Areas of Emphasis

Professional Experience

Present

Art Director

Clevinar–marine — Madison, Wisconsin

Job Description

Efficiently lead and administer creative design projects in support of ongoing marketing and merchandizing programs for national manufacturer specializing in inflatable fishing and recreational boats.

Selected Achievements:

  • Provided creative vision and concept design for $1.2M retail contract while meeting strict turnaround schedule.
  • Significantly expanded online presence by leveraging talent for market trend analysis and contemporary design; effected 300% revenue increase in key channels.
  • Maximized ROI by building partnerships with third–party vendors,graphicdesigners,Web developers,models,and broadcast talent.
2003

Copy Director / Creative Associate

Dankee Medical Group — Green Bay, Wisconsin

Job Description

Led user–facing graphic design / content development for physician–owned, multispecialty group delivering highest quality medical care across three states.

Selected Achievements:

  • Successfully completed multiphase projects involving budgets up to $350,000.
  • Credited with delivering robust,focused design concept promoting launch of new specialty branch.
  • Commended for proactively facilitating brand–building community events.
2000

Educational Background

Bachelor of Arts Management

1998–2002
University of Wisconsin–Steven Point, Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Technical Proficiency

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