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Denise Vasquez

Freelance Ad Designer & Banner Designer

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills

1-2012 / present Valencia, CA
Freelance Graphic Designer

10-2011 / 1-2013 Los Angeles, CA
Manager / Senior Graphic Designer
Managed, organize and executed all printing and graphic design. Worked with outside print vendors, delivered completed jobs, quote/worked directly with clients and kept production logs of all print jobs/clients.

5-2006 / 10-2011 Los Angeles, CA
Art Director / Graphic Designer
Conceptualized and designed year-round comprehensive ad campaigns for events held by the A.V. Fairgrounds including the annual Fair. Created and oversaw all artwork used in promotional materials such as ads, billboards, t-shirts, hats, posters, signage, stationary, press kits, etc. Created and implemented quarterly newsletter for members of the Alfieā€™s Kids Club program. Designed tradeshow booths and set up promotional displays. Managed Graphic Designer, Marketing Assistant and the A.V. Fairgrounds website by updating event information/graphics.

6-2005 / 6-2006 Los Angeles, CA
Manager / Graphic Designer
Managed creative projects from concept to completion for clients that included logo design, flyers, catalog layout, brochure design, custom illustration, banners, signage and photo retouching. Responsible for off-site (email) and walk in customer orders. Oversaw all graphic design operations for quality and efficiency to meet customer deadlines. Trained and managed entry level designers.

1-2004 / 2-2005 Los Angeles, CA
Art Director
Art teacher for grades k-8th. Created daily lesson plans and managed classrooms of 25-30 children. Designed classroom decorations, props, backdrops and signage for special events throughout the school campus.

Adobe: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat. Microsoft: Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Contribute and N-suite.

AVC - Certified in Computer Graphics and Digital Photographic Imaging

2013 Salinas Valley Fair - Poster Art.

Awarded 1st Place for the 2012 Orange County Fair theme contest.

Awarded by the International Association of Fairs & Expositions and the Western Fair Association for A.V. Fair and Alfalfa Festival 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Awards include but not limited to: Best Advertising Campaign, First Place for Media Guide/Press Kit, Newsletter and Advertising Specialties Merchandise/Souvenirs.
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Banner Design