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Kong Cheong

Graphic Designer

Atlanta, GA, USA
Hi, I am Kong. I have a passion for design and creating functional plus beautiful designs. I am aspired by not just wonderful design but also the technical portion of the design. Design is a hands on and technical subject that requires experience, knowledge and vision to complete. I have experience in E-commerce design studio, innovative design and production studio, documentary film campaigns, social media campaigns and my most favorite which is creating User Interface and Experience designs. I have a wide experience in creating analytics Dashboards, Portals, Websites, Mobility Dashboards and would like to explore the new medium of User Interface available in today's market.

Work Experience

Las Vegas Sands

Innovation Center Manager

As an Innovation Center Manager, my responsibilities consist of running a team of 3 who are my designers and coder. We are a small nimble team that are task to create enterprise tools and design elements for the Global IT organizations. I am also tasked to research, explore, design, summarize and solidify innovation ideas for production/operations. Leading the team in discovering code standards, designs, software and hardware currently available in the market for enterprise integration use. As i run the efficient team, we are able to produce at a faster rate and creating a solid foundation for Innovation in LVSC.
January 2014 - Present Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Las Vegas Sands

UI & UX Designer

As a UI/UX designer, my responsibilities consist of handling all the graphic creations and UI built for our Chief Information Innovation Officer at LVSC. As my position is mainly design but not only limit to that. As the CIIO begins to gear up on his venture into Innovation sector of IT, i lead the initiative to speak to tech partners, tech startups and the internal team of all matters regarding Innovative initiations.
June 2013 - December 2013 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submit The Documentary

Art Director

During my position working with Submit the Documentary's Marketing Director, we delivered social media campaigns, all the necessary design collaterals, and User Interface design from end to end. We work as a team and treat each other like family.
November 2012 - June 2013 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Plat4m Inc

Lead User Interface and Graphic Designer

Plat4m was a company i worked with on day to day bases on creating graphics and UI for 1 year and a half as a contractor. I was then hired into the full-time team as the Lead UI and Graphic Designer taking the lead on all the output of graphics for all clients as well as internal built products. During my employment, i help created multiple campaigns, established designs for in house studio as well as the in house IT specialist.
November 2012 - June 2013 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Indepth Studios

Web Developer

As my passion to be a designer with dynamic skill set, i took a step back and worked with Indepth Studios to learn and explore in coding. My main responsibility is to design websites and apply HTML5 and CSS3 for the Front-End to be transfer to our internal team for Back-End Implementation which we used Python and Django as the Content Management System. My other responsibility is to manage the in house photography, editing and studio management.
November 2011 - November 2012 Cartersville, Georgia, United States

Fuzebox Inc

Contract Graphic Designer

September 2011 - November 2012 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

EY Studios

Graphic Designer

August 2010 - November 2011 Kennesaw, Georgia, United States

Surya Rugs

Graphic Designer and Database Management

November 2009 - August 2010 Calhoun, Georgia, United States

Tapco Inc

Warehouse Specialist

May 2005 - November 2009 Kennesaw, Georgia, United States

Education

Kennesaw State Universtiy

Bachelor of Fine Arts

August 2003 - July 2009 Marietta, Georgia, United States

Languages

English (Fluent),
Cantonese (Native),
Malay (Fluent),
Japanese (Conversational),
Korean (Beginner),
Mandarin (Conversational),
Hakka (Conversational),

Awards

AIGA - The Professional Association For Design

Winner of "BADASS" T-Shirt Design

2008

Skills

CSS3, Adobe Creative Suite 5, Concept, HTML5, Illustration, Lightroom, Logo Design, MySQL, Print Design, Street Photography, Studio Photography, UI Design , Website Design,