Christine David

  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Freelance Designer
  • San Diego, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Administration Assistant at SafeSplash Swim Schools – Franchisor
  • Marketing Assistant at World Gym International LLC

Education

San Diego City College, , Business Administration and Management, General

Background

Summary

Graphic Designer with 4+ years experience in print, marketing campaigns & web and social media design. I am intrigued with creating designs through effective visual communication and strong marketing tactics/strategies. CORE STRENGTHS — Strong organizational and interpersonal skills — Keen eye for aesthetics — Flexible work ethic and ability to prioritize within varying and demanding deadlines — Goal-focused and team-oriented

Experience

  • Graphic Designer

    Freelance artist/designer

    August 2014 – Present(5 years 2 months)Greater San Diego Area

    • Oversees the design process and strategically plans timelines of projects accordingly to deadlines. • Maximizes client satisfaction by ensuring attentiveness, solution efficiency, and dependability. • Implements design knowledge and strategies into projects to explore effective solutions.

  • Administration Assistant

    SafeSplash Swim Schools – Franchisor

    August 2016 – June 2017(10 months)Chula Vista, California

    • Developed pool rules for World Gym and Safe Splash Swim School. • Resolved scheduling system issues for classes and incorporated financial charges to client accounts. • Expanded clientele via customer service and efficient business strategies and tactics.

  • Marketing Assistant

    World Gym International LLC

    December 2016 – April 2017(4 months)Chula Vista, California

    • Executed marketing campaign collaterals for three brand affiliates: SafeSplash, Sky Zone and World Gym. • Increased World Gym clientele via inquiries/referrals due to creation of personal training posters. • Coordinated with various department personnel within all companies throughout project development process.

  • Graphic Designer

    Skinit Acquisition, LLC

    November 2014 – March 2015(4 months)Greater San Diego Area

    • Analyzed trending designs and applied productive marketing practices in order to add new content to website. • Designs were selected and available for purchase on Skinit website (themes: Valentines, sorority/fraternity, music, chevron patterns). • Accelerated production workload by collaborating with team and on applying licensed designs onto electronic device templates.

  • Administrative Secretary

    Platinum Health Care Services, Corp.

    March 2009 – September 2012(3 years 6 months)Greater San Diego Area

    • Utilized Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to boost business productivity and establish strong business strategies. • Applied organizational abilities to complete daily administrative duties including filing documents, managing staff calls, and collating BLS certification packets.

Education

  • San Diego City College

    Business Administration and Management, General

    2017 – 2020

  • San Diego City College

    Associate of Arts (A.A.), Graphic Design

    2011 – 2014

Skills & Expertise

  • Advertising
  • Branding
  • Marketing Materials
  • Layout
  • Brochures
  • Graphic Design
  • Banners
  • Pre-press
  • Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Pattern Design
  • Photography
  • Graphics
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Logo Design
  • Creative Services
  • Photo Retouching
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Administrative Assistance
  • Branding & Identity
  • Microsoft Office
  • PowerPoint
  • Marketing
  • InDesign
  • Photoshop
  • Image Editing
  • Data Entry
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Brand Identity
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Pre-press Experience
  • Typography
  • Visual Communication
  • Microsoft Word
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Web Design
  • Adobe Photoshop

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer

    Father Joe’s Villages

    2004 – 2007Poverty Alleviation

    “St. Vincent de Paul Village is the largest rehabilitation program for the homeless in San Diego meeting the needs of 851 men, women, and children living at the Village each day. We also serve up to 3,000 meals a day. Without our dedicated corps of volunteers, our staff could not provide the comprehensive range of services and programs to serve our homeless and needy neighbors who turn to us for help.” — via http://www.svdpv.org Duties include: • Serving food to the homeless • Maintained cleanliness of kitchen/dining environment • Assistance in event set-ups