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Nick West is a print / web designer and advertising professional in the Shreveport - Bossier area with extensive training and experience in the website and commercial online advertising industry. Currently a designer in Shreveport, Louisiana by trade, but by profession Nick has many other skills in marketing, advertising, social media, media planning, software, computers, websites, management, and client relations that reach far outside your typical designer's spectrum.
He earned his Bachelor of Art Degree in Graphic Design from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Louisiana in 2002; and his Master of Art Degree in Commercial Art from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana in 2004.
For over 25 years, Nick has worked with a number of clients with design projects, managing website and custom website / mobile app software projects from conception to fruition. The ability to problem solve is also a great asset he possesses, enabling him to work out the best possible website or design solutions and/or scenarios for his clients.
Nick has created and developed thousands of ads and print and website marketing campaigns, in local and national publications, for a broad spectrum of clients. He has sold, managed and/or completed well over 450 website and custom software projects. Nick has also earned numerous Addy Awards for print and website projects over the years.
Nick enjoys business networking and is an active member of BUILD (Businesses United In Local Development) and holds the Internet Technologies seat in the group. He has been named Shreveport - Bossier BNI Elite - Notable Networker of the Year in 2014 and 2015 and was a Platinum Club member of BNI for years. Nick has been a board member of Jay Vera's International Realistic Martial Arts Association since 2012 and served as a Board Member for The ARC Caddo-Bossier in Shreveport. He has also enjoyed working with the Humane Society of Northwest Louisiana since 2013. In his spare time, he was also an adjunct professor at Centenary College of Louisiana in Shreveport in 2014.
When not working, he enjoys spending time with family and friends in Shreveport. His hobbies include: Working on vintage vehicles, restoring his 1995 Ford Bronco, working outdoors, working on his many boat-building projects, martial arts, hunting and fishing and is a collector of many things.
Hemingway West, LLC
6511 Line Ave. Suite A
Shreveport, LA 71106