Fisayo Delano


OBJECTIVE

Utilizing over ten years of design and marketing experience, to lead a team in the creation of design products that will broaden and increase brand awareness of the company’s business deliverables on a professional and competitive platform.

EDUCATION

Texas Tech University: Lubbock, TX
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design
Minor in English/Architecture

Professional Organizations

AIGA, 2010- Present

 
 

Skills / Abilities


 

Software Knowledge

Proficient

  • Mac OS
  • Windows
  • Adobe CC ( Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and InDesign )

Experienced

  • Microsoft Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Teamwork
  • Base Camp

Working knowledge

  • Adobe After Effect
  • WordPress
  • SquareSpace
  • Solidworks Visualize

Industries

  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Academia - Higher Education
  • Entity Start up Branding
  • Architecture
  • Entertainment
  • Oil and Gas
  • Small Business

Abilities

  • Identity Systems
  • Front and back end web design
  • In-House
  • Corporate
  • Brand Systems
  • Long Form Documents (proposals)
  • Catalogs
  • Annual Reports
  • Information Graphics
  • Sharepoint / Intranet Portal
  • Project Management
  • Time Blocking
 

Work Experience


Texcel, Houston, TX

Web & Print Designer | 03/16 - Present

  • Developed and maintained company brand awareness
  • Product & Packaging development and design
  • Print production ( QA / QC ) knowledge
  • Collaborated with vendors on multiple projects (website redesign, marketing materials, etc)
  • Create brand, interactive and marketing materials
  • Directed and maintained front end design for the company websites using vendors

Keystone Resources, Houston, TX

Graphic Designer | 02/15 - 12/15

  • Client facing project management
  • Built long term relationships with clients
  • Print production ( QA / QC ) knowledge
  • Collaborated on team oriented multi-format, long term Campaigns ( Texas A&M and University of Houston )
  • Participated in internal division showcase and knowledge sharing sessions
  • Coordinated with clients or collaborated with design team to create brand, interactive and proposal materials

Champion Energy Services, Houston, TX

Designer | 04/13 - 02/15

  • Collaborate and coordinate with the marketing team to create marketing campaigns and designs as the Main Designer
  • Build and maintained front end design for the company websites using templates, html5, CSS, jQuery

Design Specialist | 06/11 – 04/13

  • Developed and maintained company brand awareness
  • Evaluated and approved print ready proofs

Graphic Design Intern | 12/10 – 06/11

  • Revamped company’s Affinity program
  • Created and designed graphics for web use, print ads, marketing boards, and accessories
  • Collaborated with Head Graphic Designer on various design and creative projects

Freelance | 7/10 – Present

Projects

  • GlamTech - Multiple Presentation design and Proposals
  • Choosie Smoothie – Designed logo
  • Office Makers – advised the owner on rebranding and designed a new logo and stationary set.
  • St. Cuthbert – Conceived and designed brand guidelines and Parish booklet
  • Nigerian American Multicultural Center (Pro bono) – Designed logo and flier
  • Grace Anglican Community (Pro bono) –Creates and designs logos, promotional fliers and graphics. Coordinates with church staff on branding and advertising

Texas Tech Information Technology Division, Lubbock, TX

Student Graphic Designer | 06/08 – 06/10

  • Designed and conceived graphics for bulletins, ads, posters, and logos
  • Collaborated with team of Graphic Designers on various projects
  • Assisted printers in production by adapting and converting files for printer use