Ben Mackey

Freelance Print Ad Designer & Graphic Designer

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Location:Ottumwa, Iowa, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/benmackey
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Kudos
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2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
I will be graduating with an Associate of Applied Science Degree from Indian Hills Community College in Social Digital Media Communication. Are degree reflects front-end web development, social marketing and practices, as well as graphic design.

Benjamin R. Mackey
Ben Mackey Design
505 S. 1st St
Chariton, Iowa 50049
641.774.0984
bsmackey@windstream.net

Skills / Toolbox

Adobe Creative Suite:
Dreamweaver
Illustrator
Photoshop
HTML/HTML 5
CSS/CSS3
InDesign
Flash
Brand Identity
MS Office:
Word
Excel
Visio

Experienced with :
Web Design
Web Development
Responsive Web
SEO/SEM
jQuery
Social Media Marketing Strategies
Joomla
WordPress

Currently working with CMS systems:

Social Media Platforms:
Facebook
Twitter
Linkedin
Google+
Tumblr
Pinterest




REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUESTS

Objective:

To secure a position that enables me use my skills to advance while the company prospers.

EDUCATION:

2010 - present Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa, IA

Associates of Applied Science – expected November 2013
• Social and Digital Media Communication
• Emphasis in Web Design and Social Marketing
2011 Scholarship – Computer Programming
2012 Scholarship – Indian Hills Community College
2013 Scholarship – Indian Hills Community College
• Presidents List : 2010 – Spring Term, 2012 Summer Term
• Dean’s List: 2011 – Spring Term, 2012 – Fall & Winter Term
EXPERIENCE:

FREELANCE
• Designed logo and brand recognition for Demichelis Law Firm
• Designed t-shirts for the Chariton High School Mock Trial Team 2006 – 2010
• Created outdoor signage for Cornerstone Community Church of Chariton
• Designed and created Chariton High School Baseball Poster – 2013
• Made the Computer Programming Department t-shirt to be distributed amongst the students within the program

SCHOOL PROJECTS
• Self-Branding – created logo, letterhead, envelope, and business cards including style guidelines
• Mock Pet Store Design – designed and branded logo, business cards, postcard, letterhead, and envelope
Internship in the Marketing Department of the Lucas County Health Center and rebranded the annual Healthy Hearts Promoting Healthy Minds 5K Run/Walk
• Developed benmackey.com – for testing and showcasing development skills

CURRENTLY :
Hy-Vee Dist. Freezer Oct. 1997 – present
Currently a laborer, receiving product for the consumer to be distributed to throughout 250+ grocery stores and over 100 convenient stores

OWNER:

Mack’s Mowin & Misc. Lawn Care 2005 - present
• Started a mowing business - successfully servicing the community for the past 8 years.
• Foreclosure cleanouts for 3 years, also known as “trash outs”
INTERESTS:
keeping up on various social media networks; spending time and with family; volunteering at church; football; trying to be creative
Skills (2) Rating
Print Ad Design
Graphic Design