ELSA GÜEREÑA >>
ADDRESS > DECATUR / GA / 30030 & BROOKLYN / NY / 11231
PHONE > 404 / 226 / 5259
E-MAIL > EGUERENA@GMAIL.COM
WEBSITE > SOMETHINGELSA.COM
2012-CURRENT > NEW YORK / NY > LAIRD+PARTNERS >
PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT > PRODUCTION MANAGER
/ Directing fashion photography post-production & multimedia advertising layout design.
/ Collaborative project management for art director, account manager & outside vendor.
/ Managing creative, retouching, logo, layout composition & mechanical specifications.
/ Supplier sourcing, multimedia development & project budgetary negotiations.
+ Instituted online image system for efficient retouching, project monitoring & archive.
+ Established global networks with artists, printers, retouchers & various vendors.
2007-2012 > NEW YORK / NY > BOX STUDIOS >
PREPRESS DEPARTMENT > PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
/ Design & print for elite editorial, advertising & art photography.
/ Coordinated post-production for luxury brands multi-seasonal campaign ad & editorial work.
/ Internal job management between Prepress, Producers & Retouching Departments.
/ Digital GMG color management for unified international proofing, publishing & exhibitions.
+ Developed scripts & coding system with programmers to automate custom layouts & color.
+ Utilized Google Docs to streamline production tracking of hundreds of digital files.
+ Increased speed & efficiency of ad/proof output, tripling release work over 4 years.
2006-2007 > ATLANTA / GA > ARTIFACT DESIGN >
MOTION DESIGN > MOTION DESIGN INTERN
/ Storyboard and graphics composition for in house & client presentation.
/ Assistant editing, animation & administrative for motion graphic design projects.
2003-2006 > EVANSTON / IL > NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY >
ART HISTORY VISUAL MEDIA COLLECTION > DIGITIZATION ASSISTANT
/ Photography slide scanning, image correction, color management & archive.
/ Technical support for art department faculty & students image needs.
2002-2006 > EVANSTON / IL > NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY >
SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS > BACHELOR OF ARTS > RADIO_TV_FILM > GPA 3.4
/ ENGLISH & SPANISH > Bilingual written & spoken fluency.
/ ADMINISTRATIVE > Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Google Docs.
/ DESIGN > Acrobat Pro, Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator.
/ FILM & VIDEO > DSLR Photography, Final Cut Pro & After Effects.