About me

Creative and reliable team player with personal and professional goals to excel.

Experienced Art Director and Marketing professional with decades of experience in the creative industry as Creative Director, CMO, Marketing Director, Marketing Manager and Graphic Designer.

My educational background includes an MBA in International Marketing, a BA in Visual Communications, and Associates Degrees in both Commercial Art and Photography. I also taught Multimedia at ITT Technical Institute.

ACHIEVEMENTS:

● Launched a successful leads generation business that started out with less than 24 employees and after 2 years they were at over 150 employees and sold the company

● Proven track record of successfully launching startups with significant growth as well as growth of small to medium-sized businesses enterprise organizations

EXPERIENCE:

● Increase user onboarding and engagements; leading to increased sales and growth

● Improve, create, produce and implement various advertising and marketing collateral (corporate identity, brochures, print advertisements, catalogs, whitepapers, presentations, videos, banner ads, emails, websites, landing pages, infographics, webinars, content and blogs)

● Work with editors and manage design teams in-house and overseas

● Manage and negotiate with various external venders on services provided

● Teach students how to perform technical tasks associated with the design and creation of interactive multimedia communication

● Manage social media brand and presence as well as community building

● Create, produce, distribute, track and manage email marketing campaigns

● Events and tradeshow planning and organization

● Business development and creating BtoB partnerships, including proposal writing

● Plan and implement GTM marketing strategies and new product launches

● Implement new technologies to manage, analyze, track and maximize ROI

My KNOWLEDGE base includes but is not limited to:

● Advertising, marketing, branding, business development, and public relations

● BtoB and BtoC product placement and positioning

● Retail, wholesale, and eCommerce

● Internet marketing (SEO, SEM, social media, email marketing, content creation, banners, videos, analytics, etc)

● Creation of marketing collateral (print, web and interactive media)

● Copywriting, graphic design, web design, photography, video production and presentation design

Skills

adobe, Advertising, Affiliates & Partnerships, After Effects, Analytics, Animation, Art Direction, B2B, B2C, Brain storming, Brand / Logo Design, Brand Management, Branding, Business Analysis, Business Development, Business Management, Campaign Planning, Change Management, CMS, Communications, Consultancy, Content, Content Management, Copywriting, Creative Direction, CRM, design, Desktop Publishing, Digital Art, Digital Marketing, Digital Strategy, Direct Mail, Directing, Editing, Editorial Design, Email, Email Design, Email Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Event Design, Event Organising, Exhibition Design, Film Processing, Graphic Design, HTML, Icon Design, Illustration, illustrator, Image Retouching, Interactive Design, Interface Design, Internal Communications, Management, Marketing, Media Buying, Media Planning, microsoft office, Motion Graphics, Multimedia, Operations, Packaging, Packaging Design, Pattern Design, Photo Editing, Photo-Journalism, Photography, Photoshop, Planning, Point of Sale, Point of Sale Design, Post-production, powerpoint, PPC, PR, Pre-Press, Presentation, Print, Print Design, Printing, Problem Solving, Producing, Production, Promotions, Proof Reading, Public Relations, Publishing, Quality Control, SAAS, Sales, Search Marketing, SEM, SEO, Social Media, Staff Training, Storyboarding, strategy, Strategy Planning, Studio Management, Teaching / Lecturing, Team Management, Training, Typography, UX/UI, Visual Effects, Visual Layout, Visual Merchandising, Web Design, Web Development, Wireframes, word, Writing

Sector Experience

Accomodation, Advertising, Animation, Architecture, Arts, Audio / Visual, Automobiles, Banking, Beverages, Books & Periodicals, Brand Management, Branding, Broadcasting, Business Management, Call Centre / Customer Services, Catalogues & Brochures, Charity / Not for profit, Cinema, Communications, Computer Games, Consulting Services, Crafts, Creative Services, Design, Digital (SEO, PPC, SEM...), E-Commerce, Education, Emergency Services, Engineering, Environmental Health, Event Organisers / Management, Exhibitions, Fashion, Film (Feature), Film (Short / Documentary), Finance, Fine Art, Painting & Sculpture, Food & Beverages, Funding & Investment Services, Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment, Galleries & Studios, Gambling, Gaming, Health, Health & Safety, Hotels & Resorts, Household Care, Household Goods, Human Resources, Information & Advice, Information Technology, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Interactive, Interiors, International, Internet, Investment, Legal, Lighting, Logistics, Magazines & Comics, Manufacturing, Market Research, Marketing, Merchandise, Military & Defense, Museums, Music, New Media, Newspapers, Nightclub / Bar, Operations, Packaging, Parks / Theme Parks, Personal Care, Photography, Point of Sale, PR, Print, Production, Publishing, Real Estate, Recycling & Waste Management, Research & Development, Restaurant / Cafè, Retail, SAAS, Sales / Business Development, Social Network / Community, Software, Textiles, Theatre, Therapies, Tobacco, Trades, Travel, UI / UX, Wall & Floor Coverings, Water, Wholesale

Awards

International Photography Awards

Clients

123-local-dentists, Alive Entertainment, Art Knows No Borders, At Home Aging, B&E Auto Repair, BusinessLeads.com, Camargo Associates, Chords 2 Cure, Citizens for Sheltered Animals, Counsel Right, Disney, Doctors Without Borders (MSF), Dr. Hannah, E&K Vintage Wood, ESL (Electronic Sports League), Financing Heroes, First Take Film Festival, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, Green Bag America, iPGARD, ITT Technical Institute, Kinder Ready™ + Elementary Wise™, LA Mounting, Los Angeles Times, Marketing Automation University, McNall Advertising, Military Strategic, Mr. Brainwash, my-bio-zen, MyCOPA, Pacific Holdings Group, Precious International Jewelry, Radix Promotions and Marketing, Santosha at Little Beach – Tasmania, SmartAVI, Tokana, Veterans Adaptive Housing, Yoga DAYA

Trade Associations

Advertising Association

Ranking
#1572 Ranked Art Director
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Contract
Perm, Freelance, Temp-Perm, Part time, Remote
Location
Las Vegas
Skill Level
Senior, Director
Languages
English
Creativepool member since 21 March 2021