Co-Owner, Director of Operations, 2005 - present
Integrated A/V equipment, setup live streams for IP cameras, repaired wireless networks, created custom programming and interfaces for wand and touch-screen remotes, and provided hands-on training (to clients and employees) for residential and commercial setups up to $50,000. //
Designed, produced, and implemented all marketing efforts for the organization, including logos, websites, flyers, brochures, postcards, business cards, and newspaper ads. //
Scheduled and managed teams (3-4 people) and inventory to ensure ongoing projects were prioritized and completed on time and efficiently. //
Drafted sales proposals for clients based on in-home consultations and evaluations of the clients' needs and budget before the sale, and provided troubleshooting and support via phone and in-home service calls after the installation. //
Attended dealer training events and vigorously researched the always-changing array of consumer electronics devices to stay on top of current trends. //
Generated invoices and collected payments from clients for services rendered.
Big Fish Marketing
Lead Designer/Developer, 2004 - 2005
Developed, coded, hosted, deployed, and maintained websites and HTML-based email marketing campaigns. //
Created designs, layouts, graphics, and drawings for marketing materials including brochures, postcards, flyers, business cards, web pages, and additional print or web-based advertising solutions. //
Managed creative direction of many projects and clients simultaneously under tight deadlines in a fast-paced, production-focused environment. //
Enhanced rapport with clients through consistent communication and accurate evaluation of current and future needs and desires.
Web/Graphic Designer, 2003 - 2004
Constructed and implemented websites and email marketing campaigns for the multi-family industry.
Marketing Director, 2002 - 2004
Prepared and produced all marketing materials, and coordinated distribution of advertisements throughout the Southeast.
University of South Carolina
Web Designer/Developer, 1999 - 2003
Designed and produced graphics and logos for websites within The University of South Carolina (e.g. www.sc.edu, vip.sc.edu, csd.sc.edu). //
Worked closely with University Webmaster to code, publish, and maintain common look-and-feel across divisions, colleges, and departments, while adhering to accessibility standards across all browsers and platforms.