Experience

Madwell   01.20 → Current
Graphic Designer

  • Effectively work on multiple projects within strict timelines
  • Work independently with open-ended direction while reporting progress to the creative director
  • Expand upon existing brands to fulfill needs of new campaigns
  • Contribute to a team effort in developing clients' social platforms
  • Receptive to critique and willing to provide feedback for others

Money Map Press   11.15 → 10.19
Senior Graphic Designer

  • Conceptualize custom logos, infographics, and illustrations
  • Develop and present unique moodboards, pitch decks, and designs
  • Able to adjust to shifting priorities and fill multiple roles on a dynamic team
  • Collaborate with a team of copywriters, animators, and designers

Freelance Design   Current
Graphic Designer

  • Clients Including: Strong Studio, Cut Once Design, Partners & Harrison, York County Pretzel Company, Minuteman Press of Hanover, Deno Homes LLC, Indiebox Audio, Money Map Press
  • Eager to explore possibilites through preliminary thumbnailing and sketching
  • Empathetic and responsive towards changing client requests

Minuteman Press of Hanover   05.15 → 11.15
Graphic Designer

Worked in a fast-paced environment creating business cards, brochures, advertisements, etc. for a wide range of clients, from restaurants to nonprofit charities. 

Cultural Alliance of York, PA   05.14 → 09.14, 01.15 → 04.15
Graphic Design Intern

Branded the nonprofit-run "Impact Arts and Culture Conference", developing the logo, brand guidelines, conference website, and conference collateral. 

Honors

Featured on The Dieline   2019
Coffee Bomb Roasting Company Packaging and Branding

Featured on Mindsparkle Mag   2019
Indiebox Audio Branding

Graphic Design USA   2016
Health + Wellness Design Award

Graphic Design USA   2015
Identity Design Award

Graphic Design Juried Student Show with Matteo Bologna   2015
Top Five Entries

Education

BA, Graphic Design   Class of 2015
York College of Pennsylvania
GPA: 3.86

Skills

Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Figma, Dreamweaver, XD, HTML, CSS, WordPress, Front-End Design, Photography, Photo Editing, Microsoft Office, Windows & Mac OS X

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© 2020 Ryan Kurz. All Rights Reserved.

© 2020 Ryan Kurz

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