Kendall Word Graphic Design Professional
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Accomplished, innovative design/production professional with demonstrated success in Omni-channel marketing, brand development, strategic market analysis, and business development within diverse sectors and markets. Highly skilled in content development, multimedia and print design processes, and client relationships. Flexible and adaptable with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to foster change, incorporate innovation, and implement strategies throughout all levels of the organization. Proficient in PC, Mac, MS Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), InDesign, MS SharePoint, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Prezi, Sketch App, Visio HTML CSS/ HTML 5 CSS 3 Hootsuite and Buffer. Areas of Expertise include:
Omni - channel
Digital and Print Design
Social Media Marketing
WHITE AND CASE New York, NY 2017 - 2018
Senior Production Specialist
Designed and developed Omni-channel marketing materials such as print and multimedia design collateral, website designs and graphics, internal collateral, and event projects. Collaborated with clients to develop and implement brand strategies, conceive designs, and meet financial and time goals and expectations.
Created and implemented marketing materials used as internal collateral and event propaganda collaborating with clients to ensure brand consistency and maintain the strategic marketing plan.
Developed and published internal and external website graphics, postings, and implemented marketing strategies through website design and promotions.
Implemented strategic process improvements by collaborating with management on various marketing strategies to develop unique multimedia marketing, web graphics and design, printed marketing material, and other marketing campaign components.
BANK OF MONTREAL New York, NY 2017
Desktop Publishing Specialist /Graphic Designer
Executed the day to day activities of a Graphic Design Specialist within the Banking Industry including the design and creation of artwork and text for company publications, creation of digital and print materials, and formatting of documents for printing.
Collaborated with designers and writers to provide and edit graphics such as illustrations, artwork, or photographs for company marketing materials, advertising media, and reporting documents such as the annual report.
Provided procurement and purchasing as well as inventory control for departmental supplies and equipment.
JOONBUG.COM New York, NY 2016 - Present
Directed and implemented creative strategies and materials for the Joonbug.com website as well as other reseller sites including event flyers, print materials, banner ads, and other graphic designs to incorporate into the brand development strategy.
Conceptualized and developed a new website wireframe for the Joonbug.com reseller events site resulting in increased web traffic and improved brand recognition.
POWERMOVES MARKETING AND PROMOTIONS New York, NY 2016 - Present
Created, designed, and formatted social media marketing materials and content on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the annual Global Spin Expo event.
Led the scheduling of weekly social media updates with the Marketing Team as well as coordinating vendor concept meetings and calls.
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION New York, NY 2010 - 2015
Collaborated with the NBA Marketing Team to create vision, conceive designs, and consistently meet deadlines while adhering to strict design and copyright requirements. Successfully developed and coordinated graphic design projects from concept to completion.
Developed and implemented marketing campaigns for several Fortune 500 retailers including Target, Best Buy, Kohls, 7-Eleven, and Modell’s, and created marketing materials for the Detroit Pistons including All-star Weekend Sweepstakes signage and Ballot Box Packaging.
SCHOLASTIC New York, NY 2011 - 2012
Jr. Book Cover Designer
Led the design and creation of book covers for one of the largest book sellers in the United States including cover, flap, back design, and graphics as well as the digital formatting for e-books and coordinating submission of designs with the Managing Editorial Department.
Managed the scheduling and maintenance of mechanical routing as well as the procurement and purchasing of assets with vendors.
PAINTING IT RED New York, NY 2006 - 2011
Event Marketing Manager
Spearheaded event marketing for a NYC based Party Planning Service including managing the day to day aspects of vendors, venues, and sponsors including managing a team of internal and freelance designers.
Other Professional Experience Includes: UBS Investment Bank, Presentation Specialist/Consultant Credit Suisse Asset Management, Presentation Specialist/Performance Analyst
Education and Credentials
Bachelor of Science in Business Management
SHAW UNIVERSITY, Raleigh, NC
Associate of Science in Graphic Design
THE ART INSTITUTE OF NEW YORK, New York, NY
Social Media Marketing Certification: GENERAL ASSEMBLY, DIGITAL MARKETING CIRCUIT, New York, NY
Sneaker Essentials Certification: FIT - FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, New York, NY