Abe Shack

Graphic Designer

New York, NY, USA
Graphic Designer with experience in the design process including conceptualizing and implementation. Skilled in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver) and Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word).Proficient in project management and communication. Able to multi-task projects, detailed-oriented and time efficient.

Work Experience

WebMD

Web Designer

As a Web Designer at WebMD, a leading healthcare information brand, I work in the Creative Services group for the firm's global resource for healthcare professionals called, Medscape. I collaborate with an experienced team of web developers, editors, writers, and account managers to ensure the timely and quality creation of digital deliverables for our pharmaceutical clients.

My main responsibilities encompass designing, conceptualizing and incorporating edits for landing pages, emails, microsites, and web banners, for desktop & mobile platforms. Other duties include reviewing client-supplied digital assets for quality & content, as well as editing/prepping images for web use.
April 2017 - Present New York, New York, United States

MedCPU

Graphic Designer

As the lead Graphic Designer for a dynamic healthcare IT company, I created collaterals for both digital and print platforms. The VP of Marketing and I worked closely to determine design direction and plan out project implementation.

In my capacity, I was responsible for designing and producing all creative content which included: product informational sell sheets, web banner ads, brochures, print ads and PowerPoint presentations, as well as special digital projects. I've also been tasked to design the user interface (UI) of existing web pages and special landing pages, as well as the graphic user interface (GUI) of the product platform, in which I collaborated with product designers and software engineers.
November 2015 - February 2017 New York, United States

Freelance

Graphic Designer & Webmaster

As a freelancer I worked for clients big and small and in various capacities in a design role. The industries I've worked in include media, sports entertainment, consultancy, legal, retail, real estate and corporate travel. I was able to understand the design needs and standards for each client very quickly. I worked on digital, print and non-conventional platforms in a mostly marketing capacity. I also applied my HTML/CSS knowledge to several projects.

Major projects included conceptualizing a large logo fixture in the Headquarters for NBC Sports, branding and creating 360 digital/print campaigns for media events and designing marketing email’s for major retailers.
February 2013 - June 2016 New York, United States

Education

Parsons The New School For Design

AAS Graphic Design

January 2012 - May 2013 New York, New York, United States

Pace University

Masters Business Administration, Financial Management

August 2005 - May 2007 New York, New York, United States

Syracuse University

Bachelors of Science, Finance & Political Science

August 1999 - December 2003 Syracuse, New York, United States

Skills

Microsoft Excel, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word,