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Igor Zakowski - Freelance Cartooning & Children's Book Illustration
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Igor Zakowski Born 14th April 1973 Igor completed his studies at the Faculty of Graphics at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. He studied at the Department of Graphic Arts exploring graphic arts and computer graphics as well. He got his Master of Arts Degree in 2000. He has been working as an graphic designer, illustrator and caricaturist for many years. At present he cooperates with numerous publishers in terms of book and press illustrating. I am professional illustrator, cartoonist, caricaturist and comic artist. I am also graphic designer.
Izabelin, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
Shea_Johnson - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY Ambitious story-teller with professional and personal experience writing in print and web mediums. Seeking opportunity to build portfolio, grow skillset and, most importantly, make enormous contribution for individuals and organizations that encourage and appreciate creativity. SKILLS - Strong lede writing - Ability to quickly process information and identify story - Knowledgeable of AP-style writing guidelines - Adept with blog publishing platforms (Wordpress, Tumblr) and analytic tools (Google Analytics, Site Meter) - Proficient with basic HTML, CSS and JavaScript - Active in multiple social media outlets (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) - Work well independently and in teams - Extremely personable, enthusiastic and optimistic EXPERIENCE Yesmail Interactive [ Chicago, IL ] Account Manager - Wrote for company blog - Managed relationships and email marketing enhancement initiatives of high-profiled clients (Kimberly-Clark, Brown Shoe, United Airlines) - Developed first-of-its-kind monthly mobile usage report for Kimberly-Clark and Brown Shoe - Performed high-traffic quality assurance of email content, images and URLs for United Airlines during critical merger period with Continental The Ocean Agency [ Chicago, IL ] Content Developer Intern - Wrote more than 35 onsite and offsite SEO-optimized articles for clients (Nuts on Clark, Judge Mathis, Jameson Real Estate) - Conducted pre-project research to assist team in landing our largest client (CPA Lead) - Contributed to birth of in-house content network AIU Online [ Chicago, IL ] Online Consultant - Accepted inquiries from prospective students and assessed their potential to enroll in a degree program at the university as well as identified the proper program based on their aptitude - Set-up 1-on-1 online presentations to highlight the university as a choice decision Office of Public Affairs at Cal State San Bernardino [ San Bernardino, CA ] Web Writer Intern - Wrote several press releases for the university website and local and regional media distribution - Hand-picked by managing editor of CSUSB magazine to write a featured article for the Summer 2008 issue - Interviewed subjects for press release and magazine efforts (university president, Miss Black San Bernardino) and facilitated photo opportunity EDUCATION Cal State San Bernardino, 04/05 – 06/08 - B.A. Communications // 3.05 Major G.P.A. Relevant Education - COMM 243A // PRAC: JRN/PHOTO // Completed - COMM 240 // Writing for Media // B- - ENG 306 // Expository Writing English // A - COMM 309 // Computer Mediated COMM // B- - COMM 401 // Gender, Race & Media // B - COMM 320 // Media History & Institutions // A- - COMM 491 // Ethical Aspects COMM // A - COMM 591D // Internship/Extern // Completed RELATED HIGHLIGHTS - Founded, edited, wrote and designed “Blog Down, Chicago Bears”, a Bears fan site. Active from 2008 to 2010, the site garnered mentions on ESPNChicago.com, SI.com, ProFootballTalk.com and NFL.com and received more than 1,000 unique visitors per day at its peak. Appeared on WBEZ radio in Chicago to discuss Bears football. - Currently working on debut novel. - Currently working on submission for Writer’s Digest ‘Short Short Short Story Writing Competition’. - Attended multiple one-night classes at the Story Studio Writer’s Workshop in Chicago.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Bethany Ann Matheny - Freelance Graphic Design & Website Design
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5.0
2 Skills
$30
