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John Padmore - Freelance Windows Programming & Website Programming
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I am a qualified Software Engineer with 11 years of experience. For 7 of those years, I have been working as a freelance developer.
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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Marga C - Freelance Copywriting & Proofreading
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Proofreading ~ Editing ~ Grammar ~ Meticulous ~ Detail Oriented ~Meet Deadlines ~ Calendar Organization ~ Meeting Coordination ~ Document Control ~ Template Creation Expenses ~ Special Projects ~ Event Planning ~ Customer service ~ Peer Leadership & Training ~ Takes Initiative ~ Team Player ~ Quick Study ~ Motivated ~ Finds Effective Solutions ~ HR Documentation ~ Works Well Under Pressure ~ Confidentiality Education • 1996 Master Degree in English Philology (English Language and English Literature) • Present Course in Academic and Business Writing University of Berkeley, California (USA). • 2015 Course in English Grammar and Essay Writing University of Berkeley, California (USA). • 2014 Professional Copy Editor (“Corrector de Estilo”) Cálamo &Cran, Madrid (Spain). • 2013 Professional Proofreader (“Corrector Profesional) Cálamo & Cran, Madrid (Spain). • 2013 Certificated as Teacher of Spanish as a foreign language Tia Tula (school accredited by Instituto Cervantes), Salamanca (Spain). • 2005 C.A.P. (Postgraduate Teacher Certification Program ). Universidad Complutense, Madrid (Spain) • 2005 Internship in Carlos María de Valcárcel High School Madrid (Spain) Computer Skills Windows Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook Express; Advanced Internet research, Adobe Reader, Adobe Acrobat XI Pro and basic knowledge in Adobe In Design and SLD Trados. Languages Spanish and English Employment Background RR Donnelley, Language Solutions, (New York, USA) 2013-Present Translation Quality Control Vendor (English/Spanish) • Proofreading English/ Spanish translation so as to ensure that the final product has outstanding quality and reads as if originally written in the target language. Compared the target text (translated text) with the source text (original text) in order to identify and correct any errors such as inaccuracies, wrong style or terminology. • Meticulous reviewed of the target text in order to find and correct all the grammar and spelling errors or incorrect punctuation. • Made sure that the formatting of the translating document matches: paragraphs are separated, numbering of each section is the same, fragments are in bold or underlined, etc. • Checked the overall composition, cohesion and readability of the target text. Órgano Gold Enterprises, (Richmond, Canada) 2011- 2012 Bilingual Customer Service Representative • Provided excellent customer support by ensuring client's inquiries and concerns were addressed promptly and efficiently. • Provided translation and editing (proofreading) services for both internal and external documents/materials as required (English-Spanish and vice versa). • Being familiar with company's products, pricing information and promotions. • Kept clients up-to-date on newest policies and procedures. • Used superior phone etiquette to get information, greet callers and establish rapport. • Managed contact with new and existing clients. • Performed thorough research on clients' account to resolve complaints as required. • Communicated with warehouse managers for latest updates on shipments and stock. • Constantly looked for and suggested areas of improvement. • Email Support. Autopista del Henares, S.A.C.E (Madrid, Spain) 2001-2009 87 km toll road that form part of the national highway network in the region of Madrid. Executive Assistant (Construction and O & M period) • Provided executive-level administrative support to the Financial Director, Operation and Maintenance Director and secondary support to the President of the Company in secretary’s absence in the areas of calendar management and document preparation. • Maintained a high-level of confidentiality. • Document control. • Provided translation and editing (proofreading) services for both internal and external documents/materials as required (Spanish-English). • Developed organized and managed special events, award Ceremonies and offsite sessions, including seasonal parties. • Did travel arrangements, corporate itineraries. • Processed department’s budget control, created monthly expense reports reflecting supporting documents and budget code indexes to be reported to the Financial Department. • Prepared and maintained annual vacation records on departmental employees and work sheets for the shift employees. • Devised and maintained extensive filing system and corresponding cross-referenced list. • Provided technical support in preparing files for board meetings. • Managed the front desk and reception area in receptionist absence. Air Europa Lineas Aereas, S.A.U., 1999-2001 The second largest airline in Spain after Iberia at Madrid Airport, Barajas (Spain). Agent of Handling System´s