SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

CBRE (Chicago)
July 2015 — Present
– Marketing design for Chicago, Milwaukee and Minneapolis commercial real estate markets; which includes branding, pitch books, OMs, Eblasts, brochures, newsletters, digital ads, banners/signage and presentations
 

PRODUCTION LEAD

MINTED.COM (San Francisco)
October 2013 — April 2015
– Project management of merch design, production and quality control for Art and Home Decor businesses
– Community outreach and point of reference for vast group of independent designers and artists
 

FREELANCE DESIGN

INNOTAS (San Francisco)
March 2013 — March 2014
– Online marketing and advertising
– Environmental graphic design
– Page layout and formatting of press releases, case study manuals and eBooks
 

MERCH DESIGN | PRODUCTION

MINTED.COM (San Francisco)
November 2012 — October 2013
– Product design for stationery, art and party decor businesses
– Layout design and copywriting
– File prep for minted.com
– Quality control
 

FREELANCE DESIGN

REBOOT SF CREATIVE + STRATEGY (San Francisco)
August 2012 — December 2012
– Print production and design for catalogues, brochures,
posters and fliers
– Web and mobile design including HTML & CSS for websites, Facebook and mobile applications
 

ART DIRECTION | PRODUCTION

THE DAILY AZTEC (San Diego)
December 2011 — May 2012
August 2010 — December 2011

– Formatting and design for publication
– Supervising and training design staff
– Graphic work and illustration
– Editing and pre-press
 

MARKETING DESIGN

MONOSTUDIOS (San Diego)
November 2011 — June 2012
– Conceptualizing and planning
– Brand development
– Web and print design
– Business marketing
– Print production
 

ADVERTISING DESIGN

SAN DIEGO READER (San Diego)
May 2011 — December 2011
– Conceptualizing and planning
– Graphic work and illustration
– Promotional material

SOFTWARE SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

– Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Bridge
and Dreamweaver
– Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
– HTML and CSS coding
– Strong understanding of typography, page layout, graphics, print and web
– Experience with pre-press work and print quality standards
– Server interaction and organization
– Copywriting and proofing
– Project management
 

EDUCATION

SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY
Graduated in 2012
– Bachelors of Arts and Sciences with an emphasis in
Graphic Design