Resume

Qualifications

  • Award-winning content creator.
  • Experienced in product creation, promotion and distribution.
  • Superior presentation and communication skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office.
  • Years of trade show experience.

Work Experience

Multimedia Specialist:┬áBag Makers Inc – Union, IL – May 2009 to Present

  • Created material for content marketing including postcards, infographics, flyers, web imagery and videos.
  • This included requests from the sales team and other senior staff for internal and external use.
  • Developed “The Power of Bags” marketing campaign and is still our best marketing tool years later. Later developed “The Power of Bag Makers” campaign.
  • Oversaw hiring and training of art team.
  • Created and built planograms for booths for regional shows.
  • Developed new printing processes and trained others.
  • Scheduled and completed photo and video shoots for products and imprint processes.

Videographer: Vital Image – Muskego, WI – March 2016 to present

  • Scheduled consults with clients and planned their wedding day.
  • Arrived and recorded all requested material, audio and video.
  • Required excellent people skills, time management and preparation.
  • Familiar with a variety of cameras and sound systems.

Videographer: George Street – Chicago, IL – January 2014 to present

  • ┬áScheduled consults with clients and planned their wedding day.
  • Arrived and recorded all requested material, audio and video.
  • Required excellent people skills, time management and preparation.
  • Familiar with a variety of cameras and sound systems.

Influencer: NCsoft – Orange County, CA – January 2015

  • Recorded and edited video for a popular online game, Wildstar Online. Videos were used as promotional
    for upcoming content.
  • Made 50+ guides breaking the game down into logical blocks.
  • YouTube channel from 40 to 490 in less than one year!

Inventory Manager: Office Depot – Algonquin, IL – May 2007 to February 2010

  • Updated planograms and signage.
  • Maintained inventory and adjusted stock.
  • Responsible for buy backs and RMAs.
  • Handled employee time cards and schedule shifts.
  • Responsible for opening and/or closing procedures.

Publications

Unlimited Story: Broken Lands

  • In 2017 I published my first book! It is one of the great accomplishments of my life.
  • I wrote it in conjunction with my friend Eduardo in hope to bring him back to America permanently.

Awards

  • PPAI Bronze Technology Award
  • ILIAS Hewlitt Packward Winner

Education

  • Bachelor’s of Fine Art in Media Art and Animation
    Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg – Schaumburg, IL
    August 2003 to August 2006