David James

Salesperson | Project Manager | Graphic Designer

Chehalis, WA, USA
I'm a broadly skilled creative. I love to learn new stuff and I'm always expanding my skills.

Work Experience

The Chronicle Printing

Salesperson

January 2015 - Present Centralia, Washington, United States

Independence Printing

Designer, Press Operator, Finisher, Shop Assistant

October 2014 - December 2015 Centralia, Washington, United States

Exhibits Northwest

Account Manager

2013 - 2014 Tukwila, Washington, United States

FREEMAN

Graphic Projects Coordiantor

• Designed graphics ranging from table tents to 150’ banners for face-to-face marketing events
• Managed design, production, and deployment of graphics for corporate conferences with 10,000+ attendees; and booths for shows like CES, NAB, SXSW and PAX with 100,000+ attendees
• Coordinated production, delivery, and quality control of graphics from multiple locations and vendors
• Protected clients’ brands by implementing and enforcing branding guidelines and ensuring consistency across communications
• Developed and learned processes as needed to assist Design Director
• Maintained budgeting documents for graphics
March 2007 - April 2013 Seattle, Washington, United States

Barokas Public Relations

Office Administrator

• Conducted daily online research, coverage tracking, and clip gathering to determine media coverage of clients
• Conducted research to locate unknown contact information
• Updated press clipping system to a digital system making clippings available to staff and clients electronically
• Worked extensively in Microsoft Excel to create contact sheets, coverage dashboards, and outlet lists
• Organized national campaign lists that contained hundreds of outlets by DMA
January 2005 - April 2006 Seattle, Washington, United States

Home Depot At-Home Services

2015 - 2015 Centralia, Washington, United States

Education

Washington State University

Communication (Advertising)

December 2004 Pullman, Washington, United States

Skills

Adobe InDesign, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, CSS, Graphic Design, HTML, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Prepress, Production Artist, Project Coordination, Project Managment, Web Design,