Eddie Ramirez

  • Design Professional (print, web, video), and Digital Content Manager (CMS)
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Entertainment

Previous positions

  • Web Content Management at LFP Internet Group
  • Assistant Art Director at DejaVu Consulting

Education

University California of Irvine, Bachelor of Arts, Studio Arts

Background

Summary

Professional Designer with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. Skilled in print design, photo retouch, corporate branding, web graphics, EPUB creation, digital publishing, and content management. Strong arts and design professional with a B.A. in Studio/Digital Arts from University California of Irvine.

Experience

  • Designer

    IXL MEDIA

    August 2017 – Present(2 years 2 months)Beverly Hills

    • Developed logo sketches into finalized logo designs for print and web. • Retouched, color corrected portrait and product pictures for print and web. • Designed corporate stationery, marketing collateral and web sliders for company websites. • Image retouching, color correction and restoring vintage images for publishing industry. • Collaborated with marketing teams, and managers to design printed ads in magazines • Concept designs for logos, websites, products, and developed them into final designs • Designed graphic and video assets for social media platforms.

  • Web Content Management

    LFP Internet Group

    June 2012 – July 2017(5 years 1 month)Beverly Hills, Ca.

    • Managed, and scheduled video content for 16 websites in a fast paced environment. • Experience with digital assets, built solid relationships with departments, and consultants. • Managed multiple time sensitive projects simultaneously and independently. • Assisted video editor in batch processing, and creating trailers for videos. • Transcoded videos using Adobe Encoder, and problem solved issues with video files. • Created an efficient workflow for videos and photos using Elevated X and legacy CMS. • Successfully met weekly deadlines of 36 video clips transcoded, and uploaded to websites. • Supported internal marketing department, and social media teams with graphic design assets • Designed web graphic sliders for main page of company website

  • Assistant Art Director

    DejaVu Consulting

    February 2011 – March 2012(1 year 1 month)Hollywoood,Ca

    • Designed flyers, calendars, marketing collateral, and supported art director with projects.. • Coordinated with vendors, clients and managers on all projects from start to finish. • Filmed and edited video for company website, and social media platforms. • Created and executed social networking a campaign utilizing Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. • Maintained a high level of design quality, and met aggressive deadlines on multiple projects.

  • Graphic Web Designer

    Eddie Ramirez Design

    January 2008 – 2011(3 years 9 months)Los Angeles, Ca.

    • Designed projects for web, print design, and video. • Managed design team of contract programmers and freelance web designers. • Designed and developed corporate stationary, marketing collateral and advertising. • Created web graphics, Flash banners, videos for Youtube, interfaces, and Flash animations. • Designed general graphic design assets for internal marketing departments.

  • Supervisor

    Tokyopop, Inc

    January 2003 – December 2008(5 years 11 months)

    • Created and implemented new digital imaging workflow. • Supervised and trained team of 5 imaging technicians. • Updated department production schedule via Tokyopop’s Content Management System. • Scanned halftone images, color slides, and original inked art pages. • Retouched and color corrected digitally reproduced images. • Troubleshooting equipment in the Digital Imaging department including hardware and software. • Conceptualized a project that involved RFID technology, in-store display, and website.

Education

  • University California of Irvine

    Bachelor of Arts, Studio Arts

    Minor in Digital Imaging.

    Activities and Societies

    • Mural and Student Alliance (MASA) • Minority in Research and Training (MIRT Program) • Advancing Chicanos/Hispanics in Science (SACNAS) • California Alliance Minority Program (CAMP) • Dr. A. Kantasamy UC Irvine School of Medicine – Studies on Cocaine Toxicity in Mice • Dr. R. Matsumoto UC Irvine School of Medicine – Cannula studies for Movement Disorders • UCI Claire Trevor School of Arts- Recipient of Dean’s Dream Team to create multimedia marketing packets for new design programs.

Skills & Expertise

  • High-end Retouching
  • Logos
  • Content Management
  • Flash
  • Creative Direction
  • Graphics
  • Corporate Identity
  • Photoshop
  • Image Manipulation
  • Web Content Management