To work in marketing communications or documentation design where I can contribute my advanced skills in graphic design as well as my ability to produce effective and creative electronic form solutions.
Skills and Strengths
- Business to business and Business to consumer graphic design and large format digital printing
- Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director
- Developed original artwork designs logosand illustrations for external customers.
- Design brochures posters point of sale and support materials for external customers.
- Design website graphics and icons.
- Design signage for commercial and retail customers.
Information services solutions for the real estate and insurance industries.
Smart Form Developer/Designer
- Design and development of dynamic smart forms to enhance the collection of customer information and streamline the business process for commercial and residential insurance and real estate inspection.
- Designed created and maintained over 200 smart forms across five product lines for inspection and insurance industry clients.
- Worked with international team to develop data collection strategy.
- Worked with the company CIO and IT project management to determine a data collection and smart form strategy.
- Gathering and analysis of business and technical requirements for all projects.
- Design solutions for the desired online form fill user experience and clean consistent data delivery.
- Through data definition and analysis reduced the number of valid questions/data elements from over
- 10 000 down to 3 000.
- Developed form style guides and electronic form style sheets increasing smart form development throughput by over 100 .
- Managed time from estimating through delivery in order to meet deadlines.
- Developed private-label working form prototypes for sales and business development helping to land several multi-million dollar clients.
Targeted Insurance and Finance and Insurance products for Franchised Auto Dealers
Assistant Manager of Enterprise Document Management 2007-2009
- Managed forms designers to develop creative electronic form solutions.
- Lead both enterprise and departmental projects.
- Played integral part in the development of a new department dedicated to the life cycle of all documents from marketing collateral to business forms.
- Developed and deployed electronic smart forms for both internal and external dissemination.
- Produced and broadcast a live online streaming seminar to launch enterprise health care changes.
- Through leveraging of vendors and process management helped maintain a department and printing budget of 2 million over five years with increased output and no increase in dollars.
- Lead Graphic Designer Document Services 1999 - 2007
- Managed graphic designers to assure exceptional performance.
- Developed original artwork designs and illustrations.
- Designed advertisements for major industry publications.
- Designed brochures posters POS and support materials.
- Designed and produced five quarterly news letters for distribution to external customers.
- Created interactive CDs for insurance sales force.
- Created trade show graphics and displays.
- Creative lead for new customer-facing company website.
- Creative lead for internal portal.
- Worked with internal web developers to design user experience UX for customer portal Software
- Adobe CS PhotoShop Illustrator InDesign Flash Dreamweaver. Adobe Designer Quark Xpress SAI FlexiSign
- Pro Avoka Composer Microsoft Office Word Excel PowerPoint Final Cut Pro DVD Studio Pro