Comp and Mockup Artist Presentation Designer Packaging Production Artist Full Adobe CS6 Available Fulltime or Freelance

Work Samples

  • Pharmaceutical Marketing Comps

  • Cosmetic Packaging and Retail Display Constructions

  • Presentation Design

Work History

Frank Lekstutis 214 Seidman Avenue Staten Island, NY 10312 718 967 9043 (home) 917 572 4366 (cell) eMail: Frank@Lekstutis.com Portfolio: www.Lekstutis.com/Frank Comp Artist with Digital Production expertise What I Do: Create comps for Advertising, Direct Marketing, Branding and Packaging Develop, build and install elaborate advertising presentations Operate and troubleshoot a wide range of mounting systems and wide format printers Have great Adobe CS6 design and production skills Create package prototypes at all levels from production dummies to broadcast quality Build wall-size working prototypes of in-store retail displays Invent unique machines and electronics for presentation use Shoot in-house photography with retouching and 3D depictions in Photoshop History: Freelance Currently mcgarrybowen- 4x8 1/2” Gator Mounts and Constructions, Presentation Installations and Bookbinding Color by Number- Package Comps for Victoria’s Secret Digitas, Saatchi & Saatchi, Sudler & Hennesey- Hand Bound Presentation Books with Popups and Inclusions Orange & Blue Design Group- Comps, Photography, 3D Renderings, CS6 Templates for John Varvatos Microessential Laboratories- Giant Scale Mockups, Powerpoint for Tradeshows Rapp Collins Direct May 2005-February 2010 Presentation Studio Manager Staff of Two, plus Freelancers (Very Hands-On) Unique presentations, custom boxes, bookbinding, magnetics, electronics and pop-ups Direct Marketing, Branding and Packaging prototypes, production templates, photography, interior design Merck, Mercedes, Bank of America, Macy’s, Bayer, Medco, Viagra, Glaxo Smith Kline Freelance 1990-2005 Creative Comps- Broadcast and reproduction quality prototype packages for Avon and Nickelodeon Graphic Visions Group- Highly finished package and display comps for Loreal, Ralph Lauren and Victoria’s Secret BBDO- Elaborate presentations and hand made marketing package prototypes Ted Bates/141- Digital and traditional prototypes and templates for display and publication J. Walter Thompson- Presentations and direct marketing prototypes McCann Erickson- Hands-on artist for presentations and models Ammirati Puris Lintas- Mechanical production & traditional comps Peter Pan Records- Designed, wrote and produced audio and video packaging, promotion & displays Touchscreen Media- Retouching and splash screens for Star Trek CD-ROM Teknekron/Reuters- Designed complete identity package The Bloom Agency May 1985-February 1990 Studio Manager, Staff of Eight (Very Hands-On) Branding, Packaging, Promotion and Advertising for Alfa Romeo, Carlsberg Beer, Libby’s, Pentax, Sandoz Matthieu Gerfen & Bresner January 1982-May 1985 Studio Manager, Staff of Six (Very Hands-On) Branding, Packaging, Promotion and Advertising for Perrier, Amaretto diSaronno, Remy Martin, Moosehead Beer Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts Hofstra University, School of Visual Arts, New York University Multimedia Center Software: Adobe CS6, Powerpoint, Basic HTML, Acrobat

Education

School of Visual Arts Hofstra University

Specialties

Affiliations

AIGA, Artworks

Awards

"The MacGyver Of Comps" -Tom Muratore

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