Chris Gatherer

Freelance Graphic Designer & Website Designer

2077
Location:Ventnor City, New Jersey, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/chrisgatherer
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$15
Rate/Hr
PROFILE
A graphic designer with extensive experience in multimedia, web and print design. Exceptional collabora-tive and interpersonal skills, dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Highly skilled in client and vendor relations and negotiations; talented at building and maintaining “win-win” partnerships. Passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing strategies and campaigns; accustomed to performing in a deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements.
EXPERIENCE

Graphic Designer, The Neon Edge Inc. West Berlin, NJ 2008-2011
Created new design themes for marketing and collateral materials. Collaborated with creative team to
design and produce computer-generated artwork for marketing and promotional materials. Participated in production of print and promotional items for key clients under directions of Marketing Department.
Maintained multiple ecommerce websites, which included site design and product maintenance. I was also in charge of manufacturing graphics and promotional material.

Mac Specialist, Apple Inc., Atlantic City, NJ 2005-2007
As a Mac Specialist I’m at the core of a customer’s experience at the Apple Store. My job consists of
offering the customer complete solutions for technology needs and giving personalized training on the OS X operating system and its applications.

Graphic Designer, UPS Store, Brigantine, NJ 2004-2006
Created new design themes for marketing and collateral materials. Collaborated with creative team to
design and produce computer-generated artwork for marketing and promotional materials. Participated in production of print and promotional items for key clients under directions of Marketing Department.

Convention Show Decoration, Atlantic Exposition Services, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 2001-2005
My job consisted of; Convention and Exposition Consulting and Planning Services, Professional
CAD-Drawn Floor Plans, Quality Carpeting, Custom Signage, Innovative Decorations, Logo Carpets and Banners, Exhibit Booth Design, and Booth Installation and Dismantling.

Promotions Representative, Caesars Casino, Atlantic City, NJ 2001-2002
Worked with co-workers to create new concepts and ideas for clients, including basic construction of books, pamphlets, calendars, and catalogs, and logo design and copying. I had frequent interaction with customers’ interests, complaints and concerns. The job required extensive knowledge of Microsoft
programs and project planning.

Intern, Inc-3 Multimedia Corporation, New York, NY Spring 1999
Worked with Design team to create new concepts and ideas for clients. Had original work featured in AI Friedman's spring catalog. Basic Web design.

Intern, Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY Winter 1999
Worked with Design team to create new concepts and ideas for clients.
EDUCATION
Richard Stockton College, Pomona NJ
Bachelor's Degree in Visual Arts
SKILLS
Platforms: Mac OS X, Windows 7.
Software Expertise: Adobe CS (All versions) and Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook).
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Website Design