Christine Saracco

Christine Saracco

Interest

Photography

Sailing

Fitness

Summary

• Several years in the graphic design industry Design and implementation of logos, business cards, brochures and websites Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite Extensive background with Macintosh computers and operating systems Able to multi-task effectively Reliable and professional work ethic

Work History

Work History

Burton Snowboards

Advertising Manager/Designer

Established an in-house advertising and art department. Designed annual brochures for use as direct mail pieces to the consumer mailing list. Coordinated the flow of work between Burton, typesetter, photographer, separator and printer.Provided and designed all printed matter for the U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships held annually. This included four-color programs; two-color and four-color posters; two-color banners, flags and bibs.Provided and designed all printed matter for the Burton dealer network which consisted of 1500 dealers nationwide. These print jobs included: two-color programs; one and two-color envelopes; order forms and a two-color newsletter printed quarterly.

The Lane Press

Graphic Designer/Technical Support

Graphic DesignCollaborated with marketing department on a variety of projects. Responsible for concept and design for brochures, invitations, stickers, corporate identity pieces, local and national advertising. Also worked with IT department to develop graphics for website.Technical SupportCommunicate solutions to problems customers may have in creation of electronic files as well as problems that may arise at time of output. Requirements include good communication skills, proficiency in QuarkXpress, Illustrator, Photoshop and file transfer applications as well as a solid understanding of the pre-press environment.

Resolution, Inc.

Graphic Designer

Resolution, Inc. provides post production, mastering, authoring, encoding, print, and design services for clients such as CBS, Discovery, A & E and WGBH. My responsibilities were in menu design, as well as packaging design for DVD wrap and disc art.

I was also responsible for all collateral print design and implementation, which included two and four-color corporate identity projects and development of a new corporate logo. On the web side, I designed conceptual web pages as well as provided banners and ads to be used on websites. I was also responsible for photographing product for websites.

Education

Education

Associates

Harcum Jr. College

Evening classes

Champlain College

Evening classes

Skills

Skills

Mac OS

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe InDesign