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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Ogden Publications • Topeka, Kansas 
Multimedia Marketing Specialist • Jan. 2018 to Present
Design lead for native advertising projects across all platforms including web, video and print • Schedule, coordinate and execute sponsored and internal media campaigns • Develop campaigns and messaging that generate better results for circulation and merchandise 
Graphic Designer • July 2017 to Dec. 2017
Created and deployed promotional emails • Interacted with marketing mangers  and other departments to champion projects from conception to production including  web graphics, landing pages and print pieces • Aided video content creation through pre-production, live stream mixing, shooting and editing footage

APG Media of Ohio • Athens, Ohio
Design Editor • June 2015 to June 2017
Maintained consistent editorial design standards • Designed Girlfriends magazine, local history books, and special editorial sections • Implemented redesign in seven regional newspapers • Supervised and trained page design staff
Page Designer • Nov. 2011 to May 2015
Designed and copyedited various regional newspapers under deadlines •  Responsible for maintenance of publication templates

Josh Wilder Design • Athens, Ohio
Freelance Graphic Designer • Aug. 2008 to May 2015
Executed various projects successfully from conception to production including book design, logos, brochures and business cards • Communicated directly with clients to ensure quality results

Progressive Arts AllianceCleveland, Ohio
Media Arts SpecialistNov. 2010 to Sept. 2011
Produced design materials including advertisements, posters, postcards, DVD labels and email communication • Constructed and taught web design, video production and stop-motion animation curriculum for middle school students • Shot and edited video of programs and performances • Maintained organization’s website
Graphic Design Intern • Sept. 2009 to Oct. 2010
Redesigned the non-profit organization’s website • Assisted in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District classrooms with media arts programming


RELEVANT SKILLS

Proficient in Indesign • Illustrator • Photoshop • Acrobat • Microsoft Office • Social Media

Knowledgeable in HTML • CSS • AP Style •  Dreamweaver • After Effects • WordPress • Final Cut Pro • Podcasting • Constant Contact


AWARDS

2017 Ohio Newspaper Association
Osman C. Hooper Award
Best Newspaper Design for Perry County Tribune

2016 Ohio Associated Press
Best Graphics Artist Finalist for The Athens Messenger


EDUCATION

BFA in Graphic Design
2004 to 2008, Ohio University

Art and Design Study Abroad
Jan. 2008 to March 2008, Cholula, Mexico