Portfolio

Skills

Skills

MS Word & MS Outlook

Adobe InDesign

Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop

Solid foundation and broad exposure with plenty of room to grow: I don't now everything.

Autodesk Maya (3D)

Growing every day. Samples highlighting current skill level available online at: http://www.artwithbite.com/3D.html

Conceptual Design & Visualization

Freehand Sketching/Drawing

Work History

Work History
Jan 2003 - Present

Graphic, Product & Concept Designer

ART WITH BITE (sole proprietor)

Provide a wide range of design services to top-tier corporate clients and agencies. Relocated and rebuilt the business twice in new markets, each time attracting a strong and loyal client base, with clients often expanding initial engagements due to high quality work, diverse skill set, and exceptional value for money. Collaborated successfully with 30+ internal creative teams and earned the trust of creative directors and executives by providing honest and direct feedback and advice at all times.

Sep 1998 - Jan 2003

Artist & Product Designer / Interim Art Director

THE PAPER MAGIC GROUP

Recruited by newly formed company (the product of several mergers) and charged with broadening the appeal of the company’s toys, novelties and educational products through creative thinking, product ideation and a strategic approach to brand expansion. Communicated ideas visually through freehand drawing/sketching that went beyond simple drawings to engage consumers.

Education

Education

Certificates

Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg

Completed credited coursework in Media Studies following exchange program. Lived and

worked in Austria for over 2 years.

Bachelor of Arts

Saint John's University