Johanna Lonn

Graphic Designer/Web Developer/Office Manager at Archie Held Studio

Martinez, CA, USA

Work Experience

Archie Held Studio

Graphic Designer/Web Developer/Office Manager

Responsibilities include evaluating the business, marketing, and communication needs of the
studio and determining how to best support those needs; managing graphical web, marketing and communication support services; reviewing business protocol and facilitating improvements; facilitating collaboration between clients and design staff; developing proactive systems and materials to facilitate more efficient marketing efforts; encouraging continual improvement; increasing overall effectiveness of business and marketing products and processes; and ensuring efforts are consistent. Other specific responsibilities include:
Manages the production of statements of qualification, annual artist’s print catalogue, and presentations
Prepared and maintains a library of project sheets and boilerplate information
Designs and develops marketing collateral (print and web)
Designed and continuously develops the studio’s web presence (www.archieheld.com)
Develops and coordinates marketing-related activities
Personal Assistant duties for owner, Archie Held, including scheduling, coordination, and accounting.
Manages the general day-to-day running of the office including: invoicing, drafting contracts, copyright work, processing purchase orders and RFI’s/change orders, gallery and studio inventory, providing pricing for artwork, shipping, payroll processing and human resources services for all employees
Represents the studio to clients and business associates
March 2008 - Present Richmond, California, United States

Freelance

Graphic Designer/Web Developer

Provides graphic design and coding services in the development of professional websites (including mobile-friendly sites) for local small businesses including salons, artists, and other professionals. Design work is performed using Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash and integrated later into Dreamweaver or hand-coded using HTML and/or CSS. Additional services include advanced photo editing/manipulation, business card creation, stationary/logo creation, branding and the creation of a variety other marketing print and web materials.
2001 - Present Martinez, California, United States