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Shelley Johnson

  Portage, US

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Shelley Johnson

Portage, US

Highlights

Sultry, sophisticated, clear, dynamic, very articulate at any speed. Shelley M Johnson also does characters, narrations, accents and custom deliveries. Contact Shelley Johnson today for a quote.




Languages

English, English (North American)

Accents

British, French, Italian, North American, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)

Ages

Child, Middle Aged, Teen, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

Experience

Pro

Credentials

Education

Shelley M. Johnson
2701 Brookhaven Drive
Portage, MI 49024
USA
e-mail: (Email hidden) Phone (Phone hidden)

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications with a Journalism Minor, Western Michigan University

Chicago Video Expo. Advanced Audio Techniques, Advanced Effects and Post-Production, Advanced Post Production Techniques, Advanced Directing. Continuing Education Units: 1.55

North American Television Institute, San Francisco. Television production, Television scripting, Television directing, Communications Law. Continuing Education Units: 3.00

Professional Affiliations include: American Medical Writers Association (AMWA), ALPHA EPSILON RHO..


Proficiencies and Working Knowledge

IT B2B Sales/Marketing and Lead Generation for Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, Derive Technologies, Affant, VMWare/Intel. Lead generation and sales. Excellent closing ratio.

Public Relations/Radio production, news anchoring and commentary on both local and international news sources/stations. Advertising and direct sales.

Style guides: AP, UPI, APA, AMA, Turabian.

Operating Systems: Windows; Windows 95; Windows 98; Windows 2000; Windows ME; Macintosh.

Programs: Microsoft Office Series 95, 97 and 2000: Microsoft Word; Microsoft Excel; Microsoft Works; WordPerfect; Powerpoint; Adobe Acrobat; Adobe Photoshop.

HTM and HTML coding for Web-based applications

Multiple video and audio editing programs. Information available upon request

WORK HISTORY

Promotional Writer, Broadcast/Multimedia Journalist and Research Analyst/ Market Forecasting (1986-present);


CompuCom Corp., Dallas. Freelance IT marketing writer on their integrated software/server and virtualization solutions with VMware for national distribution. Detailed brochure and press releases for several national instructional seminars were written about virtualization and CompuCom’s services as a VMware partner.

SpineUniverse/Primus Pharmaceuticals, Web marketing and technical writer to globally launch their phytochemical medical food Limbrel that aids in the metabolics of osteoarthritis. This work included white papers, product description and marketing materials for physicians.

Triad Consulting Services, Chicago, IT user manual for City of Cicero Building Code Enforcement division. Manual details the use of the Internet CN3 handheld computer. Technical documentation of the computer device was included.

McMahon Publishing Group, New York, New York. Writer for the Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News. Articles featured technical and marketing information on various products under development or offered by pharmaceutical firms like Schering-Plough, Solvay and E-Z-EM. Products had either received FDA approval or were in clinical trials

Samsung Electronics, Ltd. , Seoul, South Korea. Freelance marketing/advertising writer. Responsible for ad copy, press releases, written annual report for Printer division for 2005 and 2006. Also wrote collateral materials for LCD monitors, washers/dryers, cooktops/ovens and semiconductors.

Hitachi Ltd. Tokyo, Writer/editor for Enterprise Server Division BladeSymphony Server manual. Technical documentation and user information detailed throughout.

Locstar Corporation, South Korea. Localization writing for web-based and instructional applications for clients such as KOSHA (Korean Occupational Safety Hazard Administration)

Pantech Corp., Copywriter for North American sales/marketing materials for cellular phones and digital mobile technologies.

Lionbridge International, Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan. Freelance marketing/advertising writer. Working on various client projects that include press releases, ad copy, brochures, and multimedia campaigns. Clients included Innocean advertising agency, Hyundai, Kia, and others.

G-2 Medical Outreach Report, New York, co-author. Detailed report covering the advantages, challenges and strategies for managing effective medical/imaging outreach centers.

