GARTH A. ARCHIBALD OBJECTIVE
To work in a creative environment that will allow me to expand and allows for upward mobility through which I can demonstrate my leadership skills. EXPERIENCE
2003 – 2012 Modern Printers (Mac Pennies Ltd.) Basseterre, St. Kitts Graphic Artist / Customer Service Rep. Brought a new perspective and techniques to the graphics / Pre-press departments. Became the company’s in-house, professional photographer for specialty tasks. Tested, implemented & trained on new software for use in the Graphics / prepress department. Designed and tested the Mac Pennies website www.macpennies.com. 2002–2003 Archibald Photography Basseterre, St. Kitts Owner / Manager (Self-Employed) Successfully ran a small photo/design studio in the heart of town. Clientele includes: RBC, Scotia Bank, Cable & Wireless (lime), St. Kitts Tourism Authority. Portfolio: www.myspace.com/archibaldphoto 1997–2002 Carib Crafts & Graphics Basseterre, St. Kitts Graphic Artist / Customer Service Rep. Trained graphic technicians in the signage / graphics department. Layout, design and build signage and many different types of media. Media Types: T-shirts, Mugs, Wooden & metal awards, Trophies, Banners, etc.
1999–2001 North Virginia Community College Annandale, VA Certification in Computer Aided Drafting (CAD). Training in Architectural Technology (5 credits shy of an Associates Degree). Completed first and second year Honours English Courses 1996–1999 CFB College Basseterre, St. Kitts Architectural Drafting Certification (City & Guilds – England) Architectural Technology Certification (City & Guilds – England) First year Electrical Engineering (changed to Architectural Technology Course)
1991–1994 Basseterre Senior High School Basseterre, St. Kitts CXC General Subjects: Technical Drawing (1), Woodwork (2), English (2), Geography (2), Math (3), Literature (3), Principles of Business (3), Principles of Accounts (3) SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Dream Weaver, Fireworks, Image Ready.) Corel Graphics Bundle ( Corel Draw, Corel Trace, Corel Capture, Corel Paint.) Microsoft Office 2007 Enterprise ( Word, Publisher, Access, Outlook, Excel) And many more… INTERESTS
Photography, Web Design, Audio & Video Production & Sports (Cricket, Soccer, American Football & Basketball).
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