Josiah Lenz

Creative Director & Designer

Greenville, SC, USA
Experienced Graphic Designer and Director bringing over 17 years' experience applying technical and creative abilities to diverse client projects. Highly effective at collaborating with artistic, project, production and administrative leadership to complete tasks according to budget and schedule goals.

Work Experience

Jolly Sherpa

Creative Director / Graphic Designer

● Managed campaigns with specific focuses to meet clients needs and creative visions. 
● Evaluated and contributed to creative team ideas and translated into actionable project plans. 
● Developed high-impact creative projects for over 13 clients, from concept to completion, including landing pages, ad creatives, email campaigns, and promotional content for client campaigns. 
● Edited client videos for marketing initiatives including landing pages and ad creatives. 
● Built, managed, and scheduled client email campaigns and series. 
● Manage workflow efficiently and take responsibility for timing and delivery.
January 2019 - July 2020 South Carolina, United States

WP Films

Graphic Designer & Web Designer

● Designed, Managed, and maintained multiple brand, product, and eCommerce websites. 
● Contributed to creative process through original ideas and inspiration. 
● Created eye-catching and functional digital design concepts across various platforms to strengthen company brand and identity. 
● Used Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator to develop product mockups and prototype designs. 
February 2013 - December 2018 South Carolina, United States

Greg Smith Equipment Sales, Inc.

Creative Director / Graphic Designer

● Designed 5 company catalogs, weekly magazine ads, and mailers to improve sales and visibility. 
● Responsible for hiring, training, and mentoring new employees in design department. 
● Owner for website strategy and content including photography, video, and social media. 
● Managed and led a 4-person team in the production of marketing projects, promotional material  (video, photography, graphic design), website design, copywriting, and audio/visual needs. 
September 2005 - February 2013 Indiana, United States

Education

Western Wisconsin Technical College

Graphic Design

August 2000 - May 2003 La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro , Adobe XD, CSS, Google Suite, HTML, Microsoft Office Suite, QuarkXpress, UX Design, Video Editing, Web Design, Web Development,