Graphic Design for Print and Web, Video Editing, Motion graphics and Production, Animation, Advertising, Layout, Publishing, Photography
Experience in graphic design for print and web pieces, production, photo retouching, publication and advertisement creation; video filming, editing, and design; animation and editorial layouts. Experience troubleshooting software issues for PC/MAC and video encoding. Write, design and edit quickly and concisely, and have experience in writing, photography and editing for newspapers and magazines in domestic and international environments.
An Ad that ran for a new campaign - The Olson Family.
(Advanced) 7-9 Years Experience,
(Currently in use)
Proficient in Adobe CS2-CS6 (including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Bridge), Quark 8/9, Final Cut Pro and Premiere Pro, Motion and After Effects, Soundtrack, CatDVPro, MPEG Streamclip and codecs, MS Office, PowerPoint, Acrobat, Bridge and FTP sites/servers Experience with Flash, Dreamweaver, CSS, HTML/XHTML, and Sharepoint. Proficient with Digital SLR Cameras, HD/DV video cameras and scanners. Mac and PC proficient.
(Intermediate) 7-9 Years Experience,
(Currently in use)
Experience in design for graphic print pieces, video and web; filming and video editing; production, photo retouching, publication and advertisement creation, editorial layouts and design. Experience troubleshooting software issues for PC/MAC and video encoding. Write, design and edit quickly and concisely, and have experience in writing, photography and editing for newspapers and magazines in domestic and international environments. Experience working with pre-press, marketing and advertising agencies. Experience designing print collateral, direct marketing pieces, and rotating web buttons and banners.
(Intermediate) 1-2 Years Experience,
(Last Used 3-4 years ago)
Lived in England, in Brighton and London. Spent a year study abroad at University of Brighton; Brighton, England (2001-2002). Focus on international media and culture.
Spent a semester in Melbourne, Australia as an internship for Leader Newspaper Group (2004). Photographed subjects and events for papers’ 31 regional branches, and as assistant photo editor, scanned, corrected and edited photos for publication. Wrote and published weekly stories; conducted interviews for business, entertainment and hard news.
I am a Digital Production Designer for Wunderman working on the Best Buy client account. I wireframe, create digital artwork for, and work on the production of the deals.bestbuy.com weekly website. I provide production assistance on banners, emails, special premium inserts, and special projects.
Updating and redesigning print, video and web collateral as part of a corporate re-branding campaign. Incorporating Flash interactive animations into user-end experiences. Work on ordering guides and sales collateral.
Work on site for Stude-Becker Advertising and Communications. Update brochures, marketing materials, advertisements and a variety of other pieces for Insurance and Medical Companies. Create flash banner ads and modify websites using Dreamweaver CS5 and Flash CS5. Create/modify concepts for sales campaigns. Updated company website and launched 12/2.
Currently freelance for Stude-Becker on website and graphic design for key clients.
Design and manage a variety of print, video and digital media items for Schwan’s Consumer Brands. Frequently film and edit internal videos, design sales kits and external sales pieces, and specialty items. Storyboard, script, edit and provide soundtrack for videos, coordinate visual elements to create a unified brand vision. Some experience with animated videos and web design. Completed a course in Sharepoint Designer.
Film, capture and edit DV and HD video, coordinate visual elements, create motion graphics and soundtrack for video and encode in multiple formats for use on various platforms. Manage and design sales and circulation pieces for all print consumer and b2b magazines. Create web banners, buttons, emails and landing pages for various sites. Assist with special issues, media kits, interactive Flash sales pieces, editorial layouts and advertisements. Troubleshoot technical issues. Moved video editing facilities in-house, saving employer $80,000 per year.
Create and design advertisements and special sections for clients published in the Northfield News and the Area Shopper. Paginate paper, place advertising, edit and classified content in the paper and prepare for pre-production.
Program nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications. Member of Honors Society 2000-2004, Dean’s List 2003-2004, and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Gained extensive experience in photography, editing, layout, writing and design, as well as studies of recent culture, theory and law. Spent a year study abroad at University of Brighton; Brighton, England (2001-2002). Focus on international media and culture.