Event Strategy Group (2013 - 2016)
Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director
Implementation of client brand/design, branding development, production and execution for all relevant projects, aide in organization of client brand assets, asset templating, provide creative contribution to client design, brand and conceptual development where applicable, direction for design, experiential, editorial, marketing materials (print/digital), environmental branding, photography, color palette, style and usage guidelines, and template libraries for high level brand and across vertical markets/segments.
Phillips Feed & Pet Supplies (2011 - 2013)
Lead Graphic Designer and Marketing
Managed the design team and work flow all while conceptualizing, designing, and producing several projects such as sell sheets, promotional booklets, invitations, trade show graphics, advertisements, postcards, email blasts, etc. Preparing design files for various vendors, printers and web producers. Working closely with Brand Managers and other internal departments on numerous projects.
Contract Direct Mail Graphic Designer
Designed an assortment of direct mail pieces for the 2008 election cycle. Prepared files for production for print and worked closely with account managers.
Freelance Graphic Designer (2007-2015)
Event Strategy Group, Plymouth Meeting, PA
M2, Philadelphia, PA
IWS, Alexandria, VA
In The Crosshairs, Washington, DC
Kelpius Cycling Team, Philadelphia, PA
Just Riding Along Bicycle Shop (JRABS), Laytonsville, MD
Case Design/Remodeling, Inc., Bethesda, MD
Christian Service Charities, Annandale, VA
Eastern Research Group, Arlington, VA
Home Front Communications, Washington, DC
Jon Wye, Washington, DC
KindHuman Sports, Advance, NC
OmniStudio, Inc., Washington, DC
Lorél Marketing Group, Valley Forge, PA
MABRACross.org, Washington, DC
MedErgy HealthGroup, Inc., Yardley, PA
Rio Brands, Philadelphia, PA
University for Peace, Washington, DC
United States Postal Service, Washington, DC
The Creative Group - Washington, DC and Philadelphia, PA
U.S. Green Building Council (2007 - 2008)
Designed an assortment of projects–everything from web banners, web graphics, webinar graphics, buckslips, invitations, brochures, and show programs, to large scale signs and much more. Prepared files for production for both web and print. Worked closely with project managers and different internal departments.
Journey Communications Inc. (2006 - 2007)
Designed various in-house and tradeshows graphics. Prepared a wide variety of files for print and fabrication. Also worked hand-in-hand with clients every step of the way–from the concept stage, to budgeting, design, fabrication, shipping, and finally the convention hall and everything in between.
The Media and Marketing Group (2006)
Designed, prepared files and resized existing advertisements, such as light boxes, billboards, newspaper and magazine ads, brochures, etc. in a very fast paced environment.
Toccare Design (2006)
Graphic Design Intern
Assisted in design and production of new products, image and color research, layout and design comps, revisions and alterations to current designs. Assisted in acquiring pricing from vendors, created and sent requests for quotes to vendors. Also attended the National Stationery show and helped with their booth.
Proficient on both Mac and PC platforms
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Microsoft Office Suite
- Art Direction
- Print production
- Large format printing
- Event and Environmental branding
- Digital photography
- Direct Mail
- Team Management
- Project Management
- Multitasker Extraordinaire
- Strong Organizational Skills
The Art Institute of Philadelphia (2006)
Bachelors of Science Degree in Graphic Design