DJ Asmus Senior Graphic Designer
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SENIOR DESIGNER - PRINT & DIGITAL DESIGNER WITH 16+ YEARS OF DESIGN EXPERIENCE
Graphic Design – Global Conferences/Product Display Design
Brand Design & Development | Social Media Creative Design | Branding Insights & Trends | Trade Show Booth Design
Senior-Level Designer with a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design and a well-rounded and diverse history of experience in typography, color theory, brand management, photography, email campaign design, illustration, advertising, marketing, logo design, and social media management. Strong track record of innovative achievements overseeing, leading, and delivering projects throughout the project lifecycle while meeting and exceeding all milestones. Effective communicator, skilled at working with internal and external stakeholders to meet project objectives. Core competencies/areas of expertise include:
Creating Uniformed Visuals and Messaging ü Photograph/Color Editing/Typography
Creative Deliverables, Projects & Campaigns ü Marketing Design (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Graphic Design (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) ü Creative Suite Platform Management
Verbal, Interpersonal, and Written Communications
Text BoxSuperior Industries, Inc |12/2010 – 10/2020
Senior Graphic Designer
Creative strategist and visionary accountable for leading and guiding the ideation, development, and implementation of graphic designs for print, digital/web, and trade show applications.
Championed key strategies to successfully print and ship 3K+ product handbooks and pieces of information.
Developed and managed the print shop and marketing-based shipping department.
Dynamic and strategic in saving the company thousands by personally handing in-house designs for CON/AGG-CONEXPO 2011, 2014, 2017, and 2020.
Increased efficiency by 25% by upgrading the task management system, streamlining the marketing process.
Drove a 40% improvement in end-user product awareness by overhauling Superior Industries’ and Westmor Industries’ print media.
Increased profitability by driving 40+ leads for the sales team with the successful design of Westmor Industries’ social media ad campaigns.
Additional Career History
Graphic Designer, Display Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Graphic Designer, Mountain States Specialties Inc., Tempe, AZ
Education, Licenses, & Certifications
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design, Minnesota State University - Moorhead, MN
Certifications: Dale Carnegie Course (Currently Enrolled)
Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat)
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)