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WORK EXPERIENCE BAM Design - Graphic Design, Web Design and Development (1996 - present) Freelance Web Design, Web Development, Logo Design, Brochure Design, Ad Design, Video Editing, and Fine Art. Elance, Inc. Independent Contractor for Website & Logo Design Package Program (5/2005-present) Created logos and websites for over 122 clients from all over the world. Air Repair, LLC – Web/Graphic Designer (4/2011-9/2012) Created and manage http://www.airrepairllc.com and social media sites; Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Flickr, igoogle, YouTube, Pinterest, Scribd and Blogger. Created SEO for Air Repair which resulted in meeting Air Repair’s goal of being number one when “Air Compressors WV or Air Compressors, West Virginia” is searched. Created business cards, letterhead, t-shirts, and vinyl signs. Take photos and post them to the website and social media accounts. Viking Pools, LLC – Web/Graphic Designer (7/2010-4/2011) Created and managed all consumer and dealer websites and SEO for Viking Pools, Crystal Palace Pools, Composite Pools, Liberty Pools, Blue Hawaiian Pools plus many other brands. Designed a new website for Extended Living Spaces at http://www.extendedlivingspaces.com Created designs for social media. Created graphic designs for magazines, webzines and websites. Edited video from Extreme Makeover Home Edition. MT. Liberty Connections, Inc. - Marketing Director & Webmaster (3/2008-6/2010) Responsible for creating and managing all in-house marketing campaigns. Created concepts and designs for newspaper ads and promotional items. Designed and maintained the company website. Created stationary designs and vinyl signs. Alaska Computer Specialists – Graphic Designer & Webmaster (1/1996-1/1999) Created ads, logos, brochures, and websites. Managed storefront. Created video advertisements by video editing with Adobe Premiere. Taught classes on Microsoft Office to large corporations and organizations. SOFTWARE EXPERTISE Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Fireworks, Premiere, Acrobat Pro, Dreamweaver) CorelDraw, Quark Express, QuickBooks. EDUCATION International Academy of Design and Technology - BS Web Design and Development (forthcoming) Sierra Nevada College (Lake Tahoe, NV) AFA Digital Media Chugach School District - Anchorage, AK - High school Diploma w/GPA of 4.0
Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States
Susan Patterson - Freelance Content Writing & Ghostwriting
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Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
$45
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Objective Organized and detailed-oriented writing professional with extensive writing experience seeking writing opportunities. Keen eye for detail and exceptionally strong research methods compliment a desire to share information in an engaging and informative manner. Polished communication skills and a superior command of the English language, result in the ability to convey subject matter effectively in a variety of written mediums, to both general and specific audiences. Writing Experience • Blog posting • Children’s stories and poems • Curriculum development • Feasibility studies • Ghost writing • Magazine writing • Needs assessments • Professional resume writing • SEO articles • Web content • Web site development Education Master Gardener, University of West Virginia, Morgantown, WV Certified Biblical Health Coach, Biblical Health Institute Certified Metabolic Typing Advisor, HealthExcel Bachelors of Arts, Recreation and Leisure Studies, University of Waterloo, Waterloo Ontario, CA Testimonials “Susan Patterson is one of our top writers. She has a unique perspective that lends itself to fresh content, while maintaining a writing style that is enjoyable to read.” - Jessica Pyykkonen, Director of Operations, Authority Domains, Inc. " I was delighted to have Susan come on board for our web project. We needed good content and quickly and Susan was perfect for the job. Susan followed briefs perfectly and everything was delivered in a timely and friendly manner. I would not hesitate to recommend Susan Patterson for article and content writing." -- Jennifer McCloy, Spanish Wedding Planner "Susan is an excellent writer who not only is professional, but gets projects done on time. She is one of our top content writers and helps us out big time by getting projects done when we need them." - Mario Deal “Although Susan has only been a freelance writer for LoveToKnow a short time, she has shown strong communication, dedication and consistency. Her best work is on topics about