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Dennis R. Bivens

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Dennis R. Bivens

ASSOCIATES DEGREE in Advertising, Design and Commercial Art, 1974
St. Louis Community College at Meramec

Instructor. 1999-present [Graphic Production II]
St. Louis Community College at Meramec

Instructor, 1996-1998 [Computer Art Studio, QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Illustrator and Freehand]
St. Louis Community College at Forest Park

Graphic Designer, 1990-Present
Own a Graphic Design Studio in St. Louis, Missouri. Specializing in Package Design, Logo Creation, Product and Service Promotion and Illustration. Clients include Pet Products Manufacturers, petroleum companies, software and software training producers, screenprinting companies, uniform companies, bottle and drum manufacturers and chemical companies.

Art Director, 1985-1990
Solomon & Associates, Advertising Agency - Responsible for creating logos, brochures, collateral material for a variety of clients.

Vice President Operations/Art Director, 1980-1985
Jos. Lipic Pen Company, Manufacturer - Responsible for creating promotional materials, overseeing the graphics department, printing department, manufacturing and office staff.

Art Director, 1977-1979
Watson Directory Corporation, Offset Printing Plant/ Computer Generate Ads and Inventory Books - Responsible for overseeing and creating Yellow Page Ads, writing programs to produce ads more efficiently, Operation of the pre-press department - including process camera, plate making and press operation.

Illustrator/Art Director, 1975-1977
World Cities Limited, Limited Edition Marble Engravings
[Responsible for design and illustration of City Collages that were reproduced in marble for retail sales]

Assistant Art Director, 1974-1975
Swank Motion Pictures, Film Rental Company - Responsible for assisting in the production of 4 color catalog and promotion materials to be sent to colleges.

Military Service, United States Air Force (Aug. 1968-1972)
4 years active duty. Included tour of service in Southeast Asia. Separated as an E-5, Honorable Discharge.




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