CORE SKILLS

Branding
Layouts
Social Media
Brochures
Email Blasts
Digital Design
Prototyping (UI Design)
Wireframes (UI Design)

SOFTWARE

Indesign
Photoshop
Illustrator
After Effects
Adobe XD
Mailchimp
Microsoft Office
Dropbox
Figma

OTHER SKILLS

HTML (Entry Level)
CSS (Entry Level)
JAVASCRIPT (Entry Level)

LANGUAGES

Spanish (Native)
English (Fluent)
French (A2 Level)

INTERESTS

Science
Music
Programming
Cultural Exchanges
Emerging Technology
Finance
Real Estate

Erik Soriano

Designer & Aspiring UX Researcher

Miami-Dade County, Florida | Tegucigalpa, Honduras




EXPERIENCE

Graphic Designer

Chariff Realty Group

2018 - Present
Miami, Florida
  • Rebranded the company’s image; from typography to color palette, and image style, logo remained intact
  • Created weekly email marketing campaigns under the guidance of CEO and Marketing Manager
  • Assured all email blasts adhered to CAN-SPAM ACT requirements and compliance
  • Communicated with outside vendors to ensure printed material and signage were delivered timely and accurately
  • In charge of the company’s social media (i.e. Instagram), and maintaining brand consistency throughout
  • Light photo editing as needed to make sure the images communicated the message effectively
  • Managed company’s website via wordpress and maintained the SEO up to date to maximize exposure online
  • Assisted with other duties as needed

Graphic Designer

Freelance

2018 - 2020
Miami, Florida
  • Created graphics for a variety of clients in the Miami Metropolitan Area on a freelance basis
  • Mostly branding work, social media graphics, simple animations, and email marketing campaigns
  • Worked on custom graphics for ecommerce sites such as Shopify.com



EDUCATION

University of Miami

Master of Fine Arts (MFA) - Interactive Media: User Experience Design (UX)

GPA: 4.0
2021-Present
Coral Gables, Florida

Florida International University

Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Art: Graphic Design

Miami, Florida

Miami Dade College

Associate of Arts (AA) - Graphic or Commercial Arts

Miami, Florida

Miami Springs Senior High School

High School Diploma

Miami Springs, Florida


OTHER EDUCATION

Via Coursera (Coursera.com)

Graphic Design (Specialization)

Via California Institute of The Arts (CalArts)

Completed 2020

French (Intermediate Level B1)

Via École Polytechnique

Completed 2020