Resume



Skills



Professional Experience

Digital Designer

The Business Backer Cincinnati, Ohio. 6/2015 - Present

  • Develop and oversee all the company’s creative materials (print and web)
  • Manage the company’s website and branding guides
  • Work alongside the Marketing Analysts to develop a strong and safe SEO environment

Contract Digital Designer

Kroger Co. Cincinnati, Ohio. 3/2014 - 6/2015

  • Design and code newsletters and e-mails for various Kroger properties
  • Work with the website’s content managers to create assets and any other daily requests
  • Develop banners, promotion heroes and GSPs (Gmail Sponsored Promotions)

Freelance Designer, Social Media Consultant

Sergio Garcia (SG) Designs. Cincinnati, Ohio. 11/2008 - Present

  • Created dynamic promotional marketing collaterals for a variety of clients and purposes
  • Offered document translations Spanish-English and English-Spanish
  • Worked with clients such as: Far-I-Rome Productions, Gannet, Ideas and Pixels, Waterfields LLC. and local bands across the Cincinnati area

Places I have freelanced for

  • Social Media Coordinator, Graphic Designer
    Signal US Interactive. Cincinnati, Ohio. 10/2011 - 01/2012
  • Production Artist
    Possible Worldwide.Cincinnati, Ohio. 07/2011 - 10/2011
  • Graphic Designer
    The Eisen Agency - Investor and Public Relations. Newport, Kentucky. 03/2011 - 04/2011
  • Social Media Manager, Graphic Designer
    Sherpa Executive Coaching. Cincinnati, Ohio. 10/2010 - 01/2011

Bilingual Associate Graphic/Web Designer

Sergio Garcia (SG) Designs. Cincinnati, Ohio. 11/2008 - Present

  • Developed and managed the UI/UX of the company's micro-sites using TypeO3 CMS
  • Produced print and web assets for manufacturers such as HP, Zebra, Intermec and Epson, amongst others
  • Art directed and executed integrated marketing campaigns across multiple channels and languages (e-mail, web, print and social media)

Assistant Store Manager

Kroger Co. Cincinnati, Ohio. 08/2007 - 04-2008



Internships

Print/Web Design Intern.

District A. Montgomery, Ohio. 07/2009 - 05/2010

Marketing Intern

Firebelly Advertising Hamilton, Ohio. 06/2006 - 08/2006

Market Research Intern

Cincinnati Reds Cincinnati, Ohio. 05/2006 - 08/2006




Activities

Board Member, Digital Communications Committee, Events Committee, Student Mentor.

AIGA Cincinnati. Cincinnati, Ohio. 2010 - 2016

  • Develop e-mail newsletters and digital assets for AIGA’s social media properties.
  • Helped coordinate different events through out the year such as: Ink Bleeds, Design Week, Liquid Courage, Bigger than Sneakers.
  • Mentored young and upcoming designers


Education & Awards

Communication Design Professional Certificate

University of Cincinnati - Raymond Walters College. Cincinnati, Ohio. 2008 - 2010

  • GPA: 3.87
  • Dean’s List - 6 consecutive quarters
  • Recognition from the Ohio House of Representatives
  • Poster of the Year award recipient - June 2009.

Bachelors of Science in Business Marketing

Miami University (OH). Oxford, Ohio. 2003 - 2007

  • GPA: 3.03
  • Dean’s List - Spring 2004
  • Office of Diversity Academic Excellence Award - May 2007.