Handled all creative accounts, dealing with brand and packaging redesign, line extensions, start-up companies in need of corporate branding, new collateral, and product launch. Work with clients directly for prooﬁng and approvals from concept through completion. Frequently attend tradeshows to stay abreast new marketing and packaging trends.
Developed marketing material for in-house marketing department. Designed and developed all promotional material for tradeshows and web-based emails. Managed outside vendors including printers, freelance designers and worked with photographers on art direction of photo shoots. Trader Publishing/Racing MilestonesNorfolk, VA
Cote & D'Ambrosio/Advertising Agency/PR Firm
Coordinated all aspects of print media and web design in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment. Managed all outside vendors including printers, illustrators, freelance designers and photographers. Designed print advertisements, tradeshow materials, direct mail pieces, corporate identity projects and newsletters as well as created contract proposals to attract new clients.
Howell Marketing Design Group Served as Senior Art Director, designing promotional pieces and annual reports for local corporations and Universities. Developed national advertisements and promotional pieces for Busch Gardens, William & Mary and Colonial Williamsburg.