ABOUT
Christopher Woodside is a graduate of the Syracuse University Graphic Design Program and a professional digital, and print graphic designer. He also has ample experience in video and sound editing, flash animation, image modification, web optimization, and light development involving html, css, and jquery. He loves music and movies and specializes in writing uninformative biographies. If you would like to get in touch with him his contact information is at the bottom of this very page.
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Summary

New York City based graphic designer specializing in both print and digital media with a dash of back end web coding.


Programs

Adobe InDesign • Adobe Illustrator • Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Dreamweaver • Adobe Premiere • Adobe Audition • Adobe Fireworks • Adobe After Effects • Both Mac and PC • Adobe Flash • Microsoft Office


Digital Media

Proficient in XHTML, and CSS, Actionscript 2 and 3, Jquery, Web and Video Experience 


Print Media

Designed experience in wide range of print media formats including corporate identities, ad design, magazine layout, illustration, and typographic layout


Experience

Random House

(Senior Graphic Designer)

Set underneith Art Director and Marketing Division Head to produce marketing across in motion graphics, static ads, print, web, email, and specialty projects.


Macys.com

(Graphic Designer)

Worked with along side developers and copy writing staff to build Mstylelab sitelet housed at Macys.com. In addition I was responsible for conceptualizing digital site assets and banners for a variety of Macy’s based campaigns.


Sawyer Studios

(Graphic Designer/Developer)

Produced a wide variety of marketing materials for independent films. Projects ranged from digital banners, flash ads, print ads, landing pages, and WordPress based site construction and maintenance.


Lord & Taylor

(Graphic Designer)

Managed design projects for both print and digital teams including: conceptualization of campaign identity, development of catalogs, mail-out materials, in-store promotional materials, emails, banners ads, iPad ads, and additional special events materials.


Victoria’s Secret

(Graphic Designer)

Worked along side lead brand designers to produce the VS Edit report and promotional video, which served as a backbone for branding and design for the Fall and Spring 2013 season across the company.


The Daily

(Design Tech)

Responsible for creating designs for article covers and infographics for a wide range of editorals. In addition, worked in the iPad app’s CMS to create storyboard and bring layout designs to life.


The New York Post

(Graphic Designer)

Assistend in building and conceptualizing mock-ups and final ad designs for the New York Post’s website and iPad/iPhone apps. Worked alongside the ad sales, print, and web development departments. Responsible for managing and coding the CMS system for the implementation of ads.


Asian Center for AIDS Services

(Freelance Art Director)

Employed as sole art director for ACAS anniversary book. Placed n charge of all aspects of book's design from layout, photo editing, art direction, and pre/post press production.


LGBT Resource Center

(Creative Director)

Hired as Sole designer for the Resource Center. In charge of conceptualizing and producing all promotional material fliers, posters, and quartersheets. Also in charge of maintaining and updating the center's website and online presence.


OutCrowd Magazine

Co-Art Director

Built magazine's art, layout and identity from scratch. Also worked with editorial staff to produce promotional campaigns and original art for the publication.


Education

Syracuse University • Syracuse, NY

S.I. Newhouse School of Communications

Bachelor of Arts: Graphic Design

GPA: 3.5


Honors

Dean's List • Merit Scholar • Phi Eta Sigma Member




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