Pixels that Tick / Antonio Romero

Résumé

Work History

Freelance Senior Designer. May 2020 – Present.

Audited Accelerations Partner’s existing marketing materials to draft and design a pitch deck that can be customized for global and regional clients. Created PPT templates, presentations and infographics for Edelman, clients include Designer Brands, HP, Johnson&Johnson, LegalZoom and TJMaxx. Created a magazine-style editorial piece for Crossmedia to breakdown their POV on advertising on Facebook and content moderation and an infographic detailing the marketplace impact of COVID-19 and predictions for media consumption in 2021.

Senior Presentation Designer. PVH Corp., May 2018 – August 2020.

Created PVH President and CEO Emanuel Chirico’s presentation for the 2019 WWD Apparel & Retail Summit. Built a versatile PPT template with 67 Master Slide layouts that is used by PVH associates around the world.

Freelance Senior Designer. March 2017 – May 2018.

Created infographics, presentations, books, posters and installations with Accenture Interactive to illustrate partnership opportunities during workshops for Hormel, Kellogg’s, Johnson & Johnson, L’Oréal and UPS. Designed infographics, RFIs and presentations for The&Partnership.

Senior Digital Designer. SYZYGY, June 2015 – March 2017.

Conceived, designed, and produced HTML5 banner campaigns for Avis Budget Group’s multiple brands and regional markets. Designed presentations for ABG leadership.

Freelance Designer. January 2013 – June 2015.

Designed print collateral for MULTAQ, responsive layouts for Time.com, banner ads, infographics and presentations for Medscape and educational app wireframes for Pearson.

Associate Creative Director. SHIFT Communications, April 2012 – January 2013.

Rebranded the company, copy edited and designed website. Created infographics for Bing, H&R Block, Sales Force and Taser. Art directed print collateral for McDonald’s.

Freelance Designer. March 2010 – April 2012.

Designed buck slips, co-pay cards and registration forms for Plavix. Designed microsites on Macys.com and Costello Tagliapietra. Designed animated banners for Dentsu, Penton Media and Sony.

Interactive Designer. Grey Group, June 2007 – April 2010.

Developed dynamic Flash microsites for Grey NYC. Developed animated banners for ANGA, Canon, Captain Morgan, E*TRADE, Frontier Airlines, and Tanqueray.

Interactive Designer. Sherman Advertising, June 2005 – June 2007.

Developed websites to promote commercial and residential real estate in Manhattan and Miami.

Graphic Designer. Westone, Inc., June 2003 – June 2005.

Created the company’s logo, designed product packaging and art directed photo shoots.

Education

Parsons School of Design – The New School

MA, Design and Technology. 2001 – 2003

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

BA, Interactive Multimedia. 1995 – 1999

Skills

Creative Direction, Design, Illustration, Copywriting and Consultation.

Software

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Keynote, Powerpoint, Sketch and Microsoft Office.