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Lauren Jones

615.714.7349
Hi. I’m LJ, a fear-conquering, wanderlust, empathetic, interactive/branding/web/app/print designer.

These are my tech specs.
Experience
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Jun 2014Present
Graphic Designer
Buhler, Switzerland
Aug 2013Nov 2013
Graphic Designer
Collaborated with a team of designers and web developers to create
multidimensional campaigns for organizations within the non-profit
sector, automotive, pharmaceutical, and education industries. These
responsibilities include designing branding and corporate identity;
brochures and other publications; outdoor advertisements; Facebook
apps and campaigns; promotional materials; and building wireframes,
sitemaps, and designing layouts for websites and mobile applications.

CLIENTS: Vifor Pharma / Credit Suisse / Saut Foundation / University of
St.Gallen / Actelion Pharmaceuticals / Car4You.ch.
Norcross, GA, USA
Jun 2011Present
Director of Design
Established company identity, designed collateral marketing materials, display graphics, website, and publications for a children's publications company.
Nashville, TN, USA
Sep 2012Dec 2012
Freelance Graphic Designer
Redesigned company identity, collateral marketing materials, and photographed promotional images to reflect the services and beliefs of an environmentally-conscious medical waste recycling company.
Savannah, GA, USA
Sep 2008Mar 2012
Peer Tutor Level II
Provide students with guidance and constructive criticism on technical and conceptual dilemmas found within drawing and design. Certified Peer Tutor through the College of Reading and Learning Association.
Greensboro, AL, USA
Mar 2011
Pro Bono Designer/Photographer
Photographed the interior structure and architectural details of the historic Greensboro Opera House. Our design group then used the photography in the design of collateral and marketing pieces, which will be used to increase membership and help raise funds for the restoration.
Madison, TN, USA
Jan 2006Jul 2007
Volunteer
Assisted in constructing gallery exhibitions and theatre productions. Intermediary between director, director’s assistant, artists, and customers.
Education
Savannah, GA, USA
Sep 2011
MA, Graphic Design
Artist Honors Scholar
Academic Honors Scholar
Savannah, GA, USA
Sep 2006Nov 2009
BFA, Photography
3.81 GPA
Artistic Honors Scholar
Dean's List
Magna Cum Laude
Languages
 
English (Native), Spanish (Beginner)
Technical
Software:
Proficient // Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Bridge, ImagePrint, MS Office Suite, Sketch 3, Keynote.
Knowledgable // Flexcolor, Dreamweaver, Final Cut Pro, Leaf Capture One, WordPress, Basic HTML and CSS.

Cameras:
Nikon Digital and Film SLRs, Canon 5D Mark II, Phase One P20+ Digital Back, Canham 4×5.

Printers and Scanners:
Epson 9800, Epson 9600, Epson 7800, Epson 7880, Epson 4800, Epson R1800, Hasselblad Imacon Flextight X1/X5.

Studio Lighting:
Calumet Elite 2400, Arri Hot Lights, Nikon Speedlight SB-600 and SB-910.

Film Expertise:
Color C-41 printing, B&W film: small, medium, and large format processing and printing.
Organizations and Certifications
American Society of Media Photographers, Help-Portrait, Certified Tutor-College of Reading and Learning Association.
Exhibitions and Publications
“Vernissage”, 2009, Savannah College of Art and Design, Lacoste, France.
“Silver and Ink”, 2009, Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, Shek Kip Mei, Hong Kong. “Silver and Ink”, 2009, River Club, Savannah, Georgia.
Silver and Ink, 2009, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia.
Travel
England, Ireland, France, Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Germany, Greece, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy, Canada, Mexico, Bahamas.
Skills
 
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, App Design, Branding, Corporate Identity, Infographics, Interactive, Logo Design, Mobile Design, Photography, Print Design, Publishing, Website Design, WordPress