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Super Space Creative, Oak Park, MI (Dec 2017 – Present)
Freelance Senior Graphic Designer / Art Director

Jack Morton, Detroit, MI (Nov 2017 –  Dec 2017)
Freelance Senior Integrated Producer

Tilt, Birmingham, MI (Oct 2017 – Nov 2017)
Freelance Art Director

GTB, Dearborn, MI (2014  – 2017)
Senior Integrated Producer

Carmichael Lynch, Minneapolis, MN (2011  – 2014)
Senior Digital Producer

Pop, Seattle, WA 2011 – 2011
Freelance Senior Designer

Creature, Seattle, WA (2009 – 2011)
Interactive Producer/Art Director

Triad Digital Media, Tampa, FL (2008 – 2009)
Interactive Graphic Designer / Flash Developer

Sky-Sotheby’s International Realty, Sarasota, FL (2007 – 2008)
Lead Graphic Designer / Art Director

Leisureworks Inc., Sarasota, FL (2006 – 2007)
Print / Web Designer / Web Developer

Freelance Graphic Designer / Web Developer (2004 – 2006)

STAR Institute / Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI (2002 – 2004)
Computer Information Technology Instructor

COMPETENCIES
Adobe Creative Suite
* Photoshop (Advanced)
* Illustrator (Advanced)
* InDesign (Advanced)
* Flash (Advanced)
* Dreamweaver (Advanced)
* Fireworks (Intermediate)
* Premiere (Intermediate)
* After Effects (Intermediate)

Web Languages and Technology
* ActionScript 2 (Intermediate)
* ActionScript 3 (Beginner)
* HTML (Advanced)
* CSS  (Intermediate)
* PHP (Beginner)
* jQuery (Beginner)
* XML (Intermediate)

CMS
* WordPress (Intermediate)
* Ektron (Intermediate)
* Basecamp (Intermediate)
* Jira (Intermediate)
* AEM (Author certified) (Beginner)

Microsoft Office Suite
* Word, Excel, Powerpoint

Apple
* Keynote

Prototyping (UX)
* InVision

Clients
– Chevy
– Ford Motor Company
– Lincoln
– Subaru
– Denver Museum
– Target
– Microsoft Windows
– Pacifico Beer (Crown Imports)
– Seattle’s Best Coffee (Starbucks)
– JanSport
– Sherry
– Microsoft Hotmail
– Microsoft Bing
– Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
– Hewlett-Packard (HP)
– Procter & Gamble
– Unilever
– Kimberly Clark
– Sony
– Hasbro
– Disney
– Star Wars
– Hellmans
– Hanes
– Toshiba
– American Greetings
– Crayola

AWARDS
2014: 55th annual communication arts / Digital advertising / the ride of her life
2014: 55th annual communications arts typography /  digital media / the ride of her life
2014: webby’s award honoree / online and guerrilla & innovation / DoubleURXX
2014: webby’s award honoree / auto and auto services  / VinGotMeIn
2014: webby’s award honoree / branded content  / the chosen ones
2014: the show: gold / internet commercials / the ride of her life
2014: the show: gold / single non-traditional / the chosen ones
2014: the show: gold / single non-traditional / the ride of her life
2014: the show: gold / campaign non-traditional / DoubleURXXX
2014: the show: gold / consumer integrated campaigns / DoubleURXXX
2014: the show: gold / internet commercials / DoubleURXXX mission statement
2014: the show: gold / digital campaign / DoubleURXXX
2014: the show: silver / websites, consumer products / the ride of her life
2014: the show: silver / digital campaign / DoubleURXXX
2014: the show: bronze / websites, consumer products / VinGotMeIn
2014: the show: bronze / internet commercials / the ride of her life
2014: the show: bronze / branded content / DoubleURXXX
2014: the show: bronze / branded content / the chosen ones
2014: the show: bronze / cinematography / the ride of her life
Jun 2010 Shortlist for Cannes Lions Cyber Lions: Pacifico: mexicoviapacifico.com
Apr 2011 Shortlist for D&AD under Digital Design: Pacifico: mexicoviapacifico.com
Apr 2011 Gold Addy Award: Pacifico: mexicoviapacifico.com
Apr 2011 Gold Addy Award: Jansport: “The Bonfire Sessions”
Apr 2011 Silver Addy Award: Pacifico: Grey Whale Sessions
Apr 2011 Silver Addy Award: Pacifico Bus Route
Apr 2011 Silver Addy Award: Seattle’s Best Coffee: Inner Morning Person

Publications
“55th Communication Arts Design Annual” September/October 2014
“.Net Magazine” Tweetaconda project, Page 69, June 2012 Issue
“Communication Arts Design Annual” October 2011
“Line Icons” Author: Kimberly Elam
“Graphic Translation” Author: Kimberly Elam
“Lexicon” Author: Edwin Utermohlen

Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL (2004 – 2008)
B.F.A. in Graphic Design & Interactive Communication
Minor in Art Direction and the Business of Art and Design

Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI (2002 – 2004)
Majored in Computer Information Technology/Networking & Security
Received award for Excellence in Service from C.I.T. Department

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