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Heidi R. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 26, 2015

Heidi R.

Experienced Design Professional
   United States
  |   Fairmount, IL

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I am an award-winning experienced senior graphic designer that will work very efficiently and creatively to help you achieve your goals. I have over 15 years of experience in Graphic Design/Creative Direction working with clients such as Pepsi, Nike, Procter & Gamble, Chicago Bulls, Riverscape Homes, University of Illinois, and much more. Please look at my website:HeidiRiversDesign.com. Thanks!!

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Service Description

Professional graphic designer experienced with:

Brand Strategy
Marketing
Advertising
Corporate Identity
Book Design
Logo Design
Packaging
Print Collateral
Corporate Communication
Point-of-purchase displays
Promotional Displays
Environmental Graphics
Electronic Mail/HTML
Web Graphics
WebTools Skins



Professional Skills:

Creative direction
Photo shoot direction
Print/Vendor price bidding/tracking
High attention to detail
Managing multiple, concurrent projects
Extremely deadline oriented
Strong problem-solving skills


Sampling of published book cover and/or interior layout designs:
Marv Levy: Where Else Would You Rather Be?
Monica Brant, Secrets to Staying Fit and Loving Life
Carousel of Caring: The Carousel Horses of Champaign County, Illinois
Lou Gorman: One Pitch from Glory
Danny Wuerffel: Tales from the Gator Swamp
Florida Saturdays at the Swamp
Albert the Great: The Albert Pujols Story
Richie Ashburn RememberedLegends of Maryland Basketball
Tales from the Baltimore Ravens Sideline
True Blue: A Tribute to Mike Krzyzewski's Career at Duke
Steve McMichael's Tales from the Chicago Bears Sideline


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Employment

Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning
Senior Graphic Designer
2015 - Present
University of Illinois Athletics
Senior Graphic Designer
2006 - 2015
Design and conceptualize a wide variety of print, email and web design needs for the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics staff, including coaches, administration and departmental heads. Maintain...
Sports Publishing
Graphic Designer
2003 - 2006
Designed book covers, interior layouts and book templates. Spent time daily on photo edits and color correction. Maintained a high level of detail and accuracy. This position demanded...
Blue Chip Marketing WorldWide
Graphic Designer
2000 - 2003
Responsible for the design of many print projects from creation to completion, for clients such as Pepsi, Schick, Procter & Gamble, OnCor foods, and Pfizer. Duties included concept development,...

Education

University of Illinois
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
1995 - 2000
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