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Work experience

Aug 2009Present

Production Supervisor

Concept Marketing/Leave Me On Hold

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Nov 2007Jul 2009

Proofreader and Operations Management

ThomasArts
  • Proofread and copyedited thousands of ads, presentations, proposals, letters, radio and TV scripts, Web projects, raw code, regulatory material and company documents with a 99% error-free rating.
  • Contributed to several new client proposals by researching and writing background information.
  • Wrote operations processes for the company regarding proofreading, production, Interactive/Web requirements, multimedia, server/file-naming and agency style guide.
  • Collaborated with Account Managers and Creative teams to finalize copy and art requirements.
  • Designed and presented several presentations to Board of Directors and Account Managers regarding prospective client marketing plans, proofreading guidelines and server redesign and tracking.
  • Designed and compiled the company handbook, collaborating with the Board of Directors to update the latest project management software requirements utilizing InDesign software.
Nov 2007May 2009

Freelance Editor

American Book Publishing
  • Edited one novel working closely with the author and the lead editor of the company.
  • Applied Chicago style guidance and the company’s requirements into the novel.
  • Wrote the book summary to be printed on the back cover of the novel once published.
  • Built strong relationship skills via the Web as the entire process was accomplished via e-mail.
Apr 2007Oct 2007

Program Manager

US Air Force
  • Researched, implemented and monitored all training for the operations of 400 personnel.
  • Developed and implemented a new tracking method for 80+ individuals continuously in training.
  • Conceptualized and designed a continuity book/training guide and authored initial training instructions for the company while learning the details of the program requirements, under little supervision.
  • Prepared reports and presented briefings in security, training, and mobilization.
  • Responsibilities included providing guidance, interpretations, training, and briefing on current policies.
  • Collaborated with security and training monitors, implemented quality assurance reviews.
Feb 2007May 2007

Freelance Accounting Assistant

Baard Energy, LLC
  • Solely responsible for reconciling 1,000 customer billing records valued at over $600,000 in revenue.
  • Exercised excellent Microsoft Excel skills in creating customer documentation reconciliations.
  • Mastered two software programs: ISIGMA (billing) and NAVISION (accounting) in minimal time.
  • Created journal entries, invoices, and credit memos with little training and supervision.
May 2005Apr 2007

Weather Technician

US Air Force
  • Provided tailored meteorological, oceanographic, and environmental support to United States Special Operations Command with 98% accuracy rate and over 500 successful flying operations.
  • Responsible for resource protection of base assets worth over $15 billion.
  • Wrote operating instructions for meteorological training and equipment, ensured mission readiness.
  • Researched, prepared and presented weather seminars training fellow weather technicians, aircrew members, army and navy educating on the effects of the weather and how it impacted the mission.
  • Managed the company security program with a 95% error free rate and excellent inspection results.
  • Configured computers to new standards, verified software operability, resulted in mission continuance.
Oct 2002May 2005

Weather Technician

US Air Force
  • Analyzed forecast model data from the United Kingdom, German, and Air Force Weather offices.
  • Identified and developed severe weather parameters producing hazard charts for Europe and Africa.
  • Coordinated with regional forecasters in dissemination of weather information to 470 military and civilian installations in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa containing over $400 billion in resources.
  • Managed Web page design, production, and updates: disseminated mission essential information.
  • Researched weather phenomena and designed presentations to educate and train coworkers.

Education

Feb 2008Present

Master of Arts

National University
Feb 2006Present

Master of Arts

References

Dave Thomas

Russ Witt

Kathy Helgason

Interest

  • Triathlons
  • Soccer
  • Reading
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Backpacking
  • Camping
  • Hiking

Marketing Writing Samples

Summary

I am many things in life... Jack of all trades, and master of none and my resume reflects that. I have a passion for learning whatever I can, whenever I can. I love to travel and do so as often as possible. I can't wait to really get thrown into my new position and help the company grow into the leader in the business.

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A Little Something Extra

Marketing & Communication Plans

Certifications

InDesign

National University

ASP.NET

National University

C#

National University

Secret

US Air Force