SAMANTHA WESTON

SKILLS

Industry Skills

Graphic Design, Branding, Illustration

Adobe Creative Cloud

Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop

Microsoft Office 

Word, Excel, Powerpoint

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Communication Design - Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

2016-2018

Major: Advertising and Branding

Minor: Creative Entrepreneurship

Undergraduate Scholarship for Excellence in Art and Design - AUT

2015

Awarded for high achievement in graphics, art and design. 

International Baccalaureate Diploma - Kristin School

2014-2015

Including: Design and Psychology 

EMPLOYMENT

Hot Mustard Communications - Design Intern

2018

Mesh Marketing - Nespresso Demonstrator

2017-Present

House of Travel - Assistant Travel Agent

2017

My diverse work experience has allowed me to build a range of skill sets. These positions have taught me how to work and communicate effectively with people of all ages and demographics, commitment and responsibility. 

Sir Edmund Hillary Duke of Edinburgh Award

2011-2015

I completed the Bronze, Silver, and Gold qualifications. The program develops independence, resilience, leadership and self-esteem in young people.

Senior Graphics Trophy - Kristin School

2015

This trophy is awarded to the top performing graphic and design student in the graduating year level. 

Prefect - Kristin School

2015

Chairperson of Publications Committee - Kristin School

2015

DesignZ Fashion Show Producer

2014-2015

These various committees allowed me to develop my leadership and management skills. Teaching me to work effectively as part of a team, and utilise my social and organisational abilities. 

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Samantha Weston