Program Experience: Adobe InDesign, Quark Xpress, some Illustrator, Photoshop. I am capable of handling both PC & Mac formats. I am also acquainted with the process of creating and using PDF formats. I type quickly and accurately.
Currently employed at The Press. We paginate 4 weekly newspapers each week plus advertorial supplements. In addition to the newspapers themselves, I create advertisements for the newspapers as well as various documents and forms. I have won an Osman C. Hooper award for 2012 for advertising. I have also accrued several Honorable Mentions from contests from a clipart service (Metro Creative Graphics) that we use at the Press.
May 2010 – May 2011
The Morning Journal – Graphic Artist/Ad Design
1997 – 2009
The Plain Dealer – Paginated pages of the paper and advertising supplements. Created advertisements for various account types (Automotive – New & Used, employment ads, retail ads, etc.).