Matthew O'dell

Matthew O'dell


• Five years of design experience in a position of increasing responsibility supporting clients       that include Coca-Cola, Wrigley’s Gum, Cadbury Adams and Pioneer Gas Stations

• Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Flash, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, CorelDRAW, Corel Painter and Microsoft Office software on both Macintosh and Windows platforms

• Skilled in both computer-generated and hand-drawn art

• Able to formulate and design fresh, innovative concepts and multitask under minimal supervision

• Experienced with performing hardware and software upgrades

Work History

Work History

Freelance Graphic Designer

odieodell Designs

• Responsible for client interaction, job estimates, project management, project design,       production and invoicing

• Clients included large and small businesses, self-employed professionals and bands

• Working under aggressive deadlines and budgets required high degree of efficiencyand organizational skills

May 2006 - Jan 2009

Graphic Artist

The Marketing Department Inc.

• Responsible for creating design concepts and layouts for large-output posters, ads, banners,       POS, signs, brochures and pamphlets for clients that include Coca-Cola, Wrigley’s Gum,       Cadbury Adams, Pioneer Gas Stations, Gateway Newsstands and music bands

• Managed multiple jobs under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

• Worked with outside vendors to order new supplies and schedule service calls

• Over saw daily operation and repairs of the printers(Konica Minolta C5500, Epson 10000 & Rowland Prosolve)


Sep 2003 - Apr 2006

Advanced Graphic Design Diploma

Fanshawe College of Applied Arts