Designer, Art Director
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Irit Blumenthal has been working as an art director for nine years for leading commercial operations in New York City and abroad. Known for her unique design sense, she works at all levels of Web design, from html coding of pages to total site development, for clients ranging from small businesses to major corporations. She also does design and production work for traditional print media, and as a marketing manager. Her entrepreneurial experience gives her the special understanding and flexibility needed to nurture small and startup businesses.
Irit Blumenthal / IBdesign Studio
- Web & SEO & Graphic Designer
303 E 83 St NYC NY, 10028
Highly pro-active, with strong conceptual design skills.
10 years of art direction and print design experience.
6 years of web design, development and implementation.
Management of web design teams
Complete internet solutions including marketing and site architecture design.
Effective in organizing large projects and coordinating outside vendors.
Strong knowledge in advertising and marketing.
Experienced applying interface design skills within a Web-based development environment.
Experienced in pre-print from design to the final printing project.
Graphics: Photoshop 8, FreeHand 10, Illustrator 8, Quark 4, Painter, Powerpoint.
Internet graphics: Dreamweaver XE, Flash XE, Imageready 5,
Front-page, Macromedia Director.
Animation and TV : After Effect 6.5, Flash XE
Office: MS Word, MS Project, MS Excel, Quatro-pro,.and more.
Complete site design, html implementation
including usability, architecture and company logo for the following:
Designed and directed magazines, brochures, catalogues, ads and direct mail for Cotton Incorporated, WWD Incorporated, Lisa Jenks Limited, Linen Incorporated, PLMA Private Label Association, United Nations, Jeunesse Cosmetics, Gasoline Stop, Margrill Associates, Two's Company, Ad-Lib advertising, Tower Air and AY&A Association.
Designed and directed cosmetic and private label packaging
for PLMA, Kellogg's cereals, Jeunesse Cosmetics, Two's Company, Bachner+Company, and AY&A Association.
Handled package design for software products,
cigar products, and inflatable chair packages.
Designed textile patterns for Chams-North American Mills Inc.
for Fox Lorber and WNET (Channel Thirteen) . Designed video covers, sell sheets and posters
Designed book covers for Simon & Schuster Publishing, Ecco Publishing, MacMurray & Beck Publishing, Habad and Behrman House Publishing.
for Stash Records, the Silos. and Arc Studios. Designed CD covers
for WNET (Channel Thirteen), Fox Lorber, United Nations, Jeunesse Cosmetics, Gasoline Stop, Margrill Associates, Two's Company, Ad-Lib advertising, Designed logos
and Stash records.
Present - Designer / Owner Ibdesign Inc. Working on various freelance and in-house projects as outlined.
Dec. 2001-Sep. 2002 Freelance Creative director for The Coastal Group designing children's packaging
Oct. 2000- Sep. 2001 - Creative director in David Malchior's studio
(hi-tech company). Designing Web sites, print materials and presentations.
June. 2000- Sep. 2000 - Creative director in Neville Brody's studio, London. Designing the largest e-commerce Web site in Israel as a Web site manager and designer (member of the design team).
1997-1998 - Fox Lorber - Foreign film/video distribution - Art Director Directed and designed Web sites and all promotional print campaigns (video covers, DVD covers, sell sheets, posters, and ads)
1996-1997 - Woman's Wear Daily (WWD)
Fashion magazine- Freelance Art Director - Designed and directed advertising supplements.
1991-1996 - Worked as a freelancer for advertising firms in NYC.
1990-1991 - Nipper Group Inc, New York, NY.
Designed products, brochures, catalogs, signs, environmental graphics and packaging.
2000: Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Course in marketing for hi-tech companies.
1998 - 1999: Baruch College, NY, NY
1 year Full Business and Marketing Program.
1997 - 1998: School Of Visual Arts, NY, NY
Course work included html programming, Web page design and implementation.
1994 - 2000: School Of Visual Arts, NY, NY
Six years (continuing education) studying fine arts.
1988 - 1991: Parsons School of Design, NY, NY
Major: Graphic Design, BFA
1985 - 1988: Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Jerusalem, Israel
Major: Environmental Design, BFA
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