- AmeriMark Direct
Cleveland, Ohio – 12/2016-Present
- Innovairre br>
(formerly International Data Management)
Akron, Ohio – 02/2010-12/2016
Mail Merge Programmer/Graphic Designer
- Programmed letters using GMC® Inspire with emphasis on design layouts for clients in the fundraising industry.
Designed business cards and letterhead as well as other marketing materials like tradeshow banners, advertisements and transactional or marketing emails.
Used Adobe® Creative Cloud Software (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Acrobat Pro) for all graphics related projects.
- Jasmine-Jade Enterprises, LLC
Akron, Ohio – 11/2004-10/2009
- Designed and illustrated various graphics for print and web applications for Jasmine-Jade and its subsidiary companies: Ellora’s Cave Publishing, Inc., Cerridwen Press, The Lotus Circle, Lady Jaided Magazine and Gothik Grounds Coffee Shoppe.
Illustrated cover art for the Cerridwen Press Cotillion line.
Designed monthly ads for print in Romantic Times Book Reviews Magazine.
Developed and maintained catalogs for Jasmine-Jade Enterprises and three of its companies.
Designed and illustrated various stages of the Ellora’s Cavemen 2006, ‘07, ‘08, ‘09 and ‘10 Calendars.
Printed cover art using an Océ CPS900 printer and Command Workstation defining print quality.
- Breen & Company br>
(formerly Breen & Fox)
Cleveland, Ohio – 4/2004-11/2004
Graphic Designer/Administrative Assistant
- Designed graphics for a real estate broker while assisting the building manager with office organization.
Designed floor plan brochures for potential lessees.
Designed ads/announcements for print in Crain’s Cleveland Business Magazine.
Assisted in office organization with labels, file folders and typing lists/charts.
Answered calls and emails from tenants to address questions or send maintenance to their suite for repairs.
- The University of Akron
Akron, Ohio – Fall/1999-Spring/2002
- Bachelor of Arts / Graphic Design / GPA: 3.093
- Kent State University
Kent, Ohio – Spring/1995-Fall/1998
- Studied Fine Arts / Visual Communication / GPA: 3.08
Skills and Interests
- Adobe CS4, Microsoft Office, Mac & PC platforms, Printnet T Designer, WordPress, digital illustration, photography, drawing, painting and dancing.