Designer of products, UIs, graphics, systems, and experiences. Dad of two beautiful maniacs. Voracious non-fiction reader. Wine collector. Daily meditator. Working towards teal.
PRINCIPAL EXPERIENCE DESIGNER
August 2016 – Current
Managing designer and project lead for enterprise clients VMware, GE, and Apple.
UX TEAM LEAD, VISUAL DESIGNER
June 2014 – June 2016
Lead visual design for a Google enterprise application through relaunch and Material Design integration. Authored collaborative front-end and UX team redline guidelines for Google.
UX & VISUAL DESIGNER
September 2013 – June 2014
Clients include Babycenter.com and Western Digital. Designed the mobile forum UI at Babycenter. Created the on-boarding for Passport to Cloud offering at Western Digital.
Senior VISUAL DESIGNER
November 2012 – August 2013
Designed customer participation campaigns and brand guidelines for Outbid.com, an online auction service.
UX/UI & VISUAL DESIGNER
July 2009 – November 2012
Clients included Off-Piste Partners, Louisville Slugger, Mënaji, Oakland Unified School System, Key GC Legal Services. Projects ranged from website design and development, to brand creation, to print and package design.
MADE OF PIXELS/RIBBIT FILMS
UX/UI DESIGNER & FOUNDER
June 2004 – November 2012
Designed UI and UX elements for enterprise software tailored for B2B transactions. Directed and edited the first alpha-channel-based stock footage, serving over 200 vfx companies. Executive produced over 20 visual effects shoots with crews from ILM and HBO.
New Revenues Director/ Photographer
February 2002 – June 2004
Lead talent-facing business development team purposed with highlighting emerging sectors in the imagery industry.
Account Services Director
September 2000 – September 2001
Orchestrated team of three account managers, as well as managed the aggregated marketing efforts of PR Newswire.
Account Services Supervisor
May 1999 – September 2000
Established IN2 San Francisco, integrating TMP Worldwide resources to IN2 organization. Managed online advertising campaigns for Pets.com, StarMedia, and CMP Media.
Interactive Operations Director
April 1997 – May 1999
Authored and implemented worldwide procedures for interactive marketing communication research, web design, banner development and technical design for Ogilvy & Mather. Developed and applied interactive advertising business model to create 28% profit for OgilvyInteractive.