• Senior Graphic Designer at Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Graphic Designer at Tapstone
  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Telic

Education

UCSD, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Visual Arts Design Studio

Background

Summary

Highly creative Graphic Designer with more than 11 years of experience in creating designs for both digital and print. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with well developed written and verbal communication abilities. Passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing strategies and campaigns; accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments.

Experience

  • Senior Graphic Designer

    Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

    October 2019 – PresentWoodland Hills

  • Graphic Design Contractor

    nimble·works

    September 2019 – Present(1 month)

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Graphic Design by Marissa Hoffman

    January 2008 – Present(11 years 9 months)Greater Los Angeles Area, Greater San Diego Area

    Logo Design, package design, invitation design, business card design, web layout design, ipad application design, poster design, digital art, landing page design, buck slips, postcards, stationary, flyers, and more.

    Recommendations (2)
  • Graphic Designer

    Tapstone

    February 2014 – August 2019(5 years 6 months)Santa Monica, California

    Graphic Designer– Re-branding, web banners, logo design, photo editing and manipulation, Online Marketing, web layout design, landing page design, presentation materials, animated gif banners, HTML emails, Copywriting, social media, packaging design, photography, creating/setting up advertorials, and prospecting clients.

    Recommendations (3)
  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Telic

    September 2013 – January 2014(4 months)

    Graphic Designer– Web banners, logo design, photo editing and manipulation, online marketing, web layout, presentation materials, and animated gif banners.

  • Graphic Designer

    Willis Allen Real Estate

    April 2013 – August 2013(4 months)san diego, ca

    Recommendations (1)
  • Marketing Coordinator

    Momentous Insurance Brokerage, Inc.

    December 2012 – 2013(10 months)

  • Graphic Designer

    ISAAY.com

    September 2012 – 2013(1 year 1 month)Burbank, CA

    •Layout design for promotional adds •Photo editing •Designed layout of web banners

  • Graphic Designer

    PackageX

    October 2011 – September 2012(11 months)Encino, CA.

    Logo Design, Web design, ipad application design.

    Recommendations (1)
  • Personal Assistant

    The Lopez Foundation

    October 2011 – September 2012(11 months)Encino/Burbank

    Administrative duties, social media, photography, stylist.

  • Marketing Coordinator/Graphic Artist

    Stong&Prouty

    October 2010 – October 2011(1 year)

    Marketing Manager— Rebranded the Strong & Prouty look, created flyers, business cards, buck slips, bios, presentation pages, stationary, cover pages, postcards, and created other promotional materials. Social Media Manager—Kept website current, updated Twitter account, ran Facebook business page, ran Facebook community page, created blog, created and placed adds through: Realtor.com, Craigslist, Zillow, Homes And Land, Postlets, and Trulia. Realtor Assistant––Assisted with open houses, showing properties, scheduling, kept MLS up to date, organized files, boundary searches for NOD’s, updating listing boards and other administrative duties.

  • Teaching Assistant/Substitue Teacher/ Photoshop Teacher

    Temple Beth Hillel

    June 2008 – June 2011(3 years)Valley Village

    Taught students grades pre-K through 6th general education, created art projects, observed students, worked one on one with students, childcare, graded tests and papers, taught religious school 1st-2nd grade, taught after school enrichment Photoshop class.

Education

  • UCSD

    Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Visual Arts Design Studio

    2003 – 2006

  • S.O.C.E.S

Languages

  • Basic American Sign Language

  • Some Spanish

  • Some Hebrew

  • Some French

Skills & Expertise

  • Advertising
  • Layout
  • Custom Invitations
  • CSS
  • Illustrator
  • Posters
  • Charcoal Drawings
  • Microsoft Office Xp
  • Online Marketing
  • Graphics
  • Digital Photography
  • Logo Design
  • Flyers
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Branding
  • Magazine Layout Design
  • Drawing
  • Fundraising
  • Corporate Identity
  • PowerPoint
  • Postcards
  • Marketing
  • InDesign
  • Oil Painting
  • Art
  • Charcoal Art
  • Research Design
  • Teaching
  • Photoshop
  • Image Editing
  • Oil on Canvas
  • Outlook
  • Gouache
  • Mac & PC platforms
  • Typography
  • HTML
  • Social Media
  • Microsoft Word
  • Business Cards
  • Pastel
  • Figure Painting
  • Web Design
  • Adobe Design Programs
  • Joomla
  • Constant Contact
  • Design logos
  • Vector Illustration
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Email Marketing
  • Oil Pastel

Certifications

  • Graphic Design

    , License