OBJECTIVE: To find full time employment with an established and forward focused company, where my skills can be used to benefit said company. To use my graphic and computer skills to create customer satisfaction. To use my managerial and sales skills to create and maintain a loyal client base.
Highly skilled in Corel X7
Highly skilled in FLEXI (SAI)
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop
Proficient in all Microsoft Applications
Familiar with but not proficient in Adobe Illustrator
Familiar with website creation and web based graphics
I am very knowledgeable in most design based software and able to adapt quickly and easily to any format. I am confident I can master any design related software effectively and with minimal down time.
Additional skills: Managerial / Sales
Quickbooks / Primarily in receiving money, updating accounts and verifying balances
Able to take a client from concept to creation
Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
Creative and artistic
“People person” / Able to create a bond with clients by displaying confidence and competence.
AP Commercial Sign Company 2011 – 2015 Manager
New client acquisition and retention
Review and quoting of new jobs
Ordering material and scheduling jobs according to priority
Writing contracts for new jobs
Daily reports to owners and all other duties as assigned
Accent Signs 2009 – 2011 Graphic designer and production.
Custom graphics design and production
Operation of printers and plotters
Bennett Williams 2006 – 2009 Shop Foreman / Manager
Oversaw the development and implementation of an in house sign division
Hired (and fired) employees
Acquired reliable product suppliers
Established and retained a loyal client base
Performed maintenance and operation of all production equipment
Provided Weekly / Monthly / Quarterly reports to CEO and others as necessary