VaynerMeDIA

Dec 2012 – Present
Previous titles held include design director, designer, associate designer

I've worked on over 70 brands at VM, in the health, CPG and entertainment space.

Senior Art Director

  • Currently creating motion graphics and video on the entertainment team for tv shows and pitch work. Design, retouch, comping, illustrate/hand-lettering still graphics for social media platforms
  • Collaborated with the design direction team and create brand look-and-feel explorations, logos, websites, illustration, videos/GIFs, concept visuals, new business presentations and rebranding the agency's look and creating the style guide
  • Mentored design interns and track their progress throughout their internship. Train new freelancers, art directors and designers in workflow and the server structure to help streamline creative team process
  • Managed 3-5 designers on the entertainment team, provide design direction and ensure consistency for brand micro-content, and communicated with the broader team for internal deadlines and to ensure the work was on time for client delivery
  • Art directed and styled small photoshoots in collaboration with copywriters and photographers

Clients: Del Monte (Big Heart Pets), Mondelez, Pepsi, Nature's Bounty, History Channel, OWN, USA Network, Bravo, Syfy, EPIX


CARE FOR SANDY

Nov 2013 – Present
 

Photo restoration volunteer

  • Digitally restore photographs damaged by Hurricane Sandy for its victims for FREE. I repair damage such as mold, scratches, emulsion peeling, color damage, as well as reconstructing damaged areas

SITUATION INTERACTIVE

May 2012 – Aug 2012  

Design INTERN

  • Designed mobile landing pages, mobile banners. Made design edits to website comps and Facebook app games under the supervision of the senior designers
  • Created a graphic which received over 17,000 likes, 184 comments and 3,000 shares on Facebook
  • Collaborated with a team of interns in a long-term internship project: My role included art direction, designing and presenting

Clients: Wicked, Disney, Fuerza Bruta, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Newsies, Big Apple Circus, 2014 NY/NJ Superbowl Host Committee Website


TH PRODUCTIONS

Sept 2011 – Dec 2011

Design INTERN

  • Worked with the creative team to develop new branding ideas, renderings, case studies, sales material 
  • Retouched and batch-processed photographs to be web-ready
  • Maintained the company website - updated photos using HTML/CSS

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Design Volunteer @ The Promise Society (Jan 2016 – Aug 2016)
  • Freelance Designer, Design Intern @ Queens Economic Development Corporation (2011 – 2012)