I am seeking a position with an inventive and growth oriented company that will utilize my creative skills to develop exceptional user experiences.
I endeavor to deliver creative dialogues that transform core values into corporate potency helping brands achieve their ambitions. I am always looking for new ways to make a change people’s perceptions, spark activity, and build relationships. I believe in making experiences easy, engaging and fun. I put people at the heart of the design process.
I am passionate about communication in every form; visual, musical, and social. I strive unify these worlds, to create rich, evocative user experiences in new and thoughtful ways.
I am an excellent problem solver, capable of quickly determining root causes and formulating eloquent, intuitive and technically feasible solutions. I am an effective communicator to both technical and non-technical audiences translating solutions into plain-speak, ensuring clarity.
I am a collaborative and insightful leader, able to inspire, excite, motivate and mentor, cross-functional teams to exceed expectations.
Freelance Creative Director & UI Designer Present
Marketing collateral and brand templates. Brand strategy and brand consistency. Oracle Eloqua Marketing and Cloud Solutions.
Great American Deals | Creative Director | UI Designer 1/2012 to 5/2014
Board Game Geek | Creative Director 1/2011 to 9/2011
All aspects of interface design, concept development, brand identity, and a flexible page design with scalability, improved tools, fresh content, and site reorganization. Directed, managed, technical requirements, UX, UI, for multiple company internet properties. Collaborated with developers to ensure every aspect of creative, branding, technical, marketing requirements, so that the final product was engaging, intuitive, and simple.
Youbet.com & Churchill Downs | Senior Interactive Designer 2/2009 to 12/2010
Production, design, and deployment of all marketing collateral, including web content, landing pages, banners, mobile apps, email and e-newsletter templates, high-profile advertising, logos, social media, multimedia, podcasts, print, VIP & Winback marketing, Google tagging, and photography. Managed workflow, recruited, trained, and mentored designers & freelancers. Contributed to significant increase in company share price by improving all marketing efforts, shares increased 350% in 2009.
Aquent | Senior Interactive Designer 10/2008 to 2/2009
Contracted to Youbet.com: For the marketing team I designed and coded all display banners, ad hoc emails, and ad hoc landing pages.
Freelance Creative Director 1/2000 to 10/2010
All creative, design, marketing, and front-end development for: askbarcaly.com, suzannejuul.com, michaelgough.com, classicgirlcreations.com, peaceandlovejewelry.com, and spectralmotion.com
Warner Brothers & Retrofit Films | Music composer for Vampire Diaries Season One DVD 8/2010
Baccarat NYC | Creative Director – Ad Campaign for Kristina Buckley Marketing Director 6/2005
Microsoft XBOX | Music Composer for Kingdom Under Fire 1/2003 to 12/2004
Cakewalk & Intel | Featured Artist in Ad Campaigns & Xbox 5.1 Demo at GDC 2004 1/2003 – 2004
Capitol Records: Keith Urban | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Sony Records: Robin Williams | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Universal Records: Willie Nelson | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Virgin Records: Rolling Stones | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Virgin Records: Beenie Man | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Virgin Records: Thalia | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
Virgin Records: Robbie Williams | Instrumentation & Musical Programmer 1/2003 to 12/2003
High Profile Marketing
Strong Communication Skills
Strong Interpersonal Skills