Management • Supervised all the check-in procedures of national and international air bases of the company. Created new check-in procedures and updated the old procedures. • Provided assistance and support at the help-desk by translating and editing procedures and documents of the company (English-Spanish and vice versa). • Updated the company´s fleet database. • Accomplished administrative tasks such as, filing, faxing, mailing and reporting to head-office. SERVISAIR, 1996-1998 An aircraft ground handling, operating at 175 airports worldwide), at Manchester Airport (United Kingdom) Airport Customer Service Agent and Translator • Checked -in passengers for most important worldwide airlines such as: Sabena, Crossair, El-Al, Sas, Air France, Iberia. • Passenger transfer coordination • Provided special needs passengers with assistance • Provided passengers with assistance as a translator Spanish- English and vice versa. OTHER COURSES • Course in Costumer Services at Travel Agency (Comunidad de Madrid, Spain), 2000 • Air-Europe check-in system training, 1998 • IBERIA and CODECO check-in systems training, 1996
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Melba F. Edwards - Freelance Presentation Design & Document Design
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SUMMARY Over 16 years of experience as a GRAPHIC DESIGNER AND DESKTOP PUBLISHER CONSULTANT, providing proposal support, with world-renowned companies and local government contractors of all sizes: CSC, Houston Associates, Booz-Allen Hamilton, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Raytheon, MITRE, Deloitte, Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), Hewlett Packard and Compaq, Johnsons Control, SRA International, KPMG, SAIC, Qwest Government Services. EDUCATION Architecture and Drafting, A.A. Art Design, B.A. Maryland Drafting Institute, Springfield, VA Adelphi University, Garden City, NY GPA 3.5 GPA 3.5 EXPERIENCE Primescape Solutions Inc. February 2011 – Present ? Rewrote Past Performances, created templates, graphics for TIPPS4 and PBGC proposals Parsons Engineering, Washington, DC (on call) August 2010 – Present ? Format and edit proposals ITSolutions, Inc., Silver Spring, MD July 2010 – August 2010 ? Formatted, created style sheets, and edited proposals for the VA and FDA TRACEN Technologies, Chantilly, VA (worked from home) June2010 – July 2010 ? Worked as a graphic design consultant for the Food and Drug Administration's Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. Technical Writer/Editor/Graphic Designer April 2009 – January 2010 CSSS.NET (hold PUBLIC TRUST clearance with Government Agency), Washington, DC ? Created brochures for the Information Technology Security Program Plan (ITSPP); ? Edited and formatted ArcSight, Proventia, Sensage and Sourcefire documents for IRS’ management and employee training; captured diagrams/icons using Snagit; ? Created a double-sided banner for July 20, 2009 VETS GWAC Program Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, where the companies’ System Engineering, Architecture, Integration and Testing competencies were highlighted. Worked effectively with vendors to produce the banner in a timely and cost effective method; ? Also create graphics for proposals; edit, format, and rewrite proposals, training reports, and presentation; set up SharePoint site for the business development group and ? Created monthly graphics for the POA&M analysis executive briefings; and edited/rewrote FISMA reports to the IRS. Graphic Artist (ongoing) August 2008 – Present Freelance Assignment, client? THE ART OF HEALTH, , Washington, DC ? Worked on a freelance project for Dr. Dorsey where I designed business cards, letterhead, and promotional material for her company; and ? Created a 3’x5’ banner dealing with the immune system for a presentation before 100 or more lawyers and doctors included. THE CREATIVE GROUP client ?American Management Center, Inc., Falls Church, VA May 2008 – March 2009 Worked on BAE Systems’ DAU and FAI Certified DAWIA and FAC Acquisition Workforce Training Manuals: ? Developed, formatted, converted, as well as revised, documents to include participant workbooks, trainer guides, collateral materials that support training exercises and activities, multimedia presentations, and other supporting documentation. ? Updated both the Participant Guide and Trainer Guides for LE204 and LE203, making them consistent with all other program books, and created the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COTR) Training presentation. Client ? GRANT THORNTON, Alexandria, VA October 2008 ? Worked as a desktop publishing and proof reader for Grant Thornton's Engagement Economics Management Guide/Global Portal Sector manuals. ? Coordinated slide presentations for several sessions; responsible for course registration(s); and room set-up for the Global Public Sector Knowledge Fair, November 11-12, 2008 at the Belle Haven Country Club. ? Attended and took notes for two sessions of the Economic Engagement sessions at the Knowledge Fair. Graphic Artist Client ? QUADEL Consulting, Washington, DC May 2007 – August 2007 ? Set up Word template