Dec 2014 - Present (7 years 5 months)
Print Design, Web Design, Interactive Design, Video Production and Editing, Social Media Design and Management, Pre-press and Production.
Graphic designer and creative director in charge of all graphics projects and copywriting including 2 websites, one e-commerce site with 300 products, website work includes Wordpress, Woocommerce, Magento, SEO, content writing and editing, site performance and plugins; in-house digital display, several monthly newsletters, social media campaigns, google adwords campaigns, in house collateral including flyers, brochures, forms, training material, etc. Created and responsible for company branding. Video shooting and editing in Adobe Premiere. This position should be performed by multiple employees as it is very complex and varied. I love a challenge and constantly find great ones in this job.
Tempe, United States
From, until May 1997
Scottsdale, United States
Mar 2002 - Dec 2014 (12 years 9 months)
Print Design, Web Design, Interactive Design, Pre-press and Production.
Responsibilities include: branding, advertising, marketing and web design all agency’s work as well
as job management, vendor management and client relations. SEO and CPC of several high dollar campaigns. As the sole designer and production artist for a full service ad agency the jobs performed vary from print design, web design, signage, interactive media, promotional items and whatever else is needed.
Scottsdale, United States
Mar 2000 - Dec 2011 (11 years 9 months)
(Full time and freelance) Interactive Designer: Multimedia Design, Web Design, Print Design, Pre-press and Production. Responsibilities include: multimedia design, layout and structure development of interactive kiosk applications. Website structure design and interface design. Design and production of collateral materials. Additional duties include: print and pre-press, project management, scanning and color correction, client interaction, computer configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting. Clients include: Disney, Whirlpool, KidsRUs, Fisher Price, Countrywide, Buena Vista Music, Hair Cuttery
Head of Graphics Department: Design
Pre-press and Production.
May 1997 - Mar 2000 (2 years 10 months)
Head of Graphics Department: Design Responsibilities included: conceptual development, design and production of advertisements, logos, corporate identity, newsletters, stationery, booklets, brochures, flyers, direct mailings, forms, pop-up greeting cards, presentation folders, etc. Pre-press duties included: scanning, photo editing and color correcting, create and fix duotones, trapping, preparation of digital files for 1-5 color printing, files pre-flight and troubleshooting, film and RC output. Managerial duties included: jobs scheduling, pricing, estimating, employee hiring and training. Additional duties included: customer service, client interaction, network and computer maintenance and troubleshooting, file back up, employees, vendor and supplies management.