dedeyla conde

graphic and web designer



profile

Enthusiastic, driven Graphic Designer with seven years of experience in packaging design, corporate identity and branding. Skilled in design software, detail oriented and strong communication skills.

Created award-winning designs as Senior Graphic Designer. Quick learner in keeping up to date with software updates and tools. Currently studying web design and development.

skills

  • Project management
  • Logo design
  • Print design & layout
  • Photo touch-up
  • Creative thinking
  • Collaborative problem solving
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Software:
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • HTML 5 / CSS3
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Power Point

education

  • Platt College
  • San Diego, CA
  • Bachelors of Science in Media Arts with emphasis in Web Design and Development
  • March 2014 - Present
  • University of Texas PanAmerican
  • Edinburg, TX
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with Specialization in Graphic Design
  • Cum Laude Graduate
  • 2001 - 2006

work experience

  • June 2013 to Present
  • Red Chameleon Designs
  • San Diego, CA
  • Graphic Designer / Project Manager

Founding partner, responsible for creating marketing designs for the studio, including corporate identity, social media and web. Meet with prospective clients, introduce the company to obtain their graphic design needs and provide suggestions to effectively achieve clients final goal for project.

Create proposals, time lines and manage design and printing projects.

2014 - Designed winner logo for the Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 75th Anniversary logo competition.

  • 2007 to 2013
  • Design by Klein, Graphic Design Studio
  • McAllen, TX
  • Senior Graphic Designer

Research and provide estimates and proposals for clients new projects, budgets and schedules.

Project management, sending proofs, creating designs and mock-ups, follow up with clients for edits needed.

Consult with creative director and provide a day-to-day update status on all projects completed, pending and in progress.

Create press ready design layouts for printers and work with others, such as printers, designers or other technicians to effectively complete the final product

Lead graphic designer for Crunch Pak's sliced apples line packaging redesign projects.

  • Fall 2002
  • Walt Disney World College Program
  • Orlando, FL
  • Internship

Built transferable skills such as problem-solving, teamwork, guest service and effective communication.

Set up, organize and maintained assigned work station.