Graphic Designer. Photographer.
Hi, I'm Taylor Haney, experienced graphic designer & photographer based out of Memphis, TN.
Design. Concept. Another Crisis Averted.
My work is inspired by enthusiasts of all genres, who show as
muchpride in their projects as I do my work.
I've had the privilege to work within the automotive industry in which I'm passionate about through my current position at Great Neck Saw. In addition,
I have accepted various freelance opportunities along the way for design, photography and content writing.
Great Neck Saw, Graphic Designer
December 2017 - Present
During my time at Great Neck Saw, I have been responsible for the layout design of the 120-page quarterly Commercial catalog for AutoZone. I had a major impact in the 2018 design refresh of the quarterly, and plan to continue to improve the publication to meet industry needs. I have also contributed to a monthly ad campaign for OEMTOOLS that is published, package design, and art direction for photoshoots.
Skills: Publication design, catalog, advertising, branding, trade show, retail design, product photography
Traction Optional, Volunteer Marketing Director
March 2018 - Present
In my free time, my passion for automotive flows into my involvement in a local organization that hosts events for the sport of Drifting called Traction Optional LLC. I am responsible for communicating with our partners/sponsors that issue benefits to our drivers each year. I am the point of contact for drivers inquiring about driver support and for media inquiries at events.
For more information, go to www.tractionoptional.com.
Skills: Social media marketing, marketing, automotive sponsorship, graphic and web design, apparel design, event coordination and media coordination
COMP Performance Group, Graphic Designer
July 2016 - December 2017
I moved to the Memphis, TN area July 2016 to pursue a career in the automotive industry with COMP Performance Group. COMP Performance Group is a multi-brand company that provides automotive aftermarket parts for racing and car enthusiasts. I was the lead designer on many projects involving advertising, social media marketing, catalog and print publications, and trade show design. CPG attended the SEMA show/AAPEX and PRI each in year, in which I created collateral two years in a row.
Skills: Advertising, Social Media, Newsletters (Campaigner platform, some coding required), Marketing, Photography, Graphic Design, Magazines, Print, Publications, Event Coverage
Girls 'N Garages Magazine, Freelance Layout Designer/ Photographer
April 2015 - August 2017
Girls 'N Garages magazine was created to represent and support women in the automotive industry, and to inspire women to turn wrenches. This project has not only been an outlet for my passion for cars, but also a resource for our subscribers. I'm proud to have been a designer for Karen Sullivan, our editor-in-chief, for going on two years. We produced four issues, two of which have gone to print, and we are currently in the process of rebranding.
In addition, I am a staff photographer for the publication and have performed photoshoots for magazine features, as well as written content for the magazine. I provide racing event and car show coverage through articles and photography, including Formula Drift, SCCA and NHRA racing events.
Visit www.girlsngarages.com to find out more about the publication and view examples of my work.
TRAX International, Marketing Intern
February 2016 - July 2016
During my time at TRAX International, I redesigned the website for the TRAX Energy Solutions brand, and created various marketing materials for TRAX International and TRAX LLC.
Skills: Wordpress, Adobe Muse, Photoshop, Illustrator, Coding