Strategist & Designer
Client-focused professional with more than 10 years of problem-solving, design, sales, and management.
Technically diverse web and design expert with a noted history of deciphering and executing customer and team envisioned business web projects. Highly regarded in handling multiple deadline-based assignments concurrently while delivering each one on time. Broad knowledge of website build and design, project management, graphic design, and competition research and SEO implementation in development environments. Adept in all aspects of self-start business solution projects and executing discovery processes. Excellent abilities in leadership; able to maintain solid rapports with clientele while building on contracted services. A life-long student of web technologies and business strategies who keeps pace with advancements, standards, and current practices in the industry. Skilled in illustration, photography, video production, creating proposals, and contract negotiation, as well.
Problem Solving / Business Web Strategy / Client Relationship Management
Client Training and Support / Requirements Gathering / Website CMS Customization
Responsive Design and Testing / Online and Print Marketing Collateral
Mac OS, Windows, Ubuntu
Adobe Creative Suite, iWork, Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office Suite
Web Strategist & Designer (06/2010 – PRESENT)
VisionMule, Portland, OR
Manage full-service web agency engaged in creating, designing, integrating, and implementing websites as well as strategic planning for digital platforms. Other duties include producing print ads, flyers, posters, signage, and additional marketing tools, developing e-commerce stores, and defining Content and SEO strategies. Client relationship management, as well.
Web Designer & Client Relations (1/2008– 6/2010)
IndieBlitz, Portland, OR
Organized and directed branded webstores for independent filmmakers located throughout the world, with intent for both domestic and international sales. Specifically, customizing WordPress and WooCommerce websites, overseeing and negotiating film distribution contracts, processing digital film, and creating promotional materials, including print ads in magazines and video ads. Acquisitions and web development intensive.
Education, Service, and Training
Bachelor of Arts in Moving Image Arts, Concentration in Electronic Media
Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Volunteer Videographer/Editor – FlyingFocus Video Collective (2006 – 2008)
Recycling Program Organizer [Volunteer] – Santa Fe University of Art and Design (2000 – 2002)
Front-End Formations / Front-End Foundations
Front-End Development / UX and UI Design – Udemy (Ongoing)
Front-End Web Development – TeamTreehouse.com/jeffbugbee (Ongoing)