Studio Manager / Illustrator / Graphic Artist
Los Angeles, CA
2008 - Present (13 years)
Oversee day to day project management of various storyboard, animation and design projects for advertising agencies and the entertainment industry.
Produce and illustrate storyboards, comps and finished artwork for campaigns like Cheerios, Coors, Fiber One, Green Giant, Lipton Tea, Lucky Charms, Red Barron, Pay Pal, Pillsbury, Progresso and Yoplait.
Maintain and nurture major accounts such as Saatchi & Saatchi, TBWA Chiat Day, BBDO and Pay Pal.
Managed a team of traditional artists, digital colorists, 3D artists and editors. Budget projects and created schedules.
Conceptualize and design company promotional items for print and digital campaigns including company identity, flyers, catalogues, website and email campaigns.
Senior Producer / Digital Artist
2002 - 2004 (2 years)
Managed a team of designers, digital illustrators, 3D artists, and editors to produce animatics, storyboards, and broadcast animation for advertising agencies and television networks.
Designed company promotional items such as flyers, catalogues, and DVD packaging and interface.
Coordinated major accounts including Disney, Activision, Atari, and many top advertising agencies.
Digitally painted storyboards, animatics, and comps for ad agencies in the US and Europe.
Motion Graphics Designer
Los Angeles, CA
2001 - 2003 (2 years)
Designed motion graphics for DVD menu interfaces and their packaging.
Created company promotions and managed their print production.
Illustrator and Graphic Designer
1998 - 2003 (5 years)
Created custom illustrations and computer graphics for toys and their packaging.
Designed packaging, brochures, mailers, car wrap and other company promotional items.