Resume

WHAT I DO

Art Direction
Graphic Design
Social Media Production, Strategy, and Community Management
Branding & Identity
Editorial Layout
Web & E-Newsletter Design
Taste Maker
Content Development
Copy Writing
Photo Editing
Illustration & Painting


EXPERIENCE

TURNER BROADCASTING, Atlanta, GA
SOCIAL MEDIA PRODUCER // TBS, TCM and TNT, March 2013 – November 2014 // TBS and TNT, November 2014 – Present
Award winning creative direction, production and strategy of social media graphics, sharable content and campaigns for Turner Entertainment Networks’ (TBS, TNT, and TCM) original programming and networks across all social media platforms.

THE LEWIS MEDIA GROUP, Atlanta, GA
GRAPHIC DESIGNER // SOCIAL MEDIA CONSULTANT, 2004 – January 2015
Clients include Don Goldwater, Karen Canavan PR, Kirvin Doak Communications, Mothers and Daughter Against Cancer, Portofino Italian Bistro, Promises Kept LLC, St. Louis Litigation Group, Théâtre du Rêve, theFranceChannel.com, W. Keith Moore & Wesman Music Productions

THE TROT LINE, The South
CO-FOUNDER // OWNER, March 2011 – Present
The Trot Line covers Southern culture and is focused on promoting local living, small business, artisans, & more. Along with our online publication, we also provide creative solutions for small business, which includes advertising, graphic design, branding, & social media consultation

ADVENTURE ADVERTISING, LLC, Buford, GA
ART DIRECTOR // SOCIAL MEDIA DIRECTOR April 2010 – December 2012
Clients included Adventure Advertising, Carolina Skiff, Chevrolet, Exmark Manufacturing, Gulf Life Today, Intellian Technologies, Navico Electronics & Z-man Fishing Products

ADVENTURE ADVERTISING, LLC, National
EXMARK OUTDOORS TOUR – ASSISTANT TOUR MANAGER, Feb 2010 – April 2010
Supported Exmark’s sales & marketing teams in 13 different cites during the 2010 marketing tour through on-site sales, photography and promotion though social media channels

GREEN OLIVE MEDIA, Atlanta, GA
DESIGN INTERN, Nov 2008 – Feb 2009
Clients included Carolyn’s Cafe, Holiday Package, Martha’s at the Plantation, Mcray’s Cafe, McCrady’s, Local11ten, Townhouse & Rebecca Lang

MEDIASOLUTIONS, Atlanta, GA
ACCOUNT SERVICE // MEDIA PLANNER // MEDIA BUYER, Jan 2007 – Sept 2008
Clients included Bridgestone Golf, Progress Energy, Alaven Pharmaceutical, Arch Chemicals, Coldwell Banker – The Condo Store, Kool Smiles, Kennesaw State University – Coles College of Business & GA Senator Saxby Chamblis

OXFORD PUBLISHING, Oxford, MS
DESIGN INTERN, Fall 2006
Clients included Beverage Retailer Magazine, Nightclub & Bar Magazine & “the Show” in Las Vegas


TECH SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite (current)
HTML & CSS
Word Press
Light Room & Aperture
Platforms & Channels
APPLE & PC platforms


BY THE NUMBERS

Among Top Pinners on Pinterest with over 2 million followers – Shorty Award Finalist for “Social Media’s Best Pinner”
1277 followers on Twitter
781 followers on Tumblr from 43 countries (Google Analytics)
ProMaxBDA 2015 – Gold -Interactive Promotion & “Fan Favorite” – #DontKillSeanBean
Shorty Award – Honorable Mention – Best Use of a Hashtag & Best in Television for TNT’s Legends – #DontKillSeanBean
Grew Z-Man Fishing’s Facebook page from less than 3,000 fans to more than 35,000 in less than 1 year

EDUCATION

THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI, Oxford, MS
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ART // MINOR IN JOURNALISM, Dec 2006
Emphasis in graphic design

ON THE JOB SCHOOL OF DESIGN 😉, Atlanta, GA
SPECIALTY IN GRAPHIC DESIGN, Ongoing

 

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