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Amy Harvey

Freelance Designer/Owner at ahDesign, LLC

Cincinnati, OH, USA
Work Experience
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Jan 2008Present
Freelance Graphic Designer/Owner
Responsible for the daily operations of the design firm from the workflow to the clerical aspect of running a business. Duties as a designer include meeting current client demands as well as seeking new clients to expand ahDesign’s portfolio. Current design work includes designing print publications from catalogs to ads, designing large-scale trade show graphics, signage, email blasts, ad templates for local wholesaler, writing and editing content, overseeing print production, developing and maintaining client’s photo archive.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Sep 2005Jan 2008
Advertising Manager
Responsible for providing print, radio and television advertising for tri-state independent grocers, coordinating on-site events, developing advertising campaigns from concept and design to inception, designing and overseeing production of in-store signage, flyers and ROPS, coordination of media purchasing, management of production for commercial spots, coordinating distribution of point of purchase materials to 95 stores and the comprehensive promotion of the IGA brand.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Jan 2005Mar 2005
Graphic Design Co-op
Responsible for designing ads, developing identity and collateral for web client, designing package concepts for grocery client, creating logo concepts, designing a menu, typesetting booklets, comping mock-ups for presentations and coordinating with printer and post-office on unique business reply mail.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Jan 2004Sep 2004
Graphic Design Co-op
Responsible for developing image strategy for existing and new clients, designing proposals for prospective clients, implementing French translated collateral for hospitality client and developing and organizing photo archive.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Jun 2002Jun 2003
Graphic Design Co-op
Responsible for designing brochures, booklets, invitations and other materials that circulate throughout the hospital, comping mock-ups for presentations, overlooking photoshoots, implementing photo and job archive and training others.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Sep 2000Jun 2005
BS Graphic Design
Participation in Professional Practice Program, alternating quarters of classroom study with work in graphic design.
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Sep 1998Sep 2000
Focusing on Academic electives
Attended the evening college while working full-time focusing on electives for the Graphic Design program at DAAP.
Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Quark Xpress