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MICHAEL BROCKER DESIGN

Creative Solutions for Your Graphic Design Needs

Are you looking to reshape you or your company’s brand? Perhaps you’re just looking for some stunning and unique graphics for your website? With over 6 years experience as a Graphic Designer with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer goods industry, my brand development, print design, web design and coding skills are tailored to suit the needs of each unique client.

 
 
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RESUME

Graphic Design & Systems

CREATIVE PROJECTS MANAGER

Herff Jones
March 2020 - Present

  •  Oversees the workflow for all creative requests within our in-house creative team from intake to completion using the project management system, Wrike

  • Develops and maintains production schedules and provide all team members and key stakeholders with timely status updates on projects

  •  Works collaboratively with cross-functional teams to meet marketing and business objectives.

  • Works closely with the various product line managers (ring, cap and gown, grad products, apparel) as well as creative and digital departments to ensure project deliverables are understood, the team has everything they need to fulfill the request and deadlines are met

  • Mitigates risk on projects, engage in contingency planning, recommend solutions, proactively engage in problem solving

  • Provides project updates to Creative Director and escalate issues when and before they arise

  • Works with the internal procurement team, providing files and specs, to fulfill print needs

  • Contributes to growth of design team and refinement of processes/workflow

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Herff Jones
August 2014 - March 2020

  • Design promotional print material aimed at driving customer traffic and creating interest in Herff Jones’ College products

  • Assist with development of College Jewelry and Herff Jones Greek Division collateral marketing pieces

  • Develop email and web marketing campaigns using HTML, CSS, Javascript, and intergation with Salesforce Marketing Cloud

  • Develop project management skills by assisting in the development, production, and organization of account specific marketing campaigns and materials

FREELANCE DESIGNER

Taylor University
August 2012 - May 2014

  • Designed posters and advertising for various organizations on campus

  • Worked with a client to design a website for Upland Area Greenways Association.

MEDIA MARKETING SERVICES DESIGNER

  • Worked along side of student body cabinet members to deliver clean, innovative design and advertising for campus-wide student events

Taylor University
August 2013 – May 2014

WEBSITE DESIGNER & DEVELOPER

  • Designed and coded oneplusgod.org with HTML & CSS, Dreamweaver and Edge Animate

  • Up-kept website and make changes as needed

OnePlusGod Ministries
August 2013 – May 2014

DESIGN INTERN

Tyndale House Publishers
June 2013 – July 2013

  • Attended weekly commercial and design meetings to learn about the creative process worked at Tyndale

  • Further developed skills in InDesign through design of promotional pieces for the company's annual picnic, a later published children's ebook, and a book ad for Focus on the Family

  • Scanned and laid out a 274 page book in InDesign for a reprint of the 40th anniversary edition

  • Assisted in photoshoot for the book cover of Francine River's Bridge to Haven.

  • Learned about screen printing and creating barcodes

 

DESIGN SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

Prints

UX/UI & WEB DESIGN

From single landing pages to fully-blown website, I'll create a layout and design that fits you and your business.

Work Desk

BRAND & PRINT DESIGN

From logo design and clothing illustrations to packaging design and brand identity development, I can take any of your creative dreams from concept to final production.

Graphics

FRONT-END WEB DEVELOPMENT

My background in HTML, CSS, and understanding of Javascript allows me to not only design but code responsive websites that work on a wide range of devices.

 
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CONTACT ME

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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