Mark Lammie

13417 E Boston St

Chandler AZ 85225


Qualifications and Skills

Strong strategic and analytical thinker with the creative ability to turn diverse pieces of information into easily understandable metaphors and concepts
  • Collaborative team player with well developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Dynamic presentation skills in both large group and small one-on-one settings  
  • Managed advertising agency art production department work-flow and personnel
  • Strong computer and free-hand illustration skills
  • Expert level proficiency of Adobe CS products including: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat including the expert use of style sheets and other formatting tools
  • Hands-on trouble shooter for problem graphic files
  • Passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing strategies and campaigns

Professional Experience
Freelance Graphic Design & Production - Phoenix, AZ; Chattanooga, TN… 2010 - 2014 
Design and production of print and web advertising collateral materials for various clients


Isagenix - Phoenix, AZ: Freelance Designer / Production… 2008 - 2009
Design and production of various print and web advertising collateral for nutritional supplements distributor including annual conference display materials, brochures, posters, catalogs, and ads


Santy Advertising - Phoenix, AZ: Studio Manager / Graphic Designer… 2006-2008
Managed production department personnel, workflow, and equipment; created advertising materials for print and web use; Designed multiple projects in collaboration with client reps and AEs for Resolution Copper Mining Company and Northrup Grumman; Art directed large photo shoots for Lyon’s Gate Homes


Zelo Creative Group - Phoenix, AZ; Air Marketing - Phoenix, AZ; Tailford & Associates - Toledo, OH; 
Q Ltd - Ann Arbor, MI; Borders Group, Inc. - Ann Arbor, MI: Freelance Designer… 2004 - 2006 Design and production of print and web advertising collateral materials for various clients


Toledo School for the Arts - Toledo, OH: Digital Graphics Instructor / IT Manager / Graphic Designer… 2002 - 2004
Taught six daily vocational graphic design classes to senior high school students throughout the academic year; Created graphics materials for promotional and in-school use; IT and network management throughout the school campus; Developed and designed instructional materials and daily plans for use in the classroom; Instructed student video production projects


Communica, Inc - Toledo, OH: Senior Designer / Art Director… 1996 – 2001
Design and art direction of ads, collateral materials and web sites for various clients including Mercy Health Partners, 
MTS Seating, Owens Corning, and others; Created a very successful direct marketing campaign for Owens Corning whose rate of return of 3% far exceeded the average return rate of 1/2 - 2%; Directed multiple large and small photo shoots; ADDY Award winner for MTS poster

Related Experience: Digital Graphics Instructor
Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy -  Chattanooga, TN: Computer Graphic Instructor… 2010
Developed the curriculum and taught the proper use and understanding of computer technologies and software to economically and educationally “at-risk” inner-city junior high school students


Association for Visual Arts - Chattanooga, TN: Instructor for Computer Graphic Professionals… 2009-10
Instructed Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator classes and seminars to graphic design professionals using my self-created teaching materials and projects


Owens Community College – Oregon, OH: Adjunct Faculty… 1999 – 2002
Rated as a highly effective instructor of credited semester length graphic design courses using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Quark Xpress

Civic Activities: Event Planner and Organizer
Guerrilla Gallery - 2003: Secor Building, Toledo, OH; all proceeds benefited a performing arts high school


Guerrilla Gallery - 1999: Davis Building, Toledo , OH; all proceeds benefited a community based AIDS relief organization


Organized and promoted two one-night-only arts events which featured 45+ visual artists and sculptors, 10+ graffiti artists, 40+ spoken word artists, and multiple musical groups; Created and coordinated advertising PR blitz including newspaper articles, strategic posters, and “living” flyers for very successful arts benefits with attendance exceeding 1500 paying patrons per event

The Creative Show - Creative Club of Boston
Francis W. Hatch Awards - Advertising Club of Greater Boston;
ADDY Awards - Toledo Ad Club

Art Institute of Boston – Boston, MA – Advertising/Graphic Design
Bowling Green State University - Bowling Green, OH - English