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Terry Sieting

Art Director / UX Designer

East Lansing, MI, USA
(231) 342-4264
Looking to apply skills and gain full-time employment in the field of advertising and design.
Experience
Lansing, MI, USA
May 2013Present
Art Director / Designer
Art Director / UX Designer
East Lansing, MI, USA
Dec 2012
Junior Graphic Designer
The communications team is responsible for promoting MSU Law and its programs including, but not limited to, admissions, student engagement, career services and advancement. Daily activities include strategic planning, professional writing, media relations, creation of multimedia content, project management and more.

• Create materials including brochures, posters, flyers, and more, using Adobe InDesign,
Illustrator, and Photoshop
• Support maintenance of visual standards for branding
• Adhere to project timelines, and effectively communicate project status to internal partners
• Provides quality control on all completed projects to ensure design quality and production
accuracy
• Support new media team with design and photo assets
• Support management of online image database on creative asset management system:
collecting, tagging, uploading and organizing images
• Assist with photography needs
Holland, MI, USA
May 2012
Marketing Intern
- Worked as an intern for the Marketing Department and Creative Studio
- Served on a commercialization team to launch a new technology product; workware™
- Exercised skills in creative direction in many facets including a workware viral video
- Designed customs graphics for bidding scenario documents
- Created and edited copy for web and public relations usage
- Served as a innovative, productive & environmentally responsible employee
East Lansing, MI, USA
Aug 2012
Teaching Assistant
- Taught a beginner level design class as well as an advanced branding class
- Assisted in teaching "The Digital Image", a class focused around imagery and photography
- Critiqued work on a class by class basis using principals of design
- Held weekly office hours to mentor students in need of further critiques and guidance
- Taught under my mentor, Henry Brimmer, a top 25 contender at ArtPrize 2012
Traverse City, MI, USA
May 2010Aug 2010
Marketing Intern
- Worked as Marketing Intern for the Marketing and Advertising Dept.
- Acted as the creative director, art director, and graphic designer for the 2010 VIP Blues Bash at the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV
- Created a banner ad campaigns and worked with direct mailings
- Gained insight on SEO, SEM, Fulfillment, and Web Analytics
- Published banner and print ads
Lansing, MI, USA
Jan 2012May 2012
Social Media Intern
• Worked as a Social Media Intern
• Managed several social media platforms
• Wrote weekly blogs targeted towards the marketing community
• Raised views and increased target market interaction ergo increasing ROI
East Lansing, MI, USA
May 2011Aug 2011
Freelance Designer
Saugatuck, MI, USA
May 2011Aug 2011
Marketing & Research Intern
• Worked as a marketing consultant
• Conducted secondary research on the millennial generation
• Acquired offsite communication skills
• Conducted and facilitated primary research via online polls
East Lansing, MI, USA
Jan 2012Aug 2012
Senior Graphic Designer
• Worked as the Assistant Director of Communications
• Managed the branding for the 2012 MSU Student Elections
• Assisted in the creation of marketing and communications materials
• Assist as a creative strategist in the development of all communication projects
Education
East Lansing, MI, USA
Aug 2008Present
Creative & Managerial Advertising
Languages
 
English (Native)
Skills
 
ADOBE FLASH CS4, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe Digital Editions 2, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop LightRoom, Advertisement Design, Apple Keynote, Apple Numbers, Apple Pages, Art Direction, Basecamp, CSS, Creative Direction, Djembe, Drums, Facebook, Google Sketchup, Graphic Design, Guitar, HTML, Hockey, IMovie, Layout Design, Marching Band, Marketing Strategy, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Movie Watching, Music, PC And Mac, Photography, Saxophone, Social Media, Twitter, Typography, Web Design, WordPress