FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER
2006 - Present (16 years)
• Design logos, brochures, business cards, post cards, invitations, print
advertisements, catalogues, newspapers and props for a variety of clients
across a diverse range of industries.
• New business creating original graphics for props to be used in
television programs and film including:“Light’s Out” FX Series 2011,
“Suits” USA Series 2011, “Ringer” CW Series 2011, “Pan Am” ABC Series
2011, “Hellbender” Film 2011
• Art direction for custom designs, layouts and budget.
• Work directly with a print house to ensure product quality.
Bonita Springs, FL
(Formerly TEN: The Enthusiast Network & previously Source Interlink Media) * Created direct mail marketing pieces for automotive magazine titles, Including forms, outer envelopes, inserts, decals, calendars and other marketing pieces. * Developed premium art for t-shirts, caps and clocks for marketing purposes. * Designed and create fly-in and bind-in insert cards for all magazine titles. * Coded and designed html files to be used along side direct mail pieces. * Designed online emails, banners, landing pages, multi-title holiday blasts, eblasts, 3rd party emails and social media images. * Implemented renewal efforts to engage with existing and future clients. * Coded small animated gifs to be used in emails to grab readers attention. * Designed insert cards, envelopes, forms, brochures, decal stickers and more. * Set up A/B testing content for emails, banners, subject lines, and layout. * Kept up-to-date with new and emerging trends in email marketing.
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Manhattan Beach, CA
* Created graphics for travel marketing booklets, catalogues and print advertisements for a variety of clients with main focus in luxury travel. * Retouched photos for images to be used in high profile travel brochures and print magazines. * Developed photos and layout for use on tablets and mobile phones. * Color corrected, adjusted and manipulated photos for use in printed pieces. * Researched company clientele for high resolution photos on various stock photo image galleries, websites and specific company websites. HARRISON GRAPHICS - FL, CA, IL
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OFF-SITE FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Palm Springs, CA
* Designed company flyers and promotional ads. * Created coupon ads for various companies in Palm Springs area. * Paginated and designed coupon booklet. * Uploaded all new ads to company website. * Worked directly with sale representatives, manager and owner of company.
SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Ft. Myers, FL
* Served as senior graphic artist for a monthly publication, working directly under production manager. * Designed booklets for company and sister franchises, including ads, covers, flyers, mailings, and promotional pieces from concept to completion. * Retouched photos, scanned and manipulated images, color corrected artwork, paginated and transferred booklets by FTP, and uploaded PDF's to website.