PR Assistant 2013, Contract Designer 2014, Publicist 2015 – 2017
Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds, Sonoma County, CA
May 2013 – Nov 2017
Management of all publicity and marketing for the Sonoma County Fair, Harvest Fair, Wine Country Racing, Jockey Club, Fair Foundation and Event Center. Duties include but are not limited to website content management; social media management; budgeting; securing contract services for copy writing, photography, videography, graphics support and translation; planning for outreach events; buying advertising in print, radio and digital media; creating artwork for and designing ad layouts, fair magazine, direct mail pieces, brochures, daily schedules, outdoor advertising, programs and more.
Production Assistant 2007, Production Coordinator 2008-2014, Designer & Web Assistant 2014-2017
Mar 2007 – Mar 2017
Combined experience with the equine industry & graphic design to uniquely help Westwynde clients with their print and web projects. Duties included but were not limited to managing the production schedule, collecting project instructions and materials, working with vendors and publications, designing ad layouts, assisting with the production of projects, updating over a dozen websites in Dreamweaver and WordPress, and being the client’s main point of contact (therefore building client relationships).
Director of Graphics
Glassical Designs, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Dec 2013 – Feb 2015
Created black & white vector layouts & graphics for engraving on various glass & crystal corporate awards. Also designed templates for new award pieces and illustrated line drawings of detailed cityscapes and other special image requests. Responsible for art direction, schedule and workload management, final proofing, order detail checks, quality assurance of all artwork, logo or image re-draws, and seeing projects through to production.