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SKILLS

Tech:

llustrator CC
Photoshop CC
InDesign CC
Acrobat
Lightroom
After Effects
Dreamweaver
HTML/CSS
Microsoft Office

Design:

Brand Identity
Typography
Print
Layout
Web

EDUCATION

BFA in Visual Communications

University of Arizona
1999-2004

SUMMARY

I bring 12 years of graphic design expertise to my current role as Creative Director of Fine Line Graphics & Design. Sharing my expertise and collaborating with creative teams to drive unique visual solutions is my passion. I work to develop strong cross-functional relationships with designers, production artists and printers to ensure strong end-to-end delivery on creative.

EXPERIENCE

Creative Director | FineLine Graphics & Design | 2006-Present

  • Create design concepts, art direction, digital retouching, and production graphics for Fortune 500 corporate companies including NetApp, Cisco Systems, Plantronics, NVIDIA, and Genentech.
  • Manage a creative team in the development and implementation of brand strategies for various projects.
  • Work closely with clients and our team to drive creative and ensure implementation is aligned with strategic objectives and client needs.
  • Responsible for the update and redesign of the company website.

Freelance Designer | Green Bits | 2014-2017

  • Concepted and designed corporate company logo.
  • Created and produced the Green Bits brand identity guidelines along with business cards, mail campaign flyers, event and booth signage.

Creative Director | Light Smart Wear | 2015-2016

  • Responsible for the rebranding of the original company FOSLabs to Light Smart Wear.
  • Created, developed, and over saw the design of materials ranging from flyers, large banners, packaging, icons, and UI design for the LSW App.

Freelance Designer/Production Artist | Exponent Partners | 2013, 2015-2016

  • Designed an 8 page white paper, a client success story, and created a working success story template.
  • Developed the look and feel for their Exponent Case Management App which included a web header, App tile, and 4 jpegs of how the App works.
  • Updated their Professional Services Consulting App on the Salesforce App Exchange, bringing it into full adherence of their new brand guidelines.

Contract Production Artist | VMware | 2011-2013

  • HTML production, OFT and text creation, while maintaining graphic and HTML standards.

Freelance Designer | Outright.com | 2009-2012

  • Graphic design, art direction, and production graphics for print collateral projects.
  • Produced and maintained consistent graphic and typographic standards for banners, large signage, handouts, and business cards.