G-2 Compliance & Diagnostic Imaging Intelligence Report, New York, New York. Article on Nighthawk Radiology and the advantages of remote off-shore diagnostics within a radiology practice. Extended book supplement on clinical practice and radiology.

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detail 26 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic summary. In addition, a detailed macro-economic overview and executive summary was written that forecast the strongest areas of growth and the top five product categories for (Phone hidden).

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detail 26 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic summary. In addition, a detailed macro-economic overview and executive summary was written that forecast the strongest areas of growth and the top five product categories for (Phone hidden).

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detail 26 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic summary. In addition, a detailed macro-economic overview and executive summary was written that forecast the strongest areas of growth and the top five product categories for (Phone hidden).

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detail 26 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic summary. In addition, a detailed macro-economic overview and executive summary was written that forecast the strongest areas of growth and the top five product categories for (Phone hidden).

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the 2004 Global Broadcast & Professional Video Marketplace Trends Survey. Qualitative/quantitative analysis and executive summary.

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detail 26 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic summary. In addition, a detailed macro-economic overview and analysis was written that forecast the strongest areas of growth and the top five product categories for (Phone hidden).

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and analyst for the (Phone hidden) Global Market Trends Broadcast/Pro Video Report.

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and analyst for the (Phone hidden) Global Market Trends Broadcast/Pro Video Report

SCRI International, New York, New York. Writer and research analyst for the (Phone hidden) Broadcast/Pro Video Product Reports. Product overviews that detailed 27 different professional video products, sales trends in each vertical market and future forecast of buying trends. Reports included both a macro and micro economic executive summary.

United Press International, Detroit Bureau. Responsible for daily broadcast news briefs, broadcast business briefs, newspaper wire stories for national and international distribution. Audio voicers to United Press International Washington, D.C. broadcast division, National Public Radio and Armed Forces Radio.

The Associated Press, Michigan. Covering breaking news events and various political events.


(Website hidden), white papers and in-depth articles for the high-tech professional, database manager and IT manager looking to streamline their IT advantage.

Public Relations/Media Representative, Michigan Democratic Party. Writing and distributing press and media releases, handling media relations, scheduling interviews and consulting on campaign strategies for several state candidates.

(Website hidden). Feature articles and daily Internet news focused on small to mid-cap, high tech and venture capital companies. High-tech firms covered included software, networking, e-business, telematics, automotive, Web support, XML platforms and other venues

Spectrum Health Care,. Medical/financial/business and marketing writer.

The Coding Institute. Writer for the Coding Alert. Informational articles informing medical coders how to stay in compliance with AMA and CMS requirements in billing documentation. Specialized in informing both the nephrology and pulmonology coder/practice manager about proper ICD-9, CPT and HCPCS coding for Medicare and private insurance carrier compliance.

Saint Mary’s Mercy Medical Center, marketing and technical piece to physicians on 3D radiation therapy known as intensity modulated radiation therapy or IMRT.


McMurry Publishing, Phoenix, Arizona. Writer/editor for health insurance compliance issues.



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Corporate Writer and Video Producer (1986-present):

Kellogg Corporation, corn flake, extruded and biscuit division. Writer/producer of various video productions that included Building 100’s Allen Bradley Vista 2000 computer system that was the mainstay of the facility’s manufacturing process and overall building infrastructure. All of the food products and processes covered were FDA-certified.

Pharmacia-Upjohn, International pharmaceutical division. Writer/editor of product insert for Geofoam, a hemostatic device for submission to the FDA.

Upjohn-Asgrow marketing campaign for genetically engineered Mirage watermelon. The genetically modified watermelon which boasted overall sweetness and color with limited seeds had received FDA approval and was in limited productions in Georgia.

Gerber Products Company, technical research facility in Fremont, Mich. Writer of A/V script that explained product development, improvement and re-formulation conducted at the facility. Departments covered included low-moisture foods, microbiology, analytical chemistry, quality control, product evaluation, process engineering and packaging. All phases of the research process were covered including pre-FDA certification and post-FDA certified products slated for reformulation.

