experience

October 2009 – Present

For the last three + years I've been focused on Drupal development building responsive mobile websites and rich media using standards based HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript. I've creating corporate sites both independently and through agencies. I've implemented analytics, marketing automation, CRM and CDN systems. My services include planning, design and implementation including custom module development, theming and sysadmin. I offer over 15 years of experience in the industry coming from a background in interactive web, multimedia and rich media.

I work in AptanaStudio to code my PHP, JS, and SCSS using git for version control and Compass to compile my css for my responsive theming. I have extensive experience with the Adobe Creative Suite. I am expanding my jQuery & Javascript skills adding to several years of Actionscript experience.

Back-end experience: LAMP (Linux, Apache, NGINX, MYSQL, PHP) + HTML5, AJAX, jQuery, JSON, GIT, shell scripts; Linux, Drush, Bash. I deliver on servers optimized for Drupal: Acquia, Aegir (Omega8), Pantheon. Local with MAMP, Acquia dev desktop and Vagrant on OSX.

April 2008 to September 2009 (1year 6 months).

Running the Sell-Side (Publisher) In-Stream Video Solutions Consulting Team with focus on interactive advertising and marketing. Services included assisting clients in implementing an API for ad serving (DART Rich Media / Motif) for in-stream video and Rich Media. Responsible for day-to-day management, working with clients from start-ups to blue chips, hire, motivate and oversee staff, product commercialization and readiness.

February 2006 – April 2008 (2 years 3 months). Thornton, CO
Managing the North American DART Motif technology services team consisting of over 14 Flash/Actionscript specialists between CO and NY.

November 2004 – February 2006 (1 year 4 months). Boulder, CO area
Developing Interactive B2B marketing for clients such as IBM, Level3 and Motorola. Creating Flash micro-sites, landing pages, Web Apps, Animated Intros and Interactive Demos. Also working with Avid, After Effects, Combustion and Studio Max.

September 2001 – November 2004 (3 years 3 months).  Boston area
Designing, developing and managing e-Learning activities, creating interactive and engaging 6-12th grade educational content. Consulting with technology project managers and curriculum teams to scope and prototype projects. Managed vendor development and project deployment. Worked with teams: Science Explorer, Exploring Life, Math, Social Studies, Biology, Writing and Grammar, Literature, SuccessNet, PHSchool.
Tools: Flash MX (Object Oriented Actionscript2, XML), Director MX(Lingo, Javascript), Coldfusion MX (CFM), Dreamweaver MX (JSP, PHP).

September 2000 – September 2001 (1 year 1 month).
Managing the interactive production team while developing in Flash & Director for online advertising, streaming rich media banners, interactive demos, CBTs, sales tools, CDROMs, supporting TV, print and direct marketing campaigns.
Tools: Flash, Director, ImageReady, Photoshop, QuickTime, Dreamweaver, (Javascript,ASP), Lightwave, AfterEffects, Premiere, Media Cleaner.
Challenge: Taking source from print designers and making it work interactively online.
Clients included; Nextel Communications, Agere, Lucent, The GM Card, GM Certified Used Vehicles, Genuity, InsightExpress, Mangosoft, Rational Software, Northernlight, Coke, Babson, Analog, Four Seasons, Neko, Into Networks, Sol Beer, Dexter, Sesame Workshop, Maxfli, Olympus, Ortho-Mcneil.

June 2000 – September 2000 (4 months). Boston MA
Web site, Flash development, Director, and DV Video production.
Clients included; Nextel, InPhonic, Fitch, 3-Dimensional Pharmaceuticals, Wilson Architecture, Barrett Communications, Point of View, Eyetech, Abbott MediSense.

September 1999 – June 2000 (10 months). Philadelphia area
Worked with designers, developers and clients to coordinate, design, develop, and deploy high-end online business solutions for B2B and B2C. Tools: Dreamweaver, PhotoShop, Fireworks, Drumbeat2000 (Javascript, ASP), Illustrator, Freehand, Flash, Visio Professional. Clients include; SmithKline Beecham, Independence Blue Cross, Electronic Payment Systems, PECO Energy, Pennsylvania Power & Light, Towers Perrin, RenuitNOW, Unique Photo, Morgan Lewis Bockius, CertainTeed, Comcast Corporation.

June 1997 – June 1999 (2 years 1 month). Philadelphia area: Created video for Broadcast, CDROM multimedia and Internet productions. Extensive Macromedia Director production and Lingo coding. 3D character animation and interactive interface design. Digital video effects. Cross platform hybrid CD-ROM development.

June 1995 – June 1997 (2 years 1 month) World Headquarters. Directed and managed multimedia communications and corporate events. Worked directly with senior executives. Evaluated outside vendors. Managed project specifications, budgets and schedules. Assisted with hands-on expertise during creative development process. Worked with Campbell's owned companies; Pepperidge Farm, Vlasic, Pace, Godiva, V8, Prego, Franco-American, Arnotts, Swanson.

 Philadelphia, PA area. Staff Illustrator creating publication and presentation material for medical and scientific departments. I Illustrated anatomical drawings for surgeons, patient education material and Lab diagrams for scientific journals. Hostory: Used Illustrator 88 and PixelPaintPro (PrePhotoshop).