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Robin Kellogg - Freelance Writing & Editing
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Gardena, California, United States

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Ginny Egan - Freelance Package Design & Illustration
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Professional Summary Proficient in all visual communication, including Illustration, Graphic Design & Art Direction. Diligent and hard working. Great at working independently and collaboratively. Excellent at engaging and directing others in order to achieve a happy and productive working environment. Able to meet deadlines on time and within budget. Computer skills Adobe, Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign Quark Express Experience Concept artist and Package Designer, 2007 - 2010 Harry and David Corporation, Medford, Oregon Duties: Illustrate and/or create digital art and patterns for seasonal packaging for Harry and David and Wolferman’s catalogs. Design Packaging for Harry and David stores. Senior Art Director, 1994 - 2007 Jackson & Perkins, Medford, Oregon Duties: Lead Designer and Art Director on award winning Rose and Holiday Catalogs. Coordinated photo shoots involving outside locations and hiring models. Work effectively and creatively with a team of 7 at one time including 4 photographers and 3 stylists. Happy to jump in and style or paint sets in order to get the job done. Graphic Designer, 1990 -1993 Freelance, Victorville, California, Duties: Meet with clients. Quote jobs. Design brochures, newsletters, newspaper advertising and collateral from concept to print. Clients included a local Mall and Hospital. Graphic Designer, 1990 Business to Business Communication, Sidney, NSW Australia, Duties: Design logos, brochures and advertisements. Awards Catalog Age, Gold, Jackson & Perkins Roses Catalog, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002. Multi Channel Merchant, Gold, Jackson & Perkins, Roses and Holiday Catalogs, 2003, 2005, 2006. Education BFA Graphics/Packaging Art Center School of Design, Pasadena California BFA Illustration University of Southern California, Long Beach
Medford, Oregon, United States
Michael Postema - Freelance Advertising Videography & Commercial Videography
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I write, direct, shoot, and edit television commercials. I have a long list of satisfied clients and know how to produce on demand. I consider myself a storyteller and I know how to maximize the impact a video has by the way I edit it together. I also worked in live television for three years. So all my media experience comes from the real world with real paying jobs.
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Caroline Malibo - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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I am an Integrated Brand Specialist who has worked in the marketing communication field in various capacities over the last decade. I am currently a lecturer and specialize in advertising, integrated brand communication, strategy and strategic communication. I have consulted for private small and medium corporations, NGO's and governmental agencies.
Vereeniging, Gauteng, South Africa
Mark Stock - Freelance Cartooning & Comic Art
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Artist, illustrator, creator, writer and consultant. I have worked primarily as a 'character artist' in consumer products for companies that include Warner Bros., The Walt Disney Company, Cartoon Network and Panini Comics. Now devoting more time to creating original characters and mythologies but still accepting illustration commissions. I have also lectured in animation and life-drawing and been employed as a motivational speaker.
Basingstoke, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Nautilia Clerc - Freelance Children's Book Illustration & Art
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Contact me at ntaclc@gmail.com. I am a artist with professional skills and strong aesthetic taste. I have experience in illustration, portraits, medical illustration and landscape drawing. I paint in oil as well and am enthusiastic about almost every form of art. I am speaking French as a mother tongue and have studied Spanish and Latin. I have achieved two years of ballet. I enjoy reading fairy tales, historic and mythological stories as well as Classics, and find them an excellent and magical source of inspiration for Art. I approached calligraphy and followed art classes while still young. My aim is to transmit my love of light and color through my innovative style.
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
David Mayor - Freelance 3D Animation & Animation
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I am primarily a 3D Character Developer. I currently live in Manchester and have been employed in various freelance jobs surrounding Manchester including modelling characters and stage props and also advertising work using 2d and 3d elements for illustration/concept design advertisements. I use Maya, Illustrator and After effects combined to send preliminary work through to finished high quality renders speedily using a Dropbox account to the employer.
Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Shannon - Freelance Resume Writing & Writing
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RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE Canyon Independent School District – Coordinator of Human Resources July 2005 – December 2007 Canyon, TX • Involved in all facets of the staffing process including, but not limited to, job postings, application review, credential review, preliminary interviews, reference checks, background checks, applicant declinations and employment offers. • Acted as project manager during the implementation of the Winocular online applicant tracking system. • Redesigned the HR department web pages to better promote employment opportunities. • Streamlined job requisition and posting process for the district; posted all district vacancies. • Served as primary contact for candidates inquiring about application process. • Reviewed applications and determined path in tracking system. • Checked references via phone, mail, e-mail and fax. • Verified employee and applicant credentials; verified certification and No Child Left Behind highly qualified status. • Completed annual No Child Left Behind Highly Qualified Teacher Report for the 2006-2007 school year. • Participated in seven panel interviews for administrator positions. • Conducted over 200 preliminary interviews with professional applicants in two and a half years. • Attended university career fairs as a representative for the district and conducted campus interviews with eligible candidates. • Reviewed and revised job descriptions for central office employees. • Conducted substitute teacher conferences to address performance issues and released substitutes from duty as warranted. • Worked with principals and administrators on a routine basis to fill positions and answer HR related questions. • Updated internal leave procedures to comply with the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and assisted HR Records Administrator in processing leave cases. • Oversaw and evaluated the work of two clerks. • Maintained and organized HR records per federal law and state requirements. • Conducted annual salary and contract audits with HR team and Finance team. • Worked with technology team to prepare a variety of reports for the HR department. • Made decisions in the absence of Executive Director of Human Resources. • Trained staff on No Child Left Behind, staffing procedures, FMLA and other HR department processes. John J. McMullen Associates – Human Resources Benefits Coordinator December 2003 - October 2004 Alexandria, VA • Administered benefits for employees, answered benefit questions and coordinated open enrollment for 600 employees. • Conducted benefits orientation and new hire orientation. • Processed and tracked COBRA participants and flexible spending account participants. • Facilitated employee wellness challenge and service award program. • Updated employee management system in ADP and worked with accounting to ensure payroll data matched HR records. • Obtained updated training on HIPAA, FMLA, and FLSA and applied it to practices in HR department. • Performed basic administrative duties, maintained employee files, documented employee status changes, etc. U.S. House of Representatives, Office of Human Resources – Human Resources Intern, Human Resources Program Coordinator (temporary assignment); May 2003 – August 2003; September 2003 – November 2003 Washington, DC • Worked with leadership team to research, develop and implement various strategic initiatives (e.g. recruiting strategies, recognition and rewards, performance evaluation, etc.). • Assisted three senior HR leaders by preparing reports, conducting research and entering data. MediaMap, Inc. – Human Resources Generalist July 2001 - May 2002 Watertown, MA • Served as HR liaison for employees, candidates and benefit providers. • Administered and processed benefits and assisted with the open enrollment process. • Facilitated orientation programs for new employees. • Handled recruiting function for temporary and entry-level positions; hired 90 temporary employees in three months. • Provided HR services to employees affected by company downsizing and an acquisition. • Experienced in tracking cobra, completing unemployment insurance claims, and signing 401(k) rollovers forms. • Created detailed instruction manuals on human resources and benefit procedures. • Used ADP HRIS system on a daily basis to input data, obtain data, run reports and generate payroll for 150 employees. • Conducted exit interviews. • Formalized FMLA process and created letter templates for various situations. • Audited personnel files to ensure compliance in record keeping and retention. • Assisted Vice President of HR with training sessions and additional projects. ValueOptions, Inc. – Human Resources Specialist January 2001 - June 2001 Falls Church, VA • Served as HR liaison by welcoming visitors to HR department and providing information or forms and answering questions. • Supported the vice president of HR, two HR managers, recruiting team and compensation team. • Coordinated employee activities, services and charity programs. • Organized and facilitated new employee orientation process. • Used AS400 and Infinium systems to run reports, enter data, and gather information. • Aided in processing short and long-term disability claims, workman’s compensation claims, and FMLA paperwork. • Created a human resources procedures manual. • Processed employee benefits paperwork and answered basic questions. • Documented employee status changes and communicated changes to appropriate departments. • Assisted with reviewing resumes, conducting phone screens and participating in interviews for my replacement. • Conducted employment verifications, maintained files, and processed tuition reimbursements. Olympia Entertainment – Human Resources Intern May 2000 - August 2000 Detroit, MI • Assisted in organizing and recruiting for multiple job fairs. • Attended a variety of human resources training seminars including: resume scanning, recruitment and interviewing, ****** harassment, employee disciplinary action, human resource forms and the law, and conflict resolution. • Created and audited personnel filing system for Olympia Entertainment and Comerica Park. • Observed and critiqued interviews with Olympia’s recruiter and participated in mock interviews. • Designed a manual for future interns with detailed descriptions of human resources intern responsibilities at Comerica Park. EDUCATION Loyola University Chicago June 2002 – August 2003 Chicago, IL • M.S. in Human Resources Management; G.P.A. 4.0 • Merit award recipient of tuition scholarship and graduate assistantship • Human Resource Student Association President University of Michigan September 1997 – December 2000 Ann Arbor, MI • B.A. in Organizational Studies, G.P.A. 3.45/Major 3.65 • Class Honors for Winter and Fall 2000 • University Study Abroad Summer 1999, Florence, Italy ACTIVITIES, AFFILIATIONS & SKILLS • Varma, A., Grodzicki, J., Pichler, S., & Kupferer, S. (in press). Expatriate categorization and evaluation: An empirical Investigation in Poland and India. European Journal of International Management. • Volunteered at the University of Tennessee Career Center conducting mock interviews during Fall 2008 semester. • Attended professional development workshops related to teacher certification, No Child Left Behind, employment laws, staffing, job descriptions, workers’ compensation, etc. • Texas Association of School Personnel Administrators member from 2005 – 2007. • Canyon Independent School District substitute teacher from November 2004 through May 2005. • Book review publication in Human Resources Management Journal in 2002-2003. • Society for Human Resource Management member from 2000 – 2011. • Computer program knowledge: MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, Lotus Notes, ADP HRIS, and Winocular Prelude. • Typing speed at 55+ words per minute.
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Jasmin Dominguez - Freelance Biography Writing & Blog Writing
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I'm 18 and I got to Citrus Community College. I blog everyday on my computer and talk about life, let people ask me for advice, and/or let people ask for help on situations. Making people smile and laugh is my priority.
Rowland Heights, California, United States
Glenn Kahl - Freelance Journalistic Photography & Commercial Photography
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3.0
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$250
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Established commercial and portrait photographer with studio over 35 years now closed. Photo journalist for six day daily currently. Have worked for five papers and one county news service. Also have history as a public relations photographer for 22 airlines at Los Angeles International Airport photographing VIPs and Hollywood stars. Use Photoshop in editing my work. Also news reporter, feature writer, aerial photographer, former editor, longtime Rotary Club member and past president.
Manteca, California, United States