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Senior Graphic Designer, Allied Telesis, 6/2004 - Present


Responsible for art directing and managing brand identity and outbound marketing communications (design, look and feel) for a global high tech networking manufacturer.

Art direct, design and manage the production of catalogs, brochures, ads, banners, trade show graphics, direct mail, newsletters, technical documents, presentations and various other documents.

Design, prototype and spec websites, web pages, micro sites, email templates and other online resources.

Illustrate icons, logos and graphics for use in print and digital applications.

Direct photo shoots on- and off-site, perform post-production photo editing and color correction.

Design and manage design standards and templates working with departments throughout the organization worldwide.

Manage and mentor junior level designers and contractors. Encourage teamwork, creativity, project management and professional growth amongst design team while ensuring design goals and standards are met.

Allied Telesis Career Achievements

Created and managed systems which enabled global marcoms to track jobs, as well as access and share design files resulting in consistent branding and cost savings.

Redesigned high traffic, multi-lingual global corporate website; traffic to the site grew by 15% within the first quarter of new site launch.

Designed, implemented and managed new ATI design standards and templates in 2005 as a successful effort to re-brand and reintroduce the ATI brand worldwide.

Redesigned the Allied Telesis icon library, thus streamlining network diagram creation and becoming a key part of the Allied Telesis brand.


Web & Multimedia Designer, Leviton Voice & Data, 10/2000 - 6/2004


Responsible for online and digital presence for international telecom device manufacturer.

Designed and managed content for website and multimedia application. Designed DVDs, CD-based stand-alone applications, PowerPoints, websites, web-based applications and training animations.

Performed site maintenance updates and launches for external and internal websites.

Assessed and directed website navigation, serving as usability expert, anticipating customer needs, predicting patterns of use and analyzing site web trends.

Collaborated with IT dept. regarding website usage, database construction and content organization. Working knowledge of HTML, DHTML, CSS, CSS2.

Designed and preflighted catalogs, instruction sheets, sell sheets, manuals, brochures, forms, direct mail, packaging and other materials for marketing and sales support



Graphic Designer, Leviton Telcom, 9/1998 - 10/2000



Created logos, illustrations, technical diagrams and silkscreen artwork for programs, product marketing materials, and instructions.

Designed catalogs, instructions, flyers, manuals, brochures, direct mail, retail and generic packaging, point of purchase (POP) displays and merchandising artworks.

Created logos, illustrations, technical diagrams and silkscreen artwork for programs, product marketing materials, and instruction sheets using Freehand and Illustrator.

Worked within a team environment, serving as Marcom liaison with the companies various departments external customers and vendors.


Image Ready
Microsoft Office


Graphic & Web Designer, All-Star Sports, 8/1997 - 5/1998



Art directed and designed magazine/newspaper ads, credit card inserts for various national banks, postcards, sales sheets, flyers, business stationary and forms.

Managed external service contracts, working closely with printers and service bureaus.


Lake Washington Technical College
Graphic Design Certification





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Life Drawing, Basic Drawing
Thunderlizard Web Design Conferences
Ivey Web Focus Training

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