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Patrick Karski

Graphic Designer & Web/Mobile Developer

Chicago, IL, USA
Mind is the source of ideas. Imagination is the tool of creativity.

Work Experience

Halcyon Studio

Creative Director / Project Manager

Halcyon Studio is a identity for myself, friends and others with creative and technological talents utilized to foster our skills while catering to those who need our services. Responsibilities included brand design, front-end/back-end web design and development, print media design, flash and video animations, film/video editing. I utilized my network to foster relationships with clients and manage the firm's projects.
January 2012 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Adage Technologies

UI Designer / Front End Developer

Adage Technologies, an award-winning Chicago web development firm, specializes in creating engaging custom websites, custom software and mobile solutions since its inception in 2001.

My job responsibilities include web/mobile user interface designs and front-end development.
January 2013 - April 2013 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Eivan's Photography & Video Productions, Inc.

Creative, Web & IT Director / Video Editor

Responsibilities included brand design, front-end/back-end web design and development, flash and video animations, film/video editing, web and magazine advertisement design, IT equipment upkeep and management. Along with ad hoc projects, I assisted the marketing team and provided creative analysis.
September 2010 - March 2012 Oak Lawn, Illinois, United States

Innovative Global Marketing Group, LLC.

Creative & Web Director

Responsibilities included research and incorporation of new Internet technologies, supervision of the creative and development teams, brand design, front-end/back-end web design and development, print media design. I worked independently to improve the company's image.
January 2009 - May 2011 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Freelance

Graphic Designer / Website Developer

Responsibilities included brand design, front-end/back-end web design and development, print media design, flash and video animations, film/video editing. While working alone, I promoted myself to a variety of small to medium size clients.
June 2006 - Present Chicago, Illinois, United States

Flying Bridge Technologies, Inc.

Graphic Design / Website Developer Intern

Responsibilities included brand design, front-end web design and front-end web development. While working as an intern, my other responsibilities we're to shadow full-time employees in their daily tasks, attend, partake in conferences and client meetings.
May 2005 - July 2005 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Education

The Illinois Institute Of Art - Chicago

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Interactive Media Design

Studied Interactive Media Design.
August 2007 - May 2009 Chicago, Illinois, United States

University Of Illinois At Chicago

Studied Business Marketing
August 2006 - May 2007 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Belmont Abbey College

Studied Business Marketing
August 2005 - May 2006 Belmont, North Carolina, United States

Languages

English (Native),
Polish (Fluent),

Skills

Adobe Audition, Adobe Creative Suite, C++, Cinema 4D, CSS, CSS3, Dreamweaver, Facebook API, Final Cut Pro, Google API, Graphic Design, HTML 5, Illustrator, Java, JavaScript, Jquery, JQuery Ui, Logo Design, MAYA, Mobile Design, Photoshop, Premier, Software Design, User Interface Design, Visual Basic, Web 2.0, Web Analytics, Web Applications, Web Design, Web Development, Website Localization, XHTML,