I am an award-winning professional with innovative design ideas and a proven track record of implementing and executing marketing plans that build successful brands.
Apr 2009 - Present
Walt Disney Animation Studios
C&S Sales / Dumont
ABC Television Group
Disney ABC Networks Group
Dec 2009 - Present
Jan 2004 - Mar 2009
Senior Manager, Print Design, Creative Services
Disney ABC Networks Group
Provide quality creative solutions to successfully meet clients’ budgets, timeline, branding and high expectations. Projects include advertising, events, directional signage, marketing and corporate materials, logo development, consumer materials, ebanners, web site design, newsletters and media kits. • Competed with external agencies for advertising and logo designs with a high rate of success.• Utilized my creativity and market savvy to design premiums for all channels with a clear understanding of the audience and client. • Awarded two Promax/BDA awards for designing the High School Musical Lunch box and the
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Organizer.• Was consistently chosen by Event Leads and Project Managers to work on their projects because of my
ability to creatively and consistently meet their needs and deadlines in a professional and friendly manner.
Dec 2002 - Jan 2004
Design Manager, Creative Services
Responsible for collaborating with marketing team and on-air Creative Director to design dynamic printed collateral materials, sell sheets, ebanners and consumer and trade advertising. • Oversaw multiple projects under tight deadlines.• Provided design direction to staff, freelance designers and worked closely with outside vendors.
Feb 2000 - Dec 2002
Senior Design Manager, Creative Resources
Fox Family Worldwide
Collaborated with marketing team to design brochures, trade and consumer advertising, outdoor signage, sell sheets, invitations, packaging, pitch books, logos and other promotional materials. • Provided design direction to staff and freelance designers, as well as art direction of photo shoots.
Apr 1997 - Feb 2000
Senior Designer, Creative Services
Film Roman, Inc.
• Designed consumer and trade print ads, style guides for King of the Hill and The Simpsons, sell sheets,
invitations, packaging, pitch materials, presentations and logos. • Worked closely with animators, show producers, executives, marketing and vendors.
Jun 1993 - Dec 1996
Team Leader, Malibu Comics
Marvel Entertainment Group Inc.
• Responsible for capturing tone and character branding based on editor's direction. • Directed a team of 15 artists and met tight publishing deadlines.