Health Initiative for Men
Mar 2013 - Present (8 years 6 months)
Working with Paul Nixey of Nixey communications I have created graphics for effective marketing campaigns for HIM. HIM is a community-based organization dedicated to strengthening the health and well-being of gay men.
Owner, Creative Consultant, and Designer
May 2011 - Present (10 years 4 months)
My current practice includes creative strategy and consulting. Services include brand identity development, web design, marketing collateral, and photography.
Graphic Designer Intern
David Suzuki Foundation
Mar 2012 - Dec 2012 (9 months)
I began as a volunteer at DSF once a week to assist with various print projects, which lead to a full-time position in September as an intern. At DSF I designed banners, ads, and graphics for the website and facebook page. I also produced various print materials like brochures, reports, advertisements, and signage.
Entrepreneur Training Participant
YMCA New Ventures Program
May 2011 - Jul 2011 (2 months)
During this 10 week self-employment program I created a business plan which focused on brand and marketing design specifically within the clean tech industry. In the program I also received expert advice towards launching my own business and gained valuable marketing experience.
Nov 2008 - Feb 2010 (1 year 3 months)
Fluid Creative is a graphic design & marketing studio that specializes in package design and marketing material. Working with US Packaging, I created CFIA (Canadian Food Inspection Agency) compliant package design with a team of designers. I engaged in communication with clients, translators, and programmers seeing projects to completion.
Farmboy Fine Arts & Design
Mar 2008 - Jun 2008 (3 months)
FBFA is an art and design company that develops site-specific artwork and design objects for hospitality. At FBFA I created image-based collections on brand with FBFA, selected art for hospitality clients, engaged in client communication, and prepared images for print.