I've been designing for digital and print for
7+ years in diverse industries & crafting
exceptional graphics for forward-thinking projects.

 

As a visual designer, I strive for a shared goal in creating the best visual designs and experience for the end user, and for each client.
 

When I'm not taking a bite out of my design projects, you'll find me either outdoors hiking, playing guitar or exploring the town.

Experience

VISUAL ARTIST / GRAPHICS /  UX&D-UI       

Graphics Consultant & Contract     Los Angeles    11/2017 - Present

Clients/Projects: AFC Corp., Daiwa, TCM, BeamLabs & ADH-Guardian

Meticulous attention to details for UX&D / UI systems, as well as content hierarchy/strategies, resulted in measurable ease and enjoyment in both usability and functionality for the website-mobile interfaces.

 

Creative art direction, strategies and project collaboration with cross-functional teams provided an upshot in project productivity and successful brand exposure.

LEAD VISUAL DESIGNER /  SUPERVISOR

AFC, INC.,    Los Angeles    10/2015 - 08/2017

Marketing touch-points:  UX&D-UI & Interaction Design, Brand–Identity, Print, Photography–Video, Motion Graphics, Trade Exhibit & Packaging, Social Media

 

Led design team to meet all deadlines, on budget, as well as, created high-quality deliveries;  lead to figure increases in marketing account-development & adding locations.

 

Mentored Jr. Artists, QC’d all work, as well as, rebuilt our department’s procedures and methods. This elevated production levels,  and enhanced the quality of projects.

 

I applied my Art Direction strategies to develop both Website & Mobile App products. Including: user-research & scope , analytic data, personas-cases,  Info. Architecture,  scenarios, as well as, styles, wireframes & prototyping.

Plus, Hi-fidelity visuals & graphics. 

VISUAL ARTIST / GRAPHIC DESIGNER      

Graphics Consultant - Contractor,   Los Angeles   11/2009 - 9/2015

  

Clients/Projects:

Kappa Studios, FuseFX, Prime Focus, Yu&Co., CBS Digital, Encore Hollywood, Escape Studios, Producto Studios, Video Symphony, Sony

LEAD GRAPHIC DESIGNER / MO-GFX ARTIST

RTT USA,    Los Angeles      03/2006 - 11/2009

  

My hard work, dynamic prototypes and polished deliveries helped our team meet deadlines and business goals, as a result, the company landed advanced-level projects and industry acclaim as an innovative and forward-thinking advertising agency.

 

Led a motion graphics team devoted to delivering high-end digital product content for Lexus, Toyota, Ford.  The results were valued by increased revenue of client-facing projects and an expansion of our national-marketing campaigns.

Tools &
Current Studies

Photoshop

Illustrator

InDesign

Sketch-Figma
After Effects

Premiere

XD

InVision

JustinMind

 

Fundamentals
in: HTML, CSS