my CV

A little about myself

I graduated from Ontario College of Arts and Design University (OCADU) in Toronto, Canada where I studied Visual Communications. I specialize in both print and interactive design with particular interest in branding, web design and development, user interface, user experience, typography and packaging.

Professional

Experience

15
+ years in print

I create wonderful projects for over 15 years within studios, in-house businesses, and at coffee shops. I pride myself on the ability to take projects right from the concept development stage through to final production.

10
+ years in interactive design

I have over 10 years of experience with interactive design including web design, storyboard, wireframe, rapid prototyping and front-end web development for web and mobile applications. I apply universal design principles whenever possible. I ensure that project goals are met, if not exceeded.

transferable

SOFT SKILLS

Analytical & Strategic
Budget
Collaborative & Independent
Communication
Conceptualize & Ideate
Creative
Detail Oriented
Execute
Flexible
Interpersonal
Learn Quickly
Manage Projects & Teams
Objective
Plan
Problem Solve
Resourceful

Hidden Talent

DESIGN + INTERACTIVE SKILLS

Branding
Conceptualization
E-commerce
Editorial
Graphic Design
Illustration
Marketing
Packaging
Photography
Print
Prototype
SEO
Social Media
Storyboard
Typography
User Experience (UX)
User Interface (UI)
Web Design
Web Development
Wireframe

TOOLs

Software Proficiency

I work on both   and   platforms on a daily basis

Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Flash
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Adobe Fireworks
Adobe Acrobat Pro
HTML
CSS
Sketch
JQuery
Microsoft Sharepoint
Microsoft Project
Microsoft Visio
Microsoft Office

How I work

Design Process

This is my general design process in creating beautiful meaningful solutions

1
Brief
2
Research
3
Strategy
4
Design
5
Implementation and Testing
6
Evaluation