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Christopher Jones
BASIC
United States, Louisville
Writer & editor/content developer Christopher Jones, Writing & Content
• Accomplished content developer, editor, and feature writer with a diverse background in marketing, healthcare, technology, and industrial sectors; award-winning former newspaper editor • Experienced copy editor and proofreader C.J. Editorial Services – Write and edit print and online content; write case studies, news articles and print/collateral material for a diverse client list Louisville, Kentucky Writer/Editor March 2008 to Present Client list: • Corn Island Archaeology: June 2019 to present – Edit, proofread, and help write archaeological and cultural-historic reports for company’s investigative surveys • Audiential: November 2016 to July 2019 – Researcher and writer for online marketing content agency, worked across multiple industries/platforms; produced more than 1,100 articles in 2018 • Academic editor: September 2009 to December 2016 – Researcher and editor of graduate and undergraduate research papers • Lantech: April to present – Developed print and online content in support of company products and brand messaging; included blogs, case studies, news releases, collateral material, and more • Atria Senior Living: September 2015 to April 2017 – Proofread all marketing materials, online content, and internal documentation; copywriting duties as assigned • Norton Healthcare: July 2015 to present – Copy edited and proofed collateral, Web-based copy, and articles for Norton internal and external publications • Yum!/KFC/Pizza Hut: January 2013 to April 2014 – Wrote feature stories about Yum! Corporate activities as well as restaurants and company personnel worldwide for Yum! News Network • Louisville Courier-Journal: 2013 – Covered local events and wrote feature stories for Metro and Neighborhood sections of daily metropolitan newspaper Doe Anderson Advertising/Public Relations – One of the nation’s oldest advertising agencies and Louisville’s most respected and recognizable marketing services firm Louisville, Kentucky Public Relations Account Manager December 2004 to March 2008 • Public relations – Wrote internal communications plan to ensure consistent messaging among Ohio River Bridges Project departments and personnel • Writing/editing – Wrote news releases, Web content, newsletters, and presentations to publicize Ohio River Bridges Project EDUCATION The Ohio State University B.A. Journalism - 3.35 GPA in major program December 1989
Writing & Content
Copywriting
Article Writing
Content Writing
Copy Editing
Editing & Proofreading
30 $
Bryoney Hayes
BASIC
Writer/Editor/Teacher Bryoney Hayes, Writing & Content
Content Writer/Lecturer/ web communications
Bryoney A. Hayes
U.S. Citizen

Education Master of Arts — Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 2012 Applied Linguistics with a TESOL emphasis Bachelor of Arts — Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 2010 Major: English, with a concentration in Journalism; Minor: Studio Art Licensures and Certifications RYS 200 Yoga Alliance Certified Yoga Instructor (December 16, 2018) Cross Cultural Workshop, Spearhead Training. (September 21, 2017). Teaching Reading, A task-based approach (Coursera, September-October 2018) Current Teaching Position Foundation English Lecturer; Community College of Qatar
November 2019-Present
Foundation English Instructor; Community College of Qatar
August 2015-November 2019
Reading/Writing: January, 2017-Present
Listening/Speaking: August, 2016-Present
Grammar, Reading: August, 2015-August 2016
Writing /Editing experience within CCQ: 
Editor-In-Chief of departmental newsletter: September, 2017-March 2018
www.ccqelc.wordpress.com 
Text writer, Exam Committee: April, 2017-present
Instructional technologies used in current position: blackboard, nearpod, kahoot, wordpress, socrative, schoolhouse (layout program for creating exams)
Mentoring Subcommittee Head: October 2019-Present
Communications Experience
Copy Editor, Groove Magazine
Seoul, South Korea September, 2014-January, 2015
Copy edit articles for cohesion, clarity, consistency and adherence to Groove Stylebook and AP Style on a monthly basis for the country’s leading Expat lifestyle magazine (circulation 18,000)
