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John Kennedy M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 3, 2015

John Kennedy M.

Clients Say "John just makes things better...”
   United States
  |   Norcross, GA

Overview

Past Clients, Team and Employer Overall Opinion -
“When it comes to the culture, the process, the team and final product...
John just makes things better.”
Results -
ADDY Awards (23), PICA Awards (15), AD Week Recognitions (30) - Authored/Engineered 60+ Standard Operating Procedures, 'Best Practices' Manuals and Company Models to optimize production, solidify culture and advance technology interaction – Directly enabled companies to set and/or surpassed target record production, savings, profits, industry performance and incentive team...

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Portfolio

Led as creative director for largest fashion retailer in the southeast. Supervised...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Led as creative director for largest fashion retailer in the southeast. Supervised...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Led as creative director for largest fashion retailer in the southeast. Supervised...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Creative Direction, Digital ROP, Layout and Brand Implementation -...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination - Georgia Outdoor Guide...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Athens GA Chamber of Commerce Magazine including directory and editorial. Interior...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Collateral Campaigns - Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination -...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination - Georgetown SC including...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination - Georgetown SC including...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination - Athens GA including maps,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination - Athens GA including maps,...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Collateral Campaigns - Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination -...
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Collateral Campaigns - Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination -...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Collateral Campaigns - Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination -...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Collateral Campaigns - Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination -...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Interior Creative, Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Director, Layout, Ad Designer and Digital Pagination - MPose Fashion Magazine...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Director, Layout, Ad Designer and Digital Pagination - MPose Fashion Magazine...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Director, Layout, Ad Designer and Digital Pagination - Gulf Breeze Magazine...
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Direction, Digital Animation, Layout and Conceptual Logo Treatments....
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Direction, Digital Animation, Layout and Conceptual Logo Treatments....
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Creative Direction, Digital Animation, Layout and Conceptual Logo Treatments....
http://yallmall.net/John%20Kennedy%20McCray%20Creative%20Multimedia%20Portfolio.html
Retail Art Direction - Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Retail Art Direction - Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg
Retail Art Direction - Layout, Ad Design and Digital Pagination
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FjOnuzeZMg

Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop
Illustrator
Acrobat
InDesign (MAC & PC)
Macromedia Suite: Dreamweaver
Flash
Fireworks
HTML
CSS (MAC & PC)
Microsoft Office Suite: Word

Service Description

TECHNICAL SKILLS -
* InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop skills, Strong HTML and CSS hand-coding experience - Flash - (High Level) Strong Applied Multi-Media (animation, video, audio) – Accomplished Digital Illustrator – Proven cross-platform Conceptual Campaign Designer
* Software/Hardware Extended List:
Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign on MAC and PC
Macromedia Suite – Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, HTML, CSS on MAC and PC
Microsoft Office Suite – Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.
Open Office Suite – All inclusive package on Linux and Windows Platforms
* Video Editing Packages - All inclusive package on Linux, MAC and Windows Platforms
* Audio Editing Packages - All inclusive package on Linux, MAC and Windows Platforms
* Animation Packages – Reallusion, Iclone, Voice Dubbing, 3D, 2D, Digital Illustration, etc.
* Digital Project Applications: Branding, marketing collateral, web and devices design, style guides and emulating an existing brands, evolving/advancing and/or conceptualizing new brands
* Media Experience: Web/interactive, Print Ads, Video, TV, Radio, Research, Analysis; ROI Assessment, Evaluation, Presentation and Alterations through Advanced Technology Applications

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Employment

2bfilms Productions
Owner/Creative Director
2001 - Present
2bfilms Productions was founded in 2001 by John Kennedy McCray and Monzell Dunlap as a collaborative creative initiative to advance, develop and promote independent films and screenplays that...
Great Southern Publishers, Inc.
Graphic Designer/Art Director
2005 - 2006
Served as a Graphic Designer/Art Director for the largest Chamber of Commerce/Visitor Guide Publisher in the southeast. Designed magazine formats, layouts and institution branding for several...
CONTRACTOR ASSIGNMENTS
Freelance Multi-Media Creative Director
2001 - 2004
PAST CLIENT LIST - Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Salvation Army, The League, Maafa International, Belk Brothers Inc, The Urban League, Nations Bank, Amnesty International, Comscope, Dana Corp, Tri...
The Baltimore Sun
Lead Digital Paginator
1999 - 2001
Served as a Lead Digital Pagination Expert for one of the nation’s leading publications. Was instrumental in establishing and implementing electronic procedures for Mac & PC operators. Managed a...
The Charlotte Observer
Digital Advertising Team Leader
1994 - 1999
Designed ads for Knight Ridder Publishing. Awarded EXCEL Awards for leadership and creativity. Elected from hundreds of candidates to serve on high profile company pilot AdTeam designing campaigns,...

Education

Professional Institute of Commercial Art
Associates
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