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Leidy Cotrina - Freelance Fashion Illustration & Book Design
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Leidy Cotrina 799 NW 52nd Street, Miami, FL 33127 (786) 458-0806 Cellular Phone venecolombia@hotmail.com EDUCATION Miami International University of Art and Design – Miami, FL Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design ¬¬– Expected Graduation Date: July, 2013 HONORS AND AWARDS • United States resident (Nationality: Venezuelan) • Travelled abroad in Madrid, Spain as an international student. • Frequently named “Top Seller” while working in retail. • Artwork featured in the Brivil University of Fashion and Interior Design EXPERIENCE SECRETARY – Autoworld Used Auto Parts, Opa-Locka, FL (April 2007 – September 2010) • Responsible for a multitude of various tasks not typically associated with a secretary position. • Conducted online car auctions. • Kept detailed records of title information and transactions. • Acted as a customer service representative, a cashier, and an accountant. • Oversaw all billing and investigated late payments. • Conceptualized logos, marketing plans, store design, and sales promotions. • Trusted to train incoming staff as well. • Use and knowledge of computers was a must. RECEPTIONIST – Mercy International Corporation, Miami, FL (January 2006 – February 2007) • Company dealt with travel, immigration, and import/exportation of clothing and other assorted goods. • The receptionist position was synonymous with that of a travel agent: booked flights and completed all necessary paperwork to settle possible immigration issues. • Worked as a cashier, kept records of all inventory, and organized the clothing. SALES ASSISTANT – Rave Clothing – Mall of America, Miami, FL (July 2003 – August 2004) • Worked on the floor as a retail clothing salesperson. • Interacted with customers personally helping to find the correct style and fit. • Arranged store sets and dressed mannequins to entice sales. • Was frequently dispatched to associated stores to train and supervise recent hires. SPECIALIZED SKILLS • Fluent in English and Spanish. • Adaptive to new technology – practiced with MS Office and database programs. • Accustomed to working in retail and sales. • Experienced in accounting and serviceable in an office setting. • Involved in planning and executing store promotions. • Briefly managed a small staff of employees. • Artist and clothing designer. Also familiar with home décor and graphic design. • Amiable personality – well suited to front desks, phone centers, and customer service positions. References Available Upon Request Leidy Cotrina 799 NW 52nd Street, Miami, FL 33127 (786) 458-0806 Cellular Phone (978) 660-3433 Home
Miami, Florida, United States
Marta Wiberg (Tinii) - Freelance Creative Writing & Poem Writing
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My name is Marta and I am a Swedish student at the University of the Sunshine coast. Because I am a very social and outgoing person I love travelling and meeting new people. I’ve recently moved into an apartment in Mooloolaba and is searching for a job close by that can be flexible with my school schedule. Märta Wiberg 22/06/1994 Nationality: Swedish Education: Schools International School of Singapore International School of Luxembourg International Community School of Zurich Sigtuna Stockholm Bladins Malmö Swedish School of Nairobi Korrsepondent Gymansiet, Sweden University University of the Sunshine Coast Experience: Work Summer Jobs A store called Falsterboden, Falsterbo, Sweden, 2011 Sold alarms over the telephone in Helsingborg, Sweden, 2012 Tour guide in the United Kingdom, 2013 Jobs Baby sitter in Sweden 2013-2014 Substitute daycare teacher at Montissori in Falsterbo and Skanörsskola in Skanör, 2014 Personal assistant for handicapped teenagers, 2014 Volunteer Jobs Cosmetics Store in Höllviken, Sweden, 2009 New Life Home Orphanage, Nairobi, 2011-2013 New Life Mission Orphanage, Nairobi, 2013 Helped out in a class in New Life Mission School, 2013 Schools in Kibera, Nairobi, 2011-2013 Extra Curricula’s: Choir, 1999-2015 Private singing lessons, 2010-2011, 2013-2015 Other Activities: Climbed Mount Kenya, 2012 Bungee Jumping, 2013 River Rafting in the Nile, 2013 Gorilla Walk in Rwanda, 2013 Languages: Fluent in English and Swedish Basic understanding in German and Swahili
Mountain Creek, New South Wales, Australia
Nancy Heaton - Freelance Painting & Fantasy Art
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I am a experienced artist with a very creative flair.My passion for drawing and painting started at a very young age.I've painted large murals for schools and different businesses.I specialize in fantasy and wild cats [lions,tigers,ect] You can go to my website to view some of my artwork @ nancyheatonscreations@webs.com.
