objective

To obtain a position developing video content/digital graphics utilizing my previous years of experience in creating videos and motion graphic animations to educate, inform, and entertain while ensuring that all projects are produced efficiently to the highest quality and on time.

relevant work experience

300Brand / Motion Graphic Designer
Falls Church, VA (May 2010 – Present)

Create live-action, motion graphic videos for marketing initiatives, corporate communications, and product demonstrations. Collaborate with copywriters and participate in concepting sessions to create storyboards. Manage and coordinate the planning, scheduling, and creative content for video projects. Direct and conduct interviews while operating camera while capturing good quality sound. Film and photograph live events. Create the overall design for Government-IT focused events, where the artwork is used for online promotional advertising, print materials, event signage, and video content. Design the look and feel for web pages and microsites. Create miscellaneous materials such as infographics, brochures, logos, brand guides, factsheets, and whitepapers.

Adayana Government Group / Interactive Graphic Designer
Falls Church, VA (July 2007 – May 2010)

Design interactive Flash-based graphics for websites and e-Learning courseware projects for government and commercial agencies. Create short-form corporate communication videos for clients with responsibilities of editing, motion graphics, music integration, and sound effects. Create motion graphic animations for websites, podcasts, and national trade show events. Design marketing materials such as brochures, powerpoints, online newsletters, brand guides, and style guides. Mentor and delegate work to on-site contractors and fellow team members.

MetaMedia Training International / Graphic Designer
Germantown, MD (July 2002 – June 2007)

Work with a team of Instructional Designers and Programmers to produce ‘blended learning’ multimedia projects with a focus on safety and training. Design multimedia graphics (opening animations, interfaces, presentations, screens, 2D/3D animations, illustrations, lower-thirds for video) for these projects via DVD, CD-ROM, and Web. Communicate directly with client and Art Director to establish approval on all graphics. Coordinate with Art Director to determine budgets, deadlines, and graphics completion. Establish templates on projects to give to others and oversee in-house freelance graphic designer’s progress of work.

education

Old Dominion University / Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design
Norfolk, VA (May 2002)

technical expertise

Video and Motion Graphics
Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, Cinema 4D

Design
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Office, WordPress

Production
HD and DSLR cameras, Audio recorders, Lavaliere microphones, portable lighting, green screen,
digital tablet for teleprompter