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Illustrator
InDesign
Photoshop
Unique Creativity
Project Management
Time Management
Team Leadership

Profile

Diverse, result-oriented Creative Graphic Artist with a talent for developing unique custom artwork.  Innovative approach to idea and concept development.  Offering 20 years of expertise overseeing individual projects and brand development collections.  Demonstrated ability to work both independently as well as collaborate in large design teams.  Excited to help organizations expand their creativity and with out-of-the-box creative thinking, I would make a valuable addition to your creative team.

Work Experience

  • Senior Graphic Design Specialist with 20+ years of experience in the management of the complete design process, from conceptualization to delivery.
  • Developed creative advertising content for various media, including logos, corporate identities, packaging, illustrations, newsletters, annual reports, newspaper & magazine ads, brochures, posters, trade show booth/banners, postcards and flyers, catalogs, menus, business cards, posters, t-shirts and product packaging while ensuring maximum brand awareness of target audience/market.
  • Leverage re-branding expertise in enhancing client’s corporate image to ensure profitability and business growth.
  • Lead in the design, development and implementation of the graphic, layout, and production communication materials.
  • Recommended and consulted with clients on the most appropriate graphic design options based on their overall marketing goals.
  • Ability to work both independently as well as collaborate in large design teams.
  • Managed up to 5 projects or tasks at a given time while under pressure to meet weekly deadlines.
  • Expert with Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Excellent computer skills that include: Window OS, Microsoft Office, OSX, and typing 50 wpm.
  • Effective time management skills of projects timelines and budgets.
  • Exceptional organizing and planning skills.
  • Excellent oral & written communication skills.
  • Analytical problem solver with a strong ability to quickly grasp complex concepts.
  • Personable with strong relationship-building qualities.
  • Disciplined with a strong character developed from community involvement and volunteer services.