Meet Erin Drew

Freelance Graphic Designer & Marketing Specialist

Meet Erin Drew

Freelance Graphic Designer & Marketing Specialist

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Experience
Owner, Graphic Designer, Marketing Specialist | Erin Drew Design
Colman, SD | October 2019–Present
• Freelance graphic designer, creator of visual solutions and impactful marketing strategies
• Creative services include branding, website design, logo design, icons and illustration, printables and deliverables (posters, vehicle graphics, trade show display design, print and digital ads, signage, etc.), social media content creation and management, copywriting
• Consult on design best practices across applications, marketing campaign development and implementation, social media strategies, online marketing, SEO, SEM

Marketing Strategist | Complete Media
Sioux Falls, SD | December 2018–Present
• Work with area small businesses to develop marketing strategies and implement campaigns across various media
• Coordinate internal project schedule, create marketing elements and collateral, work with vendors to make sure all projects are completed on time 
• Strategy and campaign elements typically include: logo design, brand management, website design (GoDaddy, WordPress), social media management and content creation, email marketing campaigns, SEO (on-site, off-site), online citation building; Google Ads, Facebook and Instagram ads, Pinterest ads 
• Produced items include business cards, envelopes, direct mailers, handouts, flyers, greeting cards, building and window signage, trade show displays, banners, websites, email design, blog posts, digital signage, online text and display ads, web banners, social media graphics, and more

Student Graphic Designer | SDSU Marketing and Communications
Brookings, SD | April 2017–December 2018
• Worked with university departments and groups in the design of logos, brochures, mailers, posters, magazines, print and web ads, popup banners, static and digital billboards, t-shirts; used Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign 
 Many high-profile projects such as designs for the 1881 Vintage clothing line in the Bookstore, various t-shirts for The Pride of the Dakotas, the redesign of the College of Nursing magazine and the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences magazine; wall graphic illustrations and “camps” booklet for the Jacks Imagination Lab in the Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls

Graphic Designer and Digital Strategist | The Town & Country SHOPPER
Brookings, SD | February 2013–December 2018
• Designed print ads for weekly newspaper using QuarkXPress and Photoshop; website design and weekly maintenance using WordPress and HTML/CSS Created online flipbooks for each edition using AnyFlip software 
 Developed online advertising groundwork; managed Facebook page, created content for daily posts using Hootsuite, created and managed Facebook ads Used Google Analytics and Google Business to monitor website and search result activity and interactions
Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts | Graphic Design
South Dakota State University | Brookings, SD | 2015–2018
Art History Certificate 
Bachelor of Science | Advertising
South Dakota State University | Brookings, SD | 2009–2014
• Emphases in Creative Strategies, Interactive Media
• Minors in Marketing, Studio Art, Interior Design
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