Creative & Management Experience
May 2009 - March 2019 and June 2003 - September 2006
Home Depot Account - Art Director, Production Manager, Special Roles
Over 3,000 jobs per year. Signage for over 2,000 stores. Creative lead in midtown office for the Home Depot account. Supervised various groups of designers for promo, credit, endcaps and event work. Creating and implementation of brand looks. Creative supervision of offshore work. Creating documentation and online resources for brand compliance. Offering creative solutions to marketing challenges. Brought over to new agency t the request of client.
Big Red Rooster:
Oversee day-to-day production operations, trafficking and provide creative direction. QC processes. Managed the Executive review and other reports. Working with a huge volume in a very deadline driven environment.
Designer/Production on Home Depot account. Promotions, ad placement, photo work, production.
May 2007 - April 2009
APA Color Graphics - Operations Manager
Managed department supervisors/staffs in the printing, finishing, fabrication and shipping areas. Managed day-to-day operations and high-volume job production. Established Quality Control Department. Developed job traffic procedures, routing slips, and checklists.
June 2012 - May 2014
Part of Atlanta team that grew into the NDPPS group (National Design Presentation and Proposal Services). Sought out best practices and helped onboard local/regional offices into national organization. Was part of national team for high-profile, big ticket proposals.
Presentation and content specialist.