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Graphic Design
for
Print or Web

916.477.0497

Objective
Available to design, develop, program and optimize for the production of quality web, print and other visual solutions.


Qualifications
Experienced graphic designer, proficient in many graphics and web development applications. Strengths include optimizing graphic images for web display, planning and developing a web site from start to finish, and refining existing sites as necessary. Proven ability to manage projects independently or with others. Extensive experience with tables and table nesting using HTML coding.

Experience

Mimi Atkinson Hanson, Roseville, CA (2000 - present)
Freelance Web Developer/Designer

· Develop/design web site from start to finish
· Provide original art or work with existing design constraints
· Clean and update existing sites using HTML and JavaScript coding
· Banner ad animation
· Provide quality original digital imaging as needed

Nevada County Publishing/The Union Daily Newspaper, Grass Valley, CA (2002-2004)
Ad Production Graphic Designer

· Plan/design client advertising for local newspaper
· Meet daily deadlines and create spec art to stimulate customer interest
· Build Banner ad animations for www.theunion.com
· Explore and improve existing marketing strategies
· Provide original art or modify existing artwork

Babcock & Brown, San Francisco CA (1995 - 2000)
Web Developer/Designer (1998 - 2000)

· Participated in project development of Corporate Website and was responsible for continued updates
· Coordinated with outside designers as well as in-house developers
· Designed and maintained international office intranet using image maps, HTML, CSS, CGI, and JavaScript coding
· Provided original quality digital imaging as needed
· Animated, designed and created images optimized for web viewing using state of the art web development applications

Graphics Specialist/Production Associate (1995 - 1999)

· Created original logo designs and splash screens for new software applications
· Provided and revised graphic elements for corporate intranet
· Designed original graphic presentations for marketing materials
· Developed templates for presentations and design training manuals
· Provided in-house training and software troubleshooting
· Created original logo designs and recreated client logos for custom presentations
· Provided ad layouts and communicated with outside production vendors
· Streamlined graphic production to assure professional appearance and consistency
· Developed templates for production in 16 worldwide offices

Latitude 38 Publishing, Mill Valley CA
Graphics Production Staff (1992 - 1995)

· Designed and maintained ad layouts for monthly sailing magazine
· Managed entire production of classified advertising
· Created original artwork as needed for marketing and in-house promotion


Education

College of Marin , Kentfield CA - 1995 - Graduated with degree in Behavioral Science · Minor in Computer Information Systems
Santa Barbara City College , Santa Barbara CA - Computer Graphics

Training

Ciber, Inc. Course: Web Design Workshop (Dreamweaver and Fireworks), Certification, February 2000
New Horizons Computer Learning Center, Course: Advanced HTML, Certification, January 2000
Introduction to Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP) workshop, 2000


Related Skills

Proficient and experienced in Dreamweaver, Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Image Ready, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, Quark Express, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point, and HTML coding for web design and web functionality


Online Samples
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www.babcockbrown.com
team player - designer/developer
[FORMER CLIENT/not active]
www.converge.com
team player/graphic production
[FORMER CLIENT]
www.cosaracosme.com designer/developer www.discovergoldcountry.com
designer/developer/team player
[FORMER CLIENT/not active]
www.discoverworkshop.com
designer/developer
www.seaspiritretreat.com
site developer/host
www.misskittysings.com
designer/developer

[FORMER CLIENT/not active]
www.qpmg.com
opening animation
[FORMER CLIENT]
www.quovera.com
team player/graphic production
[FORMER CLIENT]
www.selectroofinspections.com
designer/developer/logo
www.summitroofing.org
designer/developer

www.mimihanson.com
a portfolio - designer/developer/photographer
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