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Lindsey Mahilo

Freelance Graphic Designer & Flyer Designer

Location:Columbus, Ohio, United States
2 Skills

Bachelors in Textile Design & Merchandising
Business Minor
The Ohio State University 2002 – 2006

Associates in Digital Design & Graphics
Columbus State Community College 2010 – 2012

Multimedia Certificate
Columbus State Community College 2010 – 2012

Work Experience

Ohio Department of Job & Family Services
Administrative Aid-Director’s Office
•Represents the offices of The Director, Chief Inspector, Communications and Marketing Department
•Updates the Internet/Intranet on a daily basis to ensure correct branding and logo usage
•Answers a high volume of customer phone calls
•Works closely with constituents to quickly and efficiently resolve their issues

Stiletto Graphics
Freelance Graphic Designer
•Develops design concepts for brand identity, logos, websites, fliers, t-shirts etc.
•Builds WordPress sites for local businesses and creates instructional follow up videos for the client
•Provides customizable social media solutions for clients with strategies on how to gain traffic and attention
•Generates project schedules and meets tight deadlines
•Modifies designs according to client feedback

Weber Associates
December 2012-Present
Freelance Graphic Designer
•Builds PowerPoint presentations for clients of Weber Associates
•Works on developing new ideas and concepts
•Utilized my freehand drawing skills for a white board video advertisement
•Meets important deadlines and am flexible with the schedule of the clients

Buckeye Hall of Fame Cafe
•Made all purchasing decisions for the retail store
•Met with vendors on a regular basis to view new inventory
•Kept up to date with new OSU apparel market trends
•Visually merchandised the store
•Successfully developed a plan to increase sales by integrating businesses and adopting a new marketing plan

Non Profit Involvement

SOS of Ohio
August 2011- Present
•Lead graphic designer for the Events Committee
•Designs and publishes the Quarterly Newsletter
•Planned and coordinated important fundraisers including the Annual Fall Fundraiser and the Barks and Crafts Fair
•Helps recruit volunteers, donors, local organizations and small businesses to help in our fundraising needs

Peace for Paws Ohio
August 2011- Present
•Lead graphic designer for the organization
•Helps coordinate fundraisers and local events to help get our foster dogs noticed and adopted
•Designed a t-shirt design that helped raise over $1,000 for a St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser
•Created a YouTube video that gave a yearly overview of the organization at the Annual Fundraiser where there were over 500 in attendance

Mid-Ohio Marine Foundation
October 2009-Present
•Created a visually appealing WordPress website for the organization
•Designs all print materials
•Works closely with the board members to develop samples of ideas for approval

Greater Columbus Arts Council
March 2012-Present
•Serves as a member of the Marketing Committee for the Columbus Arts Festival
•Lead social media coordinator for Twitter
•Works as a team to develop new marketing strategies in the Columbus area

Software Skills:

•In Design
•After Effects
•Premiere Pro
•Corel Painter

Proficient in MAC and PC

Knowledgeable in HTML/CSS/JavaScript

Experience in WordPress Web Design

Digital photography skills
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Flyer Design