Kelsey Todd

Lead Graphic Designer

Seattle, WA, USA
"It is better to fail at originality than succeed at imitation." Herman Melville

Work Experience

RAM Mounts

Lead Graphic Designer

Lead a team of 3 designers. In charge of all print design; packaging, trade show collateral, catalogs, advertisements, brochures, logos, corporate branding, and typography.
November 2016 - Present Seattle, Washington, United States

RAM Mounts

Graphic Designer

July 2015 - November 2016 Seattle, Washington, United States

Fortune Products Inc.

Graphic Designer

Over the past four years, I have helped to establish our reputation in the lighted décor industry by creating fresh and innovative marketing materials, by updating our web presence to include a modern, responsive website, and by shepherding in an era of customer engagement via social media channels--an area where our company had little to no presence before.

Experience: Packaging, advertisements, marketing materials, logos and corporate identity, trade show materials, web and multimedia graphics, catalogs, client presentations, photo retouching, photo shoot management, & preparing files for print.

Software: Adobe Creative Suite 5 for Mac & PC--including web and print design programs; Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Premiere, After Effects, and Microsoft Office. Wordpress install & customization, HTML, CSS, Javascript
August 2011 - July 2015 Washington, United States

Royal Media Group

Graphic Design Internship

Designed magazines, postcards, media kits, and flash ads. Gained real-world design insight and experience. I continue to work for Royal Media Group on a freelance basis, mainly doing video editing and media kit designing.
June 2011 - August 2011 Seattle, Washington, United States

ITT Technical Institute

Tutor

Tutored 500 + students in the Adobe Creative Suite. Designed all campus-based print & digital media.
May 2009 - May 2011 Everett, Washington, United States

Education

ITT Technical Institute

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S, Design and Visual Communications, General)

Worked as federal work-study on campus which allowed me to mentor & tutor my fellow students. Graduated top of my class.
May 2009 - May 2011 Everett, Washington, United States

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Ads, Advertisements, Cataogs, CSS, HTML, Marketing Materials, Packaging, Photo Manipulation, Photography, Posters,