Education:
1/93 - 5/95
Associate in Applied Arts Degree — Commercial Art 
(Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI)

5/09 - 3/10
Web Design Certificate  
(Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI)

Employment:

2/11 - Present
Four Lakes Label
Sun Prairie, WI

Layout Creation/Lead QRM Graphic Artist

• Lead Artist for three QRM Teams (Quick Response Manufacturing).
• Create drawings for use in cutting/folding and manage 15,000+ layouts.
• Maintain good working relationships with QRM Team members, Floor management and sales staff
as well as customers.
• Maintain and continuously improve on project turn time.
• Dupont safety course completion and continual monthly audits.
• Member of Quality Control Team, which evaluates, designates and holds people accountable for solutions that reduce number of rejections.
Key achievements:
• QRM Team held an average on-time delivery rate of 98%.
• QRM Team decreased office/manufacturing time by 40%.

10/05 - 11/16
Part-Time Freelance Graphic Design Business
Projects: Brochures, posters, fliers, ads, logos, booklets, sales sheets, websites, and point-of-sale items.
Clients: Imperial Blades, WSC, S&L Hospitality, BizFilings, Madison Lightning Hockey, 4H, Badger Graphic
Systems, Black Diamond DJ, Oregon Tuggers, Silverstone Partners, Smokey Hollow Farm and Early Foundations, LLC.


3/10 - 9/10
QBE Insurance - The Americas
Sun Prairie, WI

Contracted Graphic Designer

• Developed marketing material and updated existing sales collateral.
• Presented ideas and work to clients.
• Involved in collaborating, questioning and evaluating focus groups.

1/02 - 10/08
Great Wolf Resorts, Incorporated

Madison, WI

Senior Graphic Designer

• Worked with management and sales staff to create resort materials.
• Responsible for high resolution scanning, color correction, press checks, and highly involved in photo shoots.
• Project time management and daily communication with vendors.
• Training presentation at annual sales meeting.
• Provided corporate brand consistency throughout all materials.

5/99 - 1/02
Stephan & Brady, Incorporated
Madison, WI
Production Artist
• Revised, resized and proofed to clients.
• Designed direct mail, posters, ads and other marketing materials.
• Created mock-ups for clients, vendors, awards and trade show booths.

 

MuelverDesigns

Amy Muelver   |  Madison, WI