Visual Content Designer
DNP IMS America Corporation
Jul 2013 - Present (7 years 11 months)
Content visual designer for DNP IMS.
I create visual content (graphic design and illustration for templates), convert to XML and upload to company kiosks which are then accessed by customers through affiliated stores for print use.
Head Graphic Designer
Jan 2005 - Present (16 years 5 months)
I design logos, advertisements, mascots, characters, website layouts and more for both print and online use. Recent clients include a T-shirt design for the charity website YouandWho.com. Mascot design for GoForGlobal.com and label designs for HanaleiWestCo. as well as my personal illustration and character work under the banner name: PaperGhostDesign.
Contract Graphic Designer
Feb 2005 - Dec 2010 (5 years 10 months)
Worked with Marketing to create and maintain the corporate identity of PHE, Inc. through print advertising and banner ads. This includes Adam & Eve Corporate, and many of their affiliates. Met and surpassed sales goals 2006-2008.
Ad design, magazine promotions, Target marketing, logo design, DVD covers, photo refinishing, catalog and coupon builds, web banners and additional elements.
Full House Productions
Jan 1998 - Jan 2005 (7 years)
Worked with marketing to design and maintain the identities of several nightclubs and restaurants throughout North America. These included: BAR, Have A Nice Day Cafe, Dixie's Charlotte, Tiki Bob's Cantina, TIME, and McFadden's.
Advertising layout, logo design, branding and identity creation.
Production assistant/Graphic designer
Sep 1996 - Sep 1998 (2 years)
Pagination assistant, ad designer and production paste-up artist for free weekly paper. Skills: Photoshop and QuarkXpress. Proof-reading, general typography and basic web production.