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  • Michael Sileshi

    Creative Works Director

    Madrid, Spain

Creative works, Art direction, Design, Innovative display works and love for creative communication

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  • Animation Motion Graphics

Work History

Experience 12/2009 - Present MOOVI - Dynamic Mobile Advertising Van • Moovi, is an outdoor mobile advertising van that consumes incredibly less energy to communicate more, by using it’s out of the ordinary looks and visually appealing posters and digital images display system that grabs attention very rapidly. Michaelworks has designed and also is operating Moovi. Patent U200901699. http://www.moovivan.com/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGry4C4wcIQ 03/2008-04/2009 Bunker Seguridad Spain Art Director / Graphic Designer / Animation • Art Direction, creating print advertisement for international magazine, designing brochure, Technical materials, animation and web banners. Present Michael Works Spain/Ethiopia/USA Art Director / Graphic Designer / Animation Works • Michael Works is a self owned and operated multi-media studio created in 2002. It has worked for various companies in USA, Ethiopia and Spain. Recent activities include creating an image for Spanish companies such as Diaz Y Osorio, www.diazyosorio.com and Inmocain, www.inmocain.com. • Works include Web site Design, Logos, Restaurant Menu, Poster Design, Newspaper Print ad Design, and Designed / Point of Purchase, and Store Signs. 07/2004-12/2004 University Travel USA Marketing / Office Administrator / Graphic Design • Designed Brochure and flyers. • Run finance department-duties include paying bills, paying taxes online, setting new & current employees data, search & download prospective customers form the Internet and format data in Microsoft Excel, creating graphs from Microsoft Data to prepare monthly sales report, writing invoices, and fixing computer problems. 06/2004-12/2004 West Photo USA Marketing / Digital Design • Created a solo exhibit collaborating with West Photo to promote EPSON 2200 large format printer. 01/1999-01/2004 Prostaff USA • Office administrative works for various companies through project contracts. 08/1998-11/1998 Wells Fargo Investments USA Presentation Designer / Administrative Assistance • Created presentation materials using Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint programs for investment sales team. 03/1987-02/1992 Sileshi Consult. Consulting Architects & Engineers Ethiopia • Various office duties, including drafting, graphic design, word-processing Merits & Exhibitions 2005 Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce Ethiopia • First Place Best Trade Show Design Created for Snap Computers by Michael Works 2003 Noonish Addiction USA • Created a self-authored Poetry & Art Works book with wooden box cover, currently looking for local publisher. 2002 La Bodega Restaurant USA • Created a solo exhibit show casing over 20 digital and traditional paintings Education 2000-2002 The Art Institutes International, Minneapolis, USA Associate Degree in Computer Animation 1992-1995 Winona State University Minneapolis, USA Studied Mass Communication/Advertising Skills Web Site /Advertising & Graphic Design Motion Graphics Design Animation / Editing / 3d Modeling Painting/Drawing/Writing/Carpentry Software Adobe Photoshop / Aftereffects / Premier / Adobe Illustrator / InDesign Quark Express / 3D Studio Max / Macromedia Dream Weaver / Flash

Education

Art Institutes International

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