Chris Michalik
Graphic Design


About Chris


Chris Michalik

Graphic Designer

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Hi, I'm Chris Michalik. I am an FSU alumnus & graphic designer. I enjoy being outside & active, FSU & Tampa Bay sports, cooking healthy, graphic design, videography, and craft beer.


Contact Me:

 chrismichalik@msn.com
 (727) 455-6052
 c_michalik

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Resume

Graphic Designer/Marketing Assistant | BioBag Americas, Inc.
September 2012 - May 2016 | Dunedin, FL

  • Implemented and enforced new brand standards after rebranding, including creating a branding guide
  • Created new company website, modifying the WordPress template provided by international parent company
  • Created, updated, and proofed packaging, ads, signage, emails, coupons and any other marketing collateral
  • Prepared art files for printers
  • Maintained database of all product photos, including photographing new products or packaging
  • Managed company website, updating content and pulling reporting
  • Managed and built company social media presence
  • Designed and executed email campaigns, including implementing a responsive email layout

Marketing Coordinator - TDAgency | Tech Data Corporation
July 2007 - April 2010 | Clearwater, FL

  • Designed ads, collateral, emails and signage, while adhering to brand and media requirements
  • Determined campaign objectives, messaging and creative direction
  • Executed email campaigns, including design, testing, scheduling, distribution and reporting
  • Managed client accounts as the point of contact for stakeholders, responding to inquiries, providing regular status updates and interpreting results
  • Coordinated print, email, web, promotional product and development fund projects that included maintaining accurate schedules and securing funding
  • Wrote and edited marketing copy in support of copywriting team
  • Updated marketing program websites in support of other coordinators

Marketing Production Intern | Visit Tampa Bay
February 2007 - May 2007 | Tampa, FL

  • Designed print collateral to promote the Tampa Bay area as a vacation and convention destination
  • Printed and prepared materials in in-house print room
  • Processed media inquiries for logos, stock images, and stock videos
  • Maintained web pages and photo libraries recapping recent events


Volunteer Experience

Videographer | Northeast High School Varsity Football Team
August 2014 - Present | St. Petersburg, FL

  • Film all games from the booth for coaches to review and for highlight purposes

Marketing & Online Coordinator | American Cancer Society Relay for Life
August 2010 - August 2012 | Seminole, FL

  • Designed print and web collateral to promote the event and fundraisers
  • Produced slideshows and videos to promote the event
  • Updated the Seminole Relay for Life website content
  • Wrote copy for marketing materials and press releases


Education

B.A. Marketing | Florida State University
Fall 2002 - Spring 2006 | Tallahassee, FL

  • Minor in Communications/Advertising
  • Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society

Skills

Design Areas:

Print Design
Packaging Design
Branding & Identity
Web Design
Email Design
Social Media
Advertising
Signage

Programs:

Photoshop
Illustrator
InDesign
Acrobat
Dreamweaver
Premier
Encore
Microsoft Office

Technical Skills:

HTML
CSS
PHP Editing
WordPress
CMS
Email
Social Media

Other Skills:

Photography
Videography
Video Editing