I am a graphic designer with 25 years experience in design. I have worked on projects for hi-tech companies as well as different organizations, publishers and the consumer market. I have worked in several types of studios both here and in the States.
Please feel free to contact me so we can discuss how I can help you on your next project. You can also see more of my work at: www.davidyaphe.weebly.com/
DAVID L. YAPHE
42 Shaulson Street, Apt 8, Jerusalem 95400 Israel
Sept 07-present Ericom Software Jerusalem, Israel
Graphic Designer for all in-house promotional material for print and web and product user-interface graphics
May 06 – Sept 07 IDT Global Services Jerusalem, Israel
Project Manager for graphics and localization
February 06 – April 06 Mishpacha Magazine Jerusalem, Israel
Layout and design of magazine articles and covers.
August 05 – January 06 Hamodia Jerusalem, Israel
Layout of newspaper articles and features.
July 04 – Feb. 05 Simcha Publishing Company Jerusalem, Israel
Graphic Designer, for publishing house. Responsibilities include: design and production of books, ads, and other promotional material. Client contact.
October 98 – July 04 Ben Gasner Design Studio Jerusalem, Israel
Graphic Designer, Studio Manager of art department for graphic design firm. Responsibilities included: design and production of various projects including logos, brochures, books, newsletters; trafficking of work. Worked and coordinated with other designers. Client contact through many stages of the project.
Sept. 94 – Sept. 96 Kadima Design New York, NY
Owner/Art Director for graphic design studio. Responsibilities included: sales, running design studio, design and production of various projects including logos, brochures, newsletters, annual reports and point-of-purchase displays.
October 91 – August 94 Excelsior Graphics, Inc. New York, NY
Graphic Designer, Studio and Computer Systems Manager of Art Department for print brokerage firm. Responsibilities included: design and production of various projects including logos, brochures, newsletters and annual reports; trafficking of work; maintaining Macintosh network; trouble-shooting.
December 88 – March 91 Tribich Design Associates, Inc. New York, NY
Graphic Designer and Computer Systems Manager for corporate communications firm. Responsibilities included: design and production of brochures and newsletters on Macintosh as well as running and maintaining a computer network.
July 87 – December 88 Glassman Design Associates, Inc. New York, NY
Assistant Studio Manager for corporate communications firm. Responsibilities included: assisting art directors with comps and mechanicals, type specing, supervising freelancers.
September 85 – July 87 Environetics International, Inc. New York, NY
Produced corporate graphics for architectural/interior design firm for in-house applications and client presentations. Responsibilities included: production of newsletters, standardization of corporate stationery and business forms, development of slide presentations, creation of diagrams and charts, type specing, photography.
1983 - 1985 Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
1980 - 1983 Rockland Community College, Suffern, NY
Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design
1979 - 1980 State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY
Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Freehand, QuarkXPress, ImageReady, DreamWeaver, Flash, PageMaker, Dimensions, Ray Dream Designer, GoLive, Pagemill, TextureScape, LogoMotion, Bryce
RIT Dean's List 1983-1984 and 1984-1985 Academic Years. Graduated with Honors.
1984 and 1985 Student Honors Exhibit, RIT.
1984 Design Today Exhibit, Illinois State University.
RCC Academic Honors.
References available upon request.