Caren Pilgrim Graphic Design & Web Design Portfolio

Contact:
Caren Pilgrim
caren@cpilgrim.com

About:
Motoring with Bessie the MINI Cooper. Refinishing old woodwork. Treasure hunting at Goodwill.
Chasing Cuddle Monster. Laughing at Brit Coms. Trading Peanuts.

Talents:
Mac. PC. Photoshop. Illustrator. Dreamweaver. Flash. Acrobat. Indesign. Quark Xpress.
Wordpress. CSS. HTML. View Resume.

Resume of Caren Pilgrim

Contact

caren@cpilgrim.com

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
262.370.6346

131 Luther Avenue • Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Profile

Creative graphic and web designer with proven experience in wide variety of artistic mediums and computer design

Adept at working under pressure to time-sensitive deadlines

Decisive and Innovative; skilled at choosing optimal design strategy

Self-starter; able to take initiative to develop skills and streamlining processes

Work Experience

Web Designer - Events Team Lead
Kohl's Corporation - Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
2005-Present

Develop updated website designs for Kohls.com and implement html, template and strategy changes across design, production and content teams

Oversee the design and preparation of sales events and equities for use on home page and department pages of Kohls.com

Support design team with knowledge of software and programming languages

Train team members on new processes and develop tutorials for further reference

Design brand landing pages according to company and outside vendor brand guidelines

Web Development, Graphic Design and Computer Training
Freelance
2000-Present

Client: Big Bear Tire

Design, develop, and update website to client's requirements

Prepare and produce digital pictures and scanned photographs for website

http://www.bigbeartire.com

Client: Sisters of the Divine Savior

Develop website based on client's specifications

Train staff on the use of Microsoft Frontpage, Adobe Photoshop, Quark Xpress, and website maintenance

Create design guide and collateral materials to give a unified look and feel for all materials

http://www.sistersofthedivinesavior.org

Client: St. Anne's Salvatorian Campus

Design website to coordinate with other business materials and provide greater functionality to prospective residents and their family members

http://www.stannessc.org

E-Media Developer
Multex Services - Glendale, Wisconsin
2003-2004

Develop e-learning interfaces and testing materials using Macromedia Flash

Design, develop, and update client websites

Talents

Mac. PC. Photoshop. Illustrator. Dreamweaver. Flash. Acrobat. Indesign. Quark Xpress. Wordpress. CSS. HTML.

Education

Mount Mary College - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Graphic Design, May 2002, GPA 3.65/4.0, Cum Laude