Graphic Designer | Illustrator | Photographer

Graphic Designer | Illustrator | Photographer
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City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-01-16
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Posted: 2014-01-16

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GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2011 - 2013

ALBERTA PRINT SERVICES, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Applications: Adobe Creative Suite 4 and 5, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop and Acrobat software. Prepress production and graphic design of print collateral for offset and digital printing. Producing variable data files for direct mailing across Canada. Coordinate all aspects of print production and work flow best suited for digital and offset presses. Training of staff and management of client files.   INSTRUCTOR 2009 - 2010

REEVES COLLEGE, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Instructor of the Computer Graphic Design course teaching Adobe Creative Suite 4 on Macintosh platform. Teaching Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, Acrobat and MS Word 2010 software in a classroom setting of 10 to 20 students. Educating students of visual solutions for advertisement and production. Evaluating, grading of student’s assignments and development of courseware.   GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2005 - 2008

WEST CANADIAN DIGITAL, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Applications: Adobe Creative Suite 2 and 3, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Acrobat and QuarkXPress software. Prepress production, graphic design, typesetting, layout, proofs and output of digital files in various formats, large format digital imaging, managing workflow and deadlines.   GRAPHIC DESIGNER 2002 - 2005

THE CALGARY SUN, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Applications: Multi-Ad Creator, QuarkXPress, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop software. Creating advertisements for high volume newspaper department. Administrating, designing, proofing, font management and color management to client specifications.   SIGNAGE COORDINATOR 2001 - 2002

MARK'S WORK WEARHOUSE, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Applications: QuarkXPress, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software. Creation, design and production of Mark’s signage, POP materials, labels, hang tags and packaging for stores across Canada. Coordinator of the grand store opening signage packages for store openings across Canada.   GRAPHIC DESIGNER 1993 - 2001

THE TIMES PRESS, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

Applications: PageMaker, QuarkXPress, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software. Prepress production, graphic design, typesetting, layout, logo creation, output of print material. Color separation of files to film and burning plates for offset printing.    EDUCATION   COMPUTER GRAPHIC DESIGN 1990 - 1991

THOMPSON RIVERS UNIVERSITY, KAMLOOPS, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA

Curriculum consisted of concept and creation of visuals, animation, illustration, story boards, corporate branding, and logo creation.   RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING 1984 - 1986

CONFEDERATION COLLEGE, THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO, CANADA

Curriculum consisted of television broadcasting production, directing, television broadcasting, commercial production, radio broadcasting, on location camera work, audio, lighting, set design, script writing, marketing, and photography.

AWARDS   WOW AWARD 2001

MARK’S WORK WEARHOUSE, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA

WOW Award, Leading by Example.   EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE 1989

RED DEER REGIONAL HOSPITAL, RED DEER, ALBERTA, CANADA

First Place, Employee Management Committee Logo Award.   RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING PROGRAM 1986

CONFEDERATION COLLEGE, THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO, CANADA

First Place, 30 Second Commercial Award.   RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING PROGRAM 1984

CONFEDERATION COLLEGE, THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO, CANADA

Honourable Mention, Graphic Design Award.

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