ASSOCIATE OF ARTSTampa College
Commercial Design & Marketing
ASSOCIATE OF ARTSSanta Fe College
Aug 2004 - Present
Graphic Design SpecialistMantra Creative
Owner/operator. Mantra Creative is a small Advertising & Marketing Boutique that offers large agency experience and performance partnering with both national and global companies. Services include print design and production of collateral materials, event conception, trade show display design, brand development and implementation, email campaigns, and website design.
Aug 1996 - Aug 2004
Graphic DesignerGRAFX Design of Tampa
Graphics team member reporting to Sr. Creative Director. Grafx is a Advertising Agency that pairs powerful design with insightful business strategies to create compelling, highly effective campaigns that deliver measurable results for clients. A state-of-the-art graphic communications company, offering a complete suite of web and print marketing services.
March 1996 - Aug 1996
Graphic DesignerWeekly Planet
Graphics team member reporting to sales team and publisher. Responsible for design of retail advertisements, publication design, and production of Weekly Planet - a cutting-edge weekly news publication known as the area’s best source for information regarding happenings, restaurants, concerts and shows, visual arts reviews, news and opinion.
June 1994 - March 1996
Graphic DesignerTampa Tribune
Reported to Sr. Art Director. Responsible for design of retail advertising in one of the markets largest circulated newspapers with a nationally recognized creative services department. Projects include: Daily ad conception and design within client direction; design and layout of special sections and inserts.