DESIGN EXPERIENCE LANDOR ASSOCIATES · Designer · 2011-Present Designer within the Consumer Brands team. FREELANCE · Designer & Illustrator · 2008-Present Clients include Broodr LLC, Equal Time Magazine, Rylaxing LLC, I Shot the Pilot Productions, Rosamond Gifford Zoo and Chemicals of Creation. SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY · Poster Designer · 2009-2011 Created posters for guest speakers such as James Victore, Rodrigo Corral, Mark English, Dan Gearity, Roger Remington and Paul Tsang. THE DAILY ORANGE · Advertising Designer · 2009-2011 Sized and designed advertisements for The Daily Orange Newspaper. THE SALT DISTRICT · Project Manager · 2010 Lead the branding design team in a 12 week project aimed to revive an existing inner city neighborhood in Syracuse New York. MUSEUM OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY · Creative Director · 2010 Created two displays for the Cosmic Connections Exhibit through the Department of Physics at Syracuse University, working directly with the client on a weekly basis. COLAB · Graphic Designer · 2010 Worked on various projects for COLAB, a department within Syracuse’s V.P.A. dedicated to inner-university collaboration and design. I SHOT THE PILOT PRODUCTIONS · Art Director · 2009 Pre-production, set decoration, and crewed (Boom operator) during the shooting of a student independent film Strangers at the Door.
WORK EXPERIENCE SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY · Teacher’s Assistant · 2010-2011 Assisted the teaching of 2D Design in the foundations program; Held workshops for Photoshop and Illustrator. Participated in critiques and developed multiple in and out of class assignments. GOODWILL · Interior Construction · 2009 Built shelving, racks and wall structures. Helped organize the floor layout.
LEADERSHIP & HONORS ART DIRECTORS CLUB NATIONAL PORTFOLIO SHOW CHANCELLOR'S AWARD · Public Engagement & Scholarship SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY · Dean’s List AIGA SYRACUSE CHAPTER · Member & President
EDUCATION SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY · College of Visual and Performing Arts B.F.A. in Communications Design, Painting Concentration.
SKILL S Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom 2, Illustrator and InDesign; Illustration, photography, painting, All-nighters, and ideation.
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