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Patricia MartĂ­nez-RodrĂ­guez Graphic Designer Ph: (713) 543 1181

Patricia Martínez Rodríguez Graphic Designer OBJECTIVE To contribute and communicate with my skills, creativity, and knowledge as a graphic designer to all the projects that needed. Work hard, having fun. EDUCATION 2006 Design School from The Art Institute of Mexico City, Mexico: Print Design Specialization. 1999-2004 Design School from The Art Institute of Mexico City, Mexico: Associate Graphic Design. SKILLS Creative; ability to work under tight deadlines; strong visualization and prototyping; comfort working in multidisciplinary teams; excellent understanding of composition, color, imagery and typography; experience creating infography; ability to self-manage projects; team oriented; self-motivated; bilingual. SOFTWARE PC and Macintosh Plataforms Proficient in Adobe CS4: In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat. Microsoft Office, Quark XPress, Freehand. Knowledge of Flash and Dreamweaver, html and CCS.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY I work as freelancer developing logos and corporate identity. Doing marketing for small bussiness including advertisements, fliers, direct mail, brochures, postcards, and brochures. I do prepress and supervise press.. Digital and hand illustration. Redesign and design of layout, logo and cover for magazines. Currently insite work: Mike’s Worldwide Imports 10515 Harwin Dr. Suite 136 Houston, TX 77036. Phone: 713 771 7912 Senior Graphic Designer. Leading the graphics team. I have devoloped the actual identity, logo and campaign for the company. Now we design the 2010 catalog, taking pictures from over 5000 products, doing color correction, dropouts/clipping paths and retouching. Every week we create special adds to promote new products, and at the same time we are developing the new website for the company. 2007-2008: Urban Publishers, Inc. PaperCity Magazine 3411 Richmond Av. Suite 600, Houston, TX 77046. Phone: 713 524 0606 Graphic designer. My responsibilities included design and layout of the interior pages, created some adds. 2006-2007: Trilce Publishing House Euler 152-403, Chapultepec Morales, México, D.F. 11570 / Tel. 52 55 58 04 February /2007 to August/2007 Senior Graphic Designer. My work there was leading the projects that I was appointed to, from the planning, photo editing, designing, laying out, and printing supervision.

2006-2004: Editorial Mapas (Publishing House) Amatlán 33, Colonia Condesa, México, D.F. 06140 / Tel. 52 11 0665 March /2005 to February /2007 From middle level designer to Senior Graphic Designer. Designed the master pages of new projects and marketing campaigns to be inserted in magazines. I was also in charge of quaterly magazines such as Autos de Coleccion magazine, Vida magazine for Pfizer and Quinta Real magazine. After a year, I was promoted to a senior designer position in there I was in charge of bbmundo magazine, where I had the opportunity to be more involved in the whole process of doing a magazine: art direction at photo shootings for cover and interiors, choose adequate illustrators, color palette for each number, design and layout. 2004: Frecuencia Latina S. A. de C.V. (Publishing House) Bosques de Radiatas 22 Bosques de las Lomas México, D.F. 05120 February /2004 to June /2004 Junior Designer. Layout of the magazine. Retouched and manipulated images. Designed and produced marketing for publicity. 2001: Costco Wholesale 1000 N. Rengstroff Av. Mountain View, CA 650 988 1841 Position: Front End and Front Door Department 2000: Dr. Steven Backman Chiropractic Office 1333 Piedmont Road Suite 110 San Jose, CA 95117 408 929 0499 Position: Recepcionist

Logo and bussiness cards autopromotion.

Proposal logos for Exodus Skateboards company from Laredo, TX.

Proposal logos for Mike´s Worldwide Imports.

Logo and adds for 2010 campaign for Mike´s Worldwide Imports.

Poster, brochure promotional mail for The Architecture Series for the Rice Design Alliance.

Cuarta Pared Magazine by Dossantos Studio, for Cuarta Pared Publishing

Bonaterra Magazine for Mapas Publishing, for the Aguascalientes State goverment of MĂŠxico

Autos de Colecci贸n Magazine for Mapas Publishing

Invitation for the presentation of the magazine Medio Tiempo.

Las Vegas promotion leaflet for the magazine TravesĂ­as for Mapas Publishing.

Hinge of tourist promotion for San Antonio Texas, for the magazine TravesĂ­as.

Postcard invitation for the presentation of the honoring disc to Rigo Tovar, Todos Somos Rigo.

Diary for the International Festival of Contemporary Cinema of the Mexico City (FICCO) for Mapas Publishing.

bbmundo magazine for Mapas Publishing

Cometa Magazine for Mapas Publishing, for Aeromexico Airline

Voces Lamm Magazine for Mapas Publishing, for Casa Lamm

Canvas Magazine independent project.

Papercity Magazine for Urban Publishers

Uzuri Magazine redesign for Uzuri

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she_marod portfolio  

Working hard, having fun!