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John Stas

Indianapolis, IN, USA
Success with developing creative solutions for small business, entrepreneurs and established companies.

Highly energetic with a strong work ethic and proven track record of success in business and client relations.

Proficient in the creative process to develop user experiences, brand identities, front-end design, 
and product development.

Demonstrated ability to learn quickly, adapt to new challenges and work as part of a team.

Ability to communicate design principles to clients, and relay client ideas into working projects.
Work Experience
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Jan 2013Present
Origin Creative Group
Proprietor / Designer
I've always had an entrepreneur spirit, Origin Creative Group is my first start up and has allowed me to learn first hand what it takes to make an idea grow into a successful business. Origin Creative Group is a creative strategies, marketing, graphic design, and media production company that targets small busnisses in the Indianapolis area. I founded OCG while working for Halo Ventures, a portfolio management company based in Carmel Indiana. Owned and opperated by Dulce Martianz I collaborated with her on branding several entrees, creating operation plans, web presence, social media strategies and graphic design. Utilizing my experience gained working with Dulce I branched out and begun working with other clients and Origin Creative Group was formed.
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Aug 2012May 2013
Halo Ventures
Operations Director, Designer
Working half as a freelance designer and the other half as director of operations I provided consulation for a local entumenuer starting a variety of business in the Indianapolis area.
Indianapolis, IN, USA
May 2011Jul 2011
Second Helpings
Intern, Graphic Designer
Professional Practice Intern with Second Helpings develop marketing and promotional materials.
Education
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Aug 2009May 2012
Indiana University Purdue University
Visual Communications
Languages
 
English (Native)
Skills
 
Adobe Creative Suite, Audio Production, Big Picture, Brand Strategy,, Branding, Communication, Design Research, Digital Publishing, Ideation, Marketing, Project Management, Sales, Service Design, Social Media, Video Editing, WordPress