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Multifaceted art director with more than 15 years of experience in creation and implementation of successful visual branding campaigns. Effective team leader with strong knowledge in developing and managing projects in a creative environment. Innate ability to conceptualize and deliver creative assets that embody the DNA of the brand. Creative projects consistently stay within budget and show growing quantifiable results. Experience with luxury and fashion brands and high end product design within the consumer marketplace.
Expert knowledge of all of the Adobe Creative Suite (CS6), Aperture and Microsoft Office applications and their uses in a production environment. Extensive knowledge in project workflow environments such as Assembla. In depth knowledge of all current web technologies and their advantages as well as limitations including full hands on knowledge of HTML, XHTML, PHP & CSS. Worked on design for mobile IOS as well as iPad solutions. Experience with on-site photography and video art directing with experience in multiple lighting and composition solutions. Hands on experience with still-life photography of numerous object types and materials. Strong knowledge of design and production processes for print production. Long running reputation for recruiting and fostering new design talent. Excellent written and oral communication skills with in house employees and outside vendors. Experience in developing production teams and management of up to 13 employees over multi facetted disciplines and job duties.
Notable Press & Exhibitions
ReadyMade Magazine: 3/4.2010
New York Magazine Wedding Guide: Fall.2008
Metropolitan Home: 2.2007
ID Magazine: 7.2006
Nylon Magazine: 5.2006
Elle Magazine: 4.2006
Surface Magazine: 10.2004
Virgin White - The Future Perfect: 10.09.2009-11.09.2009
Indisposed - NYC and Los Angeles: 5.15.2009 and 6.24.2009
Haute Green - The Future Perfect: 05.22.2005
American Dollhouse - The Future Perfect: 05.16.2005
Living Space - Supreme Trading: 05.13.2004