EDUCATION
California State University of Northridge, BFA (Bachelors of Fine Arts)

WORK EXPERIENCE
Freelance Designer • The Walt Disney Studio
 November 2015 - Present
• Designing and developing various different presentation decks for project proposals with existing clients, pitch decks to new clients, and case study decks recapping innovative work.
Senior Designer • Avanquest USA
March 2008 - Present
• Lead senior designer in the creative production of digital campaigns (social, email,web banners), software packaging, logos, P.O.P displays, and sells sheets
• Work with the account team to brainstorm new launch ideas for campaigns
• Assist Creative Director with the supervision, task assignment and feedback of junior designers’ upcoming workload
• Manage multiple and concurrent projects in different stages under tight deadlines
Art Director • Fusion Innovative Marketing
October 2007 - January 2008
• Designed packaging, brochures, magazine/guides and promotional pieces for various Clear Channel radio affiliates
• Worked with project management to determine milestones and deliverables,assess creative needs and the coordination of production resources
• Supervised freelancers’ design efforts, trained and provided art direction
Assistant Art Director • Passport International
February 2006 - August 2007
• Designed, illustrated and produced press-ready artwork on products and DVD packaging
• Collaborated with Art Director, Marketing Team, and Copywriters to design compelling visuals
• Created a comprehensive look and feel for a variety of projects
• Developed, retouched and modified graphics and photographs
Creative Art Director • Modern Visual Communications
July 2004 - February 2006
• Worked closely with clients to design successful promotional pieces, CD/DVD packaging, advertising ads, stationeries, websites and sales sheets
• Facilitated production meetings, brainstormed and cultivate ideas
• Conceptualized and sketched mock-ups to provide a clear direction and vision
• Created logos, print designs and websites to develop brand-identity and concepts
• Coordinated and directed models and photographers
SKILLS
• Art Direction • Graphic Design • Packaging + Production Design • Identity + Brand Design • Presentation Design • Advertising Design • Illustration • Photography • Project Management
SOFTWARE
• Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Illustrator • Adobe Indesign • Adobe Acrobat • Apple Keynote • QuarkXpress • Microsoft PowerPoint • Microsoft Office • Adobe Dreamweaver • Adobe Flash

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