Erik Swanson

Erik Swanson

Brooklyn, NY, US



I have been a Graphic Designer for over 6 years, working both Print and Web projects.  I have worked as a sole in-house designer, on a design team, and as a freelancer.  I enjoy working on projects where I can contribute in a variety of different aspects of design (concept, illustration, print, web, flash, etc.) and also exploring/learning new projects, procedures and skills. 



Freelancer, Graphic Designer

Freelance Graphic Designer working projects such as: Mailers, banner-ads, HTML & CSS coding, html-emails, websites, logos, etc.

Jul 2011 - current

Benchcraft Company, Portland, OR, US, Graphic Designer

Created Golf Course Guidebooks and custom ads for various golf courses across the country. Worked many different projects simultaneously on tight deadlines while consulting with clients.

Oct 2010 - Jun 2011

Hertz Car Sales NW, Portland, OR, US, Graphic Designer

Over two years as the in-house graphic designer, creating all print advertisements, signage, developing new marketing campaigns, and some features of the company website.

Mar 2007 - Aug 2009


Portland State University, Portland, OR, US, BArch, Graphic Design

B.S. in Graphic Design
emphasis in both Print & Web

Mar 2005 - Dec 2006

Areas of Specialization