I am a determined designer seeking a job as a Visual Designer for a multi-disciplinary design team.

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Education

Seattle University

Sept 2012 – Dec 2017

Bachelor of the Arts in Digital Design

Magna Cum Laude (3.8 GPA)

Professional Summary

Joey Grable is an organized Visual Designer with 7+ experience in marketing collateral design, website design, and print production. He has exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills and is a dynamic team player with a passion for innovative branding design strategies and cohesive marketing campaigns. He demonstrated outstanding performance in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements.

Skills

Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Keynote. Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro, After Effects. User experience researching, branding identity and logo design, Google Analytics, digital photography, video editing, GlyphsApp font production, HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Javascript, Grunt.

Experience

Joey Grable LLC

Sept 2013 – Current

Principal Visual Designer

  • Successfully managed and coordinated graphic and website design projects; translated ambiguous criteria into concrete production designs for newsletters, promotional materials, and sales collateral.
  • Worked closely with clients to create brand visions, define marketing goals, conceive designs, and consistently met deadlines and delivered within budget requirements.

Surface Art Inc.

April 2019 – Feb 2020

Product Designer and Marketing Associate

  • Designed corporate campaigns and created product assets to increase B2B engagement by 12%; attained a corporate contract valued over $1M with conceptual merchandising product design.
  • Overhauled navigation information architecture and designed product pages to optimize the user experience; maintained a product database containing 700+ product lines with over 5,500 SKUs.
  • Automated the product photography production process; improved production design efficiency by 30%.
  • Expanded user engagement through user-centered product designs and strategic marketing campaigns; resulted increase +41% Instagram, +75% Pinterest, +6% Facebook, +10.5% Twitter, and +25% LinkedIn

Seattle University Dance Marathon

Oct 2015 – May 2017

Graphic Design and Strategic Marketing Committee Chair

  • Conceptualized design themes and produced strategic marketing campaigns to collectively fundraise over $250,000 for uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital; awarded Best Overall Campaign in 2017.
  • Aided the corporate partnership growth with Alaska Airlines, PEMCO Insurance, Seattle University Alumni Association through corporate collateral designs, and canvasing presentation design for volunteers.
  • Increased user engagement for all social media platforms, achieving 20% growth on Facebook and Twitter, and
    over 30% growth on Instagram; led website redesign improving monthly website traffic by 15%.

San Onofre Surf Company

July 2013 – Sept 2016

Digital Designer, Freelance

  • Supported marketing efforts by creating conceptual graphics and photography for advertisements, banners, products, and special events.
  • Coordinated a successful photoshoot for the Fall 2016 girls’ clothing line.
  • Managed the online system for email, e-commerce sales, and product database management.

Associations & Volunteerism

2019 – current

ATypI: Association Typographique Internationale (Global Community)

2018 – current

TypeThursday, Seattle Chapter Volunteer & Member (Global Community)

2017 – current

Write on Calligraphers Guild, Guest Instructor (Shoreline, WA)

2017 – current

The Society for Calligraphy and Handwriting, Guest Instructor (Bellevue, WA)

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.