Develop websites, logo designs, branding/packaging designs. Launch campaign strategies through emails, events, & services. Keen on functionality and aesthetic when it comes to design. Utilize wide range of colors & typography for appropriate messages & appeal to specific audiences. Love motion graphics.

Work Samples

  • Phillipe Starck White Collection at MOMA

  • Websites

  • Packaging Design

Work History

SKILLS: Web and Graphic Design, Motion Graphics, HTML / CSS, HTML5/CSS3, Hand coding, Packaging, Illustration, Logo / Branding, Marketing, Advertising, Storyboarding, After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, JQuery, Javascript, Actionscript, Flash, InDesign, Sketching, Word & Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Lotus, MAC / PC. French Creole Speaker EXPERIENCE: FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER | BettyMedia & Various Companies | New York, NY | 07/05 – Present • Assist international business owners, professional artists, and individuals develop their professional image with new or updated branding, logo design, E-marketing, & advertising solutions. • Provided assistance on various projects to CEO’s & VP’s in publishing and finance. • Gathered, proofread & edited copy for web, television and print media. • Resolved issues on ad placement, color, and size between clients, agencies, & production team. Past clients: – Traders Magazine & Securities Industry News @ SourceMedia via Robert Half, Inc. – Janney Montgomery Scott, Lehman Brothers, Neuberger Berman via Advantage, Inc. – Robert Kiyosaki of “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” book signing & David Bach’s PBS Special via Learning Annex. MARKETING GRAPHIC/WEB DESIGN INTERN Times Square Alliance | New York, NY | 02/11 – 06/11 • Designed and updated advertisements for 2011 Taste of Times Square, food and music festival. • Independently design, produced marketing and promotional materials for events displayed in Times Square. • Created effective, high-quality advertising within budgets and brand guidelines. GRAPHIC / WEB DESIGN & DEVELOPER – INTERN Al Johnson Art Studio | New York, NY | 02/09 – 12/10 • Responsible for art direction, maintenance & updates on AlJohnsonArtStudio.com website. • Rebranded company’s identity with new business cards, letterheads & marketing materials. • Launched campaign strategies through emails, products, events, & services. WEB DESIGN – INTERN Redcats USA division: BrylaneHome | New York, NY | 08/09 – 03/10 • Designed, revised & coded weekly marketing e-mails and editorial content & banners on BrylaneHome.com website. • Collaborated directly with the BrylaneHome marketing team to maintain brand identity. PROGRAM COORDINATOR Pearson Learning (formerly known as FT Knowledge) | New York, NY | 01/08 – 12/08 • Oversaw, streamlined & launched educational materials, storyboards, & instructions on Q2 Social eLearning platform for clients in the financial sector. • Branded & designed client instructional manuals, graphs, and presentations for distribution in the classrooms. • Created and maintained streaming audio & videos, webinars, Web 2.0 eLearning tools, compression methods, file types, & formats. EDUCATION: FASHION INSTITUTE TECHNOLOGY State University of New York | New York, NY • Graphic Design, BFA | Minor in Art History | Graduating: (expected) 2013 • Communication Design, AAS | Dean’s List, GPA 3.64 | Graduated: 2011 • Phi Theta Kappa - Honor Society NEW YORK CONSERVATORY FOR DRAMATIC ARTS (formerly known as School for Film & TV) | New York, NY | Film, 2005 THE LEE STRASBERG THEATRE & FILM INSTITUTE New York, NY | Theatre, 2002

Education

Fashion Institute of Technology School for Film & Television

Specialties

Affiliations

Art Directors Club, Type Directors Club, American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP), Media Design Club @ FIT

Awards

Media Design Club @ FIT, Boston Globe Art Scholastic Silver Key Winner, 2000 North Shore Ice Skating Club Francis Memorial Award, English, French and French Creole

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