PAUL M. RODINO
239-826-3861 CELL
pmrodino@mac.com

ABILITIES
Graphic and Web Design on the Macintosh OS (Experienced on QuarkXpress, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Fashion Illustration  and Alternative Photography Processes 

EMPLOYMENT

OWNER - JANUARY 2011 TO AUGUST 2012
In One Instant Gallery of Photography – 1526 Jackson Street, Ft. Myers, FL 33901 - 239-834-0995
Responsibilities: Owned, operated and ran a gallery of photography. Met with various photographers and helped promote their shows at the gallery through press releases and ads in local media and Social Networking venues. Also taught photography classes to the public.

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR - FEBRUARY 2000 TO PRESENT Freelance
Insight Advertising – 12081 Wedge Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33919 - 239-267-2609
Responsibilities: Oversaw various design duties for several local and regional clients. Worked with Creative Directors on ad campaign concepts, layouts, logos, website design and banners. Organized and created production files for printers and national publications.

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR - NOVEMBER 1996 TO FEBRUARY 2000
Tweed Advertising – 2286 West 1st Street, Ft. Myers, FL 33901 - 239-332-3777
Responsibilities: Oversaw various design duties for several local and regional clients. Worked with Creative Directors on ad campaign concepts, layouts, and logo design. Organized and created production files for printers and local publications.

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR - SEPTEMBER 1991 TO OCTOBER 1996
Robb & Stucky LTD. – 13170 S Cleveland Ave., Ft. Myers, FL 33907 - 239-437-7997
Responsibilities: Oversaw various design duties for Robb & Stucky, a retail furniture company in Florida and Arizona. Worked with the Marketing Director creating ad campaigns, overseeing photo shoots, as well as designing point of purchase displays, tags and internal stationary items for each location. Organized and created production files for printers and large regional newspapers and publications in Florida and Arizona.

ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR - APRIL 1990 TO AUGUST 1991
Gulf Coast Magazine – 205 South Airport Road, Naples, FL 33942
Responsibilities: Oversaw ad design for various clients who advertised in the publication, as well as, cataloged and filed ads for future use.

ART DIRECTOR - FEBRUARY 1989 TO JUNE 1989
Weichert and Moss Advertising – 8660-180 College Pkwy, SW, Ft. Myers, FL 33919
Responsibilities: Created ads and logos for various clients.

ART DIRECTOR - MARCH 1986 TO JANUARY 1989
Bransburg & Associates – 2699 Stirling Rd, Suite B-301, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
Responsibilities: Created ads and logos for various clients.

EDUCATION

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN FASHION ILLUSTRATION
Highest Honors Graduate

Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale
1799 SE 17th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33136
1984 TO 1986

PHOTOGRAPHY AND ADVERTISING DESIGN STUDENT

Colorado Institute of Art
200 East 9th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203
1982 TO 1984