Casey Conroy is a graphic designer and illustrator based in Saint Louis, Missouri. He currently works as an in-house graphic designer for Webster University's Office of Global Marketing & Communications. A graduate of Missouri State University, Casey has also held creative positions with such companies as XPLANE and The Marlin Company.
Webster University, Graphic Designer
August 2004 – present | St. Louis, MO
Responsibilities include the art direction and design of both print-based and digital marketing materials for numerous departments within Webster University. Projects vary, involving new student recruitment collateral, event branding, social media campaigns and outdoor advertising. Also responsible for project management, production coordination and maintaining visual brand standards across a network of campuses.
XPLANE Corporation, Concept Developer
January 2003 – August 2004 | St. Louis, MO
Responsibilities included the content development, design and illustration of information graphics and visual stories for both corporate and editorial clients with the purpose of clarifying complex business situations. Also responsible for assisting in information gathering sessions with new clients, collaborating with freelance illustrators and project management. Clients included the Auto-ID Center, Business 2.0 magazine, PeopleSoft and Wired magazine, among others.
Freelance, Graphic Designer
January 2002 – present | St. Louis, MO
Position responsibilities include the concept, design and programming of informational Web sites. Clients include International Association of Business Communicators, Joan Newman & Associates, Renée Céleste Flanders Interior Design and Teenuh Foster Represents, among others.
The Marlin Company, Graphic Design Intern,
May 2001 – January 2002 | Springfield, MO
Responsibilities included the design of advertisements and presentations, assisting art directors with various projects, and managing self-promotional campaigns for new business development. Clients included ConAgra Foods, Kellogg, and Mission Foods, among others.
Artworks Design Inc., Graphic Design Intern
May 2000 – August 2000 | St. Louis, MO
Position responsibilities included revising brochures and websites, assisting senior designers with projects and performing various office duties. Clients included Harrah’s Casino and the St. Louis Regional Chamber, among others.
Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2001, Magna Cum Laude
Dual Emphasis: Graphic Design and Illustration
Software Knowledge: Acrobat, BBEdit, Dreamweaver, Excel, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, PowerPoint, and Word (Macintosh platform)
Programming Languages: HTML, CSS
Print magazine, September/October, Continental Shift, 2002
CMYK magazine, Vol. 19, Design Annual, 2002
Awards and Exhibitions
Bill H. Armstrong Award for Excellence, Missouri State University, 2001
AIGA Design Show Nine, St. Louis, MO, 2004
University & College Designers Association, Victoria, British Columbia, 2001