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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

Partners + Simons

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.
July 2014 - Present Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

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.
March 2010 - July 2014 Needham, Massachusetts, United States

Hink Creations

Co-Owner

Hink Creations is a visual design and audio production team, dedicated to collaborating with musicians, artists and entrepreneurs.
November 2009 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Perfect Wedding Photo

Contract Album Designer & Assistant Image Maker

Album Design, Photo Editing, Processing, Second Shooter, Photo Assistant
May 2008 - December 2010 Danvers, Massachusetts, United States

Rattle

Intern

Project Research, Logo Design, Light Office Duties
February 2008 - May 2008 Beverly, Massachusetts, United States

Education

Montserrat College Of Art

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Transferred from the University of Akron (Ohio).
August 2007 - May 2009 Beverly, Massachusetts, United States

University Of Akron

Transferred to Montserrat College of Art to finish my BFA
August 2005 - May 2007 Akron, Ohio, United States

Awards

The Ad Club

HATCH Award

2014

Graphic Design USA

American InHouse Design Award

2012

Graphic Design USA

American InHouse Design Award

2012

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

Performance Excellence Award

2011

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Bookbinding, Digital Photography, Mac, PC, Photo Retouching,