Generally responsible for Arts and Travel section of the magazine
Coordinate with head copy editor to meet deadlines through digitally-based mediums 
Rewrite headlines and cutlines as needed
http://groovekorea.com/article/north-korea/ Intern; Freelance Writer for Monarch Magazine; Web Communications Specialist
Old Dominion University Office of Media Relations 
Norfolk, Virginia Sept. 2008 to Dec. 2008; Jan. 2011 to Dec. 2012
Upload photos and articles to the school’s websites and social media outlets
Write articles for publication in the school’s magazines and newsletters 
Conduct interviews and write PR-based articles to highlight ODU students’ and faculty members’ achievements
Arrange photo shoots Web Communications Specialist: Review article layout, write headlines, select photos for Monarch Magazine spread Used CQ5 to build pages and import content and photos into redesigned ODU web site Create and update university academic calendar Additional Experience: Meet weekly with university IT department to coordinate front-end and back-end web site development Execute research projects, for example pulling and compiling data about academic programs, and rewriting them in friendly and easily-digestible language for students Assist university staff with minor web site-related questions and errors Meet with and pitch ideas to social media manager to boost university’s social media presence www.odu.edu Intern, In-House Editor, The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 
Norfolk, Virginia May 2011 to January 2012 Copy edit documents for publication in various MEAC publication channels according to AP and In-House style Copy edit Memos from the Commissioner Transcribe meeting minutes for distribution among executive committees Use news sense to determine which aspects of writings to cut to formulate articles for different audiences Projects Included: Updating the MEAC’s Constitution & Bylaws according to recommendations passed in the Spring 2011 conferences and editing the document for consistency, cohesion and adherence to NCAA Bylaws. Co-Founder, Content Manager, TheInternView.com 
Norfolk, Virginia June 2010 to July 2011  Proofread and post entries from guest writers to site Tag, categorize and cross link postings to optimize SEO Format blog postings according to company style 
Coordinate with guest writers in terms of posting schedules, guidelines and topics Cultivate a community with writers by actively engaging with them and providing feedback on posts Write Tweets, FB posts and headlines to drive retweets and sharing from social media site Increased site traffic by 116 percent from June to July; Doubled October-November site traffic 
News Editor, The Mace & Crown 
Norfolk, Virginia: January 2008 to May 2010      Produced weekly 8 to 10-article news section for the ODU student paper, circulation 20,000 Developed and implemented news section guide for writers and future news editors Coordinated with photo editor, copy editor, web master, art & design director to organize page layout Reviewed and copy edited articles both before and after being entered into layout. AP Style. Named Editor of the Semester, December 2009
Technologies used: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop. Achievements:
Contributing Author, TrailBlasian, T.K. McLennon
https://www.amazon.com/Trailblasian-T-K-McLennon/dp/0981211461 
Contributing Author/ Editor, College Prowler 
Telecommute March 2009 to April 2009  
http://books.google.com/books/about/Old_Dominion_University_2012.html?id=mazNIuOGMNkC 
 Publications: https://issuu.com/search?q=bryoney%20hayes Author, A Long WayGook from Home
Novel (unpublished) 

Languages Native English Intermediate Spanish
Beginner Korean
Beginner German
Beginner Arabic Faculty Development Activities Webinar Attendance, “Cognitive Disabilities in Education: How the Brain Works” (May 2020)
Webinar Attendance, “Five Digital Classroom Tools for Innovative Teachers,” (May 2020)
Conference Attendance, “2018 Humanities Conference,” CCQ, Qatar (April 2019)
Symposium Attendance, “First Annual ElC Symposium,” CCQ, Qatar (March 31, 2019)
Conference Attendance, "2017 Humanities Conference," CCQ, Qatar. (March 29, 2017 - March 30, 2017).