for the CHAC-rebid proposal and QUADEL training material. Created graphics for the proposal and oral presentations. AQUENT client ? ARNOLD WORLDWIDE, McLean, VA September 2008 The client needed advanced PowerPoint skills to work onsite in their McLean office on Thurs/Friday of the week ending 9/19/08, and then flies to their Boston location over the weekend and return on Monday night. ? Created a presentation for their SunTrust customer. Majority of the work was done in their Boston office. I created some slides from scratch, also made sure that the colors were effective for their overhead slide presentation. Desktop Publisher Client ? National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), Washington, DC September 2000 ? Prepared and edited reports of data collected for the NTSB review board Graphic Artist Client ? Federal Data Corporation, Lanham, MD March 2000 – December 2001 ? Assisted the FDC Senior Engineer with writing and editing of the Factory Integration Procedures that included router configuration; printer integration and configuration and UNIX client setup for FAA site installations; and ? Trained as an Associate Engineer by implementing hardware integrity tests. Verified the operability of the ignited Hewlett-Packard (HP)-UNIX operating system, libraries, graphical user interfaces (GUIs) and LAN software and served as technical resource to the FDC team. Desktop Publisher January 2008 – April 2008 ASRC Federal Holdings, Greenbelt, MD ? Prepared the graphics for an interactive InDesign CS3 training class for staff members; created slides that showed toolbar overviews, and document; ? Setup; produced employment ads for the Rocketeer and Lighthouse newspapers (in California); and Continuation of ARSC Federal ? Also created posters, postcards, fliers, and the company newsletter for public relation group and human resources. Testing documents and reports, presentations, and white papers. TEKSYSTEM, client ? U.S. Department of State (held INTERIM TOP SECRET clearance), Rosslyn, VA May 2007 – January 2008 Worked on the Long Range Oversees Buildings Plan (LROBP) manual for FY2007. ? Developed templates for country and post pages of this manual; ? Coordinated with staff member which photos would be best to use for each post write up; checked the resolution and made to appropriate sizes and CMYK format; ? Formatted charts linked from Excel to InDesign; and ? Assisted with ongoing upgrade by researching programs for the transition of Excel charts into InDesign. Demonstrated and trained several staff members’ procedures on the linking of charts, maps, and photos, as well as indexing subjects in InDesign. NorthPoint Graphics, client ? GAO, Washington, DC March 2004 – June 2005 ? While following Section 508 guidelines for the GAO bluebook, testimonies, briefing slides; designed posters, created graphics, formatted text, formatted photos; pre-flighting; ? Prepared comps for the 2004 Performance and Accountability Report, as well as the inside page layout; and ? Designed the Social Security Reform brochure http://www.GAO-05-193SP Social Security Reform: Answers to Key Questions ALEX, INC., client? McKissack & McKissack, Washington, DC February 2002 – March 2003 ? Provided graphic design and enhancement, desktop publishing, scanning and documentation dissemination for the company’s proposals and presentations. Also responsible for information needed for 254/255 forms; ? Conceived, design layout and coordinate illustrations and creative artwork for Design/Demolition; Schematic Design submissions for the Technical High School at McKinley, McKissack’s Corporate Capabilities brochure, tear sheets, and presentations; and ? Produced graphics from architect and engineer drawings. Software Skills: Adobe Photoshop Illustrator InDesign FrameMaker SharePoint PageMaker QuarkXPress CorelDraw Paint Shop Pro MS Office Suite 2007/2003 Word, Publisher, Excel, Visio; Project, and PowerPoint Operating Platforms: PC and MAC systems Windows 7 Vista/XP Printers: DocuTech Xerox Phaser Xerox 4150 Clearances: PUBLIC TRUST and SECRET Groups and Associates: Elance Professional Network Aquent Network Presentation Guru OST Global Solutions
Waldorf, Maryland, United States
Marcy Scott - Freelance Writing & Television Production
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Emmy Awards in a top-eight market to personally marketing and selling over thirty million dollars of residential real estate: I'm smart, competitive and I thrive under a deadline. Educated in journalism and communications at American University; most recently at UCLA and Phoenix College in anatomy and physiology, earning national registry as an EMT just because medicine has always interested me. Do my own Final Cut Studio and Photoshop. Don't fit into any one slot except talented, diverse and dedicated to excellence, with a proven record of self-employed success for nearly 20 years, living in Hollywood, New York, Washington DC, and the Bay Area. Ethics are paramount; if your project's not a fit I'll tell you. Nothing makes me happier than helping other people succeed - except making money, volunteering for the Navy and sailing.
