WORK EXPERIENCE

AUG 2015 – PRESENT

FACEBOOK: ART DIRECTOR

I oversee all of Facebook Business' online presence, product marketing, and small business marketing. This includes collaborating with creative partners to concept and create innovative and big marketing ideas.

Worked on strategic initiatives focused on future products and services. I provide visual design solutions spanning multiple devices including mobile and software platforms.

SAMSUNG INNOVATION LAB: VISUAL DESIGNER

 

AUG 2014 – AUG 2015

Designed product sites living under Google.com. Collaborated with Marketing and Engineering teams to create compelling, clean and accessible web pages. Worked independently on many projects as well as collaborated with team members spanning the organization such as Google Ads, Nexus, Android, Google Play, and Google Docs.

JUN 2010 – JUL 2014

GOOGLE

 

Worked with a team to redesign Adobe's Corporate website. Lead the team in the visual design of the Creative Suite 4 and 5 websites. Also worked with various disciplines such as Adobe's internal brand team as well as information architects, engineering development, and lead the visual design team.

FEB 2008 – JUN 2010

ADOBE SYSTEMS

 

Designed rich-media experiences while maintaining overall usablity for various Fortune 500 companies. Being a Senior Digital Designer I engage in direct interaction with clients -researching and maintaining sensitivity to their branding, and directing teams to create custom design solutions which are cutting-edge, adaptive, appropriate, and approachable to their specific user base.

JAN 2006 – FEB 2008

FROG DESIGN

 

I am well versed in current and emerging technologies while continuing to keep track of future trends and ideas. I also participate in researching innovative business development and strategies, and love being part of such 'think-tanks'.

Worked within the Apple Online Store group designing product information pages, online advertisements, and microsites such as their 2005 Holiday Gift Guide.

AUG 2005 – DEC 2005

APPLE

 

Worked on building out design for Charles Schwab Funds site.

OCT 2004 – OCT 2004

HOT STUDIO

 

Worked with a design team to redesign The Home Depot's 2003-2004 website as well as micro-sites for their sub-brands Husky, Hampton Bay, and Glacier Bay. Also created designs for a variety of sales pitches to companies such as General Motors, Sears, and Gymboree. Art directed and presented ideas for an incentive program with EbGames, the largest online/oine retailer of video/pc games in the American market.

JAN 2004 – OCT 2004

CARLSON MARKETING GROUP

 

Designed an Eli Lilly and Company-sponsored informational website for bipolar patients and their physicians.

OCT 2003 – NOV 2003

META DESIGN

 

Worked with a team in redesigning Macromedia's site. Built out pages and created various assets which included work on the new MX 2004 product logos, and worked on online style guides.

AUG 2003 – SEP 2003

MACROMEDIA

 

AUG 2002 – AUG 2003

YAHOO!

Worked on the Yahoo! Shopping division of Yahoo! creating product information pages, seasonal sales micro-sites, and promotional assets. Also helped to conceptualize and design mocks for an overall site redesign

JUL 1999 – FEB 2002

SAPIENT

Responsible for developing design directions and providing support to the design team as required throughout the various stages of the design process. Designed interactive/web-based applications and consulted for a number of clients including Hewlett Packard, Sunglass Hut, Virgin Megastore, Land Rover, BestBuy.com, American Center for Design, and Sun Microsystems. Led a design team in creating a web-based application site for Allstate Financial.

EDUCATION

Bachelor's of Science, Visual Communications

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS

 

JUN 1995 – JUN 1999

SKILLS

Adobe After Effects, Adobe Fireworks, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Adobe Premiere Pro, Cinema 4D, Maya, Final Cut Pro