4772 Stonebridge Cove Tupelo MS
Currently interested in opportunities to be creative and to advance in the field of Graphic Communication.
1/2003-Present Atlanta Ga /Dallas Tx
S&S Design - Freelance
• Gathered clients, managed accounts, and created everything from initial advertising goals and concepts to producing final artwork.
Dallas Printing & Graphics, Dallas TX
• Managed graphics department. Designed magazines, brochures, direct mail, billboards etc.
Graphic Designer / Art Director
3/2002 – 12/2002
Coopwood Communications, Cleveland, MS
• Responsible for designing all aspects of print, intrnet, multimedia / video presentations, and TV/RADIO for a wide range of clients \
• Met frequently with clients to develop marketing stratigies
• Maintained a cross platform computer network including Windows, Mac and Linux machines
3/1999 – 3/2002
Silverstar Resort & Casino Philadelphia MS
• Duties included all aspects of design. Designed everything from floor upcoming entertainment collaterals, direct mail pieces, magazines,, ads in magazines and newspapers, billboards, & Concepts for Radio & TV spots. I eventually became responsible for hiring the other graphic designers and production specialists. Other duties included organizing meetings, designing the website, and hiring and overseeing all other designers and production specialists.
Graphic Designer 3/1998 – 3/1999 Vital Marketing Tupelo, MS
• Co-Art Director. Responsible for all design, layout, copy, artwork, content, and text for a variety of projects including but not limited to Monthly Magazines, Brochures, Booklets, Web Pages, Direct Mail and various other promotional products
• Responsible for all artwork and design on things like brochures, manuals, books, business cards, letterheads, ads, logos, etc.
• Responsible for all artwork and design for products such as ads, brochures,, T-shirts, catalogs, books, business cards, letterhead and other printed maerials.
North East Mississippi Community College, Booneville, MS
Associate Degree in Art
• First place in state art competition , Computer Aided Design Category
Adobe Dreamweaver, Go-live, Photoshop, Illustrator, Pagemaker, Quark Xpresss, Video Editing, great hand skills drawing in pencil as well as pen and ink