Villa Park, IL. 60181
Objective Furthering artistic endeavors for an establishment with a creative edge.
Experience Replogle Globes, Inc. 2801 S. 25th Avenue Broadview, IL. 60513
Graphic Designer / Cartographer 06-21-1999 to Current
-Detail-oriented in color selection and text: font, spelling and placement.
-Responsible for attractive and accurate maps with mass market appeal.
-Creation of maps with a variety of languages for the international market
predominately encompassing Canada, South America, Europe,
Asia and Australia.
-Knowledge and execution of both globe and flat map projections using
Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Illustrator CS4 and GIS software.
-Proficient in proofreading text for spelling and to avoid overprints.
-Involved in map revisions, proofing, review and printing.
-Digitized globes from 3.25” to 32” diameter, previously created on film.
-Standardized templates for all maps and sizes.
-Attended printing for various maps to check color and color consistency
between hemispheres, text accuracy and overprints.
-Customized various globes with the use of the Epson Stylus Pro 7800
printer for projects with smaller volumes meeting cost-cutting efforts.
-Working directly with artist, Sam Durant, to create customized versions
of the 32” and 20” globes for gallery exhibitions.
-Meeting project deadlines for clients in an efficient manner.
-Working with Sales/Marketing team to exceed clients’ expectations.
-Assisted Human Resources with the creation of posters and having direct
involvement with company events.
-Created “The Globetrotter” a seasonal employee publication, in Microsoft
Publisher, featured articles related Replogle.
-Use of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat and Adobe InDesign.
-Knowledge of both Mac and PC platforms.
-Involved in new product development.
Loyola Center for Health 2160 S. First Avenue Maywood, IL. 60153
Group Fitness Instructor 11-2005 to Current
-Instructing pre-choreographed Group Power and Group Active.
LaGrange Park District 536 East Avenue LaGrange, IL. 60525
Group Fitness Instructor 01-2008 to Current
-Instructing Spin n’ Sculpt, Spinning, Kickboxing and Boot Camp Fitness.
-Avid Marathon runner including Boston 2005.
Education St. Xavier University 3700 W. 103rd Street Chicago, IL. 60655
B.A. in Arts & Sciences June 1998
-Concentration in Graphic Design and Fine Arts. Computer design using
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Pagemaker. Fine Arts focus in oil,
acrylic, watercolor and pencil.