Creative designer with strong business and communication skills, extremely proficient with screen and print based applications. Strong planner and problem solver who readily adaptsmore...Creative designer with strong business and communication skills, extremely proficient with screen and print based applications. Strong planner and problem solver who readily adapts to change, can work independently and exceeds expectations leading a team. Able to juggle multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines without compromising quality.
Area Covered: From home only
Work Experience Summary: Most recent experience is included.
Howling Moon Games Ltd, Ontario, Canada Project Director • Jun 2008 • Mar 2010
Designed and led the implementation of game systems for a soon to be released title funded by Reflexive (part of the Amazon family of businesses). Duties included managing a team of twelve professionals while being creatively flexible and liaising with funders to ensure the project met lofty expectations and was complete within the production schedule.
’— Communicated effectively and efficiently with multiple individuals including executives of Reflexive. The highest level of communications enabled Howling Moon Games to move from a moderate scale studio to a leading casual game developer.
’— Operated as a backbone for all creative professionals to work from while guiding the primary project to its completion.
’— Designed and managed three other projects using short term contractors for Howling Moon Games while directing the core team and primary project.
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Education Summary: BA (Hons) Screen Based Design • 2.1 Attained (2002)
HND Graphic Design • Distinction Attained (2001)
GNVQ Advanced Information Technology • Merit Attained (1998)
Professional Video Development • Merit Attained (2004)