Aug 2017 - Present (4 years 1 month)
• Graphic Designer for the Brand Marketing & Creative Services Team which manages the marketing, promotion, innovation, and packaging of 3 top brands in the health, beauty and supplement industry — Natural Vitality Calm, NeoCell, and Rainbow Light.
• Accomplished brand marketing projects: part of 2 major brand redesigns, ongoing major package label designs/updates, various promotional brand merchandising kits and marketing projects, as well as, recurring digital and social media assets.
• Collaborated with internal clients, brand managers, project managers, and other creative team members in a fast paced, deadline-driven, frequently shifting environment.
Senior Graphic Designer
Mar 2017 - Aug 2017 (5 months)
• Senior Graphic Designer for the marketing department of a luxury eyewear retail fashion house with over 35 luxury designer brands and 9 store locations.
• Accomplished marketing projects: various in-store and window signage, digital banners, e-mail blasts, promotional mailers, holiday, seasonal and brand promotions focusing on consumer marketing and building brand awareness.
• Collaborated with marketing director, digital team, in-house photographer, and other marketing team members in a deadline-driven environment.
Senior Graphic Designer
Independent Creative Contractor
Jun 2014 - Feb 2017 (2 years 8 months)
• On-site and remote Senior Graphic Designer for various companies, agencies and clients in the South Florida region. Some clients include: Silversea Cruises, Marca Hispanic, Ronin Advertising, Ryder, DHL, and Crystal Cruises.
• Accomplished various projects for print, digital, and social media.
Graphic Designer, Creative Contractor
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Aug 2008 - Jun 2014 (5 years 10 months)
• On-site and remote regional Graphic Designer for the WFM Florida Marketing Team.
• Accomplished marketing and retail projects: various in-store POP signage, store banners, posters, logos, menus, magazine ads, product packaging designs, holiday seasonal promotions and new store opening collateral.
• Collaborated with art directors, creative designers, marketing coordinators, project managers, and other marketing team members in a deadline-driven environment.
• Liaison to printing companies and other vendors, when needed.
Boca Raton, FL
Feb 2008 - Jul 2008 (5 months)
• Accomplished marketing and retail projects: production of packaging of various Office Depot private label brands as well as some POP signage.
• Some brands include : RS ToGo, RealSpace PRO, SoHo, Foray, Ativa, Office Depot.
• Collaborated with art directors, creative designers, copy writers, and project managers in a deadline-driven environment.
Boca Raton, FL
Jul 2007 - Jan 2008 (6 months)
• Accomplished projects: conceptual designs & layouts for magazines and custom publications, which included the major redesign of Boca Raton magazine,
an award-winning lifestyle magazine, as well as, Mizner’s Dream and Worth Avenue, both high-end custom publications.
• Collaborated with editors, writers, photographers, color corrected images, packaged files for printers and worked in a deadline-driven environment.
Jun 2005 - Dec 2006 (1 year 6 months)
• Art Director/Solo Designer for both the University Relations and Institutional Advancement departments.
• Presented creative concepts to internal clients, lead photo shoots for university-wide publications, liaison to printing companies and other vendors.
• Accomplished projects: Barry Magazine, department brochures, event invitation packages, magazine ads, direct mailers and other various marketing material.
• Collaborated with editors and writers in a deadline-driven environment.
May 2003 - Jun 2005 (2 years 1 month)
• Collaborated with other creative designers, as well as, independently on conceptual designs & layouts.
• Accomplished marketing projects: Interval World, an international travel/exchange magazine, and Vacation Industry Review,
a national publication, postcards, direct mailers, publication ads, and other marketing material.
• Collaborated with editors and copywriters in a deadline-driven environment.