Professional & Community Experience + Accomplishments
Graphic Design Coordinator
Manages own customer database and projects
Provides pro bono marketing services to non-profit organizations
Coordinates print production and designs marketing collaterals for businesses and non-profits
Director of Advertising (community experience)
Client Services Coordinator
Helped produce three proposals, which secured Multigraphics’ $500,000 bid for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games
Acted as lead liaison and project manager, overseeing all aspects of print production, installation, and removal of prints for 22 competition and non-competition Olympic venues
Coordinated print projects for other major accounts including The Bay and Telus
Improved production work order format and workflow to reduce errors and increase efficiency
Ensured all prints were produced, delivered, and installed on time and on budget
Associate Liaison Chair (Board Member – community experience)
Wrote for the society’s official blog and website
Liaised with other organizations to co-organize social and networking events
Junior Communication Designer
Developed identities and brand concepts under the supervision of a senior designer
Produced IABC BC’s 2009 Member Directory using interactive PDFs
Communications and Education Director for sustainAB!LITY festival (community experience)
Created and executed overall marketing plan
Secured $5,000 in sponsorship funding for the first annual sustainAB!LITY festival.
Consulted with a team of festival organizers to develop and implement the Sustainable SFU brand
Provided design support to Central 1 and other credit unions
Updated web content on peoplebeforeprofits.ca using a custom-made content management system
Liaised with top management of 51+ credit unions to coordinate a BC-wide guerrilla marketing campaign
Publication Design and Web Support
Managed and solicited information for CMHA’s inventory database of over 4500 services from 540 agencies.
Researched and wrote articles in plain language for Visions, BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions’ magazine.
Coordinated the distribution of Visions to local libraries and related organizations as well as CMHA members.
Event Organizer & Sponsorship Manager (community experience)
Co-ordinated professional development events and assisted with the promotion
Developed sponsors reference document for internal use and maintained sponsors tracking log
Bachelor of Arts in Communications Studies
University Transfer of Arts Program
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC)
Project Management Institute (PMI)
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