gardening, as she uses her expertise to write nurturing and helpful content for the reader. In addition, she demonstrates a high level of professionalism - working independently and responding to any issues or concerns in an appropriate and mature manner.” – Debbie Vassen, Community and Site Manager, Love to Know "Susan has been a great asset to our site. She is not only knowledgeable about gardening, but is prompt, thorough and always follows the editorial guideline we have for the site. This combination of qualities means that she is not only a good writer, but also makes things easier for us from an editorial standpoint. I would personally recommend her as a gardening writer. " Heather Rhoades Owner of Gardening Know How
Springerville, Arizona, United States
Jignesh - Freelance iOS Programming & Game Programming
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4.0
2 Skills
$30
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RESUME Mr. Jignesh I. Rajodiya Apt. #29, 2070 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West, jig.rajodiya@gmail.com Montreal, QC, CANADA - H3H 1K8. (514) 929 2992 Summary: • 1.5- year experience of iOS Application Development (iPad, iPhone). • Experience in high-end software development, database administration and quality analysis. Educational Background: • Master of Engineering in Software Engineering (Pursuing), May 2014 Concordia University, Montreal, QC, CANADA. • Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology, May 2013 GPA 7.4/10 Dharmsinh Desai Institute of Technology, Gujarat, INDIA. Technical Skills: Programming :iOS App Development, Objective C, cocos2D, PhoneGap, JAVA Script, CSS3, HTML5, Jquery, C, C++, Unity. Database Systems :SQL Server, Access, XML, SQLite, MySQL. Tools & Packages :Xcode, PhoneGap, Eclipse. Internship Experience: • Completed 6 months internship/training of application development in Xcode, quality analysis (QA) and database administration (DBA) at a well-known company Azilen Technologies. Pvt. Ltd., INDIA (www.azilen.com). • Developed application is listed below: - • Catalogue Application (iPad, iOS) Work Experience: • Worked as a Software Engineer (iOS app developer) as well as requirements gathering of application at a well-known company Azilen Technologies. Pvt. Ltd., INDIA (www.azilen.com). • Worked as an iOS application developer at Lamarke Solutions, QC, CANADA. • Developed applications are listed below: - • Feedback Application (PhoneGap) • Genoom Application (iOS) • Spoonzo Application (iOS, available on App Store, Spoonzo) • Review Management Application (iOS) • Live Streaming Application (iOS) • Indoor Navigation System (iOS) • Glance Application (iOS, PhoneGap) Master’s Project Experience: • Ticket Vending Machine (TVM): (SEM I) Learned about the TVM and how it works and gathrerd requirenments, identified stakeholders, and implemented UML diagrams. UG Project Experience: • Cloud Campus (Java, ASP.Net):(SEM VII) Researched and developed a project on cloud infrastructure and deployed a video conferencing platform to integrate lectures via PC, mobile or any Internet using devices. In which VMware tools, Net Beans and Visual studio 2010(C#) has been used for development. • Windows Application for Billing System of Ice Factory (ASP.Net):(SEM VII) Managed a project of Windows Application(C#) for an Ice Factory in Nadiad for saving records and reports of client Company, generating bills, receipts and counting the cost of the sold Ice Cubes, etc. I have two of my colleagues working under my guidance. Seminars: • IPv6 Migration (Seminar Delivered): Delivered a seminar on latest talk of the networking world called as “IPv6 migration”. I have spread the knowledge in brief on the topics like “Why/What/How IPv6?" • 4G Technology (Seminar Delivered): Given a seminar on basics of 4G technology and some basics aspects of 4G upgradation. Participations: • Advanced Computer Networking (ISO 9001:2008) Learned Network Technologies like IPV6, VoIP, VoBOB and certified by BSNL (ISO 9001:2008). A training program conducted by Regional Telecom and Training Centre (RTTC), BSNL, INDIA. • CEHE Level-1 Certified as an Ethical ******* Expert Level-1 by Mr. Sunny Vaghela (CEO TechDefence) as a part of IIT-Bombay TechFest. • IAC-2007 Completed the 1st phase of International Astronauts Congress-2007, conducted by Indian Institute of Science, hosted by Gujarat Council of Science City & sponsored by ISRO. Extra-Curricular Activities: • 15 awards for public speaking. • Great performance of teamwork and leadership during academic events. • Gold Medalist in Drawing. Hobbies: Dancing, Travelling, Listening Music, Painting. Declaration: This job sounds perfect for my skills and experience. I’d really like to work with you and your team. I hope to get the opportunity to meet you and discuss how I can make a real contribution to your company. I am available at your convenience. Jignesh Rajodiya
Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Hayley Moore - Freelance Graphic Design & Website Design
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4.0
2 Skills
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I have vast experience in the graphics, advertising and print industry. I am especially good at designing logo's and Corporate Stationery. Take a look at some of my work and for more specific examples please contact me. Curriculum Vitae - Hayley Moore Personal Information Nationality: South African Age: 33 ***: Female First Names: Hayley Jean Surname: Moore I.D Number: 7808260070080 Driver’s License: Yes, code o8 Transport: yes, own car Married: yes Dependant: Two Interests: Reading, Hiking, Gardening, Painting, Writing Languages Home Language: English Other Language: Afrikaans (Speak, write, read, and understand) Tertiary Education January 1996- December 1998 Fifth Dimension College of Visual Arts 31 De Korte Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg Diploma of Visual Arts, in Graphic Design, Computer Art and Desktop Publishing Curriculum Can be supplied Education January 1992 –December 1996 Wendywood Highschool Matric University Exemption Subjects passed: Biology HG Geography HG Art HG History HG English HG Afrikaans HG Highest symbol Attained: Art(B) ,English (B) Computer Competency Mac and PC Freehand Corel Draw Macromedia Dreamweaver Adobe Photoshop Microsoft office suite Joomla Indesign Wordpress Macromedia Flash Work experience 1999 – 2000 Freelance designer in Worcester in the Western Cape April 2000 – April 2001 Wonderads, Cape-Town Position: Graphic designer/ layout artist Roles and Responsibilities: Design and layout of flyer adverts with monthly distribution in South Africa and Namibia. Liase with franchise owners to meet client briefs. Clients: Edgars, Two oceans marathon, McDonalds, Dischem, Jacks paint and hardware, KFC. April 2001 – February 2002 Idea Corporation Position: Graphic designer / layout artist Roles and responsibilities: Design and layout of below the line print material from annual reports to posters. Take brief from start to finish. Dealt mostly with non profit organizations and parliament. Clients: Parliament Annual Report, Rapcan annual report poster, Nicro annual calendar and AGM material. April 2002- August 2003 Media Link Marketing Contact: Bridget Gore Position: Creative director, Graphic designer Roles and responsibilities: Meeting with clients and taking briefs Conceptualising and implementing creative marketing strategies. Determining the look and feel of the work. Designing to client brief. Overseeing freelance designers. Following the process through from brief to completion. Clients: Loreal, Sanlam, Capital Alliance, Metropolitan Life August 2003 – September 2003 Urban Brew Studios Randburg Productions manager / Co-ordinator for Nelson Mandela Children’s fund function. Contact: Lulama Chakela / Sakkie Ferreira Roles and responsibilities: Co-ordinate the event with the client and various other agencies covering all aspects including: Draw up budget and line items for the event- keep project within budget Food, security, emergency services, event insurance, PR function Camera’s and crew, filming and production schedule Camera and crew accommodation and transport Staff accommodation and transport VIP’S attendance and accommodation Children attendees and their minders, transport and accommodation Mr Mandela and his entourage, accommodation and security protocols Entertainment, gifts and giveaways, staging and seating Event flow and programme Artwork, printing, signage and displays Determine and procure site for the event Liase with agencies to provide entertainment for the children Liase with the client on all aspects of the event Secure and arrange all aspects of the event Meet with the relevant authorities in Bloemfontein. Arrange ferrying from Bloemfontein to Maselpoort each day for guests for event duration. October 2003- February 2004 Urban Brew Studios, Randburg Producer/ Production Manager – Sabc Sports promos Hans Visser, Deon Viljoen, Sakkie Ferreira Roles and responsibilities – To produce 