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Susan O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 25, 2013

Susan O.

Award Winning Graphic Designer
   United States
  |   Reisterstown, MD

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $65

Creative and versatile graphic designer with extensive experience in marketing and print design. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; energetic with excellent written and verbal communication abilities. Inventive creator of innovative marketing campaigns; enjoys performing in deadline-driven environments.

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Portfolio

Created to be distributed via Constant Contact and other email systems; created using...
Sales conference promotional materials created in InDesign; images manipulated in...

Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe Fireworks
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
FrontPage 2000
Camtasia
Quark Xpress
Business Writing
English Proofreading
Microsoft Word

Service Description

In addition to a masters degree in publication design, I possess over 15 years of experience in graphic and publication design in both a corporate and freelance environment. I am the recipient of multiple design awards from the Public Relations Society of America, Maryland Chapter, and the Insurance and Financial Communicators Association.

I have developed print materials for successful marketing campaigns, sales conferences, training, and many other print campaigns. I have worked closely with web developers to create web sites and portals suitable to a variety of users, including end customers, sales agents, and employees.

In addition, I have a great deal of experience developing fillable forms, presentations, large signage and advertising, special packaging, and much more.

I am proficient in most design software packages in both Mac and PC environments, including Adobe Creative Suite 4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, etc.), Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word), Quark Xpress.


Specific creative experience in the following:
Print:
Brochures, Newsletters, Logos, Stationery, Direct Mail,
Advertising, Posters

Photography:
Retouching, Creative Rendering

Illustration:
Technical Drawing, Creative Typographic Treatment

Multimedia:
Web site Design, CD/DVD Cover Design, Constant Contact Design and Distribution

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Education

University of Baltimore
Master of Arts, Publication Design
1997 - 2001
Winthrop University
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
1985 - 1989

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experienced
degree
print
illustration
photoshop
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