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Zuppa Concept

Zuppa Concept

Branding company

Canada - Portfolio: 43

At ZUPPA CONCEPT, we believe in giving maximum attention to details, and that is from the identity research up until the final product is on the shelf. We proudly advertise our self as being a branding company that will follow all of our customers step by step in the process of finding the perfect fit for their needs. Mainly composed of Zsuzsanna Papp, a bachelor in graphic design, and Patrick Roy, an architectural technician and designer, the Zuppa Concept is perfectly equipped to follow through any scale of projects, from branding, to interior design, all the way to success. The Zuppa Concept will be there for you; from the cutting board till serving time!

100% Job Success
$55.00 /hr
382 hours

Matthew Davis

Matthew Davis

Looking for smart, snappy copy? I can help.

United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 14

Let me help you make your content shine! With a background in journalism, article writing and marketing, I have the expertise you need. My writing is designed to make any subject -- from technical topics to travel features -- engaging, informative and, most importantly, drive customers to act. Plus, I've been trained to use keyword research and SEO to make content optimized and visible, ensuring your website's blogs and articles appear in potential customers' searches. As a blogger and copywriter, I've covered many different subjects, including technology, marketing, and service-oriented business. With each project my goal is simple: To deliver content that helps you accomplish your marketing goals.

100% Job Success
$50.00 /hr
862 hours

Louis DiToro

Louis DiToro

We mean business!

United States - Portfolio: 29

Your job is too important to trust to just anyone. Trust it to perfect pages. I'll treat your job like it was my own With me, you get 30 years of professional writing experience working on all types of projects. B2B or B2C or a personal project, It doesn't matter. You'll get high quality work and fast, responsiveness service no matter what the budget. Deadline-oriented, I have a polished, professional writing style, a firm grasp of English grammar, and a keen eye for detail. I can turn even the most technical material into clear, compelling copy. I'm easy to work with, flexible, and accessible. I stay touch with clients, listen to concerns, and turn jobs around on time and budget. When you want it perfect, trust your job to Perfect Pages!!

79% Job Success
$30.00 /hr
23 hours

John Thompson

John Thompson

Lead Generation and Marketing Expert.

United States

I have over 13 years of experience in Marketing, Information Technology, SEO, appointment setting, sales, research, lead generation, client interaction, Business Plan development, among many other areas of online contracting. I attended WV University and completed courses in Computer Science, Information Technology and Troubleshooting, and Business Management. I own and operate SJ Services LLC and live by that seal of excellence. Other qualifications: excellent phone skills Strong verbal communication skills Ability to work outside of a fixed scenario Flexible hours Excellent English Persistence Goldmine CRM Salesforce CRM Sugar CRM and Zoho CRM

47% Job Success
$22.00 /hr
1,711 hours

Julie S.

Julie S.

Native English speaker, types 65 wmp

United States

I recently finished at Southern Virginia University, double majoring in Philosophy and Liberal Arts.Because of my liberal arts education, I have excellent writing and critical thinking skills. I also have a lot of experience with the Microsoft Office Suite and its features, having used it in professional and personal capacities. I am a native and fluent English speaker. I have worked in office administration in the healthcare field, including working as a personal assistant to the Operations Manager of the company. I have also worked in my university's admission's office as an admission's assistant making phone calls and emailing prospective students. I worked in the university's call center for two years. I have also done clerical accounting data entry for a major corporation. I have excellent customer service and conflict resolution skills, with an eye for detail.

83% Job Success
$11.00 /hr
419 hours

Khushi M.

Khushi M.

System Administrator & Web Developer

Pakistan - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 6

I have expertise in following: • Enterprise NMS using Nagios, Centreon, OpenNMS, Zabbix, Munin, Cacti, Monitorix, Xymon administration & monitoring. • Installation, configuration, troubleshooting and management of Solaris Servers both with x86 and Sparc architectures. • Manage network in Linux environment. Install, configure and deploy (Linux Flavors. RED HAT, Centos, Debian, Ubuntu etc) • DTrace, Patch Management, Syslog, NTP, BART, Apache, Postfix, Dovecot, Squirrel Mail IPMP, SFTP, Firewall, Bash Scripting, Cronjob, Users account management. • OS Hardening, Security, Auditing, Patching on linux & solaris servers. • Web Server(apache,nginx), Tomcat, PHP, Phpmyadmin, Wordpress, Joomla, Java. • Database Server(MySQL Server), MySQL Master-Master & Master-Slave Replication. • Plan and implement data security by file permissions, back up and disaster recovery plans. • Troubleshoot networks, systems and applications to identify and correct malfunctioning and other operational difficulties. • Storage Area Network, NFS, iSCSI, DRBD • Resolve local network/system issues. • Configuration and set-up of all new server systems required internally for the company's activities • OS hardening and Patching • Backup, security management, user account management, e-mail systems including internet access, office systems and applications support. • Server backup using rsync • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs • Configuration and maintain the Remote Servers • Vulnerability scanning of Networks, Web Applications In addition to this experience, I have created a website The goal is to give the better solution and guide for system administrator to make the things easy. I also bring to the table strong computer proficiencies in Wordpress, MS Word, MS Excel and CRM database applications. I have developed a wide range of websites using HMTL, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small businesses. My core competency lies in complete end-end management of a new website development project, and I am seeking opportunities to build & configure websites from the ground up for you or your business.

$10.00 /hr
0 hours

Tobey H.

Tobey H.

Internet Marketing Specialist / Content Writer

United States

Seeking projects that primarily focus on website content creation and internet / social media marketing. Willing to take on additional types of projects after a careful review of the requirements.

$18.00 /hr
0 hours

Don Stephenson

Don Stephenson

Award-winning Art Director, Writer and Creative Director

United States - Portfolio: 24

Since 1995, I've been blessed with the ability to earn a living without really working. Advertising has been a passion for as long as I can remember, and every day is a new opportunity to grow and evolve. While my primary discipline is art direction, as a creative director I am able to provide solid writing and design as well. Ensuring that all aspects of the creative product are strategically sound, fresh and compelling.

$82.00 /hr
34 hours

Patricia lee C.

Patricia lee C. Agency Contractor

Professional and Creative Copywriter

United States

With a degree in Journalism from NYU and 18 years of corporate and creative copywriting experience, I am a seasoned professional committed to your complete satisfaction. One of the things I enjoy most as a professional writer is helping clients find their unique and singular voice because, ultimately, few feelings are more powerful than absolutely nailing your message-- stating precisely what you wish to communicate in the most compelling and authentic way possible.

Associated with: Patricia Lee C.

$32.00 /hr
0 hours