Wendy Huber
Advanced Creative Marketing

Sole Proprietor

Let me assist you in building your brand and telling a compelling story that engages customers.

Available for contract, part-time or full-time work

  • Business Graphics: Reflect the Brand through Social Media, Internet Advertising & Print
  • Web Design: Full Organization, Design, Implementation & Analytic Integration
  • Web Development: Platforms offered are WordPress & Joomla

I offer you results-driven design idea-generation with the proven ability of translating marketing strategies into award-winning online marketing campaigns. As a collaborator with a passion for Brand consistency, I will successfully build or portray your business identity.

With 10+ years in web design, email marketing and social networking I take your product or service and deliver online retail, business-to-business and community advertising from concept through completion.

Established Advanced Creative Marketing to offer my skills as a graphic designer, able to provide high quality print, Internet, email and social media design. Present experience includes a deep understanding of creating a positive online and offline customer experience for both retail and service oriented businesses developed by today’s industry standards. I also offer part-time assistance to agencies and companies. I currently work with Zip Line Gear in Grants Pass assisting in print and website projects while maintaining private client’s Internet needs.

Recent Client Work

 

Expertise

      • Knowledgeable marketing through Facebook and building your brand using SEO tactics
      • Excellent web design development using Joomla and WordPress
      • Superb design of advertising campaigns on deadline and with great accuracy
      • Extremely proficient in PhotoShop, InDesign and Illustrator
      • Persuasive design presentation to marketing teams and executives
      • Highly organized in managing both high volume and a large variety of multi-channel projects in fast-paced environment
      • Resourceful management of artists and coders for production of site wide campaigns, emails and social networks

Strengths

      • Creative: Continuously living the passion of design to optimize effective communication
      • Ambitious: Driven to learn the latest in eCommerce marketing tools and implementation
      • Teamwork: Enthusiastic in sharing and evaluating designs and design function
      • Self-Motivated: Continuously researching new opportunities and exciting ways to create engaging promotions

Specialties

      • Brand identity and visual presence, web development, art direction, marketing
      • Excel in original, intelligent and effective visual solutions
      • Make ideas happen and deliver them in the highest standard
      • Expertise and thinking is never restricted to one specific style
      • Focus on delivering innovative design ideas that get results

Experience

5 ‘O’Clock Marketing
2015-2016
Creative Director

Provided design solutions for non-profit and retail businesses. Promotional designer in charge of look and feel for all print, video and Internet marketing utilizing team collaboration for a complete customer based marketing approach.

      • Jim Sigel, Grants Pass
      • Carrera Medford, Medford
      • Rogue Disposal, Medford

Mainbrace Technologies Inc.
2012-2014
Creative & Online Marketing Director

Providing marketing solutions for Corporations and Small Businesses, website design and development for Mainbrace Technologies, Inc., designing promotional campaigns, producing and providing SEO and Facebook marketing on an ongoing basis. In April 2012 completed the launching of www.beachfrontrvpark.com and Port of Brookings Harbor sites working as designer, writer and editor with IT personnel, coders and programmers and presenting to Businesses within the city of Brookings, Oregon. Mainbrace Technologies, Inc. is a technology service organization performing system analysis and design, consultation, including online marketing, programming and facility management services including sophisticated video surveillance systems. The corporation is zealous in its commitment to deliver cost effective solutions to both the consumer and the enterprise.

      • Initiate new business relationships
      • Initiate marketing campaigns
      • Online marketing and development of hospitality, retail and service business websites
      • Create wireframes for customer needs and development
      • Evaluate site results with analytic tools to determine content as relevant to the user
      • Facilitate new marketing approaches for existing clients

Musician’s Friend
2008-2012
UX Designer

Website and promotional designer for Musician’s Friend, #1 online retailer of music gear in the world. Design promotional campaigns, producing and delivering site, email, affiliate and Facebook marketing materials. In April completed the launch of Musicians Friend’s new site on ATG collaborating with a great marketing, UX and design team, including coders, programmers, merchants, buyers, writers and editors.

      • Initiate contemporary site and campaign design approaches
      • Develop templates for site and specialty landing pages
      • Work from wireframes provided by the UX developers to create site layout
      • Evaluation using Webtrends and Omniture tools to determine whether delivered content is relevant to the customer
      • Facilitate departmental changes to increase work flow and create mutual cooperation between teams

Awards

Ecommerce

      • Multi-Channel Merchant (MCM) “Silver Website Award” – 2011 Musician’s Friend
      • Multi-Channel Merchant (MCM) “Gold Print Award” – 2011 Musician’s Friend
      • Multi-Channel Merchant (MCM) “Website of the Year Award” – 2010 Musician’s Friend
      • Multi-Channel Merchant (MCM) “Gold Website Award” – 2009 Musician’s Friend

Bear Creek Corporation:
Harry & David’s, Jackson & Perkins
2005-2007

Web design, email promotional design, and site page design for Harry & David, one of the nation’s premier direct marketing and e-commerce companies; and Jackson & Perkins, known for Award-Winning J&P Roses, Perennials Gift Plants, Garden Décor and More.

      • Promotional design and production of email, site and web page design
      • Initiate contemporary site and campaign design approaches
      • Precise, swift and consistent catalog design, layout and production

The Ken Roberts Company
2003-2005

Web design, email promotional design, site page design and coder for The Ken Roberts Company, an online retailer of home study courses that promote financial success and personal growth. Web site developer of these unique sites: The Ken Roberts Company, The Option Value Indicator (TOVI), Four Star Books and Friends I Never Met.

      • Web designer, landing page and email marketing campaign coder
      • Develop templates for site and specialty landing pages
      • Promotional design and production of email, site and web page design
      • Illustrator and coder for Four Star Books email marketing promotions

Rogue Community College
1997-2003
Art Director and Instructor

Marketing department art director for Rogue Community College (RCC), a 2-year, community college with campuses in both Jackson County and Josephine County, falling roughly in the geographic region known as the Rogue Valley in Southern Oregon.

Rogue Community College Art Director

Coordinated, directed, designed and managed production of college brochures, college catalogs, class schedules, newsprint ads, radio ads, community outreach, provided photography and web site direction

      • Liaison between individual Deans, departments, and community
      • Interdepartmental facilitator of marketing campaigns promoting student acquisition and retention
      • Head presenter to RCC President of creative campaign concepts focused on building student attendance
      • Participated and facilitated event coordination

Rogue Community College Instructor

      • Instructed fundamental and advanced illustration and design techniques
      • Brought professional-level skills to a previously under-served department
      • Inspired and advanced design skills to learners with a wide variety of skill levels
      • Implemented curriculum changes to instill business-like attitudes in students while fostering their creativity
      • Taught professional design skills in applications including Quark, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
      • Taught office skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Entourage and Explorer

Awards

Print

      • National Council for Marketing & Public Relations, “Gold Medallion of Excellence,”
        Best Academic Catalog – 2000 Rogue Community College, Wendy Huber Designer
      • National Council for Marketing & Public Relations, “Silver Medallion of Achievement,”
        Best Print Advertising – 2000 Rogue Community College, Wendy Huber Designer
      • National Council for Marketing & Public Relations, “Silver Medallion of Achievement,”
        Best Academic Poster – 2000 Rogue Community College, Wendy Huber
      • Southern Oregon Advertising Professionals (SOAP) “Best in Packaging” – 2006 Wendy Huber
      • Southern Oregon Advertising Professionals (SOAP) “Best in Promotional Graphics” – 2006