Mary Amabelle Rivera

Freelance Ad Designer & Banner Designer

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Location:Manila, Manila, Philippines
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/maryamabellerivera
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Mary Amabelle P. Rivera
Felina Street, Sampaloc, Manila. Philippines
(+63 917) 7579384
migz_rivera2002@yahoo.com

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

July 2, 2007 to January 12, 2009
SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER / VISUAL MERCHANDISER

GEORGE OPTICAL INC.
2005 G & B Bldg., Taft Ave. near cor.
Gil Puyat Ave., Pasay City

• Creative conceptualization and development of advertising campaigns.
• Effective designing of all necessary advertising materials.
• Development of art for trade print publications and point of purchase displays.
• Design concepts and layouts that are consistent with brand guidelines.
• Provide graphic designs and graphic production support.
• Prompt completion layout revisions, optimize and re-touch graphics.
• Development new and exciting patterns and designs.
• Conceptualize and execute design for company collaterals.
• Conceptualize and execute design of show window for each George Optical retail outlet (in coordination with Marketing and in accordance with the theme and activities set by the department) within the given time frame.
• Conceptualize and execute design of retail store (arrangement of fixtures, merchandise, and POP materials with the objective of making the store look exciting and new at all times).
• Training of front-liners/staff as to retail outlet merchandising

Awards received:
• 1st Placer, Ciba Vision’s LCP Window Display Contest (2009)
• 2nd Placer, Ciba Vision’s LCP Window Display Contest (2008)

April 17, 2006 to June 2006
FREELANCE & PART-TIME SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Fuego Hotels & Properties Management Corporation
15Tth flr., 139 Corporate Center, 139 Valero St.,
Salcedo Village 1227 Makati City

• Conceptualizing designs and overall ideas for different division and property collaterals, promotions and campaigns
• Provides directions and creative output
• Designs and develops logos for the Company and its properties
• Works closely with concerned Property personnel in assessing the need for advertising
• Develops a line of conceptual products and goods for Corporate and property use
• Photo manipulation, creation & enhancement of graphic elements as they pertain to display ads.
• Response to all emails submitted by the Sales Department regarding changes and corrections.

Oct. 31, 2004 to March 31, 2006
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Fuego Hotels & Properties Management Corporation
15Tth flr., 139 Corporate Center 139 Valero St.,
Salcedo Village 1227 Makati City

• Conceptualizing designs and overall ideas for different division and property collaterals, promotions and campaigns
• Provides directions and creative output
• Designs and develops logos for the Company and its properties
• Works closely with concerned Property personnel in assessing the need for advertising
• Develops a line of conceptual products and goods for Corporate and property use
• Photo manipulation, creation & enhancement of graphic elements as they pertain to display ads.
• Response to all emails submitted by the Sales Department regarding changes and corrections.
• Booth Design for the Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA TRAVEL AND TOUR EXPO).

May 2002 – May 2003
ASSISTANT SUPERVISOR / GRAPHIC DESIGNER

PidroPhil. Trading Int'l. Corp.
123 Scout Rallos Kamuning, Quezon City

• Provides directions and creative output
• Conceptualizing designs and overall ideas for ladies & Tie-Dye (summer) garments
• Develops Designs for ladies garments and kids
• Works closely with concerned department
• Organizing and carrying out the department’s daily schedule
• Quality Control before releasing the garments

Feb 10, 2000 – Feb 10, 2002
TIE-DYE ARTIST / GRAPHIC DESIGNER

PidroPhil. Trading Int'l. Corp.
123 Scout Rallos Kamuning, City

• Conceptualizing designs and overall ideas for ladies & Tie-Dye (summer) garments
• Develops Designs for ladies garments and kids
• Quality Control before releasing the garments
• Window display

2002
SALES COUNSELOR

Forever Living Products
Greentop Bldg., Greenhills, San Juan

April 9, 1996 – June 20, 1996
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

ABS-CBN Broadcasting Center
Mother Ignacia St., Quezon City

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

COLLEGE
College of the Holy Spirit
Bachelor of Fine Arts Major in Advertising Design (Batch ’98)

HIGH SCHOOL
Sta. Catalina College (Batch ’92)

ELEMENTARY
Nazareth School (Batch ’88)

*OTHER COURSE
Asiantouch International
2009 BARISTA – 119 hrs Finishing Course
(TESDA Accredited) Espana, Manila

SEMINARS AND WORKSHOP ATTENDED:

1998
"International Design: Trends and Tendencies"
San Beda College
Mendiola, Manila

1994
“Package Design"
College of the Holy Spirit
Mendiola, Manila

1994
"Advertising Photography"
College of the Holy Spirit
Mendiola, Manila

1993
"Basic Photography"
College of the Holy Spirit
Mendiola, Manila

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS

Computer programs:
Adobe Illustrator CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS3, MS PowerPoint, CorelDRAW 11, MS Word, Movie Maker, basic MS Excel, InDesign, Macromedia Freehand and Flash.
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Banner Design