EDUCATION

2005
BA RUTGERS STATE UNIVERSITY
B.A. with major in Art, concentration in Graphic Design, and a minor
in Computer Science.

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

2005–Present
UX and Visual Designer, EDMUND OPTICS WORLDWIDE, Barrington, New Jersey
Develop frontend for the EO website(s) using XHTML, CSS, Razor, JavaScript and JQuery. Design from concept prototypes through execution of web layouts, html e-mails, and all web graphics. Collaborate with the print designers to ensure visual quality and consistency is maintained cross platforms. Collaborate in a team environment that includes developers, editors, designers, and management. Responsible for providing AppleScript support and development for print production. Awards received include Employee of the Month and Most Valuable Player.

2002–Present
Owner and Principal, NICOLEKOENITZER.COM, Philadelphia, PA
Freelance web and print designer. Creative director for all projects. Projects range from websites, posters, identity, outdoor signage, marketing materials, ads, postcards, editing videos and more. Clients include Tapestry Books, GershmanFILMS, AdoptionSTAR, Fairmount CDC, artists, galleries, and more.

2007–2014
Interactive Director and Board Member, AIGA PHILADELPHIA, Philadelphia, PA
Responsible for advancing design and providing cultural support to all AIGA Philadelphia members. Specific responsibilities include managing the AIGA Philadelphia website, direct the web committee, and provide a voice for the interactive design community by organizing related events and workshops.

Summer 2004
Designer Internship, MACHINE LIMITED, Philadelphia, PA
Designed work for Elbeco, Medalist HuntGear, and restaurants through-out
Philadelphia. Went on location to photoshoots. Utilized Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop.

APPLICATIONS/COMPUTER LANGUAGES

Adobe CS6 Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Flash, Final Cut Pro; AppleScript; HTML5; CSS; WordPress; Drupal, JQuery, JavaScript, Limited C#, PHP and Razor in net MVC views.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Artists in Society, April 2012, Rutgers University
Artists in Society, April 2010, Rutgers University


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