DeeAnn Gray

Freelance Digital Artist & Graphic Designer

Location:Arlington, Texas, United States
2 Skills
To obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people while showcasing my design ability and artistic flair.
International Academy of Design
June 2011
Associate’s of Science in Graphic Design
International Academy of Design
February 2013
Bachelor’s of Science in Web Design and Development

Owner/Graphic Designer | D Dazzle Designs
Oct 2009 - Present
I currently freelance graphic design and marketing contracts. I handle all responsibilities of management, sales, and the design work. I have successfully completed many contracts with clients ranging from business to business marketing materials, designing business collateral and corporate branding along with complete web presence including design and build of site, maintenance and social media marketing. . My emphasis of late has been web development, maintenance, mobile application design and digital illustration but I frequently have demands for business branding and marketing collateral design as well.
VP of Sales and Marketing | Nesmith Printing
Feb 1995 – Oct 2009
In this position I was responsible for the hiring of all our sales team members as well as managing the department adhering to deadlines and quotas. I also handled all customer service and retention programs. I acted as coordinator between our clients and designers ensuring a smooth work flow for our clients and a satisfactory experience for both client and designer. I handled all expected executive management duties including but not limited to keeping a departmental budget, supervision and record keeping for 100+ employees, and overseeing all business collateral and marketing strategies for the company.

? Program Management
? Adobe Illustrator (Certified)
? Adobe Photoshop (Certified)
? Adobe Dreamweaver (Certified)
? Adobe Flash Professional(Certified)
? Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint)
? Creative Problem Solving
? Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
? Web Design and Development
? Innovative Designer
? Time Management
? Handling High Stress, Deadline Oriented Tasks
? Blog and Copy Writing
? HTML5, PHP, Java, and Action Script
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Graphic Design