Sycamore, Il 60178 email@example.com
Creative Marketing Professional and Designer with a strong artistic background specializing in developing quality branded material including websites, print documents, PowerPoint presentations, trade show displays, and training materials for a diverse variety of companies and industries. Experience in working with clients, vendors and management personnel at all levels from salesmen to CEO. Accomplished award winning and nationally recognized artist and sculptor.
Hubbell Lighting, Elgin, IL. 02/18 – Present
Commercial Lighting Components.
Create required collateral, marketing material, and develop marketing efforts for midsize industrial company.
Some Projects included:
Design elements and monitor construction of major Trade Show display (Lightfair 2018 – McCormick Place, Chicago.
Create and edit sell sheets, specification sheets and brochures for products
Mass email marketing campaigns using Constant Contact
Additional graphic design and marketing projects as required (SEO, Social Media, etc.).
Gilmore Marketing, Elgin, IL. 06/16 – 10/17
Marketing and Advertising Company.
Senior Designer and Developer
Develop websites, brochure, product sell sheets, and other marketing materials for a wide variety of clients including retail, service, and manufacturing entities.
Some Projects included:
Design, develop and implement internet sites.
Create and edit video presentations using After Effects for clients including Sears.
Mass email marketing campaigns using Constant Contact.
Additional web and print materials as required by clients.
vyzyn.com, Sycamore, IL. 2001- current
Marketing and Graphic Design Development Company.
Develop websites, brochure, product sell sheets, and other marketing materials for a wide variety of clients including retail, service, and governmental entities. Work with product photographers, external print resources and product vendors to complete campaigns for clients. Develop plans for budgeting, SEO and focused on results driven efforts.
Some Projects include:
Design, develop and implement intranet based training program for new hires with Accenture.
Design, develop and implement web presence and collateral material for regional manufacturer of sauces and salsas.
Production of retail catalog of Precious Moments sculptures for Enesco, Inc.
Design, develop and implement training curriculum for CompTia courses including Certified Biometric Security Engineer and Cloud Computing Essentials. Was also certified to teach these classes.
DeVry University, Wood Dale, IL. 2010
Contract position working with college professors and assistants to develop graphic design materials incorporating Photoshop, Flash, Captivate and information mapping principles to illustrate technical processes covered in course materials. Finished presentations presented both in class and available as web based training materials.
Catamaran, Inc. formerly SXC Health Solutions, Inc., Lisle, IL. 2008-2010
Publicly traded Pharmaceutical Benefit Management company.
Creative lead for Pharmacy Benefit Management company. Responsible for design of sell sheets,
brochures, marketing materials, PowerPoint presentations as well as online presence. Major
accomplishments include designs for large scale trade show displays, and initial professional Drug
Trend Report, which brought company on par with large scale competitors such as CVS and
Walgreens. Supported all sales people and upper management to CEO level.
State of llinois – Office of the Lt. Governor, Chicago, IL. 2005-2009
Manager of Constituent Web Services
Design, develop and coordinate online constituent communication efforts including print collateral material, informational and feedback websites for the Office of Illinois Lt. Governor Pat Quinn. Constructed web based surveys, petitions and policy notifications for such programs as Military Families, Walk Across Illinois, E85 information campaign, and Plum Island reclamation.
Applied Graphics Technologies, Chicago, IL. 1999-2002
Full-service publicly traded advertising agency.
Manager of Internet and Intranet Development
Oversee Internet and Intranet related projects for large public full-service advertising agency. Managed two direct reports. Primary accomplishment was development of new intranet system using dynamic PHP, mySQL backend database and Macromedia Flash to dramatically improve internal communications for 3,000 international employees.
Northwestern Business College, Naperville, IL 2001-2002
Northwestern College is a private, regionally accredited, degree-granting institution of higher education.
Instructor – Adult Continuing Education
Taught college level-evening class courses on Professional Web Design and Development.
uswebs.com, Addison, IL. 1998-2000
Web design, development and professional hosting company.
Project Manager/ Network Specialist
Managed Internet related projects for dot.com web development and hosting company. Responsibilities include graphic design and creation of client websites. Also responsible for all network duties including building and maintaining web servers, DNS, and firewall for over 200 hosted sites.
Clorox Corporation, Chicago, IL. 1995-1998
Large Publicly traded retail manufacturer.
Chicago Area MIS Director
Responsible for all computer operations at two Chicago area manufacturing facilities for the Clorox Corporation. All local support for approximately 120 users. Led system wide upgrade from IBM OS/2 system to Windows NT.
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (BA, Fine Arts)
Portfolio site – http://www.vyzyn.com