Welcome to my portfolio website. I enjoy coming up with creative solutions to achieve business goals.


ACTIVE GearUp

website/emails/banners/gift cards
Project 01

ACTIVE GearUp

GearUp is ACTIVE's main retail website that offers deals on some top name brands. I worked on the design of the website, emails, gift cards, and banners.

  • Client: Active Network
  • Role: Senior Visual Designer
  • Year: 2012

ACTIVE Mobile pages

Web pages for ACTIVE's Mobile Apps
Project 02

Active.com Mobile

I am currently working on the Mobile section of ACTIVE's new website. This will be a showcase area that describes all of ACTIVE's mobile apps. Such as ACTIVE Mobile, Meet Mobile, GearUp and more.

  • Client: Active Network
  • Role: Senior Visual Designer
  • Year: 2013

Screens for ACTIVE Mobile Apps

Meet Mobile, ACTIVE GearUp
Project 03

Mobile Apps

I am currently assisting with designing screens for ACTIVE's Meet Mobile app. Meet Mobile is ACTIVE's main swimming app that lets you see meet times, heat information, and track swimmers. I am also designing screens for a mobile version of GearUp, and I help design screens for the App Store and Google Play.

  • Client: Active Network
  • Role: Senior Visual Designer
  • Year: 2013

ACTIVE html emails

Project 04

ACTIVE Emails

I design various html emails that follow ACTIVE's new brand. I have worked on Welcome, Registration, and Newsletter emails. I have also worked on custom emails for ACTIVE's clients.

  • Client: Active Network
  • Role: Senior Visual Designer
  • Year: 2012

Asteres logo project

Project 05

Freelance logo project

I was asked to come up with a more modern star icon for the Asteres logo. I strongly feel logos need a facelift now and then to keep up with design trends.

  • Client: Asteres Inc.
  • Role: Freelance
  • Year: 2013

AOL

You've Got Pictures/My AOL Today
Project 06

Remember AOL?

I was an Art Director at AOL and designed screens for the "You've Got Pictures" e-commerce website. I also worked on a interactive screensaver that delivered personalized news, weather, and sports. AOL had over 20 million subscribers when I was there!

  • Client: America Online
  • Role: Art Director
  • Year: 2005

Advertising

Project 06

Banner ads

Active.com gets over 15 million visits a month, and sells various advertising spots in all shapes and sizes. I have worked on ads for KSWISS, yurbuds, JLAB, SIDI, Asics, Zoot, IRONMAN and many more.

  • Client: Active Network
  • Role: Senior Visual Designer
  • Year: 2013

Fun with Fonts

Project 06

Typography

As a designer I need a plethora of fonts! I find the constant need to search, discover, and try new fonts when creative latitude permits.

  • Client: Various clients
  • Role: Freelance
  • Year: 2013

ABOUT

I have worked for small startups and large companies throughout my career. I have over 15 years of experience in the industry. Even during my more senior leadership roles, I always did the actual work as well. I want to keep my skills sharp and constantly learn and grow. I love to see numbers attributed to my work. I am always in touch with the business goals of every project, and I am highly competitive!

PERSONAL INFO

I am married and we have 3 boys - ages 19, 17, and 11. I enjoy going to their games, going on family trips, surfing, and triathlons.

BRAND EXPERIENCE

CNN, USA TODAY, L.A. TIMES, AOL TIME WARNER, CBS COLLEGE SPORTS, KSWISS, ZOOT, SIGMA, JLAB, SIDI, ASICS, NEW BALANCE, SPARTAN RACES, ACTIVE NETWORK

SOFTWARE

Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) - Photoshop, Illustrator, Image Ready. Hand Code HTML, some CSS, and currently learning Bootstrap. Dreamweaver, and working knowledge of CMS tools. Flash – key framing animation and some Action Script. MS Office, PowerPoint Decks. Axure – some wireframe prototyping.

PLATFORMS

MAC, PC, Web, iPhone, Google Play, and Print if I have to...

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