EDUCATION AND TRAINING
bachelors of science in graphic design queens college (new york, NY : 2007-2010)
Developed skills in typography, print media, and the latest design software.
Dean’s List every year, graduating with honors.
Fine Art New York Institute of Technology (Long Island, NY : 2006-2007)
Gained proficiency in illustration and composition through courses in life drawing, painting
and color theory.
Graphic + Web Designer - Glen Oaks Service Labs (New York, NY : 2007 - Present)
Creating logo, signage and corporate identity for the company. Successfully re-vamped official website. Managed corporate relations with Sony, Yamaha & Panasonic.
Music Instructor - Catalano Music (Long Island, NY : 2008 - Present)
One-on-one instruction with 30+ students in notation, music theory and performance.
Establishing and maintaining client partnerships.
Graphic Design - Intern Fund for the City of New York (New York, NY : June - August 2008)
Collaborated with senior designers on creating logos, brochures, identity and press-kit for P.S.10 in Brooklyn, New York. Participated in weekly client meetings to review, discuss and update the project’s status.
Product + Staff Management - CDS, inc. (Old Westbury, NY : 2005 - 2006)
Hired, trained, supervised and assigned tasks to a 20+ service staff. Calculated and forecasted daily, weekly and quarterly business earnings - requiring periodical meetings with regional directors to discuss local earnings averages.
SKILLS AND ENVIRONMENTS
Adobe Master Suite CS5 (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver)
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Powerpoint)
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS
Windows & Mac platforms
AIGA member & contributor for over three years.
Golden Key Club Honors Society member.