Qualified and experienced in graphic and print design, typography, illustration, packaging, branding, product development and quality control.
San Diego Community College District (San Diego Mesa College)
Graphic Artist + Photographer | 2016-Present
Balboa Manufacturing Co, LLC (ZANheadgear, Bobster, RAM)
Creative Lead + Graphic Designer | 2011-2016
- Design and produce seasonal product catalogs for ZANheadgear, Bobster, and Tactical.
- Consult with sales and marketing on design trends and forecasts.
- Maintain banners, product images, and inventory on company's scope of websites.
- Design Technical Information packets to ensure a better line of communication with overseas manufacturers.
- Create banners, signage, and table displays for company trade shows.
- Design and develop creative product packaging, stickers, and how-to inserts.
- Inspect shipment and analyze production quality, materials, and artwork of items.
- Create custom artwork for ZANheadgear products such as half and full facemasks, bandannas, airsoft neck protectors, balaclavas, and more.
- Research and develop designs for RAM watches.
Lead Graphic Designer | 2010-2017
- Design product lines for t-shirts, sweaters, hats, and other accessories.
- Create and develop kimono and bag designs.
- Produce promotional flyers, business cards, and campaigns as needed.
- Serve as a consultant on design trends.
The Higher Culture
Lead Graphic Designer | 2011-2015
- Create custom artwork for various apparel such as tshirts, tank tops, sweaters, crewnecks, and hats.
- Design flyers, shirt labels, and other promotional items as needed.
Graphic Designer | 2012
- Created company logo, outdoor signage, flyers, business cards, and promotional website.
For The Love of Writing, Writer's Workshop
Graphic Designer | 2010
- Participated in a collaborative effort to produce a book based on poems and prose from the Writer's Workshop.
- Created artwork for the cover and typeset the content within the book.
San Diego State University | B.A. in Graphic Design, 2014
San Diego Miramar College | Associate of Arts, Graphic Design, 2011
Mac + PC OS