Jack C. Nicholls
114 Pte. Claire Ave., Pte. Claire, QC, Canada, H9S 4M5
(514) 339-1132 (x-237) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Experience St. Clair Entertainment Group Inc., Montreal, QC
07/99 - present Art Director/Graphic Designer for international entertainment label.
Duties include concept, creation, copy writing and design of CD/DVD covers, label films,
packaging, catalogs, and promotional material using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe PhotoShop
and Quark XPress. Products made for world market, with primary customer Walmart USA.
Several projects for Universal Music Group, and Sony Special Products. Many titles
charting in Billboard Magazine. Also responsible for production management with suppliers
(films, proofs, output, etc.), Macintosh network administration, quality control, proofreading,
software/hardware purchasing, and hiring/training of junior designers. Designs made
available to customers and sales force on internet with iView Media Pro and Vicomsoft FTP
Client. Also experienced with 3D (lenticular) printing.
04/92 - 06/99 Avanti Inc., Montreal, QC
Department Manager/Art Director/Graphic Designer for international souvenir company.
Responsibilities included set-up of department, creation of original artwork, layout, and
copy writing for metal-cast souvenir goods using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe
PhotoShop. Also, the development of new products, administration of Macintosh
network, software/hardware purchasing, hiring/training of junior artists, and production of
catalog, flyer and miscellaneous promotional material. Research and development of 3D
model design using Delcam’s ArtCAM Pro and CNC engraving machine.
04/89 - 04/90 LMC Graphiques Inc., Montreal, QC
Performed trade magazine production duties including paste-up, four-color stripping,
industrial camera work, color-key making, blueprint burning, and film duplication.
Freelance UNESCO Institute for Statistics (division of the United Nations)
Project Manager/Art Director for international statistics organization’s publications,
including six language annual report.
Pfizer, Scottmark Communications. Also CD packages, posters, ads, and clothing designs
for independent musicians/bands.
Education Concordia University, Montreal, QC
Bachelor of Arts - 1991
Major Communication Studies - Specialization in Visual Dynamics
References Available upon request.