160 promo’s / six months (whichever came first) Oversee the whole creative process from conception to finished product Ensure weekly quotas met and deadlines met Order and supply tape stock to client, agency and editors Encode tapes and keep codes on record Deliver and book tapes into Sabc Complete SAMA sheets for music usage Book and attend audio, art department and edit sessions Oversee art department grading and graphic edits Take briefs from client and agency to production team Supply client with regular updates and productions schedules Complete offline edits and source material Oversee scripting, artwork and shoot deadlines Book shoots, vehicles, crew and equipment when required Secure props, costumes, venues when required Secure interviews and oversee filming with relevant role players (Nconde Balfour – minister of sport and SABC CEO) Setup voice artists and voice records Manage petty cash, cash orders Process payments for voice artists and suppliers Campaigns covered: Africa cup of nations “Heroes rap series” – a part of Sabc 1 “In yo house”, West Indies cricket tour “3 loves cricket”, Rugby World cup 2003 “ The rose” Extra work done: sourcing and booking of locations in CapeTown for “RUN – the adventure” a children’s programme. March 2004 – present Haylo Productions cc now trading as conscious-creations Position: Owner/ Managing Director I have run a small agency which covers all below the line design functions right through to above the line. I oversee everything from concept to finished product. Providing the following services: Marketing and creative promotion strategies Full design service: Design and production of print media, promotional items, brochures Web design and maintenance Promotional gifts and giveaways PR and copy functions Corporate Identities and signage Supply models, actors, voice over artists where required Provide actors for interactive promotions Manage multimedia campaigns from concept to finish Including budgets and timelines, bookings, media mix and production Event management Clients have included: GWM SA, Bosch, Roland DG, Broll, Ericssons, JandJ group, MIIB, One Call solutions, Flagstick advertising, Investing for tomorrow, Tony Davey and Associates, Mosaic properties, Midrand Chamber of commerce, Pan African parliament, Automate, Mtoma Music, Panda Supermarket, MIIB IT company Memorable campaigns and events: Boulders Christmas Jubilee 2004- Family activity weekend and street parade for Boulders shopping centre in Midrand included everything from fashion shows to live artist performances, and on site zoo. Pebble pals kids club – Loyalty club and programme of activities for children at the Boulders Shopping Centre Roland Wrap to the Max 2006 and 2007- Sponsorship liason and co-ordination, running and co-ordination of nationwide creative competition for Roland DG South Africa. PR, full media campaign and awards evening hosted by Alex Jay. Roland Wax to the Max competition- Sponsorship liason and co-ordination and full competition co-ordination for the jewellery competition. Press releases and full media campaign. Liasing with co-sponsors and their media agencies for Harmony Gold, Foschini and American Swiss stores, Jewellery Council South Africa. Achievements to date: Nominated as Business of the Year 2004 contender in the small business category of the Midrand Chamber of Commerce awards Elected as the Marketing Executive on the board of the Midrand Tourism Association 2005 Monthly column winner – May 2008 – published in the Citizen Courses and certificates: “Write to shoot” – film course hosted by Bonnie Rodini and Daniel Harris 2006 Television presenting - Media Concepts hosted by Tracy Going 2003 Client/ Other references: Can be supplied on request
South Africa
Virginia Oconnor - Freelance Blog Writing & Poem Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
