EXPERT CREATIVE SOLUTIONS
Award-winning Art Director/Designer with fearless ambition to make creative visions come to life while exceeding expectations!
10+ years experience in creative with 5 of them spent in one of the world's finest and fastest-paced PR agencies, designing content and driving the storytelling experience for 85+ globally renowned brands through a variety of different print, digital, web and presentation projects/campaigns and ideation.
I believe in the old saying, that a picture can tell a thousand words. I also believe that the same picture can communicate absolutely nothing without the application of innovative, creative, engaging and impactful design.
The content being consumed and shared by the generations of todays society is more extravagant, unique, on-demand and personal than ever before. To keep up with the digital age, and an ever changing markets, creatives must be versatile. My mission is to create story-telling content that connects with audiences on all of those levels using my expertise and skillsets in design and management, the experience I have with high-end brands and how to spread their messages, my attention to detail and the love I put into my work.
MY SKILL SETS IN SOFTWARE
HTML & CSS
Bernzomatic 'Find Your Fire' Community Grants Microsite
2017 Platinum Sabre Winner (PR Week) - 'Best PR Program'
During my time at Zeno, I have won awards for content creation, worked on 85+ major brands (most being globally revered) and my responsibilities for each brand, project or campaign have varied based on storytelling methodologies, content media outlet or purpose of the content itself.
I have the ability to work under my own direction or as supervised by a manager, possess strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Due to my organization and time management skills, I can multitask across multiple projects, never missing deadlines and I am highly capable at managing, educating and growing small creative teams, while leading by example and offering unparalleled guidance.
2015 - 2020
Direction | Design | Dev
Freelancing for various clients on local and global scales. My job description for these projects entails the full design process, including direction, design and development of elements and assets. From ideation to estimation to conceptualization and eventually finalization, I am there from start to finish ensuring quality, timely milestone marks being hit and a good experience with my clients and brands all up until final delivery.
Ryan Burke Design
2011 - CURRENT
I was outsourced for a short term contract to redesign and elevate the In-Store overhead display menu boards for various companies. I was responsible for layout and image edits for all assets needed across the projects. There were photographers that I worked with to get the right imagery and aesthetic for most of the custom shots.
Coates Sign Co.
2011 - 2012