Hello, I am Scott

I am a professional graphic designer located in the greater metro Denver area.  I specialize in print and web design. I have been practicing design for almost nine years with clients and employers ranging from technological giants to non-profits.

Credence

Great design should not be limited to those who can afford it. It may be considered naïve, but I do not operate in the idea that you get what you pay for. I treat every client with the same drive and determination to make their project great. When you build someone up, you will rise with them.

Skills & Attributes

  • Creative Direction
  • Leadership
  • Problem-solving
  • Analytical
  • Advertising
  • Logo Design/Branding
  • Typography
  • Illustration
  • Publication Design

Education

COLORADO TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Bachelors of Science, Visual Communication

2005 - 2009

WESTWOOD COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

Associate of Science, Graphic Communication

2003 - 2005

Work Experience

ARA, A NEWMARK COMPANY

Graphic Designer

2014 - Present

  • Marketing material production and project management for a top-producing brokerage firm. Create proposals and offering memorandums for a 20-person brokerage team to market multi-million dollar apartment communities under tight and extremely time sensitive deadlines. Responsible for implementing and creating templates for new branding standards to streamline production and provide guidance for the marketing team. Consistent tasks include cartography, logo design, brochure layout, electronic marketing and prepress procedures.

SJL GRAPHICS, LLC

Owner/Designer

2013 - Present

  • Freelance work with customers ranging from leading technology corporations to non-profits and boutique companies. Provide design consultation and production from print to electronic marketing.

VAN GOGH AGAIN EDITIONS
& FINE ART WORLD, LLC

Freelance Graphic/Web Designer

2013–2014

  • Designed promotional materials such as: banners, logos, flyers, and post cards for clients. Used Adobe Photoshop for color correction of fine art for reprint. Managed and maintained social networking media like Blogger and Facebook. Customer service and client administration.

INTEL CORPORATION

Freelance Graphic Designer

2013

  • Conceptualized, Designed and Illustrated 2D iconic caricatures for 3D facial recognition software. Produced eye-catching graphical elements that represented each iconic figure’s cultural presence.

DENVER FILM SOCIETY

Graphic Designer

2008 & 2012

  • Managed and developed promotional materials for the annual Starz Denver Film Festival. Focus on brand management to provide proper recognition for donors and patrons. High pressure and time sensitive position due to deadlines and event management. Established strong relationships with printers and clients. Projects included annual report layout, ads, announcements, invitation cards, banners, and signage.