BH Pet Gear is pleased to announce its recent hire of Dakota Jenner, who will join the BH Pet Gear team as a Lead Graphic Designer. Within this role, Jenner will supervise the work of other graphic designers, guiding them in creating and executing fresh designs. Specializing in the design development and manufacturing of quality pet products and accessories, BH Pet Gear is based in Brooklyn, New York, and serves as a partner to retailers nationwide in private label manufacturing.
Dakota comes to BH Pet Gear with six years of experience in the design field. A recent graduate from Laguna College of Art and Design, Dakota received her Bachelor’s degree in illustration and graphic design in May 2016. During her college years, she took on several jobs and projects that helped her gain much experience, skills and knowledge in the art industry. A few of her titles include: children’s art instructor, photographer, photo editor, office assistant, social media manager, illustrator and graphic designer.
Dakota was also assigned several freelance projects for different companies where she designed packages, T-shirts, postcards, watercolor paintings, stoneridge paintings and oil paintings. Her most recent position was with Azzure Home and her responsibilities ranged from photo editing to designing new packaging for home décor products.
These opportunities helped Dakota acquire many useful skills throughout the years. She is now an expert in digital and film photography, photo editing and manipulation, traditional and digital drawing and has painting skills in watercolor, acrylic, oil paint and Photoshop, to name a few.
“We are very excited to welcome Dakota to the BH Pet Gear team,” BH Pet Gear Founder Matthew Dweck said. “It’s clear to me Dakota has a great work ethic and she is incredibly talented and creative. There’s no doubt that she is the perfect candidate for the lead graphic designer role at BH Pet Gear. I believe Dakota will be a wonderful influence and role model for everyone on our team.”