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Michell Mizell - Freelance Paralegal & Admin Support
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Professional Summary Driven Paralegal who thrives in high stress, high-pressure environments and situations involving constant change and vast ambiguity in data and instruction. Accounting Clerk skilled in problem solving and maintaining accuracy. Possesses an insatiable drive to achieve and exceed goals. Work History Hixson & Cleveland Law Office – Paris, AR, Legal Secretary, 04/1993 to 06/1996 Investigated facts and laws to determine causes of action and to prepare cases. Researched bankruptcy loan files to confirm federal guideline compliance. Researched state statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes and documents. Conducted detailed client intakes and entered information into company MICHELL MIZELLdatabase. Contacted key witnesses to testify at court hearings. Prepared legal briefs, motions and pleadings. Communicated pertinent information to clients via phone, email and mail. Conducted skip traces to obtain case participant information. Directed and coordinated law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas. Drafted responses for exceptions on foreclosure procedural errors. Witt Law Firm – Ozark, AR, Paralegal, 06/1996 to 12/2003 Researched bankruptcy loan files to confirm federal guideline compliance. Researched state statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes and documents. Conducted detailed client intakes and entered information into company database. Contacted key witnesses to testify at court hearings. Prepared legal briefs, motions and pleadings. Reviewed Deed of Trust, Title Commitment and prior bankruptcies documents. Communicated pertinent information to clients via phone, email and mail. Drafted, signed and certified key legal documents for judicial review. Maintained ongoing communication with opposing parties from discovery to trial phase. Conducted skip traces to obtain case participant information. Directed and coordinated law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas. Drafted responses for exceptions on foreclosure procedural errors. Developed and managed up to [Number] cases. Acted as liaison between multiple attorneys involved in complex legal issues. Communicated with outside vendors on behalf of attorneys and legal departments. Assisted counsel in preparing answers, providing documentation and information for discovery request. Managed billable hour tracking, payroll, client invoicing and attorney schedules. Investigated facts and laws to determine causes of action and to prepare cases. C & M Stone Co ., Inc. – Barling, AR, Virtual Bookkeeper, 01/2004 to Current Created weekly, monthly and quarterly expense reports, including employee success and revenue reports. Communicated pertinent information to clients via phone, email and mail. Communicated with outside vendors on behalf of CEO. Facilitated successful internal and external audits through sound and thorough documentation. Composed effective accounting reports summarizing accounts payable data. Posted receipts to appropriate general ledger accounts. Monitored payments due from clients and promptly contacted clients with past due payments. Researched and resolved accounts payable discrepancies. Created daily and weekly cash reports for accounting management. Supervised invoice processing, purchase orders, expense reports, credit memos and payment transactions. Reviewed all expense reports for accuracy and proper expense disclosure. Reconciled vendor statements and handled payment complaints or discrepancies. Education High School Diploma: June 2, 1988 Paris High School - Paris, AR Paralegal : Paralegalism, 1998 University of Arkansas @ Fayetteville - Fayetteville, AR
Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
Steve Lambert - Freelance Book Writing & Editing
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Self publishing author of the book Australia's Great Thermal Way Ed # 4. I would like your postal address so that I can send you a complimentary copy of my book. I read your write up on the Wellbeing site and just thought that you would like a reference copy. Thank you for showing interest in my story. Regards Steve
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reggie Richardson - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Cartooning
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I love to illustrate cartoons and draw portraits. I just graduated from Bryant and Stratton College with a degree in graphic design. My goal is to gain more knowledge in how to promote myself as an artist.
Lackawanna, New York, United States
Sarah Thomas - Freelance Social Marketing & Editing
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I am a voracious romance reader, and as a result, I have a blog that I update weekly. I am also a reviewer for Netgalley.com while also posting regularly at Amazon and Goodreads. My Amazon profile is as follows Customer Reviews: 144 Top Reviewer Ranking: 32,421 Helpful Votes: 81 and my Goodreads profile is 203 ratings (4.27 avg) 194 reviews. I also have helped several authors launch their novels because of the many followers I have on my website which is bbsbookreviews.com. I have also recently created a web page on Facebook connected to my regular page which will soon also have many followers. My Twitter following is new, but it has 70 followers now and is growing every day. I will be able to reach many people and have already gotten experience with advertising books on my website under spotlights.
