Jim Montowski

Freelance Graphic Designer & Ad Designer

Location:Rochester, New York, United States
2 Skills

Jim Montowski
7240 Blaney Road Delaware Ohio 43015
740.881.1062 jimmon3@frontier.com

Summary of Qualifications

Established in the design and marketing industry serving a wide variety of clients from initial sales contact to product development and ongoing account management. I have impacted clients by bringing their brand to the top levels of their market. Expert ability in understanding client requirements and establishing marketing plans. Extensive experience in B2B and B2C branding, marketing campaigns and print design.

Recent Experience

Lytle Design Associates, Ltd. Design Director 5/99 to 4/09
• Total project and account management
• Supervision of design staff
• Outside vendor coordination for printing, copywriting, photography,
illustration and web
• Involved in sales and marketing activities from initial client contact to
establishing ongoing relationships with excellent results
• Managed and grew two largest accounts for over eight years

TRIAD, Inc. Art Director 11/96 to 5/99
• Managed design department and staff
• Coordinated outside resources including print production
• Produced two monthly magazines and several quarterly publications
• Designed and produced ads, sales literature, newsletters and presentations

Montowski Design Freelance Designer 10/94 to 11/96
• Developed new business and marketing to sustain small studio
• Initial client contact, proposals, conceptualization, implementation,
print purchasing, equipment selection/purchasing and bookkeeping

Complete Creative Creative Director 10/93 to 9/94
• Responsible for conceptualization and implementation of projects
• Marketing new business, project management, scheduling and vendor selection

The Longaberger Company Manager of Creative Services 9/91 to 9/93
• Developed in-house design department, including staff and equipment
• Managed staff and coordinated projects with internal departments
• Managed numerous outside vendors on a daily basis
• Developed new sales literature, corporate magazine/publications,
graphic images for annual sales/training meetings and packaging


The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Associate in Specialized Technology Degree
Major in Visual Communications

Portfolio and references upon request.
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Ad Design