Commercial Designer

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Tanieka Wellard | (516) 850-2465 | Hilo, HI


As a commercial designer, I have over 5 years experience in the industry. My work revolves around creating designs for businesses and organizations to promote their products or services. This includes everything from advertisements and website layouts to product packaging and trade show booths. In every project, my goal is to create an effective design that meets the client’s needs while also capturing their unique voice. My skills include concept development, art direction, typography, layout, and production coordination.


Commercial Designer at A&B Graphic Design, HIMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 4 designers in the development of an ad campaign that generated $2.5 million in sales.
  • Conceptualized and designed a trade show booth that garnered 10,000 leads over the course of 3 days.
  • Created a packaging design for a new product line that resulted in a 20% increase in sales.
  • Developed an online advertising campaign that increased web traffic by 35%.
  • Designed a direct mail piece that had a 5% conversion rate.

Associate Commercial Designer at Rim Advertising, HIJul 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led the design of 3 commercial projects from start to finish, within budget and on schedule.
  • Collaborated with architects, engineers and other designers to create cohesive designs.
  • Negotiated with vendors and suppliers for materials, furnishings and equipment.
  • Presented design concepts to clients and made revisions based on feedback.
  • Coordinated installation of all finishes, furniture and fixtures.


Associate of Arts in Commercial Design at Hawaii Pacific UniversitySep 2012 - May 2017

I have learned how to use the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.


  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sketch
  • InVision
  • User Experience Design
  • User Interface Design
  • Visual Design

Davie Blythe | (486) 692-2443 | Bowling Green, KY


I am a commercial designer with over 5 years of experience. I have worked on projects for small businesses and large corporations alike. My skills include brand development, graphic design, and project management. I am a strategic thinker who can see the big picture while also paying attention to the details. I have a proven track record of successfully managing projects from start to finish. My clients appreciate my ability to translate their vision into reality.


Commercial Designer at Bluegrass Creative, KYJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 4 designers in creating an annual report for a major corporation. The project was completed on time and under budget.
  • Created a corporate identity package for a new company that included logo design, business cards, letterhead, and envelopes.
  • Designed an advertising campaign that increased sales by 20% for a regional retailer.
  • Won 3rd place in an international design competition for my poster design promoting recycling.

Associate Commercial Designer at Imagination Marketing Group, KYSep 2017 - May 2022

  • Led the design of 3 successful ad campaigns that generated a total of $2 million in revenue.
  • Designed 5 new product packaging designs that led to a 10% increase in sales.
  • Managed a team of 4 designers and helped them create 15 successful marketing materials.
  • Trained 2 new designers on company software and processes.
  • Created 20 original designs for web and print applications.


Associate of Arts in Commercial Design at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KYAug 2012 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator), layout and design, color theory, typography, and print production.


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Sketching
  • Typography
  • Layout design
  • User experience (UX) Design principles and methods for creating effective user interfaces.