Professional Summary

Professional Creative Director with 15-years' experience leading companies by providing support to shape standards for an effective brand identity.  I possess strong multi-tasking skills, with ability to simultaneously manage several projects. Focused on providing the best support & solutions to ensure effective & efficient work processes.  I am also tech savvy.

Skills

Content Strategy           
Campaign Management   
Branding     
Social Media     
Events Content     
Creative Initiatives     
Adobe Creative Suite     
Website & Social Media Management      
Logo Design     
Product Marketing     
Google Analytics     
Google AdWords     
SEO  (Search Engine Optimization)
Team Building & Support     
CRM Systems     
Organizational Skills     
Computer Proficient      
MS Office Suite     
WPM: 90 / KPM:  180     
Quickbooks     
Problem Solving     
Leadership      
Attention to detail     
Payroll      

Work Experience

Marketing Coordinator - WCR, Inc

DEC 2017- MAY 2020

Creative Director - IMS Technology & Security

JAN 2015 - SEP 2017
  • Responsible for new development of company identity, implementation, and brand management
  • Generate ideas & concepts for product branding, promotional campaigns
  • Design & installation of signs & vehicles (vinyl)
  • Website design, build, & management
  • Marketing material distribution, tracking, & replenishment
  • Develop strategies and tactics to boost company’s reputation
  • Plan & implement promotional campaigns
  • Established digital signature for company email
  • Format company forms for consistancy
  • Label / Tag design

Creative Director - GreeneWireless

JAN 2008 - MAR 2013
  • Responsible for new development of company identity, implementation, and brand management
  • Generate ideas & concepts for product branding, promotional campaigns
  • Website design, build, & management
  • Marketing material distribution, tracking (inventory), & replenishment
  • Develop strategies and tactics to boost company’s reputation
  • Plan & implement promotional campaigns

Creative Director - FluffyPig Creative Services

JAN 2008 - MAR 2019
Provide consultation & project management for website, logo & other creative services to allow clients focus on their business.  Clients are law office, sports venues, hair salons, small businesses, & large corporations. 

Office Manager - Network Experts

JUN 200 - DEC 2007
  • Developed & implemented office operations & procedures
  • Contract Management
  • Primary contact for contract customers
  • Controller for accounts payable, billing, payroll & scheduling
  • Ensured security of confidential data, including HIPPA compliance
  • New Hire recruitment 
  • Support sales & lead generation efforts
  • Responsible for developing, implementing & executing strategic marketing plans for 7 divisions throughout the United States as well as divisions in Germany & Sweden
  • Produce ideas & concepts for company / product branding, promotional compaigns & marketing communications
  • Distribution, tracking, replenishment as well as evaluate effectiveness of materials
  • Evaluate trends, assess new data from analytics
  • Maintaining brand management & corporate identity
  • Create proedures to ensure prodcuts are brand appropriate
  • Supervise project workflow, assign & monitor project deadlines & budgets
  • provide marketing support for company conferences, tradeshows and any other major event

Education

Associate Degree in Applied Science – Graphic & Website Design
Ohio Institute of Photography & Technology
2006 • GPA 3.9
 
Certificate in Business Administration & accounting
Upper Valley Joint Vocational School
1993
GENERAL STUDIES
Houston High School
1993

Volunteer / Other Activities

Wright Drama Club

2020 - Current
Provide assistance to play director on artwork for print materials like backdrop (large format), print materials, shirt designs, and also provided costume guidance (including locating fabric design & sewing assistance)

Animal Rescue

2006 - 2016
Rescue & foster hard to place dog breeds (large & giant) until permanent homes are found.  Provided vet care, nutrition, and relocation services / transportation throughout the United States.  Breeds included:  Great Dane (1), Golden Retriever (1), St Bernards (3), Great Pyrenees (2).  Other animals rehomed:  various cats and chinchillas. 

Xenia Area Community Theatre

2012 - 2014
Designed, printed and prepared Playbills

Other Activities

Animal Rescue • Bicycling • Home Improvement • Furniture Restoration • Traveling  • Sewing