Graphic Production Design

Graphic Production Design

20 years experience in marketing, graphic design, and print production, both in corporate and agency environments.

  • Skilled at following corporate design guidelines and ensuring their application in all materials
  • Work with clients to understand their needs and ensure timely delivery of all materials
  • Produce high quality print and digital production files
  • Develop systems to track projects to prevent duplication of effort
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and Spanish
  • Project management experience

Work Experience

Miracle Theatre Group, aka Milagro (Portland, OR) — 2016–present

Producing Creative Director

  • Oversee the production of five yearly main stage productions, ensuring deadlines and high artistic expectations are met
  • Work with the Marketing Manager to ensure the high quality of all marketing communications and materials
  • Design and produce program specific marketing materials
  • Concept and planning of marketing strategies for the entire season and individual programs with the Marketing Manager

Yesler (via Creative Circle, Seattle WA) — 2016–present

Freelance Production Designer

  • Production and design support for four e-book project
  • On-call case study layout support for large technology company, adhering to strict corporate design guidelines

Glass Vodka (via Creative Circle, Seattle, WA) — 2015–2016

  • Concept and design of all collateral, including brochure, sell sheets, and shelf talkers
  • Designed custom ski topsheet

Committee for Children (Seattle, WA) — Spring 2015

Production Artist

  • Resized five teacher binders from US-Letter to A4 size
  • Designed binder covers and spines

CPH Consultants (Redmond WA) — 2014–2015

Freelance Graphic Design/Photography

  • Redesigned new website (launching August 2015)
  • Photography of civil engineering projects

Williams Helde Marketing Communications (Seattle WA) – 2012-2014

Production Artist

  • Designed and produced marketing materials for top clients, both print and online
  • Supported art directors and graphic designers
  • Developed system to track master files for frequently used documents
  • Responsible for quality control of print and online files
  • Ensured design guidelines for largest client were followed

Otak, Inc. (Kirkland WA) – 2000-2012

Senior Graphic Designer

  • Design and layout of marketing proposals and graphics
  • Design and production of marketing presentations, including oversize graphics and PowerPoint presentations
  • Received 1st place for Newsletter-External, 2008 SMPS National Marketing Communication Awards for online and print newsletter
  • Developed and managed project database
  • Established and cultivated positive relationships with vendors
  • Implemented company-wide use of CRM system on time and on budget

‘mo magazine (Seattle WA) – 2007-2009

Production Manager and Designer

  • Managed the monthly production of full color, glossy, lifestyle magazine
  • Designed and produced layout adhering to brand standards

Publicis (Seattle WA) – 1999-2000

Electronic Production Artist (EPRO)

  • Lead producer for newspaper advertising for agency’s largest client
  • Supported others when needed

Colliers International (Bellevue WA) – 1997-1999

Graphic Designer

  • Designed and produced corporate real estate flyers and brochures for multinational commercial real estate company
  • Developed and maintained relationship with vendors
  • Managed design assets

Software

  • Adobe Creative Cloud: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat
  • Microsoft Office 365: PowerPoint, Excel, Word

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