MIKE CHHAY

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

WORK EXPERIENCE

2019 – 2023

Website Designer and Specialist
GoDaddy, Scottsdale, AZ  |  Fully remote for 3 years

  • Designed, built and maintained responsive websites, including eCommerce online stores
  • WordPress, hosting, HTML, CSS, plugins, WooCommerce, Beaver Builder, and customization experience (via plugins or coding)
  • Resolved critical errors and restored broken websites to working condition through troubleshooting leading to an increase in customer satisfaction
  • Designed, delivered, and optimized graphics and images to increase loading speed of websites and to enhance the visual appeal of the brand for visitors
  • Added SEO to websites for better search result visibility including structured data information, meta titles, descriptions, keywords, and image data.
  • Enhanced user experience and functionality of website components for a better customer experience leading to increased revenue for clients

2016 – 2019

Logo Specialist & Graphic Designer
GoDaddy, Scottsdale, AZ

  • Consulted with customers via phone and email to gain insight into business and audience
  • Devised and revised logo concepts for SMBs in a fast-paced environment
  • Extended aided in revising the complete logo design process for more efficiency
  • Expert in Adobe Illustrator and the print process, using appropriate color space and DPI for each project
  • Assigned special graphic design projects and assisted in creation of the department's logo design gallery
  • Assisted in the evaluation and hiring process of new logo designers

2014 – 2016

Graphic Designer
Avnet, Tempe, AZ | Contract

  • Served as the corporate graphic designer for external and internal design requirements
  • Assisted in re-branding collateral, creating and designing print and web materials, content and file management, website creation, infographics, and logo concepts

2012 – 2014

Graphic Designer
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

  • Created layouts for brochures, flyers, booklets, lawn
    signs, calendars, and other print and web materials.
  • Concepting and designing logos, t-shirts, event
    flyers, invite cards and other marketing collateral.

2011 – Ongoing

Freelance Graphic Designer

  • Exhibited skills in creating flyers, menus, logos, brand identities, business cards, social media graphics, responsive WordPress websites, and other designs for mobile, desktop, and print
  • Collaborated and strategized with multiple teams and clients on a wide range of materials, including websites, presentations, programming collateral, signage, communications, newsletters, and other marketing materials
  • Translated strategic direction into high-quality design with an established brand identity
  • Developed concepts and designed content by determining the ideal usage of color, typography, imagery, and layout for business needs. Knowledge in file preparation for print web format
  • Managed the design and uploading process for all project materials
  • Experience in social media content creation, account management, and marketing

EDUCATION

2011 – 2015

Bachelor's in Visual Communication Design
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Minor in Studio Art
Graduated Summa Cum Laude
Dean’s list of excellence 2011 – 2015

2010

Associate’s Degree in Science
Glendale Community College, Glendale, AZ

APPLICATION SKILLS

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Adobe Illustrator

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WordPress & Woo

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Adobe InDesign

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Adobe Photoshop

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Adobe AfterEffects

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Figma

GENERAL SKILLS

  • Graphic Design (Typography | Layout | Colors | Fundamentals)

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  • Website Design (Prototyping | Design | HTML | CSS | Hosting | DNS | SEO)

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  • Logo Design (Identity | Branding | File formats)

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  • General Computer Knowledge (Hardware | Software | MS Office)

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  • Communication (Written | Verbal | Copywriting)

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  • AI Image Generation (Midjourney | Dalle3 | SDXL)

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  • Photo Editing and Manipulation

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  • Video Editing

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  • Social Media Management

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  • UI/UX

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  • Photography and Videography

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  • Animation

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  • Marketing & Advertising

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  • Product Design

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Websites Designed & Updated
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HAPPY FREELANCE CLIENTS
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TOTAL DESIGN & ART IMPRESSIONS

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