Platforms: Macintosh, Windows, SGI
Programs: Adobe: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, ImageReady.
Macromedia: Flash, Director, Dreamweaver, UltraDev, Freehand.
Media Cleaner Pro, Softimage, BBedit, Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro, Maya, Shake
DVD Studio Pro, Swift 3D.
Art: Drawing, Painting, Video, and Design.
Hydraulx 2003-2004 www.hydraulx.com
Contract web site developer. Built public PHP website, created backend Content Management system using MySQL / PHP, created intranet posting system for current project work. Created screen shots of current work and compressed video clips for portfolio section.
Niteo Partners 2003-2004
Developed Content management solutions for Wells Fargo, and Sun Microsystems.
Trained and Lead data entry teams.
Produced XHTML templates and components for the Wells Fargo Public Website.
Design & Production – Chicago (telecommuter)
Internal responsibilities: Worked with developer to produce 212Ż intranet, and time
tracking tool. Researched WAP, DVD Production, Ecommerce, & Hosting technologies.
Worked with production team to produce XHTML templating system, and graphics for Orbitz.com. Created CSS style sheets for the Orbitz website. Implemented XSLT Documentum code for Orbitz Travel Watch section. Produced Flash tutorial for the Flight Matrix tour.
XHTML | XSLT | Flash | CSS
Chicago Blackhawks / Fox Sports www.sportshomechicago.com
Britney Spears / Pepsi CD-Rom Flash Game
Designed and produced Britney Spears Dance Beat Quiz game for Pepsi Promotional CD-Rom. Utilized graphic and sound assets from upcoming Play station video game.
Flash | Graphics | Animation| Sound | Action Script Programming | Interaction Design
Zula Patrol www.zula.com
Developed and produced concept for Flash video game. Translated 3D graphic look of Zula Patrol into vector art. Designed interactions for target age group of kds 6-8.
Flash | Graphics | Animation | Sound | Action Script Programming | Interaction Design
Senior Technical Designer – San Francisco Office 2000-2001
Internal responsibilities: Technical design steward for SF office, and senior technical designer. Interviewed various department candidates and made hiring recommendations.
Production Lead for the redesign of iplanet websites. Produced technical documentation, client presentations, and usability standards. Lead the internationalization translation efforts for 6 international websites. Interviewed, hired, and co-lead 12 member production team, working on parallel timelines. Maintained close client relationship with weekly status meetings. Delivered websites on time and within the 1.5 million dollar budget.
Production Management | Technical Documentation | Internationalization
Created a framework for Content Developer’s Program. ITV consulting, interviewed content developers, and wrote competitive analysis of Content Developer websites.
Consulting | Information Architecture
Lead Technical Designer - Chicago Office 1999-2000
Internal responsibilities: Conducted Technical Designer's reviews and Designer salary adjustments with design management team. Interviewed Technical Design candidates.
Internal projects: Cows on parade - Chicago (Designer / Painter)
Auctioned at $25,000 benefiting the Chicago LaRabids Children’s Hospital
Chicago Bears www.chicagobears.com
Developed the 1999 Chicago Bears website. Designed & Produced multimedia memorial website for Walter Payton tribute.
HTML | Graphics | DHTML | Sound | Video
Motorola Summary Annual Report www.motorola.com
Animated and produced an online version of the 1999 Annual Report.
HTML | Flash | Animation | Consulting-Interviews | PDF Production
Enterprise Rent-A-Car www.enterprise.com
Worked with Information Architects to develop web based car reservation system.
DHTML | Graphics Production
Senior Technical Designer - Chicago
Internal responsibilities: Employee recruitment and training. Created and maintained internal design resource Intranet that the department used for training, scheduling projects, and showcasing client work.
Developed over 80 Internet / Intranet websites and prototypes.
Created and produced Technical Design solutions for clients such as: Sears, Heinz, Ameritech, Gatorade, 3com, Motorola, Chicago Sun-Times, Kodak, CSX, Norwest, Wrigley, Hallmark, Victoria’s Secret, Playboy, 3Com, Sara Lee, John Deere, US Postal Service, WNBA, Heinz, Tripplite, Allstate, and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
School of the Art Institute of Chicago - BFA, Art and Technology 1993-1998
Southern Illinois University - Art and Design courses 1991-1993
References available on request.