national meetings as a representative for Main Street • Assist property owners with building improvement projects • Encourage joint downtown activities, promotional events, advertising, special events, festivals, business assistance, business recruitment and parking management • Develop relationships among local, state, and national agencies and the business community • Coordinate and participate in the preparation and review of bids, assist in contract negotiations, monitor compliance with applicable contractual agreements and manage projects • Research, write and administer grants including project management and reporting. Rawlins- Carbon County Chamber of Commerce—Rawlins, WY 2008–2009 Executive Director • Write and follow a budget • Created promotional, advertising, and membership collateral • Developed materials for relocation and visitor packets • Developed and maintained Chamber website • Organized, developed, edited, printed quarterly Newsletter • Reviewed accounts payable/receivable • Negotiated contracts for renewal • Met with perspective members, gave Chamber of Commerce presentations, and membership information • Represented the Chamber at civic and city functions and events • Maintained active metrics for Chamber statistics • Provided correspondence to membership and community at large • Worked in tandem with EDC, City of Rawlins, Main Street, and Wyoming Small Business Council • Created monthly Director’s Report to present at the Board of Directors meeting • Managed Chamber advertising and promotion • Coordinated Chamber events • Worked closely with Board of Directors • Presented to the Board new ideas for better events and fundraising ideas • Researched and wrote Grants to cover event and advertising cost HDI—Colorado Springs, CO 2006–2008 Senior Graphic Designer • Lay out and designed quarterly magazine, brochures, catalogs, postcards, invitations, focus books, courseware, and specialty pieces. • Designed web art such home pages, banners, and ads. • Created designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts. • Researched the most cost effective size of each piece, writing job specifications for each job, and getting quotes from vendors. • Managed creative and print production; reviewing proofs, attended press checks and coordinating each job with vendors. MGM Mirage—Las Vegas, NV 2003–2006 Graphic Designer • Produced final digital art for print jobs in a deadline driven environment. • Created invitational material, brochures, flyers, billboards, ads, restaurant pieces, casino collateral and specialty pieces. • Attended weekly status meetings and schedule additional meetings to insure client needs were met. • Produced comps for presentation. • Assisted in proofreading. California State University, Student Services—San Bernardino, CA 2001–2002 Graphic Designer • Created forms, flyers, posters, brochures and banners. • Directed customer contact by phone and in person. • Created weekly calendar for the school newspaper. • Photographer for school events and create flyers or collages from the pictures. EDUCATION California State University San Bernardino, CA Bachelor of Arts Degree, Graphic Design–Minor, Studio Art, 2002 AWARDS Golden Key Honor Society Member, National Dean’s List Member Golden Addy Award Winner for Graphic Design work (3 Gold, 3 Silver 2006, 2008) Grant Certificate, June 2009: Get That Grant: Grant Writing from Conception to Completion CPR Certified, March 2010 Albertsons Supervisor Training Graduate
Ogden, Utah, United States