Amanda Kilby

Freelance Ad Designer & Brochure Designer

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Location:Johnson Creek, Wisconsin, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/amandakilby
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
AMANDA LYNN KILBY

EDUCATION
Associate of Applied Science in Visual Communication
Ivy Tech State College – Terre Haute, Indiana
Specialty: Advertising/Computer Graphics
Graduated: May 2005

COMPUTER APPLICATION EXPERIENCE
Illustrator Photoshop Acrobat
InDesign Page Maker Microsoft Excel
PowerPoint Freehand Microsoft Word
Super Paint

RELATED COURSEWORK
Fundamentals of Design Typography
Computer Graphics I & II Graphic Media Fundamentals
Electronic Imaging Fundamentals of Imaging
Art & Copy Preparation Desktop Publishing
Electronic Illustration Fundamentals of Public Speaking

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis, Indiana August 2012 to Present
Creative Coordinator
• Coordinate art & instructions for artists
• Create layouts for ads and ad designs
• Work with sales reps & customer to solve creative issues
• Customer service via telephone & in person
• Efficiently meet daily deadlines

Gannett/Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis, Indiana September 2010 to August 2012
Graphic Artist
• Create ads for a wide array of newspapers and magazines
• Create spec ads for potential customers
• Assist in answering questions
• Page layout for multi-ad pages
• Create ad design and layout for glossy ad inserts

Litewaves – Indianapolis, Indiana April 2009 to August 2010
Graphic Artist
• Create and size art to be printed on products
• Answer telephone & customer questions
• Design sales flyers and printed advertising
• Create shipping labels for all outgoing goods
• Coordinate all orders for print and production
• Pack and unpack products
• Order entry & billing

Journal Review – Crawfordsville, Indiana January 2008 to April 2009
Graphic Artist
• Page layout for the entire classifieds section
• Answer telephone & customer questions
• Design advertisements for print
• Type documents
• Prepare legal documents to be ran in the paper

Holiday Inn – Terre Haute, Indiana September 2007 to December 2007
Waitress
• Greet, seat & serve customers in a fast paced environment
• Answer telephone, answer customer questions & take reservations
• Accurately handle cash, credit card & room charge transaction
• Maintain restaurant cleanliness
• Complete end of shift paperwork

Litewaves – Indianapolis, Indiana October 2005 to September 2007
Graphic Artist
• Create and size art to be printed on products
• Answer telephone & customer questions
• Collect and send out product samples
• Create shipping labels for all outgoing goods
• Pack and unpack products

Sodexho – Greencastle, Indiana July 2005 to October 2005
Cashier/Supervisor
• Serve customers in a fast paced environment
• Greet customers and students
• Maintain dining room and cafeteria cleanliness
• Accurately handle cash and credit transactions
• Work well as part of a team
• Completed end of shift paperwork

Pizza Hut – Crawfordsville, Indiana November 2004 to July 2005
Server
• Serve customers in a fast paced restaurant environment
• Maintain restaurant cleanliness
• Utilized mathematical skills by working with hand-written tickets
• Accurately handle cash and credit transactions

Turkey Run Inn – Marshall, Indiana June 2000 to October 2004
Server/Hostess/Bus Person
• Provided excellent customer service
• Greeted and seated customers
• Maintained restaurant cleanliness
• Accurately handled cash and credit transactions
• Completed end of shift paperwork and balanced cash drawer
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Brochure Design