Brian Franklin
Graphic/UX Designer
and Illustrator
(513) 833-5594
Concentrated in Drawing, Painting, and Graphic Design
English minor.

William Hamby and Libbie B. George U of M Academic Scholarship recipient
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Graphic Design Director
February 2014 - October 2018
At SparkPeople my job was to build the brand creatively. I was involved in the creative process from proposal to launch. My work was primarily focused on designs in the ad operations and corporate sponsorship arena, but I performed general graphic design, UX design, and site maintenance duties as well. I also designed print ads and print promotional pieces.

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Senior Graphic Designer
March 2008 - February 2014
Design and front-end development for global fitness brand

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Head Designer
February 2006 - March 2008
Here I was the go-to guy for kickoff meetings with clients and designing and developing sites for a local small business customer base.

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United States Army National Guard
May 2004 - September 2005
Served as a rifleman in an infantry battalion in Taji and Baghdad Iraq.
Term of military service ended March 2010.