Paul Streeto

Freelance Graphic Designer & Magazine Designer

Location:East Haven, Connecticut, United States
Phone: 203-430-8893
2 Skills
Paul Streeto
9 Talmadge Avenue, East Haven, CT 06512
203-430-8893 /

Skills: Adobe CS 6: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver (CSS / html 5), Fireworks, InCopy, Flash, Edge Animate; Final Cut ProX, QuarkXPress 7, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint Presenter, Proteus, Insite, Sharepoint, XML

Freelance Experience:

(2012 - present) Content Creator/Graphic Editor, Voice4America Maketing
Creation and development of information graphics from existing/current political news stories for electronic distribution on social media platforms.

(2012 - pres.) Remote Layout Editor, Golson Media, Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Layout and editing of encyclopedias/reference manuals for various publishers (HarperCollins,
SAGE Publications, Salem Press, etc.) through final production phases for print or digital publication.

(2011 - present) Production Artist, Air Age Media / Wilton, CT (PT, contractor, temporary)
Graphic design: magazine layouts, print & HTML marketing, trade show materials
Production: Issue imposition mapping, external ad trafficking and prepress

Corporate Experience:

Jan 2001 – Aug 2011
Remote Lead Designer & Production Manager
Elsevier Business Intelligence / Norwalk, CT

Hands-on creative leader responsible for the day to day operation of Creative Services Department, its annual budget, staff of 5 remote designers, and overall workflow to meet the day-to-day and long-term needs of the company and its customers.

Editorial Design:
Print design and production of 11 (health care) magazine titles, producing 23 issues monthly
Identity branding, cover art creation, section design & layout, info-grapics

Design and brand print & web creative collateral from concept to completion for conference, database, and publications departments, custom client engagements and external presentations
Logo design, Brochure & Postcard mailers, Print, Flash & web ad design,
PowerPoint presentations, Windsurfer banners/Poster/Signage design, html landing pages

Leadership, communication and project management
• Creation of department workflow processes, best practices guidelines and most effective methodologies for design and productivity
• Acquiring and managing print vendors, mail houses, designers
• Measure and track department performance (quality control, timeliness) and implement financial controls to meet P&L objectives
• Ensure ongoing development and enhancement of department’s skills and capabilities, and the development of individual employees

Gold - Best Publication Redesign, “The Gray Sheet”. ASHPE 2011 Awards Competition (American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors), April 2011

Bronze - Best Publication Redesign, “In Vivo: The Business & Medicine Report”. ASHPE 2007 Awards Competition (American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors), May 2007

(1996 - 2000)
Lead Copywriter / Catalog Designer
Cendant Corporation, Trumbull, CT
Lead a 4-member team on the creation of written content and page layout of consumer catalogs representing American Express, Citibank, Chase & AOL

(1991 - 1996) Print Production Manager / HES Publishing, Guilford, CT

Freelance / Part-time positions
(1995 - 1997) Graphic Designer / New Haven Register, New Haven, CT
(1998 - 2001) Graphic Designer / MinuteMan Press, Milford, CT
(2001 - 2008) Lyricist / LFL Productions, New York, NY

State College, PA
BA – Journalism

Nancy D’Vorin / Managing Editor, Elsevier
203-840-6270 /

Elise Grubb / Sr. Marketing Manager, Elseiver
203-526-4003 /

Ida Stepinac / Communications Mgr. Elsevier
914-260-2085 /
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Magazine Design