SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Proven record of web creation, administration and instruction
- End-to-End Designer strong with Photoshop, CSS, XHTML
- Design and implementation of over 200 web sites
- Strong organization and management skills
- Extensive CMS experience, WordPress, Joomla, Concrete, Expression Engine, etc
- Extensive customer relations experience
- Proficient in multiple web languages, FTP, servers, animation and graphic design tools
Web Designer / Developer – ZenergyWorks.com
(Web Design & SEO Studio, Santa Rosa, CA) (3 Years)
Worked in a high energy production environment with multiple clients & deadlines
Created PSD / Photoshop graphical concepts and site designs for high-end clients
Coded XHTML / CSS site builds for hundreds of clients
Created Custom WordPress Themes and numerous WordPress, and static sites.
Provided customer service, troubleshooting and client management for over 2000 sites
Managed & Updated content, graphics, social media & SEO for several international clients.
Web Developer / Web Solutions – RealMusic.com (Record Label, Sausalito, CA) (2.5 Years)
Re-Designed and maintained a high traffic record label site
Performed regular Promotional, Marketing and SEO duties
Worked closely with Apple (iTunes) and several other digital distribution services
Upgrades and Troubleshooting for all internal systems (Mac/PC/Linux)
Increased both Physical and Digital Sales using proven metrics
Managed site via Joomla Content Management System (CMS)
Webmaster / Web Designer
BenchmarkLending.com ( Mortgage/Loan Direct Lender, Santa Rosa, CA) 2.5 years
Kept and maintained a high traffic site
Performed regular marketing and SEO duties
Integra/Destiny – loan origination software technician.
Created corporate Intranet/Extranet.
Saved $20,000 for the company yearly.
Creative Director – Threesided.com (Web Design, San Francisco, CA) 3 years
Created dozens of websites for multiple clients.
Initiated sales and advertising for large and small businesses.
Managed a web team of 12+ Developers/coders.
Tech Support – Illuminations.com (E-Commerce site, Petaluma, CA) 1 year
Fielded over 150 tech support emails per day.
Won several recognition awards for most calls fielded.
Provided live phone support for 80+ calls a day
Director of Multimedia – Maingate.com (Military Portal, Jacksonville, FL) 2 years
Created Military vertical portal.
Managed a team of 15+ developers.
Managed targeted marketing and focus groups.
Worked with world-renown marketing firm Ogilvy & Mather.
- Editor – Legal Thriller Novel (Rolling Stone Novel)
- Editor & Tech Journalist – LustGadget.com
- Writer – GamerNode.com
- Video Game Journalist
- Software & Hardware Review
- Technical Writer & Tutorial Writer – Help With Design
- Web Design Tutorials
Market Research Manager – Cunningham Field Services (Market Research Facility, Santa Rosa, CA)
Marketing Facilitator – MainGate.com (Military Multimedia Focus Groups, Jacksonville, FL)
Guest Speaker – Sonoma State University (See Education Below)
Computer Science Major – Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA 2002
Private Classes – SF Writers Workshops, San Francisco State University, CA. 2005.
Guest Speaker – Market Research, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA. 2004.
AutoCAD Certificate – Circuit Riders Design, Windsor, CA. 2000.
Media & Web Certifications – Media, TV Broadcasting, Web Design, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA 1999-2000.
Windsor High School – Technical Program – Computer Science Prep, Windsor, CA. 1998.
WEB LANGUAGES, FTP AND SERVERS
|Advanced HTML / XHTML||XML|
|Visual Basic||Linux / LAMP Enviornemnts|
|ActionScript (v1/2)||CSS3 Animation|
|Telnet||CSS / 2.0 / 3.0|
|Microsoft IIS Server||AJAX / Spry|
* Currently manage my own private server.
ANIMATION AND GRAPHIC DESIGN TOOLS
|Adobe Flash (all versions)||Adobe Photoshop (all)|
|Adobe Authorware||Adobe Illustrator|
|Adobe Dreamweaver||Adobe InDesign|
|Adobe Encore||Adobe Acrobat|
|Adobe Muse||Adobe Edge Series|
|Adobe Fireworks||Adobe Premiere Pro|
|iOS / Android / Mobile Development||Windows / Mac OSX / Ubuntu / Redhat|
|Sony Acid Pro||Microsoft PowerPoint|
|Sony Sound Forge||Microsoft Front Page|
|Autodesk AutoCAD||Microsoft Office|
|Various Linux Distributions||More…|