Resume For graphic design, pre-press, production,
graphics training, and illustration.

Ted Jalbert

GRAPHICS EXPERIENCE
Freelance designer/illustrator

Clients include: Sony Computer Entertainment America, The Cartoon Art Museum of San Francisco, Rubicon Children's Center, David Wenzel Illustration, Videomaker Magazine, Bascom Communications, Kroha Associates, The Stereo Shop, Ease Incorporated, Queue Incorporated, Cox Cable Television, Good Times Emporium, Cyberlore Studios, the Tate Foundation, Standish Associates, Gary Danko Restaurant.

Creative Assets Manager

Sony Computer Entertainment America,
Foster City, CA.
Managed teams of graphic designers. Hired and trained 6+ designers. Managed visual assets database. Created brochures and guidelines for licensing department. Managed the translation and packaging of game software for Latin America. Managed and design graphics for Channel Marketing, Sales, Product Marketing, Latin America, Developer Support and Events groups. Provided interior design services for local offices. Designed furniture, wall graphics. Maintained and distributed 15+ years of assets. Managed production with external vendors and printers.

Graphic Design Instructor
Silicon Valley College,
Fremont, CA.
Taught classes in basic Macintosh computer usage, and introductory lessons in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Pagemaker.

Art Director,

Iguana Visual Communications,
Santa Clara, CA.
Managed art department in conjunction with printing department. Administered all computer systems, networks, internet operations. Designed and illustrated all materials and collateral for in-house and outside clients. Designed, wrote, and programmed internet web sites. Managed font database, customer database. Trained employees in use of graphics, internet, email, and other computer software.

Art Director,

HealthMarket, Avon, CT.
Independently managed art department, supervising all aspects of design and production. Upgraded computer graphics systems and filing system. Administered database and production traffic. Directed printing of all materials for in-house and outside clients.

Graphic Designer,
Embassy Marine Publications,
Old Saybrook, CT.

Assistant Art Director,
Standish Associates,
Wethersfield, CT.
Designed advertisements, collateral, signage, and catalogs for high-tech industrial clients.

Graphic Designer/Marketing Director,

Pelican Software, Farmington, CT.
Designed and wrote advertisements, collateral, packaging, manuals, posters, and catalogs for various software products. Supervised and trained employees, coordinated trade show exhibits, served as marketing representative, project coordinator, shipping coordinator, proofreader, editor, technical advisor for printing operations. Programmed interactive software, created computer graphics and animations.

Production Artist,
Soundings Publications, Essex, CT.

Art Lecturer,
various public schools & colleges in Connecticut and California.
Conducted art methods seminars for various schools and colleges on occasional basis. Instructed students on materials, techniques, and project development.



URLS:

The Cartoon Art Museum of San Francisco
www.cartoonart.org

The Books of Harlin Quist



PROCESS AND EQUIPMENT SKILLS
• Macintosh computer desktop publishing with Indesign, Quark Xpress and Pagemaker

• Web design with BBEdit, Dreamweaver, Web Map, Imageready, Fireworks, Gif Builder, Flash

• Computer graphics with Freehand, Illustrator, Photoshop

• Digital Video with Final Cut Pro and After Effects

• Photography scanning and retouching with Photoshop and flatbed scanners

• Prepress File management with Linotronic Imagesetter and Postscript Rip output to film and RC paper

• Database management with Filemaker Pro & Clarisworks

• Digital and analog photography, 35 and 120mm


• paste-up and mechanicals production

• photostat camera photography, photosilkscreening

• Spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel

 


EDUCATION
ALTERNATE ROUTE TO CERTIFICATION,
State of Connecticut.
Received Initial Teaching Certification for Art Education, grades K-12.

SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY,
New Haven, CT.
Graduated with honors, received Bachelor of Science degree in Studio Arts with a specialization in Graphic Design.

HARTFORD STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE,
Hartford, CT.
Graduated with honors, received an Associate’s Degree in Architectural Technology.


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