PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Somers Pubs Group – Senior Graphic Designer, Webmaster

2017 – COVID-19
• Create online and print ads for six historic pubs in downtown Boston.
• Work with managers and company executives to develop visual collateral, and coordinate with outside entities to maximize marketing impact.
• Managed complete overhaul of eight websites including redesign, data transfer, and reorganization of assets on WordPress.
• Rebranded three of the the company’s venues – Upstairs at Hennessy’s, Paddy O’s, The Blind Eye – including logo, color scheme, branding, and style guides.
• Update websites with promotional imaging, calendar events, and styling changes.
• Ensure the success of designs across multiple platforms including website, social media, and printed materials.
• Design and print 25+ event posters per month for print and digital.
• Collaborate with venue managers to plan and conceptualize the visual components for a variety of promotional events.

Looming Hope – Creative Director

2018 – Present
• Responsible for all branding, design and production decisions for Boston-based, environmentally-driven start-up clothing company.
• Create designs for t-shirts and wholesale orders, including logo update for the Hill Tavern in Beacon Hill.
• Designed and built e-commerce website and managed all components including DNS, SSL, and WordPress installation.
• Coordinate with CEO and Vice President regarding web orders, site development and streamlining, and conceptualizing and executing new designs.

Independent Contractor

2007 – Present
• Provide graphic deign, video production and motion graphics, and consultation for a wide variety of clients in industries such as transportation, music, film, and fashion.
• Conceptualize, draft, design, and deliver digital and print media including websites, logos, social media, and printed materials.
• Create comprehensive project concepts including printed materials, video production, digital design, and clothing.

SKILLS

• Adobe Creative Suite
• Logos & Branding
• Typography
• Typographic Refinement
• Design for Print & Web
• Clothing Design
• Website Design
• WordPress
• DNS & SSL
• Creative Direction
• Concept-driven Marketing
• Video Production & Editing
• Music Production
• Print Production

EDUCATION

BFA – Graphic Design
Cum Laude
California State University – Long Beach, CA