Jarrod Hurt

WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Creative Web & Graphic Designer with 8+ years' experience in creating engaging digital and print designs for a variety of clients. Experienced with layout design, branding, logo design, web design and mobile optimization.


EXPERIENCE

Full Time Graphic Designer, College of Liberal Arts (CLA)
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
MAR 2017 - CURRENT
  • Design Marketing materials for the College of Liberal Arts.
  • Responsible of all phases of design from concept development through production.
  • Design work includes brochures, newsletters, digital banner ads, display advertisements, fliers, posters, booklets, social media info graphics, and web site designs.
Web & Graphic Designer
FREELANCE Jarrod Hurt Design, West Lafayette, IN
MAR 2008 - CURRENT
  • Design websites and marketing print materials for numerous clients in a variety of industries.
  • Meet with clients to determine design vision, marketing & branding ideas, budgets and deliverable timeframes.
  • Create logos, business cards, menu designs, letterhead & invoices, yard signage, flyers, websites, and marketing materials concurrently.
Web Designer
SDI Camps & Races, Lafayette, IN
DEC 2015 - AUG 2016 (Blue Star Sports Acquisition)
  • Designed the new sdiraces.com website from the ground up using CSS to increase brand awareness and traffic.
  • Interpreted numerous client resources to create innovative custom website designs and custom built design elements.
  • Designed a template using Foundation 5 to be reused for simple sites and fast turnaround.
  • Researched new design ideas and visual elements implementing and customizing them for clients.
Web Designer
School Datebooks, Lafayette, IN
AUG 2009 - DEC 2015
  • Designed websites and print materials for Ag Printers, maintained the sites and created updates when needed.
  • Converted and formatted photos, created animated web elements, and created custom code for SDI Camps & Races sites.
  • Collaborated with designers and developers to create mock user interfaces and illustrated achievement badges.
  • Created SDI Camps & Races logo and marketing print materials.

TECHNICAL SKILLS


Programs:

Coding

Frameworks

EDUCATION

BA in Visual Communication Design (VCD)
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN