4969 SE Arden St.
Milwaukie, OR 97222
Graphic Designer/ Principle
PDXdesigns.com, Milwaukie, Or.
Create graphic branding images and creative support to broad range of clients. Provide consultation and implementation of marketing materials and assist in the execution of marketing activities. Work in a freelance/ consulting capacity with multiple contract clients to create strong business marketing and branding identities. Create direct publicity packets and event materials for marketing and sales support for both B2B and B2C marketing materials. Utilizing the most current professional design applications.
Additional duties include:
• Logo Design
• Marketing/Branding Design
• Create regular HTML emails for Clients
• Website Development and Design
• Large format designs including banners, outdoor advertising and vehicle wraps
• Event specific marketing materials
• Content development (web/ print)
• Success working within strict, time-sensative deadlines
• Work in both Mac/Window platforms
Freelance Graphic Design
Portland, OR. / New York, NY
Working in both Portland, Oregon and New York City as a freelance graphic artist. Worked with a wide array of clients and creative teams to achieve artistic agenda and goals. Created electronic and printed marketing and advertising materials including HTML rich emails, website design and development and event specific materials. Assisted with the implementation of marketing activities on a regular basis.
A&E Television Networks; New York, NY.
Designed and directed set layout and art department for live action television recordings. Maintain budget relating to art and crew costs. Oversaw art department for recorded location and studio( A&E and CBS) shoots. Productions included: American Justice (Series), Breakfast with the Arts (Series), History’s Mystery’s (Series), Troy (Special), WWII Dedication Ceremony, Washington, DC (Special)
Lead Designer/ Coordinator
MTV Networks/ Nickelodeon- Little Bill / Shpydah! / Gary The Rat / The Gutter Pups; New York, NY.
Coordinated design staff for animated television pilot. Designed character and background style and color guides. Developed and tested unique color palettes, maintained ink & paint dept. for animated television series. Assisted in the oversight of all design related areas of production including maintaining tight weekly production design schedule. Worked closely with Art Director and Producers to maintain consistency and style.
Adobe CS5.5 Design Suite ( Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Flash, Dreamweaver) Adobe After Effects, Flexi-Sign 8, Roland VersaWorks (Large Format), MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint. Mac/ PC platforms.
Marylhurst College, Social Sciences, 1994
Clackamas Community College, Art/ Communications, 1994
* PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES UPON REQUEST