Chase Patt grew up in a small lakeside town in Wisconsin. He was captivated by art, design and creation at a young age.
He moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin and attended college at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, graduating with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in graphic design. There he obtained a formal education in visual art and composition, visual communication, and user experience design. He gained experience at a junior design position at Continental Properties Company, Inc. where he learned valuable experience in corporate design, creating collateral, advertisement, and maintaining websites. Chase worked as freelance designer, notably working for Kohl's Corporate as a design consultant for their TAB print design team, working in collaboration to create nationally distributed print circulars and advertisement. He was recently at an ad agency, EPIC Creative, as a Digital Designer as well as freelance design. After leaving EPIC Creative he worked at Grande Cheese creating top notch menu designs and print advertisement for their customers restaurants. Currently working at ICM Corp. as a graphic designer. He always seeking new opportunity, where ever that may bring him.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee '13
Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graphic Design
United Ad Workers, Milwaukee 99
Adobe CC, Graphic Design, Drawing, Painting, Illustration, Photography, Screen Printing, Visual Communication, Visual Composition, Print Production, 2D Design, Typography, Color Theory, Brand Identity, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Fireworks, Premiere Pro, After Effects, HTML 5, CSS3
Trusted Media Brands
Creation of Birds & Blooms Magazine and Reminisce Magazine layouts. I work designing the nations #1 Nostalgia magazine, Reminisce, and the nations #1 birding Magazine, Birds & Blooms. I prepare documents, design layouts, color correct images, maintain digital media platforms, handle layout preflighting and proofing. I work on various titles when needed including book publications, Country Woman magazine and branded special interest publications.
Responsible for managing brand identities for many different businesses, creating style guides, catalogs, emails, web graphics, digital display menus and print collateral.
Contract designer, working with wide spread clients in the restaurant industry, ranging from pizzerias to fine dining restaurants. Producing logos, printed menus, and print collateral for restaurants.
Took on the challenging roles of being an all-in-one designer at a creative ad agency that partnered with GE Healthcare, EnPro Industries and Douglas Dynamic. Created large interactive documents for GE Healthcare, web ads for international companies, in-house design, and graphics for several social accounts.
Change 3 Enterprises
Hired as a freelance design contract in a senior position as lead brand designer and creation of style guides. Managing junior designers to implement branding. Creation of an array of web and print editorial and layout material for B2B clients.
Agency contract designer assigned to a seasonal project for the TAB print design team for Kohl’s Corporation. Created print design including editorial layout design, direct mail, and collateral design. Strong typography, time management skills, problem solving, and knowledge of Adobe programs were essential for this position.
Member of a nation-wide company’s marketing team. Contributed the creation and design of web and print marketing material including brochures, investor material, direct mail advertising, signage, and website material.
University co-opt project with community organization. I redesigned brand identity and created marketing posters for organization’s projects based on the needs and wants of the client.
Created range of commissioned designs, illustrations, branding, business collateral, print, and marketing needs for personal clients, as well as through e-commerce.