Senior Art Director
My strengths, my passions, my pursuits: Art Direction, Creativity. Intuition. Excellence.
Brown + Partners: Senior Art Director, Dallas, TX July 2004 - June 2008
• Conceptualized and designed all catalogs for
Brown Syndicated and custom catalogs for
Independent National Jewelry retailers.
• Created and photo art directed Cookie Lee cover
designs and layouts for two consecutive years.
• Led the photo art direction for the deBoulle Jewelry’s ad campaign.
• Established the brand look and feel of The Centurion
Jewelers show guides.
• Designed numerous other high profile projects:
Brown Catalog model shoot & Brown calendar.
Freelance Art Director & Designer:
January 2002 - June 2004 World Trade Center, • Designed logos and branding. • Illustrations.
Saunders/Ream Marketing & Communications Group: Senior Art Director, Dallas, TX
March 1997 - Nov 2001
• Sole Art Director on the Tuesday Morning account. • Established the whole brand look.
• Designed all newspaper ads, postcards and 8-page, seven times a year.
• Facilitated photography studio and set-stylists.
• Designed other projects collaborating with my team.
• Indesign • Photoshop • Illustrator • proficient hand-skills: sketches & detailed illustrations.
• Adept at meeting and exceeding • Team player
• Strong eye for detail • Passionate creative professional
2008 Hermes Creative Awards
GOLD Orr’s, Sid Pott’s
HONORABLE MENTION Williams Jewelers 2008 Service Industry Advertising Awards (SIAA)
SILVER Northeastern, Brown+Partners
BRONZE Centurion 2008
MERIT Williams Jewelers
2007 Marcom Awards
PLATINUM Centurion 2007
PLATINUM I.W.Marks 2006
PLATINUM James and Williams
GOLD Brown+Partners 2007 Communicator Awards
AWARD OF DISTINCTION James and Williams
AWARD OF DISTINCTION I.W.Marks
AWARD OF DISTINCTION Centurion
AWARD OF DISTINCTION Brown+Partners 2007 Zephyr Awards Centurion
2007 Service Industry Advertising Awards (SIAA) BRONZE Centurion
February 2014 Jerusalem, Israel. With Global Celebration, took food to the widows & orphans, did art projects with children and visited wounded soldiers in hospital.
July 2010 Chiba, Japan. With Frontline Resources, volunteered at Asumigaoka Green Chapel Summer Program, worked with the children.
July 2008 St. Petersburg, Russia. With Orphan Outreach took care of the children and visited the Orphanages.
Natal Technikon, Durban, Natal, South Africa.
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