November 2016 – Now
The Walt Disney Company – Yellow Shoes Creative Studio – Celebration, FL
Responsible for the design and development of digital assets for Parks & Resorts. Primary focus is on digital marketing campaigns, from emails and online banners to digital signage and interactive experiences.
June 2014 – October 2016
SPARK – Tampa, FL
Responsible for all aspects of web and interactive development within the agency. Actively involved with day-to-day development of client websites, providing technical direction and troubleshooting client needs. Oversee the internal web department and manage projects within the current work flow as they pertain to the department. Manage and maintain internal IT infrastructure and provide technical support as needed.
Senior Internet Engineer – Creative
August 2013 – March 2014
Scripps Networks Interactive – Knoxville, TN
Working within the Creative Services department, I built and developed ad units that would be trafficked across the SNI Network (food.com, foodnetwork.com, hgtv.com, travelchannel.com, diy.com, ulive.com). In addition to this, I built out sweepstakes for the network including the highly-publicized HGTV Dream Home contest. In addition to my daily duties, I also assisted in rebuilding the ad modules for the Food Network and HGTV site redesigns.
June 2012 – August 2013
Pyxl – Knoxville, TN
Senior most staff member responsible for the final development of web and interactive projects for our clients. Using HTML5, PHP, jQuery, MySQL and other open source languages, I help put the design team’s vision online. I also help in a mentor capacity, teaching other programmers about best practices and have helped implement and Agile development work process.
Senior Experience Designer / Developer
March 2010 – May 2012
Centerline Digital – Raleigh, NC
Designed, developed an programmed a variety of interactive projects for both internal and external clients. Projects have included interactive video players, desktop “widget” applications, web-based games, mobile websites, augmented reality interfaces and several other cutting-edge applications. Primary tools used are Flash CS5, Actionscript 3, jQuery, AJAX, CSS, PHP and mySQL.
Senior Flash Developer
May 2008 – April 2009
Compuware – Detroit, MI
Senior Industrial Illustrator / Designer
February 2002 – July 2007
Raytheon Professional Services – Troy, MI
I was the graphic lead / project manager for a major aftermarket training program for the automotive industry. I was responsible for the development of Flash templates and creating standard documents. As part of this project, I managed a group of graphic artists to interpret the company’s vision for this product. Tools used for development included Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Flash MX 2004, ActionScript 2 and XML. Additionally, I used Excel and Microsoft Project to manage my program and keep track of budget, hours spent and tracking progress. By implementing a template-driven learning system, I managed to help the company save money by reducing development time.