DESIGN PORTFOLIO

Resume

EDUCATION

Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA - May 2012
BA in Graphic & Product Design
Minor in Environmental Studies

SKILLS

Graphic Design: Art Direction • Brand Identity • Design Systems • Digital Design • Advertising • Email Design • UX/UI Design • Print Design • Typography • Layout • HTML • Illustration • Adobe Creative Suite
Marketing: Storytelling • Marketing Campaigns • Email Campaign Strategy • Marketing Funnel • Budgeting • Project Management • Communication • Shopify • MailChimp • Listrak • Microsoft Office


RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

MARKETING DESIGN LEAD
Oru Kayak
San Francisco, CA
April 2017 – Present

 

  • Own the Oru Kayak brand and art direction, creating graphic designs, layout techniques and visual styles across all platforms

  • Execute marketing projects from conception to creation, including brand identity work, digital advertising, website, and email and social campaigns

  • Produce and art direct campaigns for new product initiatives, ie. crowdfunding campaigns, photo shoots, video shoots

  • Design strategic and targeted digital ads for mobile and desktop platforms

  • Work collaboratively and form relationships with industry marketers, designers, photographers, and videographers

  • Collaborate efficiently with internal customer service, operations and product design teams to successfully implement work

  • Find creative solutions to marketing challenges and create scalable design systems

  • Design daily, seasonal and automated emails while maintaining the brand’s voice and aesthetic

  • Work directly with the Creative Director and Marketing Director to introduce new and innovative designs

  • Implement new best practices for email marketing campaigns

  • Help elevate and bring the design aesthetic to the next level

EMAIL DESIGNER (Contract)
Nathan Sports
Irvine, CA (Remote)
January 2019 - Present

SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Tremor Video

San Francisco, CA    
April 2014 - March 2017

  • Produce all internal and external company marketing materials, including sell sheets, PowerPoint presentations, web and social media content, direct mail, email campaigns, print and online advertising, event signage, custom gift packaging, etc.

  • Collaborate with Events team to produce strong brand presence at industry events, creating digital and/or printed invitations, signage, booth design, branded gift items, and sell sheets

  • Collaborate across PR, Sales, and Research teams to create sound materials, differentiating the company as "thought leaders" in the industry

  • Conceptualize and execute attention-grabbing client outreaches from start to finish to win new business

  • Work with/report to Creative Director to ensure effectiveness of brand identity and expression

  • Guide and coach Junior Designers in creating on-brand collateral

  • Serve as my manager's fill-in when needed, approving new materials created by my team before they are released

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
United States Liability Insurance
Wayne, PA    
Aug 2012 - April 2014

  • Created and updated professional product and services promotional marketing material

  • Designed company invitations, signage, and other items for internal initiatives

  • Maintained website and portal content, written and graphic

  • Directly assisted CEO in creating presentations for company-wide meetings