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I am an accomplished designer with a unique balance of creative and technical expertise, coupled with a strong background in print and web design. A master understanding of typography, color, and space with attention to detail and a proven track record of producing consistent clean icons, graphics, and layouts for print and web. Ability to work and adjust in a fast-paced environment and keep a forward thinking momentum.

What Drives Me: Always challenging myself to find new and innovative ways to evolve brands to draw in new adopters while maintaining the core audience. I am a forward thinker, pushing boundaries and going where others might not have considered.


Experience:

Access Marketing Company
Centennial, CO
Creative Director, 2017 - Present


Truven Health Analytics®, part of the IBM Watson Health™ business
Greenwood Village, CO
Creative Manager, 2017

Manage a team of internal creatives and external agencies to create domestic and international campaigns. Campaign audiences vary from clinicians to C-level and focus on brand awareness and product offerings.


Ares Sportswear/Dyenomite Apparel
Hillard, OH
Senior Designer, 2016 - 2017

Direct photo shoots, develop branding and brand guidelines for Ares Sportswear and Dyenomite Apparel as well as their products, programs, and trade shows and mentor junior staff on best practices and software packages.

Conceive and develop national and regional marketing campaigns, crafting a consumer journey through online, mobile, and various direct mail pieces.


Sudden Impact Marketing
Westerville, OH
Creative, 2012 - 2016
Map out and test user experience to ensure quality and accuracy. Conceive and develop marketing campaigns, crafting a customer journey through events and experiences, mobile/social apps, and various print for major technology brands. Pitch concepts and integrated campaigns, foster client relationships and trust, grow business within accounts. Develop branding and brand guidelines, and train co-workers on best practices and software packages.

Print, Collateral, Direct Mail, Email, UX, UI, Web, and Mobile Design.

Clients:
ABB
Arcos
Cisco
Columbus Rocks the Cure
Commvault
Emerson Network Power
FCx Performance
Health Care DataWorks
Homebody Traveling Trainer
Intel
Logicalis
Loss Consultants, Inc.
Micron
nChannel
NetApp
NetMotion Wireless
OCLC
OnX Enterprise Solutions
Verizon
Westerville Chamber of Commerce
Zones


Omnibus Advertising
Arlington Heights, IL
Graphic Designer, 2010 - 2012
Create signage, logos, and collateral for multiple auto groups. Developed animated web banner campaigns to drive sales traffic.

Print, Collateral, Direct Mail, Billboards, Web and Flash Design.

Clients:
Speedway SuperAmerica
Arnie Bauer Cadillac Buick GMC
Bill Kay Auto Group
Bill Jacobs Chevrolet
D'Arcy Auto Group
Ettleson Auto Group
Fidelity Motors
Infiniti of Lisle
Infiniti of Clarendon Hills
International Auto Group
Kowalis Auto Group
M'Lady Nissan
McGrath Nissan
Muller's Woodfield Acura
Nissan of South Holland
Prairie Park at Wheeling
Royal Cadillac Hummer


MedEd Architects
Chicago, IL
Graphic Designer/Editor, 2008 - 2010
Assisted and edited medical product and CME training videos. Created guides and supplemental materials for event training attendees.

Print, Collateral, Direct Mail, Web, Mobile, and Flash Design.

Clients:
American Medical Association
Scientific Congress Update
American Academy of Family Physicians
St. Mary Medical Center Langhorne, PA
American Heart Association
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals
American Diabetes Association
Dr. Turok Plastic Surgeon
American Stroke Association
NutraClear Technologies LLC
Temple University
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine


RPM Advertising
Chicago, IL
Art Director, 2006 - 2008
Collaborate with creative team for strategic re-branding of major casino chains. Created brand looks for North Star Casino, Fitzgerald’s Casino, and Sheraton Casino. Delivered logo designs, collateral materials, direct mail, and signage for promotional events/offers.

Print, Collateral, Direct Mail, Billboards, Web and Flash Design.

Clients:
Beau Rivage
Caesars
Elmhurst Auto Group
Fields Auto Group
Grand Casino
Highland Park Ford Lincoln Mercury
Horseshoe Casino
The Kind
M'Lady Nissan
Montecello Gaming and Raceway
Oak Lawn Toyota
Saturn of Chicago/Glenview
Sheraton Casino
South Chicagoland Saturn Retailers
Volvo Mid-West Region
White Hen


Education:
Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Bachelors of Fine Art, 2006
Primary Concentration: Graphic Design
Dean's List Acknowledgements


Computer Emphasis:, Graphic Design, Typography, Publication Design, Packaging Design, Web/Flash Design, and Photography


Computer Skills:
PC and Mac Compatibles
Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Illustrator CC, Adobe InDesign CC, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Dreamweaver CC, Adobe Flash CC, Adobe Pagemaker, QuarkXPress, Adobe Fireworks CC, Adobe Contribute, Adobe Premier Pro CC, Final Cut Pro, TypeTool, FontLab, TypeStyler, and Microsoft Office Applications.