Mark Lammie


13417 E Boston St


Chandler AZ 85225


423-227-6424


markelammie@gmail.com

Qualifications and Skills

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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

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

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