Curriculum Vitae

 

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Education:

 

Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts (MFA), USA

Jacksonville University, USA

Spring 2016

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design (BFA)

Wichita State University, USA

Spring 2005

 

 

Experience:

 

Senior Creative Manager - Qanect

Doha, Qatar - Sept. 2013 - Spet. 2014

Designing, developing, and producing materials to supporting all existing clients. Working on pitches for potential clients. Managing graphic designers and working in a team to produce most of the BTL and ATL work. Assisting in planning and art directing photo shoots.

 

Senior Graphic Designer - Memac Ogilvy

Doha, Qatar - Sept. 2012 - Sept. 2013

Responsible for seeing all projects through to completion. Worked closely with the Marketing Team to create collateral, promotional and advertising pieces. Supported the Sales Team in creating necessary sales material.

 

Freelancer

Sept. 2008 - Sept. 2012                                                                                                     

 

Graphic Designer - Memac Ogilvy

Jeddah, KSA - Sept. 2006 - June 2008

Created and finalized ideas and design artwork to the overall brief. Worked well in a team, with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers & account executives to deliver artwork according to the agreed deadline.

 

Graphic Designer - Fullstop Advertising

Jeddah, KSA - Sept. 2005 - Sept. 2006

Involved in brainstorming sessions and creating artwork suitable to the client and account director's brief. Worked one on one with a copy writer and art director as a team, handling monthly and yearly projects for specific clients.

 

TA for Intro to Computer Graphics

School of Art & Design (WSU) -  Jan. 2005 - May 2005

Assisted in teaching Introduction to Computer Graphics class to Freshman students. Teaching the basics of design principles and providing activities to fully gain knowledge of all the computer programs necessary for studying the graphic design major.

 

Assistant Web Designer - WSU

School of Art & Design (WSU) - August 2004 - Jan. 2005

Assisted in updating the company's website on a daily basis.

 

Assistant Web Designer - Stifel Nicolaus

Wichita, KS  - Oct. 2004 - Jan. 2005

Assisted in updating and designing the School of Art & Design website on a daily basis.

 

 

Awards:

 

Dean’s Honor Roll - Wichita State University - Fall 2001

President’s Honor Roll - Butler County Community College -  Fall 2002

School of Art & Design Scholarship (WSU) - Fall 2002

Heriford Scholarship Award (WSU) - Spring 2003

SGA International Student Scholarship (WSU) - Spring 2003

Member of American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA) - Fall 2003

 

Training & Related Career Experience:

 

‘Photography Art Course’ - Accademia Europea Di Firenze - Italy - Nov. 2008

‘Raising the Bar’ - Creative Workshop - Memac Ogilvy - Bahrain - Sept. 2007