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James B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 19, 2013

James B.

Spanish proofreader/editor
   United States
  |   Miami, FL
  |  7:57 pm Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $27

During my more than 20 years in the field of communication and journalism, I was responsible for proofreading, editing and summarizing of all kind of documents and articles. I currently am a Freelance Editor, but in my extensive career I was also Editor in Chief, Executive Editor, Spanish Associate Editor, and Correspondent of several Spanish language publications. I also write about diverse topics, but preferably Latin American politics and popular music.

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Extended experience in different areas of communication
Excellent management and organizational skills
Bilingual (English-Spanish)
Proofreading and editing in Spanish.

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Carta Mesoamericana
Correspondent in Miami
2008 - 2011
Weekly articles
Ik Balam
Correspondent in Miami
2008 - 2011
Weekly artickles
Porvenir Latino
Correspondent in Miami
2007 - 2008
Weekly articles
Rotativo
Correspondent in Miami
1995 - 1999
Weekly articles
Family Gazette
Spanish Associate Editor
1994 - 1995
Edition and proofreading of the Spanish content
VIVA
Executive Editor
1991 - 1993
Oversee the publication’s contents and presentation. Coordinate Editorial, Information, Photograph and Composition staffs. Special reports, interviews, and opinion and analysis articles
Quehacer Politico
Editor in Chief
1985 - 1991
Coordinate proofreaders, reporters, writers and photographers. Direction of the Culture and Entertainment sections, and management of a popular music column
Editorial Oceano
Freelance Editor
1984 - 1985
Edit and summarize the classic Mexican collection “México a través de los Siglos”
Encyclopaedia Britannica of Peru
Promotion and Development Manager
1977 - 1984
Creation and management of promotional campaigns. Coordination of internal bulletin. Logistics of conferences, sales personnel training and seminars

Education

University of Lima
Bachelor Degree in Mass Communications
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