Resume

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OBJECTIVE:

To contribute my extensive creative talents and project management skills to an excellent team.

EXPERIENCE: 


Ruth Kennedy Designs
, Jan 2003- Present:

  • rk logoSole proprietorship creative direction, design, and photography
  • Short to long term contracts
  • Currently, accepting small projects, including shooting portraits/events, and designing anything from logos to websites.

 

 

Visual Contractor; Sign Letter Depot, March – Current:old logo setup

  •  Product Photography
  • Branding
  • Design
  • Social Media Setup

 

Interim Marketing Specialist; Jack’s Family Restaurants, Nov 2015 – Jan 2016:

  •  Digital Analytic & Campaign Analysis
  • Social Media Buying
  • Photo/Graphic Imaging
  • Building Presentations

 

Creative Director/Webmaster; Black Creek ISC, Nov 2014 – Jun 2015:

  • Print adsBlack Creek
  • Website management
  • Writing press releases
  • Images/iconography for software, books, and manuals
  • PowerPoint presentations for sales and training

 

Assistant VP Membership-Leadership Dept; Civitan International, Jan 2012 – Nov 2014:

  • Non-profit project management, overseeing new clubs built in the United States
  • Social media
  • Three newsletters monthly
  • Quarterly membership promotions
  • Event planning
  • Bi-monthly magazine for PR Department

 

fema logoPhotographer; FEMA, (Temporary Contract) Jul-Sept 2012:

Disaster Relief Photographer (I was offered a permanent position, but reluctantly turned in down due to long-term deployments.) https://www.fema.gov/media-library/multimedia/collections/30

 

SKILLS:

  • Visually creativeSkills logos 1
  • Print design
  • Web design
  • Photography/Image editing
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Acrobat etc.)
  • HTML with CSS and jquery (using Dreamweaver)
  • Cooperate branding/brand compliance
  • Google products/optimization (Ad Words, & Analytic)
  • Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Social Media content (FaceBook, &, LinkedIn, Instagram, Google+, and Pintrest)
  • Social Media Optimization Tools (Hootsuite, Offerpop, Survey Monkey, Track Maven, etc.)
  • Project management
  • Writing and editing
  • Creative talent management & training
  • Customer service
  • Office management
  • Excellent time management
  • Extremely organized
  • Detail oriented
  • Self-motivated

 

EDUCATION:

BA, Visual Journalism, concentration in photography, image editing, and graphic design

(Industry-specific continuing education online)

 

 

VOLUNTEER/ COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

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