- Lake Forest IL
- [email protected]
Art director/designer accomplished in creating compelling digital and print brand experiences seeks agency or client side role where design excellence and attention to detail makes a critical difference.
Experience creating B2B and B2C marketing and advertising.
Fluent in all aspects of brand identity systems including web, email, social, in-store and print communications from creative sessions, production, layout, design, proofing, editing, photography, and overall quality control with attention to detail.
Adept in all aspects of design process from concept to finish: ideating, branding, market research, photo shoots and production staff management.
Skilled in PC/Mac Operating Systems, Microsoft Office, Google, Adobe Creative Cloud 2014: Acrobat XI, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Muse and Dreamweaver.
Create and design corporate collateral materials, advertising campaigns, marketing plans, e-Business/e-Commerce solutions, website design, and social media for various organizations
Company and product branding, concepts, design, production, sourcing, copywriting, content management plans, inter-departmental collaboration and photography
Extensive pro bono work for community organizations since 2009, including marketing publications for The Spirit of 67 Foundation and LEAD
Designed and maintained e-Commerce website
Created email marketing campaigns, product photography and editing, e-commerce website design and content
Responsible for concept and design of advertising and collateral for national B2B organizations
Created ad campaigns and promotions, new product brands and re-branding, sales programs, fact/sell sheets, trade show materials and booth designs
Managed photo shoots, press checks, production staff, freelance illustrators and copywriters
Fluent in all aspects of campaigns, projects: creative sessions, client presentations, layout and design, proofing and quality control, vendor coordination, photography, paper specification, direct mail programs, point-of-purchase displays, website graphics, promotions, annual reports, prepress, film and press checks/plate changes for high volume distribution/mass circulation
Lead team in strategic development of all Bagwell Agency marketing and advertising
1995 The Art Institute of Dallas - Most Outstanding Portfolio