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Work experience

Freelance Web Designer and Developer

Web-dified New Media
  • Lead design process and front-end development of websites: JM Vacations, Apex PaintingCo. and SoccerPlus
  • Produced page descriptions, wireframes and sitemaps to establish efficient layoutof content
  • Developed sites to standards and ensured they displayed as intended in targeted browsersand platforms
Jul 2010Present

Freelance Web Designer (Contract)

BlackOps
  • Created website layouts for popular tv shows on the Outdoor Network, Buck Commanderand Duck Commander
  • Designed banners and promotional material for selected athletes
Apr 2006Mar 2010

Web Designer

58Ninety Inc.
  • Lead designer for President's Choice, Workopolis and Rickard's promotional websites
  • Produced concepts, designs and flash animation of banner ads for Fosters, Carling,CoorsLight, Molson Dry APP and Hotels.ca
  • Developed look and feel of ChumFM and other radio websites
  • Participated in ideation meetings with team to build unique campaigns
  • Collaborated with development team to ensure layouts are executable and applied newways to display information
  • Presented concepts and design direction to assigned clients
Nov 2005Apr 2006

Jr. Web Designer

Upstart
  • Created concepts for flash animations used in an interactive Workpolis project
  • Implemented design updates on layouts and HTML for Dove US and The Campaign for RealBeauty Canada

Education

Sep 2004Aug 2005

New Media Design Certificate

Centennial College
Jan 2004Aug 2004

Art Fundamentals Certificate

Centennial College
Sep 2002Mar 2003

Self-Employment Training

MicroSkills Women’s Enterprise & Resource Centre

Skills

jQuery
HTML + CSS
Flash animation
Illustrator
Photoshop

Latest Work

Interest

Web design, mobile apps, user experience, information architecture, photography, typography,  fashion, traveling and languages.

Summary

Web designer with 5+ years of experience in interface design for websites, interactive projects, banners and emails from small companies to large national brands.

I'm proficient in the use of thumbnail comps, story-boarding, wire frames, page descriptions and other IA techniques to organize information and enhance usability. I'm self-disciplined and able to manage multiple projects with minimal supervision, I keep informed on emerging trends and technologies to further learning and implement new techniques on future projects. Interested in collaborating on projects where the team is dedicated to finding new and exciting solutions, learn from each other and uses a variety of media to create unique interactive experiences.

Languages

English(Native or bilingual proficiency) Spanish(Full professional proficiency) Portuguese(Spoken)

Clients worked for

Workopolis, Loblaws, Molson Dry, Molson Ex, Coors Light, Fosters, Hotels.ca, Expedia, CTVglobe media, Carling, Dove US and Michelle Wie