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Sara Toftegaard

Designer

Sarasota, FL, USA
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Very dedicated and organized in every aspect of what I am assigned to do.
Experience
Saint Petersburg, FL, USA
Jan 2014Present
Tampa, FL, USA
Feb 2013Dec 2013
Product Designer
Venice, FL, USA
May 2012Dec 2012
Web design Intern
Worked closely with the senior designer on the Tervis website. Created textile patterns for customized wraps. Designed email blasts & icons, compiled seasonal photos for the web and worked mainly in photoshop and dreamweaver.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Aug 2011Apr 2012
Graphic Design Intern
Organizing spreads with images and text. Creating logos, invites and banners for specific events and designing ads for local businesses around Sarasota.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Jan 2012Apr 2012
Microsoft
User Interface designer
Class collaboration project for a semester, working with Microsoft. Coming up with new ideas and design elements for a game. In my group of 4 classmates, I designed the user interface app compatible with all smart phones and a feature for the internet browser. (all our ideas were taken into consideration)
Spring Hill, FL, USA
May 2009
Multiple Clients
Graphic designer: Freelance work for different clients
I have had experience working with clients such as Nature Coast Urology (created their website, business card and flyers), a cabinetry company (helping set up icons for the website plan) and a tennis scholarship website in memory of Simon Toftegaard.

Nature Coast Urology website: http://naturecoasturology.com/
Simon Toftegaard scholarship website: http://simontoftegaard.org/
Santa Rosa, CA, USA
May 2010Jun 2010
Event co-chair, social media and design intern
Designed and organized a Cancer Renewal Event. Responsible for designing the program, flyers, social media and coordinated the silent auction and organized the event.
Florida, California
Jan 2009Apr 2011
Industrial & Graphic Design
Along with designing beer taps and fountains, I design email promotions, tap slips, and other promotion layouts.
Education
Sarasota, FL, USA
Aug 2008May 2013
Bachelors
Majoring in Graphic design and minoring in Business of Art and Design.
Languages
 
English (Fluent), Danish (Fluent)
Skills
 
ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR CS4, Adobe Photoshop CS4, Apple Keynote, Bridge, Excel, Flash, Indesign, Powerpoint, Quark, Social Media, Word
Additional Information
Along with interning and freelancing with companies, I also have experience working with clients. i have created websites, business cards, logos, posters, and other promotional items for their self owned companies and organizations.