from English (or German) into French of software, web
sites, advertisements, user handbooks, procedure
manuals, license agreements, contracts, brochures for
clients like Bayer, Best Brands (Gillette…), bmc
Software, Computer Associates, Citroën, Delphi,
Fiat, General Electric, Holiday Inn, Honda, Honeywell,
Husqvarna, ING Bank, Kärcher, Laboratoires Pierre
Fabre, L'Oréal, Marriott, MARS Corp., Merrill Corp.,
Microsoft, Nestlé, Oakley, Opel, Peugeot,
PriceWaterHouseCoopers, Renault, Saab, Sanofi-Synthelabo,
Sony, TotalFinaElf, Toyota, Voklswagen-Audi Group,
San Juan Capo., CA, Int'l Vacation Consultant
(Jul 2001 – Jul 2003)
of the leading Internet destination marketing company on
the West Coast, this company specializes in leisure
packages for Hawaii
- Cold-calling, qualifying, warm-calling lots of
follow-up and closing of sales in a very competitive
- Medium outbound: 50 calls/day + 25 e-mails/day with
- Track record of $80,000 Monthly Gross Sales.
Orange, CA, Sr French Computational Linguist
(June 1998-July 2001)
company is developing an Interlingua machine translation
system that is able to translate from any given language
to any language.
participation in the creation of a low level language
and metalanguage for linguistic programming.
- evaluation of solutions for the classification of the
linguistic system: links, attributes.
- design, engineering and implementation of improvements
for the information system: variables, indexes,
permutations, features of rules, new GUI tools.
- creation, edition and coordination of
internal/external documentation for all aspects of the
system: system tools, linguistic system, information
- programming and debugging of rules for the English,
French, German and Spanish languages in all stages,
especially in Phrase Analysis and Generation stages,
using a C-based proprietary language.
- monitoring, coaching and training of linguists in all
technical above-mentioned areas.
Inc., Corona, CA, Supervisor of Member Services
(January 1996-June 1998)
for interfacing with worldwide clients (hotel, resorts
and time-share). Support and training of agents in
satellite reservation offices in Ireland, Argentina and Mexico. Management, control and supervision of 10 customer
service agents. Translation into French of documents (rules
and regulations, contracts, letters).
GmbH, Austria, Sales Supervisor for the EMEA
(January 1994-January 1996)
of warehouse management database. Inside and mail-order
sales, creation of catalog. Communication in French,
German and English with clients (wholesale of
embroideries and fabrics). Invoicing and pricing.
Relationship with contractors and vendors.
en Hôtellerie-restauration (Brevet
de Technicien Supérieur, B.S. in Hotel Management),
human resources management, law, English, Spanish,
nutrition, hotel management & techniques ,
restaurant management & techniques, French cuisine,
oenology, hotel engineering and design, mathematics and
statistics. Several engineering projects and internships
in France and
executive chef, Bel Air Bay Club, Pacific Palisades).
Saddleback Community College (CA), completed one
semester of VisualBasic programming.
properties, events and methods. Creation of menus,
variables and strings and other data types. Conditional
operators, loop nesting, repeat code. Keyboard and mouse
events. User input and conditional logic. Procedures,
functions, scope and passing of data. Dialog box, list
box, combo box controls. Arrays. Multiple forms, SDI,
MDI. Files management. Printing, graphics and
multimedia. OLE, ActiveX, ADO controls. Windows API.
and references available upon request.