United States
Jeffrey Wagoner - Freelance Spanish Translation & Printing
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i lived in Lima, PERU for 17 years, i can speak, writte and read perfect spanish, i have 2 years experience on sales and costumer service, i worked with Americajoy.com for 2 years selling and producing printing, and managing sales. i worked with goodwill for 2 months in production.
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Courtney Cashon - Freelance Digital Art & Horror Art
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EDUCATION The Savannah College of Art & Design (2008-2012) **Bachelor's Degree in Illustration** Bob Jones High School (2007 - 2008) Sparkman High School (2004 - 2007) ACHIEVEMENTS Society of Illustrators - Student Scholarship Competition Winner (2012) Awarded 6 Gold and 2 Silver Keys from the Alabama Regional Affiliate (2007 - 2008) **Scholastic Art Program** Scored 7 out of 10 from the National Foundation for Advancement in the (2007) Fine Arts (NFAA) PUBLISHINGS Society of Illustrators 53rd Annual (2012) District Quarterly Magazine (2012) Illustrious Volume 7 (2012) GALLERY SHOWS Tarot, Mystics, & the Occult Show (2012) Minneapolis, MN at Light Grey Art Labs The Tiny Show: An Expose' on the Miniscule (2012) **At Little Beasts Gallery in Savannah, Georgia** Morris Hall Senior Showcase (2012) **Morris Hall on Jones St. in Savannah, Georgia**
Savannah, Georgia, United States
Jennifer Marlin - Freelance Fashion Illustration & Illustration
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I am a Minneapolis Illustrator specializing in fashion and editorial illustration, surface design and stationary. I also create children's book and medical illustrations. My art is lighthearted, detailed, and often fashion-focused. I work in watercolor, marker, pencil, gouache and ink, in conjunction with digital programs. I am a senior in Illustration at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and will graduate with my BFA in May 2015.
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Sergio Airapetian - Freelance Website Programming & Website Architecture
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SERGIO AIRAPETIAN Philadelphia, PA thesergio@verizon.net Objective: To seek a challenging position as a Web Developer/ C# Programmer within a growth-oriented organization, where my programming skills will be utilized to their full potential. Professional Experience: March 2010 – Present HighPoint Solutions, LLC http://www.highpoint-solutions.com Web Developer/Software Engineer • HighPoint Solutions is a provider of specialized IT services. The business consulting and technology solutions have delivered business value and competitive advantage to the clients. • Participate in design, develop and maintain the http://www.newhorizons.com World’s largest IT training company site [admin portal and web site] Analyzed project requirements. Designed technical solution according to the requirements. Developed all necessary modules and procedures (GUI, Business Tear, Database). Programming with C#, ASP.Net, AJAX. Using: Microsoft Visual Studio and SQL on a back end. Telerik RadControls for ASP.NET • Aramark Corporation. http://www.aramark.com/ SuiteWizard.Net Centralization Project. Windows and Web Services for printing orders on different locations. Communications between services. (XML, C#) November 2006 – February 2010 E-Time System Inc. www.etimesystem.com Web Developer/Software Engineer • E-Time System Inc. is a technology company providing cost-effective solutions for electronic distribution products. Main Application: • Created company main web site www.payupcenter.com This web based application provides full services for over a thousand dealers to sell prepaid wireless, calling cards and to make bill payment transactions as well. Life cycle development, client-server three tier application. Design, develop, testing and maintain. Web reports (Crystal Reports) for summary of activities, where each dealer can run usage, balance and profit report with filtering options. Web Applications: • Web services for automatic database refills with products (coupons) of different vendors from EMIDA, the largest prepaid wireless supplier. • Bill Payment Notifications - the program sends email notification to each biller for every bill payment transaction with transaction details. • Automatic Emails – this program sends end of the day report to each dealer as a HTML attachment • Automatic ACH Updates- end of the day updates each dealer balance Creates CSV