General info
GRAPHIC DESIGN | PHOTOGRAPHY
NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Experience
New York, NY
- Present
Graphic and Web Designer
Responsible for all store signage, website banners, graphics, newsletters, product photography and social media.
New York, NY
Jul 2010 - Sep 2010
Graphic + Web Design Apprentice
Assisted Director of eCommerce in creation of new website
Created mockups of new webpages
Silhouetted, resized and retouched photos for website
New York, NY
Mar 2010 - Jul 2010
Freelance Graphic + Web Designer
Created ads for high end furniture pieces for Elle Decor,
The New York Times and NY Spaces
Designed tearsheets for 100+ furniture pieces
New York, NY
Junior Graphic Designer
Logo Design
Created promotional materials for art gallery, play opening
Researched for and participated in branding for new company
Responsible for photo retouching and preparation of images for website
New York, NY
Apr 2009 - Sep 2009
Design Intern
Responsible for providing design services to 30+ companies in office,
such as TranslateMedia, Crop to Cup, Idea Box and
Women’s Education Project
Projects ranged from logo/business cards to information graphics to promotional materials
New York, NY
Sep 2005 - Oct 2008
Assistant Office Manager / Materials Librarian
Managed office of 85 employees
Benefits administrator of health insurance and Ceridian FSA
Assisted project teams in presentations, model building and
meeting set-up
Cataloged all architectural samples in library
Coordinated AIA accredited lunch presentations with vendors
New York, NY
Sep 2009 - Sep 2011
Volunteer Graphic Designer
Designed their 2007-2008 Bienniel Financial Report, General Brochure
and marketing materials
New York, NY
Apr 2012 - May 2012
Seasonal Designer + Photographer Coordinator
Assists Director of Creative Services in print and photo projects
In-house photographer
Coordinator of photographers for sponsored events at the 2011 & 2012 Film Festival
Brooklyn, NY
Jun 2011 - Oct 2011
Freelance Graphic Designer
Argington Children's Furniture
Designed product manual for furniture retailers and new employees
Created large scale booth signage, promotional material & eBlast for tradeshow
Directed outside designers in design/copy edits of product catalogue
New York, NY
- Present
Freelance Designer
Designed their 200+ page Competency Guide in a long and short version, poster and post-it notes.
Education
New York, NY
Sep 2002 - May 2006
BFA Urban Design + Architecture Studies, Minors in Law & Society and Japanese
Graduated Cum Laude
New York, NY
Sep 2004 - May 2006
Continuing Education
Additional design classes taken at Parsons School of Design and the School of Visual Arts including Poster Design, Promotional Design Typography II and Designing with Type