|RÉSUMÉ PORTFOLIO SJÓNABÓK GALDRASTAFIR|
EDUCATION HISTORY1993 – 1995
Everett Community College
Focus on general education, photography, fine art and design. Associates Degree in Applied Arts: Graphic Design.
1992 – 1993
Cornish College of the Arts
Focus on performance production and design.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCEAPRIL 2016 – PRESENT
Pacific Science Center
Graphic Design: Created a broad range of print and digital marketing pieces; collaboratively developed and executed interactive and educational exhibits; prepared files for press and worked with vendors; worked within established brand guidelines.
Project Management: Managed over 200 projects annually; collaborated with internal clients; organized and cataloged project files.
2012 — PRESENT
Partner & Creative Director
Cellar Door Mercantile
Creative Direction: Developed and implanted branding strategies; maintained brand integrity and continuity; designed tee-shirts, accessories, stationary, and posters within brand guidelines; analyzed market trends and pivoted the company to remain innovative and relevant.
Marketing: Developed and executed digital and social media marketing campaigns; designed, built, and maintained company e-commerce website; created print marketing pieces targeting existing and new wholesale customers.
Operations: Developed and documented standard operating procedures; established budget; monitored income and expenses, tracked invoices; generated and reviewed financial statements.
MARCH 2007 — SEPTEMBER 2015
the Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas
(formerly 826 Seattle)
Creative Direction: Collaboratively developed the organization’s visual and editorial brand; deployed the brand across print and digital platforms; developed branding best-practice guidelines; designed and executed products and packaging, event content, branding, and collateral, as well as fundraising and programatic materials.
Marketing: Established organization’s marketing efforts; created digital and print campaigns within a limited budget; developed and oversaw social media marketing efforts across diverse channels; oversaw redesign of two websites.
Administration: Collaborated in the development of the mission and strategic plan; managed volunteer and paid staff; developed and oversaw design internship program; planned annual budgets and monitored income and expenses.
Outreach: Regularly interacted with constituents, including volunteers, donors, program participants, customers, and Board of Directors; forged and maintained important relationships with educational and arts-oriented non-profits.
1998 — 2007
Wholesale Key Accounts Manager
Accoutrements and Archie McPhee & Co.
Wholesale Sales: Serviced key customers; negotiated and reviewed contracts and vendor compliance agreements; oversaw sales in excess of $1 million annually.
Marketing: Designed and implemented showroom and trade show displays.