Multimedia Designer with 10+ years of experience. Knowledge of web design, interaction design, photography, Flash and developing interfaces for touchscreens, keypads and software.

Work Samples

  • Fine Art

  • Illustrations for Children

  • Interactive Flash Product Demos

Work History

Kimberly A. Cooper 9 Orchard Hill Rd Stratham, NH 03885 Phone: 603.702.1886 Email: kim@theoacgroup.com Portfolio: http://www.coroflot.com/cooper76 EXPERIENCE: Contract UI and UX Designer Seahorse Bioscience November 2013 – (Present) Billerica MA Designing a user interface for the next generation of industry-leading analytical instruments in the biomedical field. UI and UX Designer DEKA Research & Development May 2013 – November 2013 (7 months)Manchester, NH Working as part of the Human Factors Team, I specialize in designing imbedded and hosted software for the medical industry. I am developing sketches, wireframes, prototypes and final designs for products. Performing usability and safety testing in US and Europe. Freelance Multimedia Designer and Associate of the OAC Group at Joshua Cooper & Co. Hampton, NH, 5/08- 5/13 Currently working as a freelance (self employed through my own company) Multimedia Designer on a variety of websites, UI applications and product photography shoots Contract Multimedia/ Graphic Designer: Fisher-Price, East Aurora, NY, 1/06 – 1/07 Created Flash tutorials that help explain interactive children’s products to parents. I also worked with their team to create digital illustrations for use in their animated toys. Multimedia Designer: Russound, Newmarket, NH, 8/03 – 5/08 I developed graphical user interfaces for a variety of multi-zone, multi-source, distributed audio and control systems. I created Flash demonstrations to promote and support products. Performed all of the company’s product photography. Designed interactive tradeshow displays. Gained industry acclaim for interface design. Contract Graphic/Multimedia Designer: Atlantic Technology, Norwood, MA, 6/03 - 8/03 Worked with the Creative Director to develop print media, ad campaigns, packaging design, presentations and self directed creative projects. Outlined and developed plans for proposed next generation consumer and business web sites. Contract Multimedia Designer: IntelliNet Controls, Newmarket, NH, 10/02 - 6/03 From concept to implementation, I developed an innovative graphical user interface for the RS3000 under tight media restrictions. The RS3000 is a web-enabled, mulit-zone, multi-source, distributed audio and control system. Graphic/Multimedia Designer: The Bell Company, Rochester, NY, 6/02 - 9/02 Responsible for all printed and digital graphics including solidifying the corporate identity, redesigning the company's website, developing interactive CD-ROM's, creating monthly presentations, and all trade show materials. Artist: Novo Arts, 57th East 11th Street, New York, NY, 1997-1999 I created large-scale sculptures and paintings (both abstract and traditional). I developed innovative mixed-media installations for corporate offices and galleries. EDUCATION: Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY, December 2001 College of Imaging Arts and Sciences M.F.A in Computer Graphics Design GPA 3.7 Thesis Project: An interactive CD-ROM that showcases the distinctions between Eastern and Western Dragon Mythology in a hand-drawn storybook style. State University of New York at Geneseo Geneseo, NY, May 1999 B.A. in Studio Art, GPA in Major: 3.8 Liverpool Hope University Liverpool, England, 1998 Study Abroad Program SKILLS: Multimedia Applications: Accomplished: Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator, Dreamweaver Familiar: InDesign, Adobe Premiere, Strata 3D, Bryce 7, After Effects, Corel Painter, QTVR Authoring Studio, Adobe Fireworks, Actionscript, HTML, Adobe Director Fine Arts: Accomplished: Illustration, Watercolor, Photography, Oil Painting Familiar: Woodcarving, Woodworking, Ceramics, Screenprinting, Cartooning, Figure Drawing

Education

Rochester Institute Of Technology State University of New York at Geneseo Liverpool Hope University

Specialties

Awards

HONORS: •Herbert and Gertude Chanler Endowed Scholarship in the Arts •Ronald W. Pretzer Merit Scholarship in Photography

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