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Kevin Kanarek
Albany, N.Y. 12210
[email protected]
Writing & editing for web sites, social media, grants & promotional copy
Content development & information design; integrating text, photos & video
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Project management
Digital assets & resource management
Tools: Wordpress, HTML, CSS, Google Hosted Apps, Analytics & Custom
Search, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Quicktime Pro, Acrobat Pro
Languages: fluent French, working knowledge of German & Hebrew
Content Developer and WordPress Admin (2009 – present)
Chocolates for Breakfast: built web site, wrote content, coordinated promotional
campaign which led to the reissue of this out-of-print novel
Green21: produced web site in collaboration with designer and programmer,
wrote site content and other promotional materials
Children of the Amazon: contributed to grant proposal, produced multilingual
web site, managed programmer and designer, wrote content
Building and maintaining web sites and online presence for clients:
portfolio site at
Recruiter at Hi5 (2008)
Participated on relevant forums and blogs to raise the visibility of, one
of the top social networks of its day (50 million unique visitors and 18 billion
page views per month)
filled positions in design, engineering, marketing and management
wrote job descriptions and promotional copy about the firm
Research Manager at Chief People (2006 – 2007)
managed research resources and budget, negotiated contracts
created and maintained company intranet to document resources and best
Software Sales at Fairfield Language Technologies (2005 – 2006)
represented language-learning programs for demonstrations and sales
developed core skills of negotiating, closing and customer service
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Education and Technology Consultant (2000 – 2003)
Applied Research and Consulting
produced the corporate web site; served as member of market research team;
conducted interviews, designed presentations and wrote reports
The New School University
created curriculum, syllabus and online resources for a pilot program designed
for teachers; taught an online graduate class on project-based learning
Playing to Win a Harlem community technology center
under the auspices of Columbia Teacher’s College, created curriculum, taught
workshops, provided technical support
Education Technology Consultant for the Media Workshop, a project of
the Bertelsmann corporation (1997 – 1999)
served as onsite advisor to the Media Academy at Taft High School, Bronx NY
worked New York City public high schools with teachers and their classes to
integrate media and technology projects
Teacher, Cathedral School, a K-8 Independent School in New York City
(1990 – 1994)
taught Latin and French, grades 5 through 8
created curriculum, integrated educational technology into the curriculum
Staff Writer and Software Trainer, Organization for Economic Cooperation
and Development, Paris (1986 – 1990)
taught software classes in English and French
wrote, edited and translated technical documentation and marketing materials
Master's Degree in Interactive Telecommunications, Tisch School of the
Arts, New York University (1997)
learned new media tools, techniques and theory, including information design,
digital photography, video, CD ROM and web site production
edited and wrote for the ITP Review, an online magazine about new media
BA Summa cum Laude in English and French, State University of New
York at Albany (1985)
studied linguistics, history and comparative literature, including French,
German, Hebrew and Latin
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