Senior Art Director

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Alexza Murrish

alexza.murrish@gmail.com | (444) 846-1587 | 402 S 13th St, Lincoln, NE 68508, USA

Summary


Experience


Senior Art Director at Companionship, NEMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 8 in the development and execution of an integrated advertising campaign that resulted in a 15% increase in sales.
  • Conceptualized, designed and oversaw production of all collateral for a successful product launch, including print ads, direct mail pieces and packaging design.
  • Researched, wrote and edited copy for award-winning ad campaigns that increased brand awareness by 20%.
  • Successfully pitched creative concepts to clients resulting in new business wins worth $5 million annually.

Art Director at Creative Works, NESep 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of 8 in the development and execution of an integrated advertising campaign that generated a 20% increase in sales for the client.
  • Successfully managed art direction for 4 simultaneous projects while staying within budget and meeting all deadlines.
  • Created an award-winning ad campaign that was recognized by both industry peers and clients alike.
  • Conceptualized and designed a highly successful direct mail piece that achieved a 5% response rate – well above industry average.

Associate Art Director at Full Spectrum, NESep 2012 - Aug 2017

  • Led a team of 4 designers in creating the look and feel for a new website that received 50,000 unique visitors in its first month.
  • Worked with copywriters to develop messaging for print ads that generated a 10% increase in sales.
  • Designed an email campaign that had a click-through rate of 15%.
  • Created social media graphics that increased engagement by 20%.

Education


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design at University of Nebraska-LincolnAug 2008 - May 2012

I have learned how to effectively communicate my ideas through the use of various graphic design software programs.

Skills


  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sketch
  • InVision
  • User Experience Design
  • Visual Design
  • Branding and Identity Development
  • 7. Art Direction

Samaia Hura

samaia.hura@gmail.com | (562) 708-9698 | Bentonville, AR

Summary


Experience


Senior Art Director at Cossatot Advertising, ARMar 2022 - Present

  • Ideated and executed an integrated marketing campaign that resulted in a 15% increase in web traffic.
  • Conceptualized and created artwork for 4 ad campaigns that generated $2.5 million in revenue.
  • Led a team of 5 designers to produce 200+ pieces of collateral per month.
  • Managed budgets totaling $1.8 million annually across all design projects.
  • Negotiated with vendors to secure cost-savings on print and production services.

Art Director at The Pollard Agency, ARSep 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Successfully managed and delivered 10+ projects with a team of 5-10 people.
  • Created artwork for 20+ products that achieved commercial success.
  • Worked with clients such as Coca Cola, Pepsi, Ford, etc.
  • Exhibited work in galleries across the country.
  • Received critical acclaim from art critics in major publications.
  • Awarded "Best Art Director" by XYZ magazine.

Associate Art Director at Stone Ward, ARJul 2012 - Jul 2017

  • Led a team of 4 designers in creating the look and feel for a new website that received 1 million unique visitors in its first month.
  • Ideated and created 10 original designs that increased click-through rates by 15%.
  • Trained 2 junior designers on best practices for web design, helping them to produce better quality work in less time.
  • Managed a budget of $50,000 for all design projects within the company, staying under budget while still delivering high-quality results.

Education


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design at University of ArkansasAug 2007 - May 2012

I've learned how to use industry-standard software to create digital art, illustrations, and designs.

Skills


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Dreamweaver
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Flash