About Me
Over 17 years of design experience in the communications and creative field and I remain focused and excited to deliver a final product that incorporates quality design and communicates a clear message to the intended market. My abilities encompass Marketing, Communications, Web Design, Print Design, and a variety of Multi Media projects.  

Examples Include:

  • Websites, Broadcast Emails, Social Media Pages including Web and Social Ads, Landing Pages
  • Online and Print Magazines, Catalogs, and Guides including Covers and Ads
  • Brochures, Annual Reports, Document Design, Direct Mail pieces
  • Corporate Presentations and Documents, Identity kits, Logos
  • Large Format Design: Posters Banner Stands, Trade Show Displays
And of course, Much More!

I look forward to hearing from you and developing the right solution for your needs.

Please feel free to contact me to learn more about my services.

Creative Services

Web Design

Websites, Social Media Pages, Online Ads and Banners, Targeted Online Landing Pages

Graphic Design

Brochures, Annual Reports, Magazine Production, Package Design, Corporate Branding and Identity


Event Advertising and Design, Targeted Email Campaign Design, Corporate Branding, Online and Print Catalog Production, Digital and Print Presentations

Website Design

Graphic Design


I am able to help you with your design and marketing needs wherever you may reside! Email Me: emily@emilyhaga.com Call Me: 919-536-9356

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Communications Specialist | 2012-Present

Cato Research - Durham, North Carolina Currently manage and help coordinate all corporate communications and marketing channels for a global, contract research organization and its subsidiaries including: corporate presentations, conference presentations and materials, special corporate event materials, website design and updates, press releases, broadcast e-mails, webinars, in-house sales team marketing material, proposal design, corporate experience document design and database infrastructure, marketing vendor management
  • Work to unify global communications throughout the company and its subsidiaries
  • Redesigned and implemented a new, main corporate website which incorporated a more modern design and user friendly functionality
  • Collaborator in improving overall global processes including corporate experience documents and information database infrastructure and proposal execution and design
  • Develop and help coordinate new patient recruitment and retention material efforts with global Clinical Trial Operations of CATO
  • Instituted new corporate processes and vendors for print production needs which ultimately reduced overhead and pass-through costs

Graphic and Web Designer | 2007-2012

The Training Network - Durham, North Carolina Managed the design and production of all marketing communications for both traditional and viral channels including: social media accounts, RSS news feed, print product catalogs, virtual catalogs, trade show presentations, broadcast e-mails, fax campaigns, direct mail, in-house sales team marketing and the Training Network's e-commerce web site which includes web ads, banners, promotional landing pages as well as maintaining product database of web tables and functionality of product aisles
  • Aesthetically improved and unified all communications by implementing and maintaining consistent corporate branding standards
  • Responsible monthly for the production and execution of over 350,000 broadcast e-mails and 75,000 fax campaigns
  • Collaborator in improving web site's rankings by implementing new SEO techniques
  • Improved overall e-commerce web site design, creating a more user-friendly interface and navigation
  • Reduced printing cost for marketing materials by utilizing different print methods and print companies

Senior Designer 2007, Communications Coordinator 2003 | 2003-2007

The Polo Club of Boca Raton - Boca Raton, Florida Developed, produced and maintained communications for all club departments including: Board of Governors, Food and Beverage, Golf, Spa and Fitness, Social Scene, Tennis, and other various outlets and committees. Managed the design, production and budget for monthly 24-page, 4-color magazine, annual publications, two community television channels and e-communications for the second largest country club in the United States (over 3,500 residential members)
  • Implemented new avenues of e-communications such as broadcast e-mails and digital newsletters that reduced printing and mailing costs
  • Collaborated in developing and executing the new marketing campaign and fiscal marketing and communications budget
  • Coordinated and executed copy layout, graphics and photo shoots between the departments
  • Instituted new creative ideas that improved overall communications and production procedures

Assistant Photographer | 2002-2003

Vertis Inc. - Boca Raton, Florida (Headquarters located in Baltimore, MD) Assisted in the production of photography, scene sets and retouch of photographs for magazines and other various media outlets for high-end clientele such as Office Depot, Walmart and Lowe's Home Improvement
  • Collaborated with photographer, models and clients to achieve the desired photo shoot
  • Designed custom creative scene shots with flooring, props, lighting techniques and color application
  • Retouched photos electronically to achieve desired result

Internship in Pre-Press Production | 1999-2002

Vertis Inc. of Mebane Packaging of Westvaco - Mebane, North Carolina (Headquarters located in Baltimore, MD) Acquired knowledge and technical skills of pre-press and print production including job set-up, film output, quality control and creating proofs while learning to work within a corporate advertising environment

Technical Knowledge

Cross platform (both PC and Macintosh)

Marketing and Developer Software

Salesforce, Deltek, NetSuite (business management software), Lyris (email marketing list management), Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Adobe Omniture, Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver, Flash, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, Premiere, Director, Acrobat), Quark, Microsoft Professional Software (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word), HootSuite, ZMags, etc.

Marketing and Developer Knowledge

SEO Optimization, Keyword Optimization, HTML, DHTML, XHTML, CSS, Javascript, Action Scripting, PHP, ASPX, SQL, FTP, Database Structure Maintenance and Queries, Server Side Scripts, MS Excel Formulas, Social Media Platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Hootsuite), Video Production, Pre-Press and Printing Production, etc.


Bachelor of Science with Honors Interactive Media Design

3.7 GPA - 2006 Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale - Florida

Associate of Science Graphic Design

3.4 GPA - 2002 Alamance Community College - North Carolina

References, Letters of Recommendation and Print Portfolio Upon Request