files with bank account information and amount for bank transactions. • Automatic Coupon Archive – web application moves old, used staff to archive table. • System Management Tool. • And more …. Primary programming language C#, using: Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008, ASP.Net, AJAX, SQL Server and FoxPro database. Web Reports (Crystal Reports) December 2007 – March 2008 [Short project] Web Reports (Crystal Reports) for insurance company AGAdministrators. The company provides health insurance for students. SQL server on a back end, Web Forms on a client site. Created advanced store procedures to retrieve sorted data for an agency needs (based on a user level). http://agadministrators.com/ November 2007 [Short project] Estimates and service contracts for Suburban Heating Company Options to select different plans and apply for services on line. http://www.myairsupply.com/ December 2004 – June 2006 APS Financial / Member Solution Web Developer APS Financial - billing company, provides services for Martial Art Designed and developed .NET components and ASP.NET Web Form applications. Developed client-server three tier applications for Company web site. Created web training classes for APS financial users. Write stored procedures, SQL statements to retrieve information from the SQL Server database. http://www.membersolutions.com http://www.youbill.com March 1998 – August 2004 Mid Atlantic Technology [Part Time] VB Programmer/Web developer Developed client-server three tier applications, concentrating on back end and business layer programming. Develop various programs for company, using MS Access, ASP, VB and VB.NET Technologies and Software: Microsoft Visual Studio. Net, ASP.NET, C#, Visual Basic, SQL Server, SQL – Structured Query Language, Store procedures, Access, AJAX, HTML, DHTML, XML, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Dreamweaver. Some SharePoint basic experience: Modifying code with SharePoint Designer, creating pages and views, add libraries and web parts. Professional Skills: Strong experience with the C# programming language and object-oriented programming. ASP.Net, JavaScript, AJAX, Microsoft Visual Studio .NET ( 2005, 2008) , MS SQL Server (7.0, 2000, 2005), Web Development, Interface Design. Education: 1998 –2000 CSC Institute, Inc., Southampton, PA Client/Server Programming (VB, SQL Server, Access) 1983 - 1989 Russia University of Art, BA in Art Minor – Computer Science
United States
Jim Healy - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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JAMES P. HEALY I'm a sharp-eyed, time-tested editor with an ear for language. My experience includes writing and editing hard news and features, reviewing albums and concerts, taking and editing photographs, and coaching new writers for an online Web-content provider. Under tight deadlines, I've supervised teams of editors in the daily production of general, local and business news at a Pulitzer-winning newspaper. I also have copy-edited one published novel. Currently I am editing the English translation of the autobiography of a Tai Chi master whom China has named one of the Top 10 living Chinese martial artists. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE DEMAND MEDIA STUDIOS, Santa Monica, CA 2009-present Copy Editor, Senior Editor • Edit articles online for Demand Studios, which provides media content for such Web sites as eHow, Livestrong.com and Trails.com. Was promoted to a Senior Editor position with chief responsibility of coaching new writers. SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE, San Diego, CA 1989-2009 News Slot, Point Person 1990-2009 • Supervised the work (editing, headlines, captions) of seven to 15 copy editors per shift for four sections (general news, metro news, business and sports). • Participated as copy editor and slot in editing stories about a congressional corruption case, a series that earned the newsroom staff a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting in 2006. • Led the Copy Desk as "point person" from 2003 to 2004 by supervising the daily news, business and zoning operations and the editing of all special projects, following the departure of the Copy Desk Chief. Zoned News Slot, Business Slot 1998-2002 • Oversaw the work of seven to 15 copy editors, and guided the daily production of four North County zoned editions whose deadlines were just 15 minutes apart. • Shepherded the editing and makeup of daily Business section. Supervised the editing and headline writing each week for Sunday