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Catherine J. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 1, 2010

Catherine J.

Design | Marketing | Writing | Research | More !
   United States
  |   Cupertino, CA

Overview

With over 20 years experience in sales and marketing, writing and research, advertising and branding, Persnickety Publications is quite simply your organized, accurate, honest and reliable source for graphic and print design, technical, web and creative writing and copywriting.

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Oct 15, 2008|Brochures|$875|Completed
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5.0
Sep 4, 2008|Brochures|$200|Completed
Aug 21, 2008|Brochures|$240|Completed
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4.7

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Portfolio

New York Botanical Gardens Tri-Fold Brochure - Responsible for all design layout, image...
Investment Fact Sheet - Responsible for all design layout, chart and graph design and...
Real Voice: Automated Messaging Systems - Responsible for all design layout, image...
Real Voice: Automated Messaging Systems - Responsible for all design layout, image...
Green Energy Fund Tri-Fold Brochure - Responsible for all design layout, image...
Leonard Auction Tri-Fold Brochure - Responsible for layout, photo procurement and...
Salvador Dali Expert Fact Sheet - Responsible for all design layout and photo procurement.
Writing & Reading Center Tri-Fold Brochure - Responsible for all design layout and...
Product Sell Sheets - Responsible for all design layout, line art alterations and...
Detailed Order Form #1 - Responsible for all design layout.
Detailed Order Form #2 - Responsible for all design layout.
Title Boxing - Boxing Glove Catalog - Responsible for layout, copywriting, image...
Magazine Article - Romance Along Highway 1
Frenchs Classic Yellow Mustard Ad
Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Ad v1
Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Ad v2
Portraits by Fiona Ad
Red Chefs Event Catering Ad
Real Estate Magazine Cover 2
Appeared in Amazon.com's Summer and Fall catalogs
Appeared in Construction Equipment catalog
Appeared in three Home Depot monthly mailings
Book Cover - Last Massacre: An Historical Account of the Killough Massacre of 1838

Skills (10)

Tested
Creative Writing Skills
Technical Writing
Microsoft PowerPoint
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Management Skills
Editing
Computer Skills
English

Service Description

I will always offer you open, honest, jargon-free communication, strong organizational and time-management skills, drama free collaboration, prompt and professional one-on-one assistance, the ability and experience to take your project from concept to production to final printed or written output, and an overall goal to deliver results you are pleased with and proud of.

My work ethic is from a bygone era, my honesty and integrity from a bygone century. I will fine tune a project design or twist a phrase until you pronounce it perfect, research every last dusty corner like your personal mad housekeeper, and squeeze the value out of every last one of your precious pennies like a Depression-era farmer, without sacrificing quality or class.

My computer skill sets include:

- Cross-platform proficiency with PC and MAC.
- Experience in industry-standard design tools Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and QuarkXPress.
- Experience in web layout tools Dreamweaver and GoLive.
- Experience with Microsoft must-haves Powerpoint, Word, and Excel.

Communication:
You can contact me hourly, daily, twice daily, thrice daily, or as many dailies as you please. I am available to you by e-mail, IM, phone or passenger pigeon.

General Availability:
I am available to you 7 days a week. Whatever your location in the world, I will attempt to work at least a few of the hours that you work every day.

I will always provide you with project sample drafts, multiple minor revisions and supply...

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Education

DeAnza Community College
Certificate of Achievement - Technical Writing
2006 - 2007
DeAnza Community College
Associate of Arts - Technical Writing
2006 - 2007
DeAnza Community College
Associate of Arts - Liberal Arts
2006 - 2007

Keywords

writer
writing
research
graphic design
technical writing
creative writing
packaging
proofreading
editing
presentation
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