Dow Corning Corporation, PUF and 3-5000 Silicone Roof Systems. Instructional video on the correct way to inspect a polyurethane foam/silicone 3-5000 combination roof system using core and slit samples and other inspection techniques.

Stryker Corporation, assistant writer on video explaining advanced surgical tools in a hip and knee arthroplasty

I.I. Stanley, Employee orientation video on head lamp and tail lamp assembly process and company history

Herman Miller Furniture Company, employee training module and manual

Consumers Energy, Michigan Governor James Blanchard's Council on Aging Script aimed at senior citizens

All Phase Electric company, script writer for corporate recruiting video.

The City of Benton Harbor, writer on video describing urban renewal and revitalization. Target audience: major newspapers, wire services and broadcast facilities nationwide.

The Altman Company, writer and consultant for print and radio for rental communities in Michigan and Florida.

Eta Software Corporation, writer for users manual on computer program Price/Quote.


Video Producer: (1983-present):

America's Funniest People, ABC network, Assistant Director for remote shoot in Michigan.

Kellogg Company. Producer/writer for corporate management video on the manufacturing division and its inter-relationship to the corporate structure.

Kellogg Company, employee orientation video with a technical overview of a $250 million plant expansion for the biscuit and extruded products operation.

Williams Gerard, Chicago and Sweetwater Productions, Agua Dulce, California. Production Coordinator on Kellogg Company national sales marketing video.

Thornleaf Productions, Chicago. Production assistant for Kellogg Video.

Amway Corporation. Associate producer for international training video on the Artistry Fragrance line.

Clark Equipment Corporation. Associate producer on video with international distribution.

Sealed Power. Production assistant on employee industrial training video series that explained new plant procedures and the introduction of statistical process control for plant manufacturing.

Brenner Tours. Director/writer for national motor coach video series.


Voice-over artist/Narrator/On-camera spokesperson (1984-present):

Church World Service land mining eradication effort supported by Diana, Princess of Wales...narration for international video on land mines. Distribution to U.S. Congress and countries worldwide.

Brilliance Corporation Talking books

Ford Motor Company

ITT Automotive, SAE Convention

Notre Dame University

Whirlpool

Kitchen Aid

Dow Chemical

Dow Corning

Gerber Products Company

Nibco Engineering

Herman Miller

Michigan Attorney General Frank Kelley advertising campaign

Pharmacia-Upjohn

Meijer stores “Common Sense” ad campaign in Michigan, Indiana and Ohio. Female voice and side-kick of actor James Whitmore.

Four Winns

E.W. Bliss

America One Insurance Company

Ingham County Medical Center

WSBT TV, South Bend, IN. Signature voice.

Commercials on Hold voice-mail marketing

Michigan Department of Education

Barry Chase Productions


Awards:

Gold and Silver ADDY awards for various commercial voice-overs

CINDY award for Michigan Department of Education "Youcan Toucan" video

Marketing award for Upjohn-Asgrow marketing campaign


Additional Services:

Audio producer with professional voice-over ISDN studio and digital production capabilities. Able to send real-time CD quality audio direct to studios and broadcast stations worldwide with digital phone line and two digital codecs


























Studio

  • Microphone

    Neumann U87

  • Computer & Software

    DigiDesign ProTools and MBox

  • Special Equipment

    Telos Zephyr and APT Reporter

  • Delivery Methods

    FTP, ISDN, CD

  • Turnaround Time

    as soon as you need it

Service Description





Comprehensive voiceover/narration, production and script writing assistance.

Testimonials

Great communicator about the job and timelines. Prompt delivery and quality work...she produced the exact result we were looking for with just a bit of clumsy description on my part. Will definitely hire again!

Katie Blando

Payment Terms

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  • Podcasting
    / 5 Katie Blando for Job #6720 Mama Mafia Podcast Intro/Outro Great communicator about the job and timelines. Prompt delivery and quality work...she produced the exact result we were looking for with just a bit of clumsy description on my part. Will definitely hire again!
    Mar 28, 2008