• Experience

    Senior Art Director / Senior Interface Designer at MTG Media Group

    2007 - Present

    Responsibilities include all front end design and coding for MTG Media Group’s web presence, art direction for Meatingplace and CarneTec magazines, and also hiring and coordinating with internal and external contractors.

    Freelance

    1998 - Present

    Various side projects including page layout, ad creation, interactive pdfs, e-newsletters, web styling, and more.

    Art Director at Putman Media

    2004 - 2007

    Art Director for Control, Food Processing, and The Journal magazines. Special projects included a Top 100 Food Processing interactive Flash site.

    Graphic Designer at Stagnito Communications Inc., now BNP Media

    1999 - 2004

    Graphic Designer for Beverage Magazine, Candy Industry, Industria Alimenticia, Food & Drug Packaging, Flexible Packaging, and Brand Packaging publications.

    Education

    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater BA, Art with an emphasis in Graphic Design, 1998

    Skills & expertise

    • Art direction
    • Web design
    • User interface design
    • Front end design
    • Front end development
    • Front end coding
    • Responsive design
    • Theming
    • HTML
    • PHP
    • CSS3
    • Drupal
    • Brand development
    • jQuery
    • Web fonts
    • Publishing
    • Magazines
    • Layout
    • Flash

    Recognitions

    • Multiple National & Regional ASBPE winner
    • Honrable mention OZZIE Web Design award winner
    • Multiple Neal Award winner for magazine and web
    • Grand Neal finalist for Project: Blackbird which was a Silver Pearl award winner
    • 2017 Jesse H. Neal Website of the Year

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