Extensive working experience as a print and digital Graphic Designer and Photographer with BFA
Experienced print or digital design and project management of marketing collateral, magazines, websites and catalogsfor publishers, retail and B2B as a Graphic Designer, Art Director, Photographer, Image Processor and Coordinator. I have collaborated with a variety of clients, companies, advertisers and agencies designing following brand style guides and deadlines.
Creative print and digital design production and coordination of advertising, marketing collateral, editorial, pre-press, branding, logos, banners, info graphics, typography, packaging, point of purchase, trade show materials, presentations, commercial photography, image processing, retouching and reconstruction.
Website maintenance and development with HTML, CSS, PHP, content management systems WordPress, Shopify, responsive web design, rich media design, SEO, social media, analytics, project management, Trello, email-campaigns, MailChimp, Constant Contact, PowerPoint presentations and MS Office.
A positive team member experienced in communication, organization, coordination, direction and execution with attention to detail of multiple deadline projects.
Youngstown State University Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
Linkedin: Certified Adobe Creative Cloud print and web applications including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Animate, XD, Premiere Pro and several more.
Freelance – Contract – January 2000 – Present
Graphic & Web Design
Graphic design and production of print and digital, ads, brochures, email, e-commerce, web design and development, logos, presentations, photography, image processing and project management.
Contract Graphic Designer – PMA Advertising, 80-Twenty, Expo Marketing and others.
Peninsula Publishing – August 2015 – June 2016
Art Director and Graphic Artist
Designer of magazines, website design and development and maintenance, ads, brochures, proposals, media kits, billboards, planning, coordinating and delegation.
Travelers Club luggage – January 2014 – June 2014
Graphic Designer and Photographer
Print and Web Design of B to B sales and marketing materials, print and web design, catalogs, proposals, sales sheets, packaging, hang tags, product fabric mock-ups, trade show banners, photography and video production.
American Honda Corporate – Dec. 2011 – April 2012
Coordinator, Multimedia Graphic Designer
Graphic design of print and interactive magazines, photography, video and design of various communication materials for Honda Parts and Service and Acura, participated in development team meetings planning website updates, archive, support and training. Contract DSS Staffing.
Mission Viejo News – October 2010 – April 2011
Advertising Art Director, Graphic and Web Designer
Art Director and Graphic Designer, client communications, ad design, media kits, brochures and marketing materials.
Cycle News – October 2007 – July 2008
Graphic Designer & Art Director
Graphic Designer and Art Director of Personal Watercraft Illustrated print and digital magazines. Designed pagination, ads, brochures, logos, promotional materials, delegation and coordination. Team designer for Cycle News.
ProMedia Publishing – April 2004 – April 2007
Advertising Art Director & Graphic Artist
Drag Racing event magazines and promotional advertising design, logos, brochures, point of purchase, trade show, media kits, posters, cards, web banners, web maintenance, traffic coordination, ad tracking, troubleshoot and repair.
Ski Limited – September – 2001 – May 2003
Catalog Photographer & Graphic Artist
Catalog and ecommerce photography and production. Photography of products and models using digital cameras.
Bike Nashbar – September 1998 – September 2001
Catalog Photographer & Graphic Artist
Catalog and ecommerce photography and production. Photography of products and models for reproduction using Megavision digital equipment.
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