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Niki Hinkle

Art Director

Boston, MA, USA
"I want to do something splendid before I go into my castle, - something heroic or wonderful, that won’t be forgotten after I’m dead. I don’t know what, but I’m on the watch for it, and mean to astonish you all, some day.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women
Work Experience
Boston, MA, USA
Jul 2014Present
Art Director
Work in conjunction with Creative Director or Associate Creative Director, Account Management, Project Management, Production, and Technology teams to develop and execute innovative, print, broadcast, video and digital concepts and design.
Needham, MA, USA
Mar 2010Jul 2014
Associate Art Director
Responsible for creating design solutions, creative/art direction and strategic direction for print and online event promotion. Working closely with our internal Marketing Team, I organize and manage multiple projects such as logo design, brochures, signage, websites, and more to meet established budgets and timelines. I also serve as the staff photographer and have captured CHI's largest events in Boston, Philadelphia and Miami for use in event wrap-up and marketing collateral.
Boston, MA, USA
Nov 2009
Co-Owner
Hink Creations is a visual design and audio production team, dedicated to collaborating with musicians, artists and entrepreneurs.
Danvers, MA, USA
May 2008Dec 2010
Contract Album Designer & Assistant Image Maker
Album Design, Photo Editing, Processing, Second Shooter, Photo Assistant
Beverly, MA, USA
Feb 2008May 2008
Intern
Project Research, Logo Design, Light Office Duties
Education
Beverly, MA, USA
Aug 2007May 2009
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Transferred from the University of Akron (Ohio).
Akron, OH, USA
Aug 2005May 2007
Transferred to Montserrat College of Art to finish my BFA
Skills
 
Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Bookbinding, Digital Photography, Mac, PC, Photo Retouching
Awards
2014
HATCH Award
2012
Graphic Design USA
American InHouse Design Award
2012
American InHouse Design Award
2011
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
Performance Excellence Award