Education

Seneca @ York School of Communication Arts.

Diploma of Graphic Design

Work Experience

Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, Comms Branch

New Media Lead

MAY 2016 - Present

Art Direction. Design. Web development. Print co-ordination. Strategic planning. Provide planning and design solutions for events, website additions and large policy roll outs.

Studio 83

Creative Director / Front-end Developer

NOV 2014 - Present

Art Direction. Design. Photography. Web development. Provide managerial and design solutions to execute and resolve projects from inception to completion.

Amsterdam Brewery

Graphic Designer

JAN 2016 - MAY 2016

Contracted to help the marketing team with their summer push, I was responsible for creating all event assets for the brands including pop-up banners, clothing, tents, sharables and signage.

Mackenzie Investments

Front-end Developer / Web Designer

SEPT 2009 - NOV 2014

Improved open rate of all email communications by implementing new design templates and practices to allow for a wider audience, device compatibility and mobility.

First Draught

Front-end Developer / Jr. Designer

SEPT 2006 - MAY 2010

Worked on multiple identity projects for companies that ranged from start-up to refresh clients. Designed product and marketing/ promotional plans for both digital and print.

Performance Publications

Web Content Co-ordinator / Print and Web Designer

APR 2008 – OCT 2008

Organized advertisement files and spreadsheets for the ad plan for the websites of the magazines and updated daily content using the CMS.

Boardwalk Media/Insight Sports Ltd.

Jr. Print and Web Designer Intern

MAR 2006 – Aug 2006

Designed direct mail and marketing pieces for events. Edited and updated the back-end of the three main websites and monthly advertising slides for the company’s national bingo network.



Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe AfterEffects, Office 365, Wordpress, Joomla, HTML, CSS, JAVASCIPT, PHP, Creative Direction, Brand Strategy, Corportate Identity, Digital Marketing

notable clients

Black Ontario Public Service Employees Network, Bloomer’s Bakery, The Feminist Project, The Hearing Foundation of Canada, Live Organic Food Market, Mirvish Productions, Canon