Pier 1 Imports
Fort Worth, TX
Jan 2009 - Jun 2015 (6 years 5 months)
Concept and design store signage for 1000 retail stores in the US and Canada which include monthly exterior and interior event graphics. Concept and design out of home advertising for new store openings which include a variety of outdoor media. Create all credit card marketing signage and direct marketing collateral. Design gift cards, signage and card carriers for Pier 1’s seasonal gift card program. Work closely with prepress and production departments to ensure projects arrive in the marketplace on time with quality workmanship. Work with photographers, stylist and art direct photography as needed. Work with project managers to produce relevant and timely marketing pieces for Pier 1 consumer base.
Sep 2005 - Jun 2008 (2 years 9 months)
Produced, start to finish, Peaches retail catalog three times a year, including booking photo studios, booking models, art directing photoshoots, complete concepting and production of catalog. Designed various other marketing items such as packaging, point of purchase, brochures, and fax/email blasts. Provided art and marketing support for Peaches apx. 2000 customers. Worked with outside Marketing vendors as necessary.
Sr. Graphic Designer
Tandy Brands Accessories
Nov 1999 - Sep 2005 (5 years 10 months)
Designed retail presentations, planograms, packaging, and point of purchase for customers such as Walmart, Target, Payless Shoesource, and others. Provided art support for Designers and Merchandisers. Designed various ladies accessories, room accessories and communicated design specifications with factories overseas.