EDUCATION:

1990-1995 - Graduated AOCA certificate program in New Media
Ontario College of Art

OTHER - Credit course on QuarkXPress
International Academy of Design (1996)

SKILLS:

  • Certified Linux Sysadmin
  • Macintosh and Windows based graphic designer
  • Experienced in using various graphics, video and multimedia titles including:
    • Quark XPress
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Premiere
    • Final Cut Express
    • Adobe After Effects
    • Lightwave 3D
    • Macromedia Flash
    • Macromedia Dreamweaver
  • Good technical knowledge of Macintosh, PC and Linux hardware and systems
  • Formal training in video editing, production and post-production (from OCA)
  • Good knowledge of HTML coding and browser/platform issues
  • CGI programming in Perl
  • Javascript coding

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

May 1999-Present - The Wire - Sysadmin, Head Developer, Webmaster & Head Web Designer
Web design and Web Application programming

Jan 1998-May 1999 - Various freelance jobs involving graphics, 3D graphics and design

Oct 1996-Jan 1998 - Boulevard Studios - Graphic Designer
Electronic design, layout, and assembly - packaging, sell sheets, P.O.P / display materials and comping

Feb 1996-Oct 1996 - Various freelance jobs involving computer graphics and design work

Nov 1995-Jan 1996 - Apple Canada - Macintosh Demonstrator
Demonstrating Macintosh computers to the general public to increase customer awareness

Apr 1993-Aug 1993 - Optical Recording Corporation - Videographer
Write, shoot and digitally edit a short documentary

Before 1993 - non design-related employment


For contact information, please see the About Me page.