Creating a clear user experience  

I lead design strategies with the goal of reinforcing brand identity across all platforms. I enhance layouts with knowledge of wireframing, storyboarding and live prototyping. In addition, I implement trends in mobile technology to new and existing projects. I have delivered a broad range of projects including music festival, and content based applications. 

 Accomplishments

  • Creative Direction for mobile platforms
  • Application of offline messaging to the online experience.
  • Teamed with agencies to conceptualize interactive solutions.

Abilities

  • UX & UI Design
  • Prototyping
  • Persona Creation
  • A/B User Testing
  • Affinity Diagraming
  • Requirements Definition
  • CSS Design Knowledge

Technical Accomplishments

Implementing current trends in technology to new and existing projects. Delivery of music, festival, and informational applications. App animation prototyping using XCode.

Accomplishments

  • Directed Design and development for Mobile Apps
  • Unified mobile web template used across 300 radio sites.
  • Created complex animations -Digitas, R/GA
  • Online, Mobile and Offline ad integrations. -R/GA, AOL, TSM
  • CMS based advertising news feed. - Reuters

Abilities

  • Photoshop CC
  • Illustrator CC
  • Animate CC
  • Sketch 3
  • Swift & Xcode
  • Quick Prototyping Ability

Job Experience

  • Townsquare|  New York, NY  |  Mobile Visionary 12/10– 12/16
  • AOL  |  New York, NY  |  Art Director 3/08– 12/10
  • Reuters | New York, NY  |  Interactive Designer 06 – 07
  • R/GA  |  New York, NY  |  Title: Sr. Designer 04 – 06
  • Adidas  |  San Diego, CA  |  Title: Sr. Flash Designer 02 – 04

Education

  • BS Graphic Design  |  California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • AS Scienc e |  Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA

 

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