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Talented, creative Art Director with strong expertise in managing multiple projects and spearheading art direction. Adept at team management, and developing compelling marketing materials and advertisements. Skilled at working closely with clients and business owners to create unique artwork. Strong working knowledge of digital design, social media marketing, brand development, and the entire creative process from conception to development

[one_half]Tools
Adobe Creative Suite
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Flash
Adobe After Effects
QuarkXPress
Final Cut Pro
Cinema 4D
HTML
CSS
PHP
Responsive Web Design
WordPress
Javascript
Microsoft Office
Mac Troubleshooting[/one_half][one_half_last]Skills
User Research
Sitemaps
Content Stratagy
UI Design
Color Theory
Web Standards & Best Practices
Google Analytics Reports[/one_half_last]

Experience:

Art Director: Sleepys/Selective Advertising Hicksville, NY 516.861.8800 • April 2006-Present

 

Graphic Designer: The Mortgage Press Wantagh, NY 516.409.1400 • February 2005-March2006

 

Graphic Designer: Market Place Publications Carle Place, NY 516.997.7909 • November 2004-February 2005

 

Graphic Designer: Cars Magazine Hicksville, NY • June 2000-August 2001

 

Education:

New York Institute of Technology Old Westbury, New York

Bachelors of Fine Arts (Graphic Design), May 2000

 

References furnished upon request

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