Freelance Flyer Designer & Print Ad Designer

Location:Saint-hubert, Quebec, Canada
2 Skills
• Pre-press Graphic Design graduate of '97
• Worked in Toronto and Montreal
• Attention to details and customer's desires (worked solely for one client at client's office for 17 years)
• Almost 2 decades of experience in retail advertisement (mostly food)
• Created English, French and bilingual visuals that respected "provincial language laws"
• Keen sense of retail marketing, as I worked hand in hand with the regional marketing director for over 12 years and became the resource person when she was away
• Well developed understanding of the correlation between merchandising, operations and marketing

Work History:
Senior Graphic Designer, TC Media (June 1998 - Present)

Worked as a TC employee exclusively for one client, at that client's offices. Tasks included:
- Plan retail flyers
- Visually produce retail flyers (6, 8, 10 and 12 page flyers)
- Proofing (typos, grammar, color/picture issues, copy comparison, etc)
- Producing varying requests from customer's franchisees (direct marketing pieces, in-store posters, newspaper ads, etc.)
- Rendering national promotional material either French or bilingual, depending on the project, all while respecting the provincial language laws (French first & bigger than English)
- Entering & keeping track of flyer sales
- Participating in marketing, merchandising and operations meetings
- Keeping the marketing calendar up to date (flyer schedule, media calendar, national programs/activities)
- Review & coordinate radio and television campaigns with flyers
Skills (2) Rating
Flyer Design
Print Ad Design