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Andrej Semnic

Novi Sad, Serbia
Work Experience
Novi Sad, Serbia
Jan 2011Present
Art Director
Have a lead role in creating and controlling of maintenance of visual identity of magazines, print and digital standards, supervision of young designers as well as co-workers, and designing magazine covers.

* Creating, designing, setting, control and supervision of the following standards: Pre-press, Master pages, Text styles, Fonts, Layout, Print, Image, Color profiles, PDF, etc.
* Creative directing of Beauty and Fashion photo shooting Editorials.
* Selection and approval of photos for the cover.
* Supervision of designed advertisements solutions.
* Monitoring of four regional editions of the parent magazine.
* Creative designing of corporate events.
* Visually directing web pages of our publication.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Jun 2008Jan 2011
Color Press Group
Senior Graphic Designer
Role involved work in accordance with the instructions of the Art Director and Editor in chief, monitoring of young designers, and designing magazine covers.

* Independent Leading Designer for magazine.
* Selection and training of new young designers.
* Design advertisements solutions for clients.
* Creative design of corporate events.
* Cooperation with the printers in order to obtain the best printing results.
* Visually directing web pages of our publication.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Jun 2004Jun 2008
Color Press Group
Graphic Designer
Followed a set of print standards and upgrading knowledge in graphic design.

* Work with text styles, text and images layout.
* Image edit: re-size, crop, retouch, manipulation, color management.
* Cooperation with the printers in order to obtain the best printing results.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Apr 2006Aug 2007
EXIT Services
Graphic Designer
I volunteered for EXIT services as a graphic designer.

* Redesign of visual identity and applications on the print media.
* Designing and pre press banners, booklets, corporate branding.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Apr 2006Aug 2006
Exit Festival
Graphic Designer
I volunteered for EXIT Festival as a graphic designer.

* Generating visual identity and applications on the print media.
* Designing and pre press banners, flyers, booklets, stickers, t-shirt, posters, billboards, pedestrian signs, accreditation cards, and more.
Novi Sad, Serbia
Jan 2001Dec 2002
Dnevnik
Graphic Designer
Followed a set of print standards and upgrading knowledge in graphic design.

* Work with text styles, text and images layout.
* Image edit: re-size, crop, retouch.
Education
Novi Sad, Serbia
Sep 1991Jul 1995
Jovan Vukanovic Vocational-technical Graphic School
National Diploma of Graphic Arts Technician
National Diploma of Graphic Arts Technician, Jovan Vukanovic Vocational-technical Graphic School (TVET), Novi Sad, Serbia. June 1995

I have completed four year of Vocational-technical Graphic School (Grade 9-12) as Graphic Arts Technician with a theoretical and practical application of knowledge in graphic reproduction, graphic design, pre-press editing and commercial design and printing industry.
Languages
 
English (Conversational), Serbo-Croatian (Native)
Skills
 
Adobe Bridge, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Color Management, CorelDraw, Corporate Identity Development, Cover Design, Graphic Design, Logo Design, Magazine Design, Magazine Layout, Magazines, Microsoft Office Programs, Microsoft Word, PC And Mac, Photo Manipulation, Photographic Retouching, Pre-press, Print Graphics (Banners; Book Covers; Brochures; Business Cards; CD Covers; Flyers; Invites; T-shirt Designs; Worship Guides)