PHOTO / DESIGN  EXPERIENCE
VS+COMPANY  New York, NY: Freelance Retoucher, Apr 2016 – Present
Use CaptureOne to edit, process and manage RAW files
Use Adobe Photoshop CC to retouch editorial, advertising, and fine art photography
Print and proof imagery on Epson Stylus 4900 printers

IHEARTRADIO  New York, NY: Senior Marketing Designer, Aug 2014 – Dec 2014
Designed logos, branding, display ads, emails and other digital materials for marketing department
Worked with UX to concept and design rich media ad units and mobile apps for advertisers
Researched and edited photography for print and online materials

SAATCHI + SAATCHI  New York, NY: Art Director, Jan 2013 – Aug 2014
Work with copywriter to strategize and design emails, microsites, banners and digital newsletters to promote
Toyota vehicles, campaigns and incentives
Research and create original artwork and graphics for digital marketing

CREATETHE GROUP  New York, NY: Designer, Director of Production + Design Services,  Feb 2007 – Dec 2012
Worked with creative director, clients, and independently to design digital materials for top fashion and beauty websites, including NARS and David Yurman
Designed from wireframes and best UX practices
Managed Production + Design Services Department, including post production of still life and on model imagery for in house photo studio
Used CMS to upload and manage images

FOOD EXPERIENCE
FOOD + WINE MAGAZINE  New York, NY: Food Department Intern, Oct 2015 – Present
Assist Food Department with daily tasks, including sending out recipe agreements, InCopy document updates, coordinating with test kitchen and photo department to ensure recipes are shot correctly
Research restaurants, trends, and new food products for food editors
Pitch, research and compose blog posts for foodandwine.com

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING MAGAZINE  New York, NY: Test Kitchen Intern, Jun 2015 – Aug 2015
Tested recipes to appear in Good Housekeeping Magazine
Researched, composed, and shot photos for blog posts on Goodhousekeeping.com
Found swipe and assisted food stylist for photoshoots
Shopped and prepped ingredients for recipes, assisted in general kitchen maintenence

REYNARD RESTAURANT, WYTHE HOTEL  Brooklyn, NY: Kitchen Cook, Mar 2015 – May 2015
Worked Garde Manger Station for evening shifts

FREELANCE WORK
RETOUCHING + POST-PRODUCTION  Liz Clayman, Eric Vitale, Columbia Records
PHOTOGRAPHY   Golden Suits, Careful, Minor History, Don't Worry Baby, PIECE, Mama Gyro
GRAPHIC DESIGNDaruma Capital Management, Planet of the Vapes
FOOD STYLIST ASSISTING   Susan Spungen, Alison Attenborough, Jill Santopietro
RECIPE DEVELOPMENT   Delish.com, Ancolie

AWARDS  /  PRESS  /  EXHIBITIONS
Silver Stevie Award for Outbound Marketing Program of the Year, 2014
W³ Gold Award for Email Marketing (Automotive), 2013
Design work featured on Behance Web Design Served, August 25, 2013
Photographic Spread in Unified Field Journal, Volume 1, 2012
New York Photo Awards First Interim Prize, 2009

EDUCATION
INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION  New York, NY: Degree in Culinary Arts, May 2015.
INTERNATIONAL WINE CENTER  New York, NY: WSET Levels 1 and 2 Certificates in Wine and Spirits, Dec 2013.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITYNew York, NY: BA Urban Design + Architecture Studies, Minors: Studio Art + Art History, Graduated Cum Laude Dec 2004.

COMPUTER SKILLS
Mac + PC literate, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Lightroom CC, CaptureOne, Office, Keynote

OTHER SKILLS
Speak Spanish and English, Conversational German, Digital Photography, Studio Photography