ABOUT ME

#ART DIRECTOR / WEB DESIGNER

Email: jweeksdesigns@aol.com

www.jeffweeks.net
Born: 1979

Art is the nexus of creative intuition and refined technical skill ...

  • EMPLOYMENT

    • Agora / Sovereign Society

      Art Director April 2014 - Present

      Design and execute both national and international efforts for several high profile print publications and related web/app deployments. In addition, I work closely with management for both marketing and web departments to oversee and instruct the execution of web, digital, print and marketing assets on multiple fronts between several offices and traveling writers.

    • CPS Products

      Art Director May 2010 - April 2014

      Create and manage all outlets of day to day media submissions and online marketing goals as well as all levels of brand management including print materials such as catalogs, flyers, brochures, and product packaging.

    • BCC College

      Professor of Web Design / Graphic Design January 2010 - January 2012

      Professor of intermediate to advanced Photoshop, as well as interactive Flash design. Responsibilities included goal focused projects to increase not only imagination and technical skills, but teamwork and group conceptual collaboration as well.

    • Cash 4 Gold

      Web Designer / Graphic Design June 2009 - January 2010

      Assisted in the development of all forms of social media, press releases, newsletter campaigns, as well as lead tracking and generation for online marketing efforts. For the creative department, I additionally functioned as an assistant to the creative director during his absence to ensure the design staff stayed on task and on schedule for materials being prepared for various design driven marketing efforts.

    • Ingear Fashions

      Web Director / Graphic Design June 2005 - January 2009

      Responsibilities included conceptualizing and creating art for both web or print mediums. Examples of such products would be T-Shirts, hats, towels, skateboards, sandals, catalogs, business cards, magazines, tri-fold mailers, postcards, advanced photo retouching, HTML/CSS Design, Flash Design, as well as 2D, 3D and multi-media presentations.

  • EDUCATION

    • Graphic Arts Degree

      Broward College 2001 - 2003

      Studied with heavy focus on Adobe applications Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, AfterEffects and all fundamental 2D and 3D computer design concepts. Application for each included all print related mediums such as logo design, catalogs, brochures, posters, newsletters and many other forms of marketing deliverables.

    • Fine Art

      Tallahassee Community College 1999 - 2001

      Studied Freehand Drawing, Drawing Techniques, 2-D Design, as well as several traditional mediums of fine art, such as painting with acrylic and oil on canvas.

    • Fine Art

      Fine Arts Workshop - Tyler K. Smith, MFA 2000

      Studied fine art concepts and application of mixed mediums under well known and respected New York Artist Tyler K. Smith

  • ADDITIONAL AWARDS

    • Best in Category

      FLORIDA PRINT AWARDS 2010

      CPS catalog was selected and won "Best in Category" in the 2010 Florida Print Awards.

SERVICES

THE SCOPE OF SERVICES I COMPLIMENT
Having worked in a large arena of industry verticals, I have gained a wide net of experience and expertise in nearly every print and web related deliverable. The experience of having worked in such a mutltie tasked capacity has given me a unique insight for achieving a balance of optimal productivelty with sharp, pixel perfect results.

Illustration
Target Research
Conceptualization
Thumbnail Review
Initial Sketch
Polish: Solid Vector
Polish: Solid Rasture
Polish: Airbrush Rasture
Graphic Design
Brand Identity
Advertisements
Newsletters
Cover Art
Catalogs
Stationary
Signs
Posters
Tradeshows
Product Design
Concept Generation
Technical Drawings
Packaging Design
Rebranding
Rejuvenation
Launch Promotions
Demo Sites
Website Design
Front End Design
Responsive Design
Email Campaigns
Static Sites
One Page Sites
E-commerce Sites
CMS Management
Native App Design
Web App Design

CONTACT ME

Telephone (954) 646-1596