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Rob Getz | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 23, 2014

Rob Getz

Multimedia Specialist
   United States
  |   Columbia, MD
  |  5:12 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

I currently work as a Publications Specialist with The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) where I am responsible for the creation of layout designs, logos, flyers, and promotional materials, as well as editing copy for style, content, and readability by our target audience; the residents of Prince George’s County in Maryland. I successfully complete my work by using a number of industry standard hardware and software tools on a daily basis. These include Photoshop, Indesign, Incopy, Illustrator, Acrobat, Word,...

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Portfolio

Created a cover for the preliminary plan (now approved) that related the essence of the...
Branding for a mobile music App.
Weekly advertisement for a Persian/English webzine.
Screenshot of "Norooz" (Iranian New Year) banner for Persian/English webzine.
Attempted to create a design that would catch the eye and give the viewer some idea of...
One of a number of cover ideas presented to the Prince George's County Planning...

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended Test
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Service Description

I am capable of creating, editing, and voicing video, creating original logos, ads, and banners, copy editing short and long texts, and creating page layouts and typesetting,. My expertise is in Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, and Dreamweaver.

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Employment

M-NCPPC
Publications Specialist
2011 - Present
• Create engaging, high-quality documents relating to current and future planning projects in Prince George’s County for distribution to the public. • Edit documents for grammar and clarity. •...
Freedom House
Program Assistant - Internet Freedom
2009 - 2011
• Created 119 how-to video tutorials that have been viewed over 230,000 times on various platforms including Youtube, Vimeo, and Facebook. • Designed presentations used at the State Department and...
Freedom House
Editorial Assistant - Iran Program
2008 - 2009
• Quickly and skillfully edited up to 5 articles per week translated directly from Persian into English. • Designed the layout, graphics, and user interface for the educational section of a Persian...

Education

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
B.A. in Art with Concentration in Graphic Design
2001 - 2007
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graphic design
video editing
original design
creative
professional
photoshop
indesign
page layout
publications
incopy
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