VANIA LIN: RÉSUMÉ


EDUCATION

sAVANNAH cOLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN

BFA Graphic Design (2016)

GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

BS International Affairs (2010)

SKILLS

ADOBE CS

Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe AfterEffects
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Acrobat

ADVERTISING

Google-certified
DART
ComScore

PROGRAMMING

HTML5 & CSS
Jython
SQL

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT

Facebook
Twitter
Wordpress
Hootsuite
Google Analytics
MailChimp

AFFILIATIONS

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF GRAPHIC ARTISTS (AIGA)

AIGA Board Member since 2014
SCAD-Atlanta's AIGA Treasurer since 2015

EXPERIENCE

GENSLER | BRAND DESIGNER (2018 - PRESENT)

SPANX | GRAPHIC DESIGN ASSOCIATE (2016 - 2018)

  • Responsible for designing catalogs, PR and marketing collateral, direct mailers, retail signage, environmental assets, graphics for social media and web, product packaging, and print ads. Performed monthly catalog color checks on press and also provided art direction for product photoshoots.

BLAKELY VENTURES | GRAPHIC DESIGNER (2016)

  • Worked directly with Sara Blakely and her team at Blakely Ventures to provide design support for Spanx apparel graphics, books, and upcoming print projects.

AMAZON.COM | VISUAL DESIGN INTERN (2015)

  • Worked on Amazon's Digital Products team as a visual designer; created several different visual language DNA concepts from scratch for a new product

  • Designed vignettes / comps showcasing execution of my concepts

BRIGHT FOX | GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (2015)

  • Designed print collateral, wayfinding signage, and social media elements for Atlantic Station

  • Concepted and executed style tiles for a Habitat for Humanity website

  • Designed print spreads and layouts for Cox Enterprises' quarterly publication

SCAN MAGAZINE | ART DIRECTOR (2014 - 2016)

  • Responsible for designing layout and managing graphic design contributors for SCAD Atlanta's quarterly student publication

FRESH LOVE & CO | GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (2014)

  • Designed and customized wedding stationery suites

  • Managed stationery inventory

  • Styled editorial product shoots

360i | MEDIA COORDINATOR (2011 - 2013)

  • Managed and monitored search campaigns for AutoTrader.com and Kelley Blue Book accounts

  • Managed and monitored display campaigns for Capital One, Enterprise Car Rentals, Alamo Car Rentals, and FTD

  • Designed print collateral and digital materials to be distributed to AutoTrader.com, Kelley Blue Book, and Equifax

  • Managed day-to-day needs for clients (including daily/weekly reporting, billing, publisher correspondence, budget management & adjustments, etc.)

YOFORIA | MARKETING & GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (2011)

  • Coordinated community outreach events for over 22 regional stores

  • Designed marketing and promotional print materials to be distributed in stores

GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | MARKETING INTERN (2011)

  • Developed a social media strategy for the state of Georgia that generated measurable growth in followers and responses

  • Designed templates for state-distributed informational and promotional pieces

LNP STUDIOS | GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN (2010)

  • Redesigned and coded websites for clients

  • Created branding material and print collateral for clients