- Responsible for all marketing collateral from concept to completion including catalogs, clothing hang tags, web banners and email blasts for e-commerce sites luxurylane.com and momobaby.com.
- Manage design team to develop product designs for Momo Baby children’s shoes.
- Fulfill role of primary production contact for outside vendors.
- Maintain an in-depth understanding of all new product designs and serve as a liaison to factories in China.
- Manage digital image library, process images for the web, retouch and color correct new photography.
- Promoted February 2010
- Collaborated with Creative Director and Art Directors to implement designs, create and update templates and styling guidelines using Adobe Creative Suite and Quark XPress.
- Supported Director of Desktop Publishing to lead team of production artists in fast-paced agency setting.
- Assisted in training and development of production processes, such as database programs and translation workflows.
- Managed quality control of supplied images, traffic new photography, and work with Prepress department on processing and image retouching for multiple accounts.
- Designed monthly pharmaceutical publications of Med Ad News and R&D Directions magazines under guidance of Senior Art Director.
- Produced promotional materials, direct marketing pieces, postcards, brochures, signage and logos for Engel Conferences.
- One of eight graphic artists in Creative Services Department at fast-paced Gannett newspaper.
- Designed print ads using Adobe Creative Suite, Quark XPress and Multi-Ad Creator programs.
- Pre-press production duties included troubleshooting materials for printing.
Bachelor of Science
Major: Advertising and Public Relations
Minors: English and Writing
Study Abroad with Internship
Adobe CS3 and CS5
EasyCatalog (for Adobe InDesign)
Basic Audio and Video Production
Black/White and Color Photographic Processes
Freelance Graphic Designer
Atlantic Communications Group
December 2006-April 2007
Contract Graphic Designer
Northampton Community College Intro to Web Design
Fleischer Art Memorial Photography
The Banana Factory Introductory Glass Blowing