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Full name

Colleen Prendergast

Title

Graphic Designer

Biography

My kids are the most important thing in my life. I consider myself a very funny person but quiet when you first meet me. Autumn is my favorite season and also the name of my dog.

If there is anything else you need to know.. just ask!

Experience

Bristol Motor Cars

Photographer and Social Media designer

Bristol, PA · 11/2013 – Present

I take photos of new and used cars and upload them to dealership website. I design ads and post daily on social media sites (Facebook) https://www.facebook.com/bristolmotorcars

Graphic Designer

Judi Painted it

Hulmeville, PA · 6/2013 – Present

Design and produce new ideas and concepts for catalogs, brochures, business cards and logo’s.

Developing interactive designs.

Page Designer

Calkins Media Inc.

Levittown, PA · 4/1999 – Present

Page Designer for the Courier Times, Intelligencer and Burlington County Times.

Generate new and exciting daily design for various section fronts with typography and effective use of photographs

Section fronts include News, Local, Sports, Life and Money

Meet daily and nightly deadlines with a team of supervisors, copy editors and designers

Awards
2015 1st Place, Feature Design, Burlington County Times , New Jersey Press Association (NJPA)
2015 1st Place, Front Page Design, The Intelligencer , Pennsylvania News Media Association
2015 2nd Place, Page Design, Courier Times , Pennsylvania Women’s Press Association
2014 1st Place, Page Design, Burlington County Times , NJ Society of Professional Journalists
2014 3rd Place - Burlington County Times , New Jersey Press Association (NJPA)
2013 3rd Place, Page Design, Courier Times , SPJ Professional Keystone Press
2013 2nd Place, Page Design, Courier Times , Excellence in Journalism contest
2013 1st Place - Burlington County Times , New Jersey Press Association (NJPA)
2013 1st Place, Page Design, Burlington County Times , NJ Society of Professional Journalists
2013 The 5 most inspiring Super Bowl moments and the best front pages , Poynter
Poynter picks my Super Bowl front page (Feb. 4, 2013) as one of their Top 5 best Super Bowl pages in the country
2013 2nd Place - Front Page Design (The Intelligencer) , Professional Keystone Press Award
2011 2nd Place - Design and Presentation, (Burlington County Times) , New Jersey Press Association (NJPA)
Clients

HBI Inc. Bucks County Dance Center

Elsewhere