Hartford City News Times
- �Prepared samples and advertisements discussing them with clients and supervisors and making necessary changes.
- �Executed daily operations of pagination, ad creation and web maintenance.
- �Used Adobe InDesign to layout pages and create ads.
- �Was instrumental in Special insert creation.
- �Determined size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and selected style and size of type.
- �Oversaw the office transition from Quark to InDesign.
- �Created designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.
- �Produced still and animated graphics for the website.
- �Oversaw the production of 1 daily newspaper, 2 weekly newspapers, and several miscellaneous monthly publications.
- �Developed negatives and prints to produce layout photographs, using negative and print developing equipment and tools.
- �Developed graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and websites.
- �Conferred with clients to discuss and determine layout design.
- �Reviewed final layouts and suggested improvements as needed.
- �Restructured, and improved the system's network
- �Responsible for final production of several newspapers
- �Trained as a pre-press operator