Carly Wagner

Freelance Graphic Designer & Caricature Artist

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills


Community Manager:
8/2010 – Current
• Moderate onsite multi-format communities, keeping a friendly line of communication with community members, maintain technical functionality, and building brand devotion
• Generate copy, HTML code, and syndicated daily blogs across several brands under a single parent company, tying current trends into relevant content and promotions across each of the sites
• Social media expert, managing 4+ twitter accounts, and several Facebook pages and groups both utilizing several custom apps and syndication methods
• Strategizing with multiple departments across several sites on creative cross promotional use of on hand assets and resources while delegating and tracking each execution point
• Extensive social media building and tracking skills including the use of Google analytics, Google Docs,, and Tweetdeck

Digital Asset Manager; Ad Trafficker
8/2009 – 8/2010
• Generate descriptive copy, brand based copy, and metadata for a variety of entertainment based digital assets, video programs, and series for online consumer and SEO purposes
• Maintain large databases of multi format digital assets and associated meta, usage, license, and royalty data across several brands and delivery outlets
• Work closely with off site team of enhanced media specialists to coordinate delivery, logging, and editing of production tapes to provide high quality streaming video for both VOD and online distribution and syndication purposes
• Manage, data mine, and create highly focused reporting based on data collected from a large network of multiplatform content and ad management systems for ad trafficking, forecasting, and campaign management, as well as digital asset tracking and programming purposes
• Generate schedules used to syndicate multi-format content to a variety of content aggregators using XML media feeds generated via “The Platform” content management system

BOOM! Studios Inc
Publishing Coordinator
6/2008 – 11/2008

• Designed, generated, and maintained large library of rich media marketing, web site, and graphic content
• Designed templates for web site and banner ads for multiple titles while maintaining the integrity of brand style guide
• Wrote and submitted detailed solicitation copy and designed ads for direct market catalog
• Illustrated posters and created other art utilizing a combination of traditional and digital techniques
• Managed multiple schedules for production and distribution of graphic novels
• Strategized and created online marketing campaigns for intellectual properties
• Worked with key retailer’s to maximize sales and create real life marketing events
• Evaluated vendor orders and set print runs for all publications

Platinum Studios, Inc.
Manager, Creative Development - Digital Publishing
11/2005 – 4/2008

• Responsible for finding new digital distribution channels and creating partnerships to develop new technologies for comic and art distribution across all digital formats and devices (web, mobile, IPTV)
• Managed the creation and execution of grassroots/viral marketing campaigns to support the company’s online and mobile ventures, including,,, and
• Serve as the primary liaison between Platinum Studios and the web comics community
• Very active on most major social networks, web comic communities, and comic news sites
• Work closely with advertising sales department on strategies to effectively deliver major ad campaigns across the company’s network of sites

o Created and implemented several successful convention promotional events to drive online traffic
o Managed all creator relations and green room prep for ’06 and ’07 Comic Book Challenge event at Comic Con
o Coordinated booth and convention experience for Platinum Studios and Top Cow at 2006 San Diego Comic Con

Lincoln University, Jefferson City, MO BSA Fine Arts, 2003

Proficiency in Photoshop, Excel, Illustrator, In Design, Quark, Freehand, and Acrobat on both MAC and PC
Conversational Japanese language skills
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Caricature Art