Thanks for visiting my site! Following is a little info about my creative passion, graphic design.
My many years of experience specifically relate to studio management, print and digital publication design, identity systems, marketing collateral, email marketing, and more. Along with designing, the strengths I offer are helping creatives focus on project direction, defining clear goals to acheive, while creating an environment that is condusive to ideas and productivity.
Some of my professional experience includes working with Aflac Insurance, Cisco Systems, Peppermill Casino, MickDodge.com and VisitAuburnCA.com, and I offer the following expertise, experience and qualifications…
InDesign CC • Photoshop CC • Illustrator CC • Acrobat CC • WordPress • Powerpoint • Keynote • Filemaker Pro • Word • Excel • Mac OS • Interactive PDFs • Web Graphics • Infographics • Wrike • Todoist • Asana
• 10+ years creative studio management: managing up to 10 staff members (hiring, firing, scheduling), directing workflow and project management fostering organized and thriving creative environments
• 10+ years digital design: website design and management, email marketing and deployment, analytics, banner ads, long documents and publications
• 10+ years print design and management: monthly & quarterly magazines, fine coffee table books, logos/identities, marketing collateral, event marketing, environmental design
• 9+ years remote team collaboration: experienced with Gotomeeting, Wrike, Todoist and Asana
• 8+ years digital asset management: database systems design & implementation, physical & digital assets
• 7+ years direct sales and customer service: tradeshow and event management, marketing presentations and product sales
• 5+ years photo shoot direction and production: in-depth color correction and retouching management
• BA in Visual Communication Design, CSU, Chico
• Extreme attention to detail, proofing, and press check skills
• Effective project manager, team leader and collaborator
• Positive attitude, team player and love learning with others
• Work hard, play hard, can-do attitude