Independent Design Director
Academy of Art University
MFA Instructor and Mentoring Advisor dealing with branding and design, allowing students to visually and verbally understand branding as it relates to diverse businesses, through research and the creation of identity programs.
Design Director specialized in branding and corporate identity. Worked with designers, writers, strategists and project managers through all phases of the creative process including brainstorming, design development and refinement, presentations, identity guidelines creation, art direction and production. Clients included Barclays, Broadview Security, Encore Careers, Hilton, Jones Lang LaSalle, San Diego Zoo, WM.
Designer/Senior Designer specialized in branding and corporate identity. Clients included AMD, Barclays, Boeing, Brocade, Covisint, GS, HP, KumhoAsiana, LG, Microsoft, P&G, PeoplePC, Sears, United, Visa.
Design Intern for their corporate identity department. Interacted with design and production teams to develop presentations and artwork for various clients, translating preliminary design sketches into electronic art form and constructing final comps. Used applications such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, QuarkXpress, Freehand, Office.
AIGA 365: Year in Design #30
Best Identities of 2010
Design Annual 2009
Design Annual 2008
Dutch Design Week 2008
American Corporate Identity
American Corporate Identity 2004
Clio Silver Award 2000
Communication Arts Design Annual 2000
The Big Crit 2000
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