To seek a fast-paced work environment that allows creativity and pragmatic collaboration within a dynamic company that is passionate for the industry, while gaining further experience and additional responsibilities for long term growth.
Auto CAD 2004/2007
Adobe Illustrator CS4
Adobe Indesign CS4
Adobe Photoshop CS4
PREMIER EXHIBITIONS, INC. – Georgia March 2007 – April 2009
Associate Exhibition Designer
u Plan and design the interior layout of exhibition venues and the retail space from pre-design to built phase.
u Work with venues to present documentation for planning authorities to make sure the design meets building regulations and fire and safety codes.
u Supervise and oversee the construction of the design, ensuring a seamless process from design phase to final product.
u Route projects for Senior Designer; assist with other projects and activities as needed including interfacing and assisting with other departments to meet the needs and strategic objectives of the client.
u Manage technical characteristics of materials and their suppliers and organize content into exhibition database.
u Conduct site surveys and impute field measurements into detailed working drawings, which contractors refer to during built phase.
u Review and analyze project information to generate conceptual design to be reviewed during the design phase of the interior design process.
DESIGN CLASSIQUE – Georgia Jan. 2006 – March 2007
Design Consultant / Merchandize Coordinator
Create and maintain resource library, filing, and cataloguing of all samples.
Implement and execute drawings, elevations, and project design in AutoCAD and Adobe Illustrator.
Manage the daily scheduling of appointments and meetings, prioritizing them based on business needs.
Prepared and construct merchandising material and displays for sales centers.
Develop cost proposals to support requirements for materials and labor.
Present floor plans, perspectives, elevations, color charts, photographs of furnishings, and samples of materials to clients.
Aesthetic decision in the selection of interior and exterior finishes, decoration, and design of private residences.
Supervising and mange the projects budget until its completion.
PARIS CERAMICS – Georgia May 2005 – Feb. 2006 Assistant Sales Representative
Support sales team with the tracking of products sold and distributed in their districts and kept numerical data on productivity by various spreadsheets, ran reports and exported data.
Manage sample supply, place orders for restock and distribution, and fill brochure requests for product information.
Interacted with clients regarding products and services.
Assist with office and field interior design duties, in-house design, and/or monitoring of significant parts of the design project.
Create and maintain displays.
Receive and screen telephone calls and e-mail messages, and provide assistance using independent judgment to determine those requiring priority attentions.
u THE ART INSTITUTE OF ATLANTA – SEPTEMBER 2006
u Bachelors of Fine Art – Degree in Interior Design GPA: 3.79
u Dean’s List 2005- 2006
u Habitat for Humanity
u Coach for Peachtree City Girls Softball Association
u Teacher’s assistant for Sumter County, school district
PORTFOLIO, REFERENCE, AND SALARY REQUIREMENTS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.