Business section. Copy Editor 1989-2009 • Developed reputation for quick, quality work. Wrote headlines and captions. Edited and revised stories. Checked facts. Proofed pages. Worked closely with Metro and News Desks on story updates and revisions. A stickler for accuracy, clarity and detail. Music Writer, Reviewer 1995-2009 • Wrote stories of 15 to 30 inches based on interviews with prominent musicians visiting San Diego. Penned new-album reviews ranging from one paragraph to 20 inches. OMAHA WORLD-HERALD, Omaha, NE 1979-1989 Copy Editor, Reporter, Reviewer • Slotted general, state and local news and business stories. Covered police and general-assignment beats as a reporter. Wrote music stories and reviews for the World-Herald's Entertainment magazine. EDUCATION Creighton University, Omaha, NE Bachelor of Arts, Journalism
Alhambra, California, United States
Alex - Freelance Song Writing & Poem Writing
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My name is Alex Foster, I am 18 years old and have many years of experiance in songwriting and poem writing, am available most of the time and am always looking to do any job; big or small. Will provide profile upon request due to large amounts of material. Would be perfered to be contacted via email, you can email me at afoster009@hotmail.ca. New to freelancing and promoting my work so buisness experiance with freelance writing is scarce
Airdrie, Alberta, Canada
Lissa Jones - Freelance Radio Production & Voiceovers
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Lissa L. Jones Objective A dynamic, flexible professional open to new opportunities, I am excited about the potential to invest my varied experience, leadership capabilities and work across business sectors to support an organization that believes that information as empowerment is an important goal in communications. I will bring my experience across business sectors, a long history of leadership, a diverse network and a passion and enthusiasm for the work. Experience Executive Director| African American Family Services, Inc. 2002-2011 Exceeded revenue goals for eight consecutive quarters. Expanded business lines, resulting in a 20% increase in revenue in the first year. Led the creation of a Quality Assurance division, resulting in 25% increase in client satisfaction. Motivated and mentored a staff of fifty professionals and interns across a variety of disciplines. Public Affairs Host| KMOJ Radio 2007 - Present Research, produce and host a weekly public affairs call-in show blending history, current events and guest perspectives to discuss and debate today’s political realities for urban communities. Unique format, diverse audience, available via live stream, on preset and by Podcast. Proficient in Wordpress, Facebook and Twitter. Average listenership of 200,000 weekly. Research, edit and produce audio clips for each segment. Cultivate and manage professional relationships with publicists and communications staff to secure national interviews. Columnist| MN Spokesman-Recorder Newspaper 2009 - Present Research and produce a bi-monthly column, ‘Voices of the Village’. Freelance: front-page articles and book reviews. Develop news sources across diverse communities to inform my work. Principal| The Center for Organizational Development 1997 - 2003 Successful entrepreneur and co-founder of The Center for Organizational Development, a consulting firm specializing in strengthening nonprofit organizations through governance and leadership best practices. Consulted with nonprofit governing boards on leadership, governance training and coaching. Consulted with nonprofit organizations on organizational development and change. National Managing Director| Menttium Corporation 1995 – 1997 Promoted from the local directorship position to the national role. Developed national sales strategy for cross-country sales teams, customizing plans to trends and markets. Served as keynote/company spokesperson at ten kickoff events annually. Eligibility, Special Projects | CIGNA Behavioral Health 1991 – 1995 Awarded special projects role, mentored by the Executive leadership team. Established the eligibility unit, reducing claims losses by 20% in the first year. Led cross-division teams on performance improvement initiatives. Education Minnesota State University, Mankato | Mankato, MN 1987 - 1991 Bachelor of Science, Business Memberships Chair, Urban Women’s Movement Vice Chair, African American Leadership Council References Available Upon Request
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States