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Vince McGinley

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator & Illustrator

1690
Location:Orlando, Florida, United States
Phone: 786-540-3096
Website: http://www.vincecreative.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/vincemcginley
8
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$50
Rate/Hr
Relevant Skills:
-Illustration (traditional/digital), presentations, marketing collateral, product development, print ads, page design, logo design, package design, apparel and post production
-Experience with HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript
-Attention to detail (text and visual), while also considering the big picture
-Self-starter and self-motivated
-Seeks out opportunities to broaden knowledge and skills
-Enjoys conceptual and artistic problem solving
-Shrewd fiscal awareness
-Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
-Ability to manage and prioritize projects
-Positive attitude and outlook

Experience:

Re-Think It, Inc. Winter Park, FL  
2004-Present (Infant and Toddler Products)
Responsibilities:
-Original illustrations and design for inhouse brands and licensed products
-Managed product development through all stages from concept to finished goods including promotional and marketing
-Created all marketing collateral including presentations, brochures, magazine ads,? trade show material, web advertising, postcards and more
-Web design including front end design and peripherals (i.e. social media, shopping cart)
-Upgrade and manage the quality of the brand
-Copywriting for children’s books, advertising, marketing and online
-Product and lifestyle photography including digital manipulation and touchup
Secondary Responsibilities:
-Sales, Consumer Outreach, Customer Service, Product Safety, Product Assembly and Warehouse

Pace Products, Inc. Apopka, FL
2003 (Educational Products)
Responsibilities:
-Original illustrations and package design for children’s educational activities, books, and banking programs

K12, Inc.  McLean, VA
2000-2003 (Curriculum for K-12 homeschooling and virtual charter schools)
Responsibilities:
-Created original artwork for print books, activity sheets, online screens, lesson art
-Worked with team to develop initial look and feel of K12 printed materials at launch
-Quality control and style guide

Carter’s  Morrow, GA
1999-2000  (Children’s Apparel)
Responsibilities:
-Original artwork and pattern development for Boy’s Playwear
-Prep approved art for printing