Creative Communications for the People!

Publishing | Marketing | Advertising | Direct Mail | Social Media | Copyediting | Proofreading

Google Analytics | Technical Writing | Research | Open Source Software | Digital Forensics | Troubleshooting

I can help you with print and web design, writing, editing, proofreading and research. If it has words and pictures: I can make them work together.

I have experience as:

Creative services director: publishing, marketing
Art director/graphic designer: magazines, books, advertising, websites, marketing
Writer (research, technical, feature), editor, proofreader, editorial director, publishing
Manager of designers, editors, writers, interns, freelancers & circulation professionals
• Conducted hundreds of press checks at printing plants across the country
• Tested and analyzed direct mail marketing, subscription marketing, postal regs
• Advertising media planner
• Google Analytics Individual Qualification (GAIQ)



Adobe Creative Suite CC(2017): InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Acrobat Pro DC, Dreamweaver, Animate

Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Social Media/Web: FTP, HTML, WordPress, HootSuite, Google Analytics, Twitter Analytics, CRM, CSS, CMS,, FunctionPoint, LinkedIn, Skype, BaseCamp3

Forensics: AccessData Forensic ToolKit, FTK Imager, PRTK, Registry Viewer, VMware, Wireshark, Bless, Maltego 

Open Source: Scribus, Gimp, Inkscape, LibreOffice, Blender, Darktable, postgreSQL (pgAdmin III)

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MS – Computer Forensics/CybersecurityUtica College

miniMBA – Social Media MarketingRutgers University

BS – Communications – Florida State University

AS – Liberal ArtsIndian River Community College

Connect with me on social media:

Twitter: @jeffmacharyas

LinkedIn: Jeff Macharyas