Design & Marketing Consultant
- Designed brands, assets, websites, and marketing strategies for small start ups, non-profits, and established businesses.
- Increased revenue for a consumer-service product by 53.9% (191k) and Email conversions by 246.2% (56.8k) by planning a 2 month digital ad campaign and designing the accompanying ads, landing pages, and emails.
- Grew daily organic web traffic by 130% (65) within 5 months for a video production startup by working in-house to lead their brand repositioning, and creating growth campaigns.
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Brand Developer / Manager
- Led strategic brand development for a quick-serve startup that has won 5 reader-choice awards from RI Monthly including best lunch and best sandwich shop in Providence.
- Designed logo, paper menus, t-shirts, packaging, and all print or digital brand assets including web and mobile UX / UI.
- Grew social media presence by > 900 within the first 4 months of opening.
Design and Marketing @ Fire & Water Group
- Designed all digital assets for Fire & Water Restaurant Group and it’s 4 concepts including branding, print design for advertisements, hand-outs, menus, shirts, and banners.
- Led a team of 8 to grow demand for all Fire and Water brands by planning and implementing SMM campaigns.
2D graphic Design Intern
- Assisted with the design of print ads, illustrations, instruction design, and logos and created special projects as assigned.
- Attended Creative brainstorm thought-starters and team meetings and researched relevant products and competitive brands.