Digital Designer & Creative Director / 17+ years experience / Career jump start in San Francisco dot-com boom / Deep knowledge of Design & Creative / UX + UI / Extensive experience in technology, code, client & business management / Strength in sectors of science, technology, retail, entertainment, pharma & finance
DESIGN & CREATIVE STRATEGY
17+ years specializing in senior creative interactive design with expertise in motion graphics. Designed and delivered hundreds of successful projects for leading agencies, small businesses and global corporations, producing consistently branded media across a wide variety of assets.
BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT
12+ years as owner and co-founder of Felt Media, a digital design firm. Responsible for all aspects of business and project management, contractors, client and new business services. Equally adept at leading, collaborating, working independently and client relations.
DEVELOPMENT & TECHNOLOGY
Self-taught in both design and code (data, server and front end) and a fast learner of any software or platform.
Digital Designer - Interactive Director - Creative Director (Digital / Technical / Motion Graphic) - Associate Creative Director - User Experience Designer / Director - Design Director - Front End Developer - Product Designer - Brand Strategist - Creative Manager
Managing Partner & Creative Director // 2004 - Present
Co-founder of Felt Media, a trusted business partner for agencies, corporations and small businesses since 2004. Transitioned a creative service, freelance Adobe Flash design and development, into a full service creative firm producing all aspects of visual communication from identity, interactive and motion graphics, to tradeshow and digital experiences. Listed below is a partial list of clients and brands. In addition, I’ve designed and produced for WNYC, Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, American Education Services, Embark, Gift of Life, Kontera, FreeWheel, Alzheimer’s Association, National Constitution Center, and many more.
Co-founder, Digital Creative Director // 2015 - Present
Conceived, designed and produced a free app to make it simpler for anyone to record their life story, or the life of a loved one, privately.
Felt Media Client // 2009 - Present
Closely collaborated with with senior internal communications leaders at Elsevier to design, develop, maintain and grow Talk About Elsevier, a portal for key issues and developing a consistent brand message across a global company. Organized and produced video initiatives on collaboration, internal anthems and generated new features and large scale internal global contests that exceeded expectations and grew the registered user base from 0 to 75% of their global workforce.
FELT MEDIA AGENCY CLIENTS
Added to the success of multiple agencies by delivering digital and print solutions for key clients across a wide variety of roles (design, creative direction, strategy, user experience, development, ads, motion graphics, etc.). Many of our collaborative projects resulted in awards.
Cadient Group Malvern, PA // 2007-2015
Clients: Abbott, AstraZeneca (Brilinta, Nexium, Seroquel, Symbicort), DePuy, Dupont, Otsuka, Pfizer (Lyrica), Shire (Vyvanse) Awards: Gold ADDY (Brilinta Immersive), DTC Gold Best Branded Website (Farxiga HCP), Communicator Awards Gold Awards of Excellence (MySymbicort.com, Hip Replacement / Deputy Orthopedics, Nexium and Johnson & Johnson RoC), CWMA WebAward Standard of Excellence Award (Vyvanse.com Consumer Website), MM&M Awards Best Website (Finalist - MySymbicort.com, DePuy HipReplacement.com), eHealthcare Leadership Awards Gold Award in the Best Overall Internet Site (MySymbicort.com)
Bailey Brand Consulting Plymouth Meeting, PA // 2011-2013
Clients: GS1 US, 1WorldSync Cloud Product Data Management Platform and MyGS1 Customer Portal
Awards: (2X) WMA WebAward Standard of Excellence Awards
GO! Experience Design New York, NY // 2007 - 2015
Clients: Bank of America, Hershey, Flixster, Daichi Sankyo, Boehringer Ingelheim and Outdoor Channel
Wedgewood Communications Holmdel, NJ // 2006 - 2009
Clients: Melanoma.com, Watson University, Thalomid, Merck (Introna, Pegintron, Temodar)
Medical Broadcast Company (Digitas Health) Philadelphia, PA // 2005 - 2007
Clients: Johnson & Johnson (Vistakon), Wyeth, Pfizer (Altace, Effexor), Bristol-Myers Squibb (Abatacept) Awards: Altace online campaign supported a Super Bowl commercial and the campaign was awarded a Silver New York Festivals Award
Todd Street Productions New York, NY // 2005-2006
Clients: PowerBar, OKI Awards: PRSA Bronze Anvil Award (PowerBar, Knowledge is Power CD-ROM)
San Francisco, CA // 2002-2004
Delivered design, interactive creative strategy and direction for boutique agencies and direct clients including Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, Bechtel and Radio Shack.
MONOLITH INTERACTIVE SOLUTIONS
Senior Interactive Designer // San Francisco, CA // 1999-2002
Produced and designed websites, Flash and motion graphics for clients including; American Airlines, Bechtel, PriceWaterHouseCooper and Destination Films. Collaborated with the development team to design logistics software that eventually led to the sale of the company to Descartes Systems Group.
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS IN PAINTING WITH HONORS
Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University 1994 - 1998
Slade School of Fine Art, University College of London 1996 - 1997