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This is me… I am a mother… I drink… Probably more than I should… I eat… Once again probably more than I should… I like to sleep late… I don’t like working… If i dont like the work I am doing... I clean… But only when it gets too messy… I don’t like red hair… I like the color red though… I over think everything… Seriously I do… I read mushy love books… And cry… I don’t got a lot of money… At all… I do got a car… I can be an impulse buyer… Even though I shouldn’t be… I would give you my last dollar if you needed it… I will steal your tshirt though… Even if its your favorite… I really love blogging… I like beards even better… Im a sucker for corny ****… Give me flowers… You will have my heart… Whether you want it or not… I wish I was more vindictive… I hate jealousy… It sucks… I like the golden rule… I sing in my head in the shower… Cause I don’t want anyone to hear me… I bit my nails when they get to long… I went to cosmetology school… I like starwars… And the wii… I have a lot of purses… And there are always at least two in my car… I like listening to itunes on my computer… I hate being home alone… I get scared a lot… I don’t really like the color green… I have a hair ******… I love shoes… But I always wear flip flops… I don’t wear much make up… At all… I love betsey Johnson… Used to hate mustangs… But they arent so bad after all… I have six tattoos… My hair is curly… My parents are dead… And I miss them… a lot… I need to grow up… But I don’t really want to… I don’t like awkward silences… Once again… I take things to seriously… There is probably a lot more… But I cant think anymore… So I guess that’s pretty much me…
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Fabio Minati - Freelance Commercial Photography & Nature Photography
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3.5
2 Skills
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OJECTIVE Seeking a position as an entry level/junior photographer position where I can use my creative skills and experience. SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS • Three years of experience in Artistic Portrait and Commercial Photography • Skilled in digital and studio photography (flash photography equipment) • Customer Service oriented with strong organizational and communication skills • Proficient in sales & marketing, contract negotiation, administration and client needs assessment • School Photography (portraits) • Photo shoots for business, fashion, weddings and portraits • Video memories of Special Events (weddings and birthdays parties) • Experienced in film cameras (35 and 60 mm) and artistic photography to improve the final product quality • Fluent both in English and Portuguese EDUCATION Certificate of Achievement, Edge Imaging School Photography, August 2011 Digital Photography Program, George Brown College, Certificate, 2010 • Relevant Courses Completed: Digital Photography I, Digital Photography II (Darkroom – Photoshop), Digital Photography III, Digital Photography IV, Digital Photography V, Photography of People, Fashion Photography, Power of Light and Vision and Technics Art film photography (Gained skills to improve photographs and how to develop the film/negatives)– Kodiak Gallery (Distillary District) – Gregory Tallas (Kodiak Gallery – Distillery District-Toronto,ON), 2010 RELEVANT SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Photography &Technical Skills • Experience with RAW and Jpeg files in the câmera • Setup Studio equipment • Theme arrangement, studio coordination and settings • Photo print organization and digital photo as well in the computer/CDs/ External HD Digital Computer Skills • Photo Edition with Photoshop CS4 • Transfer photographs to computer (Macintosh system) to adjust and editing the images with Photoshop, IPhoto, Lightroom and Photomatix • Photo Backup Customer Service & Sales Skills • Handled all financial transactions at service counter • Responsible for the balancing and depositing of daily lodgements • Managed inventory control with responsibility for the sourcing and scheduling of deliveries • Experienced problem solver, ability to resolve disputes to customer satisfaction • Answered customers' questions, and provided information on procedures. WORK HISTORY • Freelancer Photographer, Edge Imaging School Photography, GTA, August-October, 2011 • Freelancer Photographer, Toronto 2009 – Present • Voluntary Photographer, Toronto Epilepsy, Toronto, November-December 2010 • Newspaper Photographer/ Columnist, Toronto, May-November 2009 • Second Photographer , Adilson Machado Fotografia, São José dos Campos, Brazil, November 2005 – January 2008 • Photographer Assistant, Adilson Machado Fotografia, São José dos Campos, Brazil, June 2004 - November 2005 Portfolio and references available upon request
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada
Terry King - Freelance Word Processing & Data Entry
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4.0
2 Skills
$15
