Ray Green Jr

Graphic/Print Designer

Houston, TX, USA
One of my favorite quotes by Les Brown is "HELP OTHERS ACHIEVE THEIR DREAMS & YOU WILL ACHIEVE YOURS". I believe in the power of helping others bring their visual imaginations to life.

Work Experience

Metropolitan Transit Authority Of Houston

Graphic Designer I

-Create images that identify a product or convey a message
-Develop graphics and visual images for product illustrations, logos, and websites
-Create designs either by hand or using computer software packages
-Select colors, images, text style, and layout
-Present the design to the art director
-Incorporate changes recommended by the clients into the final design
-Review designs for errors before printing or publishing them
October 2015 - Present Texas, United States

Visionbase Media, LLC

Freelance Graphic Designer

- Create branding design to promote and grow entrepreneurs and small businesses in the market place
- Project management (Contracts, client communication, file creation & organization, deliverables)
- Simple accounting records (Income statements, expense reports, budget goals and invoicing)
- Marketing (Email communication, social media outreach, branding guidelines)
- Art Direction (Concept development, color theory, technique execution, refined concepts)
June 2008 - Present Texas, United States

Jefferies Group

Printing Clerk

- Communicate project status to analyst team
- Print vendor request and follow-up
- Update equipment inventory logs
- Print and produce spiral bound presentations for investment meetings
- Organize and update production room
- Generate FedEx labels for package shipping
August 2013 - October 2015 Texas, United States

Sha's Graphics

Graphic/Print Designer

- UPS/USPS shipping and package pickup
- Provide on demand print services to walk-in clients
- Generate service price quotes to phone/walk-in customers
- Provide customer updates on printing/design projects
- Manage the cleaning operation of print shop equipment
- Produce wide format plot/plans, brochures, logos, modifies files to send to printer at lower print cost, full size banners, magnetic signs & vinyl lettering
- Design logos, business cards, letterheads, brochures, flyers
May 2013 - October 2015 Texas, United States

Macy's Inc

Sign Team Lead

- Provide training and supervise 6 team members
- Coordinate and manage execution of sale sign set-up & removal
- Conduct audits to ensure pricing accuracy
- Consult with core management team for operations and budget input
- Maintain organized signing areas
- Salesman: Mattresses, Furniture, Housewares & Electronic Departments
November 2004 - March 2013 Texas, United States


Houston Community College System

AAS Digital Communications: Graphic Design

The design curriculum at HCC focused on the sciences of communication in the visual graphics field abroad. Courses were taught by graphic workforce veterans that brought real world experience to the classrooms. Students with an AAS in Digital Communications: Graphic Design are shining examples of how design is a functional task as well as art.
Texas, United States


Adobe CC: Illustrator, Adobe CC: InDesign, Adobe CC: Photoshop, Customer Service, Microsoft Office Suite, Organization, Print Production, Project Managment,