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Christina Sarich - Freelance Writing & Brochure Design
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Christina L. Sarich 177 Henry Chandler Road Rockwall, TX 75032 DivaChristina@gmail.com 214.616.8796 Objective: a challenging, rewarding, and well-compensated writing position. Computer Experience: Mac, Windows 95, 97, 00, XP, Excel, Lotus 123, Word vs. 4.0 – current, Power Point, Harvard Graphics, Print Shop Deluxe, Microsoft Publisher, Quickbooks Accounting Software, TRAX Accounting...
Plano, Texas, United States
Schalana - Freelance Writing & Quality Assurance
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Hello, my name is Natasha. I am self motivated, hardworking and trustworthy. I always shatter the learning curve and thrive on responsibility. Three words to describe myself would be focused, determined, and goal oriented. For all these reasons, plus a diverse background, I am a great candidate for a wide variety of projects. Resume available upon request. Do not hesitate to ask for...
Plano, Texas, United States
Lauren Monsalve - Freelance Children's Book Writing & Writing
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I am one semester away from getting my bachelors degree in Literary Studies. I am also getting an education certification so I specialize in children's literature. I worked a semester as a sports writer for a local newspaper. I tutor high school kids in english and edit papers.
Plano, Texas, United States

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Mark Scott - Freelance Article Writing & Content Writing
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Mark W. Scott 1409 Arborview Blvd. Ann Arbor, MI 48103 phone: 248.910.3403 e-mail: mscott@convergencepubgroup.com BUSINESS ACCOMPLISHMENTS As President, Convergence Publishing Group, LLC ? Founded editorial and publishing services company in 2003 that has worked with numerous companies and nonprofit organizations, specializing in writing, editing, project management, quality assurance, and other content development activities. ? Notable projects include: ? Research, writing, and editing of affordable housing brochure for Illinois Housing Development Authority, Chicago, IL. ? Writing and editing of conference materials and special reports for FannieMae Foundation, Washington, DC. ? Writing and editing of conference presentation materials for Council on Foundations, Alexandria, VA. ? Development of dozens of literature-themed study guides for ProQuest Information and Learning, Ann Arbor, MI. ? Management of content creation and production activities for more than 80 reference titles and related proprietary online subscription products for Gale Group, Farmington Hills, MI. ? Writing, editing, proofreading, indexing, and SGML coding of more than 100 current events titles for Greenhaven Publishing, Farmington Hills, MI. ? Writing numerous biographical essays on leading entrepreneurs and business leaders for The Schlager Group, Dallas, TX. As Publisher, Gale Group, Inc. ? Led teams in creation of content that fed multiple print and online products in Gale’s Literature and Business portfolios, generating more than $70 million annually in sales. ? Key senior member of cross-functional team that developed and released Gale’s proprietary ebook program in 2003. ? Leadership role in the ongoing development—including content selection and functional design—of two of Gale’s most successful proprietary online products: Business Resource Center and Literature Resource Center. 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WORK EXPERIENCE 11/03 – Present Convergence Publishing Group, LLC, Ann Arbor, MI Founded editorial services company to provide publications support for publishing and non-publishing businesses. Projects include web-based content development and quality assurance, editorial and preproduction activities for print and web-based products, project management, and internal communications. Clients include ProQuest Literature and Learning, Gale Group, Greenhaven Publishing, FannieMae Foundation, Illinois Housing Development Authority, Council on Foundations, and others. 12/99 - 11/03 Gale Group, Inc., Farmington Hills, MI Publisher, Literature and Business Products Directed publishing programs of two of the largest business units in the company, generating annual sales of nearly $70 million. Oversaw the annual publication of more than 60 print/electronic products, consisting of approximately 240 serial and iterative directory volumes. Administered annual budgets totaling $4 million and directly supervised 9 senior editorial staff. Routinely conducted market research to guide marketing programs, new product conceptualization, and product life-cycle management. 