An accomplished creative Senior Graphic Designer and Project Manager with over fifteen years of experience and demonstrated ability. Able to manage multiple projects, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines while maintaining pixel perfect accuracy. Excited to work on new projects finding creative solutions independently or in collaboration with a team. A hard-working and versatile designer hoping for a position that is challenging, utilizes my creative skills and to be a part of something bigger than myself.
Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress themes, Responsive Design, HTML, CSS, W3C Compliant, Microsoft Office programs, MailChimp, Constant Contacts, Magento E-Commerce System, WooCommerce, Teamwork, Mac and PC.
Project Manager Sept, 2017 – March, 2020
Seven20, San Diego, Ca
Apart of a hardworking creative team working with licensed properties Star Wars, Disney, Sanrio, Marvel, DC, Doctor Who, Harry Potter and more.
Packaging Designer July, 2016 – April, 2017
Jinx Inc., Poway, Ca
Responsible for creating original packaging designs for video game brands Minecraft, Overwatch, Rocket League, The Witcher III, Halo, Counter Strike, World of War Craft, Heroes of the Storm, and Hearthstone. Designing for mass market, specialty and international retail: toy sets, blind boxes, collectible series, apparel hangtags, accessories hangers, control display units/POPs, custom dielines, patterns, security stickers, holographic hat stickers, illustrations, prototype packaging and handling daily packaging updates.
Senior Graphic Designer Oct, 2005 – Aug, 2013
X-1 Audio Inc., formally H2O Audio Inc., San Diego, Ca
The leader in waterproof, weatherproof and sweatproof headphones, cases and accessories for athletes, with over a decade of technological innovation including seven registered patents and approximately $5M in annual sales. There I was responsible for:
Web Design and E-Commerce Development: Responsive website design and development, landing pages, created weekly sales driven newsletters for 35,000+ subscribers, Amazon product pages, web banners, webskin ads and content development.
Graphic Design and Print: Print ad campaigns, catalogs, datasheets, B2B sales guides, POP displays, promotional and event specific postcards, stickers, t-shirts, large scale tradeshow graphics like event booths, banners, flags and pop-up tents.
Packaging Design and Die-lines: Created hang tags, box and clamshells designs, unique packaging for big-box retailers such as Apple, REI, Costco, Dick’s Sporting Goods. Developed product instruction manuals photos, drawings and copy writing.
Photography and Art Direction: RAW format product and lifestyle photography for packaging and online, photo editing, maintaining and organizing art server. Experience leading a design team and interns as well as art directed studio and on location photo shoots with third party photographers.