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John L. | Elance
 
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John L.

Brand Manager, Start-Up Advisor, Creative Director
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA
  |  9:57 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $135

**TOP 1% — BRAND IDENTITY & ADVERTISING**

I offer Brand Management, Start-up Advisement, and Creative Direction services. By hiring me, I will share with you my vast knowledge of Branding, Advertising, and Entrepreneurship, and apply it directly towards the success of your business.

You will receive real-world perspective and success driven feedback. In contrast to others who might sell you on what you want to hear— I promise to sell you on what you need to hear.

I spent the last decade creating Start-Ups, Designing and Art Directing in...

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Nov 28, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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Oct 16, 2015|Business Plans|Private|Completed
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Aug 25, 2015|Marketing & Sales Consulting|Private|Completed
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Aug 21, 2015|Brochures|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Here are some highlights from the website developed for ProTones. ProTones is a new...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/protones-web-development/
Visions 2000, Inc. deals with the real human relationships exhibited within the fabric...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/visions-2000-inc-logo-web-design/
Visions 2000, Inc. deals with the real human relationships exhibited within the fabric...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/visions-2000-inc-logo-web-design/
The Walls of Sparta is a working web business concept that has been in development of...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/the-walls-of-sparta-logo-and-identity/
Hampton Roads Testing hired me to produce fresh imagery for their international...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/hampton-roads-testing-web-design/
“Your Music Show” and ProTones Audio put on a festival for local bands and vendors to...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/metafest-2012/
SMART Wedding Registry is a new start-up created specifically for newly weds who would...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/smart-wedding-registry-logo-identity/
SMART Wedding Registry is a new start-up created specifically for newly weds who would...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/smart-wedding-registry-logo-identity/
A start-up blog dedicated to playing the big game of life. From life advice to...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/musings-of-a-hustler-logo-web-design/
A start-up blog dedicated to playing the big game of life. From life advice to...
http://www.ripemedia.me/portfolio/musings-of-a-hustler-logo-web-design/

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Advertising
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Logo Design
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Creative Direction
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Service Description

I offer the following services, both full and à la carte:
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1) Brand Management & Consulting:
- Review current branding approach through the entirety of your business
- Research direct competitors in your relative market.
- Determine missing links in your brand's aesthetic, and delivery.
- Precisely advise on changes, updates, and directions to pursue.

I will advise you in the best ways to push your brand to the professional level it needs to be— not only to compete, but to win.
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2) Start-Up Business Research & Advisement:
- Create a detailed Audit of your Start-Up's current Business Strategy.
- Research target demographics, advise on where and how to sell them.
- Find competitors, detail why they succeed, and how you can be better.
- Advise on how to hire and manage employees for beginning leaders.
- Insights to best understand your overhead, expenses, & income.

I will show you the fastest, most efficient path to success while advising you on the pitfalls that claim the average new business.
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3) Creative/Art Direction for Advertising & Marketing
- Meet with current marketing team to understand active goals
- Analysis of current advertising/marketing campaigns and direction
- Web Site, Storefront, and B2B point-of-sale perspective analysis.
- Direction for higher conversions...

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Employment

No Days Off, LLC
Co-Founder, Executive Project Manager
2014 - Present
Nobody Cares Go Harder [.com]
Co-Founder, Executive Creative Director
2014 - Present
www.nobodycaresgoharder.com
Ripe Media
Founder, Art Director, Account Executive
2010 - Present
www.ripemedia.me
Westmoreland [Homes] Corporation
Executive Art Director, Executive Sales Manager
2013 - 2015
Collins, Waters & Bridgman (Ad Agency)
Art Director, Graphic Designer, Photographer
2009 - 2011
Lumber Liquidators
Graphic Designer, Photography Director
2008 - 2009
Discovery [Network] Communications
Graphic Designer
2007 - 2007
VeriSign [Symantec]
Graphic Design Intern
2006 - 2007
Gutshot Poker LLC
Owner/Founder, Manager, Marketer
2005 - 2006

Education

Savannah College of Art & Design
Graphic Design, Advertising Design
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Branding
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consulting
marketing
advertising
start up
design
creative
director
art direction
advice
advisement
coach
sales
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