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Resume

Experience

Envision Pharma Group
October 2016 - Present
Senior Designer
Responsible for digital, print & UX design. My role also requires establishing standard procedures in order to accelerate the growth of the company's digital capabilities. In addition, I am also responsible for providing feedback and critique for other more junior designers within the company.

Travelers Insurance, Hartford, Connecticut
April 2015 - October 2016
Freelance Digital & Social Media Designer
Responsible for the design and execution of social media marketing pieces, custom web work, some UX updates as well as the occasional print piece. As the main contact for the digital marketing team, I'm expected to project manage my workload. I work closely with the social media content team to create compelling creative that drives traffic to various Travelers web content.

Publicis Kaplan Thaler, New York, New York
July 2012 – April 2015
Art Director / Designer
Responsible for the design and execution of various print and web material. In addition to concept development, I’m also responsible for presenting completed work to clients, providing rationale on existing designs to aid account executives in discussions with clients. I’m also responsible for approving print proofs and art directing junior designers.

A&J Architectural Products, New Windsor, New York
September 2009 – July 2012
Creative Lead
Responsible for the planning and execution of all marketing initiatives. Recent projects include, product photography, design and execution of the company catalog, rebranding all outdated material and working closely with web developers to design and launch the new company website.

Barnum Design, Irvington, New York
December 2007 – November 2008
Graphic Designer
Responsible for the design and production of various print and web materials. Responsibilities include communicating directly with clients and vendors, working with the art and creative directors to complete projects as well as taking lead on projects.

J.Weber Design, Morristown, New Jersey
December 2006 – April 2007
Graphic Designer
Design a variety of material for pharmaceutical companies and local businesses. A majority of work includes self promotional materials, brochures, direct mail, and creation of newsletters from existing and original templates.

McGraw Hill Custom Publishing, Hightstown, New Jersey
March 2005 – September 2005
July 2006 – December 2006
Graphic Designer
Designed custom text book covers, title and copyright pages, as well as other material such as cd labels. Responsible for contacting sales representatives for approval. Other duties include sending composites, separations and prepress forms to printing firms, as well as preflighting and sending finished layouts via ftp.

Dow Jones Company, South Brunswick, New Jersey
December 2007
Graphic Designer
Designed and executed web-based graphics and flash animated banners for the world wide rebranding effort.

Skills

Proficiency in the latest versions of Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Quark, PowerPoint, Excel, Word.
Knowledgeable in Photography, Storyboarding.

Basic knowledge of HTML. Familiarity with Flash

Education

Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
June 2006