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Lauren Penrose

Junior Graphic Designer and Communications Assistant

Mooloolaba, Australia
Short Term Goal
To obtain a job in a creative, challenging environment where my advertising and design skills can thrive with opportunities for growth with and within the company.

Long Term Goal
To build a professional reputation for myself and be a valuable asset to a lucrative company.

Work Experience

Marx Design

Freelance Designer

Provided Design and Marketing services
August 2012 - November 2012 Mooloolaba, Australia

AGDA

Vice President for Sunshine Cast AGDA Student Council

October 2012 Mooloolaba, Australia

SNAP

Junior Graphic Designer and Communications Assistant

December 2010 - July 2012 Maroochydore, Australia

AGDA

Production Manager for Sunshine Coast AGDA Student Council

July 2011 Mooloolaba, Australia

Education

University Of The Sunshine Coast

Bachelor of Arts (Design and Communications)

Double Major in Graphic Design and Communications
February 2008 - November 2011 Australia

Languages

German (Conversational),
Swiss German (Beginner),

Awards

University Of The Sunshine Coast

Winning invitation design for 'Awake Me In Space' gallery exhibition

2011

Skills

Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Advertising, Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Outlook, Presentations, Public Speaking, Social Media Marketing, CorelDraw12, Creative Problem Solver, Digital Printing , Interspire Email Marketing, Marketing, Offset Printing, Perfectionist, Pre-press, Written And Verbal Communication Skills,

Affiliations

• Vice President, Production Manager and member of AGDA Sunshine Coast Council
• Regular ambassador of SNAP at Business Network International meetings
• Guest industry presenter at ‘Creature’ creative conference
• Account Manager of 8 students for client; My Heart Beats Green, campaign pitch
• MC for opening night of ‘Unfold’ portfolio exhibition
• Chosen to participate in Ken Cato exclusive four-day workshop
• Winner of invitation design for ‘Awake Me In Space’ gallery exhibition
• Exhibited in ‘T+Coffee’ t-shirt design show at JUSTUS Gallery, West End, Brisbane

Industry Events

• Attended AGIdeas 2011 Creative Conference
• Attended Analogue/Digital 2011 Creative Conference
• Regular attendee of JUSTUS Gallery Exhibitions and openings
• Exhibited in ‘T+Coffee’ t-shirt design show at JUSTUS Gallery, West End, Brisbane
• Helping hand and AGDA Student Council representative at A/D 2012 creative conference