tom Marvin

Freelance Brochure Designer & Print Ad Designer

1409
Location:Markham, Ontario, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/tommarvin
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Thomas Edward Marvin

Work Experience

Staples/Business Depot
Marketing Dept. - Head Office - Richmond Hill
2004-Present
Senior Mac Production Artist/ Coordinator
Experience in:
InDesign, QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator.
Extensive catalogue, flyer, POP design and ad assembly production.
Organizing page make-up and ensuring all necessary components
such as images and text are provided to complete pagination and creating PDF files.
Product Photography, Colour Correction, Close Cropping and Image Manipulation.
Responsible for Proofreading and Quality Control.
Through a PDF workflow, providing printers with HiRes PDFs via FTP protocol.
Managing problems as they arise with proper coordination and
cooperation with management and production staff.

PI Media/Partners
2002-2004
Senior Mac Production Artist/ Coordinator
Experience in:
InDesign, QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator.
Experience with PRINERGY PDF workflow using the BRISQUE Rip System.
Extensive catalogue, flyer and ad assembly, production and pagination .
Clients include Sears, Ash City, Sony, Canon and BlockBuster .
Magazines such as Canadian Family and Enroute .
Sending files to an assortment of imagesetters such as the FUJI 5000.
Product Photography, Colour Correction, Close Cropping and Image Manipulation
Assisting Sales staff with direct customer contact, opening dockets ,
coordinating workflow and problem solving.

LithoPlus
Senior Mac Prepress Operator / Coordinator
Experience in:
QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator, and DynaStrip Imposition Software.
Upon arrival of client supplied files, preflighting such files for various imperfections such as missing
Illustrator Artwork, PhotoShop Images, LoRes images, RGB images, text reflow and missing fonts.
Colour Correction, Close cropping and Image Manipulation.
Once satisfied with supplied file, sending to FUJI CELEBRA RIP STATION
to await Imposition using DynaStrip software.
Once file has been imposed, sending to EPSON PRO 10000 Proofing System.
Double check imposition for proper content, trap, trim sizes, gripper, gutters, HiRes images, reflow
and bleeds.
After final client approval, releasing RIP’d files to the FUJI LUXELL CPT9600 PlateSetter.
Triple check plates for accuracy and forward to printing press.
InDesign,
1991-2002QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator
Experience with PRINERGY PDF workflow using the BRISQUE Rip System.
Extensive catalogue, flyer and ad assembly, production and pagination.
Product photography, digital manipulation, colour correction and close cropping.
Clients include Sears, Canadian Tire, Ganz, Shoppers Drug Mart and Radio Shack.
Magazines such as MacLeans, Flare, Modern Woman and Chatelaine .
Sending files to an assortment of imagesetters such as the Dolev 800.
High-end quality table stripping, contacting, dyluxes, Fuji ColourArt proofing.

IPI Graphics
1986-1991
Mac Prepress Operator / Coordinator
Experience in: High-end quality table stripping.
Contacting film, Burning dyluxes.
Fuji ColourArt proofing.
QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator
Experience with PRINERGY PDF workflow using the BRISQUE Rip System.
Extensive catalogue, flyer and ad assembly, production and pagination.
Product photography, digital manipulation, colour correction and close cropping.
Clients include Sears, Canadian Tire, Ganz, Shoppers Drug Mart and Radio Shack.
Magazines such as MacLeans, Flare, Modern Woman and Chatelaine .
Sending files to an assortment of imagesetters such as the Dolev 800.
High-end quality table stripping, contacting, dyluxes, Fuji ColourArt proofing.
High-end quality table stripping.
Contacting film, Burning dyluxes.
Fuji ColourArt proofing.

MacLaren Advertising

Office Services / Mailroom
Inter-company mail delivery
Ordering Supplies and Stationary
Ordering Furniture
EDUCATION
Desktop Publishing Associates
George Brown College
Markham District High School
REFERENCES ON REQUEST

LithoPlus
Senior Mac Prepress Operator / Coordinator
Experience in:
QuarkXpress, PhotoShop, Illustrator, and DynaStrip Imposition Software.
Upon arrival of client supplied files, preflighting such files for various imperfections such as missing
Illustrator Artwork, PhotoShop Images, LoRes images, RGB images, text reflow and missing fonts.
Colour Correction, Close cropping and Image Manipulation.
Once satisfied with supplied file, sending to FUJI CELEBRA RIP STATION
to await Imposition using DynaStrip software.
Once file has been imposed, sending to EPSON PRO 10000 Proofing System.
Double check imposition for proper content, trap, trim sizes, gripper, gutters, HiRes images, reflow
and bleeds.
After final client approval, releasing RIP’d files to the FUJI LUXELL CPT9600 PlateSetter.
Triple check plates for accuracy and forward to printing press.
InDesign,
1991-2002
Skills (2) Rating
Brochure Design
Print Ad Design