(Freelance/Contract work) Main contact and Art Director for clients including city organizations, multi-billion dollar companies and small start-up shops. I’ve created new brand identities, packaging and other print material ranging from business cards to billboards, web ads, web designs (UI/UX) and overseeing the build of custom websites.
Responsible for multiple design projects including complete website designs for 2 separate websites, static and animated web ads, print ads and other misc. supporting marketing material for web and print.
Worked on maintaining brand guidelines while creating engaging and informative ads for international brands such as Nestle, Nokia, John Deere, Kimberly Clark and Sherwin Williams. In my few months there I created hundreds of ads for digital and print ranging in size from 3.5in x 5in to 47ft billboards.
Efficiently led a design team of three through hundreds of direct mail pieces in a fast-paced environment. Responsible for overseeing all print material from concept through delivery of print ready file (pre-press). Successfully completed over 1,000 marketing pieces (several million printed) in five years. Senior Designer • 2010 - 2012 Led design team through hundreds of print pieces and created all company marketing materials including award winning (GD USA) self promotion packaging. Junior Designer • 2008 - 2010 Successfully designed and pre-pressed several hundred pieces of direct mail in a fast-paced environment. Formats ranged from 6in x 4in postcards to multi-fold 8.5in x 27in.
Graphic Design & Advertising