Carla Kaiser
Carla Kaiser
I like to help people learn.
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M.Ed. Learning, Design, and Technology: University of Georgia.

B.A. Art Therapy: Spring Hill College.

Illustrator/publisher of 3 coloring books: Rainbows Happen, Flower Power, and The Hand Illustrated Mandala Coloring Book
Experience
Senior Training Manager of Design
@AT&T
Reformat print based training materials for use on Android and iOS tablet devices; add hyperlinks and navigation features to PDF documents; edit and review instructional materials. Build web based training using Lectora. I have fun collaborating with awesome people every day.
Dates
June 2012 - Present
Owner
@mandalacoloringbooks.com
Create and edit images for publication in coloring books using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop CS5. Create book layout and cover designs using Adobe inDesign CS3. Create and maintain website using Dreamweaver CS5. Built online interactive image colorizer using Flash CS5, Keynote, and Adobe Muse. Books are sold on amazon.com, and at The Beehive in Atlanta's Edgewood shopping center.
Dates
December 2007 - Present
Customer Service Associate
@Paper Source, Inc
Engage customers and demonstrate how to use core products such as DIY stationery supplies, heat embossers and bookbinding materials. Guide customers through the process of selecting designs and ordering custom print materials. Assisted with initial floor set and visual merchandising for store opening.
Dates
September 2008 - June 2012
Interactive Online Game Developer (volunteer)
@Georgia Museum of Art
Primary point of contact for all key stakeholders involved in the development of an interactive online learning experience for 8-11 year old target audience; Conducted client needs assessment; Manage prototyping and revision process; Ensured compliance with Georgia Performance Standards for Visual Arts, and Section 508.
Dates
January 2012 - May 2012
Sales Training Intern
@Molnlycke Health Care
Created user instructions for Enterprise Risk Management application (ERMS). Conducted needs assessment across Human Resources, Learning & Development, Sales, and IT departments in preparation for Learning Management System (LMS) and Talent Management software purchase; Researched the Talent Management and LMS software market; Managed relationships with software vendors; Translated technical information into layman’s terms and presented research results to key stakeholders to inform decision making.
Dates
January 2011 - June 2011
Co-founder
@Concrete Lace, LLC
Founded a small business with my sister to promote our handcrafted paper goods and art prints. We specialize in greeting cards, calligraphy, and fine letterpress printmaking.

Exhibited product at Inman Park Festival (April 2008 and 2009), Virginia Highland Summer Fest (June 2008 and 2009) AmericasMart Home/Apparel/Gift Show (July 2008) Indie Craft Experience (Nov 2008, June 2009, Nov 2010) and Serenbe's 2009 May Day Celebration.

Work featured in Atlanta magazine, Budget Travel magazine, Daily Candy Atlanta, and Decor8 design blog.
Dates
March 2006 - May 2010
Account Executive
@Creative Loafing
Conducted client needs analyses, and proposed effective advertising strategies. Sold print and online advertisements. Employee of the Month, February 2007 (out of 85 employees).
Dates
August 2006 - December 2007
On Premise Key Account Sales
@United Distributors
Consistently exceeded sales goals and maintained positive customer and vendor relationships. Developed and conducted weekly restaurant wine sales training seminars. Consulted with clients to create Wine Spectator Award winning wine lists.
Dates
2002 - 2004
Sales Representative, Coastal Division
@Atlanta Wholesale Wine
Represented Atlanta Wholesale Wine’s extensive wine portfolio in St. Simon’s, Brunswick, and Savannah markets. Opened 22 new accounts on first sales route as a result of cold calls. Doubled management’s sales projections.
Dates
January 2000 - January 2002
Education
The University of Georgia
Dates
2010 - 2012
Spring Hill College
Dates
1993 - 1997