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  1. 1. E RI N J E N N I S O N 1901 South River Drive Tempe, Arizona USA 85281-6119 V o i c e 480.966.9398/480.966.0102 F a x 209.231.5605 E m a i l PER S O N A L STATEM E N T Results-driven, published translator committed to customer satisfaction. A valued, dedicated professional with demonstrated expertise in all facets of translation. Enjoys challenges, multi- tasks effectively, and completes projects on schedule. EDU C A TI O N Ari z o n a S t a t e U n i v e r s i t y , T e m p e , Ari z o n a , USA Bachelor of Arts – Graduated cum laude Major: French, Minor: Italian Emphasis: Language & International Business AS U S u m m e r Pr o g r a m s / U n i v e r s i t y o f Fl o r i d a ; U n i v e r s i t y of Fl o r e n c e , Fl o r e n c e , It a l y Advanced Language Studies – Italian Art History Studies Resident Interpreter, Pensione Casci U n i v e r s i t é d e P a r i s – L a S o r b o n n e , P a r i s , Fr a n c e Certificat de Présence, Programme de Litérature et d’Affaires Certificate of Completion: International Business, Language and Literature PROFE S S I O N A L EX P E R I E N C E Com m u ni c a t i o n By D e s i g n – Pho e n i x , Ari z o n a 19 8 7 – Pr e s e n t Freelance Translator & Graphic Designer Provide complete French and Italian to English translation services, marketing communications, graphic design, desktop publishing and copywriting for print or web, on the individual or corporate level. La n g u a g e Pair s (N a t i v e La n g u a g e : Am e r i c a n En g l i s h ) French into American English (some UK English) Italian into American English (some UK English) Ar e a s of Sp e c i a l i z a t i o n Business Tourism & Travel Advertising/Marketing/Public Relations Entertainment & Film General Finance Fashion Legal (licensing contracts) Art and Design Medical (drug trials & Wine and Oenology psychology/psychotherapy) Culinary, Food & Nutrition Some Technology Literature Hard w a r e
  2. 2. E RI N J E N N I S O N Pag e 2 400 MHz Power Macintosh G4 with 256 Megabytes of RAM and 10 Gigabyte Hard Drive plus 5 Gigabyte External Hard Drive, CD-ROM, Cable High-Speed Modem, Scanner, Epson Stylus 880 Printer Soft w a r e Microsoft Office 2004 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint); Adobe Illustrator (v. 10), Photoshop (v. 7), Acrobat (full version 3.0); QuarkXpress (v. 3.32); Wordfast 5.5 CAT tool Cli e n t Li s t André (Love Graffiti film submission information Hewlett Packard France & Italy file for Cannes Film Festival) Honeywell Bull Arizona Film Commission, Film House Icotron (designer eyeglasses distributor) Arizona Production Association Interface Arnesse International Inc. Banque de France Istituto Nazionale per il Commercio Estero Barrett-Jackson Auction Company (classic & (Italian wine marketing materials & individual collector cars) wine data sheets for VinExpo, Bordeaux, BMC Software Distribution BV France) Cardif, BNP Paribas Assurance Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e Ricerca Charles Argersinger, Professor of Music Theory Ambientale (video text on determination of long- & Composition, Washington State University term environmental toxicity) Cisco Systems, France Italian Vice-Consulate, Phoenix, Arizona Club Meditéranée John Dowling Production Associates Cogedim (corporate real estate) (corporate videography) Compagnia Teatrodanza (dance-theatre Kodak Entertainment Imaging company, Switzerland) Kodak Polychrome Graphics SRL Crédit Agricole Kodak SPA Creo EMEA SA Le Credit Lyonnais/LCL Domenico Lucchini paper on Swiss cinema Lio Farmaceutici SRL for national museum exhibit, Switzerland Ligne Roset (Didier Gomez, Rue de Seine Douglas G. Martin and Associates (law firm) creator/designer) Éclair Laboratoires LP Suisse Capital Asset Management Electronics Today International (magazine) Lucienne Peiry paper on Armand Schulthess Eurofactor (outsider art/artist for national museum exhibit, Farmers Marketing Corporation (international Switzerland) grain brokers) MCI (telephone service company) Financial Discovery Microsoft Corporation, Italy Herbalife
