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1 Barbara Cox Little Known Fact: A musician, too! Barbara performed in a country band in an earlier time. She sang and played guitar and keyboard. The band played six nights a week at a popular nightspot in Palmdale, CA. Since 1993, Barbara has worked as a technical writer at three different companies. Each of these employers have benefitted from her other talents to one degree or another. Technical Writer since 1993 Web Designer since 1993 Content Writer since 1993 Graphic Designer since 1990 Serious Photographer since 1984 Poet since first grade Illustrator since the age of 2 Twenty-One Years and Counting 1993 – Present

2 Little Known Fact: Barbara was the official photographer two years running for the ‘Silent Air Show’ near Milpitas, California. Her photos appeared in Hang Glider magazine, including a centerfold spread. Barbara Cox Recently, Barbara has been busy with her part-time photography business. She specializes in portraits of people and pets, but also enjoys taking photos of other subjects. Hullett Photography February 2013 – Present

3 Barbara Cox Little Known Fact: Barbara designed a crossword puzzle for RFMD’s 20 th anniversary celebration. She incorporated cryptic clues and words that related to RFMD and its history. Senior Technical Writer: Barbara used engineering data to create data sheets for semiconductor parts. The completed data sheets provided the information to populate e-store pages on RFMD.com. RFMD April 2010 – January 2013

4 Little Known Fact: Barbara wrote and illustrated a comic strip for the department’s bi-monthly newsletter. She resurrected the strip she created for her college newspaper, “Babz”— a caricature of herself. Barbara Cox Lead Technical Writer: Barbara used data from multiple sources to update the IBM System x Configuration and Options Guide (COG). She devised a way to capture this massive online content into a 700-page PDF for downloading – IBM April 2005 – July 2009

5 Barbara Cox Little Known Fact: While Barbara was in charge of ESSvote.com it won an “Outstanding Marketing” award from the Omaha Chamber of Commerce. Technical Writer, Webmaster, Content Writer, Graphic Designer: Barbara wrote user manuals for this software company, but over time took on the roles of webmaster, content writer, and graphic designer. She launched ESSvote.com and maintained it on her own for five years. She also designed product logos, CD cases, book covers, and various marketing collateral. ES&S March 1993 – June 2004

6 Barbara Cox Little Known Fact: Barbara wrote freelance articles for a stock market website. There was only one requirement–the articles had to rhyme. Yes, it is weird, but Barbara was paid to write penny stock poetry. Due to her many talents, Barbara has enjoyed quite a number of interesting freelance projects. She has written articles, illustrated a book, designed a workplace poster, created a style guide for a manufacturing company, written promotional materials for a race team, and designed countless logos. Freelance Work Lifelong Pursuits

7 Barbara Cox To see more of Barbara’s work, click the links to her websites. You can also download her résumé and send an . Websites, Résumé & Portfolio: LetsMakeItWrite.com LetsMakeItWrite.com Photography: HullettPhotography.com HullettPhotography.com Lyrics: BarbaraHullett.com BarbaraHullett.com Résumé Contact Thank You


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