9/97 - 11/99 Aspen Publishers, Inc., Gaithersburg, MD Director of Editorial Services Managed editorial activities of four departments, 20 employees, and more than 70 freelance copyeditors, proofreaders, and indexers. In 1999, division produced nearly 400 print and electronic publications, including journals, books, loose-leaf products, and electronic media. Also responsible for company’s permissions and copyright management, including licensing of Aspen content to third-party information providers. Responsible for the timely development and production of products with annual revenues of $30 million. Oversee annual operating budgets totaling more than $2.2 million. 4/96 - 7/97 Capitol Publications, Inc., Alexandria, VA Director of Information Products Managed product development for two profit centers consisting of more than 30 active print titles, electronic databases, software applications, and custom research services. Responsible for new product development and cultivation of new business opportunities, including joint ventures, data acquisition, and data licensing to publishers and third-party providers. Managed all Internet publishing activities and website of the Nonprofit Product Group. Administered annual budget of more than $1 million and supervised team of four editors and numerous contractors. 9/91 - 4/96 The Taft Group, a Division of The Gale Group, Rockville, MD Executive Editor Managed offsite division of parent company, including product development; supervision of 16-member team of editors, researchers, and production/design staff; new product research and production; business development; and alignment of marketing, sales, and editorial functions. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ? Denver Publishing Institute ? Management for the Newly Appointed Manager (University of Michigan Executive Program) ? Fast-Cycle Product Development (Thomson Publishing, Inc.) ? Organizational Leadership (Thomson Publishing, Inc.) ? Wolters Kluwer Executive Development Program (Wolters Kluwer, Inc.) ? Fundamentals of Multimedia Development (George Washington University) EDUCATION Central Michigan University, MA English Literature Western Michigan University, BA English and Journalism
Livonia, Michigan, United States
Rebecca Salamone - Freelance Social Marketing & Virtual Assistance
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4.0
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$50
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PROFILE: Marketing professional experienced in traditional and new media marketing and social media management. Working knowledge of various software and online systems. Praised for excellent customer service, organizational skills, and ability to work in a positive way with a variety of personalities, business owners, and event organizers. EXPERIENCE: Business Owner The Girls of Alabama LLC/Alabama Horse Talk/Southern Horse Talk: Chelsea, Alabama 2012-present Secretary (Non-Voting Board Member) Alabama Horse Council: Chelsea, Alabama 2011 Membership Services Director North Shelby Chamber of Commerce: Pelham, Alabama 1998-1999 Executive Director Vestavia Hills Business Association (VHBA): Vestavia Hills, Alabama 1997-1998 Marketing Executive - Publisher Promotion & Fulfillment/Sample Issue Program Coordinator - Corporate Communications EBSCO Industries, Inc.: Birmingham, Alabama 1995-1997 Financial Services Coordinator Alabama Motorists Association (AAA-Alabama): Birmingham, Alabama 1994-1995 Doctor’s Assistant Birmingham Podiatry: Birmingham, Alabama 1992-1993 Director of Marketing International Student Exchange Flights, Inc.: Phoenix, Arizona 1990-1991 EDUCATION: Master of International Management (MIM/MBA) American Graduate School of International Management: Glendale, Arizona 1989 Subject Emphasis: Marketing and French Culture Emphasis: Western Europe Bachelor of Science Spring Hill College: Mobile, Alabama 1988 Major: International Business (1st graduate of program) Minor: Philosophy SPECIAL SKILLS: Writing: Copywriting, Editing, Proofreading Foreign Languages: French (Certificat Pratique de Francais Commercial et Economique de la Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris), Spanish (survival) Computer: WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, ClarisWorks, ACT!, AppleWorks, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, FaceBook, Twitter, Linked In, Google+, Pinterest HONORS AND ACTIVITIES: Phi Eta Sigma, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Golden Key, Alpha Epsilon Delta, President’s Scholar, Spring Hill Presidential Scholarship, Dean’s List, Outstanding Student Member and Founder-Society for Advancement of Management SHC, Co-Founder and contributing writer-SHC Journal of Global Affairs, Entrepreneurship club, International Business Women club (speaker’s committee chair), Alliance Francaise, Congressional intern-U.S. Senate, Export Marketing intern-Oppenheimer Intercontinental Corporation, Equestrian Drill Team-Horseplay (2011) -Worlds Qualifier, Founder-Shelby County Horse Network, Alabama Horse Council Board of Directors Member - Education Committee Chair
