Conceptualization, direction, design and production of all things print, packaging, point-of-sale and environment related. Hands-on, nitty-gritty creation of marketing collateral, retail packaging, in-store displays and signage, advertising, die lines, trade show graphics, catalogs, books, technical and not-so-technical illustrations, logos, style guides, basic UI design, html email design, and web image optimization. Review and preparation of files for offset lithographic, flexographic, silkscreen and rotogravure printing. Press-checker, both locally and long-distance.
Principal  |  Holly O’Leary Design - Portland, OR  |  01/97 to Present
Hired gun for various agencies, design shops and independent businesses both locally and nationally. Clients are often focused in areas of culinary endeavors, natural health care, outdoor activities and the arts. I also have current and past experience with tech and athletic apparel clients as well. Print management skills also abound. Available for on-site or off-site work.
Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director  |  Coffee Bean International - Portland, OR  |  03/09 to 02/13
Retail package conceptualization, art direction, design and production; branding, illustration, UI design, print and web design and production, 3D mock-up creation and rendering, print management and project management.
Senior Graphic Designer  |  Koopman Ostbo Marketing Communications - Portland, OR  |  05/06 to 08/08
Consumer retail package design, print advertising and headline writing, brand development and expansion, UI design, marketing collateral, catalogs, trade show graphics. Strong focus on organic foods and healthy lifestyle products, non-profit and state organizations, print coordination and project management.
Senior Graphic Designer  |  Opus Creative - Portland, OR  |  04/00 to 05/06
Heavy print design and production, UI design, marketing collateral, trade show graphics, white papers, catalog layout, print ads. Heavy focus on the tech industry.
Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director  |  Oregon Scientific - Tualatin, OR  |  05/03 to 12/03
Package design and production, retail display and signage, marketing collateral, interfaced regularly with over-seas offices. Focus on consumer electronics.
Contract Graphic Designer  |  Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon - Portland, OR  |  06/02 to 12/02
Print design and production, marketing collateral.
Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director  |  Diversity Corporation - Beaverton, OR  |  04/98 to 04/00
Print design and production, web site UI design, marketing collateral, annual reports, white papers.
Some brands with which I've tinkered
Target, Resers Fine Foods, Nordstrom, Winco Foods, Deschutes Brewery, Whole Foods, The Fresh Market, Kroger, Smuckers Quality Beverages, Walgreens “Good & Delish”, Farmer Brothers Coffee, Luna & Larry’s Coconut Bliss, Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods, ReadyPac Foods, Hawaiian Electric, AutoDesk, Intel, Tektronix, Nike, National College of Natural name a few.