My name is Giovanni Finazzo, a Graphic & Web Designer with three years of experience. I earned my B.A. from La Salle University with a degree in Digital Art and Multimedia Design and a minor in Marketing. I have an immeasurable passion for branding and marketing. I enjoy working on projects that not only challenge me, but also facilitate my growth as a professional Designer.
I take great pride in the work I create, and always strive to deliver a clean, modern, and detail oriented product that fits the needs and goals of the project. I am a creative, reliable designer with a strong work ethic. Being a self-starter individual, I also work well with in a collaborative team environment. As design styles change, I utilize my creativity, knowledge, education and people skills. My career goals are to continue to grow professionally.
August 2009 - May 2013
Digital Multimedia & Design
B.A. Degree from LaSalle University with the major of Digital Multimedia & Design and also a minor in Marketing.
2014 - Present
Creating and developing brand awareness by; designing signage, advertisements, print and web magazines, filming and editing video content, and creating event websites. Provide oversight and direction for fellow employees and ensure that all work is completed to the highest standard.
2013 - 2014
Working as the Branding & Web Designer creating conceptual, creative products across the entire company, including Brand Concept, Web Development & Design. Specializing my knowledge of methods and techniques of graphic design and layout, also using higher-level executive and client interaction skills.
Creating innovative marketing and communication materials for digital media and print ads. Managing multiple projects at a time and executing each project in a timely manner. Using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator very heavily in creating the design and production layout of each product.
2012 - 2013
Assist small businesses with their visual communication with their customers. Using typography to construct and solve problems that companies have in their print or web designs.
Designed and edited video promotions, using the following software programs: Flash, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Communicated with clients and the creative director in all the graphic and video work throughout production
2012 - 2013
Designed weekly newspaper print ads and promotional advertising media from layout to completion. Scanned and retouched logos and artwork for inclusion in ads. Also worked with the administrative office to complete office tasks.
2012 - 2013
Maintained print and motion graphics for televised ads and in house advertisements. Assisted the creative director and advertising manager with the creation of motion graphics, print campaigns, web art, brochures, and outdoor advertisements. Programs that were in daily use were Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and InDesign.
My visual design focuses on the aesthetics of the related materials by strategically implementing images, colors, fonts, and other elements. A successful visual design does not take away from the content on the page or function. Instead, it enhances it by engaging users and helping to build trust and interest in the brand.
Dominicks Pizza, established in 1985 were in need of a modern website that shows their menu, location, and culinary style. I created their logo, but designed their website.Branding, Web Design
A marketing agency that does whatever it takes to make sure your business thrives, and we do that by offering an array of tools and expertise. I collaborated with their logo, but designed their website.Branding, Web Development, Displat Graphics
Defendoc helps doctors get found by patients, and also helps doctors to recieve good reviews. I created their logo, stationary packet, and website.Web Design, Logo
Medford Luxury, is a nursing facility located in Long Island, NY. Delevoped a interactive website, which is easy to navigate and user friendly. I created their logo, stationary packet, graphic ads, a short video for their waiting room, and website.Web Design, Web Design
Waterview Care Center is widely recognized as the rehab leader in Queens County, NY. I designed their logo, stationary packet, graphic ads, and website.Branding, Web Design
Heart To Heart provides a wide spectrum of health and social services throughout New York and New Jersey. I developed their logo and website.Branding, Web Design
This event took place by the beach, I was in-charge of creating ads and signage for this event. When creating these advertisements, I made sure that the information was delivered and the design crisp.Branding, Illustration
This event took place at the end of summer, I created flyers and signage for the client. The goal was to have a clean modern look that portrays the end of summer.Webdesign, Photography
I am available for Full Time employment or Freelance projects. Hire me and get your dreams to reality!
Giovanni is also a problem solver and a creative thinker. Much thought goes into the things Giovanni does, and he has an unusual ability to notice what others overlook.Louis R.
Giovanni has help out my business with all the print work that I needed and designing my awesome new website, Thank you so much for everything.Saverio B.
Thank you so much for all your hard work and innovated ideas they really helped me and my small business.Fran F.
Contact me at email@example.com or 347.675.0783