BRIEF H I S T O R Y
RENN REED born during the "Golden Era " of Hollywood, California has been selling her fine art and graphics since she was 10 years old. Creating the company name Rennditions at the age of 16 it has become her trademark through these many years. Renn has exhibited her work in both Los Angeles, Ca. and San Francisco, Ca.; Taiwan; Barcelona, Spain, Utah, South Dakota to name a few. Renn has had an on-going show in Barcelona, Spain since summer 2000. Most recently she has expanded her portfolio to include both Digital Art as seen below and 3D Artworks.
- The Academy of Art College San Francisco,
Scholarship - UC Santa Barbara Goleta, California
Bachelor of Fine Art - Brigham Young University Provo, Utah
PRESENT - Having facilitated business interpreting in Mandarin Chinese for over 25 years Renn Reed has negotiated business and interpreted for corporate heads, dignitaries, government trade delegations, heads of state, VIP's, celebrities, tour groups, individual tourists , etc.
10/2005 - Los Angeles, Ca.
interpreting and facilitating business for corporations
out-sourcing to China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia, etc. and coordinating business deals and publicity for Chinese trade delegations from China signing agreements to do business with the USA in Los Angeles, California.
6/2004 - Flew to Mainland China in Asia representing a noted South Dakota businessman in Keystone, SD who resides in the Sioux Falls area to troubleshoot business problems created by Mandarin Chinese interpreters previously hired in China, facilitate business, and interpret on his behalf. Also shot footage for 2 museum promotionals about Inside Bottle Painting and Cloisonne aired in the Keystone, South Dakota area at the Rushmore Borglum Museum and Historical Center. These 2 promotionals included both film and still photography shot on-site at the Summer Palace and the Forbidden City in Beijing, China. Renn was specifically chosen because of her expertise witht the Chinese culture and linguistic skills, as well as her extensive background as a filmmaker, still photographer, and fine art and graphics. Renn traveled to the beaches of the China Sea in order to capture its scenic beauty and the nearby rustic fishing village. During Renn's travels in China she met a number of celebrities and vip's including but not limited to famous Chinese artist's, journalist's, and Chinese official's.
2004 - Present -
Representing SD to US Commercial Services interpreting Mandarin
Interpreter / Business Facilitator for over 25 years speaking Mandarin Chinese/English for corporate heads, dignitaries, VIP's, celebrities, individuals, government leaders and representatives.
8/2001 - Interpreted in Las Vegas, Nevada for Art Diamond reknowned chemical engineer and owner of Diamond Research, Inc. and The Tiara Group based in Ojai, California.
4/1995 - Interpreted for 2 Chinese VIP's from the Chinese Television and Radio Broadcasting Industry, Mainland, China while visiting Las Vegas, Nevada attending the NAB - National Association of Broadcaster's.
1977-1980 - Lived and worked in Taiwan conducting business for the Taiwan
entertainment industry (radio, television, film), visual / fashion design industry.
1974 - Also speaks some Spanish, having lived in El Salvadore, Guatemala, Mexico .