Carolyn Fink Resume

 

Carolyn R. Fink

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

McCrosky Marketing Communications – Kalamazoo, MI
Lead Graphics Designer/Art Director

December 2014 – Present
Job Description: Print and web graphics, logos, brochures, promotional materials, magazine ads, postcards, conference catalogs, signage, booth graphics, social media graphics, and email blasts. Major Clients: National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association; Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration; Stulberg; Kalamazoo River Valley Trail and more.

July 2013 – December 2014
Job Description: In charge of print designs, logos and brochures for various clients as needed.
Major Clients: National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association; Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration; Kalamazoo River Valley Trail.

January 1994 – January 2002
Job Description: Print production and creative works.
Major Clients: Zondervan Publishing, Zonderkids Products, Lafarge Cement Corporation, Viking Corporation, Viking SupplyNet, Bank of Lenewee, Bank of Washtenaw, Anderson Steamatic, and Housing Resources Inc.

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts – Kalamazoo,MI
Intermediate Welding Instructor
2013 to present

Prima Communications – Schoolcraft, MI
Lead Graphics Designer/ Art Director
October 2012 – December 2014
Job Description: Print and web materials.
Major Clients: Commonwealth Edison, Walter T. Kelley Beekeeping Products, Inter-source, River Country Tourism, Village of Schoolcraft, West Michigan Cancer Center, Corey Lake Orchards

Self Employed – Portage, MI
Freelance Graphics and Web Design
May 2011 – October 2012
Job Description: Logos and print materials, business cards, postcards, signage, magazine advertising, brochures and catalogs. Clients: RecoverE, Michigan Lifestyle Properties, Sweet Spot Marketing, Black Lab 5, McCrosky Marketing, Signature Artists Group.

March 2003 – September 2008
Job Description: Logos and print materials, business cards, postcards, signage, magazine advertising, brochures and catalogs. Clients: Stryker, Unison Design, Newman IT, CyberMIND, Smartshop, West Michigan Clay, Wechter Guitars, Eerdman’s Publishing, Kalamazoo Bicycle Club, Kalamazoo Emergency Associates, Kalamazoo Film Society, Cameo Multi Media, Black Lab 5, and Bell’s Beer.

Western Michigan University/Student Affairs Marketing and Design Department – Kalamazoo, MI
Assistant Director of Marketing
September 2008 – April 2011
Job Description: Management of multiple web and print projects, photography, video, production and design team scheduling. Performed web maintenance and updates, art direction and supervision of student and employees.

Cameo Multimedia, Kalamazoo, MI
Contract Designer of Interactive Interfaces
February 2002 – March 2003
Worked closely with programmers to create and animate interactive educational interfaces for Michigan Virtual High School, Michigan Supreme Court, and PlayThinkWin.com

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Advertising Design, Kendall College of Art and Design, MI

SKILLS AND ABILITIES
InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Wordpress, Dreamweaver, Prezi Presentations, Flash, Quark Express, Word, Excel, Acrobat, and PowerPoint, Artistic Welding.

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