Jon Allen

Graphic Designer & Creative

Akron, OH, USA
Creative artist and graphic designer, with over 15 years of professional agency experience, overlapped with freelance clients.

Work Experience

Carter Lumber

Graphic Designer & Creative

Senior designer responsible for a range of projects both print and digital. From print media for local home shows to website and email campaigns, I am able to conceptualize ideas into solutions. Extensive experience in programs such as Adobe CC. Web experience includes Wordpress, Magento, DotCMS, JotForm, Mailchimp and Makeswift.
May 2009 - Present Ohio, United States

Freelance

Independent Artist & Designer

Independent artist and graphic designer, whose worked with notable names such as ESP Guitars and Basses, Digitech Effects, Mutant Soldier Records, The Long Cold Dark and more.
May 2005 - Present Ohio, United States

Education

Kent State University

Bachelor of Arts

I earned my Bachelors of Arts degree in Printmaking and Painting from Kent State University in December of 2005, along with an assortment of awards and accolades that look good on a resume. Seeing how fast the world of design and marketing was moving, I spent the next years fine-tuning the skills necessary to produce my current media environment.
August 2000 - May 2005 Ohio, United States

Skills

Fine Arts, Graphic Design, User Experience Design, Web Design,

Website Experience

DotCMS
Magento
Shopify
Squarespace
Webflow
Wordpress

Creative Experience

Merchandise
Print Collateral
Website Design

Software Experience

Adobe CC Suite
Affinity by Serif
Figma