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Print Design
Corporate identity/logo design, print ads, collateral materials, brochures, catalogs, direct mail, outdoor signage and sales centers. Quote projects including printing and prepare files for press.

Web Design
Website design and development. Skilled in hand-coding utilizing HTML and CSS. Some experience coding ASP, .NET, PHP and JavaScript.

Email Blasts
Design and code email blasts and landing pages. Manage and build email database.

Social Media
Design and code custom Facebook and Twitter pages. Build content, create posts, events and photo galleries. Add Follow/Like buttons to site and help build followers.

Online Marketing
Search engine optimization, create and submit sitemap.xml, pay-per-click management, banner ad design, website tracking, using Google Analytics, Webmaster Tools and Places.

Project Management
Client meetings to discuss goals and expectations, implement budgets and timelines, manage multiple projects, oversee co-workers and freelance designers.

} programs

Proficient in Adobe CS5 Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, DreamWeaver; as well as Quark XPress. Some experience in Flash and video editing with Final Cut Pro, iMovie and iDVD.

} education

Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design
Robert Morris College, Aurora - Graduated: February 2005

Associates Degree in Advertising Design and Illustration
College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn - Graduated: June 2003

} experience

Cygnet Midwest, Aurora, IL January 2012 - Present
Senior Designer

MarketSense, Burr Ridge, IL April 2011 - January 2012
Associate Art Director

JET Advertising, Villa Park, IL October 2008 - April 2011
Senior Designer

Eberle & Assoc., Naperville, IL April 2000 - September 2008
Senior Designer February 2007 - September 2008

Multimedia Design Manager August 2006 - February 2007

Graphic Designer July 2003 - August 2006

Media Coordinator/Design Assistant April 2002 - July 2003

Executive Assistant/Office Intern April 2000 - April 2002

Wine Serge & Co., St. Charles, IL June 1999 - April 2000
Administrative Assistant

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References available upon request.