Willow Tanaka

  • Tucson US-AZ

Skills

Skills

Photoshop

Sized, color corrected, cropped, modified, and optimized for web the images accompanying editorial content for seven business-to-business magazine websites, including not only photographs, but engineering schematics, graphs, charts and tables.

Website Content Management

  Developed new editorial content and converted existing editorial content from print product for use on the websites using PIRT and PISCES CMS platforms.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2002 - Aug 2012

Online Content Strategy Manager

Penton Media

Worked with the editorial staffs of seven business-to-business magazines to create and maintain the companion websites for each publication, which included not only uploading and arranging the editorial content of the monthly print magazines, but also video content, blogs, archives, links to related content, events, newsletters, and reader interactivity such as polls and contests. Tracked website traffic and conducted monthly reviews with editors and sales staff with a view to increasing website traffic and reader interaction. 

Properties:

I worked from my home in Tucson, AZ via internet and phone.

May 1999 - Sep 2002

Graphic Designer

Intertec Publishing

Responsible for design and layout of editorial content for Operations & Fulfillment magazine. Used Quark, Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator in creation of charts and graphs, illustrative material, and graphic design of magazine covers, feature articles, columns, and all magazine content except the advertisements. Contracted with illustrators and artists for custom material and stock art houses for stock art.

Intertec was bought by Penton Business Media.

Jan 1997 - May 1999

Graphic Designer

Target Publications

Responsible for design and layout of editorial content for Operations & Fulfillment magazine. Used Quark, Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator in creation of charts and graphs, illustrative material, and graphic design of magazine covers, feature articles, columns, and all magazine content except the advertisements. Contracted with illustrators and artists for custom material and stock art houses for stock art.

This company was bought by Intertec Publishing in 1999 and we all moved to their offices in Stamford, CT

Education

Education
Sep 1973 - Jun 1977

SUNY New Paltz

References

References

Joe Jancsurak

I worked with Joe on creating and maintaining content for the Medical Design website.

Michael Weil

Mike was the person I reported directly to and who did my yearly reviews.