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Resumé for Lonnie Tapia


Fervor Creative
Scottsdale, AZ | 02.09 to current
Web and social media strategist. E-mail and web advertising specialist. Responsible for client relationships and new business acquisitions.

Fervor Creative
Scottsdale, AZ | 02.06 to 02.09
Web designer, front-end programmer, print design, and production.

ASU Herberger Institute of Design
Tempe, Arizona |  08.04 to 2.06
Web Designer and front-end developer for arts colleges and programs. Collaborated with photographers and other designers.

Phoenix Cactus Comicon
Glendale, Arizona  |  03.02 to 04.03
Art director, graphic designer, and production artist. Produced and designed all branding, print advertising, collateral, signage, event booklet and web related materials. 2003 profits doubled and attendance increased by 33%.

ECHO Magazine
Phoenix, Arizona  |  04.01 to 08.04
Graphic designer and production artist. Part of a three-person art department responsible for production and design of two glossy magazines with 200+ monthly printed pages.

Collins College
Tempe, Arizona  |  04.00 to 05.01
Intern/Production artist. Developed corporate identity and collateral materials for non-profit organizations.


Collins College  |  1999-2002  |  Tempe, Arizona
Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication with an emphasis on Multi-media and Web technologies

AIGA Arizona Programs Director/Program Co-chair   |  06.03 to 10.05
Responsible for event planning, program budget, event logistics and volunteers. Organized guest speaker appearances including Dan Pink, House Industries, Moira Cullen of Hallmark Cards, Mark English, and Terry Marks, as well as the Smart Business Luncheon series and Say Anything creative round-table discussion group.


Addy’s, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Best of the Blogs award from Cybersocket Magazine, 2004
First Place: AIGA Arizona Prisma Award for Student Portfolio, 2003
Student portfolio used in Collins College student recruitment kit, 2003 to present
Second Place: Arizona Press Club Award for editorial layout, 2001