Faranak Emami

  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Consultant
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Designer at Lakeshore Learning Materials
  • Freelance Designer at Creative Circle

Education

California State University-Fullerton, Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), Graphic Design

Public Profile

Background

Summary

A savvy visual artist with a broad graphic design skills including: composition, color, photography, photo manipulation, retouching, typography, pattern, illustration and layout. A creative and passionate thinker who loves to design by combining simple and effective design elements, color, typography and photography to convey the content. Variety of projects include: brand identity, stationery system, book jackets, CD covers, PowerPoint slides, magazine spreads, bus/car wraps, banners, brochures, splash pages, web banners, website design, season ticket booklets, newspaper ads, magazine ads, event tickets, ad campaigns, posters, social media, social media marketing and blogs. Creative Graphic Designer with extensive experience in multimedia, marketing and print design. Dynamic team player, highly skilled in client and vendor relations. Passionate and inventive creator of marketing strategies and campaigns; accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements. • Coordinated and supported marketing group to provide a multimedia solution that shares the same branding, marketing strategy and overall theme. Coordinated projects to include time-lines, proofing, and evaluating marketing goals and design with the vendors. • Created brochures, flyers, postcards or other print materials for the events, newspaper advertisements, presentation materials, newsletters, posters, calendars, brochures, digital manipulations, web layout design and various direct marketing projects.. • Completed working closely with clients to create vision, conceive designs, and consistently meet deadlines and requirements. • Participated in production of print and promotional items for key clients under direction of Marketing Department and Art Director. Worked closely with Photo department on photo retouching and color corrections.

Experience

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Consultant

    January 2017 – Present(2 years 9 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Designer

    Lakeshore Learning Materials

    July 2016 – January 2017(6 months)Carson, California

    Design consultant

  • Freelance Designer

    Creative Circle

    February 2016 – July 2016(5 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Designer

    Fishman and Tobin

    September 2015 – March 2016(6 months)Encino, California

    Designer

  • Consultant/Designer

    Lakeshore Learning Materials

    July 2014 – October 2014(3 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Consultant/Graphic Designer

    Freelance

    October 2007 – July 2014(6 years 9 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Designer

    Anschutz Entertainment Group

    March 2003 – October 2007(4 years 7 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

Education

  • California State University-Fullerton

    Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), Graphic Design

Languages

  • English

    Full professional proficiency

  • German

    Professional working proficiency

Skills & Expertise

  • Brochures
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustrator
  • Posters
  • Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • Logo Design
  • Flyers
  • Branding & Identity
  • PowerPoint
  • Postcards
  • InDesign
  • Packaging
  • Photoshop
  • Image Editing
  • Visual Arts
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Image Manipulation
  • Typography
  • Visual Communication
  • Social Media
  • Web Design
  • Social Media Marketing