Jennifer Messinis

Freelance Graphic Designer & Brochure Designer

Location:Centereach, New York, United States
Phone: 6313562360
2 Skills
To secure an innovative freelance position where my existing experience and education will be utilized and to gain moer exposure by creating new relationships with clients.

Skills Summary:
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe Indesign
• Quark
• Dreamweaver
• Swishmax
• Microsoft Office
• Photography
• PC Repair
• Mac OSX, Windows XP, 7
• Customer Service?

Professional Experience:
Freelance, Web & Graphic Designer/Computer Tech - 2006 to present ?• Create logos, business cards, programs, and ?yers ?• Create and update websites for clients such as Actors and Movie Directors ?• Provide full-service graphic design services and website designs as an independent contractor to clients ?• Develop and create corporate identities, logos, icons, and multimedia ?les. ?• Computer Repair/Installing Hardware and Software/Computer Maintenance ?• Handled & Designed Myspace, Facebook and Twitter accounts for a local software company and the band Foghat.

??Four Star Salon Services, Hauppauge, NY–2/10 – Graphic Designer?Successfully manage and coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Collaborate with Sales Managers to create vision, conceive designs, and consistently meet deadlines and requirements.
• Responsible for designing Brochures, Flyers, Sales Sheets, Business Cards, Catalogs, Posters, etc
• Manage operation, financial and administrative functions for art department
• Photograph new products, silo, and color correction

?Rapid Solutions Group, Melville, NY– 2006 to 7/08 Lead Prepress Analyst/Graphics ?• Created websites for clients using Dreamweaver, variable and static products using Page?ex and Four 51. ?• Created graphics such as banners, menus, business cards, letterheads, etc. ?• Uses Fusion Pro in Acrobat 6.0 to create variable mail merges. ?• Team leader responsible for training personnel, delegating workload, overseeing departmental function
Sam Ash Music Corp, Hicksville, NY– 2003 to 2006 Production/Graphic Artist
• Responsible for continuous redesign and the layout of monthly and bi-monthly catalogs
• Designed and maintained all store signage for 43 stores located throughout the US
• Color corrected and silo images for catalogs ??Education

98-00 - Briarcliffe College • Bethpage, NY • Graphic Design
2010-Pres - Suffolk Community • Selden, NY • Info Tech/Web
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Brochure Design