Chris Atkins

Sr. Creative Designer

Austin, TX, USA
It is my personal goal to provide top quality creative direction with a good attitude and a smile. I specialize in integrated marketing campaigns that combine web, print and mobile elements into a unified brand experience. I do all the hands-on design work, and I also help brainstorm and develop compelling marketing strategies that motivate response.

Work Experience

Freelance

Graphic and Web Designer

Worked on various print, web and corporate identity projects for a wide variety of clients, providing consulting, campaign strategy, graphic design, web design, HTML + CSS development and WordPress integration
January 2007 - Austin, Texas, United States

Texas Tech University

Intern Graphic Designer

Conceptualization, design, and production of various advertising pieces for the department of Housing & Residence Life, including; posters, flyers, websites, logos, t-shirts, brochures, newspaper ads, and still television ads
January 2005 - May 2006 Lubbock, Texas, United States

Texas Tech University

Student Assistant

General clerical, customer service, reception, records retention, database creation and maintenance, assisting with training and development, graphic design, implementation of a 1400 volume resource library
September 2001 - December 2004 Lubbock, Texas, United States

QuantumDigital, Inc.

Sr. Creative Designer

Responsible for creative direction, graphic design, full advertising campaign development, print collateral, identity branding, user interface design, web design, mobile app design, large-format signage, market research, and brand management
June 2006 - Austin, Texas, United States

Education

Texas Tech University

Bachelor of Fine Art, Design Communications

GPA, 3.744 / Magna Cum Laude Recipient
Member of Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Societies

Related courses: Design Theory, Typography, Publication Design, Symbols, Visual Systems, Package Design, Type and Image, Online Media, Public and Social Service Design
September 2000 - December 2005 Lubbock, Texas, United States

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Drupal, HTML / CSS, WordPress,