RYAN DAUKSIS

Work Experience
Allebach Advertising Associates 
August 2002- Present
Art Director/Web Designer/Animator

Successfully manage and coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Collaborate with clients and other designers to create vision, conceive designs and consistently meet deadlines and requirements. Effectively build, motivate and direct design and production teams. Coordinate with account executives and vendors to meet all project requirements. Successfully translate subject matter into concrete design for various printed and digital projects. Create desgn theme and graphics for marketing and sales presentations, training videos and corporate/consumer websites. Provided art direction for photo shoots and shot photos for multiple printed pieces. Responsible for training new designers and managing workload for junior designers.

Awards: 
Multiple Philly Gold, Silver and Bronze - 2003-2010
Multiple Silver Addy's - 2006-2010
Gold Art Directors Club - 2006

Pa Production Associates Inc.
January 2000- August 2002
Graphic Designer/Production Assistant

Created graphics and animations for CD ROMs, videos, movies and TV shows. Collaborated with editors on music selection and special effects during editing. Edited videos and programmed CD ROMs. Assisted the set up of cameras and lighting for inhouse and on-location shoots for instructional videos, music videos, political campaign commercials, Food Network cooking shows, etc.

Freelance Graphic Design

Website design, photography, logo concept and design, print ads, trade show booths, 
multi-pocket folders, T-shirt/pin design, interactive catalogs, TV-ready graphics.

Skills

PhotoShop
InDesign
Illustrator
Dreamweaver
After Effects
Audition
Premiere
MS Office
Conception and Development 
Speed and Creativity
Photography
Web design

Education

American Graphics Institute 
October 2001 - November 2001
Completed web classes

Art Institute of Philadelphia
October 1997 - September 1999
Associate Degree in Specialized Technology Graphic Design Major

Luzurne County Community College 
September 1996 - February 1997
Photography Major