Melinda Schallau

Graphic Designer

Pflugerville, TX, USA
A direct mail guru with a strong focus in print design with a various of styles in a fast-paced environment.

Work Experience

QuantumDigital, Inc

Production Graphic Designer

QuantumDigital is an online Direct Mail printing company. I design several direct mail pieces for our online templates that utilizes PDFlib and variable data. In addition, I take clients' files to set up as templates which allows them to order their pieces quickly online.
October 2005 - Present Austin, Texas, United States

Hot Pink, Ink

Intern Graphic Designer

Learned After Effects to produce 30 seconds spot TV commercial for a special event. Helped others on catalogs, brochures, websites, and other collateral materials.
June 2002 - August 2002 Rapid City, South Dakota, United States

Art Computer & Design Department

Lab Assistant

Clean computer lab | Ask students for IDs | Help students with technical problems | Maintain equipment per week | Attend meetings
2002 - 2005 Rochester, New York, United States

Education

Rochester Institute Of Technology

Bachelor of Fine Arts

2000 - 2005 Rochester, New York, United States

Languages

American Sign Language (Fluent),
English (Fluent),

Awards

Rochester Institute Of Technology

Dean's List 2000 - 2005

QuantumDigital, Inc

WOW Award

2013

Skills

Acrobat Professional, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Basic Html, Dreamweaver, Fetch, Microsoft Office, PDFlib, QuarkXpress,

Process Skills

Brainstorming | Research | Creative Development | Quick Learner | Excel in teamwork | Meet Deadlines

Design Skills

Sketches | Composition | Layout | Attention to Grid | Typography | Color theory | Direct Mail | Production Design | Corporate Design | Advertising Design | Information Design