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					                                                  Jim Quinlan
   6475 East PCH, #332                                                                          Google Voice: (562) JIM-3773
   Long Beach, California 90803                                                                                (562) 546-3773
   www.jimquinlan.com                                                                       Email: jimquinlan@jimquinlan.com




   “… Jim’s insights are helpful and      Keyword Profile
    on-target. His interpersonal and      Creative Graphic Designer with proven ability to plan, analyze, and create visual
      organizational skills elevate the   solutions to marketing and communications challenges using strategic brand
                                          messaging through multiple channels:
professionalism of the organization he
                                          PRINT                        PHOTOGRAPHY                 WEB & MULTIMEDIA
    works for, and the team-mates he      Marketing Collateral         Product Photography         Web site Design & E-Blasts
       works with. Jim delivers high      Environmental Graphics       Photo Manipulation          Flash Animation
                                          B2B & B2C Ads                Digital Compositing         Video Production & Editing
     quality, on-time results that will   Logos & Illustration         Shoot Management            Motion Graphics
      improve the effectiveness of your   Visual Identity Systems      Lighting & Positioning      Software GUI Design
                                          Copy Writing                 Photo Realism Editing       Product Packaging
               communication efforts.

                          Jim Burch       Technical Skills
               Marketing Director         Mac OS and PC OS Platforms, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator,
         iCRco Medical Imaging            InDesign, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Flash), Quark
                                          Express, Microsoft Office 2007 (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint,
                                          Publisher, Outlook), Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe
                                          Audition, DVD Studio Pro, SoundEdit Pro, Swift 3D, SketchUp, HTML,
                                          Actionscript, WordPress, Social Media. Type: 60 WPM

                                          Professional Experience
       “… Jim’s exemplary work is         SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER | 2008-Present
         admired and respected by his     iCRco Medical Imaging Company, Torrance, CA
                                          Art director for marketing and sales team in the creation of marketing strategy, visual
            superiors and peers alike.    design, brand identity, and creative development including copy, layout, and
 A talented individual, Jim is able to    photography. Produce integrated sales collateral materials across all branding media
                                          in both offline and online communications, software application development, and
       ’push the envelope’ and exceed     targeted marketing materials for B2B, B2C, international, and domestic channels.
 expectations within a given deadline.    Projects include proposals, presentations, motion graphics, brochures, catalogs,
                                          magazine advertisements, newsletters, web pages, logos, illustrations, environmental
  He is extremely reliable, thorough,     tradeshow exhibit displays, and electronic deliverables incorporating color theory,
  and highly self-motivated. Jim has      design theory, typography, photographic, and illustrative graphic elements.
the ability to visualize and simplify a   Key Achievements:
  given message, and convey it with a     • Increased sales of software products with redesign of Graphic User Interface
                                            (GUI) for Clarity PACS medical imaging software, Captera image acquisition
   stylized and imaginative approach        software, Digital Physicist, and DICOM Importer applications.
            within the media arts…”       • Developed art-proofing/collateral database system, archiving, and image library
                                            system which increased productivity by 75%.
                James A. Figueroa
                                          • Served as interim Marketing Director, working directly with company CEO on a
        Assistant Superintendent            daily bases to facilitate marking strategies and lead in-house marketing team on
                                            creative communications.
                            LAUSD


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                                          CREATIVE CONSULTANT / MEDIA TECHNOLOGY EDUCATOR | 2007-2008
 “… Jim’s work ethic is exceptional.      Fratelli Studios, Los Angeles Unified School District, California State
                                          University Long Beach, Orange & Los Angeles Counties, CA
    He consistently goes beyond what
                                          Creative Consultant for scenic design and fabrication company, Television
    is required to deliver high-quality   Production Instructor for inner-city youth, and University Instructor for Technology
      projects on-time and on-budget.     Literacy courses and curriculum development.

            Jim’s interpersonal skills    Key Achievements:

