Adam Lazar

Evanston, IL, USA

Work Experience

CJE SeniorLife

Senior Graphic Designer

April 2015 - Present Chicago, Illinois, United States

Lazar's Juvenile Furniture

Graphic Designer

Create corporate identity, design and maintain web site, promote company through social media, email, direct mail, print ads, create customer experience through showroom display & in-store signage, develop and maintain employee sales tools
January 2005 - April 2015 Lincolnwood, Illinois, United States

North American Company For Life And Health Insurance

Graphic Designer

Developed and maintained corporate identity, created trade ads, posters, trade show booths, wearables, hired and directed photographer and developed stock photography library, conducted press checks
April 2001 - January 2005 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Capstone Press

Graphic Designer

Created the LifeMatters brand through book cover and book interior design, package & poster design, hired and directed photographers and production assistants, developed stock photography library
December 1998 - April 2001 Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States

Buzz Co

Graphic Designer

Graphic design and production projects for clients of Buzz Co, a creative talent placement firm
May 1998 - September 1998 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Crate & Barrel

Design Trainee

Created customer experience and maintained corporate image through in-store displays
August 1997 - December 1998 Chicago, Illinois, United States

J Halcomb Associates Advertising

Intern

Created large and small format ads for automobile dealerships within a short timeline
May 1995 - September 1995 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Sayles Graphic Design

Intern

Managed client projects, coordinated design competition entries, maintained & developed client mailing list, coordinated employee retreats
September 1991 - February 1994 Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Education

Ray College Of Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Visual Communications

June 1995 - June 1997 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Drake University

Bachelor of Arts, Journalism and Mass Communications

August 1991 - May 1993 Des Moines, Iowa, United States