JROYDESIGNS

experience

Alloy Education
Graphic Designer
Boston MA - 3/2010-9/2012
  • Designed all marketing materials including media kits and one sheets
  • Managed brand identity
  • Developed identities for company’s sub divisions
  • Created conference booths & promotional material
  • Designed company website
  • Produced web advertisements for colleges
  • Layout quarterly magazine
  • Led marketing campaign for a college search engine site
  • Designed brochures for colleges
  • Improved workflow in production department

JRoy Designs
Freelance Designer
Boston MA - 5/2005-Present
  • Design print and web material for a wide range of clients
  • Maintain relationships with print vendors

Medical Records Institute
Graphic Design and Marketing Director
Boston MA - 4/2008-2/2009
  • Developed & implemented marketing strategy for a health IT conference
  • Designed direct mailers, advertisements & web banners
  • Redesigned and restructured company website
  • Edited and maintained accuracy of website & press releases
  • Quoted out to & negotiated with print vendors

Metro Boston Newspaper
Production Designer
Boston, MA - 6/2006-4/2008
  • Layout special publications
  • Created advertisements for daily paper
  • Designed & maintained company’s marketing collateral
  • Troubleshot daily technical problems
  • Managed department during a transition period

freelance

  • All Campus
  • ASL
  • Boston Phoenix
  • DiBona, Bornstein Random
  • Granite Depot
  • Juniperks
  • KBPR
  • mHealth Initiative Inc.
  • Mom Central Consulting
  • Travel New England
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • XAMOnline
  • Zoo New England

skills

  • InDesign
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Quark
  • HTML/CSS
  • Dreamweaver
  • Adobe DPS
  • Acrobat
  • Print-ready prepress
  • Color correction
  • Photo manipulation
  • Powerpoint
  • MSOffice


education

Fordham University
New York, NY — May 2005
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Visual Arts - Graphic Design
Minor: Communications
Cumulative GPA: 3.48
Academic Deans List 2001-2002

Syracuse University — Spring 2004
Florence, Italy
Studio Art Program