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[event date=”2015″ current=”yes”]
Creative Manager
Saffire Vapor, Inc.
June 2015 – Present
During my time as the Creative Manager with Saffire Vapor, I have been able to contribute to the growth of the company in both creative and marketing roles. I have helped to open over 10 new retail locations, and am responsible for conceptualization and execution of artwork for in-store campaigns, product packaging and event marketing. In my role, I also oversee our IT and Web Site employees and participate in site maintenance, web sales, and all social media.

[event date=”2013″ current=”yes”]
Graphic Designer
RealNetworks, Inc.
April 2013 – Present
As the Graphic Designer for RealNetworks, I operate on weekly deadlines to create the imagery for Verizon Wireless’ ringback tones. This position allows me to work in conjunction with record labels to procure assets necessary for features. I also work with other branches of the company in development and design of marketing collateral for various projects.

[event date=”2014″ current=”no”]
Graphic Designer
Alliance Harsha Advertising
September 2014 – April 2015
In my position as an artist with AHA, I was responsible for translation of written sales plans into a visual advertisement for various independent grocers across the southwestern and middle United States. I worked primarily in InDesign to come up with fresh, engaging designs for our clients, in order to promote their individual businesses and drive customers to their stores. I was also involved with supporting our other designers when the need arose, seamlessly blending a strong individual work ethic with an equally strong and engaging team environment.

[event date=”2011″ current=”no”]
Marketing Intern
Live Nation
May 2011 – August 2011
While interning with Live Nation’s Marketing Team, I was responsible for the company’s social media marketing, primarily through Twitter and Facebook. I designed and appropriated advertisements for both print and web usage, as well as created animated GIF banners for web. I handled the input of text for the online promotion of upcoming concerts, as well as ran ticket and prize giveaways for fans.

[event date=”2011″ current=”yes”]
Graphic Designer
April 2011 – Present
I am responsible for the conceptualization and design of various projects brought to me by clients. These include logos, brochures, business cards, advertisements for films, and marketing strategies.

[event date=”2008″ current=”no”]
Production Runner
Live Nation
May 2008 – September 2013
While employed at Live Nation, my role of production runner included artist and production support before, during, and after a show. I helped to handle artist and tour manager pick-up & drop off, as well as personal shopping on behalf of artist & tour. I was responsible for off-site meal & laundry arrangements, and assisted in mediation between local crew and tour production.

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[progress_bar text=”Adobe InDesign” percent=”85″]
[progress_bar text=”yes” text=”Adobe Illustrator” percent=”60″]
[progress_bar text=”Mac & PC Proficient” percent=”95″]
[progress_bar text=”Adobe Acrobat” percent=”80″]
[progress_bar text=”Microsoft Office” percent=”90″]
[progress_bar text=”Wordpress” percent=”65″]
[progress_bar text=”HTML & CSS” percent=”45″]
[progress_bar text=”Social Media Applications” percent=”75″]
[progress_bar text=”Photography” percent=”90″]
[progress_bar text=”Adobe Lightroom” percent=”90″]


[timeline title=”Education History” icon=”icon-college”]
[event date=”2012″]
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design
George Mason University
2010 – 2012
[event date=”2008″]
Associate of Arts, Fine/Studio Arts
Northern Virginia Community College
2008 – 2009