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  1. Mary F.

    Mary F.

    Freelance Writer Helping You to Achieve Your Goals

    United States

    I am committed to the success of your project, and I want to show you that through exceptional writing! I am a full time freelance writer, I have taken my background in writing and marketing and turned it into my full time business. I have years of experience in writing articles, web copy, newsletters, promotional pieces, ebooks, blog content, literature, and communication pieces. I know what it takes to make my clients successful through writing, and I work hard to ensure that their goals are reached. I have experience within a wide array of topics, client types, and industries, and I perform all necessary research to turn around the very best content. I know what it takes to be a writer that can act as part of the team and ensure that my clients needs are met and expectations are exceeded. I continue to work on different types of writing each and every day. I would love the chance to show you what great writing is and how it can benefit your business opportunity.

    $22.00 /hr
    356 hours
    4.89
  2. Bianca K.

    Bianca K.

    B. Rose | A Fashion Company

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 21

    Looking for a self-driven, entrepreneurial minded fashionista that measures personal success by the results she brings to her company? How about a compassionate team player who can also lead her peers towards success? Well if either of those perk your interest, then I’m the perfect fit for your company. Still not sold? Well rest assured that I have indispensable skills and passion for fashion styling, consulting, writing, and management which makes me a deserving applicant. I work with brands to position their products, style photo shoots, maintain and improve their social media presence as well as describe products and produce other various written content. I believe I am an excellent candidate and look forward to the opportunity to serve the fashion world through your company. I would greatly appreciate a chance to meet with you to discuss what I have to offer your brand. Thank you for spending time in reading my letter and hope you take the time to review my profile.

    $55.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  3. Carlotta C.

    Carlotta C. Agency Contractor

    Carlotta Chesi

    Italy - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

    My name is Carlotta Chesi and I am Italian native speaker, I am a translator, I also speak English, Spanish and French. I am currently doing various freelance projects such as article writing and translation, web content writing, product translation, manual translation, web site translation and proofreading. Since my native language is Italian, I choose to focus my work actvity on my own language, so most of my work consist of English to Italian translations although I am obviously capable of doing projects in the other language combinations. I have a positive mental attitude and I am very dynamic and well organized, I am adapdable and collaborative, I am creative and considered to be a people person. I will work all the hours that are necessary and will always find a way to get project done on time and on budget. SKILLS: Foreign languages Customer relationship Content Marketing Internet Mac Microsoft Office WHAT I CAN DO FOR YOU: - Website translation (English to Italian/ Spanish to Italian/ French to Italian) - Article writing (Italian language) - Web content writing services - Proofreading (Italian language) - Team management (I have my own company on oDesk) - Translation project management

    Associated with: CCgroup, Virtual Translation Solutions

    $13.00 /hr
    1,404 hours
    4.96
  4. Connie H.

    Connie H.

    Strategic Marketing and Communications Consultant

    United States - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 9

    Multi-talented professional with 10+ years strategic marketing and communications leadership and international experience across 5 continents. Expertise in web, print, advertising, event planning, email and direct marketing, internal communications and public relations. Exceptional creative collaborator who thrives deadline-driven environments.

    $88.89 /hr
    367 hours
    5.00
  5. Adam Murray

    Adam Murray

    Public relations and marketing communications specialist

    Israel - Portfolio: 2

    Versatile marcoms and PR professional with proven skills in b2b, b2c campaigns corporate positioning and corporate reputation management. Clients have included international online businesses, food, drink and food service brands such as Nestle, Pizza Hut, KFC and Jack Daniel's, academic institutions, industry bodies, NGOs and entertainment companies. Responsible for leading international campaigns, new business drives and team management. Career achievements include: • Devised and implemented internal communications campaign for Amdocs’ that resulted in highest rate of participation in employee satisfaction survey for five years, and increased participation the following year • Devised and implemented employee communications for Amdocs’ corporate compliance policies, resulting in 100% employee sign-up. • Devised and implemented new Amdocs employee newsfeed, resulting in increased internal communications efficiency and a reduction of internal operational mass emails by up to 80%. • Secured positive presence for Israeli clients in US, European, South American and Far Eastern media • Voted Freud Communications employee of the year 2006. First UK employee sent to work in New York • Launched viagogo.com as Europe’s first and leading online live event ticket exchange with announcements of the company’s deals with Manchester United FC, Chelsea FC and FC Bayern Munich • Announced UK Government strategy to switch nation to digital television. Raised national awareness of “digital switchover” by 10% in six months, achieving 70% awareness six years before total “switchover” • Achieved £2million of positive media coverage for Carphone Warehouse, an ROI of 3:1, when launching the Mobile Life Report, which positioned the company as the leading authority on cellphone use in the UK • Established credibility for Anschutz Entertainment Group as owner-operator of The O2 in London in the face of political opposition. A year after opening, it became the world’s most popular music venue.

