Elias Morr
Design for all!

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Profile

I’m a creative designer combining nine+ years of multimedia, web, email and print design experience involving: brand identity development, social media management, e-commerce, responsive design, and email marketing.


Experience

GRAPHIC DESIGNER/FOUNDER, BRAINBOX.GRAPHICS, FREELANCE

2009-PRESENT

  • Coordinate and execute the completion of over 200 graphic design, web, and multimedia projects

  • Provide conceptual work and corporate identity creation

  • Insure completion of projects on time

  • Assist businesses in identifying their target audience

  • Use creative skills and marketing knowledge when managing clients' social media i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and Yelp

  • Design and develop promotional emails and email marketing strategies, including lead generation and on-boarding campaigns.

 

DESIGN LEAD/FOUNDER, PEACESAKE CANDLES & CO.

2016-PRESENT

  • Develop brand identity

  • Design product packaging and print assets

  • Create digital marketing strategy, lead generation and customer acquisition campaigns

  • Art direct photoshoots

  • Design, develop and maintain company’s website and e-commerce

  • Manage social media accounts and advertising campaigns

  • Test and develop new products

 

Sr. WEB DESIGNER, HEALTHY DIRECTIONS, BETHESDA, MD

2015–2018

  • Designed landing pages, emails, sweepstakes, and onboarding campaigns for nutritional supplement brands (i.e. Dr. Stephen Sinatra, Dr. Drew Sinatra, Dr. David Williams, Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi, Dr. Whitaker, Dr. Daniel Amen, Simplybiotix, and Trilane)

  • Exercised effective interpersonal skills when collaborating with acquisition manager and social media manager to develop and design web, email and social media campaigns

  • Conducted research when developing new designs that encompass identifying target audience and new industry trends 

  • Provided original photography for SimplyBiotix and Healthy Directions brands

  • Developed a pattern library, email and web templates to maintain brand consistency and cohesiveness 

 

GRAPHIC/WEB DESIGNER, TRIM ILLUSION INC., BOWIE, MD

2012–2015

  • Developed over 700 creative designs for a wide range of digital and print graphics including brochures, flyers, and banners (Work featured on Elio Motors, SEMA show, Carid.com)

  • Designed video presentations for new customer acquisition

  • Designed and developed newsletters and email marketing campaigns

  • Exercised exceptional photography techniques when taking pictures of products for company website, e-commerce, presentations and print materials

 

PRODUCTION DESIGNER, VURIA CREATIVE TECH., SCOTTSDALE, AZ

2012

  • Provided consistent and clean design and layout for a multitude of web pages for a number of clients

  • Designed original graphic elements and illustrations for video and web

  • Assisted creative director on photoshoots and post production

 

MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNER, DJINN HOUSE, BEIRUT, LEBANON

2011-2012

  • Designed original graphic elements, illustrations and background images for documentaries and video animation

  • Participated in soundtrack and music selection

  • Key player in concept creation of video animation


Education

  • Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, Jounieh, Lebanon — Bachelors in multimedia/web design, 2008

  • DMA — Digital Marketing Certification, 2017

  • I continue to attend design workshops and conferences


Skills

  • Highly proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Audition, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Dimension, and Adobe Premiere

  • Excellent design, layout, and typography skills

  • Shooting professional portraits and product photography

  • Familiar with HTML5 and CSS

  • Creating multimedia presentations

  • Experience working with print media

  • Thorough understanding of marketing strategy (I am a DMA certified digital marketer)

  • Able to create effective and innovative designs to convey desired idea

  • Experience working with clients to identify needs and present solutions

  • Collaborating with marketing and product development departments

  • Flexible problem-solver able to adapt to changing circumstances and needs

  • Highly organized with ability to successfully run multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent teamwork to engage productively with other design professionals

  • Experience in e-commerce and electronic data interchange (EDI)


Languages

Fluent in English, French, and Arabic


Hobbies

Basketball, chess, playing the drums, long walks, hiking and finding new trails, and mentoring