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Interior Designer at Independent Interior Designer, Space Pl...
Former media sales/mktg rep and McGraw-Hill Construction Sweets rep. 2nd career with honors degree in interior architecture and design. Greatest strengths are in concept/vision, space planning, surface and material applications and project mgmt. Currently working for personal clients, on contract for designers, as graphic designer and for a regional interior, industrial and architectural design magazine. Hospitality, retail, commercial offices and residential are where my creative visions shine. Working on a residential projects while proposing several innovative, new to global market plans. Seeking every opportunity that could be a mutually great match. I have not pushed it out to the public but I am slowly adding highlights of the 60K+ products and materials files and specs I have in to the Facebook archhives page (yes, 2 'h's). Slow process but it provides a window in to how my mind works in regards to design.
Current Projects / Additional Work
Residential and commercial remodel projects
Handled vendor relations, purchase orders and estimates, on site measuring, AutoCAD drawings for spaces and custom cabinetry and furniture, cataloging/filing and all drawings and renderings for tailors and seamstresses.
Responsible for new business development, account maintenance
and growth across multiple business categories
Created radio, web and cross marketing advertising and brand
development for businesses without agencies
Responsible for accountant maintence and growth and new
Managed $1.3M bank of CA, AZ and UT building product
manufacturer accounts for McGraw-Hill Construction resources
Consulted daily with extensive team of architectural specialists for
account strategy and custom service solutions
Responsible for new business development for two new high end home design publications in greater bay area
Secured highest number of new business accounts
Worked with clients on advertising design and acted as liason between production team and client for approvals and alterations
New launch magazine and website for Ivy League colleges
Managed print and online advertising and promotions for five
Conducted sales calls with agencies and manufacturers for cross
promotional media programs
Responsible for account management, new business development
for new Ziff/Disney co-owned magazine, Clients included top automotive, technology and lifestyle brand companies and their agencies
Worked with a large team of marketing, promotion and sales
professionals members as well as with the teams of sister
publications for larger cross promotional and sales programs.