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Resume Number : 50015
Category : Information Technology
Desired Position : production designer
Education : Visual Communications
Skills :
Photoshop3 Yr
Illustrator4 Yr
Fireworks4 Yr
InDesign3 Yr
Dreamweaver5 Yr
Microsoft Word3 Yr
Tax Terms: Contract Corp-to-Corp
Location : North Carolina, Durham
Current Company : Pella Window & Doors
Current Rate per Hour : $35
Experience : 5-10 Yr
Date : 09-05-13
Info :

 

 

SUMMARY:

I am a creative professional, with proven strengths in graphic design and web design, seeking an opportunity where I can utilize my skills to help achieve a company’s creative goal.

 

COMPUTER SKILLS:      Excellent skills in Photoshop, Quark, Illustrator, Fireworks, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

 

EXPERIENCE:     

04/13 – present   Temporary Front Desk Administrative Assistant

 

Pella Window & Doors

 

Receptionist:  point of contact between visitors and employees on site, place incoming and outgoing phone calls on issues regarding appointments and delivery of products.  

 

Administrative:  create spreadsheets on current vendors, process incoming and outgoing mail, make daily mail runs to and from post office.  In addition, occasionally make travel arrangements for employees to and from job sites.  Create accounting spreadsheets for deposits received from customers.

 

Graphic Design:  coordinated with the HR Director, designs for various printed formats to promote company news such as after work socials, sales incentives and general information.

 

 

05/12 – present   Graphics Media Specialist

 

 

DBK Marketing

 

Graphic Design:  creatively designed marketing materials such as logos, brochures, flyers, posters, business cards, ads, magazines, in-store and outdoor signage.  Color corrected photographs from scan or digital images to place in publications, on the web or for print.  I coordinated the scheduling of print jobs for distribution by utilizing printing vendors locally and online to provide the best quality at reasonable prices.

 

Web Design:  provided layout and design of websites, utilizing pictures provided by client or stock photos.  Also, I provided web management on working sites that may need revamping, updates or re-design.   Created E-mail marketing campaigns to promote current promotions, specials or updates to current customers.

 

Social Media:  utilized social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to promote customers current promotions, specials or updates.  Provided statistics on likes, hits on websites and demographics of targeted consumers.

 

12/11 – 05/12   Temporary Customer Support Specialists

 

Wheel Time Network

 

Administrative:  point of contact for specific information regarding Wheel Time services and products offered to customers.  Answered questions regarding online orders via telephone or email, provided troubleshooting information regarding delayed or missing items ordered, and reported and analyzed customers' information, making changes when needed to customer accounts.

 

Technical Support:  assisted with website testing via a 3rd party agency to confirm that customers have the capabilities to order online. 

 

Graphic Design:  coordinated with the Marketing Director, designs for various printed formats to promote company.

 

 

10/07 – 12/09    Facility Graphics Manager

 

 

Lowes Foods

                                                               

Graphic Design:  I worked with the Senior Production Artist in the creative department designing marketing pieces such as labels, postcards, banners and promotional items for special events, brochures, logos, store layouts, and etc. to promote company brand. Photographed and color corrected new product packaging images to promote in weekly circulars.

 

Web Design:    I created online and printable recipes with Corporate Nutritionist to promote healthy eating for Lowes customers. 

 

 

 

03/06 – 03/07       Graphics Artist 

 

North Carolina A&T State University

                       

Graphic Design:  provided print, email and web graphics for layout of marketing items for Alumni, and Development & University Relations Department.  Also, I designed creative pieces from a general concept to completion for promotional events such as homecoming, Chancellors banquet, plays and etc., liaison with local printers for the costs, specifications and deadlines for special projects.  

 

 

EDUCATION                  Gibbs College  2003 – 2004   Norwalk, Ct     Visual Communications

 

Bennett College 1992 – 1997  Greensboro, NC          Marketing