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OBJECTIVE:

To obtain a position with a strong, forward thinking, progressive company where I can fully utilize my knowledge and experience as a designer.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Designer at KIXEYE.com,  San Francisco, CA | March 2013 – Present

  • Design and develop KIXEYE marketing assets.

Creative Services Manager at Changyou.com (US) Inc.  Santa Clara, CA | October 2009 – March 2013

  • Created the look-and-feel for sites from conception and mood boards to final layouts and visual design guidelines.
  • Design and develop ad banners, skin and landing pages for marketing department.
  • Wrote design and project documentations, including requirements and design documents, flowcharts, projects schedules.
  • Lead and mentoring a team of video artist, web developers and web designer.

ChangYou.com (US) Inc.
The U.S. Subsidiary of ChangYou.com Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYOU)
SOHU.com | ChangYou.com

Flash Developer at PerfectWorld.com, Redwood shore, CA | November 2008 – October 2009

  • Design and develop site UI, graphic.
  • Design and develop Flash components for websites.
  • Create cutting edge, interactive ad banners and flash components for webpage.

Perfect World Entertainment Inc. is an online game company located in Redwood City, California, and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Perfect World Co. Ltd, listed at Nasdaq (PWRD).

Web designer at GoFish.com, San Francisco, CA | Aug. 2008 – Oct. 2008

  • Design and develop Flash game.
  • Design site take over promotion.
  • Design promotional micro site.
  • Design corporation sales campaign.

Graphic Web Designer at IMVU, Palo Alto, CA | Mar. 2008 – Aug. 2008

  • Design of Flash banners for acquisition programs.
  • Design of graphical materials, emails and production of static web pages.
  • Produce web site templates, graphics, individual web components.
  • Design web site look-and-feel, user interfaces, Flash components.
  • Produce web site templates, graphics, individual web components.
  • Produce web sites in an HTML/CSS/PHP environment.
  • Assist in maintaining existing and future web sites.

Lead Web Designer at CONNEXUS, Mountain View, CA | Nov. 2005 – Jan. 2008

  • Lead design activities for a team of in-house and off-shore designers.
  • Researched and developed new techniques and approaches to marketing online.
  • Designed and developed banner games.
  • Designed promotional websites, landing pages, ad banners and emails for marketing campaigns; produced original illustrations for online segments.
  • Analyzed campaign/creative performance and optimized for increased conversion.
  • Worked with product managers to develop design concepts and project schedules.

SKILLS:

  • Create clean responsive site design by using grid system.
  • Expertise in Bootstrap grid system and WordPress CMS.
  • Proven ability to conceptualize, prioritize and design ideas with flexibility and practicality.
  • A solid understanding of information architecture, prototype development, and content organization
  • Solid knowledge of advanced programing languages: ActionScripting 2.0, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP.
  • Expert software knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator and Aftereffect.

EDUCATION:

Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA | Master of Fine Art, Computer Arts—New Media, May 2005

Washington State University, Pullman, WA | Bachelor of Arts, Fine Art, Electronic Imaging, December 2001