Graphic Designer & Artist
Nicole D'Amico Design
2013 - Present (8 years)
Senior Graphic Designer/ Manager (Packaging)
Nov 2007 - Present (13 years 3 months)
Manage 3 people within the creative services packaging division and facilitate workflow to my direct reports under the Lenox, Kate Spade, Marchesa, Scalamandré, DKNY, Kathy Ireland Simply Fine and L by Lenox brands.
Conceptualize, create graphics and mockups as well as and give art direction on new packaging ideas and photo shoots based on marketing’s product developments and requirements.
Present design concepts to brand leaders.
Redesigned Lenox brand core packaging for a more cost effective solution and brand consistency.
Liasion between marketing, sourcing, our overseas packaging engineer, color prep house and direct reports to oversee and ensure quick turn around time of packaging job requests.
Lenox Group Inc
May 2004 - Nov 2007 (3 years 6 months)
Creating packaging graphics, box mechanicals, use and card cards, labels, and other packaging collateral for the Lenox, Kate Spade, Dansk and Gorham brands.
Designing new packaging concepts, creating mockup boxes for Tabletop/Giftware shows.
Mar 2004 - May 2004 (2 months)
Worked through Aquent for Lenox Incorporated as a temp for hire creating packaging mechanicals, use and card cards, labels, and other packaging collateral for the Lenox, Kate Spade, Dansk and Gorham brands.
Works Design Group
Feb 2004 - Mar 2004 (1 month)
Helped with the illustration for the Yoda Star Wars collector cup for
Mattel. Worked on the layout for Temple Boys Gymnastics
Invitational. Created standards manual for V8 Invigor8. Created new
design concepts for diet V8 Splash.
Graphic Design Intern
Campbell's Soup Company
Jun 2003 - Jan 2004 (7 months)
Was selected as 1 of 2 interns that were hired out of a group of 8
interviewed. As an intern I worked on brands such as V8 and Pace.
Designed POS items and signage for new V8 Invigor8. Responsible for
creation of the Campbell’s Compass logo and standards manual.