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Senior Graphic Designer

Location:
Marina del Rey, California, 90292, United States
Posted:
October 06, 2016

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gu SENIOR GRAPHIC Projects DESIGNER

Begum Alpay

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Clients

Inluding CBS Television, British

American Tobacco, Coca Cola,

Hilton Hotel, Nestle, Socar

Oil&Gas Co.

As an Art Director, Senior Graphic Designer and

Broadcast Designer

360 Advertising Campaigns,

Full package Motion Grfx

designs, Web designs, Event

designs, Package designs,

80 Corporate ID designs

9 Years of Experience

Contact

e-mail: acwx2y@r.postjobfree.com

mobile: 310-***-****

Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/

begum-alpay-070147121

portfolio link:

www.behance.net/begumthe

designer

Education

University of California, Los Angeles

Computer Graphics and Graphic

Design Certificate Degree /

2003-2005

Bogazici University / Turkey

Bachelor of Arts - History

1995-2000

Core Skills

/ Extensive graphic design and

advertising agency experience over 9

years, including managing a design

team for couple of years

/ Creating visual artworks for various

purposes; advertisements, product

packages, logos, corporate materials,

magazines, publications, web inter-

face, event materials at miscella-

neous institutions like advertising

agencies, publishing companies,

corporate institutions

/ Ensuring a high level of creativity in

all work produced and meets client’s

needs

/ Fluent at Adobe Creative Suite

and Microsoft Office programs

/ Excellent communications skills to

interact with the client and under-

stand their requirements

/ Perfect time management skills and

ability to work under tight deadlines

Motto

I aim to create good design which is

essentially timeless.

Design is a translation of great and

strong ideas. My long term goal is to

achieve a healthy and equal balance

between design that works

strategically and design that creatively

pushes the boundaries.

Al

Lead Senior Graphic Designer /

Wildcat Publishing /

Turkey&Worldwide / 100 emp-

loyee company / Aug 2014-May

2016

/ Clients included HILTON HOTEL chain,

KPMG Audit Services, SHELL, HUAWEI,

SOCAR Oil&Gas

/ Directed and supervised the design

department which consisted of 5 graphic

designers

/ Executed various designs to produce

magazines, books, corporate materials,

advertisements, web design, event

materials

/ Came up with innovative concepts and

directed the design team around these

main ideas to execute the design works

/ Supervised and organized the designers’

tasks to meet the clients’ needs on time

and with best design solutions

/ Reported to and had weekly meetings

with the owner and CEO

/ Improved the design capacity of the team,

the quality of the publications and website

of the company by bringing up new,

innovative and modern design styles that

meet the clients’ needs all around the

world in more than 80 countries

Senior Graphic Designer /

Ogilvy&Mather Advertising

Agency / Istanbul / 150 employee

company / Aug 2010-Jan 2013

/ Clients included BRITISH AMERICAN

TOBACCO, COCA COLA

/ Generated concepts and creative branding

ideas for miscellaneous advertising campaigns

for worldwide clients

/ Brainstormed and developed ideas to boast

the brands and collaborated with the creative

team

/ Carried out the projects from concept

development to production stages for print,

television, web&outdoor platforms

/ Designed various materials for advertising

projects such as storyboards, posters,

magazine and web ads, brochures, POP

displays, e-signatures, product packaging

Graphic Designer / TBWA

Advertising Agency / Istanbul /

150 employee company /

Jan 2008-Mar 2010

/ Clients included TNT TELEVISION, NESTLE,

National banks

Senior Graphic Designer / IMAP

Global Merge&Acquisition

Financial Advisory / Barcelona

&Worldwide / 500 employee

company / Jan 2013-Jan 2014

/ Clients included the top Merge&Acquisition /

Financial Consultancy companies in 44

countries like DRESNER PARTNERS - Chicago,

FALLS RIVER Group - Florida, ASSAY

CORPORATE FINANCE - London

/ Created strong and unique branding ideas

for this global M&A company who is a

partnership of independent advisors with

shared values

/ Conceptualized and developed innovative

designs for the company’s multinational

conferences

/ Facilitated communication among the

corporation members all around the world

by providing them with corporate materials,

annual reports, e-mail signatures, stationaries

conference booklets, adverts, web assets and

banners, event materials

/ Worked with social media and PR

responsible and communication director to

ensure that visual concepts are cohesive and

consistent with the company’s identity

/ Provided creative input and direction to

miscellaneous advertising campaigns for

various clients such as national banks, national

TV channels, fast-moving consumer goods

like chocolate and juice brands

/ Generated concepts and followed through

to production

/ Assisted and supported art director with

planning production and new product

launches and other marketing initiatives

Broadcast & Graphic Designer /

Novocom Motion Design /

California / 20 employee company /

June 2005-Jan 2007

/ Clients included CBS TELEVISION, PBS

TELEVISION, THE COFFEE BEAN

/ Came up with design ideas for miscella-

neous television channels all around the

world at this Malibu based motion design

studio who achieved various worldwide

broadcasting projects

/ Designed motion design elements like

logos, main identity, main opening sequence,

animated bug, menu board and background

design for television channels

/ Got creative direction from the senior

graphic designers and creative director

Professional Design Experience



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