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Graphic Designer Design

Location:
Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Salary:
75,000.00
Posted:
February 12, 2018

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Russell Brown

Web: www.russ-brown.com

Professional Summary:

A skilled graphic designer and creative problem solver that understands the value of corporate brand identity. Works well with creative team and is flexible enough to incorporate diverse input. With marketing insight and an eye on current design trends he can define and create targeted messages that capture the brand and it’s intended audience.

Highlights and Technical Skills:

Corporate Design

Proposal Graphics

Publications

Trade Show

Web

Illustrator

Photoshop

InDesign

Acrobat

Premier

Aftereffects

Word

PowerPoint

Professional Experience:

Freelance Graphic Artist

1/1991 - Present

Performing all aspects of design including Graphic, Digital and Technical

Provide and create original art, design, development, and associated graphics support for print collateral, posters, charts, graphs, diagrams, maps, textile/prints, brochures, newsletters, badges, certificates, labels, nameplates, placards, signage, and other materials

Oversee and support the design and development of graphics and illustrations for technical materials, reports, manuals, websites, and publications

American Association of Clinical Chemists (AACC)

Graphics Design Manager

3/2015 - 2/2017

Art direction and production of newly implemented brand assets to include: print collateral, creation of new iconography, web imagery, advertising, and trade show graphics, cover illustrations and infographics

Shot and produced video assets for the organization

ECS Federal/USPSOIG

Contract Graphic Designer

1/2012 - 3/2015

Directed and produced graphics in support of the Communication Department of the United States Postal Service, Office of the Inspector General, (USPSOIG)

Produced interactive InDesign templates for use as on-line research & development and financial reports as well as reports to congress

Created art for weekly blogs, infographics and displays

L-3com

Graphics Designer

3/2008 - 4/2013

Produced Proposal Graphics for sundry government contracts, (FEMA, Airforce, Army, Marines, USAID) Art work created/interpreted from very rough sketches that supported the proposal narrative, to cover art meant to sell the proposal

Produced PowerPoint presentations, Video and provided internal graphic support for the organization

Mercury Marketing Resources

Art Director

1997 - 2001

Directed ExonnMobil’s Domestic Racing & Lubricants program via Mercury Marketing

Managed a small staff and freelancers as well as handled vendor

Coordinated with photo shoots, event graphics, tradeshow graphics and design, marketing and instore promotional graphics for Mobil Lubricants

Education

M.A. in Graphic Design

March 2010

Savannah College of Art and Design

Savannah, GA 31402-2072

B.F.A. in Communication Arts and Design

December 1979

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA 23284



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