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Louisville, United States
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Creative and innovative Art Director with 20 years experience seeking a creative home. Experienced in team settings but, as a longtime freelancer, can manage multiple projects independently, from conception to launch, while maintaining good client relations. Quickly adapt to new technology and processes while complying with corporate and brand standards.

WORK HISTORY

Freelance Senior Art Director
November 2001 - Present
•. Work in team and remote settings to concept and execute advertising campaigns, logos, branding materials and promotions, in both traditional and digital media, on
deadline and within budget
•. Communicate with clients to manage expectations, and effectively explain strategies and creative direction
•. Create and launch websites and social media campaigns
• Provide photography services when needed

Senior Art Director (contract)
Contagious Advertising
2008 - 2016
•. Collaborate with a small team to develop and execute
concepts for ad campaigns, branding, identity systems, websites and collateral materials
•. Create high performing email campaigns for multiple clients on different platforms (Salesforce, Mail Chimp and Constant Contact)

Art Director/Designer
Bisig Impact Group
2002 - 2004
•. Concept and design advertising, collateral materials, catalogs, large reports, promotional materials and identity systems

Junior Art Director
Creative Alliance (now Scoppechio)
1999 - 2001
•. Work with Senior Art Director and copywriters to create concepts for advertising, stationery, POP, collateral materials and on-premise liquor promotions

EDUCATION

Western Kentucky University
BFA with a double major in Fine Arts/Photojournalism

AWARDS & HONORS

2018 AIGA Louisville
Honorable Mention for YVPRC Clothing
Honorable Mention for YVPRC Teaser Campaign

2018 Louisville ADDY’s
Silver ADDY for YVPRC Clothing
Silver ADDY forYVPRC Teaser Campaign


Standard Rate:
$480 per day ($60 per hour)

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe XD, Advert Design, Banner, Branding, Brochure, Business Card, Catalogue, CSS, HTML5, Letterhead, Logo, Magazine, Poster, Signage, Sketch, T-shirt Design, Web Design, WordPress

Experience Level

Adobe Illustrator
Expert
Adobe InDesign
Expert
Adobe Lightroom
Intermediate
Adobe Photoshop
Expert
Adobe XD
Intermediate
CSS
Beginner
HTML5
Beginner
Sketch
Intermediate
WordPress
Beginner

Industry Experience

Professional Services, Consumer Goods, Education, Financial Services, Gaming, Healthcare, Non-Profit Organization, Media & Entertainment, Retail
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