JACLYN KILANI :: 818.792.8166 :: firstname.lastname@example.org
:: California State University Northridge: Northridge, CA
:: Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
:: Four years experience in the professional design field: Several years as designer in multiple full-service firms, one year+ of freelance design, and one summer internship.
:: Proficiency in the following programs:
Adobe Flash, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, After Effects, Photoshop, InDesign,
Premiere Pro, and Final Cut Pro.
Graphic Designer for Sagon-Phior,
Los Angeles, CA: June 2008 – Present
:: Created design projects and campaigns in their entirety; from concept, to design production, to implementation.
:: Completed certain assignments in a team setting to collectively visualize and produce large scale projects.
:: Worked with project managers to manage time and keep each project within budget.
Freelance Designer, Greater Los Angeles, CA: Sept. 2006 – Present
:: Founded and managed a freelance design company: from sales and client relations, to full design services and production.
Junior Designer for Savvy
Communications, Stillwater, OK:
July 2005 – July 2006
:: Oversaw complete art direction of assigned design and advertising accounts, which included: briefing and meeting with clients, project estimations and pricing, and the complete design and production of projects.
:: Graduated Magna Cum Laude
:: Recipient of Multiple Graphic Design Scholarships
:: Membership in 4 International Honor Societies
:: Exhibition in 2 Juried Art Shows
:: May 2008: Magna Cum Laude
:: GPA: 3.75 on a 4.0 Scale
:: Experience in web design, print, corporate identity, animation, editorial, packaging, advertising, video editing, and environmental design.
:: Excellent work ethic and the ability to achieve goals, such as maintaining a 3.75 GPA while working full time to pay for college.
Assistant Designer for Price Media Group, Oklahoma City, OK:
May 2005 – Aug. 2005
:: Assisted in research, photography, photo editing, filing, sales, client relations, and general design work for senior designer of Price Media Group.
Web Coordinator for the Student Graphic Design Group (SAGA):
AIGA Student Group, CSUN:
Jan. 2008 – June 2008
:: Oversaw Web Committee.
:: Designed and built new web site.
Secretary for the American Institute for the Graphic Arts: AIGA Student Group, Oklahoma State University:
Sept. 2004 – May 2005
:: Designed various flyers and posters .
:: Summarized all meetings and reported to Oklahoma City AIGA Chapter.
:: Notified members of upcoming events.