Emily VanGorder

Freelance Ad Designer & Banner Designer

Location:Prospect, Pennsylvania, United States
Phone: 724-968-0819
2 Skills
I am a graphic designer. I love what I do. I have been designing for over 4 or 5 years. I like making people smile because its what they want. I will work on what you need until you love it

Emily VanGorder
1315 Whitestown Rd.
Prospect, Pa 16052
Background Summary
-Member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts,
-Member of the Butler Art Center

Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Oakdale Pa
Associate in Science Degree, Graphic Design, October 2008
Honors 1 quarter, Perfect Attendance 2 quarters
Areas of concentration:
*Technical illustration *Digital Imaging *Advertising
*Corporate Design *Production *Web design
Computer knowledge:
*Adobe Photoshop *Adobe Illustrator *Adobe Indesign
*Adobe Flash *Adobe Dreamweaver *Microsoft Word
Butler Vocational Technical School, Butler, PA
NOCTI Advertising and Design Certification-
June 2006
Related Coursework:
*Production *Layout and Design
*Photoshop Digital Photography Retouching
*Animation *Vinyl Graphic design and Production
*Illustration *Silk Screen *Laser Operations

Work Experience
Chroma Graphics Graphic Design Internship
Oakdale, Pa
July 2008 to October 2008
*Logo design and production *Sign production
*Vinyl production and application *Business card designs
*Copying *Silkscreening *Customer service
*Organize incoming work flow
*Proficient in :
Vinyl express
Illustrator and

1st Impressions Printing Plus
Graphic Designer
Butler Pa
August '10 to present
Working with customers individual projects
Production including cutting, stapling, numbering, copying, laminating, 2 part forms
Design work including business cards, brochures, raffle tickets, ect
Open store everyday answering phones and working on customer projects in a timely
matter. Individual time management working in an environment being by myself.
Interaction with customers in person and on the phone.
Software: Adobe Photoshop Cs2, Adobe Illustrator Cs2, Adobe Indesign Cs2,

Trader Horn
Graphic Designer
Butler, Pa
February '10 to April '10
Design Layout for weekly ad pages
Adobe Photoshop CS2
Multi AD Creator Pro
File Maker Pro
Create 4-8 pages of advertisements weekly
Data entry for ad counts using File Maker
Send out ads to Butler Eagle, Green Sheet, HorseTrader, and The Derrick
Produce ad packets for 9 Trader Horn Stores

4mo Info Advertising
Graphic Designer
Butler, Pa
October '09 to December '09
Designing Layout, and color of ads suitable for customer needs
Software: Adobe photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
Responsibilities include:
* Designing advertisements for client in a timely manner
* Creative thinking based on a description to come up with client desired ad
* Layout design of placemat

Cranberry, PA
Feb.'09 to Feb.'10
Copy and Print Center Associate
* Interacted directly with customers and produced their orders in a busy environment.
* Copy, faxing, binding, printing, laminating and mounting
* Printing posters, laminating, and folding, making stamps
Equipment: Copier, binding machine, folding machine, poster printer, stamp maker
* Print documents using copier
* Laminating up to 40 inches
* Cutting and trimming
* Stamp making
* Interaction with customers
* Banner Making

Sales Associate
Butler, Pa
October 2006 to February 2009
* Maintain appearance of ladies' apparel department. Assist cashiers during busy periods
and cover for greeters during breaks. Also support stock-room staff with transporting
merchandise to the sales floor.

Butler, Pa
March 2004 to October 2006
*Interacted with many customers and was in charge of processing purchases and bagging
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Banner Design