Hi, I’m Chris.
I am a graphic designer living and working in Jonesboro, AR.
I serve as the Creative Media Specialist at Hytrol Conveyor Company. Hytrol is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of conveyor, conveying systems, and conveying accessories. I am primarily responsible for producing internal newsletters, creating digital advertisements for web and social media properties, and photography. I work closely with the Brand Manager to create external advertisements, internal campaigns, event and trade show materials.
I enjoy being active and going on adventures with my dog and wife.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design. Arkansas State University, Spring 2013
Part of a 12-time American Advertising Award Winning Creative Team, and recipient of Silver Student ADDY®.
HYTROL CONVEYOR COMPANY, INC. / MAY 2013—PRESENT
CREATIVE MEDIA SPECIALIST / JONESBORO, AR
Part of an award winning, in-house creative team for an industry leader in the material handling industry. Producing internal newsletters, creating digital advertisements for web and social media properties, and photography. Working closely with the Brand Manager to create external advertisements and internal campaigns, and assisting in creating event/trade show materials.
CITYCHURCH JONESBORO / JAN 2011—MAY 2013
CREATIVE TEAM LEADER / JONESBORO, AR
Worked with key individuals to insure communication in a church atmosphere. Responsible for brand development, creating advertisements for digital and social media properties, web design, and site management.
DOWNTOWN JONESBORO ASSOCIATION / SEP 2012—MAY 2013
GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN / JONESBORO, AR
Working in a non-profit atmosphere to develop and execute an Advertising Campaign with the Executive Director and the Board of Directors. Developed a set of Brand Standards while assisting in the establishment of Downtown Jonesboro as an official Main Street community—an affiliate of Main Street Arkansas, a branch of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.
FAULTLINE CREATIVE PRODUCTIONS / MAY 2012—SEP 2012
ASSISTANT CREATIVE PRODUCER / JONESBORO, AR
Project Lead on numerous design projects, shepherding projects from ideation to implementation. Faultline has since changed its name to Workhorse Creative Productions.
ANDY’S FROZEN CUSTARD / APR 2010—SEP 2012
ASSISTANT MANAGER & LOCAL DESIGNER / JONESBORO, AR
Managed employees on a daily basis to ensure quality product and organization/cleanliness of store. Assisted Marketing Director in producing communications internally and externally.
I'm available for limited freelance work, I want to hear about your projects.