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Edwin M. O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 28, 2014

Edwin M. O.

Creative Catalyst
   United States
  |   Saint Louis, MO
  |  8:37 pm Local Time

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I'm a Graphic and Web designer freelancing from St, Louis Missouri with over 5 years of experience working in print, web and promotions. Think of me as a catalyst that turns your business problems into creative solutions.

My knowledge in Sociology and visual Psychology combined with constant improvement of visual and technical capabilities make me the ideal candidate. I was born and raised into a creative context coming from a family of hard-working printmakers and musicians.

My philosophy is 'creative praxis' a constant flux of powerful...

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Architectural and interior design competition awarding creative use of Vanceva colors.
http://www.worldofcolorawards.com
Architectural and interior design competition awarding creative use of Vanceva colors.
Print Ads presenting Selects, a super premium dog food targeted to passionate dog...
Print Ads presenting Selects, a super premium dog food targeted to passionate dog...
Print Ads presenting Selects, a super premium dog food targeted to passionate dog...
Concert poster for Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
http://music.memphis.edu
Brochure presenting Memphis and the Music School as a musical hub for incoming...
Brochure presenting Memphis and the Music School as a musical hub for incoming...
Event design materials for an earth day celebration in Shelby Farms Park, one of the...
http://www.thesparkmachine.com/shelbyfarms/
Event Design materials for a benefit chili competition for the National Kidney...
Marketing and design materials for St. Louis' top maid services.
http://www.ccmaidservice.com
Marketing and design materials for St. Louis' top maid services.
http://www.ccmaidservice.com
Information materials and application for high school students who are interested in...
Event Design materials for a benefit chili competition for the National Kidney...
http://www.nkfchilicookoff.org
Event Design materials for a benefit chili competition for the National Kidney...
http://www.nkfchilicookoff.org
wordpress site
http://www.emilyyellin.com
wordpress site
http://www.emilyyellin.com
http://www.vo2networx.com
http://www.vo2networx.com
http://www.thesparkmachine.com/stax

Skills (5)

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Adobe Flash
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign

Service Description

I offer the following services:

Brand Identity: A three step process (1) identify tone and social context for your prospective brand, explore with the client an audience and a goal i.e "I want an identity that reflects my company's passion for contemporary furniture." (2) Explore a diversity of visual possibilities constantly aware of the audience a communication goal. (3) finalize logo and other brand parameter, colors, typography correct and incorrect uses, etc.

Print Collateral Materials: Development of brochures, posters, postcards and other printed forms.

Brand Redesign: Redevelop an old identity for practical uses (i.e "I don't like that my logo doesn't read very well on black and white publications"), update to a more contemporary look. Vectorize a currently image based logo to allow multiple sizes and uses.

Web Design: Identify the communication needs of the client, have a clear objective of the website (to sell, inform, persuade or entretain). Wordpress and Joomla sites which clients can update themselves, or static websites using html, css and Java.

Flash Banners and Animations: Creation of Flash banners and ads, or any other interactive pieces.

Presentations: Develop a visually stunning presentation that complements the client's point effectively.

Social Media: Facebook event pages, foursquare specials, twitter promotions, Tumblr and Wordpress blogs.

Guerrilla Marketing: Cost effective, creatively avant garde solutions that help the client's idea stand...

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Employment

Combustion Design
Graphic Designer
2009 - 2010
Graphic Design for a premier Design Firm in Memphis, Responsibilities included concept and design of various print and web projects, flash animations, wordpress websites, and new business pitches.
JustMy.com
Web Designer
2008 - 2009
Web Design for small businesses, JustMy.com's logo and identity. Collaborated with several programers to bring web solutions to a variety of clients mainly in the wedding industry.
Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
Graphic Designer
2006 - 2008
Responsibilities included, developing designs and ideas for various promotional and marketing materias for the school. These included concert posters, informational brochures, web graphics,...

Education

University of Memphis
Bachelor of Fine Arts
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Keywords

design
social
creative
innovative
original
bilingual
graphic
art
concept
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