Melissa Thompson

Freelance Book Cover Designer & Brochure Designer

Location:brooklyn, New York, United States
Phone: 347-320-1277
2 Skills
Melissa Thompson
342 Kingsborough 3 Walk Apt# 4B
Brooklyn, NY 11233

Objective: Looking for a position in Graphic Design field with my organizational, technical and communication
skills to help construct quality projects.

? Proficient in Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended, Adobe InDesignCS5,
? Adobe Illustrator CS5, Proficient in CorelDraw X5, Keyboarding speed 50 wpm
? Internet & E-Mail, Visual Communication, Customer Services.
? Bi-lingual: English/speak fluent Spanish.
? Proficient in Microsoft Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, Access, etc.)

May 2005 ASA College, Brooklyn, NY
Associate of Occupational Studies Degree
Major: Computer Programming and Information Technology
August 2005 Liberty High School, Brattleboro, VT
January 2012 OSHA Training Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Certify OSHA

Employment History
Jennie’s Family Daycare Brooklyn, NY 11/07 to 11/11 Graphic Design
? Creates broachers and flyers for the daycare for advertisement the business.
? Using computer and graphics programs to create cd’s covers and labels.
? Use visual elements to communicate information.
? Multi-tasking: graphic designers often work on more than one design.
? Created a magazine using Adobe Photoshop CS2, Adobe InDesign CS2 and Adobe Illustrator CS2.
? Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge.

Favor Mall, Inc. Bronx, NY 06/11 to 08/11 Graphic Design
? Using innovation to redefine a design brief.
? Keeping abreast of developments in IT.
? Working well in a team, with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designs.
? Account executives, website designers and marketing special.
? Desktop publishing meets with clients to determine goals.
? Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed.