Strong conceptual skills
and attention to detail. Comfortable in fast paced deadline oriented
environments and collaborating with technology experts to bring designs
• Nearly nine years of professional experience in print and interactive
design and three years with Dow Jones on The Wall Street
Journal infographics department.
design consultant/liason between graphics dept. and
developing automated graphics for the
and specing new and existing graphics to
be automated and
seeing them through the production process.
history of corporate financial clients such as Nasdaq, Citibank,
Goldman Sachs, Benjamin Jacobson & Sons,
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage,
HSBC Insurance Services,
and programmed graphics job highlights: BMW
7-series promo site, Nasdaq’s
Super Montage instructional demo, Fiftyfive Design Associates
website, design and template creation for the Wall Street
Journal’s Money & Investing
statistical package and design of stand-alone automated infographics
such as the ‘Earnings cheat sheet’.
Information graphics designer/late graphics editor
The Wall Street Journal
October 2005 – Present
Research, design and produce information graphics for all print editions
of The Wall Street Journal as well as for wsj.com.
In addition to the
daily graphics team effort, responsible for all graphics needs
after the first edition.
Helped design and produce templates for the
redesign of Money & Investing markets statisical package. Continue
to serve as principle design consultant/liason between the graphics
the content providers and programmers developing automated graphics
for the paper. Design and create templates for new and existing automated
graphics and seeing them through the production process.
Freelance graphic designer/consultant
May 2003 – October 2005
Designed and or produced a range of work from identity and stationery
systems to company websites and promotional Flash pieces.
Variable role from design consultant in team environment to Flash production
artist to independent designer driving all job processes from design and production
to vendor relations and quality control.
Clients include Fiftyfive Design Associates, Ruderman Design, Rational Visual,
Home News Tribune, and artist Ann Tsubota.
FiftyFive Design Associates, Basking Ridge, NJ
October 2001 – May 2003
Reporting to design director, designed and or produced a range of print
and interactive projects including logos, stationery systems, brochures,
annual reports, websites,
and interactive presentations.
Functioned from initial concept development to final production including troubleshooting
and cross browser/platform testing for web jobs. Dealt with clients and production
Clients include D&B (Dun & Bradstreet), Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, HSBC
Insurance Services, Ortho-Clinical, and Hatteras Press.
Enockinteractive, New York, NY
October 1999 – October 2001
Reported to design director and project managers, worked with creative
team to develop print and interactive projects including identity and
stationery systems, websites, and interactive presentations.
Functioned from concept development to final production. Dealt with clients
Clients included BMW USA, Nasdaq, Citibank, Goldman Sachs, Benjamin Jacobson & Sons,
FreshDirect, The Par Group, JTA (Jewish Telegraph Agency), IFCE (International
Financial Center & Exchange), Primex Trading and TIAA-CREF Institute.
Independent ‘internship’ designer
Richard Kostelanetz, New York, NY
1997 – 1998
Designed and produced packaging for limited edition electro-acoustic
audio composition ‘America’s
Game’ for world-renowned artist Richard Kostelanetz.
Included silkscreened cardboard box with audio media label and booklet.
Five Finger Design Consortium, Newark, NJ
January 1996 – May 1996
Worked under instructor (design director) and select student design team
to design and produce Rutgers University and New Jersey Institute of
Technology print materials
including 1997 Rutgers student handbook.
InDesign, Quark XPress, Illustrator,
Photoshop/Image Ready, Flash MX, HTML (Dreamweaver), Microsoft Office
Mason Gross School of the Arts,
Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
B.F.A. Graphic Design 1998
Graduated with ‘high academic honors’
‘Excellence in the Arts’ award recipient 1998
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