2015 – Present
Beth Creative Design • Deerfield Bch., FL
Web/Graphic Design Freelance
Solving real-world advertising print/web problems and carrying projects from concept to completion.
• Create web banners/ads, print collateral, logos, and image manipulation.
• Home offices restructured to implement better business practices.
• Digital photography for local zoos/animal rescues to increase awareness/pet adoptions.
2017 – 2018
Office Depot Corporate • Boca Raton, FL
Graphic Design/Production Artist – Contractual
My primary function as a graphic artist was to produce body pages for high-quality catalogs, weekly newspaper inserts and web ads while utilizing the C3 and/or Agility database systems to meet stringent deadlines. Catalogs include: Big Book and Business book.
• Employing the full range of print, web and electronic media to create art that meets client needs.
• Using computer software to efficiently design new images or modify existing ones.
Boston Proper (a Mark Group, Inc. brand) • Boca Raton, FL… 2004-2015
Mark, Fore & Strike (a Mark Group, Inc. brand) • Boca Raton, FL… 1998-2004
Design/Lead Production Artist of print marketing initiatives across Brands from Art Director’s concept to Prepress
– 28 multi-version seasonal BP catalogs per year including wraps, bind ins, postcard, ads
– 18 multi-version seasonal MF&S catalogs per year including wraps, bind ins, postcard, ads
• Collaborated daily with multiple departments to ensure accuracy and vision across projects.
• Cloned/color-corrected images for print as well as prep for website and digital-asset archives.
• Established digital, tracking form to monitor production process while increasing quality control.