Jun 2005 – Present
BMD Interactive
(Sole Proprietor)
Assisting clients and agencies with: Brand Development, Graphic & Motion Design, Custom Development, Project Management, Training & Technical Support
Avenue A Razorfish, Behavior Design, B3Science, HBO, Intercontinental Pictures, JUICE Pharma, Rokkan, Visual Goodness
May 2017 – May 2020
Willoughby, OH
Blackbird Digital
(Project Manager / Senior Developer)
Provide customized WordPress solutions to clients, with a strong focus on client maintainability and minimal plugin usage.
AIY Properties, Central School of Practical Nursing, City of Willoughby, Concord Township, Jumpstart, Urbancode
Mar 2014 – May 2017
New York, NY
(Senior Production Engineer)
Assisting in day-to-day production issues and client asset integration. Diagnosing & escalating product bugs to engineering. Assessing custom requests from solution engineers.
Ikea, Lufthansa, P&G, Target, Volvo, Walmart
Jun 2011 – Mar 2014
New York, NY
Publicis Kaplan Thaler
(Senior Motion Designer)
Responsible for advising creatives on technical limitations and capabilities for rich media, as well as producing storyboards into flash animations.
Cartier, Citibank, P&G
Mar 2007 – Feb 2008
New York, NY
RDA International
(Flash Programmer)
Developing new flash sites and banners based on design concepts and prototypes. Updating and augmenting existing flash projects.
Dove Chocolate, Eucerin, Nivea, Sony, Starwood Hotels
Feb 2006 – Jun 2007
New York, NY
Wilson RMS
(Senior Interactive Designer)
Produced banner ads, emails, landing pages, image optimization, HTML, flash production & development, interactive presentations, video production
AAA, HSBC, Wells Fargo, AOL
Jan 2005 – Dec 2005
Cleveland, OH / New York, NY
(Creative Director)
Created initial visual identity and design standards for Attevo. Coordinated creative and technical implementation of branding strategies with clients and internal project teams.
Attevo, City of Cleveland
Nov 2003 – Dec 2004
Akron, OH
DigitalDay Creative Group
(Interactive Designer)
Responsible for web site layout & conceptualization, banner ads, landing pages, emails, HTML, flash production & development
Smuckers, Sherwin Williams, JIF, Crisco
Jun 2002 – Nov 2003
Akron, OH
EYEMG Interactive Media Group
(Project Leader)
Instrumental in project definition, architecture, design, and implementation; assists in the identification of new business opportunities; and will assist in cost analysis and bid generation for new business opportunities.
Davey Tree, Roadway, Goodyear, Glidden
Oct 1999 – Aug 2001
Akron, OH
(Junior Interactive Designer)
Responsible for completing various design objectives ranging from initial branding and conceptualization to ongoing site support and enhancement within a client base consisting primarily of Fortune 1000 companies. All design was conducted with a strong commitment to brand integrity and the facilitation of any pre-existing client standards.
Sherwin Williams, GE, FedEx, Lincoln Electric
Sep 1997 – Aug 1999
Youngstown, OH
(Lead Designer)
Intitially a part-time HTML developer, eventually responsible for web site layout & conceptualization, project quotes, HTML, image optimization, flash animation, identity design, video production, in-house promotional material
Home Savings and Loan, LPGA Tour, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, WKBN, Youngstown Chamber of Commerce