EDUCATION

Purdue Fort Wayne (IPFW), 2016 | Bachelor of Fine Arts – Visual Communication and Design, Imaging & Photography and Graphic Design

JOB EXPERIENCE

Encore Sotheby’s International Realty Marketing Coordinator, January 2019 – Current |•| As Marketing Coordinator with Encore Sotheby’s International Realty, I work to create, design, and publish marketing materials. This includes digital content (including web, social, and multimedia), print, and experiential media. I work to market products (real estate properties) by developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns, tracking data, maintaining promotional materials inventory, maintaining databases, preparing reports, etc. I also photograph real estate properties and those images are used in subsequent marketing efforts.

Reecer Properties Visual Content Producer, May 2017 – December 2018 |•| As Visual Content Producer, I was responsible for the development of all visual art concepts in the production of marketing projects for Reecer Properties, it’s properties, and initiatives. I worked directly with the Executive Vice President to develop and implement marketing strategy that is translated into content for digital (including web, social, and multimedia), print, and experiential media. Reecer Properties was acquired by Encore Sotheby’s International Realty® on Jan. 1, 2019 and I was promoted to my current position of Marketing Coordinator. 

IPFW Visual Content Producer, August 2015 – December 2016 |•| As Visual Content Producer, I worked with IPFW’s Marketing Communications social media manager to create visual content for IPFW’s flagship social media channels, including Instagram (@goipfw), Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, LinkedIn, and blog posts. I also worked with a content calendar to produce photos and videos using professional equipment, mobile devices, and photo/video techniques. In addition, I also managed IPFW’s flagship Instagram channel, focusing visual content on campus and city landscapes and vignettes. I responded to comments, engaged with other IGers—especially students and alumni—and re-posted fan pics that complement content on the flagship account.

PROFESSIONAL WORK

Middle Waves Music Festival – 2016 • 2017 • 2018 : Event photographer for the Fort Wayne music festival and marketing team member

Taste of the Arts Fort Wayne – 2016 • 2017 • 2018 • 2019 : Primary event photographer for the Fort Wayne art festival

Brewed “IN” the Fort Fest – 2016 • 20172019 : Event photographer for the Fort Wayne beer festival

Far Out Midwest – January 2018 : Event photographer for Walk the Moon’s Press Restart Tour in Indianapolis

Urban Body Yoga Cause for Paws – July 2017 : Event photographer for the annual fundraising event

Arts United Awards – January 2017 : Event photographer for the annual Arts United awards event

Fort Wayne New Year’s Ball Drop – December 2016 : Worked with event directors to create photos for social media accounts and promotional material

Leo High School -2016 : Official Marching Band photographer

BAALS Music Festival – August 2016 : Contract, lead photographer for the festival; led a media team and coordinated with festival directors

Sculptures on the Square – June 2016 : Taught a photography class in Auburn, Indiana and assisted in photographing local art and sculptures

IPFW Visual and Performing Arts – March 2015 : Official photographer for the IPFW Wind Ensemble’s trip to Carnegie Hall in New York City

PUBLISHED WORKS

Fort Wayne Magazine
• “Best of the Fort” Issue, September 2019 – “Unplanned Success, Joseph Decuis Restaurant”
• “City Guide”, April 2019
• Fort Wayne Spaces, Spring/Summer 2019
• October 2018 Issue, “Luxury Auctions”
• 2018 Home & Design Edition
• City Guide, April 2017
• Coda Back Page Feature, March 2017
• Coda Back Page Feature, November 2016

input Fort Wayne Article, April 2019

Far Out Midwest Article, January 2018

Whatzup Newspaper Cover, July  2017

IPFW Magazine, 2017

Art Murals in Fort Wayne Online Article, November 2016

Confluence Magazine
• Fall 2016
• Spring 2016

AWARDS

Fort Wayne Magazine 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards
• Second Place Winner for Best Photographer

2019 American Advertising Federation Advertising Honors
• Gold Award in Elements of Advertising: Photography for “Real Estate Photography”

Fort Wayne Magazine 2018 Reader’s Choice Awards
• Second Place Winner for Best Photographer/Photo Booth (link)

2017 American Advertising Federation Advertising Honors
• Judge’s Choice Award in Collateral Material Publication Design for “Exposure” (issuu / blurb)
• Gold Award in Collateral Material Publication Design for “Exposure” (issuu / blurb)
• Gold Award in Elements of Advertising: Photography for “Beauty in Color
• Gold Award in Elements of Advertising: Photography for “Exposure” (issuu / blurb)
• Silver Award in Elements of Advertising: Photography for “The Birth of Aphrodite”
• Silver Award in Elements of Advertising: Photography for “Glamour and Allure Magazine Project”

2016 RAW Artist Showcase Exhibition (Artist’s Page)

IPFW Inaugural Top 50 Class

Me Myself and I, Danielle Doepke

DANIELLE DOEPKE

Lifestyle + Portrait + Event Photographer

Fort Wayne, Indiana