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Quaifications: Sixteen years experience working as a graphic artist. Demonstrated expertise in Adobe Illustrator 10, and Photoshop 7 creating art elements for reproduction. Strong manual illustration and painting skills. Excellent grasp of file resolution and pre-press needs. Work History: The Print Gallery: 250 Potrero Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 831-425-1828 (03/93 to 10/05) Position: Graphic Designer & Production Manager. Create and modify all graphics for reproduction of T-Shirt designs, signage, yellow page ads, point of purchase displays, brochures, and many other types of projects. Interact with outside graphic artists and service bureaus. Create color separations for all projects, including film output. Sterling Sportswear: 1486 Gladding Court, Milpitas CA. 408-383-9000 (1990-1993) Position: Production Manager. Supervised 30 to 40 production workers. Implement Safety and Wellness Program. Hazardous Materials Management. Ensure OSHA compliance. Coordinate with sales and art departments. Large volume automated screenprinting shop with national distribution through major retail chains. One of the top 100 shops in the nation. The Westin Kauai Resort Hotel: Lihue Kauai, HI 808-245-5050 (1987-1990) Position: Art Conservator and Union Chairman for Hotel Property (1,800 members). Perform all repair, maintenance and conservation duties for a 2.5 million dollar multicultural art collection. Interact with Conservation Societies and Museums for support. Preside over Union (ILWU) meetings, attended by 24 division stewards. Attend grievance meetings with Hotel Management and Business Agents. Participate in Contract Negotiations. Systems Management & Consulting Institute (SMCI), 2344 Porter Street, Soquel CA 408-662-0566 (1983-1987) Position: Marketing Communications Coordinator. Assist in the development of marketing packages for retail chains. Created full color scale architectural renderings from designer specs and blueprints. Worked with print and sign shops on the design and production of all related graphics. Coordinate and plan for regional trade shows. Items of Interest: Book Design and Project Management: "Count Your Blessings" Autobiography of Vic Bogard, including many photographs, page layout, and cover design. Book Design and Project Management: "Canary for the Earth" published by the Nicaragua Network as an environmental educational primer. Freelance work for Johnathan Peck Typographers. 1992-93. Manual page make-up for College Textbooks. Paste up and insertion of visual elements on film. Art Editor of High School Newspaper and Yearbook. Top of the class in college fine arts and digital media classes. • References available upon request.
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