P.O. Box 1758 • Painesville, OH 44077
Phone: (440) 413-2549 • E-mail:
O b j e c t i v e

As an experienced graphic designer my goal is to continue in the never-ending pursuit of visual
excellence while keeping an eye on the ultimate goal of selling the client’s goods or services.

E x p e r i e n c e

WOLF DESIGN — Painesville, Ohio — July 2003–Present
Owner / Creative Director
As a freelance designer for multiple clients I create and produce various projects including direct
mail, logo designs, marketing collateral pieces, space ads and informational Web sites.

MCMILLENCOMMUNICATIONS — Missouri City, Texas — June 1994–June 2003
Director of Publishing Operations / Creative Director
Joined the publishing services and circulation fulfillment company in its infant stages and helped it
grow from a half dozen publications to over 30 currently active titles. Provided design and
copywriting services for various circulation-generating campaigns such as direct mail, space ads,
telemarketing and advance renewals. Also created and maintained

SUMMIT PRESS — Missouri City, Texas — Dec. 1997–Sept. 1999
Creative Director
Instrumental in the publishing of various titles including Xtreme Sports (4-color, hardcover),
Texas Golf (4-color, hardcover), Texas Gardening — Wildflowers (4-color, softcover), and
Texas Gardening — Vegetables (4-color, softcover). Oversaw and assisted in the design and
editorial direction of each title while managing a staff of editors, writers, photographers
and designers.

MCMILLEN PUBLISHING — Missouri City, Texas — July 1995–Sept. 1999
Art Director / Managing Editor
Created and produced different publications in a wide array of formats from Texas Gulf Coast
Gardening (4-color newsletter) and Texas Garden Almanac (black and white softcover) to 49ers
Report (4-color tabloid) and 49ers Report Football Guide (4-color magazine). Worked alongside an
editor, designer and photographer in addition to hiring freelancers for each title.

PRO FOOTBALL PUBLICATION ASSOCIATION — Missouri City, Texas — Sept. 1994–Dec. 1999
Art Director
Coordinated, designed and produced all space ads, advertising materials and media kits for a group
of independent publishers representing 22 different NFL team publications. Four-color ads appeared
in USA Today, Playboy, The Sporting News, and numerous pro football annuals.

GRAND MEDIA CORPORATION — Berea, Ohio — April 1990–Feb. 1994
Art Director / Managing Editor
Responsible for everything from initial design to final production of Browns News/Illustrated, the
Official Publication of the Cleveland Browns (26 iss./year). Also designed all collateral materials
including space ads, media kits, schedule cards and fulfillment inventory. Responsibilities were
additionally the same for 49ers Report and Oiler News, the official publications of the
San Francisco 49ers and Houston Oilers respectively.

PIP PRINTING — Mentor, Ohio — August 1987–April 1990
Graphic Designer
Designed and prepared for printing 80% of all artwork produced for four Northeast Ohio

E d u c a t i o n

B.F.A., Advertising Design, 1987
Achieved the President’s and Dean’s Lists, exhibited in the annual student show, and was a CCAD
scholarship recipient.

S k i l l s

Some artists use a paint brush. My brush is the Macintosh computer system. Proficient with Quark,
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Freehand, Pagemaker and GoLive.
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