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Emily Sherman

Graphic & Interactive Communication Designer

San Francisco, CA, USA
941 225 5337
Education
Sarasota, FL, USA
Aug 2009May 2013
Ringling College of Art and Design
B.F.A. in Graphic + Interactive Communication
With Honors
Work Experience
San Francisco, CA, USA
Oct 2013Jan 2014
Design Intern
Fully assisted the branding, creative design team working on comps and logo designs for full campaigns, as well as doing smaller internal projects for Scion including decks, storyboards and their holiday e-card. Helped research and realize design goals and visions of the projects I was given.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Jan 2013Present
Ringling College Design Center
Design Intern
Through a competitive portfolio review I was chosen to work as an intern for the Ringling College Design Center, the in house design agency for the school. Designed the 2014 PerCollege brochure
Sarasota, FL, USA
Oct 2012Present
Ringling College Design Center
Student Design Assistant
While working with on-campus clients I designed projects for Ringling's promotional material. These projects included: making a pocket folder and brochure for the campus letterpress + book arts center. A booklet for Career Services. well and an invitation and poster for the Ringling Kimbrough Library. Additionally, Scheduled meetings, followed up with clients and ensured deadlines were met.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Aug 2012Apr 2013
AIGA Student Chapter
President
As President for Ringling College of Art + Design AIGA Student Chapter I oversaw/managed chapter events. This included delegating to other officers, handling paperwork, fundraised and introduced new event themes. Introduced Planned, fundraised and executed a week long spring break stunt trip to San Francisco. There we visited thirteen studios, those visited included Interbrand, R/GA, LinkedIn, Landor, Frog and Attik to name a few.
Mountain View, CA, USA
Dec 2012
Google
Freelance Designer
Proprietary assignment. Designed an internal award to recognize impact of a team member at Google. Information provided based on Non-Disclosure Agreement.
Brooklyn, NY, USA
May 2012Jul 2012
Brooklyn Fusion
Design Intern
Interned as lead designer for a four member design team. Created online ads, performed retouching and made updates to the company website, blog and logo design. I redesigned the company look book site into a shopping experience, coded and launched a new site that complimented the online Brooklyn Fusion store.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Feb 2012Mar 2012
2nd Annual Ligature Show
Program Director
Organized and curated an exhibition of typographic pieces produced at the college. Received and arranged the work into distinct categories and created the program as a companion to the show. Gathered sponsorship and donations for the show opening and reception.
Sarasota, FL, USA
Feb 2012May 2012
The Write Publicist & Co
Graphic Intern
Remote intern for the PR company The Write Publicist, retouched, color corrected and formatted photography from various projects and assignments.
Key West, FL, USA
Jun 2010Aug 2010
The Studios of Key West
Gallery Intern
Intern for a not-for-profit gallery and community artist co-op. I helped to hang/take down shows, managed the sale of art work and set up classes for prospective artists. Designed the program and weekend gallery docent poster for a theater event hosted by the studios
Awards
2013
AAF-Suncoast ADDY
Silver Addy Mobile App for Fleet
2013
Ringling College of Art and Design
Presidents List, from 2009 - 2013
2012
AAF-Suncoast ADDY
Silver Addy Social Media for Arion
2012
AAF-Suncoast ADDY
Silver Addy Interactive/Mobile for Food Summit App
2013
AAF Suncoast ADDY
Silver Addy Awards Integrated Consumer Campaign for Epilogue
2012
Ringling College of Art and Design
Best of Ringling, Graphic Design Department (juried exhibition)
2012
Ringling College of Art and Design
President, Ringling College student Type Club
2009
Scholastic Art & Writing Award's
Gold key Art Portfolio
2009
Scholastic Art & Writing Award's
2 Gold keys & Silver key in Computer Aart
2009
Scholastic Art & Writing Award's
3 Honorable Mentions in Digital Photography
2009
Scholastic Art & Writing Award's
Honorable Mention in Drawing and Printmaking
2009
Scholastic Art & Writing Award's
2 Honorable Mention in Graphic Design
Community Service
Spring 2010 Lasher High School | Guest speaker

(Graphic Design and ComputerArt classes) | Bloomfield Hills, MI
Visited Lahser High School post graduation to speak to design classes about my work in college. Showed examples and talked about process, time management and what the design program in college entailed.


Volunteer, Latchkey Program, Conant Elementary School, Bloomfield Hills MI

Worked as a volunteer for the after school Latchkey Program for elementary students. Interacted and created tasks to keep students busy. Counseled students who were upset or fighting as well as directed them to put things away and behave when needed.


Graphic and Photography Work , Lasher Drama Department (Photo Volunteer)

Was the photographer for the Lahser drama departments production of West Side Story, did head shots, behind the scenes and rehearsal photos.


Cover Design for 2008 Robert C.J. Traub Memorial Scholarship Competition brochure

Gallery Assistant, 2008-2009, Scholastics Art Show at Center for Creative Studies, Detroit MI
Skills
 
Abobe Acrobat, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign CS5, Adobe Photoshop, Branding & Identity, Communication Skills, Digital Photography, Editorial Design, Keynote, Leadership, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Photo Editing, Problem Solving, Visual Communication, Web Design