©2019 Rauch Designs / Say It On Paper LLC

Phone: 504-231-5391

Email: tracyrauch@att.net

SKILLS

  • Computer proficiency with industry standard programs: Mac Platform Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, Muse) Word, Excel
  • Project Management - from concept to completion
  • Understanding of pre-press and print requirements for 4 color digital /press, spot colors, dies, scores, & finishes
  • Photo manipulation, color correction, and touch ups

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STRENGTHS

  • Attention to detail
  • Choosing effective typography and color themes
  • Creative thinking
  • Strategic designs and layouts

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EXPERIENCE

  • Rauch Designs / Say It On Paper LLC     8/07 - Current

    FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

    Coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Clients include Al Copeland Investments (Copeland’s of New Orleans, Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro, Copeland’s Cheesecake Scoop Cafe, Copeland’s Gourmet Kitchen.) Toca Alarm, Celebration Talent Competition, Ally Telecom Group, Louisiana Supreme Court Drug Court.

  • Al Copeland Investments, Metairie, LA        3/04 - 8/07

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/MARKETING COORDINATOR

    Design restaurant graphic/print projects and coordinate marketing orders for Al Copeland Investments corporate and franchise stores (concepts such as Copeland’s of New Orleans and Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro). Projects included design and layout for restaurant menus, brochures, ads, promotional materials and sales collateral. Managed projects from concept and design through production and delivery to stores.

  • Specialty Food Systems, Slidell, LA         3/03 - 3/04

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION MANAGER

    Coordinate graphic design projects and assisted in marketing needs. Graphic design for various campaign and marketing materials for Arby’s restaurants. Published a biweekly newsletter used for field communication. Position required excellent communication with team members, restaurant managers, and district supervisors. Responsibilities included design, direction, and printing of all graphic projects as well as newspaper ad placement.

  • Decorte Marketing Group, Metairie, LA        1/02 - 3/03

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

    Created new design themes for marketing and collateral materials for a medical advertising and production company. Responsibilities included copy writing, logo development, newspaper/magazine ads, interactive CDs, video art elements. Collaborated with clients to create vision, conceive designs and meet deadlines. Responsibilities included design, direction and printing of all graphic projects.

  • Printing Etc., Metairie, LA      11/99- 1/02

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/TYPESETTER

    Work environment was a fast paced full service printing, mailing, distribution and advertising company.  Projects included full color to one color design and layout for flyers, menus, newsletters, brochures, direct mailers and other related services. Designed magazine layout and ads for the Clip-n-Save Magazine. Successfully collaborate with sales personnel to meet all project requirements and deadlines.

  • Rauch Designs / Say It On Paper LLC     8/07 - Current

    FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

    Coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Clients include Al Copeland Investments (Copeland’s of New Orleans, Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro, Copeland’s Cheesecake Scoop Cafe, Copeland’s Gourmet Kitchen.) Toca Alarm, Celebration Talent Competition, Ally Telecom Group, Louisiana Supreme Court Drug Court.

  • Al Copeland Investments, Metairie, LA        3/04 - 8/07

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/MARKETING COORDINATOR

    Design restaurant graphic/print projects and coordinate marketing orders for Al Copeland Investments corporate and franchise stores (concepts such as Copeland’s of New Orleans and Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro). Projects included design and layout for restaurant menus, brochures, ads, promotional materials and sales collateral. Managed projects from concept and design through production and delivery to stores.

  • Specialty Food Systems, Slidell, LA         3/03 - 3/04

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION MANAGER

    Coordinate graphic design projects and assisted in marketing needs. Graphic design for various campaign and marketing materials for Arby’s restaurants. Published a biweekly newsletter used for field communication. Position required excellent communication with team members, restaurant managers, and district supervisors. Responsibilities included design, direction, and printing of all graphic projects as well as newspaper ad placement.

  • Decorte Marketing Group, Metairie, LA        1/02 - 3/03

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

    Created new design themes for marketing and collateral materials for a medical advertising and production company. Responsibilities included copy writing, logo development, newspaper/magazine ads, interactive CDs, video art elements. Collaborated with clients to create vision, conceive designs and meet deadlines. Responsibilities included design, direction and printing of all graphic projects.

  • Printing Etc., Metairie, LA      11/99- 1/02

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/TYPESETTER

    Work environment was a fast paced full service printing, mailing, distribution and advertising company.  Projects included full color to one color design and layout for flyers, menus, newsletters, brochures, direct mailers and other related services. Designed magazine layout and ads for the Clip-n-Save Magazine. Successfully collaborate with sales personnel to meet all project requirements and deadlines.

  • Rauch Designs /

    Say It On Paper LLC

    8/07 - Current

    FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

    Coordinate graphic design projects from concept through completion. Clients include Al Copeland Investments (Copeland’s of New Orleans, Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro, Copeland’s Cheesecake Scoop Cafe, Copeland’s Gourmet Kitchen.) Toca Alarm, Celebration Talent Competition, Ally Telecom Group, Louisiana Supreme Court Drug Court.

  • Al Copeland Investments, Metairie, LA    3/04 - 8/07

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/MARKETING COORDINATOR

    Design restaurant graphic/print projects and coordinate marketing orders for Al Copeland Investments corporate and franchise stores (concepts such as Copeland’s of New Orleans and Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro). Projects included design and layout for restaurant menus, brochures, ads, promotional materials and sales collateral. Managed projects from concept and design through production and delivery to stores.

  • Specialty Food Systems, Slidell, LA        3/03 - 3/04

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION MANAGER

    Coordinate graphic design projects and assisted in marketing needs. Graphic design for various campaign and marketing materials for Arby’s restaurants. Published a biweekly newsletter used for field communication. Position required excellent communication with team members, restaurant managers, and district supervisors. Responsibilities included design, direction, and printing of all graphic projects as well as newspaper ad placement.

  • Decorte Marketing Group, Metairie, LA      1/02 - 3/03

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

    Created new design themes for marketing and collateral materials for a medical advertising and production company. Responsibilities included copy writing, logo development, newspaper/magazine ads, interactive CDs, video art elements. Collaborated with clients to create vision, conceive designs and meet deadlines. Responsibilities included design, direction and printing of all graphic projects.

  • Printing Etc., Metairie, LA      11/99- 1/02

    GRAPHIC DESIGNER/TYPESETTER

    Work environment was a fast paced full service printing, mailing, distribution and advertising company.  Projects included full color to one color design and layout for flyers, menus, newsletters, brochures, direct mailers and other related services. Designed magazine layout and ads for the Clip-n-Save Magazine. Successfully collaborate with sales personnel to meet all project requirements and deadlines.