Houssam Hawwa

  • Jeddah Saudi Arabia
Houssam Hawwa

Work History

Work History
Mar 2008 - Present

Art Director

Self Employed

All kind of designs & printing, Decoration, Website Design & Teaching Graphics.

Feb 2007 - Mar 2008

Graphic Designer

HIGHER GRAPHICS

1. Designing books’ covers, flyers, logos.

2. Directing magazines & books.

3. Calligraphy scripting for book titles. 

Jan 2006 - Jul 2007

Teacher & Salesman

ACT College - Grapheast Lebanon

1. Teaching Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign. 2. Teaching Microsoft Windows & Office for Beginner & Advanced classes. 3. Instructing MS Office for blind people. 4. Adobe products support & sale (Grapheast).

Jan 2006 - Jul 2006

Art Director

Jedian Co.

1. Supervising the “Printing & Designing” department. 2. Controlling all creative, media & printing products.

Mar 2005 - Dec 2005

Graphic Designer & Engraving Machines Operator

Roland Maher Adada

1. Designing & following up sign boards until they are completed. 2. Training clients on engraving, laser & printing machines.

Feb 2004 - Feb 2005

Graphic Designer

ALWAN Printing Press

1. Supervising the “Printing & Designing” department. 2. Controlling all creative, media & printing products.

Mar 2001 - Apr 2003

Graphic Designer

DOCULAND COPY CENTER

1. Designing books’ covers, flyers, brochures, signboards, posters & logos.2. Designing graduates’ senior projects.3. Directing magazines & books.

Jan 1998 - Feb 2000

Graphic Designer

LE MONDE WORLD PRINTING CENTER

1. Designing flyers, brochures, signboards, posters & logos.

Education

Education
Jan 2007 - Apr 2007

Certification/diploma, Microsoft Unlimited Potential Certified Trainer

PICTA Academy

Microsoft Unlimited Potential Certified Trainer

Sep 2004 - Sep 2006

Bachelors in Business Administration

Schiller International University
Sep 2001

High school

Makassed Schools

Skills

Skills

Computer Software & Hardware

  IBM Macintosh Quark Xpress Corel Draw     Adobe (Professional): Professional Photoshop InDesign Illustrator     Macromedia (Intermediate): Flash Dreamweaver     Microsoft (Professional): Word Excel PowerPoint Outlook Access Front Page     Pre-press working out files     3D Work (Professional): Live Interior 3D - pro Google Sketch Up - pro Cinema 4D R12 Realflow 2012       Laser, Engraving and Printing Machines Skills   * EGX30 * EGX300 * MDX40 * LTTIII * Jewella * Vinyl Cutter * All Roland Printing Machines         Free Hand Skills:   * Drawing * Painting * Calligraphy         

Objective

Seeking a position to utilize my work experience skills where I can improve my prospects by working in a professional organization that would welcome growth & development. 

Personal Qualifications

* Self-starter and productive even when working under pressure.

* Good overall communication skills (verbal & written).

* Competent in communicating with people at all levels.

* Capability of advancement & progress within the work environment.

* Ability of problem solving & understanding.

* Efficient in working independently & within a team.

* Experienced in managing public relations.

* Devoted to achieving all goals & aims.

* Posses a strong personality.  

Languages

* Fluent in English & Arabic

* Beginner in French 

Interest

* Photography

* Karate

* Body Building

* Playing lute (Oud)

* Playing guitar

* Writing

* Reading 

Services

1- Interior Design

2- Web Design

3- Graphic Design:

- Books: cover, inside, editing..etc - Magazine - Corporate Identity - logo

- BC - Letter Head - Envelope - Folder - Flyer - Brochure - Packaging - Promotion Package - Stands - Signboard: 3D, Flex..etc - Mall - Campaign - Exhibition - Light & Laser Show

Portfolio

http://hotfile.com/dl/122294425/8fe218f/Portfolio_2011.zip.html

Portfolio