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Skills

• Photoshop • Illustrator • InDesign • Dreamweaver • Fireworks • Flash • HTML • CSS • Python • Javascript 
• WordPress • iPad Design • UX Design • Brand Development • iMovie • Premiere Pro • Event Planning

 

Professional Experience

Current

Ocean Optics, Dunedin, FL

Senior Graphic Designer

• Design and produce all print and web-based collateral for U.S., European and Latin America locations

• Design and maintenance company website

• Tradeshow booth design for U.S., European and Latin America locations

• Shoot/edit video and photos of new processes, products and tutorials

• Maintain social media accounts, as well as Marketing promotions and giveaways

• Collaborate with the Marketing team for best Marketing practices and solutions to boost sales

• Work with print vendors to find the best printing prices

 

2015

Conlin’s Digital Print & Copy Center, King of Prussia, PA

Color Correction Specialist/Graphic Designer/Social Media Coordinator

• Organize, gather and post relevant information to our various social media pages

• Design projects for clients per their needs

• Format all wide-format print jobs for production

• Championed website redesign (in progress) to better focus on client need, easy navigation and more appealing layout

• Started implementing social media into everyday “shop” life

 

2014


Williams Lea (Independent Contractor to Pfizer), Collegeville, PA

Senior Graphic Designer (Contract)

• Daily tasks included project management, project planning and completion for brands such as Nexium, Champix, Prevnar 13, Tygacil and more.

• Lead designer for Champix (European brand for Chantix) and all consumer, pharmacy and health care provider pieces

• During my employment, the Collegeville site (a team of 3 high-end designers) was the highest grossing team in the company

• Weekly positive feedback from satisfied clients

 

2013

Friends Life Care, Plymouth Meeting, PA

Online Community Manager

• Increase traffic to Friends Life Care’s eMeetinghouse community website by providing fresh and relevant content to our readers

• Maintain the social media pages of Friends Life Care and also find new ways of attracting more followers.

• Complete any design projects for marketing materials of Friends Life Care.

 

2012

The Elizabeth House Family Life Center, Wilmington, DE

Marketing & Communications Manager/Creative Solutions Manager

• Manage the Learning through Technology Program that is made for high school-aged youth to improve their writing and reading literacy through the use of technology

• Manage a team of five creative professionals that help with All Out Media creative solutions and the Learning through Technology program.

• Update and handle social media and newsletters for both the Elizabeth House and All Out Media

• Designed the new magazine layout for the monthly publication, All Out Media magazine

• Responsible for the content inside of the magazine from month-to-month

• Re-branded the organization’s overall look on all marketing materials and website (soon to be published)

 

2011-2012

The University City Review Newspaper, Philadelphia, PA

Lead Graphic Designer

• Layout two weekly newspapers

• Design Ads

• Build websites and design other marketing materials for the company’s clients

• Designed the logo and layout for the short-lived Voice of Philly, a weekly newspaper belonging to a company that hired us for layout

 

2008-2011

Local Pages Publishing, East Norriton, PA

Graphic Artist

• Ad production of five Yellow Page directories and two college publications that totaled over 150 books

• Sole designer of company website

• Started new web/landing page project

• Designed website for our client (quarterly magazine) – www.montconewsmag.com (recently changed)

 

2005-2008

Pindar Set (Yell Ad Works), King of Prussia, PA

Graphic Artist

• Ad production for Yellow Book

• The second highest producing Digitizer on the team

• Highest producing Final Inspection Reader on the team

• Assistant Team Leader of Final Inspection (2006)

 

2005

Valley Forge Press, Malvern, PA

Graphic Artist

• Hired as contract worker

• Designed classified ads for eight medical magazines

• Designed some features in the company’s own magazine, RT Image

 

2004-2005

The Kennett Paper, Kennett Square, PA

Graphic Artist

• Paginated six different weekly newspapers and some ad design

• Placed ads each week, using the company’s ad placement software

• Temporarily assumed position of Production Manager until my departure

 

Freelance Experience

Reading Writers – Voyages (Book )

Contexts Magazine – Various art for stories

Fran Evans Agency for Farmers Insurance – Website

Baltimore Avenue Business Association  – Website

Igzakt Tats – Business Card Design

Oh Sweet Goodness Bakery – Logo

Woven Treasures – Website Design

Red Tiger Martial Arts Federation – Website Design & Logo

DJ Caesar – Mixtape Designs, Business Cards, Flyers, Website Design

DJ Unbreakable – Flyer Designs

Holland Rotungah – Logo Design

Hill’s Seafood – Menu Design

Alexander Dozier – Website Design, WordPress Template Modification

Crystal J Torres – Website Design, Photography, Album Design

Adriana Spada – Website Design

Iris Felder – Website Design

Cheli Louden – Business Card Design

Joey Healy – Business Card Design

Zack Krapf – Invitation Design

Pam Campbell – Business Card Design

Billy’s Buddies – T-Shirt Design

Dyke March – Logo Design, T-Shirt Design, Ad Design

Windfalls Music & Filmworks – Logo Design

DeShawn Snow – Invitation Design, Flyer Design

Bad Girlz Entertainment – Flyer Design

Ball ‘Til You Fall – Website Design, Brochure Design, Flyer Design, Ad Design

Muncy Photography – Logo Design, T-Shirt Design

DJ Maria V. – Flyer Design

I.D.E.A.L. Magazine – Logo, Magazine Layout, Website Design

Capitol Cutz – Website Design

Peavey Hosiery – Website Design

Kennacting Threads – Logo Design

 

Education

2000-2004

Bachelor of Fine Arts – Graphic Design | Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

2006-

Web Site Design Diploma | Art Institute Online, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Certifications

2016

Inbound Marketing Certification | HubSpot Academy