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Hi I’m Luke, a hybrid designer & developer that conceptualize, produce, manage, and implement online interactive projects. Some say I have a keen yet stubborn eye for perfection.

Experience

FilmDemic, Ltd


Senior Interactive Developer
2011 - Now
  • Management of web/interactive department of agency, overseeing the creation and implementation of all interactive projects and campaigns
  • Oversight of estimates, timelines, project scope and deliverables specific to interactive projects
  • Creation and management of marketing campaigns across multiple channels, including broadcast, print and online

North Woods Advertising


Production and Interactive Development Manager
2008 - 2011
  • Led the online and production teams in planning, development and execution of interactive client campaigns, including project ui and ux, as well as campaign related digital assets
  • Worked with TV and Print departments in coordination and integration of project materials
  • Became lead coordinator of overall direction of the company's online presence, including redesign of company website, creation of company social media and online presence

North Woods Advertising


Advertising Program Internship
2007 - 2008
  • Managed all trafficking of agency spots, ensuring the timely delivery of instructions as well creative to their respective destinations
  • Worked with fellow interns on internal strategic consulting, including business plan & sales strategy development
  • Assisted in the coordination and development of current and potential agency client outreach and management

Education

University of Minnesota


College of Liberal Arts
2003 - 2007
  • B.A. in the field of Political Science, minor in Mass Communication from University's SJMC
  • Major GPA: 3.50, Cumulative GPA: 3.28
  • Relevant Coursework: Media Processes and Structures, Strategic Communications: Public Relations, New Media Culture, Information for Mass Communication, Mass Media & U.S. Society

Technical Skills

  • XHTML + HTML5

    9/10

    Strong to expert proficiency in Extensible HyperText Markup Language

  • Javascript + jQuery

    8/10

    Strong knowledge of the client site scripting language and it’s popular simplified libary jQuery

  • CSS + CSS3

    9/10

    Strong to expert proficieny in cascading style sheets and the newer modularization features and capabilities

  • PHP

    8/10

    Strong working knowledge of the server-side hypertext processing language, including imperative, and object-oriented paradigms

  • WordPress

    8/10

    Very strong knowledge and experience with the popular open source content management system, having developed numerous custom themes and plugins

  • MySQL

    6/10

    Average knowledge of the database management system and its use in web applications

Graphics/Media

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  • Sublime Text

    Strong to expert proficiency

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  • Bash/Terminal

    Average proficiency

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  • Photoshop

    Strong to expert proficiency

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  • Illustrator

    Above average proficiency

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  • After Effects

    Average proficiency

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  • Cinema 4D

    Average proficiency

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  • Final Cut Pro

    Above average proficiency

SDKs/APIs/Frameworks

Amazon EC2
Amazon S3
Amazon RDS
Bit.ly
Facebook
Facebook Payments
Facebook Graph
GitHub
Google AdSense
Google Analytics
PayPal
Twitter Bootstrap
Twitter Streaming
Foundation
960.gs
YouTube Data
YouTube Streaming
Zend
Zillow


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