Efficient Graphic Designer with five-year experience in all traditional print and web design production. Possess strong conceptual skills and ability to execute design concepts through a variety of mediums to produce effective and eye-catching materials and visual outcomes. Quick thinker, problem solver, detail oriented and very personable. Strong commitment to client relationships and mission goals. Highly motivated individual who takes direction well while meeting tight deadlines in fast paced environments.
Apr 2009 - Present
Freelance Graphic Designer / Production Assistant
Jay Seth Photography
• Executed various aspects of wedding album layout design including file manipulation, digital retouching and color correction using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. • Prepared and uploaded digital photos to be sent to photo labs and for review on the web.
Oct 2006 - Mar 2009
Graphic Designer / Web Producer
• Designed effective marketing materials with proven ability to incorporate marketing principals to drive innovative solutions. • Demonstrated ability to conceptualize, design and execute innovative designs that meet specific target for corporate and client audiences. • Delivered client graphics for marketing collateral and product while meeting their brand standards and guidelines. • Established in-house graphic standards and guidelines for IncentOne while successfully reaching audiences with a consistent brand identity. • Created all strategic marketing campaign materials such as direct mailers, catalogs/guides, magazine layouts/inserts, trade-show displays and advertisements. • Collaborated with I.T. in design of email blasts, landing pages, user interface, Flash animated banners and training demos and web graphics. • Collaborated with Marketing, Sales, I.T. and PR departments to revamp, redesign and optimize websites to enhance company website look and feel to reach marketing objectives. • Possessed solid knowledge and understanding of pre-press, separation and printing.
Apr 2004 - Jul 2006
Graphic Designer / Web Designer
RIX Entertainment Magazine/QSI Media
• Concepted and executed creative for online DM campaigns (including emails, flash banners, etc) and offline collateral (print, etc) for both clients and RIX. • Executed various aspects of production and publishing including digital retouching, image editing, special effects, file manipulation and layout. • Designed large format prints (ie backdrops and signage) for tradeshows and clients. Oversaw intern design projects and managed workflow.