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Terry J. King 5312 59th Avenue ? Riverdale, MD 20737 ? Home: (301) 277-7620 ? Email: terry_j_king@comcast.net Word Processor Operator KEY SKILLS Office Skills: 32+ Yrs. Experience ? Customer Service ? Filing Database & Records Management ? Reports & Spreadsheets ? Typing Speed (65-70 WPM) Computer Skills: ? Word (Office Specialist Certified) ? Excel (Office Specialist Certified) ? PowerPoint (Office Specialist Certified) ? Visio ? Outlook ? Windows Vista/XP PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Hogan Lovells, L.L.P., Washington, D.C. ? Production Word Processor Operator December 1998 to Present • Creates and edits legal and non-legal documents for the numerous attorneys, legal assistants, support staff and clients via rough drafts, attachments from emails, faxes and other means of entry into Word Processing center. • Manages wide range of documents from legal briefs, letters, depositions, memoranda, tables, mailing labels, stock certificates using Microsoft Word, slide presentations and charts (bar and pie charts using Microsoft Powerpoint and Microsoft Excel); creates PDF documents (black and white and color) using flatbed scanners and Adobe Acrobat 7.0 software and converts Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents into PDF files and converts PDF files into Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Excel Documents. • Scans, edits and inserts graphic images into the above mentioned documents using Corel Photo House and Adobe Photoshop. • Edits and installs photographs of staff (support staff, legal assistants and attorneys) onto Hogan’s Intranet using Adobe Photoshop. • Uses flat-bed and sheet-feed scanners for OCR (text), graphics, and PDF document creation. • Archives various computer files onto CD-ROM disks using CD burners and CD burning software such as Nero. • Assists legal staff in troubleshooting document problems. Performed other general office duties as assigned. The software used in this position: Operating system used: Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Word 2003, Microsoft Excel 2003, Microsoft Outlook 2003, Microsoft PowerPoint 2003, Textbridge 9.0, Omni Page Pro 11.0, WordPerfect 9.0, Corel Photo House, Adobe Acrobat 6.0, Adobe Photoshop and Visio 5.0. Friends and Company., Washington, D.C. ? Temporary Office Worker January 1997 to December 1998 • Handled wide range of duties from word processing, data entry, and photocopying, filing, etc. depending on the client's needs. I used the following software: WordPerfect 5.0 & 5.1, 6.0 for DOS, 6.0, 6.1, 7.0 and 8.0 for Windows. Lotus 1 2 3, dBase. Microsoft Word 97, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Access experience. Manna, Inc., Washington, D.C. ? Word Processor Operator November 1994 to December 1996 • Created and edited documents for the office staff at Manna, a non profit organization that builds low to moderate income housing in D.C., using a 586 Pentium computer. • Produced documents (over 800 documents) ranging from simple letters and memoranda to forms, certificates, business cards, organizational charts, post cards, brochures, charts, financial reports, invitations, signs and flyers. • Software used in the creation of the aforementioned documents was: WordPerfect 6.1 for Windows, WordPerfect 6.0 for DOS, Microsoft Excel, FoxPro, dBase, Harvard Graphics, Paintbrush, various clip art software and Neo paint. • Assisted colleagues in resolving any computer related problem. I also performed data entry duties using ADP/Payroll software (entering employee payroll data and sending that data to ADP via modem). I also had exposure to Windows 95. I performed other office duties as assigned. Friends and Company, Washington, D.C. ? Office Specialists, Washington, D.C. Temporary Office Worker January 1991 to November 1994 • Performed a variety of word processing, data entry, and photocopying, filing and other general office duties depending on the client's needs. Obtained WordPerfect 5.0 & 5.1, 6.0 for DOS, 6.0, and 6.1 for Windows. Lotus 1 2 3, dBase experience. American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, (AFSCME), Washington, D.C. Word Processor Operator October 1988 to October 1990 • Typed letters, reports, memoranda and statistical data from rough draft. Proofread and edited typed material to ensure correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation. I also performed data entry/keying duties, entering data concerning AFSCME membership. Obtained ETC Word Processor experience and Keymaster Data Entry experience. U.S. Soldiers' & Airmen's Home, Washington, D.C. ? Clerk Typist May 1987 to October 1988 • Typed letters, reports, memoranda