Résumé

 

MEGAN
COGSDILL


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DIGITAL DESIGNER


EXPERTISE

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GRAPHIC

DESIGN

HTML EMAIL

WEB DESIGN

ANIMATION

ILLUSTRATION


TECH SKILLS

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HTML/CSS

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ILLUSTRATOR

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PHOTOSHOP

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FLASH

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INDESIGN

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WORDPRESS

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profile_icon   PROFILE

Highly energetic and talented digital designer that has done work for multiple enterprise clients. Very creative and reliable digital designer specializing in web, email and graphic design. Has experience with designing and creating functional and visually pleasing websites. Loves to illustrate environments and objects in Illustrator and bring them to life through movement in Flash.

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DIRECT MARKETING CREATIVE/EMAIL SPECIALIST 2016-CURRENT
ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

  • Design, code, and deploy responsive emails to millions of users using Luminate
  • Converted all email templates to responsive at start of job
  • Design and create donation forms and implement source codes for each campaign
  • Frequently conduct A/B tests on emails
  • Work with multiple internal partners on their monthly sent newsletters
  • Design inserts for direct mail pieces

FREELANCE DESIGNER 2013-CURRENT
AMTRAV

  • Work on large variety of projects all while adhering to branding guidelines
  • Refreshed some designs within the website
  • Design print slicks and large pop-up banners using Illustrator
  • Design and code responsive html emails for deployment in StrongView and MailChimp and test with Litmus

SHORT TERM CONTRACTOR 2016
MERKLE

  • Learned about the exciting and fast-paced atmosphere of a large agency
  • Worked on photo editing using photoshop for two new pharmaceutical websites
  • Made client edits to wireframes of their pharmaceutical websites before launch

WEB CONTENT ADMINISTRATOR 2014-2015
PUREDGE LIGHTING

  • Was in charge of maintaining two websites
  • Designed, coded, and deployed html emails to 15K+ subscribers using Listrak
  • Designed info-graphics for social media marketing

TEMPORARY CONTRACTOR 2013-2014
IPSOS

  • Designed several rounds of Ad Campaigns
  • Designed and built E-Mail templates that were sent out to survey takers
  • Worked with a team on the i-Say.com website using a CMS

FREELANCE DESIGNER 2011-2016
SERTA MATTRESSES

  • Work on projects while sticking to brand guidelines
  • Use Wildfire, a Social Media Marketing Software, to make Facebook apps
  • Create Facebook Tabs & Contests, Flash Banner Ads, and Print Newsletters

FLASH DESIGNER 2011-2013
TRAININGU24/7

  • Worked as Flash Designer and lead on training modules
  • Finished each assignment in a timely manner to stay ahead of timeline dates
  • Worked as a team with Project Manager and 3D Graphic Modeler efficiently

work_experience_icon   EDUCATION

THE ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF ART - CHICAGO 2009-2010
BACHELOR'S OF FINE ARTS - WEB DESIGN & INTERACTIVE MEDIA

THE ART INSTITUTE OF MICHIGAN 2008-2009
WEB DESIGN & INTERACTIVE MEDIA

OAKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE 2004-2008
BASIC ART CLASSES WITH A FOCUS ON GRAPHIC DESIGN