2003 - 2013 - S2K Graphics. INC - Chatsworth, CA
Duties included: Working Art director with a team of 5 designers, including pre-media specialist. Creating National and local P.O.P. campaigns for McDonald’s® . Managing high volume and time sensitive workflow, digital assets, creating and producing color targets and feeding production print ready files. Prototyping and fabrication of innovative elements, creating marketing campaigns and offer sheets for the Sales and Marketing teams. Working with agencies such as DDB, Davis Elen, Hoffman Lewis, Arnold, LeoBurnett.
SR. MARKETING DESIGNER/Art Director
1999 - 2003 VERTIS INC. - Van Nuys, CA
Duties included: Designing ads for major newspapers and magazines including LA Times and LA TIMES MAGAZINE. Working closely with internal marketing department to ensure consistency and expendability of companies overall brand and its voice. Presentations to potential clients and startegy meetings invlovling design and approach. Working and managing 10 artists successfully.
ART DIRECTOR/SR. DESIGNER
1998 - 1999 Color Ad INC. - Los Angeles, CA
Duties included: Creating 4C ads, brochures, flyers, postcards for companies like HomeLife(SEARS), Wicke’s Furniture, Robinson’s May, Sealy, Simmons. National campaigns for companies such as Simmons & Pacific Furniture Dealers. Handling projects from start to finish, including initial high res drum scans, trapping, post-scripting, ripping, roaming, film output and match-print.
1996 - 1998 COLORXPRESS - Glendale, CA
Duties included: Pre-press design, layout and high resolution output for 4color/1color catalogues, brochures, flyers, posters, postcards, ID Packages, logos and Books, CD covers, ads, newsletters and more. Working directly with clients and vendors.