PJ Mackinney

PJ Mackinney

Hopewell, NJ, US



Currently seeking employment,  hopeful to continue my love and involvement for creativity and functionable aesthetics In everyday life. 

My goal is to provide appropriate design concepts and creative thinking to the needs of clients, while implementing a positive attitude for a progressive work environment. Finishing objectives to the fullest extent of capability at a cost effective rate.



Photonugget, Hillsborough, NJ, US, Photographer (freelance)

Photographed corporate fundraisers for the american diabetic association.

Jun 2013 - Jun 2013

Sam Ash Music, Edison, NJ, US, Percussion Sales Associate

Merchandising and Sales in Percussion instruments.
Work with product sales representatives to display new product
& obtain knowledge on current products.
Established and maintained strong relationships with clients.

Mar 2013 - Jun 2013

Whirled Peace Frozen Yogurt, Manayunk, PA, US, Store Associate

Assisted in the operation of a frozen yogurt restaurant.
Managed product stock and expiration.
Operated register while maintaining sanitation of dairy machine and stock.

Sep 2012 - Feb 2013

Pottery Barn, Manayunk, PA, US, Stock Associate

Nov 2011 - Dec 2012

Skinny Water Nutritional Corperation, Conshohocken Station, PA, US, Graphic Design Intern

Communicated directly with marketing to create stationary for product campaign.
Managed Image folders for company documentation of imagery.
Produced Identity stationary and event coupon.
Delivered product to skinnywater clients.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012


Philadelphia University, East Falls, PA, US, Bachelors, Graphic Design Communication

Digital Image and Photo Manipulation
Studio Photography
Introduction to Photography for Graphic Design
Studio Design: Advanced Typography
Studio Design: Brand Identity
Studio Design: System Development
Introduction to Web design
Cultural Study Abroad Short Course: Hong Kong

Aug 2008 - Aug 2012


AIGIA BYOB, Honorable Mention

The objective of this project was to implement a nutritional fact for a Tote Bag design.


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