Alex Leon-Khan

Email: interact@alexleonkhan.com

Work Experience


Web/Graphic Designer & Front End Developer • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
2014-Current • Marietta, GA

  • Design websites and graphics with high business impact such as the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, Code One Magazine, and international presentations.
  • Design, front end development, and maintenance for internal websites and interactive projects.
  • Support internal and external campaigns and events with promotional items, signage, environmental graphics, motion graphics, and interior design.

Web Designer & Front End Developer • GA Alliance To End Homelessness
2014-Current • Marietta, GA

  • Updated branding and redesigned website to best represent their vision and mission. Revitalized website has increased functionality and convenience such as event registration, newsletter subscriptions, donation integration, and an updated service provider database.
  • Designed and developed a new service provider database with a user friendly back end UI. I created a streamlined process for updates and increased search and data capturing capabilities.
  • Continuing security, maintenance, and content management. Recent updates include new event registration forms and tools for capturing new service provider information.

Senior Graphic Designer & Web Specialist • Georgia State University
Division of Student Affairs Creative Services
2012-2014 • Atlanta, GA

  • Design and content management for 30+ high profile websites including University Housing, Recreational Services and The Office of the Dean of Students.
  • Trained website managers during university wide website migration from Dreamweaver and RedDot CMS to WordPress.
  • Designed collateral for local and national campaigns.

Webmaster & eCommerce Manager • Richards Variety Store
Midtown Location Online Store Front
2009-2012 • Atlanta, GA

  • Increased website functionality and performance to promote to a domestic and worldwide audience.
  • Expanded online presence through search engine optimization, promotion through social media channels, and online marketing campaigns.
  • Created a streamlined process of adding products online and handling orders by using existing in-store database.

Education


BFA – Graphic Design
Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design
Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA

Client Work


  • Museum of Design Atlanta
  • Atlanta Jewish Music Festival
  • Georgia Alliance To End Homelessness
  • The King Center
  • KC Precast | Killercrete
  • Nobel Peace Prize World Summit 2015
  • Full Radius Dance

Skills


  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Dreamweaver
  • After Effects
  • Premiere
  • Flash
  • CMS: WordPress, RedDot, Yahoo Small Business
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Coldfusion
  • Cinema 4D
  • GameSalad
  • 3D Printing
  • Windows & OSX

Honors and Awards


Student Story Challenge
Participant | ProMaxBDA

Undergraduate Research Conference
Nominee | Georgia State University

Worldwide Designers Awards
Featured Package Design | Favourite Design

Inspirational Cards Gallery
Featured Brand Design | Business Card Zone

2014 48 Hour Repack Design Competition
Participant | Institute of Packaging Professionals SE Chapter

Creative Design Gallery
Featured Package Design| Packaging of the World

Inspiration Galleries
Featured Package Design | From Up North

2013 48 Hour Film Project
Jury Award Finalist | 2013 48 Hour Film Project Atlanta

Ernest G. Welch Galleries Juried Student Exhibition
Honorable Mention | Georgia State University

2013 48 Hour Repack Design Competition
Top Ten | Institute of Packaging Professionals SE Chapter

Jet Pens Artist Spotlight
Artist Highlight | Jet Pens Japanese Pens and Stationery