H e l l o ,
my name is Jason and this is my resume and portfolio

About Me

Accomplished project manager with a passion for streamlining life and an appreciation for detail, seeking a fast-paced, creative environment

Education

  • 1998

    Brown Institute

    • Studied graphic design, web design and illustration
    • Graduated with distinction (3.75 GPA)
    • Received an award for my interactive portfolio

  • 2000

    Al Collins Graphic Design School

    • Studied graphic design and web design
    • Graduated with distinction (3.85 GPA)

  • 2016

    Black Hawk College

    • Studied web application development
    • Graduated with a 3.0 GPA

Experiences

Haunted Carter Farms
2007 - Present
Graphic Artist / Webmaster
  • Design intricate maze patterns for a four acre haunted corn field maze attraction
  • Maintain the company's advertising materials and website
Lance Private Brands
2008 - 2011
Project Manager
  • Managed artwork from its initial concept to the printed package for all private label customers on packaging that consisted of film, paperboard cartons, and corrugated cardboard
  • Assembled all of the information needed for design groups to begin creating packaging layouts which included nutrition facts, ingredients, die lines, printing requirements, and sample photography
  • Reviewed artwork for printing, color separation, and die line issues
  • Proofread artwork to make sure that it was in accordance with FDA regulations and guidelines
  • Coordinated meetings between printers and design groups to ensure that, once artwork was approved, the final files and color proofs were setup correctly for printing
ARAMARK
2006 - 2008
Marketing Specialist
  • Designed, printed, and assembled approximately 2 high profile Request for Proposals (RFPs) per month
  • RFPs consisted of custom binder covers and tabs, an executive summary booklet, multimedia CDs, catering guides, and a formatted proposal averaging 100-500 pages for Higher Education, K-12, Healthcare, and Business Services
  • Supported 4-5 sales representatives, internal departments, outside operations, and marketing staff in the creation and development of a wide range of projects on a daily basis
  • Projects included slicks, ads, posters, logo designs, internal communications, intranet updates, database entry and other special projects
  • Worked directly with clients to determine their needs, establish deadlines, and create a variety of communication media
  • Prepared media for events and trade shows including banners, posters, PowerPoint presentations, brochures, flyers, and table tents
River Cities Reader
2005 - 2006
Production Manager
  • Supervised all production aspects of the newspaper including layout, design, production, and submission of files to the printer to meet a weekly deadline to distribute more than 19,000 newspapers each week
  • Worked directly with local clients to determine their needs for creating effective advertisements
  • Collaborated with sales staff to create ads to pitch to prospective clients
  • Supervised 2-3 intern employees
  • Interviewed, hired, and trained interns to produce many aspects of the newspaper
  • Inspected and approved all intern work before submitting it to the clients and/or printers
For further information please download my printable resume from the link on the right side of this page.

Contact

563 506 4170
[email protected]
LinkedIn
https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasontheobald
Twitter
https://twitter.com/JTheobaldDesign

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite
QuarkXpress
HTML
CSS
Microsoft Office
JavaScript
jQuery
PHP
SQL
XML
Beginner
Proficient
Expert
Master

Operating Systems

Mac
Windows
Linux

Hobbies

Graphic Design
Web Design
Music
Art
Animation

Portfolio

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Printable Resume

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Portfolio


ARAMARK Food Services - Soluna Posters


ARAMARK Food Services - Soluna Cafe and Bakery


ARAMARK Healthcare


River Cities Reader - Cover Designs


ARAMARK Healthcare - MarketMATCH and MarketConnect Books


UnityPoint Health - Trinity Express Van Graphic Wraps


Logo Designs