Design Specialties: Print and digital publishing in the commercial, technical, financial, and educational markets. Multimedia PowerPoint and Keynote presentations in the commercial, financial and litigation markets. Production Specialties: Template creation, maintenance of style and branding guidelines, project supervision and workflow coordination, pre-press quality control.
Prior project work includes: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Scholastic, Oxford University, Cambridge University Press, Elsevier Science, Wadsworth, Pearson/Prentice Hall, Addison-Wesley, Bedford/St. Martin’s, Wiley & Sons, Harcourt, Houghton Mifflin, The World Bank, several top Fortune 500 companies and major law firms. Full resume available on request. DISCIPLINES Graphic Design: Full design and production of trade books, financial reports, pitch books, brochures, catalogs, advertisements, product packaging, magazines, and multidisciplinary textbooks from pre-kindergarten to college level. PowerPoint and Keynote presentations incorporating animation, multimedia, and Excel data visualization. Photo editing and technical illustrations. Corporate, education, academic, litigation, and advertising styles. Print Production: Quality control, pre-press procedures, high resolution scanning, creation of raster and vector artwork, annotated plates, die cuts, packaging. Large format printing and preparation of laminated display boards. Typography: Typesetting, templating, page compositing, nested style sheets, proofreading, copy editing, spec writing. Visual Art: Technical illustrations, infographics, data visualization, drafting, life drawing, cartooning. Photography: Stills, film and animation, photo retouching, color correction, image editing and special effects, audio/visual engineering, dark room procedures. Web Design: HTML5, CSS3, Twitter Bootstrap, integration of Photoshop design comps. SOFTWARE Expert proficiency: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro, PowerPoint, Keynote, QuarkXPress, Microsoft Word. Basic proficiency: Microsoft Excel, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, DAZ Studio, Pro Tools, Cubase. Cross platform: Mac OS X, Windows XP/10.