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Jerome Calleja

Art Director

Long Beach, CA, USA
Long Beach, CA, USA
Feb 2009Present
Creative Director/Owner
Jerome Calleja Graphic Design + Branding is based in Long Beach, California. Primarily focused on brand identity, brand development, print collateral, marketing materials, product packaging and digital illustration. The goal is to help elevate the potential of clients and employers through clear communication, strategic branding and impressive design.
Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Feb 2014
Marshall Advertising & Design
Art Director (freelance)
Helped with designing a small number of print projects and banner ads for GT Radial & Yamaha Motorcycles.
Carson, CA, USA
JunSep 2013
Production Designer (freelance)
Built and preflighted digital files for print. Followed strict branding and production guidelines.
Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Mar 2010Sep 2010
Art Director (freelance)
Freelance Art Director primarily for the Cox Communications account. Worked on various mailer advertisement campaigns, banner ads, print brochures. Other accounts I worked on were Yamaha Motorcycles and Toll Roads.
Long Beach, CA, USA
May 1997Feb 2009
Art Director
My first job as a professional graphic designer. Promoted to Art Director after a year. Responsibilities and duties included digital file production, graphic design/art direction for print and web from concept to completion, art direct and lead team of designers and production artist, art direction and talent casting for photo shoots and attend press checks.
Long Beach, CA, USA
Sep 1991Jun 1996
California State University, Long Beach
BFA - Visual Communication
2 year intensive program, focusing on graphic design, advertising, typography and early multimedia. Acceptance upon portfolio review.
2nd place, Creative + Commerce competition, Identity issue, October 2011, EarBudeez earbud packaging, Audiovox accessories, Art Direction
Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator CC, Adobe InDesign CC, Adobe Photoshop CC, Digital Illustration, Illustration, Microsoft Office, Quark Xpress