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Summary of Qualifications

  • Creative Holistic & Convergent Thinker
  • Work well as part of a team or independently
  • Superior skills in areas of problem-solving & research
  • Idea generation, Brand Creation & Development
  • Comfortable and experienced in presenting concepts and direction to all levels of management as well as clients
  • Ability to design and hand code standards-based Web & Mobile applications

Technical Proficiencies

JavaScript, AngularJs, Node, Webpack, JQuery, PHP, HTML, CSS, SASS, JSON, MySQL, NoSQL
Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch & Craft, Coda, Xcode
Agile, Lean, MVP, GTD

Professional Experience

The following is a selection of long-term parallel projects, consulting agreements & retainers.

2019 Patchr.io, Austin, TX
Remote Consulting Agreement
Web Application Development, node.js
Team of 8
  • Trouble Shooting and Fixes for various bugs & features of the Patchr Web application a solution for fast PCB prototyping.
  • Creating & Implementing new features
  • Brainstorming & Strategy
  • Frontend UI/UX updates & development
2017 Rocket Communications, San Francisco Ca & Honolulu HI
Remote Consulting Agreement
Programing Angular JS Components, Custom CMS Technology Research, Design & Programing of internal front end website.
Team of 7
  • Research, problem solving and programming for a series of AngularJs Components using Node webpack & sass
  • Technical Strategy, and research for custom CMS that managed the Guidelines for the Angular Components
  • Research, Interactive wire framing, design and programming of companies internal website.
2014-2016 CreativEngine, Los Angeles, Ca.
On Site Retainer Agreement
Mobile Application Consulting & Work Flow Logistics
Team of 8
  • The introduction of GTD style project management
  • UI/UX, Technical Strategy, development & Coordination of a private iOS Enterprise Distributed Application
  • Development of iOS Consumer application
  • Identifying bottlenecks in workflow for web development, proposing solutions
2011-2014 Xealous Studios, Dana Point, Ca
Remote Project
Mobile Application Development
Team of 2
  • Research & Technical Strategy Gia 4c's Diamond Education Cross-platform App Suite
  • Porting & Refactoring Gia 4c's Diamond Education from iOS to hybrid iOS / Android
  • UI/UX development of new features for the App Suite
2009-2011 MadeinHaus, Los Angeles, Ca
Remote Projects
Advertising Development Consultant
Multiple Teams of 2-5
  • Research and Coordination of Rich Media Deployment platforms
  • Development Multiple Rich Media Campaigns including Toyota Hybrid, Windows Phone, Nike 3 on 3 Invitational & Ally Bank
2008-2012 vWise, Aliso Viejo, Ca
Remote Retainer Agreement
Rich Media Application Consultant
Team of 6
Research, Design, Development, Information Architecture, Hosting & Support for SmartPlan Advisor, SmartPlan Enterprise & AXA-Equitable Fiduciary Educator video education, and investment management applications.
  • Research & Strategy of technologies and services
  • UI / UX & Development of custom video educational online application SmartPlan
  • UI / UX & Development of the custom content management system for SmartPlan
  • Development of financial transaction plugins for Charles Schwab, SunGard, Relius, ExpertPlan, Envisage and DST
2007 Intelligent Beauty, Los Angeles, Ca
Remote Project
Branding & Packaging Consultant
Remote Project
Branding, Packaging Creative & Art Direction for Kronos Haircare & RedPoint Cosmetics.
  • Created Brand Strategy, Packaging and Style Guide for Kronos Haircare
  • Redesigned RedPoint Cosmetics Branding
2007MossWarner, San Juan Capistrano, CA
Remote Project
Presentation Consultant
Team of 2
  • Development of data-driven interactive presentation & custom CMS applications for Panasonic
  • UI / UX, Animation & development of a custom presentation for RevCube
2006-2008 Pinacol, San Clemente, Ca
Onsite Retainer
Web Design, Rich Media Advertising Development, Web Applications Development
Team of 7
  • Web Design for Laura Schudders & MTV
  • UI / UX, Rich Media Development & Animation for various of clients including • Microsoft, Kikkoman, The Learning Channel, Kia, & The United Way
  • Development of the Coachella Music Festival Music Player
2005-2006 Caliber, Orange, Ca
Onsite Retainer
UI / UX, Web & Interactive Application Design & Development for various clients including Glidewell Laboratories, Seven Crown Resorts, Argus Reality, Escena Communities, Boss Safety & line Gear Fire & Rescue
Team of 6
  • Branding
  • UI / UX, Web & Interactive Application Design & Development for various clients including Glidewell Laboratories, Seven Crown Resorts, Argus Reality, Escena Communities, Boss Safety & line Gear Fire & Rescue
2003–2009 Hourglass Cosmetics, Los Angeles, Ca
Remote Project
Creative Design, Branding & Development Consultant
Team of 3
  • Design & Printing Hourglass Cosmetics Packaging, Company Stationery
  • Design & Development Hourglass E-commerce website
  • Hosting & supporting online promotions for Hourglass Cosmetics website
  • Branding Art Direction Animalia Luxury Candles
  • Creative Direction, Design & Printing Animalia Luxury Candles Packaging
  • Design and Web Development for Animalia Luxury Candles E-commerce website
  • Hosting & Supporting online promotions for Animalia Luxury Candles website
  • Branding & Art Direction for Dr. Cynthia Boxrud Eyetopia
2004-2006 CreativEngine, Los Angeles, Ca.
Remote Projects
Design & Web Development Consultant
  • Kiosk Presentation Development
  • Custom CMS Development
  • UI, UX, Web Design & Development for various clients including E! online, Learners Library, Senator Edward Kennedy & Toyota Mobile Hybrid Experience. Print design & production for The Table Group
2003 The Content Project, Los Angeles, Ca.
Onsite Project
Design, Animation, Development
Team of 15
  • UI / UX, Development Custom CMS
  • Hosting & Support for Christian Weber Inc, Portfolio, Ghost Digital & Auditorium Editions
2002-2012 SurfCity Design Group, Huntington Beach, Ca
Remote Projects
Web / Interactive Design & Development Consultant
Team of 2
  • Web and Interactive Design & Development for various clients including Crown Crafts Infant Products, Kingseal, Supermex Restaurants, RSX Racing, Westridge Valencia, The Galloway Group & David George and Associates Architecture.
2002 TBWA/Chiat/Day Playa Del Ray, Ca
Onsite Retainer
Art Direction & Design Consultant
Team of 3
  • Art Direction & Design for Adidas-Soloman Corporate website

Education:

Laguna College of Art & Design, Laguna Beach CA (1996-2000) BA - Visual Communication.

Personal Interests:

Convergence of Art & Technology, Social Media Research, Collective Unconscious, Photography, Custom Applications, Poetry, Shotguns, Obscure cultural references, Humor, Juxtaposition of all kinds, Non-hierarchical & Redundant systems, Rap & Folk Music, Transparency, Barter, Burlesque, Conspiracy theories.