Byron Cooke byroncooke.net email@example.com Visual Designer 202.704.1443 OVERVIEW Education A native Washingtonian, Byron is a multidisciplinary creative who specializes in George Mason University visual design, both print and digital. Byron’s’s philosophy of continuity, resilience and simplicity result in elegant and sophisticated works aimed to 2006 - 2008, FAIRFAX, VA please aesthetically and function efficiently. As a true artisan, when not in front of his computer, Byron can be found traveling to a new city to photograph, B.A in Art & Visual Technology seeking inspiration in art museums, or sketching architectural concepts. THE ART INSTITUTE OF WASHINGTON Work Experience 2003 - 2005, ARLINGTON, VA A.A in GRAPHIC DESIGN Marriott / Experience Designer NATIONAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY AUGUST 2019 - PRESENT, BETHESDA, MD 1999 - 2003, FT. WASHINGTON, MD Works collaboratively with management to develop the experience design team, promoting best practices and design approaches that align with HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA company culture. Produces and directs breakthrough digital design solutions intended to drive revenue within both the mobile web and native app experiences. Routinely works with external vendors, design agencies, and provide insights to internal business partners. CAPABILITIES The Creative Group / Freelance Designer GRAPHIC DESIGN • BRANDING • EDITORIAL • PACKAGING • MAR 2016 - AUGUST 2019, WASHINGTON, DC WEB DESIGN • USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN • ILLuSTRATION • PHOTOGRAPHY • VIDEOGRAPHY • MOTION GRAPHICS Worked in various senior design roles utilizing both print and digital skills. Companies/Agencies include: Gartner, Huge, Georgetown University, GMMB, Deliver Strategies, 360 Live Media, Eastern Research Group, and the American Coatings Association. Skills APCO Worldwide / Global Marketing Designer Photoshop • Illustrator • InDesign • Sketch • XD • FEB 2015 - MAR 2016, WASHINGTON, DC Premiere • After Effects • Final Cut • HTML/CSS • Creative lead for marketing and new business development initiatives Webflow • Wordpress • DRUPAL • PowerPoint • including: reports, business proposals, and print and digital presentations. Keynote • Lightroom • Dreamweaver • INVISION Supported over 30 offices located stateside and internationally. SevenTwenty Strategies / Graphic Designer JUNE 2014 - DECEMBER 2014, WASHINGTON, DC Designed advertisements, direct mail, proposals, brochures, logos, web pages and other communication materials. Instrumental in mid-term elections direct mail campaigns.