I believe that design is an integral part of business
that should not be overlooked.
Husqvarna Group, Graphic Designer 12.08 - Present
Consumer packaging, product brochures, ads, POP kits, signage, displays, on product graphics and line review support material.
Brands: Husqvarna, RedMax, Dixon, Poulan Pro, Poulan and Weed Eater
Special Clients: Walmart, Home Depot, Lowe's, Tractor Supply, Sears, Kmart and Husqvarna Dealers
Uniden America Corporation, Art Director 3.06 - 7.08
Concept and design work: consumer packaging, web support graphics, tradeshow graphics, product brochures / spec sheets, pop displays. Worked closely in a creative team to strategically develop innovative concepts and designs to support the Uniden brand. Handled multiple projects simultaneously from concept to print. Coordinated, art directed photography and digital retouching with outside vendors. Worked within budget restrictions, handled quotes, purchase orders and invoices.
Special Clients: Target, Walmart, Sam’s Club, Costco, Best Buy, Staples
Kendall Creative Shop, Graphic Design Intern 6.04 - 8.04
Designed an identity for the Dallas St. Thomas Aquanias’ Fiesta event. (Logo, letterhead, and t-shirt). Helped assist in the concepting of the September issue of Rough Magazine.
University of North Texas, 2005
BFA in Communication Design with a Minor in Marketing
Proficient in Illustrator CS6, Photoshop CS6, Acrobat 9, InDesign CS6, Microsoft Office
Experience includes art directing product photography, digital retouching, press checks; Concepting, typographical design and layout; Ability to maintain organization of multiple projects and meeting deadlines; Positive attitude under strict deadlines.