Work

EVENT / PRODUCT MARKETING & COORDINATION - from concept through user experience
• Event organizing & marketing/social networking
• Management of creative teams, vendors, and client relationships
• Hands-on management of photo shoots and expert photo editing/retouching

EVENT ORGANIZING/ MARKETING
• Provide event planning, organizing and marketing assistance
• Produce event videos and photos (used as online educational and promotional tools)
• Orchestrate project facets with clients, management, sponsors and developers
• Develop and implemented a social media strategy to reach an array of target audiences
• Lead dynamic print and web-based media campaign

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
• Specialize in turning your IT, product concept into a successful project
• Expertise at each phase from A-to-Z including defining the product, establishing a project plan, finding the right team or outsourcing development efforts
• Branding and UI & UX, building a group of beta-users / early-adopters

ARTIST / DESIGNER / COPYWRITER
• Hands-on ability to manage and design all forms of creative deliverables, electronic and print/ traditional including art direction and photo shoots- my print-work and illustrations have been in Forbes, eWeek, MIT Technology Review, Chief Executive, Wired, and others.
• Professional copywriter: advertising, press releases, editing, digital and print
• Fine Art: multi-disciplinary works exhibited in museums, galleries, publications, etc.
• Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator
• Proficient with Flash, InDesign, ImageReady, QuarkXpress
• Experienced with Adobe Lightroom 5, Video Editor, PowerPoint, Form Z, 3D Studio Max
• Expert artist – rendering with conventional art tools and/or computer


ADDITIONAL SKILLS
• Deep understanding of each phase of IT Workflow
• Ability to grasp complex concepts and technologies quickly

Recent illustrations and design work appearing in the following publications:

eWeek, Forbes, CIO Insight, MIT Technology Review, Wired, PHP Architect magazine, Chief Executive, PM Network, Python Magazine, Baseline Magazine, Brooklyn Business Trends & Staten Island Business Trends, Zeek Summer Issue 2010, Zeek Fall Issue 2010, Jewish TV Network, Present Tense Magazine, Zeek Journal April 2012

My background in digital technology involves hands-on creative product/event management, photo editing, design, illustration,art direction and copywriting. I am a quick and eager learner, a team player and enjoy a high energy work environment.