SHARON ZYSMAN e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org url: www.sharonportfolio.com cell: 818.370.2182
SKILLS Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXpress, Fireworks, Powerpoint. Effective at communicating ideas and capturing the interest of the intended audience. I have well developed skills in prioritizing, organization, decision making and time management. Exceptional interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills. I enjoy working with and motivating teams.
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP 2008-Present
Art Directors Guild & Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists | Local 800 IATSE
Graphic Designer | NBC: Perfect Couples • Concept, design and print production for on-air graphics, set dressing, props and scenic elements for program
Graphic Designer | Oi Graphics • Concept, design and print production for a wide variety of projects. • Train and serve as a mentor for college interns. • Manage design schedule; consistently meet deadlines in a fast paced environment. • Office management; including prepare invoices & quotes for clients
Graphic Artist | Sega Entertainment U.S.A. • Development and execution of advertising and marketing materials to support nationwide locations. • Collaborated with Marketing Executives to translate marketing initiatives into innovative graphics and collateral. • Worked with Creative Director to ensure brand consistency across all communication platforms. • Coordinated production for marketing campaigns; communicated with printers to ensure on-time completion. • Liaison between print vendors, advertising publications and nationwide venue locations. • Research and selection of vendors which stay in-line with budgets and quality standards. • Large format production for venues including banners, posters, in-store and window display graphics. • Responsible for archiving digital files and maintaining art library; photo research and digital photo retouching. • Consistently met deadlines in a fast paced environment.
Freelance Graphic Artist | Main Street Graphics • Concept and design for print projects including corporate identity, CD packaging, and brochures.
Freelance Graphic Artist | Silver Frog Branding & Design • Design and production for various projects; including corporate identity, website layout and event collateral.
Freelance Graphic Artist | Lions Gate Home Entertainment • Concept and design for DVD packaging and inserts.
Graphic Designer/Marketing Assistant | Replacement Parts Industries • Responsible for the design and production of marketing materials. • Liaison between printer and mailing house to ensure final output is sent to customers. • Consumer research and satisfaction analysis, provided detailed report to management. • Created marketing presentations to promote new products nationwide.
Graphic Designer | Design Factory • Responsible for design aspects from concept to print. • Worked individually and collaborated with other designers on projects.
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design | California State University Northridge