Norman Nicolas

Norman Nicolas

Portfolio

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Creative and Web Services

Methodist Hospital of Southern California

Introduced a community newsletter that has a circulation of 100,000 households in order to promote awareness of the hospital in the community and its services. Heads an effort to completely redesign the hospital’s web site to update and freshen it up as it opens it’s new $140 Million dollar tower. Manage the hospital’s brand as well as the look and feel of all collateral including web and social media. Work hand-in-hand with business development and PR find ways to improve market share. Work with freelance designers and vendors.

Sep 1998 - Present

Graphic Designer

SixEyeDesign

Freelance designer with various projects and disciplines.

Apr 2005 - Sep 2009

Creative Coordinator

Methodist Hospital of Southern California

Create and develop collateral that meets overall look and feel of the hospital according to its graphic standards. Assist in developing marketing/communication plans for the hospital. Meet with clients, directors and vendors as well as photographers, illustrators and printers. Attend press checks, conduct as well as directs photo and video shoots. Design collateral from start to finish. Manage the daily work flow of creative projects. Notables: Developed the graphic standards for the hospital.

Sep 2000 - Dec 2002

Graphic Designer I

Glendale Adventist Medical Center

Design annual reports, logos, tradeshow materials and other collateral such as brochures, single/multiple sheet fliers and newsletters. Manage the daily work flow of creative projects.

Dec 2002 - Sep 2000

Graphic Designer II

Glendale Adventist Medical Center

Collaborate with clients, directors and fellow designers as well as photographers, illustrators and printers to design award-winning pieces (HPRMA 2002 – 2005) Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Association. Attend press checks, conduct photo shoots as well as designing collateral from start to finish. Manage the daily work flow of creative projects.

Education

Education
Jun 1997 - Sep 2000

Bachelor of Science

Woodbury University

Skills

Skills

InDesign

Illustrator

WordPress

HTML, CSS

Photoshop

Graphic Design