I'M JOEL RICHARD.
CREATIVE / ART DIRECTOR, DESIGNER
BASED IN THE LOS ANGELES METROPOLITAN AREA
10+ YEARS OF DESIGN EXPERIENCE
BUILDING BRANDS & BRINGING IDEAS TO LIFE
THROUGH STRATEGY, CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION
I'm a Creative Director & Designer who specializes in Marketing Creative Services in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.
For over 10 years, I have honed my craft working with various Marketing and Creative teams in both corporate and agency environments. I worked on the most exciting traditional and digital marketing design projects partnering with some of the smartest people in the industry.
As a Creative leader with a marketing mindset, I believe there is a difference between creating something beautiful, versus creating something powerful with a human connection. It’s essential to combine research, strategy, design principles and innovation to deliver meaningful and result-driven designs—that’s what I believe and practice with my teams each day.
• Creative Direction
• Art Direction
• Brand Identity & Development
• Presentation Design
• UX / UI Design
• Marketing Creative Services
• Creative Team Management
OF CALIFORNIA - LOS ANGELES
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, GRAPHIC DESIGN
2003-2006 / LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY - POMONA
EMPHASIS IN CHORAL MUSIC
2002-2003 / POMONA, CALIFORNIA
GENERAL EDUCATION, SPECIAL ADMIT
2000-2002 / DELANO, CALIFORNIA
I worked on the most exciting traditional and digital marketing design projects partnering with some of the smartest people in various industries, from Fortune 500 companies to innovative startups. Here are some to name a few...
SOFTWARE + MORE
ADOBE CREATIVE CLOUD (MAC & PC)
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, XD, Acrobat, Flash, Dreamweaver, Fireworks and AfterEffects
MICROSOFT OFFICE (MAC & PC)
Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and OneNote
Mail, Keynote, Garageband, iBook Author
and Final Cut Pro
ADDITIONAL APPLICATIONS, WEB SERVICES AND LANGUAGES
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, Livestream, Wix, Prezi, Quark, Wordpress, Blogger, MailChimp, Zendesk,
Marketo, EventBrite, Shopify, Invision, HTML
You can also reach me at my design studio by calling, 323 849 0771.
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