DESIGNER + ART DIRECTOR
NEW YORK, NY
May 2007 - Present (14 years 7 months)
Eight years of experience providing various design services for a wide variety of local and national clients. Design areas include: branding, package design, web design, print + digital marketing collateral and print production management + coordination.
CLIENTS + BRANDS Michilli Construction + Consulting, The Zack Group, JDC Entwine, Dona Chai, Mighty Twenty, NYC Grade Fixers, Syntax NYC
FREELANCE SENIOR DESIGNER / JUNIOR ART DIRECTOR
NEW YORK, NY
Mar 2014 - Mar 2015 (1 year)
Worked with the Creative Director to design and develop primary + secondary fragrance packaging, visual merchandising, brand positioning (including moodboards + concepting/ sketching) and environment design for various clients + brands. Lead designer for Express account on multiple beauty package design projects + programs, as well as various fragrance launches. Art directed junior design team on all company-wide design projects + tasks.
CLIENTS + BRANDS Express, Tory Burch, Estee Lauder, Calvin Klein, Aerin Lauder, Vera Wang, Milber Makris Plousadis + Seiden
NEW YORK, NY
Apr 2011 - Nov 2013 (2 years 7 months)
Project lead for in-house design and web development teams and primary contact for multiple client accounts across various fields. Developed and managed project contracts, budgets and time lines for various print design and web development projects. Solely managed print production efforts for all client and internal projects. Worked closely with various print vendors to coordinate high-level offset and 3D print deliverables. Assisted with the hiring and training of department team members.
CLIENTS + BRANDS ContourGlobal, Living Cities, Petsky Prunier, Living Proof, The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City, The Opportunity Agenda
Mar 2008 - Apr 2010 (2 years 1 month)
Lead designer for product packaging, branding + marketing campaigns for a variety of clients. Completed a full in-house re-branding project for Vista Color printing corporation. Designed direct marketing campaigns for print + web.
CLIENTS + BRANDS Bacardi, J&M Foods, Regent Labs, Nashville Wraps, Vistacolor
GRAPHIC DESIGNER + ACCOUNT COORDINATOR
Aug 2007 - Feb 2008 (6 months)
Designed for print + web, including: billboards, magazine, newspaper, radio, tv and web banner ads. Client managment + coordinated invoicing, new business + general administrative tasks.
CLIENTS + BRANDS Gulfstream Park Racing + Casino, Sky Development, Florida East Coast Realty