GAETANO APREA

Resume

12 Years of Experience

Education

2010

Web Standards

Parson School of Design | NYC

2001

Graphic & Commercial Arts

Macomb Community College

1999

Bachelor of Arts

Oakland University

Experience

Aug 2015 - Current

Art Director / Marketing Specialist

AIM Plastics

AIM Plastics is a premier and comprehensive medical parts manufacturer located in Clinton Twp., MI • Design, produce and source all corporate communication, this includes: Print, digital, social and video communication. • Coordinate and produce all social media content (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) • Re-develop website aimplastics.com • Responsible for Google Adwords, Google Analytics tracking • Responsible for blog and organic SEO

Sept 2009 - July 2015

Art Director / Senior Designer

Hearst Business Media

• Brand development (MOTOR rebrand, Selectline product branding) • All internal and external communication (ads, sales collateral, websites, social media) • Corporate video / photography / trade show exhibits • Social media management and campaign implementation • e-campaign design and deployment

Jan 2009 - Dec 2016

Art Director / Marketing Specialist

Pantzer Properties

• All internal and external communication (ads, sales collateral, websites, social media) • Corporate re-brand

2006 - 2009

Art Director

The Athena Group

Design and implement all graphic needs for Athena and all of its developments, including: Flash banners • Interior building signage • Exterior building signage • Corporate collateral Html mass mailers • Web design

Design Skills

Graphic Design

Web Design

Print Design

Organic SEO

Social Media

Metrics and Reporting

Coding Skills

Wordpress

HML5

CSS3

Portfolio

My Best Works
Corporate Branding
Corporate Branding
Corporate ID
Event Design
Event Design
Trade Show
Web Design
Web Design
Web Design
Social Media
Social Media
Social Media
Video
Video
Video
Print Design
Print Design
Print

About Me

Artist, Thinker, Creative Doer

Digital Designer / Marketing Specialist

I have 12+ years experience in art direction and design. This experience goes beyond print and web design. I have extensive experience in all social media platforms including Facebook business manager, Twitter, Linkedin and Instagram. I am also extremely familiar with Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager and social media metrics including Facebook Pixels.

I have an expert knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, as well as a very firm understanding of WordPress design and implementation.

Services

Web Design

Web Design

Balsamiq Wireframing, WordPress, HTML, CSS

Photography / Videography

Photography / Videography

DSLR, GoPro

Creativity

Creativity

Adobe Creative Suite

Social Media Design / Metrics

Social Media Design / Metrics

Design for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn

Contact

Get in Touch

Get in Touch

Detroit, MI
gaprea00@gmail.com
718-406-6886