2005 - Present (16 years)
Creator Created a comic book and game design company focusing on self-published works, with a focus on digital and traditional illustration. Secondary focus on video game design, digital media and beta testing games.
+ Published "Shadoboxxer: One Man Riot"
+ Created RPG amd Visual Novel "Emergency Monster Team"
+ Beta tester for Endless Fluff Games "Valdis Story" and "Fae Tactics"
+ Cover Illustrations for novel series "Sto's House" +
+ Custom illustrations and avatars for various clients and their social media accounts.
Anta Kids Sports
2018 - 2019 (1 year)
Lived overseas for a year working on kids footwear designs. Oversaw a small group of designers helping with insights on design, colors, materials, and trends.
+ Created number 1 and 3, little kids designs that hit the market for Q219
+ Created color lessons teaching younger designers how to use original color combinations without chasing after product that was already 1-2 years old
+ Gave a global insight into designs and trends that the Chinese market was looking for at the time.
+ Collaborated with global teams and designers.
+ Bi-Weekly factory travel.
2008 - 2018 (10 years)
New Balance Classic Running Team/PF Flyers (2 years) Created New Balance Elite Edition, seasonal inline colors and materials, New uppers and outsoles, graphic design and promotional illustrations.
+ Helped build "Classics Team" to 1 Billion annual income.
+ Created New Balance "Elite Edition"
+ Made in U.S.A. Product / SMU requested product.
+ Additional work on PF Flyers for colors/materials on as needed basis.
+ Created Men's and Women's 501/Ripple styles SKILLS Color-Ups Material ups
2003 - 2008 (5 years)
Worked to create photorealistic color-ups/tech packs for Heritage, Strada, Classic Basketball, Value Chain, Football/Soccer and Kids.
Designed color and material options for SMU projects. Ran internal footwear product photography and sales force catalog/sell sheet design.
+ Averaged 2000 color-ups in a year
+ Designed/Illustrated 25th Anniversary F-13
+ Illustrated and designed Fila's top selling football/soccer cleat "Bocca Rabiosa" and "Bocca Magica"
+ "M-Squad Music" designed/illustrated featured in GQ Italy top 10 summer sneakers