Irene Webber

2nd

Previous positions

  • Graphic Designer at The Control Group Media Company, Inc.
  • Digital Content Designer at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Education

University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Graphic Design

 

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Background

Summary

I help companies build their brand presence and create meaningful content that shifts mindsets.

Experience

  • Senior Visual Designer

    Classy.org

    August 2019 – Present(2 months)Greater San Diego Area

  • Visual Designer

    Classy.org

    November 2017 – Present(1 year 11 months)San Diego, California

    • Creates effective and beautiful content for print, video, and digital media designed to fulfill campaign goals and champion the Classy brand. Projects include ebooks, presentation decks, social media posts, and infographics. • Prioritize and project manages my own workload while meeting critical milestones and deadlines.  • Clearly communicates conceptual ideas and design rationale. Completes projects by coordinating with team members and communicating progress to proper stakeholders. • Builds great relationships with design, development, marketing, and other teams through open, collaborative communication and a commitment to shared goals. • Amplifies marketing campaigns with well-designed content downloadables and promotional ads that bring the campaign’s art direction to life and that complements a user’s journey from start to finish.

  • Freelance Designer

    Self-Employed

    January 2013 – Present(6 years 9 months)

    I specialize in helping individuals and companies increase visibility by creating smart, provocative, and eye-catching work.

  • Graphic Designer

    The Control Group Media Company, Inc.

    June 2015 – November 2017(2 years 5 months)San Diego, California

    • Produces goal-oriented creative that is effective across a wide range of uses, including direct response, branding, social engagement, supportive, and standalone • Works within an established brand aesthetic, building on, complementing, and refining the current look and feel of supported brands • Maintains high awareness of trending web topics and creatively incorporates these into future content projects • Creates impactful interactive content and video, and translates a story into a power visual piece. Deliverables include both static and rich media • Student of viral online content, and translates this knowledge into actionable ideas • Works closely on projects with the team, and independently on projects I ideate • Brings a point of view that speaks to the “why” behind a piece of creative

  • Digital Content Designer

    The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

    February 2014 – June 2015(1 year 4 months)Las Vegas, Nevada

    • Collaborate with Art & Digital team and agency partners to create, shape and grow The Cosmopolitan’s digital content strategy and on-property digital experience. • Design, render and encode static and animated digital content. • Manage, schedule and deploy video content, guest interactive content, static and animated content and digital signage with the goal of ensuring the best possible guest experience and alignment to brand guidelines. • Maintain content and digital asset archive. • Interface with operations to identify unmet needs that can be supported through on-property content. • Document digital system operations and practices. • Coordinate with IT and Technical Services to maximize digital portal uptime, proactive maintenance and support. • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external partners on the integration of functionality and programming upgrades to digital systems and to develop and deploy innovative content solutions while engaging key stakeholders, ensuring project requirements are clearly and comprehensively documented, schedules are met and stakeholders are kept informed of project status, budget management, creative sign-off.

  • Art and Digital Content Specialist

    The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

    April 2012 – January 2014(1 year 9 months)Las Vegas, Nevada

    • Creative development, planning and implementation of content for the digital components of the guest experience including digital installations, LED exterior signage, interior digital signage and interactive directories, slot/video poker service window interface and toppers, guest room television interface and house channels, music and other relevant elements; • Interfacing with operations to develop opportunities to support business objectives through on-property content; • Production of still and motion graphics, as well as layout and design of documents, signage and other materials; • Deployment of digital content to the digital signage networks along with planning, maintenance, scheduling and facilitation of digital portal playlists; • Coordination, logging and trafficking of all digital content and signage requests; • Communication, development and administration of property art program including P3Studio and the artist-in-residence program, digital art portals and property art collection.

  • Graphic Design Intern

    UNLV College of Liberal Arts

    January 2010 – April 2012(2 years 3 months)Las Vegas, Nevada Area

    I had multiple internships while attending UNLV at fast-paced agencies which kept me on my toes. I quickly learned how to wear multiple hats and inject myself where needed. I had the opportunity to learn from so many talented people and pick up skills I hadn’t learned in my classes.

Education

Skills & Expertise

  • Event Planning
  • Advertising
  • Layout
  • Graphic Design
  • Content Management
  • Digital Signage
  • Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Sketch App
  • Artwork
  • Design Guidelines
  • Online Marketing
  • Photography
  • Art Direction
  • Graphics
  • Event Management
  • Logo Design
  • English
  • Digital Illustration
  • Branding & Identity
  • Microsoft Office
  • Facebook
  • Drawing
  • After Effects
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • InDesign
  • Presentation Boards
  • Photoshop
  • Teamwork
  • Image Editing
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Visual Design
  • Experience Design
  • Visual Identity Design
  • Typography
  • Organization Skills
  • HTML
  • Wireframing
  • Social Media
  • Mac OS
  • Web Design
  • Color
  • Brand Development
  • Vector Illustration
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Social Networking
  • Windows

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Irene cares about:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts and Culture
  • Civil Rights and Social Action
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Science and Technology