EDUCATION
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
B.F.A. Communications Design with Highest Honors, 3.77 GPA
Major in Graphic Design, May 2010

EXPERIENCE
Graphic Designer
ChaseDesign, Skaneateles, NY
September 2014 - Present
Developing holistic retail strategies and solutions for clients including P&G

Junior  Art Director
Integrated Marketing Services, Norwalk, CT
January 2013 - September 2014
Gained expertise in the shopper marketing world producing in-store tactics, advertisements and other collateral for clients such as Unilever and Energizer Personal Care

Freelance Graphic Designer
Self-Employed
April 2012 – January 2013
Operated independently on a variety of projects, which included work for the Turning Stone Casino, Strong Studio and Transistor Studios

Freelance Graphic Designer
Strong Studio, New York, NY
July 2010 – April 2012
Collaborated with institutions as established as The New York Times and NYU to small start-up businesses. Built advertising campaigns and expanded upon brand personalities 

Design Intern
Pisarkiewicz Mazur & Co Inc, New York, NY
January – April 2010
Assisted in production of materials such as business papers, web page layouts, and advertisements to strengthen the brand identity of clients

Design Intern
MTV Off-Air Creative Department, New York, NY
June – August 2009
Developed mechanical files for merchandise, contributed to re-branding research, and created comps to enhance the presentation of initial Video Music Award themes

SOFTWARE
Adobe Creative Suite CS6
Keynote
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Word

ACHIEVEMENTS
Selected by Pratt Faculty to receive award for Academic Achievement 2010
Exhibited work in Pratt Show 2010
Chosen for Art Director’s Club 2010 National Student Portfolio Review in Design
Honorable Mention in Print Magazine’s Student Cover Competition 2009
Published personal web portfolio since 2007
Dean’s List eight semesters and President’s List seven semesters at Pratt Institute and Pratt at Munson-Williams-Proctor