Jan Urbanic (Jay)
Designer & Illustrator
I also have extensive production and pre-press experience, create fine art and speak English and German.
Skills & Expertise
HTML / CSS
Design and art direction of various web / print collateral. Brand design / strategy for multiple clients across the US. Trainer and educator of Figma & UI practices for the North American design team. Mentor and QC for junior staff web and print projects.
Freelance Designer & Illustrator
Website design, development, prototyping and maintenance. Print design and production. Illustration, branding, identity, marketing material and retouching.
Designer / Production Coordinator
Print design and production. Website design, development and maintenance. Web ads, illustration, branding, identity, marketing material, trade show collateral, signage, press checks and retouching. Coordination of external vendors (printers, suppliers and manufacturers).
UPS Moon Twp & Cranberry
Design & production of various print and web collateral. Client briefings, branding, identity, signage, advertising materials, illustration and retouching. Overseeing and training junior staff in design, production and bindery. Technical and creative support for multiple stores in PA.
Senior Designer and Pre Press Manager
Design & production of various print and web collateral. Product photography, advertising materials, branding, identity, indoor & outdoor signage, illustration, production, bindery, retouching and client briefings. Training and overseeing junior staff in design, production and bindery.
Pearson Asia Pacific
Designer Marketing and Publication
Publication design (books & magazines) for print and web. Marketing collateral, promotional materials and illustration. Trade show collateral and signage. Print production, retouching and image research.
Oxford University Press
Designer Promotions & Marketing
Design & production of various print and web collateral. Promotional materials, marketing assets and branding. Trade show collateral, indoor & outdoor signage, illustration and production. Image research and retouching.
Designer & Pre Press Operator
Design & production of various print collateral. Client briefings, branding, identity, signage indoor & outdoor, advertising materials, illustration and retouching. Production including plate making, press checks and pre-press.
Education & Qualifications
Post Graduate Diploma
Swinburne University of Technology
Electronic Publishing & Pre Press
Interactive Multimedia & Design
Edith Cowan University
Web Design & Development
Fully responsive websites ranging from landing pages to full ecommerce sites. Prototyping and site mapping. I also setup hosting, domains, SSL and backend installation.
Print Design & Production
Extensive experience in all things print, whether it be marketing collateral, publishing material, packaging or signage. Well versed in specialty finishing and production.
Illustration (Digital & Traditional)
With a history in fine art, I pride myself in producing unique original artwork for digital and print. My range includes vector based illustration and traditional hand drawn work.
Branding & Identity
I specialize in business startups, creating full corporate identities including branding guidelines, logo libraries, marketing materials, signage and much more!