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Rachel Kalagher

Graphic Designer

New York, NY, USA
Extremely self-motivated and detail oriented with a knack for working under pressure. A happy-go-lucky people person with a hearty sense of humor. Passionate about good typography, package design, fuzzy socks and bacon.

Work Experience

Your Majesty

Designer

Working in a highly collaborative production agency on projects ranging
from print to digital to installations. Responsibilities include concepting and execution of design work, receiving and incorporating internal client feedback, client presentations, communicating design directions with development team, collaborating in a team environment as well as leading junior designers,
June 2013 - Present New York, United States

Your Majesty

Design Squire

January 2013 - June 2013 New York, New York, United States

KBS+P

Art Direction Intern/ Digital Artist

Worked closely with senior level creatives in a large agency setting. Responsible for completing projects ranging from print and collateral, to print and interactive.
June 2012 - January 2013 New York, United States

Cipher Creative Group LLC

Design Intern

Worked in a collaborative, small team environment specializing in graphic design, advertising, and marketing. Responsible for research, design concepts and design execution.
June 2011 - October 2011 Connecticut, United States

American Cancer Society

Art Director/ Project Manager

Worked in a team environment to create a new logo for the Tybee/Wilmington Island branch of Parties With A Purpose. Responsible for leading a team of designers to collaborate on a new logo.
April 2011 - May 2011 Georgia, United States

Savannah College Of Art And Design

Graphic Designer

Worked in a team environment to collaboratively rebrand a high profile fashion line. Responsible for concept art, branding and packaging.
January 2011 - March 2011 Georgia, United States

Birch Coffee

Freelance Designer

Worked closely with the business owners under the company’s design partner to create and maintain branding, packaging, print collateral and
web design. Responsible for research, concepting and execution of design work, implementing feedback, informal design presentations and delivery of production ready files.
October 2014 - May 2015 New York, New York, United States

Awards

Art Directors Club (ADC) - New York

ADC Student Portfolio Review

2012

American Advertising Federation (AAF)

ADDY: Best of Show

2011

American Advertising Federation (AAF)

Gold ADDY: Package Design

2011

American Advertising Federation (AAF)

Gold ADDY: Stationary Design

2011

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Gold SCADDY: Package Design

2011

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Gold SCADDY: Stationary Design

2011

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Silver SCADDY: Direct Marketing

2011

The One Club

One Show Student Exhibition Feature, Soho New York

2011

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Silver SCADDY: Poster Design

2010

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Silver SCADDY: Not-For-Profit Advertising

2010

Scholastic Arts

2007 Gold Key: Mixed Media

2007

Skills

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Basic HTML & CS, Copywriting, Illustration, Invision Prototyping, Keynote , Sketch App,

Design Qualities

Thorough and meticulous with careful attention to details.
Experience in managing multiple projects at once.
Strong communication skills and proven success in managing a team.
Hard working and eager to learn.
Experience with high-end clients and tight deadlines.