Biography: Paul J Miller Work History 2005 -2007 Freelance graphic design. Design and produce powerpoint presentations. Design and broker brochures and misc . print pieces using Quark ,Photoshop, and Illustrator, Design and maintain websites using Dreamweaver. Clients include Cargill, Allstate, Provena and others. 2004 - 2005 Lead designer at Sign a Rama. St. Charles, Illinois Design and layout all signs, displays and print pieces. I used CorelDRAW, Illustrator, Casmate, Flexsign, and others. 2001 - 2002 Senior lead craftsman at Brookfield Zoo Design and sign department. Manufactured, installed and maintained signage for all animal exhibits, including the new Hamill Family PlayZoo. 1990 - 2000 Owner. The Sign Studio, Wayne, Illinois. Designed, manufactured and installed custom architectural signage. My customer base included top Chicagoland architects, builders and developers. I was responsible for: _ Marketing and client contact _ Bidding and negotiating sales contracts, estimating job costs _ Design and layout of signs using CorelDRAW , Illustrator, Photoshop _ Purchasing materials and equipment, tool repair and maintenance _ Production supervision - managing up to 12 employees in the fabrication and installation of: _ Dimensionally carved and/or sandblasted wood signs, stained and/or primed and painted. _ Hand fabricated metal letters and graphics of brass, bronze, and aluminum _ Plywood billboard signs with painted and vinyl text and graphics _ Internally illuminated signs, post and panel signs , parking garage sign systems 1988 - 1990 Freelance artist. Designed and executed artwork for multi-media presentations at AGS&R and Visual Techniques in Chicago Designed and art directed Mobil Motorist, a travel magazine for Mobil Oil Corp. 1986 - 1988 Art Director, Dunn and Bradstreet, Chicago. Responsible for all editorial layout and design for Duns Review, Graphic Arts Monthly, and Furniture Design and Manufacturing. Responsible for: _ Page layout, type specification, photography and illustration , and all pre-press activities
Country: United States
Development by Magic Web Solutions.