  3. 3. E RI N J E N N I S O N Pag e 3 National Instruments, NID Days Europe 1999 Reader’s Digest France (Sélection Reader’s (best applications of measurement & Digest) automation contest) Reality Simulations Inc. (video gaming) Netafim Italy (vineyard irrigation systems) Renault Norman Rosenblum, PC (law firm) Salt River Project (electric utility) PariSettle (expatriate relocation services to Sellpoint Inc. (online merchandising) France) Southwest Airlines Parmalat SPA Sybase France Plasmalab Donor Centers Inc. Tiffany & Co. (designs of Paloma Picasso & Private Authors (book chapter on data Elsa Peretti) warehousing) Tôles Ivoire SA (sheet metal products) Private Corporate Client (diaries for migraine TreCentoSessantaGradi SRL (market medication clinical study) research) Private Individual Clients (personal documents) Trans-Pacific Aerospace Provincia di Viterbo (Italy, tourist information on Versace Fashion House canoeing safety) White Star Publishing SPA Pueblo Grande Museum World Arabian Horse Organization Rainbow SRL (Italian film & TV production company, animated series and feature films) Rat e s $ . 0 7 - . 0 9 U S D per source word minimum ,06 EUR /.05 GBP per source word (depending on level of technical or specialized (or 13/ s o urc e cartella of 1500 language) charact er s , spa c e s includ ed ) $ .10 USD per source word rush rate ,08 EUR /.07 GBP rush rate (anything turned around within a 24 hour period) 12,00 EUR /11. 0 0 GBP per hour proofreading $ 15 USD per hour proofreading $ 25 (20,00 EUR /20. 0 0 GBP ) minimum on $ 50 per hour graphic design (some project-based any job fees can be negotiated) OTH E R PR O F E S S I O N A L EX P E R I E N C E Mot o r o l a , In c . – Semi c o n d u c t o r Pr o d u c t s Se ct or (S P S ) , T e m p e , Ari z o n a 19 9 5 – 19 9 8 Marketing Communications • Created internal marketing communications function in Semiconductor Technology to enhance information exchange in the Semiconductor Products Sector and increase sales to the semiconductor product division. • Produced effective media and established event programs to market Semiconductor Technology organization to product manufacturing divisions.
  4. 4. E RI N J E N N I S O N Pag e 4 • Solicited new ideas through the High Impact Technology Award Program, significantly increasing amount of technology to manufacturing groups. • Developed effective marketing collateral in two languages for product launch in Paris, France. • Marketed technical libraries’ products and services to the engineering community, increasing their share of valuable technical information to produce new product patents. Mi c r o c h i p Te c h n o l o g y – Ch a n d l e r , Ari z o n a 19 9 3 – 19 9 5 Executive Administrator • Provided financial and product information to individual and institutional investors; coordinated press conferences and annual stockholders’ meetings. • Developed content for quarterly and annual public financial reports. • Assisted controller in areas of accounting, insurance, banking, materials, equipment leasing, customer credit, and cash management. Activ e Noi s e and Vi b r a t i o n Te c h n o l o g i e s – Pho e n i x , Ari z o n a 19 9 2 – 19 9 3 Product Marketing Representative, International Operations • Researched and analyzed European and Asian cultures to determine their effect on international product marketing. • Developed and implemented international marketing plans. • Interfaced with sales representatives to develop a worldwide market for products. • Coordinated product information for customer and sales representative meetings. PROFE S S I O NAL MEMBERSHIP S American Translators Association Alpha Mu Gamma Foreign Language Honorary Society Arizona Production Association (TV & film association through which I have contributed to many TV and film productions both as a translator and specialty vehicle provider, please see client list above for details) REFERENCE S AVAILABLE UPON REQUE S T