Web Designer/Production Artist
DKY, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN - Summer 2002
career overview summary
Summer internship focused primarily on producing new
experienced art director working in Winnebago Industries web site, along with stint as a print
print, identity and interactive fields production artist covering all client work.
looking for an opportunity to work Responsibilities
Took over production of new 750 page web site.
at an agency where i can expand
their clients’ brand value through Worked hand-in-hand with Creative Team to ensure design
was implemented across breadth of entire site.
integrated design and marketing.
Restructured internal web site production process, from
initial site map creation to concepting, designing, testing
Used latest web standards to ensure site was not only
user friendly, but compatible with the broadest range of
computers and browsers for maximum market penetration.
Personal summary Mac OS 9 – 10.6
Windows 95 – XP Worked with Art Directors and Production Manager to
+ More than eight years agency experience Adobe CS – CS3 meet project requirements in terms of file setup, quality
° Photoshop and timeliness in order to get the files ready for print.
+ Highly talented across a broad spectrum of media ° Illustrator
+ Strong verbal communication skills ° Dreamweaver graphic Designer/Web Designer
° Acrobat Academic Technology Center - Bemidji, MN - 2000 thru 2002
+ Excellent multitasker Apple Final Cut Studio
Quark Xpress 4 – 5
+ Highly motivated self starter, individually and as part of a creative team Head graphic designer and web designer for technology-
based learning department at Bemidji State University.
+ Ability to see projects from concept to reality in a fast, effective manner ° HTML Responsibilities
° CSS Designed and implemented new identity and web site for
+ Strong working knowledge of latest print, web and interactive technologies ° Flash department, along with various individual staff web sites
and graphics needs.
exPerience graphic Designer
senior Art Director T. Gamble Video Productions - Lakeville, MN - Summer 2000
DKY, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN - September 2006 thru present (Art Director - August 2002 thru August 2006) summary
summary Summer internship at video production studio.
Concepted, designed and oversaw production of print, web and interactive marketing materials Responsibilities
for agency’s top clients. Designed and produced new identity and related materials
Responsibilities for video production company.
Worked with internal Creative Directors, Copywriters, Account Executives and Interface Designers to Created animation to use in opening credits of client’s video.
see project through its entirety, from initial concept through production in a timely, efficient manner.
Oversaw and directed client photo shoots. education
Mocked-up and presented concepts to clients. Bemidji State University - Bemidji, MN - Graduated 2002
Directed junior designers to ensure they met or exceeded client’s objectives. Major: b.S. Degree in Design Technology, Minor: Art
Specialization: Graphic Design/Print Production
Proofed approved projects on press to oversee quality of produced pieces.
Specialization: Computer Imaging/Multimedia
WinnebAgo: Oversaw identity and design implementation across twenty-five annual, multi-page
product brochures, ensured web site design and continuity, concepted and designed POP displays,
posters and ads for Winnebago. Itasca and ERA motor homes. Produced realistic product/scenic other interests
composites for brochure covers. Designed and helped produce corporate web site. Photography, camping, carpentry, physical fitness, food,
CARgill: Designed and produced identities in print and online campaigns for all of Cargill Ag movies, technology, cars
including CargillAg.com, CAMS, Certified SolutionPro, Cargill Crop Inputs, Cargill Crop Insurance,
Elite Hedge, Harvest Health, Ocean Transportation, ProPricing and Signature Growers. references
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for Hudson Bay lodge and tours company. Interface Designer Account Manager Production Manager
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