Gaffney, South Carolina, United States
Raghupathy - Freelance Technical Writing & Content Writing
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RAGHUPATHY K P #338, 8th cross, 11 main, RBI Layout, J P Nagar 7TH Phase, Bangalore-560078 Mobile: +91 9972761000 raghupaty@gmail.com Objectives • To associate with progressive organization that gives me scope to update my knowledge and skills according to latest trends in technologies. • To be part of a team that dynamically works towards growth of the organization and gain satisfaction thereof. Strengths and Capabilities: • Good verbal and written communication skills • Proficient at writing/proofing/editing Total Experience: Around 7.5 years of experience in print media and IT. Over 5.5 years of experience in technical writing. Work Experience: McAfee July-2010 Working as a Senior Technical Writer Responsibilities and Work: • Developing and editing user manuals. • Developing content for MIKI (Wikipedia based) Honeywell Technology Solutions December-2007 (Worked as a contractor from Ness Technologies for 1.6 years) Worked as a Lead Technical Writer Responsibilities and Work: • Developing and editing user manuals. • Developing and editing installation guides. • Developing Commissioning manual. • Developing online help. • Developing release notes, known issues Bulletin and troubleshooting guides. • Creating Frame Maker Templates. • Creating demo movies. Achievements • Six Sigma Green Belt certified on “Improving Document Usability” • Excellence in Innovation Award. • Star Performer of the Quarter Award (Ness Technologies) Wipro Technologies October-2006 Technical Writer from October 2006 to November 2007 Responsibilities and Work: • Developed and edited user manuals, installation guides, and read-me notes. • Pre-XML conversion of technical modules. Onsite assignments: Worked for the client EMC2 at Westboro, Massachusetts • Updated a product guide and worked on the release notes for the same. • Interacted with Subject Matter Experts (SME) for knowledge gathering and transferred the same to offshore team. Tally Solutions Private Limited September-2005 Documentation Executive from September 2006 to October 2006 Responsibilities and Work: • Wrote and edited workbooks, education materials, and other Product related documents. • Developed and edited user manuals, release notes, installation guides, and read-me notes. Deccan Herald Newspaper November-2003 Sub-Editor/Reporter from November 2003 to September 2005 Responsibilities and Work: • Proofread and edited copies. • Made news pages using Quark Express. • Interviewed personalities. • Wrote articles for supplements. Technical Skills: Software Packages Used – o Documentation Tools: MS Word, Adobe PageMaker, Adobe FrameMaker, RoboHelp, Captivate, Camtasia, Madcap Flare, and Madcap Lingo. o Image Editors: SnagIt, Paint Shop Pro, Madcap Capture o Presentation Tools: MS Power Point o Spreadsheet: MS Excel o Operating Systems: Windows 98 and above Educational Qualification: • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Communication and Journalism from Mysore University. (2003) Specialisation: Advertising, public relations, TV and Radio Journalism, and Print media. • Bachelor of Arts (B.A) from Mahajana College, Mysore University. (2001) Subjects: Economics, English Literature and Journalism. • Pre-University (P.U.C) from Sharadavilas College. (1998) Subjects: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology. Personal Details: • Date of Birth: 30th April 1980 • Nationality: Indian • Marital Status: Married • Languages – English (RWS), Kannada (RWS), and Hindi (RWS) • Interests - Reading and watching movies Place – Bangalore, India Date – Raghupathy K P
Palo Alto, California, United States
Shalini - Freelance Graphic Design & Magazine Design
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PROFILE Years of experience creating impactful yet practical designs. Capable of big ideas while covering small details.Experienced in various roles from concept, layout design, pre-press and output. Proficient in design software. Comfortable with both Mac and PC platforms. Excellent communicator, highly effective working independently and successfully managing projects while consistently meeting deadlines. Recognized for increasing productivity and reducing costs by streamlining processes. EXPERIENCE Finesse Graphic Design & Marketing, Mississauga, Canada Current Owner/Creative Head Working with multiple clients to create artwork from concept to brand guidelines and brand positioning. Focus is on innovative design solutions to build the client’s business image. ADESA CANADA, Mississauga, Canada 2008 – 2012 Marketing Designer Designed marketing and advertising materials including magazine Ads, brochures, postcards, flyers, etc. for