Elvin Piring

  • Creative Services & Graphic Designer at AleSmith Brewing Company
  • Chula Vista, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Color Department Lead/Graphic Designer at Advance Reprographics
  • Art Director at Flag Crafters, Inc.

Education

University of California San Diego, BA, Visual Arts(Studio), Chemistry

Background

Summary

Exceptional Senior Graphic Designer with extensive experience in print/web design and production. Dynamic team player and natural-born leader. Excellent in communication skills, with well-developed written and verbal. Highly adept at interpersonal and collaborative efforts, as evidenced by employer/client satisfaction. Classically trained as an artist in drawing and painting with the ability to apply artistic concepts and knowledge to all design work, resulting in work both strong in theory and production/press-ready upon completion.

Experience

  • Creative Services & Graphic Designer

    AleSmith Brewing Company

    September 2016 – Present(3 years 1 month)San Diego, CA

    Graphic Design, Creative Writing, and Limited Marketing Duties. Workload includes beer label design, logo design, bottle text, ads, event promotional material, social media posts, merchandise/apparel design, etc.

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  • Senior Graphic Designer/Owner

    formula-g design lab

    2000 – Present

    Formula-G Design Lab is an independently owned, innovative graphic design firm based in San Diego County. Our goal is to meet and exceed all of your design needs with our “customized formulas” for creative success. We are client-driven and are ready to handle your graphic design project with the highest level of customer service and skill. Why Formula-G? Find out more at our website: http://www.formula-g.com

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  • Color Department Lead/Graphic Designer

    Advance Reprographics

    February 2010 – September 2016(6 years 7 months)San Diego, CA

    In charge of managing, delegating, and producing all jobs submitted to my department. Oversee creative work from designers, providing guidance and art direction. Daily workload includes such tasks as graphic design, company marketing, pre-press, small and large format printing and scanning, color correction, printer calibration, cutting, maintaining supplies inventory, and product quality control. Provide customer service regarding files and design work.

  • Art Director

    Flag Crafters, Inc.

    January 2001 – October 2007(6 years 9 months)

  • QA Tester

    Lightspan

    2000 – 2001

Education

  • University of California San Diego

    BA, Visual Arts(Studio), Chemistry

    1995 – 2000

  • Rowland High School

    High School Diploma

    1991 – 1995

Skills & Expertise

  • Advertising
  • Graphic Design
  • Pre-press
  • Flash
  • Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Posters
  • Creative Direction
  • Poster Design
  • Art Direction
  • Graphics
  • Logo Design
  • InDesign
  • Art
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • HTML
  • Social Media
  • User Interface Design
  • Web Design
  • Brand Development
  • Email Marketing