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Art Director / Flash Designer - Developer
San Francisco, CA
A rare breed of Art Director/ Designer/ Programmer, I deliver from start to finish, from idea to execution. Comfortable working in all areas of design media, I gladly wear many hats - more chance for creativity. My goal: to create visual beauty in both form and function that defies expectation.
// ONLINE PORTFOLIO
// WORK EXPERIENCE
Art Director / Flash Designer
GALAM arts, New York NY - San Francisco CA
Fall 1997 - Current
Clients and sites: acousticpixel.com, L.A.M.B. Fragrance, J Records, in:Site, United Nations Population Fund, Red i Studios, Kilo Intl, marlena-maree.com, CTB McGraw-Hill, Broadvision.com, Bravanta.com, Fujitsu, NEC.
Visual Interface Designer
Punchcut, San Francisco CA
Winter 2010 - Fall 2010
Designed, developed, and defined interfaces, prototypes, motion studies and specs for mobile, tablet, and TV for various clients. Client work available per request.
Art Director / Flash Developer
Draft FCB, New York NY
Spring 2008 - Fall 2009
Clients: US Census, Motorola, Kraft Foods, Hampton Inn.
Flash Designer / Developer
Wunderman, New York NY
Winter 2007 - Fall 2007
Clients: Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Guinness, NationWide, Microsoft, CitiBank.
Flash Designer / Developer
R/GA, New York NY
Summer 2006 - Fall 2006
Client: Verizon Wireless.
Art Director (Interactive Services)
CCA Advertising, Ridgefield Park NJ
Spring 2005 – Spring 2006
Client: Samsung North America. Designed, developed, and art directed interactive ad campaigns and minisites. Notable Projects: DirecTV/NFL minisite, Helix/Nexus campaign, YP-T8 minisite.
Art Director (Site-design/Marketing)
Egreetings.com, San Francisco CA
Fall 1999 - Spring 2001
Designed, developed, and maintained look and feel of the site. Collaborated to develop recommendations for user experience and user interfaces. Created graphics, flash animations and print collateral.
Web Mktg Assoc 2007 IAC - Best Telecommunication Online Ad - Samsung a950 Banner
Horizon Awards 2007 - Bronze Winner - Samsung Helix/neXus Minisite
Web Award 2006 - Electronics Standard of Excellence - Samsung Helix/neXus Minisite
Web Award 2006 - Electronics Standard of Excellence - Samsung YPT8 Minisite
Web Mktg Assoc 2006 IAC - Best Computer: Hardware Online Ad Award - Samsung ML1620 Banner
Web Mktg Assoc 2006 IAC - Outstanding Microsite/Landing Page Award - Samsung YPT8 Minisite
// TECHNICAL SKILLS
Software - Adobe Flash, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe AfterEffects, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe InDesign
Operating Systems - Apple Macintosh OS X, Microsoft Windows XP
School of Visual Arts – New York NY
Spring 2005 - Spring 2007
Relevant courses: Flash actionscript, and conceptual design.
SFSU Multimedia Studies Program – San Francisco CA
Winter 1997 - Summer 1999
Broad range of media studied: web design and technology, 3D design and animation, and motion graphics.
UC Berkeley Graphic Design Program – San Francisco CA
Winter 1999 - Summer 1999
Relevant courses: Print design, principles and theories of graphic design.
San Francisco State University – San Francisco CA
Fall 1996 - Spring 1998
BS, Business Administration (International Business), Minor, Computer Information Systems
San Francisco State University
Horizon Awards 2007 - Bronze Winner -
Web Award 2006 - Electronics Standard of Excellence -
Web Mktg Assoc 2006 IAC - Best Computer: Hardware Online Ad Award -
Web Mktg Assoc 2006 IAC - Outstanding Microsite/Landing Page Award