Sep 2014 - Present (7 years 10 months)
In-Store Guide: Assemble products on page according to wireframe, layout and format copy, work with Art Directors on making necessary changes, upload to Brandshare for proofing and legal review, and create final print files.
Digital Insert: Create various size tiles of products for online and mobile use, create proofs for internal and merchant reviews, work with project coordinators, proofreaders, and art directors to make necessary changes, and maintain online job tickets for revisions.
Digital Banners: Create various size animation story boards and static banners for campaigns, build custom units for different publishers, work with project managers and art directors on specific direction, assemble presentation deck with assets for review, make necessary edits to creative marked up in Brandshare, review peer creative campaign work and mark up changes accordingly.
Social Media: Create Facebook and Instagram carousel units, work with copywriter for copy, and assemble into a presentation deck for review.
Freelance Graphic Designer
Jason Maass Designs
Oct 2013 - Present (8 years 9 months)
Posters, logos, business cards, stationery items, print advertisements, point of purchase items, direct mail pieces, book covers, web promotions, flyers, and t-shirt designs.
Graphic Designer/Marketing Associate
GWG Holdings, Inc.
Apr 2013 - Dec 2013 (8 months)
Created ads for prospective clients to explain services and terms. Imported contacts, scheduled and sent out email campaigns through MailChimp. Handled printing requests and followed through with various printing companies. Posted articles to company website using WordPress.
College City Beverage
Jul 2012 - Apr 2013 (9 months)
Created signs, banners, posters and other special projects to promote Budweiser products and specials. Collaborated with sales team on design ideas and projects. Operated large format printers and troubleshoot printer issues.
Eden Prairie, MN
Dec 2011 - Jul 2012 (7 months)
Created ads and coupons for various clients that were published in multiple newspapers around the Twin Cities area.
Eden Prairie, MN
Sep 2004 - Feb 2009 (4 years 5 months)
Created on-air morning newscast graphics, promotional material for on-air and in-house functions, web graphics, and operated Chyron machine.