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Chantel Z. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 10, 2014

Chantel Z.

Creative, Strategic Design & Art Direction
   United States
  |   Astoria, NY
  |  3:41 am Local Time

Overview

I am a Art Director & Graphic Designer who loves to make logos. I have over 8 years of experience concepting and designing across multiple channels and categories such as branding, direct response, print collateral, online collateral, and advertising campaigns (please see www.chantelzapata.com). I love smart, strategic, successful thinking and I am comfortable managing projects as well as teams. I also show attention to detail and hold deadlines sacred.

I have worked on product launches and have experience on shoots domestically and...

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Portfolio

Logo Concept for Tigrent.
Logo for online antique store, The Old Marketplace.
Logo design for natural resource engineering and management company, Watershed Science...
Logo for Olympic Outdoorsman.
Logo created for the Pacific Handyman.
Logo for the French Culinary Institute's, Recreational Division.
Logo created for pet sitting service, Luv My Sitter.
Series Neutral Logo for the popular tween book series, The 39 Clues.
Logo for digital company, The Cloudminer.
Logo created for Madeology.
Note: You can see more work for this Client in its respective folder. Logo design...
Logo design for Arbor Partners Asia. Logo also exists in Chinese.
Note: You can see more work for this Client in its respective folder. Logo design...
Logo concept for Scholastic FACE, a program to bring books to low income and urban...
Note: You can see more work for this Client in its respective folder. Logo design...
Concept for UGI Logo, a Pennsylvania based utilities company.
Logo design for gaming company, Gamatoi.
Logo for Linden Apiary. Black & White as per clients request. Logo lives on labels...
Logo Design for the online store, Below the Boat.
Logo for the mobile & smart phone study app, Study Boost
Logo design for board game company, Timton Games.
Print Ad for the Amazon Kindle Launch Campaign. Done at Fly Communications 2007
Print Ad for the Amazon Kindle Launch Campaign. Done at Fly Communications 2007
Print Ad for the Amazon Kindle Launch Campaign. Done at Fly Communications 2007
Print Ad for the Amazon Kindle Launch Campaign. This ad ran in The New York Times....

Skills (13)

Tested
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Web Design
Advertising
Adobe Flash
English
Microsoft Word
HTML
Adobe Dreamweaver
Mac OSX Administration
Windows XP
Logo Design
Logo Design
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Service Description

I specialize in creative, strategic Graphic Design & Art Direction.

While I mostly focus on logo design with my Elance clients, I offer full design service from concept to final creative in multiple channels including branding, direct response, print collateral (print ads, billboards, posters, brochures, etc), online collateral (websites, banner ads, etc), and advertising campaigns.


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Employment

Fly Communications
Senior Art Director/Interim Creative Director
2005 - Present
* Concepted, created, handled and executed projects and multichannel campaigns consisting of various Print, Broadcast and Online Collateral. * Managed teams as a creative lead. * Gained...
New School University Housing, New School Univ.
Resident Advisor
2004 - 2005
Served as a resource, mentor and mediator for residents in University Dormitory.
Parsons Deans Office, Parsons School of Design
Student Worker-Office Assistant
2003 - 2005
Handled reception, filing, mailings, postings, mail distribution and maintenance of the Deans Office.
Parsons Exhibitions, Parsons School of Design
Exhibitions Tech
2001 - 2005
Executed show preparation, installation, openings, catering and mailings.
Sesame Workshop, Sesame Street Magazine
Graphic Design Intern
2004 - 2004
Worked on magazine layouts. Managed and archived images, files and documents.
Push Design
Intern
2000 - 2001
Worked on page layouts, comping, logo design and packaging for Chanel.

Education

Parsons School of Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts
2001 - 2005
High School of Art and Design
High School Diploma with Gold Seal & Regents
1997 - 2001

Keywords

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