John Vaverchak

Freelance Product Illustrator & Technical Illustrator

Location:New Britain, Connecticut, United States
Phone: 860-229-7741
2 Skills
Employment September 1998-May 2009: CUNO Incorporated. Meriden, CT. 06450 Job Description: Senior Graphic Artist Support marketing and sales in all graphic areas
Develop Trade Show and Display Graphics Literature designed from conception to print
Develop slide presentations for the marketing departments and corporate executives
Manage and develop video production including animation and editing Oversee projects that were sent to outside vendors Mentoring and training new employees Assigning and reviewing staff assignments Supervise and oversee photo shoots Company photographer and Video Production Producer
Training, Product Installation/Usage and Technical Illustration
CUNO Professional Achievement Award - 2004
3M World Wide Calendar Photography Winner - 2007
April 1995-September 1998, Loctate Corp. Wallingford, CT. Job Description: Graphic Artist/Video Production First two years with the company, design and support materials for marketing and sales Develop themes and graphics for trade shows Attend trade shows for correct set up of displays Last two years I transferred to the Audio Visual department which included animation, video editing, and production Obtain outside resources for various projects January 1991-April 1995, Corometrics Medical Systems, Wallingford, CT. Job Description: Graphic Artist Support of Marketing and Sales
Literature designed from conception to print
Develop slide presentations for the marketing departments and corporate executives
Management of the Audio Visual department Education: Spring 2009-Fall 2010 , Hamden CT , Illustration Major – working on a Bachelor’s degree, expected to finish in 2011
Paier College of Art, June 1994: Tunxis Community College, Farmington, CT. 06032, Associates Degree in Applied Arts
September 1998-2000: Central Connecticut State University, New Britain CT. 06053 Bachelor of Applied Arts.

Efficient in the following Programs:
Adobe Premier
Adobe Photoshop CS
Adobe Illustrator CS
Adobe In-Design
Adobe Acrobat
Adobe After Effects
Final Cut Pro
Cleaner (Compression Software)
Windows Excel, Word

Experience in:
Lightwave 3D

Courses and Seminars: Lightwave 3D
Advanced 3D Animation Project Management Adobe Premier
Advanced Premier Expert Premier Lighting Video Productions Advanced Photoshop Final Cut Pro Editing Video Development: Controlling Cost and Budgets Corporate ****** Harassment
Certificate in Corporate Communications Freelance
Thermospa General Electric Otis Elevator Germano Fence Company Grove Hill Medical Center Pleasure:
Watercolor and oil painting, pencil and pen & ink drawing plus other various artistic media creations, some of which were sold I local galleries. Some of which were sold in local galleries.
Fly Tying and Fishing
Rebuilding a 1981 Porsche 924