Isar Chang | Resume
Graphic designer just graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology who loves concept development, illustration, and playing with typography.
design, graphic design, illustration, RIT, concept development, print, web design, typography, advertising, branding, identity, branding & identity, lettering, calligraphy, rochester, toronto, designer, graphic designer
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EXPERIENCE

Mashable

Visual Social Media Intern  |  Summer 2014

Created compelling visuals for Mashable’s social media outlets in real time. Monitored effectiveness and adjusted visuals accordingly to increase social media interactions and traffic to website. Created article thumbnails and graphics. Assisted in running Mashable’s Pinterest, Twitter, and Tumblr.

CIAS Marketing Communications

Graphic Designer  |  2014 – 2015

Developed new brand identity for the College of Imaging Arts
and Sciences at RIT. Created promotional collateral for events, advertisements, and signage. Worked in a cross-functional
team to research and develop new social media strategies.

INVOLVEMENT

Project M Design Blitz

Participant  |  2014

Utilized design thinking to create and present a solution to a
given prompt within 48 hours, under the guidance of Project M founder John Bielenberg and MICA Professor Ryan Clifford.

New Media Club

Speaker & Member  |  2014 – 2015

Presented to underclassmen on past experiences in design.

Hand Lettering Club

Secretary & Member  |  2012 – 2014

Planned and facilitated events to increase interest in hand lettering. Recorded meeting minutes. Managed email correspondence.

AIGA Student Chapter

Mentor & Member  |  2013 – 2014

Provided support and coaching to underclassmen.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Graphic Design Service Award

Rochester Institute of Technology  |  2014

Portfolio Review Scholarship Winner

Advertising Club of Buffalo  |  2013

Semi-Finalist

International Type Throwdown  |  2013

Dean’s List

Rochester Institute of Technology  |  2011 – 2014

EDUCATION

Rochester Institute of Technology

BFA in Graphic Design
Minor in Advertising & Public Relations
Rochester, NY  |  2015

SKILLS & TOOLS

Illustration
Concept Development
Branding & Identity
Lettering & Calligraphy
Web Design
Print Design
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe After Effects
HTML/CSS
Wordpress
Mandarin Chinese