Rachel Grossinger

Rachel Grossinger

New York, NY, US




Columbia University in the City of New York

M.S. Information and Knowledge Strategy, May 2014

Study includes: Knowledge Strategy, Information Management, Social Media, Web Analytics, Data Visualization, Change Management, Business Strategy and Development, Customer Relationship Management, Project Management, Collaboration utilities

Johns Hopkins Computer Career Institute

Certificate, Web Design & Multimedia, Received June 2007

Connecticut College

B.A. Studio Art, Graduated May 2004

Ammerman Center for Arts & Technology at Connecticut College

Certificate, 3D Animation, Received May 2004

Semester Abroad: Syracuse University (Spring 2003, Florence, Italy)

Study Included: Painting and Drawing

Corcoran College of Art & Design

Certificate, Maya 3D Animation, Received Summer 2002


Related Experience

TPG Architecture, LLP, Marketing & Communications Specialist, Oct. 2013-Present

New York, New York

RFP proposal responses, including client-specific photo selection, copywriting and editing. Client presentations. External website updates. Social media postings on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.  Design and submit awards and ads.

Columbia University Thesis Project, Consultant (Motorola Solutions), 2012-2013

New York, New York

Jive Social Media Platform implementation; focused research and findings on Jive Analytics capabilities, metric trends, and user behavior.

Freelance Graphic Design, Owner & Creative Director, June 2009-Present

New York, New York

Deliverables include, but are not limited to: social media and brand development, illustration & storyboarding, graphic & web design, marketing strategy, newsletters, and more.

Lutheran Medical Center, Marketing Associate, Sept. 2011-Sept. 2012

New York, New York

Designed both print and web-based marketing materials, including rack cards, flyers, logos, collateral, posters, brochures, and power point presentations. Photo search and edits. Managed print process.

The TriZetto Group, Inc., Graphic Designer, Aug. 2007-Jun. 2009

Healthcare IT Firm based in Union, New Jersey

Designed executive and c-suite power point presentations, collateral, ads, banners, booth panels, and more. Coordinated with outside vendors to navigate print process. Managed mass quantity production of graphics and collateral for annual TriZetto customer conference.

Naval District Washington, Graphic Designer, Sept. 2006-May 2007

Washington, D.C.

Designed graphic artwork for five regional Naval Base installation-marketing departments. Managed layout of monthly regional naval magazine. Assisted in print and production process of large quantity poster and flyer creation.

Ingeeni Studios, Marketing Manager, May 2003-May 2004

Artificial Intelligence Software Firm based in Boston, Massachusetts​

Led market research and analysis of competitors and suitable customers. Presented statistics and conclusions of research to foreign investors.


Other Related Experience

Pushcart Coffee, Director of Marketing and Events, 2012-2013

New York, NY

James Ruff Music, Marketing Manager, 2010-2012

New York, NY

WhatAreRecords, Intern, 2004-2005

Kensington, MD

Jammin Java Music Venue, Barista, 2004-2005

Vienna, VA

Christopher Williams Music, Street Team Member, 2004-2005

Kensington, MD

Eric Maring Music, Management and Booking, 2004-2005

Kensington, MD

Student Activities Committee Chair, Friday Night Concert Series, 2003-2004

New London, CT

Connecticut College Fall Concert Director, Fall, 2003

New London, CT



Fluent in English, Elementary Spanish & Italian


Software Expertise

Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, Flash, Quark, Maya 3D Animation, Deltek, SquareSpace, Joomla, QuickBase, Salesforce, Sharepoint, Google Analytics, Omniture/Site Catalyst Implementation, Jive Social Media Platform


Other Activities/Hobbies/Travel

Empire Triathlon Team (NYC) & Triathlon Team Z (Washington, D.C.)

Collegiate Varsity Women’s Swimming & Water Polo

Reading (non-fiction in particular), Writing, Music, Travel, Animals, Sports

Countries Visited: Jamaica, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Italy, France, Spain, Ireland, England, Monaco, New Zealand, Australia



TPG Architecture, LLP, New York, NY, Marketing & Communications Specialist

RFP responses, new business presentations, qualifications packages, copy editing, graphic design, photo selection, website updates, social media, events.

Oct 2013 - current

Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, Marketing Associate

Sep 2011 - Oct 2012

The TriZetto Group, Inc., Union, NJ, Graphic Designer

Sep 2007 - Jun 2009

Naval District Washington, Washington, DC, US, Graphic Designer

Sep 2006 - May 2007


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Information and Knowledge Strategy

Business Development, Social Media, Strategy, Marketing, Change Management, Innovation

Aug 2012 - May 2014

Connecticut College, New London, CT, PhD, Studio Art

Sep 2000 - May 2004

Areas of Specialization