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Stephanie Garzon

Graphic Designer

Orlando, FL, USA
I am an almost tri-lingual, (Spanish, English, Learning French) Graphic Designer specializing in branding, editorial/layout design and web. I have a passion for creative problem solving through smart use of the design principles. I want to move audiences and masses, towards what I am trying to communicate through my design choices and ideas. I have a reputation for exceeding client’s expectations, developing strong concepts and fresh, innovative ideas through well-executed design. I work with diligence in an effort to grow both personally and professionally.
Work Experience
Orlando, FL, USA
Dec 2013Present
Lead Graphic Designer
Assist Art Director; from concept through production in developing in-house proposal graphics and designs, collateral and Proposal Packaging (Binder Covers, Executive Summary, CD Labels, Tabs, etc), and printed literature.

In charge of Mood boards creation and style guides for 3D Concept of Operations graphics, organizational charts and info graphics, and proposal layout design which help writers, deliver their message in an effective way. Following the government and proposal requirements/parameters, as well as insure the mood board or style guide is adhered to. Produce to in-house pre-press specifications. Manages Graphic Designers for Specific Projects - Reports Directly to Art Director and President
Orlando, FL, USA
May 2013Sep 2013
Brand Identity Director
Responsible for coordinating all graphics to ensure a consistent presentation and brand message across materials. Projects included Print ads, Catalog design, Packaging design, Email blasts, and Photography.
Orlando, FL, USA
Mar 2012May 2013
Intern & Graphic Artist
Assist Lead Graphic Designer; from concept through production in developing in-house proposal graphics and designs, collateral, and printed literature.

Helped creatign Mood boards and style guides for 3D Concept of Operations graphics, organizational charts and info graphics, which help writers, deliver their message in an effective way. Following the government and proposal requirements/parameters, as well as insure the mood board or style guide is adhered to. Produce to in-house pre-press specifications.
Orlando, FL, USA
Jun 2010Present
Freelance Graphic Designer/Art Director
Had the opportunity to design and art direct the Art Design Corporate Guidelines to brand several companies such as Tharssis GPS, Revista I.G. (Colombian Magazine), Innovative Films, Jordan Little personal brand, What You Know About Miami (YouTube Channel), Eternity Films, Signal Flow Productions. Delivering logos, collateral, and web front end design.

Worked as a Video Script supervisor for the U.S. Government agency FEMMA.

Designed posters, pamphlets and promotional sheets for clients such as CEDECOL (Colombian Non-profit Christian Agency), Beu Sisters (Music Band), and In 2 Art (Music Agency).

Design Resume Layouts for different clients and enhance personal brand with cover letters and business cards.
Education
Orlando, FL, USA
Mar 2010Nov 2012
Full Sail University
Bachelor of Science in Digital Arts & Design
Languages
 
Spanish (Native), English (Fluent), French (Beginner)
Awards
2012
Full Sail University
Advance Achivement Award
2012
Full Sail University
Valedictorian Award
2012
Full Sail University
Excellence Award
2012
Full Sail University
Perfect Attendance Award
2012
Full Sail University
10 Course Director Awards in the Digital Arts and Design Program
10 Course Director Awards from Full Sail University in:
-Design & Art Theory (April 2010)
-Typography and Page Layout (July 2010)
-Intellectual Property and Law (October 2010)
-Interactive Media Design and Usability (April 2012)
-Developmental Psychology (April 2012)
-Flash Media (June 2012)
-Production Management (July 2012)
-Digital Studio (August 2012)
-Portfolio Creation (September 2012)
-Personal Identity Project 1 (October 2012)