PROFILE
• 5+ years experience in the print industry with extensive knowledge of print design and production, as well as design for digital media
• Strong background in visual art in a variety of mediums, including photography, drawing, painting, video editing, and sculpture
WORK EXPERIENCE
URNER BARRY
Graphic Designer | Marketing & Social Media Coordinator
2017 – Present
• Full time graphic designer for print and digital media
• Managing, designing, and producing projects from brief to fulfillment
• Preparing and pitching designs both internally and externally to clientele
• Point person for handling difficult clients and improving customer relationships
• Successfully pitched logo design to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s New Jersey branch for their annual Little Heroes Prom
• Implemented new job work flow that reduced mistakes and improved productivity
• Created a Brand Identity Guide for Urner Barry Design Print Mail to improve consistency across company materials
• Creating original artwork for large and small projects
• Knowledgeable in PANTONE color match system
• Familiar with both offset and digital print methods
• Prepares files for print and sends them to printer

• Creates and maintains marketing strategies and social media platforms
URNER BARRY
Graphic Designer | Production Assistant
2013 – 2017
• Initially hired as digital press operator but quickly promoted to part time graphic designer due to design skills and work ethic
• Primary operator of two digital presses
• Graphic design for print and digital media
• Created original artwork for large and small projects
• Knowledgeable in PANTONE color match system
• Preflighted and imposed files for digital and offset printing
• Maintained time lines to meet deadlines, both in the design schedule and print production schedule
• Customer service and project proofing
FREELANCE ARTIST
2012 – Present
• Creates original artwork for large and small projects
• Wide range of design skills for a variety of clients
• Time management
• Copy writing
• Customer Service
EDUCATION
2009–2013 BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS
Major in Fine Arts | Minor in Digital Arts
The College of New Jersey, Ewing,NJ
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
AWARDS AND HONORS
2013 – Present
Member of the Manasquan River Group of Artists
2013
Thomas George Artists Fund Grant recipient
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