Dorice Farley

Freelance Banner Designer & Logo Designer

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Location:Locust Grove, Georgia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/doricefarley
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
OBJECTIVE:
To apply my creative design skills to provide clients the graphical solution they desire.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Akamai Innovations, Inc.
Web Developer June 2015 – Present

At Akamai Innovations my main position is to develop top performing websites that captured a high volume of organic leads using SEO strategy. Online marketing hitting all top search engines which allowed for high volume of online leads from local markets and converted them to new patients for our clients. Create digital artwork for enhanced web design and top client’s websites. On a daily basis I evaluate what my clients needs are and offer recommendations as to how we can enhance the company’s image. I develop website for clients using Dreamweaver, WordPress, Photoshop and Illustrator. I am very strong in HTML and CSS. Submitting reports through all Microsoft programs such as; Excel, Word as well as online software.

Freelance Digital Designer November 2011 – June 2015

Worked full/part-time as a Web/UI/UX designer, designing digital artwork for print and web. My main source of income is through elance.com. On a daily basis I evaluate what my clients needs are and offer recommendations as to how to enhance their company image. I develop website for clients using Dreamweaver, Wordpress, Photoshop and Illustrator. I am very strong in HTML and CSS. I also understand the importance of keywords, meta tags, SEO and PPC. I am able to monitor web ranking to improve site’s ranking.

Technology Integration Division, DLIFLC
GS-11/IT and Multimedia Specialist September 2006 – September 2011

Developed foreign language courses for curriculum and combat development. Responsible for all stages of website creations for clientele, from initial design and architecture to development, deployment, and management of website. Developed instructional design and educational technology utilizing flash, video, audio and other multimedia software.

To view projects: FAMiliarization Learning Modules | Language Survival Kits, Countries in Perspective, Cultural Orientation and Pronunciation Guides. To view other projects I worked on please click here for Legends and Folktales

SHOP.COM
Website Manager March 1999 – February 2006

Worked directly with CEO to ascertain requirements and projects goals, ensuring that all objectives were outlined and accomplished. Coordinated with technical services, programmers, and management to ensure that projects did not exceed budgetary and time constraints. Responsible for all stages of website creations for SHOP.COM, from initial design and architecture to development, deployment, and management of websites.

EXPERIENCE:

Shift Manager Burger King – 1982 – 1987
Training, hire & firing, quality control, employee management, development of training courses, employee scheduling, inventory, ordering products, delivery, shift and cash drawer management, banking

Century (Syufy) Theater Manager – 1987 – 1990
Training, hire & firing, quality control, employee management, development of training courses, employee scheduling, banking, ordering product, employee scheduling, inventory, ordering products, delivery

Color Lab Manager for Kinko’s – 1990 -1994
Training, hire & firing, quality control, employee management, development of training courses, employee scheduling, shift and cash drawer management

EDUCATION:

Masters Institute of San Jose, San Jose, CA – 1997 - 1998
Multimedia Communication & Presentations – Associate of Arts & Sciences – GPA: 3.74

Hartnell Community College, Salinas, CA
34 units in Photography and Art History - Certificate of Completion

Monterey Peninsula Community College, Monterey, CA
12 units towards a B.S. degree in IT and Communication Design - Certificate of Completion

Phoenix University Online
46 units towards a B.D. degree in Business Management

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSED

Adobe Software Photoshop Certificate 2002
Adobe Software Flash Certificate 2007
ActionScript Certificate 2007

CONTRACTED/FREELANCE COMPANIES:

Lancer Media – Web Design, Ad Design, Graphics and Logos
Short Results – Web Design, Ad Design, Graphics and Logos
Upper Cumberland Tee It Up – Print Ads, Logos, Website Development
Pebble Beach - Web and Graphic Developer
Taste of Monterey - Contract graphic designer
LanguageLine.com - E-mail marketing consultant and HTML developer
Byte Technology - Graphic and UI designer
Trainer's Choice – Logo Design
Members Auto Works of San Jose, CA – UI design
Morrocco Method Int’l – Label Design

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AWARDS:

• Online Quality Control (QC) and Usability
• Product Quality Control (QC) and Usability
• Maintain Copyright Laws and Issues
• Constructive Interpersonal skills

Technical Experience and Skills

• Advanced Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop skills
• Advanced collaborating with creative team and contribute ideas
• High proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Acrobat
• High proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
• High proficiency in Web Analytics and Usability
• High proficiency in Keywords, SEO, ROI, CPC and Web Optimizing
• Proficiency Experience with B2B and B2C clients
• Proficiency with incorporating graphic elements into video
• Proficiency with preparing project files to meet web/print requirements
• Proficiency with manage busy workload and meet tight deadlines
• Proficiency with accurately estimate time investment needed for project needs
Skills (2) Rating
Banner Design
Logo Design