Manny Pantoja

Freelance Illustrator & Graphic Designer

1419
Location:San Diego, California, United States
Phone: 559-273-8336
Website: http://mannypantoja.carbonmade.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mannypantoja
0
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$12
Rate/Hr
Highly creative and multitalented graphic designer with experience in multimedia, illustration, marketing and print design. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments. Conceptual can-do designer with high standards and a strong work ethic who is willing to do whatever it takes to provide an employer with cutting-edge artwork.

EDUCATION:
Visual Arts Media-Computing, Bachelor of Arts
University of California San Diego
San Diego, California - 2010 - 2012

Digital Media Major Credit
Educational Abroad Program
The Australian National University
Canberra, Australia Feb-July 2012

Liberal Arts, Associate in Arts
Fresno Community College
Fresno, CA - 2007 - 2010

Illustration Foundations
Educational Abroad Program
American Institute of Foreign Studies
Florence, Italy June -August 2010

TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY & LANGUAGE SKILLS
Platforms: Mac OS, Windows XP
Applications:
Adobe Photoshop CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Adobe InDesign CS5
Final CutPro
Basic Adobe AfterEffects CS5
Basic Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
Basic Html & CSS
Microsoft Word/ Pages
Excel
PowerPoint, Keynote
Safari/ Internet Explorer
Fluent in written and spoken Spanish

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Career Services Center, UCSD, San Diego, California
September 2010 - December 2012
Marketing Assistant
-Assisted in all graphic design and marketing needs for various target markets, including undergraduate and the university community
-Designed complex print to market 50+ annual events to over 26,000 students
-Created promotional materials including brochures, flyers, posters, stickers and advertisements
-Successfully managed and coordinated graphic design projects from concept through completion.
-Monitored and updated social media websites such as Twitter, Tumblr, Youtube, and Facebook
-Increased online user count for social media websites by 90%
-Conceptualized and orchestrated marketing campaigns that effectively reinforce and build campus campaign image
Skills (2) Rating
Illustration
Graphic Design