Ken George

Markham, Ontario, Canada
Hi, I'm Ken, and I love creating beautiful User Experiences. As a 7+ year award winning veteran in strategy and design for UX/UI, developing use cases and scenarios, and following through with solid art direction, design, and execution for web, mobile (apps and games), and motion graphics, I'm confident I can make your product shine.

Work Experience

Radical Orange

UX / UI Prototyping + Design

Sr. UX designer responsible for managing, producing, and launching multiple successful initiatives in the financial (mortgage lenders), entertainment (social gaming for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, promotional portals for NYT bestselling authors), and learning industry (language learning website - Berlitz Canada).

I collaborated extensively with UX teams and developers to iterate clear solutions to design problems to create a smooth, clean product that flowed and performed flawlessly.
June 2009 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

BoardSuite® Corp.

Art Director / Consultant

Conceptualization & Ideation, Wireframing, Prototyping and project management joined all the old skills to transform me into an art director. Responsible for creating proposals, presentations, and pitch material for client-side deployment. A new influx of corporate design work accompanied this transition, accounting for new perspective on industry affairs.
November 2003 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

MacLaren McCaan

Production Designer

Responsible for production work on multiple projects including GM Canada's website (microsite and parent site design + development), UI prototyping + animation for cellular phone interfaces (Fido), and flash design and animation for promotional advertisements (Rogers Cable).
February 2003 - August 2003 Toronto, Canada

Pivot Design

Production Designer

April 2002 - September 2002 Toronto, Canada

Education

York University

Bachelor of Design (B.Des)

January 2001 - June 2004 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Languages

English (Native),
Cantonese (Beginner),

Skills

Art Direction, Motion Graphics, UI Design, User-experience Design, Video Editing, Animation, Photography, Rapid Prototyping,