professional experience

MARKETING MANAGER/MEDIA DESIGNER • Neuromechanical Innovations • Phoenix, AZ • 2013-Present
Team leader to deliver creative marketing solutions leveraging various mediums including web design and development, email blasts, CMS integration, copywriting, photography and videography to drive market growth.

Key Achievements:

• Reduced departmental costs by more than $150,000 in one year by streamlining and insourcing development activities.
• Conceptualized, designed and executed seasonal and holiday promotional advertising campaigns, generating over $200,000 in global annual sales.
• Maximized ongoing advertising campaigns with Infusionsoft CMS promotion codes to track, report and analyze campaign effectiveness.
• Implemented complete aesthetic and functionality redesign to print and web advertising including integration of YouTube™ video to marketing materials leading to an increase in visibility and sales.
• Developed online interactive solutions utilizing media, including webcam, digital signatures and form submissions to streamline customer contact, quality assurance and newsletter subscriptions

OWNER/MEDIA DESIGNER • State of the Art Media, LLC • 2001-Present
Established boutique multimedia firm offering marketing and web design, video production, and photography.

Key Achievements:

• Filmed and produced on-site videos for local businesses, leveraging beat cuts, titles, and graphics, delivering promotional collateral.
• Designed and produced in-store wall art collection for local fast food chain.
• Designed cloud-based, open source and HTML/CSS template responsive websites.

TECHNICAL COORDINATOR • Socious, Inc. • Mesa, AZ • 2011-2012
Served as Webmaster for 25,000 user group site, delivering graphic design for t-shirts, street banners, logos,photography and videography for conferences, and video production.

Key Achievements:

• Created marketing material including hanging banners, signage, t-shirts, and logos for company marathon event during a convention.
• Coordinated and organized resources and staff to conduct photo shoot for employees during a convention, eliminating need for extensive travel and expense to complete process.
• Shot and edited music video from convention sponsor’s musical performance.

WEB DESIGN CONSULTANT • GoDaddy, Inc. • Phoenix, AZ • 2010-2011
Collaborated with customers to design websites and marketing tools according to their goals and specificationsthrough a full range of products and services.

Key Achievements:

• Reduced inbound calls, improved response time and minimized refunds through website development.
• Recognized for delivering exemplary customer service as evidenced by 100% customer satisfactionsurveys and 93% QA rating.

GRAPHIC ARTS MANAGER • Pickford Escrow • Newport Beach, CA • 2010-2011
Successfully launched and managed company’s Graphic Design Department through development of best practices for department leadership and operations.

Key Achievements:

• Increased department productivity through use of software training, phone and onsite technical support.


Computer/Studio Graphic Design Certification • Platt College • Irvine, CA • 1992
Business/Film • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee • 1985
Business/Radio-TV-Film • University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, WI • 1984

Marketing Manager • Adobe CC2015 Suite • Web Design • Graphic Design • Infusionsoft CMS • Social Media Marketing • HTML5 and CSS Coding • Technical Support • Copywriting • Technical Writing • Screenplay Writing • Photography • Videography • Mac OSX/Windows 10 • IT Server & Email Management/CPanel/WHM