Andrew Jolie

Andrew Jolie - Digital Strategist, Graphic Designer, Social Guru

Simple. Creative. Outgoing.

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Resume

What do you get when you meet an individual with three years of thought-engaging corporate design, five years of freelance work supporting clients big & small across Canada, and a lifetime of innovative web design? Not only do you get an individual who can solve problems creatively and effectively but an individual who understands your business’s objectives & strategy

EMPLOYMENT SUCCESS

IBM Platform Computing

Digital StrategistCurrent
  • Analyzed digital campaigns to provide actionable insights and monthly recommendations.
  • Provided technical leadership in the execution of projects in webpage design, organic search and social media
  • Created website concepts, mock-ups, and HTML previews using IBM’s CSS standards
  • Identified opportunities to lower bounce rates and improve conversion rates
  • Optimized website for readability, user experience, and search
  • Managed content writers, build teams, and contractors
Social Business Manager
  • Managed a team of social experts across a variety of platforms
  • Provided social guidance to co-workers to increase brand presence
  • Developed social content schedules that coordinated with launches, announcements, etc.
  • Communicated and coordinated with broader social teams across the organization
  • Analyzed social statistics to create bi-weekly recommendations
  • Worked with Social CRM Dashboard Spredfast
Graphic Designer
  • Worked as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers, account executives, web developers and marketing specialists.
  • Created advertisements for print in a variety of mediums including billboards, trade shows, and magazines
  • Designed Collateral for new products and services
  • Coded web, landing, and splash pages for marketing campaigns
  • Hand-coded HTML email campaigns compatible with Outlook, Lotus Notes, Gmail, Yahoo, and Live
  • Migrated corporate website from Plone to IBM IWCM
  • Worked with marketing automation software Marketo

Andrew Jolie Creative

Owner / DesignerCurrent
  • Produced new ideas, concepts, and creative solutions to suit the clients objectives
  • Worked with a wide range of media, including print, web, photography and motion graphics
  • kept abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as the Adobe Suite
  • Worked with contractors, agencies, and other designers to complete projects
  • Trained clients in content strategy and management
  • Experienced content management systems WordPress & Drupal
  • Developed WordPress plugins and PHP applications
  • Co-authored local magazine and newspaper articles
  • Learned basic accounting and invoicing practices
  • Introduced to video editing and After Effects

Northern Lights Presentations

Multimedia Developer2010-2011
  • Created client briefs and set accurate deadlines
  • Designed in a wide variety of mediums
  • Practiced SEO and semantic web development
  • Developed social media and digital marketing campaigns
  • Promoted media events and distributed press releases
  • Engaged in trade shows and seminars

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT

Graphic Design Diploma

Canadore College 2005-2008

High School Diploma

Widdifield Secondary School 2001-2005

HTML Intermediate

Canadore College 1999

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Frosh Leader

Canadore Students Representative Council 2007
  • Attended motivational seminars
  • Organized activities, cheers & events
  • Responsible for health & safety of student participants

Communications Associate

Provincial & Federal Elections Canada 2005
  • Communicated to a variety of individuals regarding various hot-topics
  • Debated different issues to further my understanding
  • Attended municipal gatherings where I was able to voice my opinions on various issues.

TESTIMONIALS

Brenda Chaparro

Brenda Chaparro Director Worldwide Marketing / CyberSource

Andrew was a key contributor to our Corporate Marketing team. He started and really “hit the ground running”. He was able to be a key contributor without a lot of direction or hand holding. He was critical in designing the new website at Platform, and provided great ideas and incredibly creative input. He fit into our group seamlessly and was respected by the whole team.

Penny Tremblay

Penny Tremblay Director of Education / Tremblay Leadership Center

Andrew was an asset to our team at Northern Lights Presentions where he helped with web and social media related strategies to help our clients build stronger relationships with their clients.

Luke Skrzyniarz

Luke Skrzyniarz Chef / Earls Restaurants.

We hire people who are entrepreneurs, self-starters, motivated, and striving for success in both their personal and professional lives. Since joining our team Andrew has continually proven his personal and professional capabilities, his drive to succeed, and his passion for excellence.

SERVICES


DESIGN AND BEYOND…

Striking, effective design is my passion. Logos, business cards, stationery, fliers, catalogues, billboards, and everything in between—I can handle it all. I believe that design is a channel through which your clients and target audience perceive your brand and business. I produce top-notch graphics that compliment your product and/or service and earn recognition among your customers.


WEB DEVELOPMENT

Cutting-edge web design and development can make all the difference in online client interaction by providing greater readability and accessibility. Whether you need a static site, blog, content management system, online store, or database, I will work with you to establish a greater web presence for your business, while minding modern web standards. Web trends are always in motion. My aim is to provide you with designs that will remain current for years to come.


Social Media

I am a social media expert. It is a long established fact that a reader will be distracted by the readable content.

Porfolio

Barguys

Barguys

IBM Platform Computing

IBM Platform Computing

Allure Couture Jewelry

Allure Couture Jewelry

Johnston Health Center

Johnston Health Center

Smile Center of Orlando

Smile Center of Orlando

Northern Lights Presentations

Northern Lights Presentations

Healthy Feet

Healthy Feet

Creative Learning

Creative Learning

ISWOS

ISWOS

West Nile

West Nile

Kiwanis Music Festival

Kiwanis Music Festival

Andrew Jolie - Digital Strategist, Graphic Designer, Social Guru

Contact

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