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Julian Gelvezon: Web/Graphic Designer
San Francisco, CA
Experienced web and graphic designer since 2002. Specializes in web design, interface design, banner advertising and print design. Bilingual English/French.
_Freelance Web Designer | Graphic Designer | Production Artist_
01/2002 â€“ Present
- Designed, created and produced HTML/CSS sites and brand identity systems.
- Customized WordPress template according to client specifications.
- Responsible for design concept through to final production, art direction of creative assets and managing client expectations.
10/2002 â€“ 10/2008
LetsTalk, San Francisco, CA
E-Commerce, Wireless Industry
- Developed and produced user interface design concepts for HTML/CSS web pages and promotional graphics according to primary site and affiliate brand guidelines.
- Implemented enhanced features to design, content and functionality to meet marketing requirements.
- Produced marketing emails, promotional graphics and splash pages to improve sales for high-traffic affiliates including Alltel, BlackBerry/RIMM, MyPoints, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, T-Mobile and Walmart.
- Collaborated with marketing team, designers and web producers to develop promotional campaigns and suggest enhancements.
- Updated primary site and affiliate site content for accuracy.
- Tested code for cross-browser compatibility.
- Design team was recognized by marketing team for exemplary work.
- Skills used: Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, some Flash.
_Web Production Artist_
05/2001 â€“ 10/2002
Green Home, San Francisco, CA
- Produced and updated seasonal promotional graphics and HTML content.
- Assisted with production of monthly online newsletter.
- Updated content to meet the business needs of a growing enterprise and to ensure accuracy.
- Collaborated with CEO to suggest new ideas.
- Diagnosed and reported content, functionality and performance issues.
- Supported daily web production requests with quick turnaround times.
- Skills used: Dreamweaver, HomeSite, Photoshop and ImageReady.
B.A., Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles
City College of San Francisco: Multimedia Studies Certificate, May 2005
Written and spoken: English, French, basic Italian