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Matt Amyot

Art Director / Interaction Designer

Boston, MA, USA
Hello there. I am Matt Amyot, an Art Director / Interaction Designer from Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Experience
Boston, MA, USA
Jan 2005
Art Director, Digital Media
Clients: Wrigley, Netgear, Jordan’s Furniture, Eloqua, First Act Guitars, NYU Medical Center, Brooklyn Law School, RSA Security, Genzyme, National Cancer Institute, Kirkwood Printing, Nabi Biopharmaceuticals

- Promoted to senior-level staffer in 2007 based on leadership skills, quality of work, and positive client relationships
- Work as a team leader to achieve first-rate design and technical solutions for clients in the Consumer Goods, Technology, Biotechnology, Education, and Medical industries
- Design, produce and manage for accounts / projects ranging in worth from $30k up to $600k
- Enhance client relationships through frequent communications, including advice, design presentations, and technical support
- Lead successful international-friendly website implementations for big name clients like Wrigley and Netgear
- Author content and visuals discussing web-strategy for WD’s blog
- Mentor other staffers to promote learning, experimentation, and elegance for our team solutions
- Contribute towards award wins and nominations for the company
- Collaborate directly with developers and improve knowledge of web technologies, including multiple Content Management Systems and back-end structure and design
- Additional roles and responsibilities include: information architecture, S.E.O. research and advice, web production, front-end development, prototyping and proof-of-concept tasks, and photography
Education
Boston, MA, USA
Sep 1998Dec 2003
Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Visual Arts & Design, Graphic Design Concentration
Awards
2012
Raytheon CRR - Nomination - Corporate Social Responsiblity category
2009
Contexticon Web-App. (contexticon.com) - Nomination - Education category
Nov 2007
RSA enVision Demo Application - MITX Winner - Corp. Training & Support category
Nov 2007
firstact.com Website (firstact.com) - MITX Nomination - Consumer Goods category
Nov 2006
First Act Guitar Builder Web-App. - MITX Winner - Rich Media App. category, featured in Print Magazine’s Interactive Annual, featured on websitedesignawards.com
Nov 2005
nabi.com Website - MITX Winner - Biotechnology category
Professional Skills
 
Animation, Art Direction, Client Relations, Debugging & Optimization, Experience Design, Front-End Coding & Testing, Information Architecture, Interactive/Web Strategy, Mobile Interface Design, Photo Direction, Photography, Project Management, Staff Support & Mentoring, Typography, Visual Design, Web Interface Design, Web Production, Website Maintenance
Technical Proficiency
Adobe Creative Suite, Hand Coding CSS / HTML, Javascript / jQuery, QuickTime, Subversion Softwares, Sitecore CMS, RedDot CMS, Drupal CMS, MS Office / iWork