TITLE: Creative Director
CELL PHONE: 540.220.8580


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I am currently creating a new website. Urls and screen shots will be available upon request. Below is a list of my skills and Experience.

Education:

Associates Degree In Graphics Design: Northern Virginia Community College 1998
Graphic Design: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA (1 Semester)
Graphic Design: Art Institute of DC (1 Semester)

 

Software Skills

 

Visual Studio 2005
Adobe PhotoShop CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Adobe Image Ready CS5
Adobe Premier CS3
Adobe After Effects CS3
Macromedia Flash CS5
Macromedia Fireworks CS5
Macromedia DreamWeaver CS5

Sorenson Squeeze 4.0
Sound Forge 7
FTP Pro
Smart FTP
Quark Express 4.0
MS Office (Word, PwrPt, Access, Excel) PC and MAC

 

Professional Skills

  Design
Graphic Design/Layout
Image/Brand Development
Digital Image Creation
Vector based art creation
Publication layout
Advertising layout and placement
Project Management
Web
E-learning Application Development
Flash Development
Multimedia Component Development
ASP.net Master Pages and style sheets
ASP.net website creation
Beginner level SQL Database creation
Video Creation
HTML Site Design/Construction
ActionScript
Dynamic Hypertext Mark-up Language (DHTML)
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Hyper Text Mark-up Language (HTML)
Extensible Markup Language (XML)
508 Compliancy
 

Work/Related Experience:

West Cary Group: Jan, 2010 – March, 2012 - Senior Web Designer/Web Director

  • Manage West Cary Group Web team

  • Review West Cary group web design projects

  • Assist in wire framing and design of West Cary Group Website projects

  • Assist in Website RFP’s.

  • Managed all design tasks pertaining to the Genworth user experience team.

  • Set and maintained design standards for Genworth com and all country sites.

  • Set and maintained all web banner sizes and styles as well as created a majority of the banners currently in use.

  • Creation of flash banners based on requirements and design standards.

  • Creation of Genworth Micro site designs.

  • Image creation and manipulation.

  • Redesign Genworth Intranet.

Genworth Financial: Aug, 2008 – Jan, 2010 - Senior Graphic Artist

  • Redesigned Genworth.com and accompanying country sites.

  • Redesigned Quantuvis.com.

  • Designed Advisorascent.com.

  • Redesigned libertyreverse.com

  • Managed all design tasks pertaining to the Genworth user experience team.

  • Set and maintained design standards for Genworth .com and all country sites.

  • Set and maintained all web banner sizes and styles as well as created a majority of the banners currently in use.

  • Creation of flash banners based on requirements and design standards.

  • Creation of Genworth Micro site designs.

  • Image creation and manipulation.



Paradigm Creative: Jan, 2001 – 2008 - Lead Development Consultant

  • Drafted proposals and consulted with clients on project-by-project basis.

  • Oversaw the design and development of client’s websites.

  • Constructed storyboards to demonstrate the layout and flow of a Flash/Html Website to our clients using Fireworks MX and Flash MX.

  • Design of Marketing materials and Prepress setup for release to printer.

  • Custom Artwork and illustration creation.

  • Brochure Design and development for clients and in house use.

  • Poster Design and development for clients and in house use.

  • Logo and identity creation and development for clients and in house use.

  • Artwork selection.

  • Manage content and storyboards through the design and production phases.



Jacobs : Aug 2005 ­– Present - Senior Graphic Artist/Web developer

  • Project Management

  • GUI Designs MCHS, JSVT, NMCI Websites

  • In-house publication design

  • Flyer designs

  • Logo Design

  • Website programming

  • Design document creation

  • Project Documentation



Northrop Grumman IT: Dec, 2003 – Aug, 05 - Senior Flash Programmer

  • Develop Flash courseware based on SCORM and 508 requirements.

  • Develop graphics for GUI that is now used as a standard across all courseware (GUI Designs).

  • Manage content and storyboards through the production phase of courseware.

  • Developed standard code that can be reused to provide rapid development of content screens.

  • Responsible for team leadership over several team members.

  • Conceptualization of new rapid development shell now used as a standard for the basis of courseware navigation.



Redmon Group: Aug, 2003 – Dec, 2003 - Flash Programmer

  • Develop Flash/HTML courseware.

  • Develop graphics for GUI that is now used as a standard across multiple courseware.

  • Manage content and storyboards through the production phase of courseware.

