Owner/Photographer/Graphic Designer/ Social Media Specialist/Website Designer (12/25/09 - Current)
Fleur de Lis Visual Imagery, Lake Charles, LA, USA
Studied layouts, sketches of proposed illustrations, and related materials. Formulated concept and rendered illustration and detail from models, sketches, memory, and imagination. Discussed illustration at various stages of completion and made any changes that were necessary, according to the needs of the publisher. Selected typeface, draw lettering, lay out material. Produced graphic material and lettering to be used for title, background, screen advertising, commercial logo, and other visual layouts for motion picture production, television programming?? Established what the client wanted to achieve and the budget available for the project. Headed projects for clients if required, to ensure projects were constructed and finished according to the proposals and to keep control of design subjects that could arise on site. Edited, toned, captioned and uploaded photographs for news publications. Photographed high-quality images for both print and Internet distribution. Shot photographs in controlled lab, field and remote environments. Archived photographs on computers and servers.
Design Marketing Material Managed office supplies, vendors, organization and upkeep. Greeted numerous visitors, including VIPs, vendors and interview candidates. Archived photographs on computers and servers. Planned and prepared for all on-location and studio shoots. Shot photographs in controlled lab, field and remote environments
Calcasieu Parish School Board/LaGrange Senior High School, Lake Charles, LA
Greeted visitors entering the office, determined the nature and purpose of visit and directed them to the appropriate destination. Frequently used word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software. Maintained consistent use of graphic imagery in materials and other marketing outreach. Formatted text and graphics for blog posts, newsletters and other materials. Generated computer graphics and page-layout software, graphic elements and photography. Designed advertisements, banners and signage from concept through completion.
Manage social media team and maximizes revenues though inventory management and serving customer needs via social media. Weekly report of new client media campaign management. Weekly report of completed task and or contact information. Develops implements and communicates social media strategies/action plans and training for social media team. Works with Digital Sales Manager to successfully market digital/interactive advertising and content. Lead the social and marketing efforts of specified station media events. Manages inventory and pricing through coordination with the sales Coordinates social media campaigns with other departments Coordinate events Create marketing material Create web content.
Brand Rep (10/2015 - Current)
Hollister Co., Lake Charles, LA
Assisted customers and answered all their questions about our products. Assisted clients to find items, informed about products' characteristics, compared different models, described purchase terms and conditions, provided information about warranties and recommended one product or another according to customers' needs. Dealt with the cash register, returns and exchange requests. Organized items, controlled inventory and cleaned the store. Explained and demonstrated products to customers to help them to make purchases. Dealt with payments using credit card machines and totalized sales on daily basis. Promoted our products within the store.
Northwestern State University (Online), 2018, Lake Charles
Business, Bachelor of Business Administration in Management