I have been in the graphics field for over 22 years and have gained valuable experience in advertising and marketing material such as brochures, logos, posters, advertisements, product packaging, web sites, newspapers, books and so on. I am proficient with industry standard design software including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Quark and Premier. I also have a working knowledge of pre flighting files, pre press and the offset printing process. I take great pride in the design work I create and always strive to deliver an effective, focused, and on-target products that fit my employers needs and goals. I am a creative, reliable, hardworking designer who can work well in a collaborative team environment or individually. I consider myself a strong communicator, presenter, and listener. My career goals are to continue to learn new things while utilizing my creativity, knowledge, education and people skills to benefit my employer.