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Indigo Paperclip

Freelance Ad Designer & Graphic Designer

Location:San Jose, California, United States
Phone: 408-281-8139
2 Skills
Web and Print Graphic Designer
• Experienced graphic designer working in web, apparel and


2011 to Present metroGO, San Jose, CA
Creative Art Director and VP design and production
metroGO online Interactive Tee Shirts Company

Design Tee Shirts for Zoo, National Parks and Museums

Creative Art Director
2009-2011 Sales Away Inc. Campbell, CA

• Designs for San Diego Zoo, National Parks, and Carnival Cruse lines.
• Created and sold over 100 designs for men, women, and youth tees.
• Illustrations including zoo wildlife, maps, nature, and overall design
layouts for tees.
• Preparation of full color separation for printing.
• Communicated directly with clients, sales/marketing manager and
print shop owners during production.
• Provided deadline driven decision making, time management,
and accuracy in production.
• In charge of production and decision making for multiple products.
Division Graphic Artist
2007-2008 Idearc Media Santa Clara, CA
• Created over 20 new layout designs including logos, graphical headers,
• Illustration and retouching of images for Verizon Yellowpages and weekly production.
• Worked closely with a General Manager, 26 Account Executives and
customer service to ensure deadlines were met.
• Worked with outside marketing managers and other Division Artists to
develop nationwide marketing and graphic materials.

Senior Print Graphic Designer
2002-2007 For Rent Magazine Union City, CA
• Responsible for entire production of bi-weekly publication.
• Created over 30 new layout designs and revisions weekly.
• Supervise junior graphic designers and administrative assistant.
• Worked closely with General Manager, five Account Executives and
customer service to ensure deadlines were met.
• Worked with outside creative agencies and marketing managers to
develop marketing materials.
• Handled large amount of input and digital information from multiple
sources daily.
• Provided initiative, decision making and responsibility for 100%
of printed content.
• Managed work-flow amongst multiple departments in a deadline driven
environment, excelling at time management.

Web and Print Designer, Graphic Illustrator
2001-2002 Laserscope Santa Clara, CA
• Created web interface, graphics and interaction design for corporate
• Provided vision and direction for all aspects of online and print
marketing materials.

Software /Platforms
Adobe CS3 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), CSS, DreamWeaver,
HTML. PC and Mac fluent.

Community 2011 Designer, corporate identity and logo, SDForum
2009 Producer, Tech Connect newsletter, The Tech Museum
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Graphic Design