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KELLY FOSSETT 7173 Attic Window Way Columbia, MD 21045 ? 410.598.3807 ? Kelly_fossett@yahoo.com Graphic Designer | Graphic Coordinator | Art Director Portfolio: www.Coroflot.com/shinobigem Profile Innovative, technically inclined, and high-powered professional with extensive and progressive background in graphic/web design marketing promotions, ad layout, logo design, and image manipulation. Demonstrate results-driven performance in environments where functional responsibilities are aligned to business strategies. Exemplify unparalleled ability in implementing and managing diverse programs concurrently. Proven record of achievement in improving component designs, amplifying competence, and reducing needs for re-engineering to achieve operational efficiency and company goals. Owner of a graphic design company called CaffeineMonkeymedia; designed the Haiti relief flyer along with church flyers. PRINT • Infographics • Brand Identity • Posters & Post Cards • Sell Sheet and Whitepaper Layout • 3D Dimensional Mailers PHOTOGRAPHY • Black & White Photography • Lithography • Retouching • Photograph Restoration WEB & MULTIMEDIA • Web Site Design • Email and Landing Page Design • CD Cover Design • Blog Design • Social Media Professional Experience Sr. Web/Graphic Designer TSL Marketing Jan 2012-Present · Design world-class digital and print collateral for IBM business partners, resulting in increased quarterly profits. · Consistently deliver notable results and exceed client expectations by delivering high impact marketing and design solutions. · A track record of meeting demanding deadlines, communicating effectively with cross-functional teams ensuring profitability and timeliness of all projects. Web/Graphic Designer JOS. A. BANK • Hampstead, MD Sept 2011-Dec 2011 • Designed compelling, sales-driving e-mail campaigns and flash banners for 2011 holiday promotions for 550 stores, resulting in record sales of $3 million. • Design weekly e-mail campaigns for factory store, retail and online promotions . • Integral team member in the international e-commerce marketing expansion. • Collaborate with Marketing to develop flash banners for domestic and international affiliates. • Create a monthly newsletter for corporate private events. Web/Graphic Designer IMAGICLAB • Hunt Valley, MD Jan 2011-June 2011 • Developed original website designs for national car dealerships, consisting of elaborate and detail-oriented pages that highlight dealers services and promote sales. • Worked closely with developers to maintain existing sites and implement new ones by providing original graphics and art direction. • Effectively redesigned company identity for CRM software and magazine ads to promote sales of CRM software. Graphic Designer INNOVATIVE DESIGN • Baltimore, MD Feb 2008-March 2010 • Met up with clients to discuss the design process, created flyers, logos, brochures, t-shirts, CD covers, business cards, tickets, banners, and posters for clients; branded businesses with powerful aesthetic to increase revenue. • Listened to clients’ needs to develop a solution that represented them as well as executed administrative duties. Graphic Coordinator CHANGES ENTERPRISES LTD. • Baltimore, MD Mar 2005-Apr 2007 • Effectively designed innovative solutions for company’s identity to attain target audience; creatively produced signage and large banners for stores along with patch and tags for designer jeans. • Functional in developing marketing and promotion strategies to produce traffic to stores and generate sales; assisted in club promotions and artistically designed company bags. • Constructed an eBay account and oversaw merchandise online sales, which resulted to monthly sales of $6500. • Generated a creative email blast, which enhanced sales; designed company website and updated databases, which augmented brand awareness of customers. Education Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design Howard University, School of Fine Arts, Washington, DC Dec 2003 Technical Skills Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Illustrator InDesign | Flash | HTML Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook Macintosh and PC Platforms Training WordPress | SEO | CSS