Graphic designer, production artist, studio manager. Specialties include publishing, workflow coordination, quality control assurance, and press-ready template creation for complex, high volume design work.
Past 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: Corporate, education, academic, litigation, scientific and advertisement styles. Versatility in both electronic publishing and mechanical paste up methods. Interactive PowerPoint and PDF presentations. Print Production: Creation and templating of books, brochures, catalogs, ads, direct mail, CD-ROMs, magazines, and multidisciplinary textbooks from pre-kindergarten to college level. Knowledge of 1, 2, 4 and 6 color printing techniques, annotated plates, die cuts, packaging, pre-press procedures, high resolution scanning, raster and vector artwork. Familiar with large format printing and preparation of laminated display boards. Typography: Typesetting, nested style sheets, page compositing, proofreading, copy editing, spec writing, XML. Visual Art: Pen and pencil illustration. Life drawing, draftsmanship, 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. Creation and maintenance of dynamic websites with optimized content. SOFTWARE InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro, QuarkXPress, Keynote, PowerPoint, Excel, Microsoft Word, FileMaker Pro, Final Cut Pro, DAZ Studio Pro, Pro Tools, Cubase SL, Mac OS X, Windows XP/7