    $100.00 /hr
    8 hours
    0.00
  6. Donna L.

    Donna L.

    Virtual Asst | Social Media Mgr | Writer | Editor

    United States - Portfolio: 13

    I am ready and eager to provide your company with top-notch service! I'm a dedicated professional with 20+ plus years experience. I am a detail-oriented, self-starter with a flexible schedule. My objective is to work part-time in a freelance position in an academic, administrative, communication, publishing, ministry, or media environment that would benefit from a combination of extensive writing, editing, and computer skills, as well as experience in business and graphic communication, social media marketing, customer service, and public speaking. I have a private and quiet home office and am equipped with a Mac and HP laptop. I utilize Gmail, MS Outlook and Skype for e-mail, phone and video conferencing. I also have a DropBox account for file sharing.

    $20.00 /hr
    1,618 hours
    4.53
  7. Brittany F.

    Brittany F.

    You give me requirements, I give you results.

    United States

    Marketing Strategist // Content Specialist Learn more at www.beforrestal.com. I work full-time for a technology-driven marketing company, and I wear many hats. As it turns out, I'm a jack of all trades and a master of none -- except writing. I have a BA in English, and during college, I was a communications fellow for a clean energy non-profit and a staff writer for my university's newspaper. More recently, I was an editorial intern-turned-assistant for a reputable nonprofit encyclopedia, and I continue to generate content as a social media and marketing specialist for a grassroots-but-growing cancer charity. My availability is somewhat limited at only 5-10 hours/week, but I work quickly, am self-motivated, and have a keen eye for detail. But all you really need to know is this: you give me requirements, I give you results.

    $35.00 /hr
    153 hours
    5.00
  8. Carrie Cathey

    Carrie Cathey

    Internet Branding Specialist

    United States

    A combined five years of experience working as an online branding manager, content curator and social media specialist to strengthen companies online presence by creating, editing and developing blogs, articles and newsletters through skills I have developed through my professional and educational experience (MBA, BA in Communication and certifications). Other areas of concentration include: rebranding individuals/ companies; pitching articles/content to syndicated networks and publicists; creating taglines; promoting individuals/companies on radio shows & podcasts.

    $26.00 /hr
    1,040 hours
    4.98
  9. Nadun Peiris

    Nadun Peiris

    SEO Specialist, Web Designer & Virtual Admin

    Sri Lanka - Portfolio: 4

    I am looking to bring my well-honed professional skills in SEO, Web Designing, WordPress, Magento, Joomla, IT, Internet Researching, Graphic Designing, Data Entry (MS, Word, MS Excel, Access, Citrix, Synergy), CRM Systems, Magento/Joomla shopping cart listing, Customer Service and client-focused online, oral, back office supervision and interpersonal communication skills internally to succeed in any related task posted in Elance. Having more than 10 years of experience working as a Back Office & Front Line supervisor of one of the top 10 multinational company in South Asia. A great successful one year service at Elance with TOP client reviews. Please refer SERVICE DESCRIPTION.

    $5.00 /hr
    7,263 hours
    4.99
  10. Stacey Atkinson

    Stacey Atkinson

    Writer and Editor

    Canada - Portfolio: 2

    I am a professional editor ranking in the top 20% of proofreaders and copy editors on Elance. I have twelve years of experience working for government in various jobs, writing and editing plans, reports and strategies. Since 2012 I've been working freelance, editing blogs, websites, book manuscripts, and marketing material. I am an award-winning author of a fiction novel and I regularly blog about opportunities for self-published authors. I hold a bachelor of design and an editing certificate, and I also have experience in stock photography, book design, and social media. Currently a member of the Editors' Association of Canada and the Independent Book Publishers Association.

    $23.00 /hr
    80 hours
    4.93