Owner/Art Director/Graphic Designer
Apr 2012 - Present (9 years 5 months)
Art direction, graphic design, and production of print/interactive business development, promotional and marketing materials. Clients include Willis Towers Watson (www.willistowerswatson.com), Vinidicia (www.vindicia.com), Sonicbids/Billboard (www.sonicbids.com), Informa Investment Solutions (www.informais.com), Connecticut Innovations (www.ctinnovations.com), Canopy Construction (www.canopyconstruction.net).
Environmental Data Resources (subsidiary of DMGT)
Jan 2011 - Mar 2012 (1 year 2 months)
Art direction, graphic design, and production of print, digital, and interactive marketing materials supporting the Business Development group’s major marketing campaigns, including promotional collateral, advertisements, email newsletters/blasts (using Dreamweaver/HTML/CSS), and web design. Contributed to increased newsletter subscriptions and email open rates.
Evolved EDR's brand in print and on the web. Defined and regulated brand standards firm-wide, and implemented workflow processes for greater efficiency.
Designed and managed production of exhibition materials for conferences and trade shows, including 8-ft booths and retractable screens. Digital photo retouching in addition to art direction of outside vendors.
Senior Graphic Designer
Apr 2006 - Jan 2011 (4 years 9 months)
Designed and produced print and multi-media design solutions in support of the highest level pursuits within the Office of the Chief Executive Officer (OCEO) business development group, including national and global proposals, presentations, and business development materials for high-profile clients such as Apple Computer, AIG, and Exxon-Mobil.
Conceptualized and executed print/digital materials supporting the firm's internal promotional and educational initiatives. Executed fresh and innovative design solutions within a corporate brand.
Colangelo Synergy Marketing
Feb 2006 - Mar 2006 (1 month)
Freelance graphic design, advertising, POP/POS, and illustration for advertising agency Colangelo Synergy Marketing. Accounts included Schick, Smirnoff, and Crest.
Freelance Graphic Designer/Art Director
Various client list
Jul 2005 - Mar 2006 (8 months)
Freelance graphic design and advertising for clients including United States Surgical Corporation and advertising agency Tweedy & Company.
May 2004 - Jun 2005 (1 year 1 month)
Graphic designer for national advertising agency. Design and production of POP/POS, advertising, and promotional materials for clients including Frito-Lay, Grand Marnier, Lipton, Pepsico, Pizza Hut, Quaker Oats, SoBe, Starbucks, and Tropicana.