Graphic designer / Illustrator

Resume posted by dimering in Design.

Desired position type: Any
Location: Athens Attica, Greece

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Summary

Having worked for the creative industry for more than 10 years, I believe that I have all the necessary experience required for a graphics design related job position. The professional and personal experiences that I have acquired throughout the years have enabled me to develop personal skills that assist both myself and the people I come in contact with to achieve the goals at hand. Having dealt with the creation and implementation of various web related, dtp and illustration / graffiti projects has given me the adequate tools to be able to succeed in a wide range of challenges. Sincere, polite, organized and efficient, patient, but meeting my deadlines without fail, are some of my characteristics.

Education

10/1994 – 10/2003:
Technological Educational Institute of Athens, School of Graphic Arts, Department of Graphic Design
Bachelor degree in graphic design (Obligatory military service from 11/1999 to 5/2001)

Experience

1/2008 – 3/2008: Prisma (signage, http://www.sign.gr)
Designed various signs
Managed the operation of 1 wide-format inkjet printer and 2 CNC cutting machines
Produced large scale prints
Worked with a variety of materials such as aluminium, wood, acrylic plastic and pvc films

1/2008 – 3/2008: Webart (web design and e-commerce, http://www.webart.gr)
Designed the front end of various websites and cms
Designed and produced animated elements for websites

11/2005 – 11/2007: Cannibal (creative services, http://www.cannibal.gr)
Designed and implemented various websites (html coding)
Designed and produced animated elements for websites and multimedia applications

5/2004 – 3/2005: Web Relations (web design and development and e-commerce, http://www.webrelations.gr)
Designed and implemented various websites (html coding)
Designed and produced animated elements for websites

7/2001 – 4/2004: Internet Hellas (internet services provider, the company is now part of the Forthnet Group)
Worked in the web development department of the company
Designed and implemented various websites (html coding and flash environment)
Designed and produced animated elements for websites

2/1999 – 7/1999: Cannibal (creative services, http://www.cannibal.gr)
Worked on various projects involving corporate identity, packaging and typeface design

1996 – to date:
Have been working in the freelance market since 1996, specializing in illustration and graffiti projects

Skills

  • Graphic design
  • Image processing (raster and vector)
  • UI design
  • Freehand drawing
  • Illustration (digital and traditional media)

Specialties

    Large scale painting

Spoken Languages

    English (fluent) / Greek (native)