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About

 
 
Me in deep contemplation... or thinking about pizza.

Me in deep contemplation... or thinking about pizza.

Wayne Raicik
CD, Senior Art Director

SUMMARY

Creative director, art director and designer with substantial experience in print, digital, television and identity design. Clients include national brands across many diverse industries.

SKILLS

Art direction, design, identity systems and logos, television, digital. Conceptual thinking and problem solving across all media. Ability to oversee creative groups. Well versed in Adobe Creative Suite

EXPERIENCE

Cronin and Company, Glastonbury, CT 12 – present
Senior Vice President, Creative Director
Responsible for directing and overseeing all aspects of creative at the agency for such brands as Konica Minolta, Amica Insurance, Humana, United Healthcare, Montefiore Medical Center, McDonalds, CT Lottery, The Jimmy Fund and others.

VP, Associate Creative Director 07-12
Managed a group of creative professionals including designers, copywriters, editors and animators. Oversaw the creative product for such brands as Konica Minolta, Amica Insurance, Humana, Garelick Farms, CT Lottery, The Jimmy Fund and others.

Executive Art Director 97-07
Created advertising including television, print and digital for such brands as Connecticut Light and Power, CT Lottery, Benihana, Bertuccis, Konica Minolta, Humana and others. In addition, created identity systems for the Connecticut Lottery, Konica Minolta and CenterPlate.

Mintz & Hoke, Avon, CT 93-97
Senior Art Director
Worked on brands such as Olympic Stain, Millipore and Hartford Steam Boiler for this primarily B2B agency.

Darby O'Brien, Springfield, MA 88-93
Art Director

Cronin and Company, Glastonbury, CT 84-88
Art Director

EDUCATION

Syracuse University, BFA
Art, Advertising, Design, Illustration

AWARDS
The Ad Club of Boston Hatch Award, Communication Arts, The Ad Club of Connecticut Gold Brush, The CT Art Directors Club Gold