To combine art and technology to communicate ideas through images and layouts of web and printed pages.
To use a variety of design elements to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
To work directly with creatives to craft web spots, branded content, short films, case studies, pitch films, social posts and integrated video projects.
To portray exemplary pacing & timing, recognition, implementation of good typography, of great motion graphics, and aptitude for compelling storytelling across a range of genres.
Create videos by adding client’s artistic inspirations to enhance and cultivate the final product.
Help clients utilize strategic marketing practices to tell their story and describe their product or services in a way that will be sell-able to the target audience.
Participate and take lead design duties on over 500+ print and 500+ digital ad campaigns generating over $200,000 for the Jersey Journal and NJ Advance Media. Organize the creative and seasonal layout design of the daily print editions. Work directly with sales teams, classified & legals department, and with over 20+ funeral homes on a daily basis. Overlook final pages being sent to print. Maintenance of systems and updating technology. Published blog stories for nj.com.
Personally produce 22+ flyers and banners for events at this newly opened local craft beer pub. Organize a street team of 12. Maintain all social media aspects of the business. Work with local bloggers and news outlets promoting upcoming events. Including NJ.com & ABC7. Hosted my own “The Classics Showcase” every Wednesday night promoting classical acoustic music and more.
Develop and produce 28+ AfterEffects projects showcasing photography & video talent. Promotions for small local businesses, incorporating cutting edge methods of marketing, video production, and publishing including marketing materials focused on NYC tourism, live music & events, photography, and street art. Included pro bono work for non-profit & local small businesses.
Post production work on Kathleen Foster’s sixth documentary film, the follow up to her award winning 2007 film Afghan Women: A History of Struggle. Locate and purchase footage from MSNBC, ABC News, PBS, BBC and other media outlets.
Collaborating with faculty to integrate multimedia technology into the curriculum. Setup and troubleshooting for live events on the entire campus. Vendor review and approval. Maintain and supervise log of inventory, distribution, maintenance and staff schedules.
Capture, translate and edit documentary footage. Administer expansive online media library.
Hands on production experience at the inception of the DV-Digital Video revolution.
Working as a remote administrator and designer of adult educational development programs, across 200 parishes in Boston and Falls River as well as northern NJ. Assist with day to day maintenance and administrative work ranging from restoring walls to landscaping to editing the weekly bulletin. Managed and supervised 12 adult retreats with over 1,000 total participants. Responsibilities included accommodation, planning and coordinating travel between Illinois, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Jersey/New York. Led music initiatives for adults as well as a TESOL Instructor.
Work directly with Vice President Oscar Amaya to produce Live Events live events around New England. Coordinate marketing, administration, and logistics. Artists include: Fat Joe, Pitbull, Remy Martin, Terror Squad, Wayne Wonder, and DJ’s from Hot 97 & La Mega 98.7. Directed all videography and photography.
Quick learner, I’ve been hacking into aol systems since windows 95 days. Sneeking into the computer labs at the college across the street. A visionary that is truly a hard-worker to a fault, team player, and creative genius to be productive in the technological advance world.
Self-described intellect “with the heart of an explorer and the soul of a poet” ~ Tash Yarr.