CV

Professional Experience

Jan 2020 - present

FOUNDER & OWNER OF THE VISUAL CUE

In Jan this year, I launched my freelance business specialising in Graphic Design, Illustration and Digital Marketing, after freelancing prior for 12 months.  From podcast cover artworks, to package design and logos, to social media management, I cater to anyone looking to visualise their ideas.

Sept 2019 - Currently

Design & Marketing Assistant at Vantage Homes QLD

Assisting with a wide range of design projects across both print and digital as well as digital marketing responsibilities for social media content for multiple Vantage owned accounts.  Other duties include copywriting, content creation and EDM creation using MailChimp.

Jul 2018 - Oct 2020

Completed Bachelor of Design & Marketing

In October 2020, I will graduate my second degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast.  I was lucky enough to be selected and given the opportunity to work with my tutor/supervisor on an external international design project which exposed me to real world design experience on an international scale.

Achievements:

  • GPA of 6.7

  • International Design Project: Nossob Predator Book for Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

  • Marketing major

  • Design major

Feb 2016 - Oct 2018

Completed Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure & Event Management)

Shortly after graduating grade 12, I started studying my first degree at the University of The Sunshine Coast.  Even though while studying this degree, I knew it wasn't 100% what I wanted to go into as a career, it gave me the tools and education on all things business and marketing.  Here, I found my love for marketing and knew I wanted to explore a career that allowed me to combine my creativity with marketing.

Major:

  • Marketing

Volunteer Experience

Nov 2019 - present

VOLUNTEER GRAPHIC DESIGNER WITH OZ HARVEST

Currently volunteering my time with local charity, Oz Harvest for an upcoming cookbook.  Duties include planning and designing of the cookbook which will be distributed to disadvantaged adults to promote health and education surrounded by food.

Jan 2019 - Apr 2019

ADMIN & ARTIST MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP

KADENCE

GROUP

100-hour internship with Kadence Group, a boutique music company that specializes in Artist Management and Management Services for artists and bands.  Duties included artist PR, maintaining databases, planning and booking travel for artists and crew and data entry into tour management software (Master Tour).  Once the internship was complete, I was offered a part time position within the company which I work currently in as the Administration and Artist Management Assistant.

May 2018 - Jul 2018

96-hour internship with Brisbane-based fashion label, Beginning Boutique. Duties included emailing, organising, describing and uploading products to their online website.

MARKETING & PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP

BEGINNING

BOUTIQUE

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