Summary of Qualifications:
10+ years experience in the creative video, photo and graphic design fields working as print and web designer, videographer, editor and photographer
Strong management and art direction skills
Extensive experience in full branding campaigns
Excellent communications skills
Adept in establishing solid working relationships with internal and external teams, driving successful project execution and in learning new skills, technologies and softwares.
Senior Art Director
July 2016 – Present
July 2015 – July 2016
Videographer/Photographer/Design & Production Manager
June 2010 – July 2015
Created and manage the firm’s video department, which has produced award winning videos for a variety of clients, primarily international and domestic professional service firms, while acting as producer, videographer and editor.
Create 2D animations for use on websites, online advertisement and DVDs.
Currently the only in-house photographer, which requires art directing and photographing in studio and on-location.
Lead photographer on location for national and international professional shoots.
Manage and art-direct the design and production team, overseeing a wide range of web and print projects from early stages of creative to final delivery of projects.
Art direct complex web projects, including websites, micro sites, mobile sites and online advertisements, meeting highest standards of web usability.
June 2006 – May 2010
Worked as lead designer and production artist on full re-branding campaigns, from corporate identities and annual reports to websites and advertisements.
Setup comprehensive graphic and brand standards, establishing and enforcing all elements of the firm’s brand.
Falls Church, VA
January 2003 – May 2006
As an in-house designer for MSPX, a small-size IT company, I designed and developed marketing materials such as collateral, stationery, brochures, tradeshow booths, online and print advertisements.
Designed, developed, and maintained company’s website.
Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington DC
Bachelors of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
Dean’s List, 1999–2003
Howard Community College, Columbia, MD
Associate Degree in General Studies
Expert in Adobe Creative Suite
Videography & Video Editing
Professional studio photography and lighting
Proficient in HTML and CSS
Videographer Awards 2013
Pixie Awards 2013 for Clifford Chance Videos-Website, Platinum
American Graphic Design Awards 2012 for Digital Cookbook
International Design Awards 2012 Silver in Graphic Design for Digital Cookbook
Davy Awards 2012 Digital Cookbook brochure, Gold
Creativity 41st International Awards 2012 Brochure/B2B, Gold Award Winner