Graphic and UI/UX Designer, Team Lead
Mar 2020 - Present (1 year 3 months)
A volunteer-led site and resource for sorting through the risks of COVID-19 and the safe activities.
For this project, I created the CCIDI brand, wireframe, and design of the site, and support materials such as social templates, PowerPoint templates, blogs and additional infographics.
Feb 2020 - Present (1 year 4 months)
Jul 2019 - Present (1 year 11 months)
BLUE Software was acquired by Esko, and my previous job was rolled up into the company infrastructure. In addition to my previous responsibilities, my current role also includes:
• Manage the global brand and design team and strategy for Esko
• Work closely with regional and division managers to plan and execute projects
• Maintain and prioritize the day to day workflow and projects for the team
• Collaborate with product team on new product launches
Jan 2008 - Present (13 years 5 months)
Art Director and Brand Manager
Oct 2015 - Jul 2019 (3 years 9 months)
• Manage the company brand
• Create web and print materials such as white papers, webinar presentations, newsletters, landing pages, brochures
• Website maintenance and building
• Working with the software developers for the UI and iconography development of the softwares user interface
• Management of Hub Spot account: campaigns, workflows, email/landing pages
Aug 2012 - Oct 2015 (3 years 2 months)
Phoenix Media Corporation is a business-to-business magazine publisher. As a designer there, I manage the production of 2-3 magazines a month by designing templates for new magazines, laying out the articles, editing photos, designing special sections and creating ads that appear alongside the stories.
Leisure & Hospitality International
Modern Home Builder
Food & Drink
Wholesale & Distribution
Energy & Infrastructure
Energy & Mining International
Mar 2011 - Aug 2012 (1 year 5 months)
Responsible for creating advertising and social media materials for the client. Working closely with a team of designers to create new concepts and branding images for clients.
Graphic Designer & Experience Designer
Jul 2010 - Apr 2011 (9 months)
As a Graphic Designer at SolutionPeople I help manage the brand image and create new graphics to help market the company. As a team, the SolutionPeople Designers have created borchures, logos, websites, iPhone Apps and more.
Working as the Experience Designer, I am responsible for the space we work in, The Thinkubator. This space is used for workshops and is available for rentals. I interact with the people coming through the space as well as keeping up the
Aug 2009 - May 2010 (9 months)
I Created all graphics for Nothern Michigan University’s weekly newspaper.The Feature page was a priority of mine, and I was able to have creative freedom from week to week. I worked closely with the other Editors to meet the deadline each week, and produce a paper that was accurate and on time.
Jun 2009 - Feb 2010 (8 months)
DoorMoney is a local marketing company that distributed throughout the city of Marquette, MI and a couple of cities in Wisconson. I communicated with both the customer and the sales person to achieve the best design possible.
Northern Michigan University
Jan 2007 - Jan 2008 (1 year)
Working through the Art Department's print lab, I helped people with large format printing, photo prints and studio equipment.