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Harry Young10 / 1 Be’eri, Rehovot 76352, Israel, ( 08-946-5499, 0523 255 JOB OBJECTIVE I am seeking a full, part-time or freelance writing, editing, research, etc., position.  LANGUAGE SKILLS English, mother tongue; Hebrew, basic  COMPUTER SKILLS ï?±Word, ï?±Excel, ï?±Paintshop Pro,  ï?±PowerPoint WORK HISTORY 2002 to PresentFreelance Marketing Writer – for several Israeli companies including FlagPro USA - advertising specialties, Holyland Revealed – tour guiding, Fantasea Line – diving equipment, and Galilee Splendor – food products. These have all included both text content and design elements for websites, catalogs, brochures and tradeshows. I also actively participated in several U.S. tradeshows.     Oct. 1999-Jan. 2002Personal Profile Writer for Liam Schwartz & Associates, a U.S. immigration law firm in Ramat Gan. I basically took straight personal history documentation and created interesting in-depth executive profiles for high-tech and science professionals, many of whom wished to obtain special status visas based on extraordinary talents and widely recognized accomplishments.  1988-97 General Manager ‑ District Lock Hardware, Inc., Washington, DC.  My responsibilities included creating marketing and advertising strategy for our hardware, locksmithing and electronic security systems divisions. 1975-88Owner ‑ Young Image Public Relatons and Photography, San Antonio, Texas.I wrote and produced press releases, ads, and brochures for businesses and ad agencies. I also worked as a freelance writer and photojournalist for several magazines, books and journals.    1969-74Reporter & Photojournalist ‑ The San Antonio Light, a Hearst Newspaper, and Hart-Hanks Communications Corp.  EDUCATION 1969B.A. English ‑ The University of Georgia.                   Marcom and Technical Writing CertificationYeda School of High-Tech Studies, 1998-99, Jerusalem.  Jewelry Design & Production Amal Technilogical  Institute of Jewelry Design, 2005-07, Tel Aviv. Date of Aliya: May 23, 1997.