Scott Rovin: Creative Director, Art Director, Graphic Designer by ScottRovin


   24627 Senda Salvia | Calabasas, CA 91302 | t: 818.223.9592 c: 818.486.5373 e:

personal summary
      A seasoned Creative Director, Art Director, and Graphic Designer with over 18 years experience in all facets of design, and the
      overall creative process. Among my strengths are brand and identity, editorial design, event/product marketing collateral, and
      website art direction. I possess a combination of conceptual strength and technical proficiency. I have established myself as a
      self-starter and team leader who actively helps and refines all processes necessary to achieve and maintain company goals.

professional experience
      1105 Media (formerly 101communications)                                                                    Chatsworth, CA
      2007 — Present, Creative Director; 2005 — 2007, Art Director
      4Lead an art team on all creative projects related to education technology products. This includes editorial design, and
        related marketing campaigns, collateral, and custom media.
      4Develop concepts and style guides for company produced conferences and online events (webinars, summits, virtual
        conferences). Direct art team in producing associated promotional and collateral materials, event websites, ebrochures,
        and venue signage.
      4Integral leader and participant in the all digital conversion of in-house produced publications, with a focus on design
        and functionality. This includes the the associated marketing campaigns, electronic delivery strategies, and acting as the
        creative lead in tablet app development.
      4 onduct weekly project status update meetings with internal marketing and event planning staff to ensure that all jobs
        and projects are delivered on time.
      4Select and commission illustrators, photographers, and stock art for all publications.
      4Manage schedule and art budget on all internally produced projects.
      4Collaborate with web design and development team to maintain brand consistency on all publication web sites
        and marketing campaigns.
      4 stablish strong relationships with publishers, editors, sales reps, and production coordinators. Resolve issues that
        arise during production process.

      101communications                                                                                            Chatsworth, CA
      2003 — 2005, Senior Graphic Designer; 1999 — 2003, Graphic Designer
      4Responsible for the layout, design, and pre-press production of eight publications.
      4 ssisted in the conversion and launch of digital versions of publications.
      4Responsible for overseeing monthly art budgets.
      2005 — Current
      Creative Director / Founder, sr:dzn                                                                          Calabasas, CA
      4Provide creative vision, art direction, and design for various small businesses, with an emphasis on identity,
        website banner design, and marketing collateral.

      1998 — 1999
      Graphic Artist/Production Artist (Freelance), Applause Inc.                                               Woodland Hills, CA
      4Generated mechanical art for the manufacturing of toys, gifts, and packaging.
      4Created multimedia presentations for the sales staff, focusing on various licensed brands.
      1994 — 1997
      Creative Services Coordinator, Adlink                                                                       Los Angeles, CA
      4Produced custom materials, including P.O.P. posters, event invitations, promotional one-sheets, and display boards.
      4Designed and assembled custom sales support packages.
      4Coordinated the production of cable broadcast promotional and tagged spots, including hiring voice-over talent,
        selecting music beds, scheduling, and managing production budget.

               University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
               Bachelor of Fine Arts, Media Arts,1992
               California State University, Northridge, CA
               Web Page Development Certificate Program, College of Extended Learning, 2000

skills & qualifications
             4 ossess a sophisticated, modern, sense of design, with the ability to develop, implement, and convey concepts
               and ideas
             4Motivational team leader and mentor. Proven ability to give clear, artistic direction within a multi-disciplinary team
             4Print/pre-press production process
             4Project Management; Ability to successfully manage and prioritize multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment
             4Maintain positive relationships with all levels of staff and outside vendors.
             4Excellent technical troubleshooting skills
             4Stay current on hardware and software advances, through research, courses, and community user groups

apps & operating system
             4Mac OSX 10.7 and under
             4Primary programs: Adobe InDesign CS6, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Illustrator CS6, Quark Xpress 6.0,
               Adobe Bridge, Adobe Acrobat Pro 9
             4Secondary programs: Microsoft Office, Keynote, Basecamp (for Project Management), Fetch, Transmit, iMovie,
               Universal Type Client and Linotype Font Explorer (both for Font Management), StuffIt
             4Working Knowledge of Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Adobe Flash CS6, WordPress, HTML5, Javascript

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