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Graphic designer at Valspar February 2009 - Present
Principal Designer | Owner, mypanda Designs October 2006 - Present One woman show specializing in brand development, package design, illustrations and just aboutanything creative you might need…
Senior Designer at StudioNorth September 2007 - December 2008 (1 year 4 months) A hybrid of a design firm and an agency that provides strategic marketing and creative brand communications in the education, healthcare, technology, and manufacturing industries. Lead designer for specific clients in both print and interactive mediums.
graphic designer at Sanford Brands January 2004 - September 2007 Responsible for the creative conception, development and execution of specific brands within a variety of communication vehicles. Recently, position refocused on the conceptualization, management, and execution of storewide promotions for Sanford and retailer products.
graphic designer at Rubbermaid 2003 - 2004 In-house creative team responsible for developing and maintaining the Rubbermaid brand for specific product lines, such as kitchen, food storage, bath and kitchen utensils across vehicles such as packaging, collateral and promotions.
Graphic Design intern at Spagnola & Associates September 2001 - December 2001 (three month internship) Small consultancy led by principal, Tony Spagnola. Primary focus on corporate identity, environmental and exhibit signage. Acted as a lead designer on most projects or as a team collaboration.
Graphic design intern at 1185 Design March 2001 - June 2001 (three month internship) Collaboration with large team designing corporate identity systems for technology companies in Silicon Valley. Project involvement ranged from individual or group collaboration from initial brainstorming sessions to final concepts.
Graphic design intern at Pentagram March 1999 - December 2000 (2-three month internships) Multi-disciplinary Design firm; dedicated to Michael Bierut and his team with a focus on corporateidentity, environmental signage and editorial design solutions. Responsible for individual projects with direct client interaction and working with the team on large projects and presentation.
Graphic design intern at Philips Electronics March 1998 - December 1999 (2-three month internships) In-house design consultancy firm responsible for Philips Electronics North America / Philips Magnavox across packaging, promotions, point-of-purchase and collateral.
University of Cincinnati - School of Design, Architecture, Art & Planning Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design, Cum Laude September 1997 - May 2002