Resume

EDUCATION 
Bachelor Degree of Fine Art in Graphic Design
The Art Institute Of Houston, 2006

Associate Degree of Applied Science in Graphic Design
The Art Institute Of Houston, 2003


EXPERIENCE 
Art DirectorSierra Pacific Apparel, 2009-Present
Expertly manage the in-house designers, contracted photographers, agencies and printers for national print, online and social marketing campaigns. Successfully help increase sales, brand awareness and web traffic for five separate clothing brands by directing all concept development and execution of advertising campaigns as well as trade shows and product promotions. Skillfully develop and maintain all brand identities for five clothing lines. Coordinate all media buys, marketing budgets and advertising strategies. Produced multiple product catalogs from concept to print.

Graphic Designer – Sierra Pacific Apparel, 2005-Present
Designed extensive national print and online advertisements as the in-house designer producing creative and effective designs. My projects included designing: logos, catalogs, magazine ads, email ads, brochures, presentations, mailers, trade show graphics, packaging, video productions, and overseeing the brand identities and media library.

Freelance Graphic Designer – Phillip Ambros Designs, 2003-Present
Produce multitude of print and online advertisements and marketing collateral across a myriad of industries. Create brand identities for start up companies and consulted on re-branding efforts for established businesses. Lead designer for a local magazine helping it to become nationally distributed within a year. Extensive experience working directly with clients and multitasking multiple projects from concept to production under intense deadlines.

Graphic Designer – Edge Marketing, 2004
Collaborated on the layout design of a 1000+ page product catalog within a small team of designers.

Graphic Design Intern – MicroSearch, 2003
Designed print advertisements and store signage. Assisted on video productions, website designs and maintenance. Conducted studio and location photography projects.

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PROGRAMS 
Adobe Creative suite
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Lightroom
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint

EXPERTISE 
Print Design
Advertising Design
Photoshop
Photography
Illustration
Layout Design
Project Management
Branding
Project Management
Social Media
Prepress
Printing
Trade Shows

CLIENT LIST 

Aegis Home Health Care
AppCom Solutions
AutoFX
Battlefield Houston
Beechnut Dialysis Center
Brazils Waxing Center
Brazoswood High School
Burma Apparel
Burnside Apparel
Burris Environmental Solutions
Cajun Lodging
Car Show Hotties Magazine
CINCOfit
Clean Power Wash
Compossable IT
Continental Advance Solutions
Diva Bagels
Dr. Shatish Patel
Emerald Bowl
Fairway Logistics
Featherlike Apparel
Flatlands Finest Car Show
Fo’Sho Clothing
Goldfish Guitars
HCSS
Hilton Apparel
JetPay
Jim Adler
Jones Barclay Boston
K9 Coature Mobile Dog Spa
Karma’s Smoothies
Katie’s Farm LLC
Light The Lamp Hockey Academy
Miss Bea’s Shaved Ice
Monache Couture

O’conner & Associates
Office Makers
Perceptum Communications
Prolific Search Group
Rawlings
Red Pepper Cafe
REDNYB Consulting
REMCO Emergency
Republic One Exhibitions
Rowland Construction
Server Side Design
Sierra Pacific Apparel
Signet Interactive
Snazzy Tan
Speed Zone Apparel
Starpath Mobile
State Farm Insurance
StealthCore
StreetSeen Magazine
Sugar Mill Montessori School
Symbee
Team Texas Relator
Texas Made Car Show
The Velvet Crumb Bakery
Tropical Irrigation
Umbro
Unicare Group
VapeRX
VVFH Organization
Wavevision
West Loop South
West Texas Shakedown Car Show
Windyroc Studio, LLC
Wood Artiste