Marketing-minded communication designer with extensive startup experience and a strong interest in brand development. Not limited by job description to take initiative and an entrepreneurial approach to problem solving. Experience in technology, military and industrial markets.
Currently expanding formal education into web development. Combined with my current experience I would like to be able to further assist firms in building their brand.
RMT, Inc., Tempe, AZ 2007-2009
Creators of rugged mobile computing solutions.
Marketing Communications Coordinator
Created branding standards during merger, created marketing materials, managed trade show logistics, maintained image library and creative archive. Worked with a small marketing team to launch web and print campaigns while supporting a global sales force.
Black Diamond Advanced Technology, Tempe, AZ 2006-2007
Creators of the SwitchBack PC, and MTS ruggedized computer systems
Graphic Design Intern
Worked with a small team engineering and communications professionals to launch a flagship product. Internship involved administrative tasks, no-budget product photography and creating marketing collateral. Experience with creating RFP responses to military projects, writing and illustrating user's manuals.
Created and managed logistics for multiple trade show displays and marketing collateral at 2009 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC), also interacted with potential customers and partners as a representative of the RMT, Inc.
Created marketing materials to coincide with Black Diamond Advanced Technology’s partnership with Intel and Orange County Choppers to create the Intel Embedded System’s Chopper in 2007. Black Diamond’s SwitchBack PC powered the custom chopper.
Bachelor of Science, Information Technology
Concentration in Web Development, July 2012
University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ
Bachelor of Arts, Design Studies
Concentration in Design Management
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Associate of Arts, Fine Art
Community College of Rhode Island, Warwick, RI