10 years experience in the Graphic Design industry.
Comfortable and familiar working with, and designing for, diverse clientele.
Able to work creatively and simultaneously on multiple projects.
Effectively works within budgets and timelines.
Contract Design (2011), Cosmic Design - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Produced fliers, postcards and newspaper ads for a major Toronto arts & culture festival.
Art Director (2003 - 2010), The Grand America Hotels & Resorts - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Managed a creative team of four, directed and designed various print and digital marketing
materials from concept to completion, arranged and facilitated photo shoots, worked closely with print vendors, and attended press checks.
Freelance Design (2001 - Present)
Hired for branding, website design, magazine ads, and other promotional materials.
Print & digital design
HTML & CSS basics
Digital and 35mm photography
Arranging and facilitating photo shoots
Press checks and print process
Branding and corporate identity
Customer service and sales
Adobe Photoshop CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Adobe InDesign CS5
Quark Xpress 6.5
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
Adobe Flash CS5
Sales Associate (2011), The Home Depot - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Assisted customers with creative home improvement solutions.
Mac Specialist (2007 - 2008), Apple Store - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Provided customer service, sales, and software and hardware product support.
Associate of Applied Science in Multimedia/ Computer Graphics (2001)
Utah Career College, South Jordan, Utah, USA
Communication Studies (1997 - 2000)
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Lead With Love Film (2010 - 2011), Developed branding and DVD art for nonprofit educational film.
Utah Pride Center (2005 - 2009), Designed brochures, newsletters and posters.
Utah Animal Adoption Center (2005 - 2008), Designed collateral for annual fundraiser ball.