Resume

Education
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA
Major: BFA Communication Design
Minor: German Culture & Communication
Graduation: May 2011
GPA: 3.6

Design Experience
The Fiber Optic Marketplace LLC, Breinigsville, PA

Marketing Manager
January 2017 – Present
Managing all marketing for the company and activities within the marketing department. Developing the marketing strategy for the company in line with company objectives. Co-ordinating marketing campaigns with sales activities. Overseeing the company’s marketing budget. Creation and publication of all marketing material in line with marketing plans. Planning and implementing promotional campaigns. Overall responsibility for brand management and corporate identity. Preparing online and print marketing campaigns.

Marketing Coordinator/Graphic Designer
April 2014 – January 2017
Manage all aspects of marketing, designing, advertising and printing. Organize photo shoots
and conduct product photography. Responsible for designing flyers, catalogs, brochures.
Schedule social media updates through Hootsuite. Update and manage a dozen websites with
WordPress. Involved in product marketing and project managing. Create and administer email
newsletter campaigns using Benchmark and Constant Contact. Manage all incoming marketing
tasks via Microsoft SharePoint. Plan and coordinate monthly training webinars followed by
editing video/sound and uploading them to YouTube.

Jess Petrohoy
Freelance Photographer/Designer
May 2011 – Present
Independently designing and photographing for various clients. Projects include:
website design, web development, event photography, portrait photography, logo design,
brochure design and promotional materials.

Celebrations Disc Jockey & Photography
Graphic Designer
November 2011 – April 2014
Head graphic designer for wedding photography and disc jockey company.
Duties included photo retouching/ editing, wedding album design,
promotional materials and website development.

Courier Logistic Solutions, Slatington, PA
Freelance Designer
August 2010 – December 2010
Designed a multiple page website and logo for a newly established
courier business. Also created promotional postcard mailers for the new
company. Gained experience with client relationships.

Walk to Defeat ALS, Lehigh Valley, PA
Non-profit Freelance Designer
May 2009 – October 2009
Wrote and designed a 40-page photographic journey of a father
fighting ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). Sold over 40 copies and all
proceeds were donated to the Lehigh Valley Walk to Defeat ALS.

Internship Experience
MCS Industries, Easton, PA
Design Intern
January 2011 – March 2011
Created design solutions for brochures,
picture frames, scrapbooks and photo albums. Gained experience working
in a fast-paced atmosphere with time sensitive projects for clients like
Wal-Mart, A.C. Moore and Bed Bath & Beyond.

Work Experience
Wal-Mart Stores #2641, Trexlertown, PA
Sales Associate
July 2008 – December 2012
Improved communication skills with customers and management and
gained excellent customer services. Achieved experience including
maintaining a register drawer, working quickly and accurately, making
judgement calls, and working in a team.

The Fiber Optic Marketplace LLC, Breinigsville, PA
Shipping/Receiving to Assistant Business Facilitator
2004 – 2007
Excelled in office duties, shipping and receiving. Advanced to completing
sales quotes, purchase quotes, editing and proofreading the first
catalog, formatting images for web, completing inventory, and mailing
promotional material to clients.

Achievements and Skills
Computer Skills

Knowledge of Mac and PC Operating Systems.
Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Dreamweaver (up to CC).
Experience with WordPress, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, jQuery, Flash, and
Pre-print production.

Awards
Deans List Fall 2007, Spring 2009 and Spring 2011
Member of Delta Phi Alpha’s National German Honor Society
Published Photographer in the Capture Greater Lehigh Valley Book
2nd Place in Places Category of 2013 Pennsylvania Magazine Photo Contest

Language Skills
Nine years of studying German language

References Available Upon Request.