Assets I can provide:
*Teaching and Communication Skills, to convey complex ideas to clients or team members I work with, and an open, relaxed attitude toward other people's ideas and feelings.
*Presentation Skills, in delivering information in a well organized and logical manner both verbally and visually.
*Experience, of a seasoned creative who has dealt with clients directly to
assess and manage projects from concept to final deliverable product.
* Artistic Ability, in making aesthetic choices that best convey the intended message
while producing a visually pleasing and functionally useful product.
*Proficiency in using Mac based graphics and imaging software to produce
high quality images and designs.
*Production Savvy, to stay within the budget guidelines and still achieve a result that is aesthetic and functional.
*Craftsman Work Ethic, in producing the very highest quality
work while maintaining the integrity of deadlines and costs
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Page Maker, Fractal Painter and Flash , Freehand, Canvas, Pagemaker, Quark, Claris Works, Ray Dream Design, Ray Dream 3D, Adobe Dimensions, Dreamweaver, Page Mill, MS Office, Power Point.
Graduated BFA Illustration / Advertising from the Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA.
8/87 - Present: Art Director / Illustrator / Designer.
Since my arrival in the Atlanta area I've worked as a freelance and in-house creative resource for a long and impressive list of advertising agencies and corporate clients. I attribute my success to my ability to listen to a clients needs and solve basic communications problems based on our conversations and marketing approaches that defined who they are and what they offer.
Bigelow & Eigel
Fahlgren & Martin
Gordon Bailey Associates
J. Walter Thompson
Pringle Dixon Pringle
Georgia Tennis Association
IAFP (International Association
of Financial Planners)
Kennesaw State University
(Medical Research Department)