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Craig Vallbacka
8-14 Centreville St.
Kitchener, ON
N2A 1R9
(519) 895-1184

Work History

November 1997 to
January 1998

  • Manulife Financial,
    Savings and Retirement Services
  • Communications Specialist - Work Placement
    Duties included marketing and corporate communication, project coordination, printing coordination, distribution coordination, interviewing and research, editing, proof reading, photography

August 1995 to
January 1996

  • Hy & Zels, Stock Clerk
    Duties included customer assistance, stocking, setting up displays, renovation assistance

September 1991 to September 1995

  • Lansing Lumber, Stock Clerk
    Duties included training new stock clerks, delivery assistance, customer service, stocking, setting up displays


January 1998

  • Completed Journalism-Print program, Conestoga College, Kitchener, Ont.

February 1995

  • Graduated with OSSD, Oakville Trafalgar high school, Oakville, Ont.


  • QuarkXPress 3.32
  • Adobe Photoshop 3.0
    • Microsoft Word
  • Ventura Publisher 4.1.1
    • WordPerfect
  • Corel Draw
    • Research, writing and editing skills
  • Canadian Press style
    • Photography, film developing and printing skills

    Professional Association

    • Recently enrolled member of International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)

    References available upon request ·