Edward Simms

Address: Victorville, CA 92394

E-mail: EdSimmsART@gmail.com

Tel: 702-717-4337

Professional info

Over time, I have come full circle: from Photographer/Jornalist, Sales Specialist, Manager, Corporate Executive, Entrepreneur and now back to Photographer. I could be characterized as althletic, NCAA All-American, NCAA record holder: Provo Utah 1982, Black Belt 2nd Dan 1999.

Skills

PHOTOSHOP CS6-CC

STUDIO LiGHTING

PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPHY

Work experience

2010-Present – Freelance Photographer
Google 360 HDR Virtual Tours
Smartshoot, Apartment Guide, Rentpath
Still and Panoramic Photography
Fashion Shows, Portraits, Trade Shows, Products, Food, Jewelry
2004 - 2012 - Sunglass Bar, Inc., CEO/President
2027 E. Montclair Plaza Lane, Montclair, CA 91763
Largest selection of brand named sunglasses and optical frames in Southern California 
2002-2004 - Pro Radiology, Vice President - Williamstown MA, Medical Device                        Sales: PACS, MRI and CT Scanners 
2001-2002 - Ecovery Inc., CIO (Chief Information Officer) Scottsdale Arizona
    Internal and External communications 
1991-2001 - Canon USA, Inc., National PACS Coordinator Medical Division- PACS
(Picture Archiving and Communication System) Sales/Management Database Creation- Product Development ISO 9000 Specialist and FDA compliance manager Pioneer in the PACS, First digital PACS used at Tower Imaging, Los Angeles CA
1989-1991 - Xerox Corporation, Sales XBS (Xerox Business Solutions)
1983-1985 - Circuit City, Sales/Assistant Store Manager
1985-1987 - The Federated Group, General Manager
1979-1982 - WHUR Radio, Associate Producer, (The Morning Sound Show)
1979-1982 - Reporter Washington Post, Journalist, Metro Section

2010 - present

2010 - present

Education

1982 - Bachelors of Arts, Howard University
Major: Radio, TV, Film and Journalism
Minor: Business Administration
Track and Field 4 x All-American, NCAA record holder
1600 meter relay, Provo Utah 1982
1999 - UCLA Extensions (Database Management, Visual Basic, Server Administration)
2010 – Tri-Community Photography, Covina CA