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New York, NY
New York, NY
Experienced Graphic Designer looking for long-term employment.
Environmental and Signage Design
DESIGN EXPERIENCE: HARKESS-ORD Design Manager and Graphic Designer • April 2010 - Present • New York, NY Harkess-Ord is an international design, engineering and brand implementation firm in NYC. MY RESPONSIBILITIES: working both independently and collaboratively to deliver an environmental graphics program from proposal to installation. PROVEN EXPERIENCE: Developing and maintaining strong client relationships; acting as a point of contact for clients, vendors, engineers and project managers; designing a graphics program within an existing brand’s parameters as well as conceptualizing and designing new graphic systems; preparing comprehensive wayfinding plans, sign families and guidelines; researching, designing and presenting new proposals. CLIENTS: Oracle, BNY Mellon, Morgan Stanley, Citibank, Allstate, Actavis/Allergan, Smith & Nephew, MasterCard, E*trade, Salesforce TWO TWELVE ASSOCIATES Freelance Designer • Jan 2010 • New York, NY Wayfinding, Information, Identity and Publication Design Firm. MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Designing transportation map to New Meadowlands Sports Complex which includes Giants Stadium, Meadowlands Racetrack and Izod Sports Center. Map will be used for US World Cup bid package and as the official transportation map for New Meadowlands. ROLL, BARRESI AND ASSOCIATES Designer • Jan 2008 - Sept 2009 • Cambridge, MA Wayfinding, signage and environmental graphics design firm MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Designing signage, maps and environmental graphics from design proposal to fabrication; rendering designs using 2D and 3D programs for presentations; preparing contract drawings, technical specifications and design standards for fabrication CLIENTS: Boston University, Harvard University, Museum of Fine Arts, Bryn Athyn Historic District, Marquette Law, Roger Williams University, Johnson & Wales University, Medical College of Georgia FRCH DESIGN WORLDWIDE Specialty Themed Retail Intern • June - Sept 2005 • Cincinnati, OH International Architecture and Design Firm MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Sketching and developing brand Identities; building concept boards and material specification books; image adjusting; 3D and 2D rendering of architectural and interior layouts; brand research; creating graphics proposals; designing material for client presentations CLIENTS: Sylvan Learning, Baby’s R Us, Lenscrafters, Sunglass Hut, Fifth Third Bank, Yum! Brands, Disney Retail, Nike, Coca Cola (design proposal), McDonalds (design proposal) RISD RES LIFE OFFICE Graphic Designer • June 2003- June 2006 • Providence, RI Responsibilities: Designing posters and resource materials for the Office of Residence Assistance GENERAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: MACY’S INC Management, Visual Display Associate, Internet Service Associate Oct 2006 - Dec 2007 • Boston, MA, Cincinnati, OH MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Internet service representative for Macy’s Inc emails in Cincinnati. I moved to Boston where I continued working for Macy’s designing and constructing their holiday displays and transitioned into the store management program. RISD RES LIFE OFFICE Assistant To The Area Coordinator • Aug 2005 - June 2006 • Providence RI MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Setting up a newsletter, administrative duties, creative brainstorming, creating new programming, liaison between Resident Assistants and Area Coordinator RISD RES LIFE OFFICE Resident Assistant • Aug 2003 - June 2006 • Providence RI MY RESPONSIBILITIES: Build community in dormitories, provide information, liaison between students and administration.