Hydraulics & Fabrication Services, Inc.
Lead Multimedia Designer
Dec 2015 - Present
Lead marketing and multimedia strategy in line with company objectives. Overall responsibility for brand management and corporate identity and ensure brand messages are consistent. Managing all marketing for the company and activities within the marketing department.
Plan marketing and branding objectives with focus on inbound marketing efforts.
Prepare marketing strategies alongside other company executives and staff as well as oversee creation and delivery of marketing materials and lead all areas of content generation and production across all media platforms.
Design and develop print ads, publications, animations, and multimedia media as necessary. Develop/manage Search Engine Optimization and maintain company website.
Build and manage the company’s social media profiles and presence, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and additional channels that may be deemed relevant.
Sandbox Digital Arts, Inc. (Privately held company owned by Keith Kimble)
Oct 2013 - Present
Provides a wide range of multimedia services to a variety of clients and industries while interpreting the client's business needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose. Estimate time required to complete work and providing proposals and quotes for clients. Developed design briefs for comphrensive understanding of clients requirements. Consult clients on usage and best practices. Responsible for project deliverables from concept to delivery. Maintain close communication, planning, teamwork, and coordination with key participants to ensure project success.
The Art Institute of Houston
Adjunct professor (Part Time)
Apr 2013 - Sept 2013
Taught multiple areas of multimedia such as 3D modeling & animation, 2D motion graphics, Compositing & Post-production workflows such as green screen, motion tracking, video editing and production. Advised on variety methods and techniques for 3D modeling, animation, and general design principals, theories, and best practices. Developed all learning materials for class and student success such as daily projects, quizzes, tests, midterm, and finals.
Responsible for all aspects of class functions including student assignments, tests, grading, attendance, and participation.
Tietronix Software, Houston TX
3D Designer (Contract)
May 2012 - May 2013
Contract role to design 3D assets for various animations, simulations, and serious games. Performed low poly modeling to ensure optimal hardware performance for smooth play back. Utilized rendering, lighting, texturing to achieve overall look and feel for environment scenes. Worked closely with team for planning, project management and pipeline workflows to meet deadlines and milestones.
DiCentral Software, Houston TX
Oct 2011 - Aug 2013
Designed a wide range of multimedia to support company marketing goals such as interactive eLearning modules, image/video editing, and graphic design. Maintained company website daily updates via HTML/CSS and integrated new web content: Downloadable PDFs, video, images. Designed company marketing material such as product sheets, case studies, white papers, booth displays, packaging, and e-marketing.
Creative Art and Ink, Houston TX
Dec 2010 - Oct 2011
Volunteer role in helping establish the business as well as provide areas of expertise for graphic design, signmaking, and printing.
Lockheed Martin, Houston TX
Logistics, Engineering, Graphic/3D Design
Mar 2007 - Dec 2010
Performed radiation analysis on crew module for in-flight missions to ensure radiation shielding for crew members was at or below acceptable human radiation exposure for alotted missions. Performed lifecycle logistics analysis for Orion CEV (Crew Exploration Vehicle). Produced engineering CAD models and drawings for analysis and graphical illustrations. Created 3D exploded views and illustrated parts break down for various spacecraft parts and assemblies for integration into logistical support analysis documentation. Utilized CAD software in conjunction with Adobe products for project documentation design purposes.
United States Marine Corps, Camp Pendleton, CA
June 1993 - Dec 1996
Prepared, maintained payroll and entitlements for unit of 2,000 Marines. Performed research and analysis for pay during deployment, travel, relocation, promotion and combat missions.
National Defense Service Medal (1993)
Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal (1996)
Expert Rifle Marksman Awards (1993-1997)
Honorabe discharge (1996)