Lead Designer, Print & web/interactive
San Diego, CA
May 2013 - Present (8 years 8 months)
In-house designer responsible for the companies website, info graphics and other digital media marketing materials.
-Adobe CS6 Creative Suite
2010 - Present (12 years)
I Work with individuals, business owners, Organizations and models. I specialize in Events, Fashion, Weddings, Real-estate, Fine Art, Portraits, Pinup and Boudoir.
-Airbrushing and re-touching
Freelance Graphic Designer
Freelance Graphic Design
2008 - Present (14 years)
As a freelance designer I create printed and digital media, websites, business systems, and marketing materials for my clients. I have worked on a large array of projects ranging from Night Club event posters, business marketing materials, logos, websites, product photography and business identity and branding systems.
-Adobe Creative Suite CS6
-Web Design (HTML, HTML5, CSS3)
-Printed Media (posters, flyers, postcards, pamphlets)
May 2012 - May 2013 (1 year)
I work with clients to create a website that showcases there business and/or product in an effective way. Our focus is to create unique, user friendly and beautiful websites that are not only easy for our clients to manage but will also drive their sales and create more business.
Responsibilities and skills include:
• Responsive web design using CSS media queries & jQuery.
• Web Design Mockups using Adobe Photoshop.
• E-Commerce Web Design utilizing the Blazonco platform.
• Membership site design utilizing Paypal reoccurring payments integration.
• Landing page Web Design / Coming Soon page design.
• Promotional webpage design / Results driven web design.
• Mangage new and existing websites using the Blazonco CMS.
• Interface with new and existing clients via email, telephone, or in person meetings.
• Content integration (Take what a client gives to us and make it work within the platform)
• Logo / Brand Identity
Center for Divorce and Custody
2010 - May 2012 (2 years 4 months)
In charge of accounts receivable as well as marketing. Maintained client files.
Photographer and Webmaster
Fashion News Live
Oct 2011 - Apr 2012 (6 months)
Re-designed and built the website and business media to be a better more intuitive blog system. Took photos of events and Fashion Shows in Los Angeles and abroad.
School Community Liaison
The Prentice School
Sep 2010 - Jun 2011 (9 months)
As School Community Liaison, I was in charge of bridging the gap between the parent guild and the school's administration. I helped the parents guild plan events at the school as well has help organize the events with the administration. I also took on the responsibility of reaching out to alumni for a reunion, created a digital photo archive of the schools historical photographs, and did graphic design work creating flyers and invitations for various school events.
Jul 2009 - Jun 2010 (11 months)
Sales associate and visual merchandiser for Ann Taylor at the Ala Moana Mall in Honolulu, Hawaii. I was in charge of changing the store set according the the specifications from corporate as well as decorating the store, creating front window displays, and re-arranging the store in an appealing way that also helped stimulate purchasing.
Office Manager, Graphic Designer, DJ, On Air Personality
KTUH 90.3 Fm Honolulu
Jun 2007 - Jun 2010 (3 years)
KTUH is Hawaii's only alternative radio station and is a part of the University of Hawaii at Manoa. While attending school at the University, I was hired as the station's office manager and graphic designer. As the graphic designer I created promotional media including posters, t-shirts, banners and more to promote the station and it's events in the Honolulu area. I worked closely with the promotions department to help plan and execute events for the station as well.
I was also a popular radio host and personality on the station.