use in print and electronic formats. Designed and managed web banner advertising programs for multiple websites. • Successfully resolved significant backlog requests while meeting strict deadlines through effective time management and multitasking. • Developed new processes for getting involved with sales planning sessions and customer engagement earlier on, resulting in increased effectiveness in projects. • Received numerous internal and customer commendations on the quality ADESA Canada’s monthly advertising in various publications. • Significantly reduced marketing costs (up to hundreds of dollars per month) by setting up a high value and low cost image library. • Proactively contributed in evolving and maintaining the corporate brand image which led to streamlined and centralized management of promotions run by 14 auction sites. • Consistently met deadline of design and distribution of a weekly electronic newsletter and regular HTML email broadcasts; including list segmentation, development of offers and creation of marketing copy. ROAD TODAY PUBLISHING INC., Brampton, Canada 2007 – 2008 Graphic Designer, Road Today ‘Trucking’ and ‘Auto & Car’ Sole designer for 2 transportation magazines. • Redesigned prevailing ‘Trucking’ magazine and established a fresh look. • Entirely designed the newly launched ‘Auto & Car’, which included the art work for all the sections, deciding fonts, photos and page layouts etc. • Designed most of the new print and web advertisements for these magazines, office stationery and promotional material, which resulted in excellent branding of the publishing house and more advertising orders for the magazines. • Commended for strength in page layouts. • Efficiently multi-tasked in handling of new initiatives while ensuring timely execution of current magazines. THE PRINTING HOUSE (TPH), Oakville, Canada 2003 – 2007 Designer, Digital Operations Managed the overall digital and offset print production, preparing files for printing and design. • Excellent skills with applications enabled the branch to handle design projects from direct / indirect customers, adding net new business, improving customer loyalty, branch profitability and profile in the system. • Assumed all the responsibilities of the Digital work well ahead of the 3-month probation period and received a promotion within 6 months. • Recognized by Manager as being a quick and keen learner, a flexible team member, always willing to take on responsibilities above and beyond the job profile. INDO CARIBBEAN, Toronto, Canada 2003 – 2004 Graphic Designer (Freelance) Sole responsibility for newspaper design / layout, advertisements and pre-press. • Dramatically improved productivity and savings by introducing better applications and streamlining processes. • Commended by the editor / owner for the color correction results and improved design, which positively impacted the overall look of the newspaper. Recognized by the editor / owner for superior application skills. “FLARE” MAGAZINE (Art Department), ROGERS MEDIA, Toronto, Canada 2002 Intern Provided Graphic Design support to the Art Department team. • Collaborated with the Art Director and suggestions were included in the Fashion pages. • Commended by the “Art Director” for initiative and determination. DUBAIQUIZ.COM (Accton Middle East), U.A.E. Dubai 2001 Web / Graphic Designer • Designed a new look for the web site twice by changing the complete layout including animations and buttons. • Launched a new section called “eKidmart” which was designed specially for children to shop online. • In a constantly time sensitive environment, met the deadlines for creating the overall layout of the quiz pages. ADDITIONAL RELEVANT EXPERIENCE INDIAN EXPRESS PUBLICATIONS (MADURAI GROUP LTD), Mumbai, India - Graphic Designer GIBCA FURNITURE INDUSTRIES CO. LTD., Dubai, UAE - Graphic Designer (Freelance) MAIPO INDIA LTD., Mumbai, India - Graphic Designer FLASH GRAPHICS, Mumbai, India - Animator MUDRA COMMUNICATIONS, Mumbai, India - Visualizer EDUCATION • BFA, Specialized in Applied Arts, First Division, Chandigarh College of Arts, Chandigarh, India CERTIFICATIONS / PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT • Certificate Courses in Internet Site Design, Adobe Illustrator and Printing, George Brown College, Toronto, Canada, 2003 • Certified Course in Web Designing, First Division, Arena Multimedia, (Aptech India Ltd.), New Delhi, India, 2000 • 2D and 3D Computer Animation, First Division, Aptech India Ltd., Mumbai, India, 1996 COMPUTER SKILLS • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign in Creative Suite 5 and experienced in QuarkXPress, PageMaker, Flash, Dreamweaver, Acrobat, Outlook and MS Office
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada