Software & Development Skills

  • Linux / OS X / Windows
  • HTML
  • Perl
  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • Responsive Web Design
  • mysql
  • Drupal
  • Wordpress
  • CodeIgniter
  • Version Control (git/svn/cvs)
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Microsoft Office

Work Experience

Front End Developer, Tentpole Team
Scripps Networks Interactive, New York, NY

December 2012-Present

  • Perform front end development tasks for Scripps Networks “Tentpole” programs and digital events, including HGTV Dream Home, DIY Network’s Blog Cabin, and Food Network Star
  • Create and enhance “html5” versions of legacy Flash voting applications in collaboration with UX and visual designers
  • Perform time-sensitive, deadline-oriented front end development and testing for promotional sweepstakes
  • Construct custom html packages from Photoshop visual designs and UI wireframes
  • Support and troubleshoot performance and display issues on live “tentpole” properties and digital events
  • Collaborate closely with developers, managers and quality assurance engineers in an Agile environment
  • Provide level of effort estimates for individual sprints and technical guidance for long-term planning
  • Support Adobe Flash tour panoramas: publish updates, integrate sponsor assets, and maintain Omniture analytics
  • Integrate, deploy and troubleshoot vendor-supplied Flash assets
  • Ensure smooth integration of wysiwyg-constructed editorial packages into legacy Vignette cms.
  • Participate in after-hours on-call support rotation for site-wide front end engineering issues

Web Developer & Designer, Wall Street Source, New York, NY

June 2001-December 2012

  • Work with a small team to develop applications for subscription-based financial news website in a LAMP environment
  • Design and create front-facing sales and marketing websites for non-subscribers with simple php features
  • Design and develop subscriber-facing tools and applications
  • Build template-based custom html user interfaces in perl and javascript
  • Design html/javascript applications such as portfolio configuration wizards, json-driven newsfeeds, and settings widgets
  • Design and develop The Shark, a streaming news application, in Flash with Flash Media Server
  • Coordinate integration of AOL Instant Messenger tools and services into subscriber applications
  • Develop perl scripts to parse and extract data from electronic SEC filings
  • Manage junior developers and coordinate with outside contractors on projects
  • Design print and interactive marketing materials including brochures, tradeshow displays, and online product demos
  • Create Powerpoint decks for presentation to potential clients and business partners
  • Distribute code releases on production servers
  • Deploy commercial and open-source software on development and production environments
  • Maintain mysql master database and three slaves

Freelance Graphic Design and Web Developement, Various Locations

January 1997-Present
Clients Included...

  • Responsive Web Design, Javascript Development, LAMP Development, CodeIgniter
  • The Muse Marketing Group: Graphic Design, Web Design, Web Development, Site Maintenance, Drupal, Wordpress
  • Axioma, Inc: Drupal Development, Web Design, Site Maintenance, Document Layout, Print Design, Constant Contact emails
  • Brunetti, Donnelly & Gulczynski, LLC: Web Design, Site Maintenance, Document Layout, Print Design
  • Public Interest Network Services, Inc: Web Design
  • The Catalog For Giving of NYC: Web Design
  • Freedom House: Illustations
  • TVSM/TotalTV Online: Web Design

Graphic Designer/ Web Developer, Cybersites, New York, NY

September 1999-April 2001

  • Developed dynamically generated web sites for the VinesNetwork from the ground up.
  • Designed user interface and user workflow process
  • Built HTML templates
  • Designed web site graphics
  • Developed PHP to generate pages and interact with an Informix database
  • Created interactive presentations in Flash for executives to use in raising venture capital and forging partnership deals

Graphic Designer, CDKNet, New York, NY

July 1998-September 1999

  • Developed HTML graphic interfaces for browser-based multimedia CD-ROMs
  • Assisted in digitizing of video and audio for CDs
  • Designed print materials: packaging for CD-ROMs (label art and CD quicksleeves), promotional and marketing collateral
  • Designed graphics and coded HTML for company and client web sites

CD-ROM Producer, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY

February 1998-July 1998

  • Developed multimedia CD-ROMs based on medical seminars
  • Captured audio and video of seminars, scanning and retouched slides and other visual aids
  • Created interactive presentations in Macromedia Director


Bachelor of Arts. May 1995

Summa Cum Laude
Fordham University, Bronx, NY
American Studies & Communications

Certificate. December 1997

Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
Computer Graphic Design