• Over 15 years experience in graphic design graphic design including experience in web-site design, magazine publishing and marketing.
• Strength in collaborating on projects that are effective, not only visually, but also communicate and provoke the viewer into action.
• Creative, strong communication skills and consistently meet deadlines.
Bachelors of Art Degree • 1994, Coastal Carolina University • Myrtle Beach, SC
Freelance Graphic Designer
Print and web design. Producing a wide variety of graphic products including brochures, ads, logos, newsletters, billboards, banners, business cards, flyers, as well as promotional campaigns and company branding.
Production Manager, HomePlace of America, Inc. • Myrtle Beach, SC
Responsibilities included tab layout and design and effectively meeting deadline driven tasks. Provided art direction and design ideas to artists, directed photographers and stylists for developing display shots, coordination of all in-house advertising material: sign packages, direct maillers, billboard designs, ROPs and in-store signage. Training and development of new artists.
Art Director, Momentum Marketing • Murrells Inlet, SC
Designed logos, illustrations, brochures and web design. Designed and produced monthly magazine for Discovery Channel’s Great Chefs Magazine.
Art Director, IdealHOME Magazine • Myrtle Beach, SC
Produced a monthly publication for Myrtle Beach and Charleston. Responsible for production, deadlines and the creation of all ads and layout of publications.