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									Brian Wasson                                        519 Red Fox Trail
                                                    Statesville, NC 28677
                                                                                213 Morrison South
                                                                                Chapel Hill, NC 27599
                                                    (704) 871-1446              (919) 914-7702
                     BA in Journalism and Mass Communications.The University of North Carolina at
                     Chapel Hill School of Journalism, May 2004

Design Experience
                     Society for News Design, fall 2003
                     • Provided access to an extensive networking system of talented
                      professional designers.
                     Design Intern, University Directories, summer 2003
                     • Working with others designing ads has greatly increased team
                       building skills.
                     • Improved performance under deadline.
                     • Sole responsibility of the production of directories for five major
                       universities has led to increased reliability.
                     Design Intern, Statesville Record & Landmark Newspaper, summer 2002
                     • Learned the basics of designing full newspaper pages on a
                       day-to-day basis.
                     • Gained experience marketing and designing projects and programs
                       for local Newspapers In Education (NIE) program.
                     Design & Layout Editor, Black Ink News-Magazine, spring 2002 - Present
                     • Designing over 100 magazine pages for a real university publication
                       has greatly refined design talent and improved leadership skills.
                     Graphic Designer, The Daily Tar Heel Newspaper,
                       sping 2001 - fall 2002
                     • Working under talented designers at a nationally known college
                       newspaper has instilled a strong foundation in various design programs.
                     Carolina Association of Black Journalists, fall 2000 -present
                     • Provided a medium to netwok with other African American journalists.

                     • 2nd Place Award for “Best Student Magazine” in 2001 Southeast
                       Regional competition. Society of Professional Journalists,
                     • “Newspapers In Education Best Idea Award.” Southern
                       Newspaper Publisher’s Association/Newspapers In Education
                       Contest 2002,
   Relevant Skills
                     QuarkXpress,Adobe Photoshop,Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Acrobat,
                      Microsoft Publisher, Frontpage, Excel, PowerPoint,TypeStyler

                     L. Carole Ireland              Sarah Bunch                  Kevin Osborne
                     NIE Coordinator                Production Manager           Sports Director
                     Winston-Salem Journal          University Directories       Hickory YMCA
                     Winston-Salem, NC 27101        Chapel Hill, NC 27514        Hickory, NC 28601
                     (336) 727-7449                 (919) 968-0225x227           (828) 324-2858

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