Shannon Mbuthia T 619 788 3354 shannon.mbuthia@gmail.com San Diego, CA
  • Experience
    San Diego Graphic Designer with over 10 years experience in both agency and freelancing environments. From conception through production, I have designed for a wide array of clients including large global corporations to small non-profits. I have attended printing press checks and have also directed photo shoots for Kodak products and a film festival campaign. I'm passionate about my work and bring a positive hard-working attitude. I work closely with vendors and clients, getting print quotes, coordinating jobs and coming up with creative solutions on tight deadlines.

  • 2/05-present Graphic Designer McNulty Creative San Diego, CA
    I have worked with McNulty Creative designing logos, identity packages, print ads,brochures, catalogs, direct mail, packaging, outdoor, books and website designs. I am responsible for designing from conception through production. I deal a lot with clients and printers directly.
    Clients include: BMW, San Diego Symphony, Overland Storage, Carole Cole Skin Care Company, 104.9FM XLNC1, California Veterinary Specialists, AtCor Medical, San Diego Metropolitan Credit Union, Mission Federal Credit Union. www.mcnultycreative.com

  • 3/09-present Graphic Designer CMJ Media San Diego, CA
    I have designed print ads, newsletters and brochures for multiple communications companies. Clients include: South Central Communications, Ben Lomand TV

  • 11/02-12/04 Associate Art Director Buck & Pulleyn Advertising Rochester, NY
    I designed logos, print ads, brochures, direct mail, packaging, outdoor and website design in an energetic, team-oriented environment. Clients included: Kodak, Johnson & Johnson, Ithaca College, Holyoke Community College, Patient Infosystems, HighFalls Film Festival

  • Education
    Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
    College of Visual and Performing Arts
    B.A. in Advertising Design '02

    Tom Monahan Creativity Seminar '03

  • Skills & Interests
    Proficient in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Quark, Microsoft Word & Powerpoint

    The One Show Student Portfolio Review, New York, NY 9/02

    Extensive travel throughout Europe
    Hiking with my dog Lucy