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Education

Seattle University

Sept 2012 – Dec 2017

Bachelor of the Arts in Digital Design

Professional Summary

Organized designer with 7+ years of graphic design experience; Specialized in cohesive layouts, clean typography and simple illustration for marketing materials, presentation design, graphic and website design.

Skills

Effective in the Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and After Effects. Passionate about Typography and coding HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Hands-on knowledge of digital photography and video production best practices.

Experience

Joey Grable LLC

Sept 2013 – Current

Principal, Digital Designer

  • Designed, strategized and produced innovative design concepts, strategic marketing materials, presentations, website interfaces, product experiences, print productions, branding identity designs, and photography.
  • Built and maintained vendor relationships through networking and referrals; developed a steady customer base of new and existing clients; exceeded customer satisfaction and maintained exceptional design quality.

Surface Art Inc.

April 2019 – Feb 2020

Graphic Designer and Marketing Associate

  • Led strategic design efforts for all corporate and website designs; prioritized strategic marketing goals with cross-functional teams (product, sales, distribution, and support); designed collateral using qualitative research, which resulted in contracts valued at over $1 million dollars.
  • Used key analytic data and user research methodology to design responsive web pages. Tested designs with key stakeholders; maintained a product database containing 700+ product lines with over 5,500 SKUs.
  • Advertised cross-platform campaigns, resulting increase of +41% Instagram, +75% Pinterest, +6% Facebook, +10.5% Twitter, and +25% LinkedIn

Seattle University Dance Marathon

Oct 2015 – May 2017

Design and Marketing Committee Chair

  • Directed year-long marketing campaigns, to collectively fundraise over $250,000 for uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital.
  • Developed corporate collateral for partnership opportunities; led to multiple donor partnerships – most notably, PEMCO Insurance and the Seattle University Alumni Association.
  • Produced content for all social media platforms; achieved over 20% growth on Facebook and Twitter, and over 30% growth on Instagram.

Leadership

Type Thursday Seattle

Oct 2019 – Current

Editorial Lead Coordinator

  • Wrote copy, coordinated marketing material, and coded monthly email campaigns.

FLUX: Digital Design Exhibition

Oct 2016 – May 2017

Creative Director, Seattle University 2017 Design Cohort

  • Directed creative and marketing duties among a cohort of 22 student designers; encouraged individual contribution and maintained a collaborative workflow that integrate the exhibition theme across all design aspects.
  • Successfully produced a profitable design exhibition—donating over $2,000 in proceeds to the local non-profit, ArtWithHeart.org.

Fragments Literary Arts Magazine

Sept 2015 – May 2017

Lead Designer

  • Organized a team of graphic designers; planned design vision and collaborated in brainstorms; facilitated design critiques in weekly meetings.
  • Achieved a systematic layout of themed content; magazine design template was adopted for future magazine publications; sold out of tickets for book launch event.

Publications & Awards

“10,000 Bibles”

Dec 2017 – April 2018

Hand-made book design exhibited domestically in Seattle WA, and featured internationally at the Verona Civic Library, Verona, Italy.

“#DecadeofDM Marketing Campaign”

July 2017

Won Best Overall Campaign award at the national Miracle Network Dance Marathon Leadership Conference.

“Seattle University Dance Marathon 2016 Brand Style Guide”

Feb 2016

Selected feature for Miracle Network Dance Marathon’s Pacific Northwest regional newsletter.