My goal is to design interest and curiosity in projects through the effective use of engaging interfaces and simple to understand experiences. By utilizing resources from collaborating with peers to staying current with interactive design principles, I strive to create the most effective user experience strategy possible.


CREATIVE DESIGN EXPERIENCE

INTERACTIVE DESIGN

Virtual Reality
Augmented Reality
3D Interaction Design
User Experience Design
Wearable Technology
Mobile Interface Design
Internet of Things (IoT) Design
Interactive Demos
Emerging Technologies
Website Design
Interface Layout

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

INCONTEXT SOLUTIONS, Chicago, IL, 2015 – Present
SENIOR USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER – USA
I currently work as a Senior User Experience Designer at InContext Solutions with the technology department. InContext Solutions is a unique company that provides virtual visualizations for CPG companies. My role is maintaining the user experiences for both our online 3d platform product as well as our VR RnD department. I work mainly with the developers through the creation of proof of concepts and provided UI assets in the form of prefabs that are used in the 3D platform. I also work with the marketing team and provide marketing assets such as print and web ads and even VR Cardboard package design.

Achievements:

SALESFORCE, Chicago, IL, 2011 – 2015
SENIOR USER INTERFACE DESIGNER – USA
I currently work as a Senior User Interface Designer at Salesforce.com within the CXD department. My responsibilities include creating graphics interface elements, the ideation of creative concepts for projects, the creation of proof of concepts material, and the creative process management of projects.

Achievements:

TICKETMASTER, Chicago, IL, 2002 – 2011
SENIOR DESIGNER – USA
I successfully designed, managed and coordinated graphic design projects from conception through completion for the regional marketing offices of Ticketmaster. I collaborated with clients and in-house personnel to construct designs while successfully managing a team of regional designers in order to deliver projects by the deadlines required.

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WRIGHTWOOD MEDICAL, Chicago IL 2003 – CURRENTLY – freelance
MARKETING and GRAPHICS COORDINATOR
I started with the company from its inception. I created a company logo and evolved it into its current brand identity. Since the beginning through I have collaborated with the company founder to strengthen the marketing and branding material. I was an advisor to updated company website design. I have also accessed on their best practices in the area of marketing.

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DESIGN PROGRAM SKILLS

EXPERT
Adobe Creative Cloud, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Acrobat, Blender3D, Unity3D

WORKING KNOWLEDGE
Dreamweaver, After Effects, XCode and Basic Html


EDUCATION

The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago
B.F.A. IN VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS September 2002

Oklahoma State University, Stillwater OK.
GRAPHIC DESIGN STUDY 1996-2000