Mar 2017 - Sep 2020 (3 years 6 months)
Set up graphic files submitted by clients for final output. This could be for fabric, vinyl or other substrates.
Work directly with vendors in a step by step process which produce the final graphics for client’s trade show booths.
Keep track of graphics entered into graphic inventory for quick and easy referencing.
Jun 2014 - Jan 2020 (5 years 7 months)
Created marketing materials, apparel designs, business cards, letter heads and award medals for WAKO (World Association of Kickboxing Organizations) Team USA Kickboxing.
Creative Services Manager
Apr 2007 - Jun 2015 (8 years 2 months)
Responsibilities include project managing and creating all brand and corporate marketing materials. This includes printed materials, packaging, trade show materials, photography of products, marketing copy for products and any other visual communication materials. Also some product development responsibilities.
Sr. Productions Coordinator
Elk Grove Village, IL
May 2004 - Mar 2007 (2 years 10 months)
Assisted the Marketing Manager with production planning of all printed marketing materials. Marketing team’s main contact person for maintaining project structure and development.
Developed and initiated an internship program for the Marketing Department with a local art school for college credit.
Manager Advertising and Graphics North America
Partner Industrial Products
May 2001 - Apr 2004 (2 years 11 months)
Creation and placement of advertising materials for North American market as well as marketing and promotional materials. Some of these materials were shared with divisions in Australia and England.
Rolling Meadows, IL
Nov 1997 - Apr 2001 (3 years 5 months)
Worked as an outside marketing and creative outlet for a manufacturers rep company. Help manufacturers with catalog layouts, advertising concepts, brochures and other promotional materials.