and statistical data from rough draft. Sorted and distributed incoming mail to appropriate personnel. I performed data entry and other office duties as needed for the Logistics Department of Soldiers' Home. Obtained WANG VS Word Processor Experience. Defense Communications Agency, Arlington VA ? Clerk December 1986 to May 1987 • Typed letters, reports, interoffice memoranda, and other documents relating to Contract Division functions. Distributed incoming mail to appropriate personnel. WANG VS Word Processor experience Veterans Administration, Washington, D.C. ? Clerk December 1985 to May 1986 • Typed letters for response to Veterans' inquiries, reports, and other Veterans Administration documents from rough drafts. Sorted and distributed incoming mail to appropriate personnel. Obtained IBM 5520 Word Processor experience. U.S. Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. ? Library Aide April 1982 to September 1985 • Typed and installed bookplates and labels on books, maps, records, etc. for cataloging, identification, and shelving purposes. Performed other general office duties as assigned. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, D.C. ? Data Entry Clerk June 1979 to January 1982 • Mined data from source documents such as payroll vouchers and entered the data into the computer system via a computer terminal (CRT). I also used computer terminals to verify data entry work performed by fellow co workers to assure accuracy. CERTIFICATIONS: Microsoft Office Specialist Expert – Microsoft Office Word 2003 – 9/29/05 Microsoft Office Specialist Expert – Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003 – 1/30/2008 Microsoft Office Specialist Expert – Microsoft Office Excel 2003 – 1/30/2008 SKILL SETS: • 32+ years of General Office Experience. • 25+ years of Word Processing experience. • Word Processing systems used: IBM 5520, Lexitron, WANG VS, WordPerfect 5.0, 5.1, 6.0 for DOS. Experience in WordPerfect 6.0, 6.1, 7, and 8.0, and Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint 97, 2000, 2003 for Windows and Windows XP, Windows Vista. • Very knowledgeable in the use of Columns, Tables, Graphics, Mail Merging and other advanced functions in Microsoft Word 2003. • I have the ability to adapt to most computer software. I consider myself computer literate. Lotus 1 2 3, DBase. Textbridge 9.0 OCR software, Omni Page Pro 11.0 OCR software, Adobe Acrobat 6.0, Corel Photo House and Adobe Photoshop experience. Hardware used: HP Laserjet III, 4si, 5si; Tektronix Phaser 840 and Phaser 780 color printers. Epson Perfection 1640SU color scanner and Xerox Docutech 65 printer. I possess, at my home, an IBM computer with 120 Gigabyte hard drive, 2 Gigabyte of memory, flatbed scanner, and Microsoft Windows Vista Professional with the following software: Microsoft Windows XP with Microsoft Word 2003, Microsoft Excel 2003, Microsoft Outlook 2003, Microsoft PowerPoint 2003, Microsoft Access 2003, Microsoft Publisher 2003, Microsoft Word 2007, Microsoft Excel 2007, Microsoft Outlook 2007, Microsoft PowerPoint 2007, Microsoft Access 2007, Microsoft Publisher 2007 , Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Excel 2010, Microsoft Outlook 2010, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Microsoft Access 2010, Microsoft Publisher 2010. With this computer, I have an OKI C3200N color printer, and Comcast High-Speed Internet Service, and over 200,000 clip art images and photos. I also have Cyberlink CD burning software on my computer. I also have a laptop (Lenovo T60) with much of the same software. I have experience with various electric or electronic typewriters, copiers, fax machines, and other common office equipment. My typing speed varies between 60-75 words per minute. REFERENCES: References are available upon request.
Riverdale, Maryland, United States
Julio Abina - Freelance Spanish Translation & Technical Writing
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
Native Spanish and English, a true bilingual translator and Interpreter. Can read and write professional and technical documents IN SPANISH. Able to discern diferences en multicultural spanish speaking and writing styles. Able to redact complex electronic and telecom manuals and documents, in both spanish and english. Have broad field experience as a field technician and as a corporate operations manager. Experienced in claims processing and customer service scripts, company practices, policy and course development and translations.
Beaumont, Texas, United States