Elijah P. Meyer
Lighthouse Point, Florida
SUMMARY 
A graphic design generalist, well versed in Agile/Lean UX and Waterfall methodologies
Core skills include: web design, print/publication design, information design, e-publishing, and HTML/CSS

EXPERIENCE

Freelance Art Director/Graphic Designer — Elijah Meyer Design — Lighthouse Point, Florida
September 2005 to Present

Creates high-quality collateral — brochures, corporate identities, invitations, logos, print and e-books, direct mail postcards, and more — for web, e-devices and print. 
Clients include Wizard Creations, Bundoo.com, Dragon Tree Books, Peak National Promotions, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and Boca Raton Regional Hospital Foundation. 

Publications Manager — Marcus & Millichap — Fort Lauderdale, Florida
September 2012 to September 2017

Orchestrated and was wholly responsible for the visual design, production and distribution of marketing collateral — print advertising, property websites, custom-coded HTML e-blasts, magazine-style print brochures, PowerPoint presentations, site and floor plans, maps, video slideshows, direct mail postcards and social media — for a top-ranked 12-person team.
Established The Kristol Group team as a leader among an office of over 50 agents by creating a unique team branding identity within the branding and style constraints of corporate parent Marcus & Millichap. 
Significantly reduced project turnaround times by applying agile and waterfall methodologies to team projects.
Created and continuously reiterated templates and style sheets while optimizing team communication and documentation.
Created branded, fully customized, hand-coded HTML e-blast templates that can to be used and edited seamlessly at all stages by team members who lack HTML coding skills.

Senior Graphic Designer — Write Stuff Books — Fort Lauderdale, Florida
May 2006 to September 2012

Acted as art director on 12 coffee table books detailing American business history and technology while assisting in the design and production of dozens more. 
Produced multiple iterations and comps of each book, adjusting layout and approach to meet editorial and client needs throughout the life of each one- to three-year book project. 
Applied photo retouching, color-correction and asset management techniques as needed.

EDUCATION 
Northeastern University— Boston, Massachusetts
Bachelor of Science, Graphic Design — Magna Cum Laude — September 2005


COMPUTER SKILLS
Adobe Creative Suite: Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Experience Design, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Muse, Photoshop; Axure, Balsamiq, Bootstrap, Constant Contact, HTML/CSS, Quark XPress, Sigil, Sketch, Wordpress
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