Saint Paul, MN
Dec 2012 - Present (9 years 7 months)
Work within the Store Design team to implement new signage graphics and fixtures across all 130+ stores. Within my team I concept new ideas, create 3D renderings, strategize print-ready artwork, coordinate with print production to make sure every store has their sign kits on schedule. Also I have been the lead Art Director on multiple projects, assisted with photo shoots, and help envision new modular systems to make our stores more flexible to changing retail strategies.
Graphic Designer / Color Separator
Creative Apparel Concepts, inc
May 2012 - Dec 2012 (7 months)
Specialized in pre-flight production of artwork for domestic and international apparel production. Color separated art files to be used for various decorated apparel techniques which include Screen-Printing, Dye Sublimation, and Large Format Belt Printing.
The Powertex Group
May 2011 - May 2012 (1 year)
Creative expertise in supplying graphics for screen-printing, embroidery and appliques for all apparel items. Coordinated the manufacturing of products through domestic and overseas production facilities. Developed apparel lines for Matthew's Incorporated, Numark Industries, Easton Arrows, and ASI promotional goods for Target.
Graphic and Product Design Consultant
May 2010 - Aug 2011 (1 year 3 months)
Instructed to create designs for multiple different brands. Focused primarily on package design, logo development, digital user interface design, plus product design.