Pamela Haley Thompson’s Resume

  • I desire to be a catalyst within a team of designers and developers who posses limitless imaginations and extraordinary talent.
  • Experienced marketing Design and Production. Free-lance with an MFA in Marketing Design and multimedia campaigning.
  • Helping grow small business through design and marketing techniques while staying true to mission, core values and striving for constant improvement.

“It’s not about the world of design. It’s about the design of the world.” ~Bruce Mau

Specialties

• Art law • Design ethics • Proposal writing • Copywriting • Research development • Process and presentation. • Campaign Print Marketing and Web design • Branding Identity • Illustration • Photography • Ceramic Arts

Skills

• Research • Photography • Customer Service • Production • Documentation • Photoshop • Graphic Design • Illustrator • Dreamweaver • Microsoft Office • InDesign • Mac • Customer Relations • Social Media • Promotions • Budgeting • Editing • Writing • Illustration • WordPress • Facebook • Blogging • Negotiation • Product Development • E-commerce • Strategic Planning • Word • Event Planning • Flash • Excel • Copywriting • Web Design • PowerPoint • Adobe Creative Suite • Creative Direction • Layout • New Business Development • Advertising • Problem Solving • Outlook • Packaging • CSS• Windows

Experience

Pamela Haley Designs
06 / 2009 – Present
Creative Director
  • Utilizing knowledge of art law, design ethics, proposal writing, copywriting, research development, process and presentation to satisfy client needs
  • Growing small businesses through research design and marketing techniques.
  • Staying true to clients’ mission, core values and striving for constant improvement.
  • Consultation Services
  • Campaign and Branding Strategy
  • Design critiquing
  • Idea mapping
  • Design Services
  • Package and marketing collateral
  • Web Design
  • Stock Photography
EZ Prints
08 / 2010 – Present
Quality Assurance Technician
  • Assuring quality products and processes, operations training, exception order handling, process improvement and the integration of new products and partners.
  • Daily certification of all the equipment in the lab and process monitoring and auditing.
  • Interacting with all areas of the company: Customer Care, Product Development, Engineering and Senior Management, Operations, Partner Management, Vender Management, Sales and Marketing.
  • Partners including: Nakajima USA, Disney Photopass, DeviantART, FineArtAmerica, Shutterfly, Smug Mug Pro, Kodak Gallery, etc.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Providing guidance, coaching and direction to plant operations employees.
  • Demonstrateing moderate photographic color theory.
  • Maintaining Quality levels through daily process auditing of inputs and outputs in production pods.
  • Testing new products from new distributors and vendors.
  • Coaching and training employees on new processes and Quality standards.
  • Calibrating, qualifying, and linearizing all digital imaging machines as needed.
  • Verifying daily and hourly calibration prints are within specifications.
  • Soft proofing orders.
  • Verifying satisfactory machine output.
  • Maintaining accountability for the achievement of operational performance targets.
  • Creating and revising work instructions and standard work documentation.
  • Participating in “root cause” analysis teams.
  • Supporting the production lines through assistance with with order completion and shipping.
  • Recognizing and interpret auditory cues from Various format RA-4 Equipment, Ink Jet, Solvent, Flat Bed Printer, Varied heat presses
  • Recognizing and interpreting visual cues, i.e. checks color and quality of prints, identifying defects and causes there of in pictures and gift items, etc.The physical ability to perform strenuous or repetitious work safely.
Codesource-seo.com
01 / 2008 – 01 / 2010
Contract Web Research and Design
  • Client Communications and management
  • Researching content for client sites
  • Web Layout Design
Corrales Group Architects
08 / 2008 – 12 / 2008
Architect Assistant
(Temporary position for employee on maternity leave)
  • Correspondence between clients and lead Architect
  • Bookkeeping and creating weekly meeting itineraries
  • Creation and design of client proposals
Park Row Printing
08 / 2007 – 03 / 2008
Print Production Assistant
  • Assist creative development where needed
  • Estimate and procure all printed work (print collateral, POP, etc)
  • Maintains schedules for magazine insertions
  • Develop, manage and recommend collateral specs, die lines, printing methods and color libraries.
  • Research and recommend new printing techniques
  • Develop production schedule for deliverables
  • Retouching
  • Verify delivery of files to vendors
  • Attend press checks
  • Setting up documents for digital printing
  • Pre-Flight for press operations
  • Bookmaking
Ritz Camera Centers
09 / 2003 – 08 / 2007
Photographic Technician
  • Operated photography laboratory equipment in order to process various types of film. Makes prints, slides and transparencies from negatives. Maintains photography laboratory facility, inventory and equipment.
  • Developed various types of film using a variety of laboratory equipment; determines development process required dependent on film type.
  • Printed enlargements, contact prints and transparencies; copies photographic composites for client usage in journals, exhibits, displays and educational purposes.
  • Maintained chemical levels and solution integrity for automatic processors and hand development systems.
  • Performed filter and time analysis while creating cibachrome prints using different film and paper types.
  • Shot slides from original prints; mounts and labels slides. Maintains files of slides and negatives; ensures appropriate storage conditions are met.
  • Maintained records of work performed.
  • Ability to effective communication with others for the purpose of photographic consultation and sales.
  • Knowledge of various film developing techniques.
  • Skill in developing, printing, enlarging, reducing and retouching photographic prints.
Education
Full Sail University
2009 – 2010
MFA , Media Design, Campaign Management
Florida Atlantic University
2006 – 2009
B.A. , Graphic Arts
University Press, Senior Design Exhibition
Palm Beach Community College
2004 – 2006
A.A. , General
Phi Theta Kappa National Honors Society

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
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