Justin Ritmiller

Triplemilled

Bel Air, MD, USA
"I can never stand still. I must explore & experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination." - Walt Disney

Work Experience

Triplemilled Art + Design

Principal

Created custom artwork and branding design for individuals, non-profits and small businesses.
• Original and commissioned painting and illustration.
• Promotional material design, including identity suites, flyers, CD packaging, apparel design, web site content and graphics.
• Photo shoot direction, editing and subject management.
September 1998 - Present Maryland, United States

Booz Allen Hamilton

Associate/Senior Graphic Designer

Graphic design and product development of high impact marketing materials in support of numerous multi-million dollar contracts in a volume and deadline-driven environment.
• Print media design includes direct mail, brochures, annual reports, manuals, catalogs, newsletters, logo design, displays, posters and custom illustration.
• Multimedia project involvement includes electronic document presentation, web site front-end look and feel, information architecture, video storyboarding and content development, quality assurance and beta testing.
• Provide photography services, including shot lists, event preparation and shooting, and editing for print and the web.
• Assist in proposal development, enhance internal and external marketing presentations and training materials with information graphics development, author section text and layout documents, resulting in over a billion dollars of new and follow-on work.
• Identify resources, establish budgets and project schedules, and provide oversight to subcontractors, vendors and consultants.
• Archive and manage project file and resource library spanning a decade and over 2 terabytes of data.
• Mentor and lead junior designers and staff, both creatively and professionally, resulting in promotions and performance awards.
May 2003 - Present Belcamp, Maryland, United States

URS Corporation

Senior Graphic Designer

Continued role as designer responsible for design consultation, art direction and production design supporting an international public outreach campaign.
• Provide design and production of all print media products, including invitations, ads, brochures, displays, signs, banners and posters.
• Design and produce programmatic and site-specific mailings such as postcards, brochures, newsletters and ads on a monthly basis.
• Standardize branding elements across program areas with consistent color, font, and imagery.
• Administrated the archival process for photo library which consisted of over 42 GB and 10,000 files.
September 2002 - April 2003 Bel Air, Maryland, United States

Booz Allen Hamilton

Consultant/Graphic Designer

Provided graphic design support to multiple programs, while providing primary design support to a global public outreach contract.
• Print media design included art direction, design and production of logos, brochures, information graphics, posters, displays, illustrations and proposals.
• Multimedia projects included information architecture and graphic support for an interactive CD, web graphics, QA and beta testing.
• Conceptualized, wrote, designed, produced and presented internal marketing tools.
• Acted as production designer, fabricator and installer for displays.
• Archived, organized and maintained off-site storage facility.
August 1999 - September 2002 Edgewood, Maryland, United States

The Wizard’s Staff, Inc.

Consultant/ Graphic Designer

Worked as an independent consultant to small businesses to graphically enhance web sites, presentations and marketing efforts.
• Increased business and marketplace exposure for small consulting firms by developing branding strategies through promotional mailers, brochures, and web site graphics.
September 1998 - June 2000 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Thunder Creek

Artist/ Graphic Designer

Created original artwork and produced print-ready designs for in-house screen-printing and embroidery.
• Gained a hands-on knowledge of color separation, volume and line production and time management.
May 1999 - September 1999 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Towson University Art Department

Darkroom Assistant

Responsible for supervision of students and faculty, chemical and equipment monitoring, handling and maintenance.
January 1998 - October 1998 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Education

International Sports Sciences Association

Certification, Personal Fitness

November 2013 - July 2014 United States

Harford Community College

Continuing Studies

Continuing Studies: Historic Preservation
September 2007 - December 2007 Bel Air, Maryland, United States

Maryland Institute College Of Art (MICA)

Continuing Studies

Continuing Studies: Electronic Media
March 2005 - May 2005 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Towson State University

Bachelor of Science

Visual Communications
September 1996 - September 1998 Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Harford Community College

Associate of Arts

General Studies
September 1991 - May 1995 Bel Air, Maryland, United States

Skills

Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Creative Direction, Event Management, Illustration, Microsoft Outlook, MIcrosoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Screen Printing, Adobe Creative Suite, Digital And Film Photography, Painting, Quality Assurance, Shot List Development, Troubleshooting, Vendor Selection And Management,