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Kate O. | Elance
 
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Kate O.

Art Director & Graphic Designer
   United States
  |   Venice, CA
  |  2:12 pm Local Time

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Overview

I am a widely versed Graphic Designer and Art Director, with a very strong passion for design and interactive trends to keep myself, my team and our projects current and successful. I have also had success in implementation and continual use of online file-share and project management systems such as Basecamp, Jing and Evernote to streamline my teamís design process from start to finish. I have a proven understanding of the importance Social Networking tools such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Vimeo and Google + to promote business, and have...

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Nov 26, 2012|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

wordpress based
http://hypemusic.com
wordpress based
http://hypemusic.com
UX, Design and Wordpress Code
http://osunaart.com
html5, css based
coding and design
iPad App UX and Design
iPad App UX and Design
UX and Design
UX and Design
Web App UX and Design

Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Test
My Score
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Adobe Illustrator
Web Design
Principles of Web Graphics Design Test
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Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe InDesign
Mac OSX Administration
CSS
Social Media Marketing
Time Management
English

Service Description

Expert in Adobe CS5 indluding Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, & Lightroom. Experience in After Effects, Flash, Fireworks, Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro, Freehand & Quark XPress. Proficient in Quicktime Pro, Microsoft Office Studio, Windows and Apple OSX. Working knowledge of HTML, PHP and CSS.
An excellent collection of developers to complete any interactive project in any code language.
Experience in Photography working with a Canon 5D Mark II and Canon 550D.
Extensive knowledge and experience in art direction, team leading, music marketing, interactive design including websites, iPad apps and destop apps, promotional product and packaging design, including work with dielines and custom build products, design for aparel, international exhibition and trade show design, prepress, silk screen and print production.
A proven understanding of the importance Social Networking tools such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Vimeo and Google + to promote business, and have done extensive work designing elements to create successful company pages. Experienced in implimentation and continued use of online fileshare and project management programs such as Basecamp, Jing, Evernote to streamline the design process from start to finish. As well as a very strong passion for design and interactive trends to keep myself and my team current and successful.

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Employment

EXTREME MUSIC/SONY ATV
Acting Art Director
2009 - 2011
Responsible for project deadlines, approval of all graphics, concepting on all new projects, hiring of new full-time designers and outsourced artists, as well as answering for their productivity,...
JAKKS PACIFIC
Senior Graphic Designer
2009 - 2009
Packaging design including structure, die lines, logo development, line-look graphics, product placement for final production for brands including Disney Fairies, Nickelodeonís Club Penguin, Taylor...
MGA ENTERTAINMENT
Senior Graphic Designer
2007 - 2008
Project Management and design of 28,000 square foot retail showrooms in Los Angeles and Hong Kong, including conception, floor plans, color schemes, graphics, product placement and flow, print...
HOLSTER RECORDS
Senior Graphic Designer
2004 - 2006
Developed the Holster company visual identity, collateral and web site / Design and art direction of identity, CD packaging, web sites, promotional materials, and merchandise of signed artists and...

Education

Corcoran College of Art + Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design
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Keywords

graphic design
branding
web design
interactive
promotional materials
website development
UX
Information Architecture
art direction
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