Innovative, award-winning, and deadline-driven Creative Director and Designer with multiple years experience leading creatives and working with multi-functional teams across a wide variety of industries. 


Austin, TX

Email: austin@ajonrich.com

Phone: 205.447.7773


EXPERIENCE

Design/Production, Teneo Network Inc., Austin, TX, December 2018 - Current

  • Managed, designed and produced all visuals used in digital communications

  • Branding and production of all visual assets for national events

  • Concept, design and production of an eighty-six page book in under a month

 Creative Director, Good Grit Magazine, Birmingham, AL, January 2015 - March 2018

  • Built and maintained visual style and voice of the magazine

  • Responsible for leading and mentoring a team of designers and photographers

  • Produced, organized and directed all photoshoots

  • Assisted in the growth of the magazine to over 300,000 in readership in under three years

  • Won two silver addy awards and one gold addy award for the design of the magazine

Owner/Designer, Ajonrich, May 2006 - Current

  • Started a design and photography business before graduating from college

  • Responsible for generating leads for new business and meeting client business goals

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines


EDUCATION

Samford University, 2004 - 2008, Birmingham, AL

  • Bachelor’s degree in Art with a concentration in Design and Photography


SKILLS

  • Creative Direction

  • Art Direction

  • Production

  • Branding and Identity

  • UX/UI Design

  • Typography

  • Content Creation

  • Social Media

  • Print Production

  • Front End Web Design

  • Editorial Photography

  • Commercial Photography

  • Adobe Creative Suite (CC)

  • CaptureOne Pro