RESUME


Kim OReilly

Freelance Creative

  • Art Direction
  • Social Media Management
  • Digital Illustration & Character Design
  • Small-Business Copywriting
  • Brand Identity & Management
  • General Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Storyboarding

JUN 11–dec 17


NextGen New Media

Art Director

Previously Held
Graphic Designer

Responsible for direction of art and graphic design used in mobile and web applications. Some clients include T-Mobile, U.S. Department of Education, MicroTech, DAU, CSC

Primary Responsibilities

  • Storyboarding (UI Flow; Animation)
  • Art direction
  • Mobile / Web App UI Design
  • Pitch Deck Creation
  • Brand Identity
  • Game Design
  • Digital Illustration & Character Design

APR 15–MAY 16


Drissi Advertising

Jr. Art Director

Previously Held
Sr. Designer / Associate Producer / Production Coordinator

Established and maintained ongoing communication with creative, production, and engineering departments to ensure timely execution, quality control, and follow-through from design transmittal to production. Performed various design and creative tasks, as directed through and by the Creative Director.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Primary point-of-contact in the absence of the Creative Director
  • Managing and mentoring the creative team
  • Project coordination and management
  • Photo and Key Art Composition / Concept Sketching
  • Digital Renderings of Multi-dimensional Advertising, Retail / POP Display, and Package Design
  • Physical and digital mock-up creation

OCT 13–OCT 14


The Walt Disney Company

Production Artist
& Designer

Maintained brand integrity and consistency throughout digital and print, as well as translating particular business units and customer experience objectives into practical designs that helped drive sales and marketing results. Several synergy projects included: Radio Disney Music Awards 2014, Muppets: Most Wanted, Maleficent, Star Wars Rebels, and other programs/IPs.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Designing onsite and offsite print collateral
  • Designing digital assets for social media and mobile apps
  • Researching up-to-date trends for targeted demographics
  • Logo Design / Brand Identity
  • Physical and digital mock-up creation

Industries

Movie/theatrical advertising, animation, entertainment, sports and athletic apparel, video games and eSports, military/government, education


Productivity

Gmail / GSuite
Google Drive
DropBox / Keynote
Adobe Bridge / MS Office
 Discord / Teamwork
Podio / Adobe Acrobat


Creative

Adobe CC: Photoshop /
Illustrator / InDesign
Lightroom
Foundry Modo 3D
Copy-Editing
Scrivener (Writing)
Premiere (Basic)


Development / OS

CSS / HTML / Basic Python
OSX / iOS / Windows
Sublime Text 3 / Sketchup


Hardware

Wacom tablets and Cintiqs
DSLR Photography


Other

Familiar with most printing processes and the creation of die-lines for table-cutting

Experience with hand-cutting miniature mock-ups

Some experience with pre-production for live events


Social Media Platforms

Facebook / Instagram

Twitter & Tweetdeck

Tumblr / Snapchat

Wordpress

Hootsuite/Buffer