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Juana Merlo

Art Director, NPR

Washington, D.C.

I believe that powerful organizations/brands are built by strong teams that collaborate and push for great creative. I work my 200%, love my career, and am proud of my work. I am an award winning art director with 9 years working in in-house, agency and freelance environments and my goal is to continue to produce exceptional work that helps clients achieve their goals.

Specialties:
β€’ Effectively execute and oversee projects from big idea/concept to creation
β€’ Strong visual impact, composition skills, passion for typography, photo retouch and ability to illustrate
β€’ Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, basic knowledge of HTML 5 + CSS 3
β€’ Bilingual Spanish/English and fluent in Brazilian Portuguese
β€’ Clear understanding of client needs, participate in client presentations
β€’ Management experience includes supervising design staff and outside vendors
β€’ Experience in developing campaigns for US Hispanics and international markets

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