Who am I?
- Name: Maria (Masha) Baghdadi
- Date of Birth: 25 May 1989
- Nationality: Lebanese | Russian
- Address: Beirut - Lebanon | Dubai - UAE
- Phone: +961 70 329 509 | +971 56 208 2278
- Email: email@example.com | firstname.lastname@example.org
My Professional Background
2016 May - Present
Personal Blog - masmallows.com - @mashabaghdadi
• Food, Travel, Fashion & Lifestyle Blog
2016 January - Present
Social Media & Content Manager
• Handling social media accounts for different clients
• Creating and managing the content to be published
• Building the clients’ social media platforms and providing good exposure
• Helping the clients’ businesses grow
2011 February - 2020 May
Design and Printing Department - AUST
Senior Graphic Designer
• In charge of all design (print, web, etc.) required for internal/external communication
• Successfully worked from briefs to develop designs that meet the requirements of the different departments at the university and managed the design team to ensure delivering best creative materials
• Supervised the design team throughout minor and major projects
• Closely communicated with the different departments at the university and suggested improvements to create the best image for the university
• Actively created materials for the university’s different events and exhibitions including presentations and symposiums
• Worked closely with Copywriters to generate ideas to present to the different departments
• Managed well working on entire projects, not just production of specific pieces, and keeping up with the deadlines without exceeding budget limitations
• Cooperated with programmers and developers to upgrade the university’s website and mobile application
2009 February - 2011 February
Design and Printing Department - AUST
Graphic Designer (Part-time)
• Well designed the different requested materials and projects
• Successfully cooperated with the team’s designers to present the best results
2008 - Present
• Well designed different books, portfolios, brochures, flyers, roll-ups, banners, flags, etc. and handled their printing procedures
• Created corporate and brand identities for different clients and companies
• Contributed to Eco-friendly projects
• Designed websites and cooperated with programmers and developers to put them into execution
• Handled events and festivals in the sense of creating the full list of required design materials
• Worked on presentations for various clientele
2013 March - 2015 February
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY of Science & Technology - Ashrafieh
Minor in Interior Design
Honors Level – GPA 3.45
During the Interior Design Minor, I learned the basics of Interior Design and how to use AutoCAD. We worked on various projects that include houses, apartments, shops, cafes, restaurants, etc.
2011 October - 2013 February
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY of Science and Technology - Ashrafieh
Web Design Certificate
Honors Level – GPA 3.14
The certificate in Web Design taught me how to create well-designed websites.
2007 October - 2011 July
American University of Science and Technology - Ashrafieh
Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Honors Level – GPA 3.27
This bachelor degree made me earn valuable skills to help me succeed in the fields of design and creative visual media. We mastered Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and also had an introduction to 3D drawing.
1992 - 2007
National Evangelical Institute for Girls and Boys - Sidon
Lebanese Bac II - Life Sciences
School years were fun; though, we had lots of ups and downs.
Head of the Design and Printing Department at AUST with whom we’ve been working together for years now. To get in touch with this person, kindly contact me to provide you with his number.
Chairperson of the Arts and Design Department at the American University of Science and Technology who was my supervisor during my years of study at AUST. To get in touch with this person, kindly contact me to provide you with her number.
Typography and Design Instructor at the American University of Science and Technology who was a great instructor during my years of study and an amazing inspiration in general. To contact this person, kindly contact me to provide you with her number.
Instructor in the Arts and Design Department at the American University of Science and Technology who
What I am good at
Skills & Knowledge
Certificate of Proficiency in English
Language Skills & Knowledge
Hobbies & Interests
It's always been interesting for me discover new places, cultures, cuisines, etc.
Food & CookingFood & Cooking
Logo design for BTS – Business Technology Solutions Company in Lebanon.
Caroline Hmedeh Business Card
Logo & business card design for Dr. Caroline Hmedeh.
Montenapoleone Business Card
Business card for Ara Koujanian, Managing Director of Montenapoleone Shop, Sydney, Australia.
Zaynab Hamam Business Card
Business card design for Clinical Dietitian Zaynab Hamam.
Flyer / Poster design for B018, a renowned nightclub in Lebanon.
Healing Hand Clinic Business Cards
Business card design for the employees of Healing Hand Clinic, Lebanon.