Conference Attendance, "2016 TESOL Arabia," UAE. (March 15, 2016 - March 16, 2016). Community Service
CCQ-Makunduchi Partnership Alternative Spring Break, Makunduchi, Tanzania, April 2019
Yoga Instructor, International Women’s Day, March, 2019
2nd Chance Animal Rescue, Doha, Qatar, 2015-2016
Writing & Content
Academic Writing and research
Communications
Copy Editing
Travel Writing
Article Writing
40 $
Jacqlyn Culwell
BASIC
United States, Boston
JLC Resume Jacqlyn Culwell, Writing & Content
As an ELA/ELL Teacher: Responsible for instructing students about the structure and content of the English language and Writing including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar, sentence structure, writing, and studying of various kinds of literature. Instruct students on interpreting literature and poetry, assign books to read, including classics and contemporary novels, provide background on authors' life and works, teach students about the structure and content of the English language, including proper grammar, spelling, and sentence structure. Teach about different literary styles, create instructional resources for use in the classroom, plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities, create positive educational climate for students to learn in, meet course and school-wide student performance goals, participate in ongoing training sessions, create lesson plans and modify accordingly throughout the year, maintain grade books, grade papers and perform other administrative duties as needed. Potentially write grant proposals to gain funding for further research, create projects designed to enhance lectures, read and stay abreast of current topics in education, create lesson plans, utilize various curriculum resources, integrate competencies, goals, and objectives into lesson plans, utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served. Develop incentives to keep participants in class, develop professional relationships with other agencies and programs, utilize public library resources, work with program coordinators to ensure initiatives are being met, tutor students on an individual basis, establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities, prepare and distribute required reports, observe and evaluate student's performance, manage student behavior in the classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
Writing & Content
Book Writing
Editing & Proofreading
Copy Editing
Writing Tutoring
Creative Writing
25 $
John Odeyemi
BASIC
Content Writer/Editor John Odeyemi, Writing & Content
I am a vibrant, dynamic, industrious, credible and proven content writer and editor. I have experience of working for quality publishing firms, online new agencies and a West African conglomerate (African Industries Group), I feel that I am more than able to join your team of talented team. I have had a lot of exposure in writing, editing, book reviewing, reporting and public speaking. My works have appeared on different print and online media outfits such as Pendulum Magazine, OyaMag, Artbeats Media, etc. I worked with Textsworth Publishing Limited, Lagos after three months rigorous and extensive internship on editing and writing. I worked as a writer and editor in the publishing arm of the company as well as a book reviewer, feature editor and reporter for the media arm responsible for the publication of Solid Madam and Shakara Magazines. I have also worked with BraveArts Africa, Pendulum Magazine and Nairametrics Financial Advocates Limited (www.nairametrics.com) as a writer and editor. On a more practical level, I can successfully write engaging, soul-lifting, and error-free articles/stories, correct errors and inconsistencies in grammar, syntax, capitalization, style, punctuation, abbreviations, font size, styles and spacing. In addition, I possess superb editing, proofreading, writing, reporting, reviewing, evaluating and decision-making skills.
Writing & Content
Article Writing
Blog Writing
Content Writing
Copy Editing
Editing & Proofreading
50 $
Mr. Rotimi Samuel
BASIC
Nigeria, Lagos
Executive Assistant / Personal Assistant Mr. Rotimi Samuel, Writing & Content
I would like to introduce myself as an organised and self-motivated assistant. As a high-energy and organized individual, I am confident in my ability to perform in the role of Personal Assistant \ Executive Assistant. After high school, I attended the Lagos State Polytechnic to get a diploma in business studies and thereafter studied business management at the University. I originally started out as an Assistant secretary, not long after I worked as a church administrator and then an executive assistant/Personal Assistant from 2015 till 2020 to a director at one of the largest fintech organisation in Nigeria. In my previous role as a Personal Assistant at Unified Payments I was directly assigned to an Executive. My responsibilities included note-taking, scheduling, booking hotels and flights, renting conference rooms, ordering catering for luncheons, sending executive correspondences, and taking phone calls, record keeping, I also did small projects and ran errands for my Executive. As a Personal Assistant / Executive Assistant, I strive to provide accurate work, good communication, and error-free service. I know how valuable a Personal Assistant can be to the success of an organisation. The most enjoyable part about being a Personal Assistant is the scheduling. While it can be mind-boggling at times, I have always found scheduling to be rather fun. Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to learning more about the aforementioned position.
Writing & Content
Business Writing
Copy Editing
Editing
Word Processing
30 $
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