Julie Lodato O'Day


I’ve been working in Graphic and Web Design for 17 years developing effective techniques and processes that are creative and serve my client’s needs. And I have fun doing it!

  • Julie Lodato O'Day
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • julie@jloday.com
  • (985) 257-8228
  • jLoDay.com
  • BrandItNOLA.com


  • Web Designer/Art Director2010 - Present

    Gallinghouse Marketing+Creative

    WEB DESIGNER: Set up and create websites for regional clients, encompassing management of third party companies, interns and other staff for major site launches and proposals; create online community systems, shopping carts, blogs and prepare user guides for client training on website use. WEBSITE MAINTENANCE: Manage hosting and email network for agency and its clients. Maintain social media accounts for various clients by posting, creating default landing pages, ad campaigns, contests, and statistics reporting utilizing organic SEO and Google Analytics. GRAPHIC DESIGN: Create designs for illustration, ads for print, broadcast, direct mail, interactive, logos, collateral materials, videos, presentations, and custom publications. STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER: Create artistic display ads and publications for in-house photo shoots. ART DIRECTOR: Guide and direct professional photographer during client photo shoots to capture idea and theme for magazine covers, collateral, and online material.

  • Web Designer2002 - 2009

    Hammack Jones, Inc dba NewOrleans.Com

    Created web advertisements for clients; Managed ad campaigns through online ad management system; Provided web trends and statistics for sales team and/or clients; Maintained NewOrleans.com through an open source web based system along with training editors, designers and other staff; Prepared new content and launched refreshed website for new ownership in June, 2009; Prepared marketing team for events along with representing NewOrleans.Com at events; Created sales aids and marketing proposals, print advertisements, websites for local businesses; Attended local events as press photographer.

  • Graphic & Web Designer1997-2002

    Hammack Jones, Inc dba The SunShine Pages & Ewebsystem.com (a division of The SunShine Pages)

    Designed ads for over 25 telephone directories throughout the country, along with directory covers and specialty sections; Assisted the marketing director in designing newspaper, magazine, and billboard advertisements; Daily production of demographic, testimonial, and statistical sales aids for sales representatives; Aided in the implementation of electronic pagination for the telephone directories; Designed static websites to be published under the online Yellow Page listings, including online banner advertising for Yellow Page clients.


  • Associates in Commercial Arts/Visual Communication1994-1997


Business Management

  • Most Email Newsletter Software

  • Most Social Media

  • WHM/cPanel

  • Workamajig

Graphic Design Skills

  • Photoshop

  • InDesign

  • Illustrator

Wed Design Skills

  • CSS

  • Joomla

  • Dreamweaver


  • Javascript

  • WordPress

  • Drupal

Contact info

  • New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Email: julie@jloday.com
  • Phone: (985) 257-8228
  • Website: http://www.jloday.com

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