Chelsea, Alabama, United States
Mitzie Andrade - Freelance Payroll Management & Invoicing
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$20
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MITZIE R. SIMPSON-ANDRADE 7 Massow Lane, Windsor, CT 06095 Cell: (860) 539-0136 simpsonandrade@gmail.com EXPERIENCE SUMMARY AND SPECIALIZED SKILLS Highly qualified, professional seeking a position in human resources, administrative services, accounting and payroll, contract management, project management, materials management, procurement, customer service or customer service supervisor Extensive experience in General accounting, internal controls and compliance, SOX, payroll, tax filings, invoicing, auditing, inventory, Imprest system, salaries, managing budgets and proposals, variance analysis; cost accounting, A/P, A/R, bank reconciliation, general ledger, journal entries, month end and periodic closings, account reclassification and redistribution, sales, customer service, student loans, lockbox, public relations, communication, procurement, purchasing, logistics, scheduling, pricing, human resources, account management, contracts management, spare parts management, government contracts, loan servicing, project management, collections, invoicing, billing, logistics, MRP, scheduling, order processing, supervising and life insurance. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2012 – Pres QUALITY CARE COMPANIONS, LLC, Windsor, CT 006095 Co-Owner/HR-Business Manager (part time) • Interviews, hires, terminates, trains, compliance, employee record setup, W4, CT-W4, I-9 verification, background checks, employee reporting • Processes time sheets and payroll, federal and state withholdings • Processes state tax filings and unemployment compensation (CT-W2,CT-W3,CT-941/944, CT-UC-2/UC-5) • Processes federal tax filings and unemployment compensation (W2, W3, 941/944,UC-2/UC-5) • Federal and state tax remittance • Account and bank reconciliation • Executes service contracts and case management • Processes invoices (billing), payments (A/R) and A/P • Oversees the entire business operation • Point of contact for all business transactions – Clients, etc • Customer Service, contract proposals 2008 - Pres WILLIAM RAVEIS/COCCOMO ASSOCIATES, Windsor, CT Realtor (presently doing while searching for a regular job). • Rents, procures and lists properties for clients • Prepares comparative market analysis for properties and advises clients • Price and contract negotiation • Contracts management & proposals • Works with mortgage officers to ensure that deadlines are followed 2008 - 2008 SPERIAN INSTRUMENT, Middletown, CT (facility closed) Staff Accountant (Assistant to Controller) Payroll, bank reconciliation, check runs, wire transfer, direct deposit A/P duties, vendor relations, sales and use tax, tax returns, periodic closings, general Ledger and journal entries, human resource duties. • Processed payroll in a timely and efficient manner • Prepared payroll journal entries and responded to payroll questions • Processed check runs in a timely and efficient manner • Maintained and processed time, attendance, time offs and absences • Processed payroll deductions and W4s • Monitored company policies and federal, state and local laws. • Performed periodic closings within the deadline times MITZIE R. SIMPSON-ANDRADE (2) 1996 – 2007 UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION UTC POWER CORPORATION, South Windsor, CT (facility closed) Accountant 2006-2007 Disbursements, (A/P) and re-classification, internal controls (SOX), employee Scholar Program, credit card (P- Card) activities, vendor relations, authority matrix for signatories, sales and use tax analysis, FAS 109 and 1099, journal entries, general ledger, periodic closing, account reconciliation, accruals, A/R, payment authorization, wire transfers, desktop procedures, training, audit prep • Performed closings in a timely and efficient manner • Created desktop procedures PRATT & WHITNEY AIRCRAFT INC., E. Hartford, CT Military Spares Account Analyst 2001-2006 Focal point of contact for customer - issues resolution, managed orders and quotes, contract review, order negotiation, processed and reviewed RFPs, quotes, orders and RMAs, account management, worked with all relevant departments (such as procurement, purchasing , MOD centers, delivery assurance, engineering, pricing, MRP Controllers, contracts & legal) • micromanaged the movement of parts from vendor to customer, aging reports and metrics, desktop procedures, ACE, HIAT • Successfully created standardized procedures for department (team effort) • Monitored delivery to ensure