Christopher Perry

Art Director, Graphic Designer, Illustrator

South Bend, IN, USA

Work Experience

WSBT-TV22

Art Director

My responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating graphics for eight daily newscasts, that use in-monitor story graphics, over-the-shoulder story graphics, full screen information graphics and news segment intro graphics. I am also responsible for designing print advertising for newspaper, event publications and outdoor billboards. In addition, I design business-to-business collateral, website
advertising, both animated and single frame for promotional, internal and outside clients. I am closely involved in maintaining the station brand. I have set a high standard of quality for the overall look of WSBT that extend across multiple media
platforms. I have kept the on-air, print and internet content for the station, fresh and contemporary, while always staying current with new trends and ideas. WSBT-TV22 is the top-rated and top-revenue station in the market that has eighteen television stations.
September 1989 - Mishawaka, Indiana, United States

Sheffer Advertising

Graphic Designer/Studio Artist

I was responsible for working on business-to-business collateral including sales and equipment brochures and catalogs for Toro International, Europe, Wheel Horse International, Europe and a number of local and national clients.
April 1989 - September 1989 South Bend, Indiana, United States

Freelance

Graphic Designer/Illustrator

I worked for several freelance clients before and after college, creating logos, brochures, posters and other business-to-business collateral for the CITY OF SOUTH BEND, ST. JOSEPH COUNTY INDIANA, SEYFERTH AND ASSOCIATES and EDWARD LOWE INDUSTRIES. My illustration work has appeared in numerous publications, ads and websites that includes work for METRO CREATIVE GRAPHICS, out of New York, GETTY IMAGES, CLUBHOUSE JR. MAGAZINE,
DYNAMIC GRAPHICS, INC., PARAMOUNT CARDS and FISHER-PRICE to name a few companies.
September 1987 - United States

Education

Kendall College Of Art And Design

Graphic Design/Advertising

AREAS OF STUDY:
First year studies included: Basic Design Theories, Art and Drawing Techniques,
Art History and Color Theory. Major areas of study were: Graphic Design, Computer Generated Design, Print Design, Advertising Design, Pre-Press Processes, Color Application, Logo Design, Typography and Lettering, Broadcast Design, Illustration Techniques, Public Speaking, Marketing, Project and Time
Management and Writing Composition.
September 1983 - December 1988 Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States