Cheryl Hark | Elance
Last Sign-in: Mar 13, 2013

Cheryl Hark

Multi-talented hands-on print designer
   United States
  |   New York, NY


A graduate from New York University with a Master of Science in Digital Imaging and Design and a Certificate of Graphic Design, I also hold a Bachelor of Fine Arts Cum Laude from the University of Michigan. I have provided my creative services to prestigious organizations including The United Nations, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Ford Models and TimeOut NY magazine in New York City. I am a multi-talented designer with a strong work ethic and excellent organization skills while being an equally successful independent worker and team player. Nearing a decade of professional experience, I bring creativity, ingenuity and avidity to any client and project.

Notable clients include:
-United Nations Development Group
-Atlantic Records/Warner Music Group
-Marc by Marc Jacobs in partnership with Bloomingdale’s
-The Taproot Foundation: New Yorkers for Parks, Restaurant Opportunities Center United, The Shakespeare Society, Read Alliance.
Service Description
Graphic Design Services:
-Business Cards
-Corporate Identity and Branding
-Brochures and Pamphlets
-Annual Reports

Additional Services:
-Photo retouching and color correction
-Floorplan replication
New York University
Professional Certificate in Graphic Design
2006 - 2006
New York University
Master of Science in Digital Imaging and Design
2003 - 2005
University of Michigan
Bachelor of Fine Arts
1999 - 2002
New York University
Graphic Designer
2012 - Present
Design marketing and promotional materials for one of the nation's top ten law schools. Projects include custom event invitations, posters, programmes, e-signs, alumni magazine and website art selection. Collaborate with web development team as lead designer for new website with updated branding. Additional responsibilities include on-press checks, specification writing, quote analysis, illustration commission, photo direction, art research/purchase and light billing.
Stribling & Associates
Creative Director
2006 - 2012
Advise on current corporate rebranding while maintaining quality and identity control of marketing materials for luxury residential real estate brokerage firm. Design, coordinate printing and delivery of all marketing materials for multiple offices in Manhattan. In charge of corporate identity, management of a team of photographers and designers, and recruit and work with external agencies and vendors.
Alvanon, Inc
3D Modeler/Graphic Designer
2004 - 2006
Used state-of-the-art 3D modeling technology to develop customized dress forms for fashion designers at notable brands such as Liz Claiborne, Victoria’s Secret and Brooks Brothers. Designed print materials for marketing and corporate identity in addition to art direction on a new corporate website.
TimeOut NY
Photo Intern
2004 - 2004
Photographed for articles published in a weekly entertainment periodical and assisted Photo Editor in photoshoots. Coordinated casting calls, interviewed and photographed model candidates and conducted photo research. Photographs were also published in Time Out travel guides and Time Out Kids.
Ford Models
2003 - 2004
Scanned, retouched and color corrected photographs of high fashion models represented by nationwide Ford offices. Maintained online model portfolios and coordinate image trafficking.
Payment Terms
None specified
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