Christopher Leonhardt

Freelance Graphic Designer & Print Ad Designer

Location:Long Beach, California, United States
2 Skills
Christopher Leonhardt
Graphic Designer
122 Junipero Avenue, Unit E - Long Beach, CA 90803 - (562) 883-4804
Work Experience
Freelance Graphic Designer
Self - Long Beach, CA
March 2013 to Present
Designs personalized business cards, logos, brochures, posters, magazine ads &
layouts, catalogs, POP displays, web banners, etc. for various clients.

Skills Used
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Work, PowerPoint
Graphic Designer/Marketing Coordinator
Visionaire Lighting - Rancho Dominguez, CA
November 2009 to March 2013
• Developed and designed advertising, marketing materials and web graphics
• Created and distributed monthly newsletter to outside sales representatives
• Coordinated with various vendors to assure proper completion of projects
• Created renderings and PowerPoint presentations for the Sales Department
• Photographed lighting fixtures for use in print and online marketing materials
• Updated and maintained company website and social media sites
Graphics Specialist
PacifiCare - Cypress, CA
November 2004 to November 2009
• Designed marketing materials for print and web
• Created posters and PowerPoint presentations to promote PacifiCare's Morale & Recognition Committee events which resulted in increased staff participation
• Designed visuals for dietitians for use at health fairs, new employee
orientations, safety training events, benefit fairs, etc
• Created presentations for management in Word and PowerPoint
• Trained new employees on computer systems and procedures
• Extracted weekly and monthly reports in Excel for management review
Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
California State University - Los Angeles, CA
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Flash, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Additional Information

•Highly focused creative talent, capable of producing professional designs which have lead to increased sales, customers, and/or membership for the client
•Able to work independently with minimal supervision while consistently maintaining a high level of production
•Exceptional communication skills which help to develop a positive team atmosphere
•Comprehensive understanding of digital and manual photography equipment
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Print Ad Design