  • Developed standard code that can be reused to provide rapid development of content screens.

  • Responsible for team leadership over additional contractors as needed by project.



MaxUse: Sep, 2002 – Aug, 2003 - Flash Programmer

  • Develop Flash courseware.

  • Develop graphics for GUI that is now used as a standard across all courseware.

  • Manage content and storyboards through the production phase of courseware.

  • Developed standard code that can be reused to provide rapid development of content screens.

  • 30 Second Commercial Development for deployment across the web



ARS Interactive: Apr, 2000 – Dec, 200 - Web Developer/ Senior Graphic Artist

  • Oversaw the design and development of Picturing the century and American Originals within the National Archives website.

  • Assisted in construction of storyboards to demonstrate the layout and flow of the National Archives and Records Administration redesign and sub sites.

  • Assisted in the redesign of the GUI for Archives.gov in 2000

  • Design and Development of marshall-legacy.org

  • Design of Marketing materials and Prepress setup for release to printer.

  • Custom Artwork and illustration creation.

  • Brochure Design and development in house use.

  • Logo and identity creation and development for clients.

  • Artwork selection.

  • Manage content and storyboards through the design and production phases.



ATLA (Association of Trial Lawyers of America): July, 1998 – Apr, 2000 -
Graphic Artist/ Publication Specialist

  • Production and advertising setup of the magazine Trial.

  • Production and Setup of all additional company publications.

  • Advertising design for use in the magazine Trial.

  • Design of Marketing materials and Prepress setup for release to printer.

  • Custom Artwork and illustration creation for use in magazine Trial.

  • Brochure Design and development for in house use.

  • Poster Design and development for in house use.

  • Logo and identity creation and development for in house use.

  • Booth display designs for use at conventions.

  • Advertising collection and cataloging for setup in the magazine Trial.

  • Artwork selection.

  • Manage content and storyboards through the design and production phase.



Web Design and Programming Portfolio

Genworth Financial

www.genworth.com

www.quantuvis.com

www.advisorascent.com

www.libertyreverse.com

Picturing the century
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/picturing_the_century/

American Originals
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/american_originals_iv/impact.html

A People at War
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/a_people_at_war/a_people_at_war.html

Freelance
www.ahaanow.org

Additional Screenshots available via PDF Download!

Paradigm Creative Clients

Artists
Billy Currington
Enrique Iglesias
Eve
Ice Cube
Kelly Rowland
Lee Ann Womack
Lenny Kravitz
Mandy Moore
Snoop Dogg
Taylor Hicks


Bands
Army of Anyone
Carney Band
Coldplay
Collective Soul
Counting Crows
Incubus
KoRn
KSM
Maroon 5
Papa Roach
Pink Spiders
Puddle of Mudd
Staind
Stone Temple Pilots
Switches

Actors
Brody Jenner
Cameron Richardson
Heidi Montag
Karissa Shannon
Kevin Federline
Kristina Shannon
Linda Park
Ron Lester
Mitchel Musso
Sam Jones III
Spencer Pratt
Tony Danza

Record Labels
A&M Records
Capitol Music Group
Columbia Records
Doggystyle Records
EMI Music
Firm Music
Geffen Records
Interscope Records
MCA Records
Sony/BMG Entertainment
Universal Music Group
Universal Music Nashville
Virgin Records
Walt Disney Records

Management Companies
Career Artist Management
DMand Entertainment
The Firm
REM Management
Warning Management

Tours
Coldplay US Tour 2008
Maroon 5 Tour 2008
Counting Crows Tour 2008
Maroon 5 US Tour 2007
Family Values Tour 2007
Korn US Tour 2006
Family Values Tour 2006
Army of Anyone US Tour 2006
Korn US Tour 2005
Family Picnic Tour 2004

Media Companies
Clear Channel
Country Music Television
Live Nation
MTV Networks North America

Entertainment Companies
Castaway Studios
DMand Entertainment
Malibu Film Festival
Pratt Productions
Sorority Entertainment
Warning Models

Professional Companies
Jon Jioka, Ltd.
Senn-Delaney Leadership
Star Technologies

Non-Profit Companies
Make Yourself Foundation
Snoop Youth Football League




Print

All posters have been resized for viewing on the web. High resolution files are available upon request.

Jacobs ASG Information Poster Campaign
Poster dimensions for campaign are 24inx36in

Jacobs ASG Information Poster Campaign
Poster dimensions are 36inx48in

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