Summary

More than 15 years of creative experience in positions demanding high level creative, organizational, administrative and interpersonal skills. Adept at creating distinctive graphic designs and brand identities covering a diverse range of print media while meeting the needs of clients, project requirements and budgets.

Impeccable, superior, well-organized, creative...These are just some of the words her clients use to describe the talents of veteran graphic designer Carla Person. After graduating from The Art Institute of Atlanta, Carla joined the creative department of Georgia Public Television where she designed brochures, annual reports, posters and on air graphics that increased the company's visibility in the television market. From there, she gained valuable creative and supervisory skills in corporate design and communications at Cool People Entertainment. She provides brand consistent designs for the company's identity in the film industry.

Work History

Work History

Graphic Designer

Georgia Public Television

Georgia Public Television is a 9 station television network serving Atlanta & all of Georgia.

•Developing design briefs by gathering information and data to clarify design issues; thinking creatively to produce new ideas; using innovation to redefine a design brief and meet the constraints of cost, time and client; worked in a team, with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers, account executives, website designers and marketing specialists; Produce still graphics for on-air and taped portions of television broadcasts, using electronic video equipment.

•Responsible for creative direction and professional look of all design components (including Preview guide design, annual reports, program guides, photography and print production) for publications distributed to well over 50,000 members.

Graphic Designer

Southwestern Athletic Conference

SWAC is the Southwestern Athletic Conference football teams covering 10 colleges.

•          Produce still graphics for on-air and taped portions of football television broadcasts.

Graphic Design Consultant

Cool People Entertainment

Cool People Entertainment is a video production, photography, music, screenplay company.

•Concepting, layout, design, typesetting and art production. Coordinate print production. Develop advertising concepts and designs into final art for dvd covers, cd covers and posters.

Jan 2000 - Present

Art Director / Graphic Designer

Three24Design Studio

Education

Education
Jan 1997 - Dec 1999

Associates of Arts Degree

The Art Institute of Atlanta

Skills

Skills

Illustrator

InDesign

PhotoShop

QuarkXpress

PC Platform

Mac OSX Platform

Portfolio