I'M

KAMA
SOLEVAD.

TEAM LEAD DESIGN
DESIGNER & FRONT END DEV

I have 20 years of experience in design and photography. I love utilizing my passion for visual arts, technology and my connection with people to bring together the best teams to build a brand. 

01 PROFESSIONAL

MY KNOWLEDGE LEVEL IN SOFTWARE

HTML/CSS

90%

BOOTSTRAP

70%

ILLUSTRATOR

95%

PHOTOSHOP

85%

BROWSER STACK

80%

WRIKE

85%

HOTJAR

80%

COFFEE

100%

 

02 PORTFOLIO

MY LATEST WORK.

03 Experience

Designer & Front End Dev.
Lead design conversations with clients and align the strategy and voice of their business to the project. Design and build websites with a focus on user experience, SEO optimization and conversion. Build designs into our CMS with HTML and CSS, focusing on responsive mobile friendly sites and browser compatibility.

2013-PRESENT

WEO MEDIA

Design Team Lead
Led web design team to cut production time in half by: evaluating and revamping processes, mentoring, motivating, and monitoring performance. Keeping coding standards and driving innovation. Set, track and report on teams KPIs. Strong communication with other department heads. Strategic planning for company.

Design and Marketing
Identity design, style guides and collateral. Lead marketing design projects to create visual assets for sales: convention booths, signage and marketing collateral. Company website redesign based on user studies. Reporting on key metrics.  

Work Ethic
With over 200 custom websites designed and built, I have proven that I can produce a high-volume of quality work adhering to tight deadlines. My strengths include comprehensive client communication, team collaboration, organization, follow through and a positive attitude.

2002-2013

MDS

Design

Layout and design of print ads, e-newsletter, directory, website maintenance and updates, marketing material, displays for events, presentations and internal forms. Photograph events.
Marketing
Reestablish perception of brand equity. Procure new advertisers and maintain relationship with existing sponsors.

1999-2002

NIKE

Sr. Category Production Artist
Organize team meetings and prioritize production schedule. Train new CPA’s in fast pace design setting.
Design

Manage apparel art and graphics for 50+ mens college basketball teams.  Determine placement, scale, color, correct TM graphics for retail and promo garments. Develop visual schematics for production.  Create catalogs for sales. Successfully coordinate all design changes with designers, developers and managers. 
 

1999-PRESENT

FREELANCE

Nike, Moda, Huckleberry Brewing Co.

Design: Print ads, identity design and collateral, beer and wine labels and other marketing material.
Photography: Apparel and events

 

CONTACT

Let's talk!

ksolevad@gmail.com

Mobile: 360-261-1044

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