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Joseph Shields

Senior Graphic Designer

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Uniquely talented graphic designer, with more than 5 years of experience designing top-quality projects for clients ranging from pharmaceutical corporations and financial services companies to magazines and art museums. Exceptional communicator and facilitator, with proven success in collaborating with clients, creative teams, and outside vendors. Continuously exceed clients' requirements and objectives utilizing original creative concepts, expert technical skills, and meticulous product design. Specialize in developing a wide array of marketing collateral including graphic design, printed materials, logos, signage, 3-D packaging, booklets, magazines, and much more.

Work Experience

ShareThis

Senior Graphic Designer

Rebranding Marketing, UX/UI Web and Product Design

• Designing Postcards, Posters, Invites, Ads & CDs for Marketing and Tradeshow Conferences
• Working with Research and Development to create and release monthly data infographics.
• Reformatting Sell Sheets, Forms & Intranet to meet ShareThis Standards
• Designing Folios for the Sales Team for Product Launches
• Reformating Corporate and Sales PowerPoint presentations
• Retouching Images to Match New Logos while keeping Corporate Standards using Photoshop
• Reformatting HR Documents to meet ShareThis Corporate Standards
• Work Closely with Printers & Translators to Request Quotes & meet Tight Deadlines
• Art Direction of infographics and study's to meet Corporate Standards
• Creating Interactive PDFs while keeping the Brand
• Designing Reimbursement Guides & Catalogs
• Creating Dynamic Layouts for Comparison Charts & PowerPoint Presentations
• Layout & Coding for E-blasts & Landing Pages
• Designing Newsletters, Letterheads and Envelopes while keeping Brand Identity

April 2012 - Present New York, United States

Joseph Shields

Freelance Designer

Logo, print, web design and branding for start-up companies: The Rosa, Fjallraven, Quartzy, DirtDays, Talent Tech Labs, Bidtellect.

January 2011 New York, United States

Talent Tech Labs

Freelance Art Director

Develop branding and presentations using Illustrator, Photoshop and Powerpoint. Manage and oversee all facets of design, art production, print production, and budget. Interface with clients regarding design direction and corrections. Coordinate multiple projects at any given time. Collaborate with editors, writers, photographers, and vendors. Develop new business.

March 2015 - Present New York, United States

Krossover

Junior Graphic Designer

Responsible for establishing the art production pipeline and enforcing the process throughout the project cycle. Met with creative director, copywriters, project managers and/or production department heads to discuss client requirements and presentation concepts. Formulated concepts and executed layout designs for artwork and copy to be presented through visual media like web banners, magazines, books, email, posters, packaging and presentations.


May 2013 - August 2013 New York, United States

Education

Hartwick College

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Digital Arts

September 2009 - Present Oneonta, New York, United States

Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, Art Director, Branding, Flash, Indesign, Print, UI, Ux, Web Design,