that goods are delivered on or before the contracted lead times • Received manager and peer recognition awards for job well done • Successfully reviewed and logged Customer Purchase Orders into tracking sheet as well as checked for changes and additional requirements flow down • Tracked and maintain order records • Confirmed Customer Purchase Orders and provided feedback to Contract Administrator • changed/CRM Purchase Orders • Completed templates for Schedule Order changes and CRM Order entry • Requested inputs from relevant groups for letters, quotes, RQD's • Informed Contract Administrators of outstanding actions from the Customer • Participated in weekly meetings to track progress • Prepare contract proposal letters to customers • Worked with DCMA and DCAA PRATT & WHITNEY AIRCRAFT INC., E. Hartford, CT Financial/ Payroll Analyst (Specialist) 1996-2001 Training, payroll, time, attendance and labor, paid time offs and incentives, job barcode creation, issue resolution, reconciliation, work step instruction manual, environmental health and safety • Timely and accurate processing of approximately 900 hourly employees’ pay, time, attendance and labor • Prepared payroll journal entries and responded to payroll questions • Periodic reconciliation • Labor charges reconciliation • Successfully created hourly job procedure manual, which was used in the Overhaul and Repairs departments at Pratt • Received Pratt’s Eagle award for job well done • Received awards from managers for job well done MITZIE R. SIMPSON-ANDRADE (3) EDUCATION POST UNIVERSITY, Waterbury, CT Human Resources Management - 30 credits UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD, West Hartford, CT MBA/MSAT – did complete degree - 30 credits ALBERTUS MAGNUS COLLEGE, New Haven, CT M.S., Business Management UNIVERSITY OF SAINT JOSEPH, West Hartford, CT B.S., Business Management & Accounting CAPITAL COMMUNITY TECH COLLEGE, Hartford, CT A.S., Business Admin/Computing LICENCES AND CERTIFICATION Real Estate ADDITTIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS • Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) – Organizing the office to foster and maximize efficiency and promote profitability • Knowledge of Government Contracts – FAR & DFAR clauses, logistics, distribution • Computer/IT - SAP (payroll, sales and accounting) Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, PowerPoint Presentations, Excel, Access), J D Edwards, JDE AS400, One World Business Systems, Peachtree Accounting, Dbase, Ceridian/HR/Payroll certified, Ceridian Internet Management (Internet Payroll Management – IPM), Quest Time and Attendance System (time Force); Kronos, MIMS system, Word Perfect, Lotus, QuickBooks, EDI, Crystal reporting, ERP
Windsor, Connecticut, United States
Sean Wallace - Freelance Illustration & CAD
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Innovation resource with a deep toolkit and a proven record of delivering game changing solutions to diverse visualization challenges. From rapid freehand sketching to elaborate technical treatments including 3d modeling/rendering and Flash interactive animation, I provide a broad range of concept development services.
West Chester, Ohio, United States
Russ Saltzman - Freelance Voiceovers & Help Desk
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I work in customer service for a widely known insurance company. I hear on a daily basis that I have a nice soothing voice and I should consider doing voice work. I never considered it myself but after hearing this more then a dozen times I have decided to pursue it. I just don't know how to start or if I am really any good.
Wylie, Texas, United States
Nancie Denman - Freelance Proofreading & Editing
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4.5
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$35
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I have considerable experience as a journalist, publicity and copy writer and an English teacher. I have a keen appreciation of the English language used with clarity and correctness. I live in north-west Victoria, Australia and am interested in working online.
Murtoa, Victoria, Australia
Frikkie Boshoff - Freelance CAD & Drafting
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Frikkie Boshoff is a architectural, structural and civil draughtsman and has experience in civil, building and water retaining structures. Civil structures include water treatment works, sewage treatment works, bridges, reservoirs and other related structures. Building structural work includes corporate head office buildings, office developments and retail developments. He also has excessive knowledge and experience in architectural design and draughting, specification, regulations and municipal requirements for all structures mentioned above.
Despatch, Eastern Cape, South Africa