Summary
I am a multidisciplinary, creative and strategic Sr. Designer/Art Director with strengths in user-centric UI/UX design, visual design, brand development, and print design. 
My client list includes Stanford Law School, MIT Sloan Review, Bon Appétit, Macmillan, Citrix, Discovery Channel, Weatherbug, and Youth Speaks.
Thank you for taking the time to review my resume and portfolio.

Education
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Bachelor of Arts: Graphic Design
Bachelor of Arts: Photography

Experience

Daxko 
May 2019 - Present
Senior UX/UI Designer
Responsibilities: UI/UX for web/responsive/mobile. Visual design and styles for web/mobile and print. Lead design team and art direct mid and junior designers. Responsible for brand development of internal agency.
Clients: Houston YMCA, Camp Cullen, Club Automation, Zen Planner 

De-Meter Power Group
January 2016 – May 2018
Creative Director / Product Lead
As the lead creative for De-Meter I was in charge of the UX/UI and branding of the B2B distributed renewable energy software built for analyzing energy data and solar lending. I was also in charge of rebranding the company from the ground up including logo, website and online presence, and business collateral.

Letterbox Studios
February 2002 - Present
Creative Director
Responsibilities: Letterbox Studios is my freelance studio where I create a mulitutude of projects for clients ranging from Identity and Brand Creation, to Web Design and Development, Packaging Design, Print Collateral, and Copywriting and Editing. I have co-created with developers and junior designers to create a virtual team, working remotely together nationwide.
Clients: Blindfold Magazine, De-Meter Power Group, Farm Stay, Share The Stoke Foundation, Smart Foods, Robeks, Brandthropology, The Kapok Group

Modern Tribe
February 2013 - April 2015
Senior Interactive Designer
Responsibilities: Senior Designer for Modern Tribe. UI/UX for web/responsive/mobile. Visual design and styles for web/mobile and print. MT is an amazingly talented interactive agency that uses a team of contracted designers and developers to maximize efficiency, talent and workflow for their clientele.
Clients: Stanford Law School, MIT, Café Bon Appétit, MacMillan Publishing, Bon Appétit Management Company, YEAH TV, Irish News

Citrix Systems
February 2009 - February 2012
Senior Interactive Designer / Art Director
Responsibilities: Create and maintain a strong brand portfolio across all Citrix web properties including Citrix Corporate site, Citrix Summit branding and site, Citrix Synergy US and International sites, as well as online advertising and promotional materials. Art directed mid and junior level designers as well as helped build the in-house design team from the ground up.

Ion Interactive
October 2005 - February 2009
Senior Interactive Designer
Responsibilities: Created high-end websites and web marketing materials such as email marketing campaigns, post-click marketing landing experiences and mini-sites, banners, newsletters and more. Also, created ion branded marketing materials such as brochures, trade-show booths and interactive displays, as well as online marketing materials.
Clients: Citrix, American Greetings, Howard Johnson, Constellation Energy, New England Journal of Medicine, Bronto, X-Rite

WeatherBug
July 2003 - October 2005
Senior Interactive Designer
Responsibilities: Designed high profile projects that support the WeatherBug brand and family of products and services including: WeatherBug Application 6.0 (major redesign launch), WeatherBug online weather content rich site (major redesign launch), WeatherBug eStore site, WeatherBug Plus logo and brand identity, WeatherBug Plus software application retail box (currently in Best Buy, Circuit City, Amazon.com).

The New Media Group
October 2000 - July 2003
Senior Web Designer
Responsibilities: Created high-end web sites from concept to completion, including User Interface designs, storyboarding, color comps, and complete html build. Also, create Flash designs and actionscripting. Oversaw and art directed junior and mid-level graphic designers.
Clients: AOL, Time Warner, Discovery Channel, MCI Worldcom, Denver Broncos, Bulova, U.S. Forest Service

Skills
Over 20 years of web and print design experience. Experienced in leading design teams. Proficient in Photoshop, Sketch, Adobe XD, Invision, Illustrator, InDesign, and Balsamiq. Experience in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS and multiple CMS systems. Strengths in UI/UX, responsive web design, application design and branding.

Contact Info
561.797.3604  |  cmalson@letterboxstudios.com  |  www.letterboxstudios.com/resume

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