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Jessica DeWitt

Average rate
$65/hour
  • Joined May 2015

I am an award winning designer, brand ambassador and social media maven who creates meaningful work with a huge impact.

  • New York, NY, United States
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Jessica DeWitt
New York, NY, United States

Worked with

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Services

Categories

Design Content Social Media Copywriting Public Relations

Experience

Summary

I have a BFA in Visual Communications from the University of Arizona and an MPS in Arts and Cultural Management from Pratt Institute. My industry experience includes: Entertainment, Higher Education, Theatre, Nonprofit, Music, Health and Tech.

CloudPeep clients

Graphic Designer
Aug 2016 to Nov 2016
Startup
2-page white paper
Jul 2016 to Jul 2017

Work history

Design + Publications Manager
Created and designed all external communication materials. Instituted + streamlined improved workflow protocols for 10 cities nationwide as well as developed social media strategy and presence. Conducted monthly trainings on brand management and integrity
Graphics Assistant/Marketing Assistant
Maintained the brand identity set by Pentagram’s Paula Scher. Produced materials for Shakespeare in the Park and Globalfest. Designed and produced various materials for the multi-million dollar capital campaign, Going Public. Launched first blog.
Graphic Designer/Photographer
Spearheaded the redesign of admission materials. Successfully implemented social media as a marketing tool for recruitment. Art director of first recruitment based website http://beawildcat.arizona.edu/

Portfolio

Quaintisewebsite

Quaintise Website

Quaintise, the healthcare marketing and pr agency, was in need of a website refresh. Working together, we built a lively website that depicts the breadth of services they offer and the diversity in clientele that they serve.

Savory: Branding through Promotion

Each promotion was used to target a specific office need whether for type of meeting, event or gathering or type of food.

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance Earth Day Poster

Promotional Poster for Earth Day 2017

Kira Hug Website Template

Using Kira Hug as our muse, Public Persona and I worked together to create a website template and UX/UI kit.

Jessicadewitt publicopen

Public Open Campaign

Public Open Collateral including posters, outdoor banners, and bus wraps. Art Direction: Paula Scher

Jessicadewitt sitp

Shakespeare in the Park

Design collateral for Shakespeare in the Park including directional signage, subway posters, calendars and NY Times Ad. Art Direction by Paula Scher

Education

Accreditations

Pratt Institute
MPS Arts and Cultural Management
University of Arizona
BFA Visual Communications

Skills

Skills

typography layout graphic design presentation and slide design brochure logo brand strategy brand identity social media strategy

Tools

creative suites Keynote InDesign Photoshop Illustrator dreamweaver Wordpress Squarespace Tumblr Facebook Twitter

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Entertainment Fashion Health & Wellness Music Philanthropy Photography Social Enterprise

What I read

Authors on my shelf: Clay Shirky, Patti Smith, Lena Dunham, Chuck Klosterman, Ellen Lupton, Miranda July... and so the list continues.

Side projects

I am embarking on an adventure with Remote Year. 12 Countries. 1 Year. Working remotely from all around the globe- connecting with cultures and business ecosystems, forming lifelong, borderless personal and professional relationships along the way.

Ideal team

I love a good collaboration. Working with individuals who are passionate about the work they are creating as well as the success of the team is where I want to live. I work well in environments where I am challenged given room to explore.