Work History

Work History
Dec 1997 - Present

Freelance graphic designer

Auryaun

Providing design services to arts, entertainment, and independent professionals throughout Silicon Valley and beyond since 1997. I understand the needs of the individual entrepreneur, musician and artist and have a unique ability to express your identity visually. I am a highly trained artist in a variety of disciplines, as well as design, Web, new media, and photography. I have that hard-to-find, "at your service" attitude that makes my clients enjoy working with me year after year. I will apply myself to your project with the same energy and sense of commitment that you apply to your career.

Apr 2005 - Jun 2010

Designer

Ernst & Young LLP

Designer for internal shared services agency. Design of proposals, newsletters, eBanners, Flash animations, presentations, plasma displays, full-page ads, icons, logos, fliers, posters, brochures. Most work printed and finished in-house. Set up and working of small photography studio for semi-regular portrait sessions. Occasional press checks and external vendor management.

Aug 2002 - Feb 2003

Graphic designer

AMD

Contract employee for the Creative Services group. Worked closely with writers and production staff to create brochures, POP, trade show signage, fliers, data sheets and other types of print collateral.

Aug 1996 - Dec 1997

Retail Channel Marketing Specialist

Symantec Corporation

Coordinate the Americas Retail Channel Marketing programs, which included creating special builds, working with packaging design, fulfillment houses and printers. Worked closely with Creative Services designers to create stickers, rebate pads, shelf talkers, floor talkers and other retail outlet signage. Kept track of product count through all retail channels from warehouse to distributor to store.

Education

Education

Graphic Arts

De Anza College

Graphic Design

Foothill College

Fine Arts

Las Positas College

Skills

Skills

Charcoal

Pen and ink

Watercolor

Drawing (traditional)

Photography

HTML

Deamweaver

Flash

Illustrator

InDesign

Photoshop