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Chad Eschman | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 4, 2015

Chad Eschman

Writer and Designer
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL
  |  9:34 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $45

I like to tell stories.

Most of my nights and weekends are spent doing this through playwriting, acting, and co-managing a theatre collective.

With years of experience in graphic design, production art, and marketing, I've learned to tell the stories of others—including yours.

I know how to maintain a company’s tone, style, and voice—and I enjoy forging new ones.

I want to work not just for you, but with you. I will listen to what makes you excited, what makes you concerned, and what makes you keep running.

So let's tell a story.

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Service Description

I've worked over a broad spectrum: a national b2b publication, a performing arts center, a corporate swag powerhouse, a huge international hospitality icon, universities, a dating consulting service, and a tiny startup of theatre-makers, for instance.

This variety has taught me how to be an extremely clear communicator in a wide range of situations, teams, and workflows.

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Employment

Hyatt
Production Artist
2014 - Present
Working under the Director of Video and Photography, I help to manage all new photography for our worldwide properties, for print and online usage. In addition to bringing all images into brand...
Northwestern University
Graduate Student Teacher
2013 - 2014
As an MFA student, I taught courses in Screenwriting to undergraduate students. Along with my teaching partners, I worked to design a unique curriculum, guide weekly lectures, viewings, and...
IDzyne
Graphic Designer
2009 - 2014
A wide range of duties, including the management of artwork portfolio, finding new contributing artists, creating new artwork, and running the heat press and materials for retail custom clothing...
Palo Alto Children's Theatre
Graphic Designer and Theatre Artist
2009 - 2014
Creation of new visual identity for the theatre, including new logo. I am responsible for all print marketing and artwork, website artwork and content management, and citywide eblast creation and...
Santa Clara University, Center of Performing Arts
Graphic Designer
2010 - 2011
Creation of print marketing materials for the 2010/2011 Season at the Center of Performing arts, including posters, postcards, and fliers.
Outdoor USA
Art Director
2009 - 2011
Responsible for all photo processing, page layout, advertising reception, marketing materials, and ID guidelines for B2B magazine Outdoor USA. I have worked here from the start of the publication,...
The Flying Logo Sisters
Production Artist
2008 - 2008
Hired as temporary, offered permanent position, but I declined to live abroad in London. Responsibilities included graphic design, product mock-ups, image processing, photography, content...

Education

Northwestern University
Master of Fine Arts
2011 - 2013
Santa Clara University
Bachelor of Arts - Theatre Arts with English Minor
2005 - 2008
West Valley College
Associate of Arts - English
2003 - 2005
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illustration
print
writing
branding
performing
editing
brochures
posters
typography
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