10+ Years Experience in the Advertising & Design Industry. Very unique and passionate individual. Love to concept, strategize and create. Hard-worker and great work ethic. Always looking to learn new things and grow not only in my career, but as an individual.
Bath & Body Works
Graphics & Logos
EMPLOYMENT Senior Graphic Designer | Fantasy Springs Resort Casino | Palm Springs, CA | October 11–Present In-house design department for large resort casino. Art direction, creative branding, print advertising, signage, direct mail, invitations, online promotions, and production. Contract Graphic Designer | Lamps Plus | Los Angeles, CA | September 10–October 11 Contract designer working on Contmeporary Catalog for lighting and home furnishing. Catalog layouts, photo composing and photo retouching. Senior Designer | American Casino & Entertainment Properties | Las Vegas, NV | October 06–August 09 In-house design department for Stratosphere Las Vegas, Arizona Charlie’s Boulder and Decatur and Aquarius Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada. Art direction and supervision of three–five graphic artists and freelance designers. Creative branding, print advertising, signage, direct mail, invitations, online promotions, radio, production and directing photo shoots. Graphic Designer | RMD Advertising | Columbus, OH | December 04–July 05 & December 05–October 06 Boutique advertising and marketing agency. Design and production of advertising, identity, brochures, direct mail campaigns, packaging, outdoor boards, print ads and website design. Graphic Designer | Bath & Body Works | Columbus, OH | July 05–December 05 Design of all employee deliverables and educational materials for Bath & Body Works Core and Flagship, C.O. Bigelow and White Barn Candle Company. Multi-page layouts, brand consistency, directing photo shoots, C.O. Bigelow branding, posters and publications. Freelance Design and Marketing | Burgundy Design | Columbus, OH | May 02–October 06 Freelance art direction, design, marketing strategy and public relations for clients such as the Contemporary American Theatre Company, Columbus Gay Men’s Chorus, Columbus Chapter of American Institute of Architects, RMD Advertising, Braddock’s Grandview, The Bexley Monk and Bacha Marketing. EDUCATION Columbus College of Art and Design | Columbus, OH B.F.A. in Advertising and Graphic Design | Minor in Photography SKILLS Mac | Adobe Creative Suite Photo Art Direction | Color Correction | Photo Retouching | Branding | Marketing Strategy & Campaigns | Multi-Page Layout | Invitations | Direct Mailers Project Management from Concept to Completion (Including Presentation, Budgeting, Design and Production) | Vendor Relations | Management of Three–Five Employees | Delegation of Work |
Columbus College of Art & Design