Skills

• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver)
• Proficient in HTML/HTML5 and CSS/CSS3
• Proficient in Microsoft Office
• Experience working with email marketing platforms such as Constant Contact
• Experience working in groups and with various department heads to achieve a common goal
• Hard-working and quick learner
• Great at multitasking, working with deadlines, and working under pressure
• Self-starter and good at time management
• Experience designing product labels, product cartons, promotional boxes, brochures, catalogs, and other various marketing materials
• Experienced in creating print ready files as well as web ready files


Education

B.A. in Graphic Design
University of San Francisco
Aug 2009 – Dec 2012
Art + Architecture Department
Magna Cum Laude


Skills

Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Dreamweaver
Wordpress
Constant Contact
Microsoft Office

Experience

2013 – Present
Creative Director
Earthly Body, Inc
• Duties included designing labels, packaging, and various promotional/marketing pieces for the company’s 5 brands.
• Responsible for conceptualizing design, creating mockups and drafts, getting approvals on the design from various department heads, and creating press-ready files to be sent off to print.
• Worked with private label clients to create new branding for our existing products.
• Worked on creating and maintaining multiple e-commerce websites as well as email marketing and some social media management.
• Gained experience working in high-stress environment with quick turnaround times and tight deadlines.
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

2011 – Present
Freelance Graphic Designer
• Have worked with clients for one-time or short-term projects.
• Past freelance projects included website design, advertising creatives, email marketing, and logo/identity design.

2012
Design Intern
University of San Francisco
• Assisted with designing postcards, flyers, graphics, envelopes, and web banner ads for various departments.
• Gained experience with working under deadlines and the process of production.

2010 – 2011
Designer and Assistant
University of San Francisco
• Assisted with general office work, data entry, answering phones, assisting visitors, and updating the department’s website.
• Worked as one of the department’s designers, producing various informational flyers, and creating posters and postcards for upcoming concerts and events.