JEAN CAWLEY

PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION
Accomplished management professional with 20+ years experience in graphic design, art direction, floral design and  group exercise leadership. Successful at managing several projects simultaneously, consistently able to meet deadlines and “push” to the next level. Excellent “people” skills and highly motivated.

EXPERIENCE
Marketing and Public Relations Manager -Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce
October 2011- Present.

Ensure most effective use of funding through Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism to market Nantucket domestically and internationally. Manage multiple budgets simultaneously to purchase digital and print advertising space. Conceptualize and
design all chamber advertising and branding materials.
• Tripled advertising exposure domestically and internationally since joining the chamber staff
• Developed excellent relationships with various publications and effectively utilized MOTT funding for miximized
   year-round marketing and advertising exposure
• Secured Times Square and ABC giant digital billboards multiple times since 2011
• Successfully re-branded the chamber of commerce image. Redesigned and updated all collateral and advertising
  materials to appeal to a much greater and diversified audience


Principal - Jean Cawley Designworks, Nantucket, MA
2001- Present

Involved in all aspects of design; specializing in print, event and floral design.  Responsibilities include
conceptualizing briefs,executing design and overseeing all printing aspects, as well as all financial budgets.
• Proven ability to manage and prioritize several projects simultaneously
• Consistently meet client deadlines and performance criteria


Artist - Gable End Construction & Renovation, Nantucket, MA
2003- 2009

• Restoration of homes and furniture 
• Historic murals, decorative arts, faux painting


Director of Art, New Member Acquisitions - Columbia House Corporation, NYC
1997-1999

• Led and managed a design team of twenty art directors, designers, copy writers and freelancers
• Responsible for design and execution of all direct mail and point of purchase displays, budgets, photo shoots, deadlines


Art Director, Designer Atlantic Records, NYC
1991-1994

• Designed and developed all recording artist materials from concept to completion 
• Logos, compact disc packaging, point of purchase displays, advertising, budget management
• Consistently met all financial requirements, printing costs, freelancers fees (illustrators, photographers, stylists, caterers, etc.)

VOLUNTEER WORK
Brownie Leader, Nantucket MA 2008
Nantucket Elementary School, Nantucket, MA 2006-2010
Meals On Wheels, Nantucket, MA 2000-2001


EDUCATION
School Of Visual Arts, NYC 1987-1991 Bachelor Of Fine Arts, Graphic Design Major

STRENGTHS
• Exceptionally creative, endlessly resourceful
• Muti-tasker, coach, goal oriented, team player
• Enjoy uniting people with optimistic attitude, strong sense of humor, enthusiasm
  and sincerity, personally and professionally
• Excellent communication skills gained through years of corporate managerial positions,
  living abroad, parenting and volunteering.
• Grace under fire
• Computer Literate PC/MAC


SKILLS
• Problem-solver
• Project management
• Strong typographic skills
• Able to think outside the box
• Illustration