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Tom Jones

Agent: agentname
Hyderabad, India

Email: ytomjones0@lycos.com

Tom Jones Yenigalla
H.No. 1-6-23,
Musheerabad, Hyderabad,
HYDERABAD – 500 048. INDIA.
ytomjones0@lycos.com; ytj476@yahoo.com; tomy@intelligroup.com

I am a full-time content writer at Intelligroup. I’m a technology savvy Content Writer. I am well-acquainted with Windows-based applications such as QuarkXPress, Aldus PageMaker, Adobe PageMaker, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Lotus for Windows and DOS, CorelDraw, Harvard Graphics, Ventura Publication, and Wordstar. I have nearly 14 years of experience in the field of journalism, including a one-and-a-half-year stint as a graphics designer in The Times of India – Response.

Work Experience

Intelligroup Asia Pvt. Ltd. Hyderabad
May 2, 2005 – Present
Content Writer
Content aggregation by research on various topics through different sources, including online articles in newsletters, magazines, and offline, sources like interviews, journals, newspapers etc.
Interactions with partners to provide relevant content.
Optimization of content depending on delivery medium
Promotion of websites.
Content Management through usage of CMS tools such as Robohelp
Creation of content for online help systems
Creation of Collateral material content
Formalization of templates for compliance with organizational standards.

Indian Express Newspapers (Bombay) Ltd, Begumpet, Hyderabad.
February 2004 to March 1, 2005
Freelancer
Authored articles for customized magazines and response features
Performed Copy Editing for articles written by contributors.
Sourced content through interviews with corporate officials, government officials, ministers etc., for the magazines.

Newstime (English Daily)
September 2001 to October 2003
Sub-Editor
Edited news items -- local, national and international
Edited news items – local and national – sent from the reporters’ desk
Pagination using QuarkXPress

Nihar Infoway Ltd
February 2000 to May 28, 2001
Senior Sub-Editor.
Headed the Business Desk for the agency and managed the team to ensure quality and scheduling of related deliverables
Generated material for business news pages
Updated stock quotations and related data
Published content using MS Word, Frontpage, Dreamweaver.

The Times of India (Response)
May 1998 to November 1999
Officer – Response (Graphics)
Designed advertisements for response features
Designed layouts for response features in The Times of India and The Economic Times, Corporate Dossier
Designed layouts for Femina Twin Issue
Used Aldus PageMaker, Adobe PageMaker, Adobe Photoshop, CorelDraw, etc.

Andhra Pradesh Times
April 1996 to January 1998
Senior Sub-Editor
Headed the Business Desk for the agency and managed the team to ensure quality and scheduling of related deliverables
Performed Copy editing for business news items, and the copies filed by the business reporters
Managed the desk affairs independently and ensured that the business desk and the reporters faced no problems; Coordinated with other desks in the coverage of business news that had to be featured on Page 1; Allocated work for the reporters to cover various news events and press conferences
Ensured timely completion of the business pages; Checked the news items and their newsworthiness

Deccan Chronicle (English Daily)
August 1991 to April 1996
Sub-Editor in Mofussil Desk (district news), City Desk, National Desk (national and international news), Business Desk.
Managed affairs of the Business Desk as desk in-charge
Copy edited content specific to the releases and performed pagination related tasks editing

Education
Bachelor of Arts, Osmania University (Hyderabad). Year of Passing: 1989

Additional skills:
Hardware : IBM PC, Macintosh
Software : Aldus Photoshop,
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe
PageMaker, Macromedia
DreamWeaver, Microsoft
FrontPage, QuarkXPress,
Lotus for Windows and DOS,
Ventura Publication,
Harvard Graphics, WordStar.
Operating Systems : DOS, Windows, Win 95,
Win95, Win XP
Languages : Cobol, Dbase III+, C++,
Spreadsheets
Technical : Typewriting, Shorthand

Interests: IT, Media

Published writer: No

Freelance: No