Theresa Navarre

Freelance 3D Graphic Designer & Ad Designer

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Location:Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
Phone: 203.217.1372
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/theresanavarre
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SOFTWARE: Adobe CS5 (Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat)
QuarkXPress, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint

WORK EXPERIENCE
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER 6-2010-CURRENT
Clients: Covidien, New Haven, CT, i2Systems, Morris, CT, C&R Printing, Bristol, CT
• Variety of print media, design and production
• Brochures, Manuals, Specification and Sell Sheets, Packaging, Business Cards, Labels

SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER 5-2007-6-2010
Covidien, 150 Glover Street, Norwalk, CT 06857
• Lead Graphic Designer for the Covidien Marketing Communications Department
• Designs brochures, ads, sell sheets, booklets, event graphics and other
marketing collateral
• Creates mechanicals, proofs and releases print-ready files to vendors, supervises
photo shoots
• Assigns jobs to designers, oversees creative server and collateral archive

GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2006-2007
Oce North America, Corporate Printing Division, Trumbull, CT
• Designs guides, brochures, specification sheets, logos, posters and creative templates
• Creates mechanicals, proofs and releases print-ready files to vendors, supervises
photo shoots
• Prepares materials for the Oce web site including customizable pdfs and Flash ads
• Trains new back-up graphic employees and supervises on-site freelancer

FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2006
Clients: LMS Design, Norwalk, CT Tom Fowler Inc., Norwalk, CT
• Variety of print media, packaging design and mechanicals

SENIOR PRODUCTION DESIGNER 2005-2006
Zunda Design Group, Norwalk, CT
• Packaging design and production such as over wraps, labels, lids and shrink wraps
• Concept work, logo design, retouching, hi-res production and mechanicals
• Clients: Dannon, Colgate, Supple, Ragu, Newman’s Own, Supreme Brands
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2004-2005
• Variety of print media, packaging design and mechanicals
• Clients: Zunda Design Group, Tom Fowler Inc, Source Marketing,
Blue Buffalo Group, Marketing Drive Worldwide

LONG-TERM FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER, 2001-2004
Playtex Products, Inc., Westport, CT
• Packaging design and production such as FSI’s, brochures, booklets, inserts, direct mail
• P.O.P. pieces such as riser displays, PDQ’s sidekicks, gravity feeds, wraps, boots
• Playtex Accounts: Feminine care, infant care, sun care, hair care and household products

ART DIRECTOR 1999-2001
Reach Marketing , Westport, CT
• Managing and directing digital production artists and freelancer
• Art directing promotional and non promotional collateral and point-of-purchase such as
displays, FSI’s, brochures, in-ads, direct mail
• Clients: Gillette, Pharmavite, Hanes, Bali, Ocean Spray, Swissair

ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR 1997-1999
Market Growth Resources , Wilton, CT
• Design and production of promotional pieces for Duracell’s Co-Marketing Account

EDUCATION
Southern Connecticut State University, Master of Science Degree, Major: Art Education
University of Bridgeport, Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Major: Painting
Skills (2) Rating
3D Graphic Design
Ad Design