Christopher H. Cann

Freelance Graphic Designer & Logo Designer

Location:Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
2 Skills
Enthusiastic, flexible, performance-driven, team-oriented artist offering diverse design experience and proven professional production skills.

Experience: • Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), Fairfield, OH
(August 1997- Present) Senior Graphic Designer/ P.O.P. Design Specialist.
Developed designs for P.O.P. Displays and Packaging (Promotional &
Permanent). Worked with Sales staff to cultivate the best solution(s) for
clients. Communicated design through sketches, models, renderings,
specifications and presentations to outside clients or corporate clients.
Lead designer for a national account. Experienced in supervising and
instrumental in planning, creating, and implementing project workflow
processes in the graphics department. Researched, planned, implemented,
evaluated, and maintained software & hardware for design and project
management. Developed relations and worked with media supply and
service supply professionals to manage design resources.

• Freelance Design, Cincinnati, OH (June 1991- Present)
Industrial Design & Graphic Design. Create and cultivate a variety of design
solutions for diverse customer base providing design ideation, sketches,
presentation renderings, AutoCAD operation, patent drawings, specification
sheets, materials and processes consulting. Facilitate design from concept to
production. Products have ranged from home fixtures, toys, awards, and of
exhibit displays to labels, logos, and brand identity.

• Internship:
Chrysler Motor Corporation Automotive Design/Advanced Styling Studio,
Detroit, MI (September 1989 – December 1990)

Philips Consumer Electronics
Knoxville, TN (September – March 1988)

Jeff Bisch Design Toy Design Firm
Venice Beach, CA (March - June 1989)

Specialties: Product Design, Graphic Design, Design Communication and Visualization,
Project Leadership, Design Research, Human Factors Research,
Materials and Processes

Computer Skills: Hardware Systems- Macintosh (OSX +) & PC (Windows 7 +)
Large & small format printers, Prototyping/Cutting Tables
Software- Adobe Creative Suites, Starta 3D CX Pro, Score® (CAD)

Education: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
Industrial Design (1987-1991) Class of 1991
University College
General Studies (1984-1987)
College of Engineering
Aerospace Engineering (1982-1983)

Interests: Virtual Reality, Texture Art, Ceramics, Camping, Travel, Live Music,
Automotive Restoration and Fabrication, Racing (SCCA), Martial Arts,

Portfolio/References: Available upon request.
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Logo Design