Janielle Kelly

About

About Me

I'm Janielle, a native of San Diego, California who has a passion for design. I thrive on building lasting relationships while producing quality work for ambitious, open-minded clients who understand and value the creative process. I take pride in collaborating with others in order to make great ideas happen.


Education

San Diego State University [2006-2010]
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Arts and Sciences with emphasis in Graphic Design


Work Experience

Freelance Graphic Designer [May 2012 – Present]

  • Managing multiple projects and clients simultaneously
  • Brand identity, logos, website design, brochures, ads, invites, flyers and photography + editing
  • Contributed to the marketing success of WestTown Estates, Car’s Jars, BB&T John Burnham Insurance and Brutten Family Foundation       

IDS Real Estate Group [July 2012 – Present]
Administrative Assistant

  • General office duties: filing, mailers, complete billing paperwork, answering phones and word processing
  • Marketing: create logos, event invites, site plans, e-blasts and flyers

Seedless Clothing, Co. [January 2013– December 2013]
Graphic Designer

  • Design sticker card layouts, create style guides, banner ads, e-mail marketing campaigns and preparing images for the web
  • Assist in production by preparing graphic layouts on various clothing apparel such as t-shirts, hats, footwear and backpacks for production

Sambreel Services [May 2011 – February 2012]
Graphic Designer

  • Create fun, popular, and edgy layouts for Facebook that are innovative to keep users coming back for more
  • Develop eye-catching animated ads, landing pages and affiliate e-mails to promote PageRage

Grove Media, formerly Grove Agency [November 2009 – May 2011]
Junior Graphic Designer

  • Efficiently develop concepts for an array of client marketing pieces that are productive, effective, and artistic
  • Create logos, website layouts, mail pieces, e-mail blasts, flyers, brochures, newsletters, advertising layouts and mini-booklets/programs
  • Product photography and construct packaging mock-ups

Blondstone Jewelry [December 2004 – Present]
Sales Associate

  • Sales Associate of a silversmith specializing in unique jewelry designs
  • Help making jewelry, customer service and sales 

Always Accurate Tax [September 2005 – April 2012]
CPA's Administrative Assistant

  • General office duties: filing, mailers, answering phones and word processing
  • Prepare Taxes: Making packets, receiving signatures, receiving payments and filing

Cushman & Wakefield [November 2006 – May 2008]

Part-time Marketing Assistant {November 2006 – June 2007}

  • Catalog various San Diego county maps
  • Edit photos for post cards & flyers

Part-time Broker's Assistant - Urban Retail Group {Aug 2007 – May 2008}

  • Graphic Design: Flyers, e-mail blasts & ads
  • General office duties: filing, mailers & word processing

Skills

Managing multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines. Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Bridge, Microsoft Office, Mac & PC Operating Systems, and photography + editing.