Michelle Roque Resume


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Michelle Roque Resume

  1. 1. Early in my career, I was responsible Experiencefor projects which were normallyreserved for more senior designers. Design DirectorWith these opportunities, I’ve Lonny Magazine - New York, New York - 6.09 - Presentgained experience beyond my well- Design visual direction for online publication, including market/front of the bookseasoned seven years. Recently, I departments and features. Work closely with editors and writers to design visual storyhave worked as both Design Director concepts. Commission illustrations. Art direct photographers and stylists in conceptand Production Manager for Lonny of photo shoots. Select images for layout. Managed production schedule. CreateMagazine, managing a team of five. and conceptualize all front end web/blog design for brand. Overall, responsible forI am a self-starter that can succeed creating and executing design concepts as well as maintaining visual appearance,in both start-up and corporate usability and brand continuity.environments. I am highly conceptual,detail-oriented, hands-on, and canbe relied on to handle any aspect of Principal Designera project—from vendor bids to pre- Michelle Loves Design - New York, New York - Presentpress. My passion lies in print, but I Past Clients:have a talent for user interface web Caudelie • Lierac • NYU Stern Business School • It’s Intoxicating • Nove Roma • Blackdevelopment. With a willingness tolearn, witty sense of humor, and a love Opal • Ripplu NYC • Premiere Designers • Vanderbilt Foods • Nesbit • Granookiesfor food, my imaginative style can bea great addition to your team. Senior Art Director - Marketing Phyto/Ales Group - New York, New York - 7.05 - 6.08 Launch products, develop and maintain the brand’s image and formulate marketingEducation and communication plans to generate, maintain and increase existing business.Parsons School of Design, NY, NY Conceptualize, create, design, and pre-press production of marketing materials2003 - 2006 (including direct mail, print advertising, POP, outdoor signage, promotional materials,Bachelor of Fine Art in web graphics, collateral, etc.) from concept through completion. Project manage newCommunication Design: and current jobs throughout several divisions of the company (includes all productionConcentration in Packaging corrections, adjustments, creative design, researching/editing of hi-res imagery, image retouching, creation of illustrations; brand concepts, preparation of comps and/orCSU Sacramento, Sacramento, CA PDFs for approvals). Collaborate with Sales and Public Relations on conception of1996 - 2002 monthly campaigns, promotions and product focus.Studied Graphic Design andCommunications Graphic Designer Traffic NYC - New York, New York - 12.04 - 7.05Skills Conceptualized and designed marketing collateral and website for Traffic ArtistComputer - PC / Apple Product from concept to completion. Managed development of Traffic website.Programs - Windows 98/XP, Designed promotional materials for each talent. Archive and organize talent’sMac OS 9/X; Adobe: InDesign, portfolios. Layout of apparel designs.Illustrator, Photoshop; Director,Flash, and Dreamweaver; InternMicrosoft Office; QuarkXPress Entertainment Weekly: Art Department - New York, New York - 12.03 - 12.04 Update and renew illustrator contracts. Maintain art department flat files. Distribute tear sheets to illustrators. Archive and organize art department magazine files. PrepareWebsite layouts for contest submission. Update illustrators in issue log. Minor administrativemichellelovesdesign.tumblr.com duties and scanning. 47-09 38th St #3 | LIC, NY 11101 | 917.804.6744 | michelle@michellelovesdesign.com | michellelovesdesign.tumblr.com