                         are excellent.   • Transformed the lives of teens and adults by creating and teaching a course of
                                            instruction to effectively bridge social-economic and cross-cultural digital divides.
                 He is a team player,
                                          • Directed and collaborated with in-house creative studio team in the design and
          reliable and organized…”          development of environmental graphics, scenic show elements, stage presentations,
                                            sound design, set design, marketing collateral, and Web site design.
           Jane Fletcher-Saginaw
                   V.P. Marketing         LEAD GRAPHIC DESIGNER | 2006-2007
               Commerce Energy            Commerce Energy, Costa Mesa, CA
                                          Creative director for Marketing Department at Fortune 500 Energy Company.
                                          Produced a full spectrum of integrated and branded media campaigns to include:
                                          billboards, gas station pump-top advertisements, display ads, direct mail pieces, bill
                                          inserts, brochures, door hangers, banners, posters, trade show displays and skins,
                                          letterhead, postcards, newsletters, annual reports, Web site graphics, television
                                          commercial productions, animations, multimedia presentations, visual identity
                                          systems, corporate branding guidelines, and templates. Prepare layouts and manage
           “… Jim is an idea person       preflight/pre-press file preparation for four-color printing, media formats, proofs,
       gifted at taking a concept and     and press checks.
      generating realistic and unique     Key Achievements:
            approaches to marketing,      • Worked directly with CEO and CFO in the production of revenue generating
                                            multimedia presentations for Board of Directors and corporate investors.
         cross-promotions, collateral,
                                          • Successfully completed marketing and product development projects to fulfill
      Web site development, and the         million-dollar corporate contracts under extremely tight deadlines.
       development and management         • Created design solutions within a collaborative team effort resulting in a net sales
                                            increase of 43%, and a doubling of gross profit to $57.2 million.
                 of our cable system’s
      commercial insertion operation.
                                          MEDIA COORDINATOR | 2003―2006
Jim has made numerous contributions       LWV Media Services (PCM), Laguna Woods, CA
         to increase sales revenue…”      Direct and manage cable television system serving 18,000 subscribers and work
                                          hands-on with Director of Broadband Services, Board of Directors, cable television
                          Jon Noell       networks, agencies, technicians, and community subscribers in the operation of the
                                          cable system. Supervise video server/commercial insertion systems, subscriber-
                  V.P. Advertising
                                          management systems, customer service call center, cable billing systems, and
                Sales & Marketing         provided Ad-Sales support, marketing collateral materials, and graphic design
                                          services.
   LWV Media Services / PCM
                                          Key Achievements:
                                          • Directed best-practice and workflow of cable billing, subscriber management, and
                                            commercial insertion systems resulting in a $150,000 monthly increase in revenue.
                                          • Received recognition from Broad Members for contributions in providing strong
                                            creative direction for cable television system logos, strategic marketing sales tools,
                                            sales presentations, Web site development, training manuals, proposals, subject
                                            reports, and media kits.

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                                         INSTRUCTIONAL MEDIA, DIGITAL DESIGNER | 1996―2003
                                         Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA
 “… I have come to know Jim as a
                                         Producer, Curriculum Developer, Graphic User Interface (GUI) Designer, Video
 ‘go-getter’ who guides his team with    Editor, and Programmer of Distance Learning applications utilizing learning
    vision, perseverance, and creative   modalities, interactive video elements, and outcome-based educational tools. Key
                                         adviser in the research and development of a division-wide technology plan. Taught
   direction. Jim is a multi-talented    technology literacy classes to teachers.
individual who is able to comprehend     Key Achievements:
  difficult tasks. He quickly learns     • Presentation Specialist for Assistant Superintendent in the creation of compelling
   new authoring tools, develops new       multi-media presentations that consistently inform and persuade LAUSD Board
                                           of Directors to vote in compliance with Departmental objectives. Delivered
skills, and immediately applies those      audio/visual presentations and exhibits utilizing imaginative design, animation,
     skills to the project at hand…”       photo editing, video production, projection system, props, and professional
                                           media equipment.
      Bernardo Sandoval, Ed.D            • Recognized for production of forty educational software applications reaching
                                           7,000 annual users throughout L.A. County, and subsequently produced for
 Director, Technology Support
                                           commercial use and mass distribution.
  DACE, Los Angeles Unified              • Recipient of Innovation Award for Safety First series incorporating video
                   School District         streaming with rich media elements.

                                         COMMERCIAL PRODUCER, AD-SALES MEDIA PRODUCTION | 1993―1996
                                         Continental Cablevision, Costa Mesa, CA
                                         Producer of quality television advertisements for commercial insertion reaching
                                         77,000 local viewers on more than 25 cable networks including CNN, MTV and
                                         ESPN. Develop marketing presentations, cross-channel promotional campaigns, and
                                         community outreach events.
     “… Jim is able to manage and        Key Achievements:
  prioritize tasks. He has proven to     • Received special recognition for quality management in all phases of studio and
                                           remote television production including: budgeting, contract negotiations,
        invest more than expected on
                                           scriptwriting, scheduling, directing talent and production crew, set design,
 numerous occasions. Working well          lighting, video graphics, camera-ready artwork, sound design, and video editing.
under pressure, while observing strict   • Increased profits by providing in-house training to employees on video
                                           production techniques, and on-site equipment maintenance and repairs.
   deadlines, Jim’s perseverance and
        originality is an asset to any   Education
                    production team.     Social Media Marketing Sessions, 2011, California State University Extension
    Jim is organized, detail oriented    Multimedia Production Teaching Credential, 2003, California State University,
                                         Long Beach
                     and reliable…”
                                         Macromedia Authorized Certified Training, 2000, Integrity eLearning, Anaheim
                                         Hills, California
                Jeffrey Simonson
                                         Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Communications, Radio/TV/Film,
            Regional Advertising         1992, California State University, Long Beach
                    Sales Manager
       Continental Cablevision           Awards & Affiliations
                                         CSULB Honors Society: Graduated Cum Laude, Dean’s Honor List ● Otis Art
                                         Institute Golden Key Award Winner ● Macromedia Innovation Award Winner
                                         Orange County Multimedia Association ● Seal Beach Community Television


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