Caroline Kosciusko

Freelance Ad Designer & T-Shirt Designer

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Location:Huntersville, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/carolinekosciusko
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Caroline Kosciusko
www.carolinekos.com
860-480-1440

PREVIEW:
An ambitious and responsible college graduate, Caroline is known to work with great efficiency. Her excellent organizational skills and creative mindset makes her the ideal employee for any company, and her outgoing personality and optimism make her a pleasure to work with.

EDUCATION:
Springfield College, Springfield, MA 2012 GPA: 3.5
Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design

ADDITIONAL ACADEMIC BACKGROUND:
Communications Courses: Radio Journalism, Introduction to Journalism, Introduction to Communications, Internet Writing, Blog Writing, Broadcast Writing, Sports Journalism, Sports Information, Sports Writing.
Business Courses: Introduction to Business.

EXPERIENCE:
Artisan Signs & Graphics – Customer Service/Graphic Designer March 2014 – July 2014
Responsible for meeting clients upon arrival and assisting them.
Assist the customer with picking out what materials and designs would be best for their needs.
Creating new logo designs and re-creating already existing logos.
Ran the online store and was responsible for placing those orders.
Extremely fast paced environment and organization was very important.
90 Day Internship ended in July.

One Source Provider – Marketing Director March 2013 – March 2014
Updated and created websites for the main company and expanding offices.
Created and printed a quarterly newsletter for the company.
Met tight deadlines for creative projects.
Created several company logo’s.
Responsible for all marketing materials in expansion companies. (logos, websites, business cards, establishing phone numbers, emails, etc).
Planned and organized business trips for 20+ people within the company.
Handles some internal operations to help run the company (insurances, background checks, etc).
Responsible for organizing most office events and conventions.

Altair12 – Sales Representative November 2012 – March 2013
Door-to-Door sales for AT&T U-Verse.
Train new employees on how proper and effective sales etiquette.
From background experience, revamped the office and re-designed the training packet.
Improved office organizational systems and timelines.
Based on commission, very long and late work hours.
Left the job after experiencing a dangerous situation at work.

SPEEDO Clothing Graphics Aug. 2012 - Current day
Freelance designer for SPEEDO.
Designed a line of t-shirts for the company.
Since that line, have also designed random graphics for random projects.
Very vibrant and creative slogans and graphics targeted toward younger swimmers.

Technology Solutions Center; Springfield College Sept. 2009 - May 2012
Responsible to answering front desk calls and emails.
Receive student and faculty computers and file legal paperwork.
Initially diagnose computers issues and tell clients when they can expect the issues to be resolved.
Assign computers to proper technicians based on computer problems.
Replace hard drives, memory cards, motherboards, CD drives, keyboards, and laptop screens.

MassMutual Center Marketing Internship Jan. 2012- May 2012
Created many of their graphics for websites, brochures, programs, and advertisements.
Planned, organized, and ran events during the MAAC DI Basketball Championship.
Designed banners, backpacks, placemats for advertisements.
Contributed many ideas to marketing and advertising strategies.
Created logos for all the ancillary events during the MAAC Championships.

CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:
Springfield College Varsity Swim Team (Sept-Mar 20+ hours weekly)
Awarded CSCAA Scholar All-American 2011 (Awarded to All-Americans over 3.0 GPA)
All-American NCAA Swimmer in 2011 (Top 8 finishers at the NCAA Championships)
All-American Honors NCAA Swimmer in 2009, 2011, and 2012 (Top 16 finishers at the NCAA Championships)

New Student Orientation Leader (100+ Training Hours Yearly)
Springfield College has the top college orientation program in the country.
Three day long orientation to the school, college atmosphere, and schools philosophies.
Training consisted of several monthly meetings, and one week long training camp during the summer.
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
T-Shirt Design