JdG&Co Freelance Creative Director(2016–present) Owner + Principal of freelance consulting collective specializing in branding, marketing and web development. Pursue projects when in-between full-time employment or when freelancing was allowed. Designed and implemented a brand refresh for LiNK Staffing, a staffing agency based in Houston, TX. Developed corporate identity, marketing and web solutions, which included web animations, mobile solutions, preliminary web design, intranet strategy and corporate communications. Recently completed an Annual Report for Silicon Valley Education Foundation. Based in San Jose, SVEF is a non-profit committed to providing scalable STEM programs and resources proven to accelerate college and career readiness for students. Created corporate identity (logo, advertising, + packaging) for Blue Shield Nutrition, a supplement company based in San Antonio, TX.Form4 Architecture Marketing Manager(8 mos, 2018) Implemented a brand redesign for an award-winning architecture firm with over 25 years experience in the Bay Area with large projects in Silicon Valley. Maintained day-to-day graphic design + marketing needs. Responsibilities included: proposal & award Submittals, environmental design, social media updates (Facebook & LinkedIn), + e-blasts.
lowercase productions Freelance Sr. Graphic Designer(2007-2014) Designed and produced branding and marketing materials, advertising, campaigns, logos, brochures, user-interface (UI) design, HTML emails, websites and project proposals for a boutique branding and communications firm.
TellMe Networks (Microsoft) Freelance Visual + UI Designer(3 mos, 2005) Developed user interface mockups for a proposed VOIP-based messenger system. Produced digital assets for design sprints for a tech company formerly based in Mountainview, CA.
Essential Skills Brand development, Project management, Ad campaign development, Icon & Logo creation, Illustration, UI + Web Design, Software: Adobe CC Photoshop, Illustrator, + Indesign
Additional Skills HTML + CSS, Adobe Animate, + Sketch