Core Strengths

 

Design Obsessed

I’m obsessed with grids, layouts, colour, and type. I spend hours on the web bookmarking designs I love. I believe that good design is not just beautiful, but also well-researched, effective and user-friendly. 

 

Industry Experience

I've worked on several websites and over a hundred mobile apps, with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses. I am a team player and can work well under pressure and tight deadlines.

 
 
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Visual & Technical Skills

I am proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch, with working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, XCode and Android Studio. I believe these skills contribute to the overall quality of my work.

 
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Marketing Background

I have a Marketing degree  and worked in Advertising and Social Media before I became a designer. I understand target markets, consumer behaviour, and the importance of user testing and research.  

 
 

 

work experience

 

UX/UI Designer & Production Design Lead

Eventbase Technology   |   June 2014 - May 2017

As a UI designer, I implemented client branding and optimized visual design for over a hundred mobile apps. On the UX side, I created wireframes for new product features based on research findings, followed by high-fidelity mockups and theming keys for the development team.

As Production Design Lead, I provided ongoing design reviews and design quality assurance for our app. I help set goals and priorities for the Production Design Team, and recruited and trained new designers.

 
 
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Project Manager & Social Media Consultant

October 17 Media   |   April 2012 - May 2014

My tasks included managing website design and development projects, social media consulting, community management, SEO and paid search, executing online contests and campaigns; and later, graphic design.

One of my top achievements was the production and execution of Future Shop's 30th Anniversary campaign in 2012. It generated 8400+ contest entries, 3600+ e-newsletter opt-ins, and 1100+ social shares in 14 days. I also executed and promoted Lougheed Town Centre's Facebook Holiday Promo in 2013, which produced 1200 new Facebook Likes in 1 month.

 
 

Account Executive

MRM/McCann Philippines   |   September 2010 - October 2011

I managed all digital marketing efforts of Coca-Cola Philippines, which included Coke Red, Sprite, Real Leaf Green Tea, and the Live Positively campaign. I prepared project timelines and budgets, organized and led meetings, gave client presentations, and monitored campaign performance.

In 2011, I helped secure a $1 million partnership with Coca-Cola, which allowed us to attain our 2010-2011 revenue commitments. l  also co-developed a Media Plan Template to improve campaign performance and budget tracking, resulting in higher productivity. 

 
 

 

education

 
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Emily Carr University of Art + DeSign

Certificate in Interaction Design Essentials

Completed March 2014

 
 
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University of British Columbia

Bachelor of Commerce, Business Marketing

Completed May 2010