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Graphic Design and Illustration are my thing.

Leveraging over 20 years of experience as a graphic design professional I can provide marketing services and design solutions to help tell your unique story with strong images and consistent messaging.

Graphic Design and Branding

Marketing Communications

Creative Services

Social Media and Website Design

Works

Aurora Calendar This calendar was a yearly give-away that everyone looked forward to. I designed, shot many of the photos and coordinated with the printer on this baby. Flying Wing Illustration Vehicle concept illustration for a project that was funded through DARPA. Lemon n Lime Branding Logo design and packaging for shoe company.
Global Supertanker Website design and social media management. Mail Smarter Campaign This was an agency-wide campaign at the FBI to bring awareness to new mailing procedures. It saved the agency over 7 million in mailing costs the first year. History of the FBI I worked with the historian at the Federal Bureau of Investigation on this project. It’s a pictorial history of the FBI printed on 3 layers of plexiglass. This exhibit is installed at the employee entrance of the Hoover building in Washington D.C. Lightning Strike Illustration The LightningStrike is a tilting-wing design vehicle concept. This illustration was made using 3d software and Photoshop. FBI Publications As a graphic designer in the FBI print shop I designed many publications for the law enforcement community. Book Design Book design and page layout. Aurora Website Website design and management using Wordpress. Comfort One Shoes Point of sale posters for in-store use.

Profile

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

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Aurora Flight Sciences 7/15 – 11/19;
Graphic Designer/Multimedia Specialist
Mr. Hartt works in the communications department generating graphics, photos and video for use across all channels ensuring messaging is clear, unique and on-brand. He created the brand style guide, initiated and managed a Digital Asset Management System, revamped the company website, ensuring 508 compliance and helped initiate the company’s digital strategy. He works works closely with internal customers, vendors and other stakeholders creating banners, tradeshow booths, and other large format graphics.

David Hale Associates 5/12 – 7/15;
Graphic Designer

Mr. Hartt provides graphic design services for the Federal Bureau of Investigations Printing and Graphics Unit. Mr Hartt implemented and oversees a workflow management system that provides visibility and reporting of all graphic design jobs to the printing plant and upper management. He worked closely with pre-press fixing files from outside customers. Design products include, brochures, museum quality displays, logos, reports, presentations, posters, and illustration.

John Hartt Consulting 7/10 – 5/12; Graphic Designer
Mr. Hartt provides graphic design services for Federal proposal efforts which involve developing complex illustrations and memorable covers, maintaining consistent graphic standards throughout the document, managing version control through the process, and producing the final deliverable. He has a thorough understanding of government RFPs and how to read and comply with the RFP. Clients include The Tauri Group, Torres International and CACI.

Torres Advanced Enterprise Solutions 4/09 – 7/10;
Graphic Designer

Mr. Hartt was the lead designer in Torres’ marketing department. Mr. Hartt ensured all design projects are delivered on target, on time, and within budget. He provided internal and external customers with the development, design, and production of reports, proposals, presentations, and various promotional materials, including brochures, fact sheets, and posters. A key responsibility involved working with the proposal team to produce graphics in support of government proposals.

CENTRA Technology, Inc. 11/02 – 4/09;
Graphic Designer

As a part-time, on-call employee, Mr. Hartt provides communication design services for print projects including concept of operations (CONOPS) visuals, story boarding, proposal graphics, presentation graphics, 3D modeling and rendering, technical and conceptual illustration. Clients include the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Marine Corps Intelligence Activity (MCIA), and University of Maryland.

Denarius Design 5/01– 4/09;
Graphic Designer/Owner

Mr. Hartt provides graphic design services for print projects. He was responsible for day-to-day operation of Denarius Design as well as all phases of project design, including concept development, client communications, print estimating and purchasing, layout, and press inspection. Some of the products and services offered include brochures, technical and conceptual illustration, corporate identity, design/branding strategies, advertising and mail campaigns, packaging design, catalog design, newsletters, poster design, promotional material web design, and large-format graphic design (trade show booths, posters, etc.). Clients include U.S. DOJ-Office of the Federal Detention Trustee, The City of Manassas, Comfort One Shoes, and Deister Electronics.

Skills

Print and Digital Design
Art Direction
Photography/Videography
Illustration (Technical & Conceptual)
Brand Management
Digital Asset Management
Environmental/Trade Show Display Design
3D Modeling and Rendering

Software Tools

Adobe Creative Suite
Illustrator
InDesign
Photoshop
Premier Pro
Wordpress
Rhinoceros 3D

Contact

Contact Info

9210 Maple Street
Manassas, VA  20110

703-409-2334

john@johnhartt.com