Jill Lorraine~artist~writer~designer
CV/RESUME

Jill L Pape
Honolulu, HI
jill at jill dash lorraine dot com

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE


SALES, BUSINESS MANAGEMENT, ENTREPRENEURSHIP

20+ years experience in sales, customer service, all aspects of personnel management/assistant management, communications, troubleshooting (business and technical), marketing/branding, product display, telemarketing, cold calling, email marketing, business analysis and strategy.


ADVERTISING
 
Internet and periodicals media coordinating, html editing, website updates, ad layouts, branding, business cards, postcards, creative marketing content/copy, promotional strategy, SEO skills, meeting ddls.


WRITING AND CREATIVE

Book writing, SEO content, blogs, articles, sales copy, ghostwriting, proofreading, editing, researching, taking photos, illustration, logo creation, color and rendering with precision, artwork prepping, teaching visual art, decoration of space to create presence, meeting ddls.


SUMMARY OF SOFTWARE SKILLS

Microsoft Word +
Adobe Creative Cloud <               
Corel Paint Shop Pro >  
Paint.net +
Fotosketcher +
Microsoft Excel >
Microsoft Outlook >
Microsoft PowerPoint <
              
+: Advanced                >: Intermediate              
<: Beginner      
 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2011 - 2015      Sales associate, Manager (When owner was absent). Now and Zen, St John, USVI. Sales and service, general duties, scheduling, buying/ordering, payroll, inventory control, organizing, filing, typing, shipping/receiving, S&R, AR/AP.

2011 - 2012      Sales associate. Nest, Cruz Bay, St John, USVI. Sales and service, general duties.

2005 - present  Artist, painter. Painting, sales, website management, S&R, AR/AP.
http://www.jill-lorraine.com

2011 - present  Emerging artist. Represented by Saatchi Art.com, painting, copy, sales, S&R, AR/AP. http://www.saatchiart.com/jilllorraine

1995 - present  Writer. Sales copy, ads: 1995 - present. Website content, articles: 2006-present.
Ghostwriting: 2013 - present.
                    https://www.upwork.com/o/profiles/users/_~01e7b1db6175b9413b/    

1995 - 2003       Manager/Sole proprietor. Curiosa, a retail jewelry and gift shop in downtown Santa Cruz, CA. Sales and service, scheduling, buying/ordering, payroll, inventory control, organizing, filing, typing, shipping/receiving, S&R, AR/AP.

1984 - 1994       Retail sales associate. Retail sales manager. Phone sales, surveys. Paint mixer. Clothing painter. High end gallery sales and assistance.


EDUCATION


2017- 2020
   Thomas Edison State College, Trenton, NJ. Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Business, Communications, fall, attending part time online.

2002- 2007   
   Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA. Associate Degree, Business Administration.

1985- 1987
   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Fine Arts major, 2 years completed.
 

I have several designs and concepts ready for development, including an unprecedented business model. Contributions for the fruition of these projects are greatly appreciated. Matrons and patrons, please contact me for an NDA, an NCA, and more information. Thank you in advance for all your support.

At this time, donations are not tax deductible.

Commissions are always welcome! Please go to the contact page for inquiries. For my ghostwriting and copy writing portfolio, please follow the link to my Upwork.com profile.

Copyright © 2011-2017 Jill L Pape. Jill-Lorraine.com discloses some or all links on all pages are affiliate links.

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