Work Samples

  • Gretsch Drums RN57 Window Sticker

  • Bowling Party Flyer

  • Mark Schulman Drum Clinic Poster

Work History

Eric Kelly 209 New Road Tolland, CT 06084 Education: Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT Bachelor of Arts in Graphic/Information Design, Spring 2007, (3.53 GPA) Minor in Marketing Manchester Community College, Manchester, CT Associates of Science in General Studies, Spring 2001 Certificate in Microcomputer Processing, Spring 2001 Technical Proficiencies: • Mac • Windows • Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom, Acrobat • QuarkXPress • Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint Design Proficiencies: • Advertisements • Catalog layout • Brochures • Posters • Flyers Work Experience: Voya Financial, Windsor, CT March 2014–Present Traffic & Production Coordinator/Graphic Designer • Traffic Projects and coordinate schedules for the Voya rebranding group. • Reroute jobs and create reports to determine job ownership and track progress. • Pre-Production prep for e-media and print distribution within InDesign. • Rebrand ING U.S. marketing materials to Voya Financial. • Create new Voya Financial marketing materials. KMC Music, Bloomfield, CT November 2007–February 2014 Graphic Designer • Produced sell sheets, brochures, posters and flyers • Communicated with marketing managers to establish project goals and deadlines • Aided in the design and layout of a 700 page KMC Music dealer catalog • Packaged and prepare files for off-site printer services • Uploaded and cataloged product photography • Assisted graphics manager with setting up and shooting product photos • Prepared images for use in print and web media The Stanley Works, New Britain, CT January 2007–July 2007 Graphic Design Intern • Was responsible for creating and updating sell sheets, catalogs, price lists and advertisements • Forwarded logos and product images to departments within the company and product distributors • Prepared images to be used by senior designers • Uploaded and cataloged product imagery Military Experience: Connecticut Air National Guard, East Granby, CT March 1998–March 2001 (Honorable Discharge) Information Management Specialist • Completed drill roster and military payment scheduling United States Navy September 1994–August 1997 (Honorable Discharge) Plane Captain • Performed pre and post flight inspections of F/A-18 aircraft • Trained junior personnel in acquiring Plane Captain qualifications