Official Judge The Webby Awards
International Academy Digital Arts and Sciences
Jan 2010 - Present (12 years 4 months)
IADAS is an intellectually diverse organization that includes over 750 Executive Academy members such as musicians David Bowie and Beck, Martha Stewart, Virgin Group founder Richard Branson, Internet inventor and Google Chief Internet Evangelist Vinton Cerf, "Simpsons" creator Matt Groening, Real Networks CEO Rob Glaser, Huffington Post Founder Arianna Huffington, and AKQA Global Creative Chief Rei Inamoto.
Associate Members of IADAS are former Webby Award Winners and Nominees and other Internet professionals. Members also include writers and editors from publications such as The New York Times, Wired, Forbes, Details, Fast Company, Elle, The Los Angeles Times, Vibe, and WallPaper.
Membership in IADAS is currently by invitation only and is limited to those individuals who have catalyzed great achievements on the Internet, demonstrated extraordinary talent in a traditional medium, or who possess in-depth knowledge of new media and comprehensive familiarity with a broad range of sites within a category.
Official Judge for the IAVISARTS
International Academy of Visual Art
Jan 2007 - Present (15 years 4 months)
The IAVA is an assembly of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media.
There are four primary goals of the IAVA
To facilitate the vibrant exchange of new ideas, business models and trend information in the visual arts
To sanction and oversee awards and recognition programs to identify and reward excellence in the visual arts
To provide a networking opportunity for members of the IAVA for professional advancement
To educate members and promote innovative thinking about the constantly changing nature of media, including advertising, print, film, television & interactive
Art Director, Community Management and CEO
Mega Star Media INC
Jan 1999 - Present (23 years 4 months)
Social Networking Software, Start up Web Development, SEO, Business Development, Web Design, Online Marketing.
Sandy Rowley, owner of Mega Star Media, is one of the world's foremost designers of social networks having created thousands of web sites, portals, and online projects for numerous Hollywood celebrities and some of the nation's most high-profile companies. She has now turned her attention to helping budding entrepreneurs avoid the expensive pitfalls of moving forward with a bad idea, or taking a good idea and running it into the ground. If you have a million-dollar idea, you will want speak with her team to learn how to realize your dream.
Lead Art Director
Apr 2001 - Feb 2011 (9 years 10 months)
Lead art director for social networking web design, dedicated servers and fanatical support via Rackspace.
Web, Ecard and social designer.
The Oprah Winfrey Show
May 2003 - Sep 2010 (7 years 4 months)
Graphic and Web Designer for The Oprah Winfrey Show tribute to Luther Vandross.
The Official Patti LaBelle Community Manager
Jul 2003 - Jul 2010 (7 years)
"We tripled her fan club membership in less than one month after launch." Sandy Rowley
Providing strategy, site revamp, community software, community management and online marketing.
Online marketing, seo, web design, lead generation for large entertainment company.
Internet Marketing & Design Consultant
Jul 2003 - Apr 2009 (5 years 9 months)
Internet marketing consultant for Universal Records.
Social Networking Software Designer
Social Networking Software
Jan 1999 - Apr 2009 (10 years 3 months)
Building social networks, mobile applications, award winning web designs for celebrities, record labels and TV.
Graphic, Web Design for Clash of the Choirs
Mar 2008 - Jul 2008 (4 months)
Design, build and market ecard for NBC Clash of the Choirs.