UI/UX Web Designer
May 2017 - Present (4 years 4 months)
UI/UX interactive web design and marketing design for various campaigns under the Nintendo brand. Work with stakeholders, producers and developers to create compelling designs for such brands as Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Kirby and more. I work on everything from concept through wireframes to finished rendered designs, as well as email campaigns, promos and various social media blasts.
New York, NY
Jun 2013 - Present (8 years 3 months)
UI/UX and web design for Syfy digital. Design websites, 2nd screen app experiences, site sections and various other mobile apps for various SyFy brands such as Ghost Hunters, Defiance, Sharknado, 12 Monkeys, Face Off, etc. Design interfaces, illustrations, emails, promotional and marketing campaigns.
Visual Designer & Illustrator
New York, NY
Jan 2013 - May 2013 (4 months)
Create and define the style and identity for a new children's brand for iOS apps (iPad, iPhone). Designed and illustrated multiple characters, minor animation, established visual style and branding, illustration, animation. Marketing and promo materials.
New York, NY
Mar 2009 - Jan 2013 (3 years 10 months)
Create and lead website designs and marketing materials for various Nintendo brands such as Wii U, Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Kirby, etc. Provide design and art direction for agencies on websites and various applications. Create designs for emails, promotional and marketing campaigns. Work closely with various deparments to manage campaign directions for web and email.
Oct 2005 - Feb 2009 (3 years 4 months)
Created user interfaces, icons, illustrations, and animations for various online games ranging from match-3 styles to classic card games. Designed marketing and advertising materials.
Feb 2003 - Sep 2005 (2 years 7 months)
Created everything from game interfaces to spot illustrations, logos and banner ads for various online casino-style games such as slots and blackjack. Developed and designed brand identity, main website and elements in conjunction with the games themselves.
The Boondocks Comic Strip
Jun 2004 - Jun 2005 (1 year)
Illustrated the national daily syndicated newspaper comic strip, “The Boondocks” as the ghost artist for Aaron McGruder. Took direction from Aaron and illustrated the strip based on his writing and scripts under extremely tight deadlines.
Jan 2001 - Feb 2003 (2 years 1 month)
Created complete visuals for online casual games ranging from character illustrations and animations to user interface elements such as buttons, menus and icons for Lycos Gamesville. Designed and revamped the Lycos Kids section of the site. Worked on various graphical elements ranging from spot illustrations to layout to small apps on other Lycos properties such as the main search site, Matchmaker, and Ragingbull.