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Director Design

Location:
Des Plaines, Illinois, 60016, United States
Posted:
May 26, 2010

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Jaclyn C. ********* (847)

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Des Plaines, IL 60016

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EMPLOYMENT AND EXPERIENCE

January 2010 - current Videographer, Clear Channel Radio (103.5 Kiss

FM), Chicago, IL

. Film video for promotional events, edit video,

compress, upload to web

. Created Flash and Live type animations for video,

main website, and social media to engage visitors

and provide an interactive platform

. Deal directly with celebrities, musicians, on-air

talent, and brand representatives for interviews,

performances, and conferences

. Operate audio and visual equipment such as

wireless microphones, DJ booths, HD cameras, video

cameras, radio, manage online blogs

. Train team of 3 videography interns

. Responsible for finding and hiring talented team

of 2 photographers for seasonal Fantabuloso

Concert

. Worked directly with Head of Sales dept. to

create a series of promotional videos for "Club

Kiss" event at Chicago venue that resulted in

renewal of advertising contract with venue

January 2007 - current Seasonal Director of Set Design, Special Gifts

Theater, Skokie, IL

. For three years, seasonally managed a team of 30

volunteers in constructing set, painting

backdrops, and assembling stage layout

. Once per year, supervision of set designers for

theatrical performances in addition to advising

Theatrical Director and business owner.

January 2010 - March 2010 Illustrator, Powerspace Entertainment, LLC dba

Fueled by Ramen

Records, Chicago, IL

. Created logo and graphic design used for band Bad

City branding, including advertising, products,

and social media marketing

. Designed stage costumes and stage set design for

band Bad City

. Contributed to branding and licensing decisions

. Flash Animations for Promo Videos and Interactive

Website applications on band Myspace and main

website

August 2007 - March 2010 Muralist, Fairview Elementary School,

Schaumburg, IL

. Managed project of education-themed mural for

school library, including planning, painting, and

budgeting to exact specifications

August 2009 - Nov. 2009 Executive Creative Director, Chicago Tribune's

Chronicles of the Cursed: Hades Emerges Haunted

House, Chicago, IL

. From start to finish, lead the creative process of

a project-based haunted house design.

. Conceptualized innovative promotional graphics and

live set design for a special-effects-heavy

haunted house seen by 50,000 people

. Advised a team of 5 creative professionals,

including Producer, Set Designer, Costume

Designer, Make-up Artist, and Casting Director

. Wrote and edited marketing materials within a set

budget of $5,000

June 2007- Oct. 2009 Muralist, The Goddard School, North Aurora,

IL, Bloomingdale, IL

. Conceived and executed painted hallway murals

ranging from 3' x 5' to 10' x 15' for two Goddard

School branches. These Murals contribute to the

school branding, and are used on their marketing

materials to draw in new students.

. Worked one on one with owner and director of each

school to invent a school theme, such as "Little

Wonders of the World" and invented creative names

and age-specific artwork or each classroom

August 2007 - Oct. 2009 Secretary, Law Offices of Louis *********, Des

Plaines, IL

. Drafted legal documents and correspondence with

clients at an independent fast-paced law and real

estate office

. Organized and coded correspondence for lawyer and

real estate professionals

. Lead graphic design initiative for advertising,

resulting in 25% increase of clientele

. Assembled budgets and invoices

January 2009 - Sept. 2009 Muralist, Rauch Center Park District,

Schaumburg, IL

. Painted twelve 4' x 4' education themed d cor

paintings and installed paintings in classrooms

and hallways of center

. Consulted with Educational Director on planning a

successful interior design scheme, to "freshen"

the space, transforming bare walls into a

colorful, educational environment

December 2008 - May 2009 Studio Manager, Dzine Rolon Studio, Chicago,

IL

. Utilized Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator to draft

painting designs, and created a 3-dimensional

space in Illustrator to visualize how paintings

will hang in prestigious Los Angeles Gallery

. Painted new series of Dizne Rolon's work in

acrylics on panel, utilizing crystalline and resin

materials

. Digital photo manipulation and enhancement for web

and print media

November 2006 - Mar. 2007 Shift Supervisor, Bogo's Coffee Shop,

Arlington Heights, IL

. Led a team of retail employees, managed various

shift responsibilities

. Promoted from Barista to Shift Supervisor because

of exceptional communication skills and ability to

train team of employees

November 2006- Dec. 2008 Drawing Instructor, Young Rembrandts, Inc.,

Chicago, IL

. Instructed children in grades K-6 in drawing

techniques and creative expression.

. Facilitated an active learning environment by

working with children individually as well as a

whole, and by connecting their interests, such as

sports or video games, into the art-making process

EDUCATION

2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Magna Cum Laude

Painting & Installation

Columbia College Chicago

SKILLS AND PROFICIENCIES

. Microsoft Office Suite

. Adobe Creative Suite, CS4, CS5

. Apple Final Cut Pro Studio, Version 7, LiveType

. Windows and Macintosh Operating Systems

. MySpace, facebook, Twitter, Blogs, RSS feed, Wordpress

. Web HTML, CSS, Website Maintenance, Wikis, FTP clients, CSS, Widgets

. Retail SQL Databases and Micro, POS Servers, OpenTable

. 75WPM Typing Speed



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