Lissett Medina

Pompano Beach FL 33067

Employment Interests

Tradigital Designer: Art director funneling art, design aesthetic and function through web, print and digital channels. I'm a dedicated, passionate, hardworking individual who dives into each project with a great deal of detail and creativity. I have many amazing people, organizations and experiences to thank for a 10 year (and still counting) accomplished design career. Overall, I have a go-getter attitude, love to learn along the way and take every task as serious as the next.

  • Interested in Fulltime.
  • Willing to commute 50 miles.

Career Experience

  • Art Director
    6 yrs. Damn Good Agency and ZetDesigns
  • Graphic Designer - Print
    6 yrs.
  • Photo Retoucher
    2 yrs.
  • Production Artist - Print
    6 yrs.
  • Web Production Artist
    4 yrs. and Damn Good Agency

Platform Experience

  • PC (Windows) 12 yrs
  • MAC 12 yrs

Software Experience

  • Acrobat Professional
    Advanced. not willing to test
  • After Effects
    SemiProficient. willing to test.
  • Bridge
    Proficient. not willing to test
  • CSS
    SemiProficient. not willing to test
  • Dreamweaver
    Beginner. not willing to test
  • Excel
    SemiProficient. not willing to test
  • Final Cut (pro)
    SemiProficient. not willing to test
  • Fireworks
    Beginner. not willing to test
  • Html Xhtml
    Beginner. not willing to test
  • Illustrator
    Advanced. willing to test.
  • Indesign
    Advanced. willing to test.
  • Keynote
    Proficient. not willing to test
  • Maya
    Beginner. not willing to test
  • Numbers
    SemiProficient. not willing to test
  • Pages
    Proficient. willing to test.
  • Photoshop
    Advanced. willing to test.
  • Php
    Beginner. not willing to test
  • Powerpoint
    Proficient. willing to test.
  • Premiere
    Proficient. not willing to test
  • Quarkxpress
    Proficient. not willing to test
  • Word
    Proficient. not willing to test
  • Wordpress
    Proficient. not willing to test

Project Experience

  • Banner Ads - Web
    11+ pieces. I designed countless banner ads while Aramark.
  • Brochures - Other
    11+ pieces. I designed several brochures for freelance clients as well as for Aramark, Today's Caregiver and The Hodes Group.
  • Charts and Graphs
    1-5 pieces. I designed a couple of graphs while working at Aramark.
  • Corporate Id Campaign
    1-5 pieces. I've developed various corporate ID campaigns for freelance clients and in-house brands at Aramark.
  • Direct Mail
    1-5 pieces. I've developed direct mail pieces for Aramark, the University of Florida and Today's Caregiver Magazine.
  • Environmental Signage
    1-5 pieces. I was responsible for all outdoor signage while working with Aramark.
  • Exhibit Display
    1-5 pieces. While working for Aramark and Today's Caregiver Magazine, I had the chance to work on several conferences which needed showcase in exhibit displays.
  • Logo Design
    6-10 pieces. I've worked on many logos in order to brand some of Aramark's concepts.
  • Magazine Ads
    6-10 pieces. While working for The Hodes Group, I designed magazine ads for HR purposes.
  • Magazine Layout
    11+ pieces. My primary job was to layout spreads at Today's Caregiver Magazine.
  • Maps/Site/Floor Plans
    6-10 pieces. I've worked on many campus maps while working with Aramark.
  • Outdoor ads
    11+ pieces. Every campaign developed with Aramark involved some sort of outdoor advertising.
  • Packaging
    1-5 pieces. Working for Play Along Toys, I was in charge of designing and assembling the toy package mock ups together.
  • Photo Retouching
    1-5 pieces. Working for Play Along Toys, I was touched up the photos after package photo shoots.
  • Photography
    11+ pieces. While at Kiddie Kandids, I was a photographer capturing mostly children portraits.
  • Point of Sale/Purchase
    6-10 pieces. Every campaign developed with Aramark involved point of sale advertising.
  • Posters
    11+ pieces. Developed many posters while working with Aramark and Today's Caregiver Magazine.
  • Vehicle Wraps
    1-5 pieces. I've developed a vehicle wrap for Regiones Unidas and for Aramark's proposed catering service design revamp at Florida International University.

Industry Experience

  • Advertising Agency
    5 yrs. Worked as a graphic designer for The Bernard Hodes Group in HR advertising and as an Art Director at Damn Good Agency
  • Corporate (in-house) Marketing
    3 yrs. Worked for Aramark's premier account as the district creative director, developing marketing materials for the corporate office and client..
  • Automotive
    4 yrs. Handled advertising and brand for Warren Henry Auto Group
  • Children - Youth Marketing
    1 yrs. Worked for Play Along Toys designing and developing packaging for children's toys.
  • Education
    3 yrs. Worked for Aramark's Higher Education Division as a graphic designer developing marketing materials.
  • Healthcare
    2 yrs. Worked as a graphic designer at Today's Caregiver Magazine catering to South Florida medical offices and nursing homes.
  • Other
    2 yrs. Working as a graphic designer for developing photo-book, photo-card and calendar designs as well as web graphics.