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Vu Nguyen

Lansing, MI, USA
517-802-8197
I am a Designer specializing in art direction, branding, graphic design and print design. I also have working knowledge of CGI and HTML + CSS. I also recently graduated from Michigan State University (Class of 2013) with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Advertising. I strive to make a difference in the world, one pixel at a time.
Experience
East Lansing, MI, USA
Apr 2011May 2013
Director of Advertising
* Oversaw all creative direction for the organization including branding and other materials.
* Responsible for creating and improving the Residence Hall Association Brand through print and digital.
* Designed promotional material for special events on Michigan State campus involving music artists, comedians, and guest speakers.
* Coordinated with Director of Public Relations to plan promotional material for events with a $25,000 budget.
Lansing, MI, USA
May 2011Aug 2011
Graphic Design Assistant
* Designed promotional material for local businesses and events.
* Worked with a team of 6 members to brainstorm and formulate branding strategies.
East Lansing, MI, USA
Apr 2010Jul 2013
Graphic Designer
* Designed various logos, fliers, posters, and websites.
* Maintained and administered department website.
* Coordinated the distribution of 20+ events and programs information in a calendar year.
* Edited for department newsletter, tasks involve interviewing, writing articles, and designing layouts.
Okemos, MI, USA
May 2010Aug 2010
Production's Intern
* Responsible for promoting events in the community, programs on HOM-TV and the station.
* Generated ideas for promotional campaigns.
* Produced short promotional spots and public service announcements.
* Assisted with public relations to coordinate new ideas.
Royal Oak, MI, USA
Aug 2013Present
Interactive Design Intern
Education
East Lansing, MI, USA
Sep 2009
Bachelor's in Advertising
Awards
May 2010
Designed their new Logo
Languages
 
English (Fluent), Vietnamese (Fluent)
Skills
 
After Effects, Cinema 4D, Dreamweaver, FL Studio, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Soundbooth
Additional Information
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/vu-nguyen/20/465/ba4
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Vu-Nguyen/169214836459479