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					Jan Hewlett              3902 Catamarca Drive | San Diego, CA 92124 | (858) 541-0855
                         jan_hewlett@yahoo.com | http://janhewlett.com | http://www.linkedin.com/in/jhewlett

Overview _______________________________________________________________________
 Highly creative and results-oriented Graphic Designer with extensive experience in print/web design, and marketing.
 Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal
 communication abilities. Highly skilled in client/vendor relations and negotiations. Passionate creator of innovative
 marketing strategies and campaigns. Advanced experience in fast-paced, deadline-driven marketing departments at
 technical manufacturing, retail and healthcare companies.

Accomplishments
   •   Effective negotiation skills yielded more than $60K in savings per year on digital image purchases.
   •   Industry award winner for design and advertising campaigns.
   •   Implemented new job tracking system that reduced administrative time by 40%.
   •   Increased Web site ranking (SEO) by 60%, generating more than $1.25M in qualified leads.
   •   Designed a Web site that was instrumental in the $150M dollar contract for Compaq.

Technical Skills
 Expert skills using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AcrobatPro, Dreamweaver), and QuarkXPress.
 Advanced understanding of digital asset management software, and HTML. Proficient with MS Office Suite (PowerPoint,
 Word, and Excel) and SharePoint (project tracking). Familiar with Flash, XHTML, JavaScript, ASP (Active Server Pages)
 Visual Basic. Experienced on both Windows and Macintosh platforms.

Career History __________________________________________________________________
AMN Healthcare  Graphic Designer                                                        February 2006 to January 2009
 Projects included the design and production of: brochures, advertising for national industry publications, logo design,
 flyers, direct marketing collateral, newsletters, presentation folders, tradeshow booth graphics, third-party online banners,
 e-mail campaigns, and landing pages.
   • Actively involved in building brand value and consistency (14+ brands) – managed brand logo usage, digital asset
     management, company-wide image purchases, and licensing of 1000+ images per year.
   • Demonstrated ability to absorb new technology and adapt to changing environments.
   • Able to comprehend, document and implement detailed project specifications.

Eaton Corporation (Powerware)  Web Designer                                                   July 1998 to October 2004
   • Created innovative designs for 12 global account Web sites, ensuring optimal end user experience.
   • Facilitated internal communications by developing specific strategies such as surveys, to encourage active
     participation before launching new procedures or creative ideas.
   • Administration of security and passwords on multiple accounts as well as back end programming.
   • Implemented department procedures and forms to systemize Web approval standards.

Additional Experience
 PrintRite Printing & Graphics      Senior Designer, Project Manager  1993-1998
 Imagesetters West                  Creative Design and Prepress Manager  1992-1993
 PETCO                              Graphic Designer  2005

Education | Certifications _________________________________________________________
 Bachelor of Arts  Graphic Communications                                                    San Diego State University
 Six Sigma  Certified Yellow Belt
 Kaizen  Certified in basic knowledge
Continued Education and Seminars (600+ hours)
 Adobe Creative Suite 4 • HTML (XHTML) Programming • Web Design • Creative Suite 4 Integration
 Acrobat and Cross Platform Connectivity • Troubleshooting a Macintosh Computer • Web Design
 Web site Performance and Optimization • Situational Self-Leadership

References available upon request