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Marilyn U. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 12, 2014

Marilyn U.

Whatever it takes.
   United States
  |   Highland, MI
  |  12:31 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $49

As CEO of Urban Advertising Inc., Marilyn creates effective and award-winning advertising for direct clients as well as advertising agencies. She is known for her creative vision and stylized sense of design developed over 25 years in the advertising industry. Working in globally acclaimed creative groups at WB Doner, Brogan Kabot, and Yaffe & Co, she formed her own freelance agency in 1996. Her extensive background in all components of advertising, marketing and brand-building campaigns distinguishes her work in the industry. Her selective...

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Portfolio

Concept, design and write direct mail postcard promoting Munder fund focused on the...
Wrote clever headline on front of brochure. Created sticky note to identify supply...
Designed brochure and direct mail postcards promoting office outfitting services....
Created attention-getting cover by manipulating imagery to convey the warming and...
Designed sales brochure promoting CAM Benefit Plan for the construction industry....
Design high-end sales brochure promoting a financial firm tha specializes in managing...
Design and illustrate a brochure for a start-up skincare company. Client had very...
Create, design and illustrate poster informing public of new law in Michigan.
Designed and produced the poster in 24 hours addressing the immediate needs of the mall...
Write and design poster promoting category stores in mall.
Write and design poster promoting category stores in mall.
Develop brand look for campaign materials promoting fund raising initiative for the...
Design an attention-getting poster for HD Studios promoting their expertise in HD...
Created concept for ad. Wrote headline promoting the variety of stores and restaurants...
Concept, writing, design, illustration and production of ad featuring co-op promotion...
Design, layout and produce print ad promoting recruitment firm.
Concept, write and design ad promoting the benefits of producing work at HD Studios to...
Concept, design, illustration of spoof comic book ad highlighting HD Studios logo...
Design delightful ad promoting bridal package at Comfort Inn. Ad utilizes corporate...
Design and illustrate identity for women's wellness center.
Designed attention-getting visual and hired illustrator to execute writer's vision. The...
Designed direct mail piece to preferred customers for a furniture retailer.
Design and produce direct mail piece for Munder Funds.

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Employment

Yaffe & Company
Associate Creative Director
1991 - 1996
Generate creative concepts and execute solutions through art direction, writing, and production of print and broadcast while meeting demanding requirements and fast turnaround. Determine strategy...
Brogan Kabot
Sr Art Director
1985 - 1988
Strategize, conceptualize, art direct and write print, direct mail, POS and broadcast advertising. Contribute to the acquisition of new business.
WB Doner
Art Director
1982 - 1985
Conceptualize, art direct, write and produce effective advertising for retail and consumer clients while maintaining high creative and production values.

Education

College for Creative Studies
BFA Graphic Communications
1976 - 1980
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graphic design
design
print
broadcast
art direction
writing
creative direction
project management
production
logo design
writing
concept
advertising
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