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SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER • WEB DESIGNER • CONTENT CREATOR

Creative and innovative graphic designer with over 17 years of consistently exceeding client expectations and transforming ideas into visually compelling designs. Proven expertise in conceptualizing and implementing a unified experience for all marketing assets across all touch points, including digital and traditional media, websites, social media, email, packaging, tradeshows, and physical stores. Ready to bring a wealth of experience, a passion for design, and contribute to your organization's creative needs.

Skills

- Print, Digital, & Web design concepts

- Project Management

- Budget Containment

- Drawing & Illustration

- Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver

- Web Design: HTML and CSS

- Wordpress

- Social Media and Emails

- JIRA, Project Management

- Microsoft Office Suite

- Bilingual: English and Serbo-Croatian

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Professional Experience

  • Nivel Parts & Manufacturing

    Jacksonville, Fl

  • GRAPHIC DESIGNER
  • August 2023 – January 2024

    Created all graphic design assets across four different brands within the aftermarket heavy equipment and automotive parts manufacturing and distribution industry.

    • - Collaboratively engaged with brand marketing manager, product manager, and sales leadership team to ensure visual elements were in line to their expectations and supported department goals.
    • - Managed content within asset management platform, for organized distribution within internal teams.
    • - Represent brand and products at tradeshows.
    • - Other duties to support corporate initiatives, as assigned.

  • CFI Marketing

    Jacksonville, Fl

  • GRAPHIC DESIGNER
  • December 2010 – July 2023

    Worked with a variety of clients in the food and CPG industry to advise and create concepts to meet their brand goals.

    • - Provided direction in regards to design style, formatting, print production and timescales. Developed concepts, graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos and additional requests specific to client needs.
    • - Created layouts, templates, and prepared art-working filed into, ready for print.
    • - Contributed ideas and design artwork to the overall client brief.

  • The Robin Shepherd Group

    Jacksonville, Fl

  • INTERNSHIP, GRAPHIC DESIGNER
  • September – December 2010

    Built corporate design concepts as needed and requested for a variety of projects and clients.


  • PGA TOUR

    Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl

  • INTERNSHIP, GRAPHIC DESIGNER
  • January – April 2006

    Built corporate design concepts as needed to support company objectives.

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Education

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Awards

  • Gold medal for Study Abroad collateral – 2010
  • American Advertising Federation of Jacksonville
  • Silver medal for Pijetao Magazine – 2010
  • American Advertising Federation of Jacksonville
  • Andy Pearson Scholarship – 2009 and 2010
  • Student Recognition in Graphic Design – 2005
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville
  • 1st place in Jazz Poster competition – 2004
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville
  • 2nd place for Outstanding Accomplishment in Drawing – 2003
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville
  • Talent Grant in Graphic Design – 2003
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville

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Featured Projects

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Languages

→ Volunteer Work and Organizations

Volunteer Work and Organizations

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