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Brandon V.

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined April 2016

Hi, I’m Brandon and I am a freelance graphic designer specializing in digital and print design.

  • Winston-Salem, NC, United States
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Brandon V.
Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Services

Categories

Design Social Media Marketing Content

Experience

Summary

I’ve spent five years in the industry working at companies such King International Corp., Jostens, and Hunter Textbooks. Since beginning to freelance I’ve had the opportunity to work on a variety of design projects for Adcolor and other local businesses.

Work history

Graphic Designer; Contract
Meet with account managers to determine the scope of a project. Develop layouts and designs according to project specifications using Adobe Creative Suite. Email high-res PDF proofs to account managers to be forwarded to client for approval.
Graphic Designer
Responsible for placing text and graphics files into PageMaker so that copy flowed properly across pages. Proofread and made corrections to copy and formatted text as indicated in job specifications.
Graphic Artist
Met with clients and salespersons to determine the scope of a project. Developed the overall layout and production design for various print materials. Used digital illustration, photo-editing, and page layout software to complete projects.
Graphic Designer
Imported graphics into yearbook pages and positioned, re-sized and edited them as necessary. Performed preflight procedures on files to make sure they would output correctly when sent to the printer. Assisted in the scanning department when needed.
Graphic Designer; Contract
Edited archived customer files, and when needed, created new artwork based on customer specifications. Retouched images and checked artwork for accuracy before emailing proofs to clients. Performed preflight procedures on digital files before outputting t

Education

Accreditations

Appalachian State University
Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology

Skills

Skills

advertising graphic design print design email design branding digital media digital marketing newsletters photo editing

Tools

Photoshop InDesign Illustrator Wordpress Publisher Canva Buffer Constant Contact Facebook Instagram Twitter trello LinkedIn iMovie Pinterest

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Entertainment Events Media Retail Sports