Ritchie G.Molesso

Freelance Graphic Designer & Magazine Designer

Location:New York, New York, United States
2 Skills

PROFILE: Reliable graphic design professional with over three years of experience in print design
and the assembling of marking cotteral. Possesses the patience and intellectual curiosity
for innovative problem solving and self-sufficiency. Able to effectively manage multiple
projects in a timely fashion and assist all levels of the corporate hierarchy from the customer
to the co-worker to the boardroom. Excellent communication skills for use in instruction,
summarization and light copy writing.

SKILLS: Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Indesign CS5, Adobe Illustrator C5, Adobe Acrobat 8.0,
Adobe Distiller 8.0, Quark Express 7.0 Microsoft Word 2007, Microsoft Power Point 2007, Microsoft Publisher 2007

EMPLOYMENT: Fashion Frenzy Magazine, Tampa Florida November 2011 - Present
Junior Layout Designer
• Design layouts,two page spreads, articles for an online fashion magazine
• Prepared artwork export to pdf files to make it print ready and cut to size

Manhasset Minutemen Press, Manhasset, New York September - October 2011
Graphic Designer
• Designed business cards, posters, invitations, photo resumes, school programs
• Prepared artwork to make it print ready and cut to size

Artisan Silkscreen & Embroidery, Jamaica, New York August - September 2011
Graphic Designer
• Designed logos for T-shirts, sweat shirts, hats and jackets
• Prepared artwork to make it print-ready

J. J. Gear & Instrument Co., Inc. Bay Shore, New York February 1992 - December 2010
Machinist, CNC Programmer, Shipping and Receiving
• Provided general clerical duties for the office
• Interacted with customers over the phone and generated sales
• Produced invoicing for customers’ orders
• Managed inventory and operations
• Assured prompt shipping and delivery of products to customers
• Provided excellent customer service
• Precise machinist producing various metal mechanical parts

Picture Perfect Events, Bay Shore, New York June 2009 – June 2009
Photographer’s Assistant
• Placed photos in frames
• Silkscreen T-shirts

EDUCATION: Briarcliffe College
Bethpage, New York
Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design December, 2008
Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Design December2007

REFERENCES: Portfolio and References available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Magazine Design