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Ken R. | Elance
 
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Ken R.

Ad Banner Designer / Digital Illustrator
   United States
  |   Golden Valley, MN

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Overview

Art director and Senior Designer with a career spanning over a decade in the design industry. I've worked for Fortune 1000 companies and with small, locally owned businesses and nonprofits. In every environment I've displayed strong leadership and collaborative abilities from project conception to final execution. I'm driven to generate design work that surpasses client expectations, and have been recognized for increasing revenue and overall client satisfaction rates.

My goal is always to elevate the core aesthetic.

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Oct 4, 2013|Banner Ads|$750|Completed
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Portfolio

Graphic Design, Animated Banners, Print Design and Illustration samples.
Vector design and Flash animation.
http://tinyurl.com/k4fgmde
Digital Illustration / Logo Design for Ad Firm Weber Shandwick
Concept, Design and Animation.
http://tinyurl.com/krmus72
Concept, Photoshop design and layout.
Design and layouts for a variety of Condé Nast magazine print promotions.
Baseball character vector designs for MLB kids site.
Concept, vector design and Adobe Flash animation.
http://tinyurl.com/mnjsp7c
Designed multiple link Jump Page utilizing client assets and vector graphics.
http://tinyurl.com/k4jquen
Designed this series of 'team specific' ticket promotion banners.
Concept, vector design and Adobe Flash animation.
http://tinyurl.com/n8kx9by
Designed this 50th Anniversary Commemorative Poster for donation to the Robinson...

Skills (10)

Tested
Advertising
Illustration
Art Direction
Graphic Design
Logo Design
Adobe Photoshop
Typography
Adobe Creative Suite
Animation
Adobe Flash

Employment

Contractor
Freelance Designer
2012 - Present
Star Tribune
Interactive Art Director / Designer
2008 - 2012
Interactive Art Director, developed flash based advertising initiatives for startribune.com. Duties included some client presentations and design training. Sample Links: Delta...
FREELANCE AGENT
Designer
2004 - 2006
Provided design materials (print and interactive) in a freelance capacity for ad firms in the Minnesota area including Weber Shandwick in Bloomington, MN. Sample Links: Odwalla Vector...
CONDE NAST
Senior Designer
2003 - 2004
Senior Designer with creative services team responsible for graphic marketing promotions (print and animated) for magazines such as Vogue, Wired, Vanity Fair, Architectural Digest, The New Yorker...
AVON PRODUCTS, INC.
FREELANCE AGENT
2003 - 2003
Freelance status--designed graphics for fourteen large scale sign pillars (3' x 8' ) for a product and service convention in Florida. Signs featured various products and magazines/news weeklys in...
Luminant Worldwide
Art Director
1999 - 2001
Art Director responsible for design strategies and implementation for fortune 1000 client websites. Contributions included overseeing design staff, project planning and presentation, as well as
E-THE PEOPLE.COM
Co-Art Director
1998 - 1999
Co-Art Director of a small design team responsible for the visual identity of E-the people, the product and its promotion. Developed all branding, designed interactive website and print promotional...

Education

Philadelphia University of the Arts
BFA
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Design & Multimedia
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